Photography By – Angela Heskett. Piano – Leslie Howard. Producer, Liner Notes – Paul Spicer. Viola – Paul Coletti.
Elegy (For Solo Viola). Composed By – Benjamin Britten. Composed By – Ralph Vaughan Williams. 3. Lullaby No 1. Composed By – Rebecca Clarke. 5. The Sussex Mummer's Christmas Carol. Composed By – Percy Grainger. 6. Arrival Platform Humlet (For Solo Viola).
Performer: Paul Coletti (viola), Leslie Howard (piano). Many British composers of the earlier part of the century found a special inspiration in the uniquely mellow tone of the viola, often encouraged in their endeavours by the remarkable playing of Lionel Tertis. In his first recital recording, Paul Coletti, who was born in Scotland but now lives in the USA, proves an eloquent advocate for music which is little known, but offers rewards in abundance. For example, the three contrasted pieces by Rebecca Clarke are real discoveries
Request an album send to friend. Leslie Howard, Paul Coletti. English Music For Viola - Paul Coletti, Leslie Howard (2001). Leslie Howard, Paul Coletti - English Music For Viola - Paul Coletti, Leslie Howard. 2. Ralph Vaughan Williams: Romance. Rebecca Clarke: Lullaby No. 1. 3:51. 4. Rebecca Clarke: Morpheus. Percy Grainger: The Sussex Mummers Christmas Carol. Percy Grainger: Arrival Platform Humlet For Solo Viola. 7. Arnold Bax: Legend. 8. Frank Bridge: Pensiero. 9. Frank Bridge: Allegro Appassionato. 10. Rebecca Clarke: Sonata - Impetuoso. 11. Rebecca Clarke: Sonata - Vivace. 12. Rebecca Clarke: Sonata - Adagio.
The Percy Grainger pieces cannot be considered great music, but are played faultlessly by Coletti, which is the mark of a true artist. The Vaughn-Williams Romance is simply beautiful, as are the remaining pieces on this outstanding CD. All are played with a beautiful sound, flawless intonation, and impeccable musicianship. Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958) Romance. Rebecca Clarke (1886-1979) Lullaby N. Morpheus. Percy Grainger (1882-1961) The Sussex Mummer's Christmas Carol Arrival Platform Humlet for solo viola. Arnold Bax (1883-1953) Legend. Frank Bridge (1879-1941) Pensiero Allegro appassionato. Rebecca Clarke - Viola Sonata. Performers: Paul Coletti, viola Leslie Howard, piano. EAC Log. Exact Audio Copy V. from 23. June 2015. EAC extraction logfile from 9. October 2016, 21:37.
English Music for Viola. Elegy, for solo viola. Paul Coletti, Leslie Howard. Romance for viola & piano. Ralph Vaughan Williams. Lullaby, for viola & piano. Morpheus, for viola & piano. Arrival Platform Humlet, for viola or massed violas (RMTB 7). Percy Grainger. Overview (current section). Viola Sonata: I. Impetuoso - Rebecca Clarke. Set track as current obsession. Viola Sonata: II. Vivace - Rebecca Clarke. Paul Coletti (viola), Leslie Howard (piano). Download all MP3 £. Download all FLAC £. Paul Coletti proves an eloquent advocate for music which is little known but offers rewards in abundanc. most stimulating programme which is performed with distinction by both artists’ (BBC Music Magazine Top 1000 CDs Guide). Exemplary performances one and all: a most distinguished recorded debut’ (Gramophone). This anthology of 20th-century music for viola and piano was a deserved inclusion in the BBC Music Magazine's 'Top 1000' CD guide. The Scottish-born Paul Coletti is a master of his instrument, and deploys an impressive range of colours.
Benjamin Britten: Elegy for solo viola. Rebecca Clarke: Lullaby N.
|1||–Benjamin Britten||Elegy (For Solo Viola)||7:09|
|2||–Ralph Vaughan Williams||Romance||5:40|
|5||–Percy Grainger||The Sussex Mummer's Christmas Carol||3:43|
|6||–Percy Grainger||Arrival Platform Humlet (For Solo Viola)||2:47|
|9||–Frank Bridge||Allegro Appassionato||2:09|
- Record Company – Hyperion Records Limited
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Hyperion Records Limited
- Copyright (c) – Hyperion Records Limited
- Published By – Faber Music
- Published By – Oxford University Press
- Published By – Schott & Co.
- Published By – G. Schirmer
- Published By – Stainer & Bell Ltd.
- Published By – Chappell Music
- Published By – Chester Music
- Glass Mastered At – Ablex
- Design – Terry Shannon
- Engineer [Recording Engineer] – Tyrggvi Tryggvason*
- Executive-Producer – Edward Perry, Joanna Gamble
- Illustration [Front Illustration: Landscape At Thirsk (c1912)] – Augustus John
- Photography By [Photograph Of Paul Coletti] – Angela Heskett
- Piano – Leslie Howard
- Producer [Recording Producer], Liner Notes – Paul Spicer
- Viola – Paul Coletti
Recorded on 21 22 23 September 1993
Front illustration: Landscape at Thirsk (c1912) by Augustus John. Leeds City Art Gallery.
℗ & © Hyperion Records Ltd., London, MCMXCIV
Made in England
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode (Scanned): 034571166872
- Barcode (Entered): 0 34571 16687 2
- SPARS Code: DDD
- Label Code: LC 7533
- Matrix / Runout: ABLEX 80219 CDA66687 @ 4
- Mould SID Code: IFPI 7301