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Genre: Classical
Performer: Sir William Walton
Album: Belshazzar's Feast / Improvisations On An Impromptu Of Benjamin Britten
Country: UK
Released: 1972
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Belshazzar's Feast is a cantata by the English composer William Walton. It was first performed at the Leeds Festival on 8 October 1931, with the baritone Dennis Noble, the London Symphony Orchestra and the Leeds Festival Chorus, conducted by Malcolm Sargent. The work has remained one of Walton's most celebrated compositions. Osbert Sitwell selected the text from the Bible, primarily the Book of Daniel, and Psalm 137. The work is dedicated to Walton's friend and benefactor Lord Berners.

A1. Belshazzar's Feast. B1. Improvisations On An Impromptu Of Benjamin Britten. Bass Vocals – John Shirley-Quirk. Choir – London Symphony Chorus. Conductor – André Previn. Orchestra – The London Symphony Orchestra. Textured gatefold sleeve. Yellow angel is first label. Other Versions (4 of 4) View All. Cat.Belshazzar's Feast ‎(2xLP, Album, Ltd, RM, gat). Wilson Audiophile, EMI. WEMI-0001.

Album: Walton - Choral & Orchestral Works, William Walton Symphonies & Concertos. Walton - Choral & Orchestral Works: Best 2 songs. John Shirley-Quirk, London Symphony Chorus (Lsc), London Symphony Orchestra, Уильям Уолтон - Belshazzar's Feast: Thus in Babylon the mighty city 03:24. London Symphony Orchestra, Уильям Уолтон - Portsmouth Point 05:36. Album: Walton - Choral & Orchestral Works. London Symphony Orchestra, Уильям Уолтон: best 2 tracks. London Symphony Orchestra, Luciano Pavarotti, Luciano Pavarotti and the London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge, Джузеппе Верди - "La donna è mobile" Popular Classics, 2007 02:20.

Improvisations on an Impromptu of Benjamin Britten. Improvisations on an Impromptu of Benjamin Britten is an orchestral piece by William Walton. It was first performed by the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Josef Krips, on 14 January 1970. Its European premiere was at Benjamin Britten's Aldeburgh Festival in June of that year. The work has subsequently been recorded for commercial release.

Belshazzar's Feast, for baritone, double chorus & orchestra. 1. Thus spake Isaiah. Improvisations on an Impromptu of Benjamin Britten, for orchestra. London Symphony Orchestra & Chorus, André Previn, John Shirley-Quirk.

William Walton (1902 - 1983): Improvisations on an Impromptu of Benjamin Britten, C82: 1Improvisations on an Impromptu of Benjamin Britten, C82: I. Theme - I. Malcolm Hayes, BBC Music Magazine). Paul records exclusively for Chandos Records, with recent releases including Britten’s Cello Symphony, the Walton, Delius, Elgar and Lutoslawski concertos, Mendelssohn’s music for cello and piano, and an ongoing series of British sonatas with his brother, Huw Watkins. In 2014, Paul was appointed Artistic Director of the Great Lakes Chamber Music Festival. Conductor's score and parts on hire. Composer Information. William Walton (1902-1983). Sir William Walton was born in Oldham, Lancashire in 1902, the son of a choirmaster and a singing-teacher. Less than ten years later, Osbert prepared the text of another masterwork, Belshazzar's Feast. From 1922 to 1927 Walton began to spend an increasing amount of time abroad, notably in Switzerland and Italy. The war years were devoted mainly to writing film and ballet scores and he became established as amongst the greatest composers for the screen. The William Walton Trust.

Allegro moderato 07. Disc 3 (10, 1:17:20). Belshazzar's Feast - III. Thus in Babylon, the mighty city - Allegro molto 04. Belshazzar's Feast - IV. And in that same hour as they feasted - Quasi recitativo 05. Belshazzar's Feast - V. Then sing aloud to God our strength - Lento - Allegro giocoso 06. Belshazzar's Feast - VI. Then sing aloud to God our strength - Allegro 07.

Tracklist

A1 Belshazzar's Feast
B1 Improvisations On An Impromptu Of Benjamin Britten

Credits

  • Bass Vocals – John Shirley-Quirk
  • Choir – London Symphony Chorus
  • Conductor – André Previn
  • Orchestra – The London Symphony Orchestra

Notes

Textured gatefold sleeve. Yellow angel is first label.
TAS list.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SAN 324, SAN. 324, 1E 065 ○ 02330 Sir William Walton, André Previn Sir William Walton, André Previn - Belshazzar's Feast ‎(LP, gat) His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice SAN 324, SAN. 324, 1E 065 ○ 02330 UK 1972
WEMI-0001 Sir William Walton Belshazzar's Feast ‎(2xLP, Album, Ltd, RM, gat) Wilson Audiophile, EMI WEMI-0001 US 1994
SAN 324 Sir William Walton / London Symphony Orchestra* / André Previn Sir William Walton / London Symphony Orchestra* / André Previn - Belshazzar's Feast / Improvisations On An Impromptu Of Benjamin Britten ‎(LP) EMI SAN 324 UK 1972
S-36861 Sir William Walton / London Symphony Orchestra* / André Previn Sir William Walton / London Symphony Orchestra* / André Previn - Belshazzar's Feast / Improvisations On An Impromptu Of Benjamin Britten ‎(LP, Album) Angel Records S-36861 US 1972
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