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Bantock: Hebridean Symphony; Celtic Symphony; The Witch of Atlas; The Sea Reivers ()

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Bantock: Hebridean Symphony; Celtic Symphony; The Witch of Atlas; The Sea Reivers - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; Vernon Handley (conductor)
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  1. A Celtic Symphony, for string orchestra & 6 harps
  2. The Witch of Atlas (Tone Poem for Orchestra, No. 5)
  3. The Sea Reivers, Hebridean Sea Poem, No. 2
  4. Hebridean Symphony
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It was the release of this disc in 1990 that began the miniscule Bantock revival of the later years of the twentieth century. How could it not? With Bantock's Celtic Symphony from 1940 scored for full string orchestra plus a lush six harps performed with voluptuous sentimentality by Vernon Handley and the Royal Philharmonic and recorded in luxurious luminosity by Hyperion starting the program, the disc was an instant favorite with both sterophiles and Anglophiles. And the sensuous and demonic The Witch of Atlas, the ...

Bantock: Hebridean Symphony; Celtic Symphony; The Witch of Atlas; The Sea Reivers 1993, Hyperion

UPC: 034571164502

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