Charles Williams (8 May – 7 September ) was a British composer and conductor, contributing music to over 50 films. While his career ran from through , much of his work came to the big screen as stock music and was therefore uncredited. Throughout his music an uneasy undercurrent of impending tragedy runs under the fantastically crafted, cosmopolitan surface, and this is what gives his remarkably consistent output its unquestionable vitality, tension and strength. This disc is worthy of the highest recommendation. David Owen Norris (piano), BBC Concert Orchestra; Barry Wordsworth. BBC Concert Orchestra, John Wilson This is the first CD devoted to [Collins's] own highly enjoyable music His most famous piece of all is the disarmingly simple Vanity Fair. First performed in , this is the composition he — Penguin Guide, edition More.
Buy The Music of Charles Williams, including Devil's Galop, Jealous Lover, High Adventure by Roderick Elms, BBC Concert Orchestra, Barry Wordsworth from Amazon's Classical Music Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(6). BBC Concert Orchestra CD discography Leroy Anderson etched out his own unique place in American music - a composer rigorously trained in the classical tradition whose records topped the pop charts, a meticulous arranger of music whose . BBC Concert Orchestra, Gavin Sutherland There’s more than a hint of The Dambusters in Wood’s (much earlier) Festival March, which opens this set of mostly unrecorded – and wonderfully British – orchestral suites. The BBC Concert Orchestra’s rousing performance is just one of 24 treasures that make up this first class compilation. Charles Williams was born Isaac Cozerbreit in London’s East End, the son of an itinerant synagogue cantor who, as an operatic and choral soloist, performed under the name of ‘Charles Williams’. The Classical Net web site offers a comprehensive collection of information and news on classical music subjects including articles and CD reviews, composers and their music, the basic repertoire, recommended recordings and a CD buying guide. The site now features over files of information including thousands of CD, Book, Concert, DVD and Blu-ray reviews and . Editors' Notes If you want to savor the unique musical—and social—phenomenon that is the Last Night of the Proms for more than one evening in September, here’s just the thing. Conducted by Barry Wordsworth, the BBC Concert Orchestra give us all the traditional pops, including Elgar’s “Pomp and Circumstance” March No. 4, Henry Wood’s “Fantasia on British Sea Songs,” “Rule.
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