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Author Davies, Peter Maxwell, 1934-2016.

Title Mavis in Las Vegas [sound recording] / Peter Maxwell Davies.

Imprint [London] : Collins Classics, p1998.

Call No.CD 295
LocationMoore Audio CD

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Audio CD  CD 295    Available  ---
 Talbott Media  CD 7758    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 000528 001303 001916 001937 001259
Note The 2nd work is in variation form; the 5th work depicts a wedding on the Orkney island of Hoy.
Performer James Clark, violin (in the 4th work); George MacIlwham, bagpipes (in the 5th work); BBC Philharmonic (1st-2nd works); Scottish Chamber Orchestra (3rd-4th works); Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (5th work); Peter Maxwell Davies, conductor.
Note Eds. recorded: Boosey & Hawkes (1st and 5th works); Chester Music (2nd and 4th works); Schott & Co. (3rd work).
Compact disc.
Program notes by John Mauceri, Stephen Pruslin, and the composer in English with French and German translations (15 p.) in container.
Contents Ojai Festival overture (5:28) -- Mavis in Las Vegas (13:03) -- CarolĂ­sima : serenade for chamber orchestra (19:16) -- A spell for green corn : the MacDonald dances (19:37) -- An Orkney wedding, with sunrise (12:59).
Genre/Form Overtures.
Subject Ojai (Calif.) -- Songs and music.
Variations (Orchestra)
Las Vegas (Nev.) -- Songs and music.
Chamber orchestra music.
Violin with orchestra.
Genre/Form Sound recordings.
Subject Orkney (Scotland) -- Songs and music.
Hoy Island (Scotland) -- Songs and music.
Added Author Clark, James (Violinist) Performer.
MacIlwham, George. Performer.
Davies, Peter Maxwell, 1934-2016. Conductor.
Davies, Peter Maxwell, 1934-2016. Ojai Festival overture.
Davies, Peter Maxwell, 1934-2016. Mavis in Las Vegas.
Davies, Peter Maxwell, 1934-2016. CarolĂ­sima.
Davies, Peter Maxwell, 1934-2016. Spell for green corn.
Davies, Peter Maxwell, 1934-2016. Orkney wedding, with sunrise.
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra. Performer.
Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Performer.
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Performer.
Added Title Orchestra music. Selections
MacDonald dances.
Music No. 15242 Collins Classics