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Author Brain, Dennis, 1921-1957. Instrumentalist.

Title Brain [sound recording].

Imprint [London] : BBC, p2001.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    F BEET SEX-81b B66CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital, mono. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series BBC legends
Note The 3rd work originally for 2 oboes, 2 horns, and 2 bassoons; arr. for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn, bassoon, and piano by Anthony Baines.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Gareth Morris in English with French and German translations (15 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Contents Sextet in E flat major for string quartet and 2 horns, op. 81b / Ludwig van Beethoven (15:00) -- Auf dem Strom : op. post. 119, D943 for voice, horn and piano / Franz Schubert ; text: Ludwig Rellstab (8:18) -- Divertimento no. 14 in B flat major for 2 oboes, 2 horns and 2 bassoons, K270 / Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (9:00) -- Concerto for horn and orchestra no. 1 in D major, Hob. VIId:3 / Joseph Haydn (15:00) -- Arioso and scherzo for horn, violin, 2 violas and cello / Arnold Cooke (9:00) -- Trois pièces brèves : for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon / Jacques Ibert (8:00) -- La cheminée du roi René : op. 205 : suite for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon / Darius Milhaud (13:00) -- The early horn : Dennis Brain demonstrates the sounds and playing techniques of different horns (4:03).
Performer Dennis Brain, horn, with: Peter Pears, tenor (2nd work) ; Alan Civil, horn (1st work) ; Noel Mewton-Wood (2nd work), George Malcolm (3rd work), piano ; Marjorie Lempfert, viola (5th work) ; English String Quartet (1st work) ; Dennis Brain Wind Quintet (3rd, 6th, 7th works) ; BBC Midland Orchestra, Leo Wurmser, conductor (4th work) ; Carter String Trio (5th work).
Event Recorded at BBC Studios, Jan. 28, 1953 (2nd work), June 22, 1955 (7th work), Jan. 21, 1957 (4th work), Feb 18, 1957 (1st work), Mar. 1, 1957 (5th work), and July 22, 1957 (3rd, 6th works). Dennis Brain's discussion of The early horn recorded July 23, 1955.
Language The 2nd work sung in German.
Subject Chamber music.
Songs (High voice) with instrumental ensemble.
Suites (Piano, bassoon, clarinet, flute, horn, oboe), Arranged.
Concertos (Horn)
Added Author Pears, Peter, voc 1910-1986
Civil, Alan. Instrumentalist.
Mewton-Wood, Noel, 1922-1953. Instrumentalist.
Malcolm, George, 1917-1997- Instrumentalist.
Lempfert, Marjorie, 1921-1992. Instrumentalist.
Wurmser, Leo. Conductor.
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Sextets, horns (2), violins (2), viola, cello, op. 81b, E♭ major.
Schubert, Franz, 1797-1828. Auf dem Strom.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791. Divertimenti, K. 270, B♭ major; arr.
Haydn, Joseph, 1732-1809. Concertos, horn, orchestra, H. VIId, 3, D major.
Cooke, Arnold. Arioso and scherzo, horn, strings.
Ibert, Jacques, 1890-1962. Pièces brèves.
Milhaud, Darius, 1892-1974. Cheminée du roi René.
English String Quartet. Performer.
Dennis Brain Wind Quintet. Performer.
BBC Midland Orchestra. Performer.
Carter String Trio. Performer.
Standard No. 684911406627
Music No. BBCL 4066-2 BBC

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