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The first was released on LP by Pye in (TPLS ). The present work was coupled with John McCabe’s Symphony [No.1] (Elegy) op () and Adrian Cruft’s Divertimento for String Orchestra, op. 43 (). The London Philharmonic Orchestra was conducted by John Snashall. Fortunately, the Leighton piece has been uploaded to.
Scored for very large orchestra, the piece develops layers of texture and sonority of overwhelming richness. Also appearing here is the London Philharmonic Orchestra led by John Snashall performing McCabe's First Symphony in its only recording to date; a work of striking emotional directness and explosive energy.
Conducting. The Philharmonia's Principal Conductor, Esa-Pekka Salonen, guides us through the intricate and subtle art of musical conducting, telling us that every orchestra is different and that sometimes an orange comes in handy!
Jun 21, · Conducting a classical orchestra for the first time: 'the more power I assumed the happier they got' Each month, we challenge someone to face their fears. This time, a music journalist takes up Author: Sophie Heawood.