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20th CENTURY
CONCERTI

(2002)


ASV CD DCA 1126 s
Format: CD Foundation Philharmonic Orchestra
Total Playing Time: 68:33 Conductor: David Snell
Date: March 20, 2002 Executive Producer: Sir George Martin
Cat. No. CP7-106 Various Solo Artists

incl. TUBA CONCERTO by JOHN WILLIAMS


Track Listing

1. Tuba Concerto (1985)

(19:59)
Composed by John Williams (b. 1932)
Marc Easener - tuba

2. - 4. Harp Concertino (1928)

Composed by Germaine Tailleferre (1892-1983)
2. First Movement: Allegretto (8:45)
3. Second Movement: Lento (3:47)
4. Thrid Movement: Rondo (5:39)
Gabriella Dall'olio - harp

5. Saxophone Concerto (1949)

(18:23)
Composed by Henri Tomasi (1901-1971)
Duncan Ashby - saxophone

6. Xylophone Concertino (1965)

(11.30)
Composed by Toshiro Mayuzumi (1929-1997)
Joanne May - xylophone


JOHN WILLIAMS was music director of the Boston Pops Orchestra
for 14 seasons and composed the Tuba Concerto for their 100th anniversary.
The Concerto was premiered by the principal tuba player, Chester Schmitz,
to whom it is dedicated, on May 8 1985 with the composer conducting.




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