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POPS BRITANNIA

(1989)


Philips D 115468 Conducted by John Williams
Format: CD-R (Thanks to Daniel Chan!)
Total Playing Time: 64:57 The Boston Pops Orchestra
Date: Dec 15, 2003
Cat. No. CO35-185 Recorded  in Boston 1980 - 1987.

T H E  B O S T O N  P O P S   O R C H E S T R A


Track Listing

Sir William Walton (1902-1983)
1. Orb and Sceptre (6:50)

Frederick Delius (1862-1934)
2. Brigg Fair (15:47)

Traditional (arr. Percy Aldridge Grainger)
3. Irish Tune from County Derry (Danny Boy) (3:45)

Percy Aldridge Grainger (1882-1961)
4. Molly on the Shore (4:22)

Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)/adapted by Ralph Greaves
5. Fantasia on Greensleeves (4:35)
    (Leone Buyse, flute)

Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (*1934)
6. An Orkney Wedding, with Sunrise (14:00)
    (Max Hobart, violin, Nancy Crutcher Tunnicliffe, solo bagpipes)

John Williams (*1932)
Jane Eyre Suite
7.  I. At Lowood (4:16)
8.  II. To Thornfield (3:02)
9.  III. The Return (6:06)

Traditional (arr. P. Hollenbeck)
10.  Scotland the Brave (2:00)
      (Bay State Pipes and Drums)

Recorded in Symphony Hall, Boston in 1987
except Track 1 (1980) and Track 5 (1986).









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