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Maxwell Davies: Suites



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All the works on this recording have connections with the stage or theatre. The two suites are derived from scores that Maxwell Davies wrote for films by Ken Russell and could not be more different. The Boyfriend, based on a 1954 musical by Sandy Wilson, introduces a large dance band and period motifs to great effect, while dramatic extremes depicting the film's themes of corruption, exorcism and execution within a medieval religious setting are explored in The Devils. Seven in Nomine evokes Maxwell Davies' interest in medieval plainsong. The composer himself plays two of his most 8.572408 popular piano pieces with their memorable evocations of Orkney landmarks.
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Item number 8572408
Barcode 747313240876
Release date 03/03/2014
Category 20th Century
Label Naxos Classics
Media type CD
Number of units 1
Performers
Composers Davies, Peter Maxwell
Conductors Cleobury, Nicholas
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