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WALTON: Symphony No. 2 / Viola Concerto



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The first in the complete Walton symphonic cycle to appear on Naxos. It features the most exciting young British conductor, Paul Daniel, who has just been named in the prestigious position of Musical Director of English National Opera.



It also introduces to the label the 'young' English Northern Philharmonia. Formed eighteen years ago, it has now established itself as one of the finest orchestras in Europe, its virtuosity bringing unlimited praise for their brilliant concert performances.



The series of recordings is presented with the assistance of the Walton Trust, and this disc features one of Scandinavia's most talked about musicians, the great Lars Anders Tomter, in Walton's gorgeous Viola Concerto.



This quite spectacular recording captures the multitude of orchestral colours in the effervescent Johannesburg Festival Overtures and the Second Symphony.

Facts
Item number 8553402
Barcode 730099440226
Release date 12/01/1999
Category 20th Century
Label Naxos Classics
Media type CD
Number of units 1
Performers
Composers Walton, William
Walton, William
Conductors Daniel, Paul
Daniel, Paul
Orchestras English Northern Philharmonia
English Northern Philharmonia
Producers Myers, Paul
Myers, Paul
Disc: 1
Symphony No. 2
1 Presto capriccioso
2 Andante comodo - con spirito
3 Vivo, con molto preciso
4 Allegro moderato
5 Allegro molto
6 Lento assai
7 Passacaglia: Tema - Risoluto
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