Thursday, 9 August 2018

Welsh Orchestral Music Playlist

WELSH ORCHESTRAL MUSIC PLAYLIST



A non-exclusive playlist compiled from free online sources. There are many more composers and works which are unrecorded (I have excluded computer realisations from this list) - if I have omitted anyone, please accept my apologies and message me with links to recordings.

Web links:

Composers of Wales
Curiad
Cwmni Gwynn
Oriana Publications
SAIN
Ty Cerdd
Welsh Music Guild



ALUN HODDINOTT [1929 – 2008]


Badger in the Bag                                        
Clarinet Concerto No.2                                
Concerto for Orchestra                              
Concerto Grosso No.1                              
Concerto Grosso No.2                                
Doubles                                                        
Dragonfire                                                   
Euphonium Concerto (1)                          
Euphonium Concerto (2)                              
Euphonium Concerto (3)                              
Euphonium Concerto (4)                              
Fioriture                                                            
Four Welsh Dances                                        
Harp Concerto                                                
Horn Concerto                                               
Investiture Dances                                         
La Serenissima, Images of Venice              
Landscapes                                                    
Lanterne des Morts                                       
Lizard, Concerto for Orchestra                   
Noctis Equi                                                       
Nocturnes & Cadenzas                                 
Organ Concerto                                              
Overture – Jack Straw                                   
Scena for Strings                                            
Scenes from The Trumpet Major              
Sinfonietta No.2                                             
Star Children                                                    
Symphony No.4                                             
Symphony No.5                                             
Symphony No.6                                             
Symphony No.7                                             
Symphony No.8                                             
Symphony No.9                                             
Symphony No.10                                           
Taliesin                                                             
The Heaventree of Stars                              
Variation on “Braint”                                    
Viola Concertino                                            
Welsh Dances Suite No.1                            
Welsh Dances Suite No.2                            


ARWEL HUGHES [1909 – 1988]


Anatiomaros                                                    
Fantasia in A minor                                        
Legend: Owain Glyndwr                               
Overture: Serch yw’r Doctor                       
Prelude to the opera Menna                                          
Prelude                                                             
Suite (1)                                                            
Suite (2) (Cambrian Serenade)                    
Suite (3)                                                            


BEN LUNN [b.1990]


Abiding in Fire                                                 
Abiding in Sound                                            
Accordion Concerto ‘Mandala’                   
A Letter to a Dying Man                               
Sangye                                                              
Solvognen                                                        
Symphony No.3                                             
                                            

BRIAN NOYES [b.1949]


Points of Decision                                        
Shadows of Memory                                     


CEIRI TORJUSSEN [b.1976]


Blodeuwedd (extract)                                   
Momentum                                                      


CHARLIE BARBER [b.1949]


Michelangelo Sketches                                 
Shut Up and Dance                                        


CHRISTIAN MORRIS [b.1974]


Lyra Davidica                                                   


CHRISTOPHER PAINTER [b. 1962]


Bugles Sang                                                    
Furnace of Colours                                                                          
Invisible Cities                                                 
Symphony No.3                                             
…the brightness of snow                              
Vanishing Light                                              






DANIEL JONES [1912 – 1993]


Capriccio for flute, harp & strings              
Cello Concerto                                                
Overture: Ieunctid                                          
Overture: Orpheus & Bacchus                    
Salute to Dylan Thomas                              
Sinfonietta No.1                                             
Symphony No.2                                             
Symphony No.3                                             
Symphony No.4                                             
Symphony No.5                                             
Symphony No.9                                             
Symphony No.10                                           
Symphony No.11                                           
Symphony No.12                                           
Symphony No.13                                           
The Cloud Messenger                                   
Variation on Braint                                        
Violin Concerto                                              

DAVID WYNNE [1900 -1983]

              
Symphony No.3                                             


ELOISE GYNN [b.1985]


Sakura                                                               


GARETH GLYN [b.1951] 


Gwyl Mabsant                                                 
Gododdin                                                         
Legend of the Lake                                        
A Snowdon Overture                                     
Symphony                                                        
Anglesey Seascapes                                       
Trumpet Concerto                                         


GARETH OLUBUNMI HUGHES [b.1985]


Human Visions #2 – Civilisations                


GARETH WALTERS [1928 – 2012]


Divertimento for Strings (1)                        
Divertimento for Strings (2)                        
Divertimento for Strings (3)                        
Divertimento for Strings (4)                        
Divertimento for Strings (5)                        


GARETH WOOD [b.1950]


Concerto for Tuba                                          


GRACE WILLIAMS [1906 – 1977]


Elegy                                                                       
Fantasia on Welsh Nursery Tunes                                    
Penillion                                                            
Sea Sketches (1 – High Wind)                      
Sea Sketches (2 – Sailing Song)                   
Sea Sketches (3 – Channel Sirens)               
Sea Sketches (4 – Breakers)                         
Sinfonia Concertante                                    
Symphony No.2                                             
Variation on Braint                                               
Violin Concerto                                              
                                         

GUTO PUW [b.1972]


Hologram                                                                                                     
Oboe Concerto (1)                                         
Oboe Concerto (2)                                         
Oboe Concerto (3)                                         
Oboe Concerto (4)                                         
Oboe Concerto (5)                                         
‘...ont agoraf y drws…’                                  
Reservoirs                                                       
Violin Concerto (1)                                         
Violin Concerto (2)                                         


HILARY TANN [b.1947]


          
From the Feather to the Mountain                                                       
Here, the Cliffs                                                      
Shakkei                                                             
                         

HUW WATKINS [b.1976]


Cello Concerto                                               
Violin Concerto                                              


JOHN METCALF [b.1946]


Cello Symphony (1)                                       
Cello Symphony (2)                                       
Cello Symphony (3)                                               
In Time of Daffodils (1)                                 
In Time of Daffodils (2)                               
In Time of Daffodils (3)                                 
In Time of Daffodils (4)                                 
In Time of Daffodils (5)                                 
In Time of Daffodils (6)                                 
In Time of Daffodils (7)                                 
Mapping Wales (1)                                        
Mapping Wales (2)                                        
Mapping Wales (3)                                        
Mapping Wales (4)                                        
Mapping Wales (5)                                        
Paradise Haunts…                                          
Three Mobiles (1)                                          
Three Mobiles (2)                                          
Three Mobiles (3)                                        
                                 

JOHN HARDY [b.1957]


Blue Letters from Tanganyika (1)               
Blue Letters from Tanganyika (2)               
Blue Letters from Tanganyika (3)               
Blue Letters from Tanganyika (4)               


JOHN REA


Illuminare                                                         


JOSEPH DAVIES [b.1987]


Byzantium                                                        
Rigaudon                                                          
The Shortest Day                                           


KARL JENKINS [b.1944]

                                                             
Euphonium Concerto (1)                              
Euphonium Concerto (2)                              
Euphonium Concerto (3)                              
                           

LYNNE PLOWMAN [b.1969]


Catching Shadows                                          
Cries Like Silence                                            


MARK BOWDEN [b.1979]


Heartland                                                         
Lyra                                                                   
The Dawn Halts                                              
Tirlun                                                                 
A Violence of Gifts                                         


MAX CHARLES DAVIES [b.1981]


A (very British) Summer Prayer                  
Cells and Sanctuaries                                    
Moving Hues                                                   
The Mysterious Kiss                                      


MAJA PALSER [b.1984]


Udon                                                                 
                                                            

MERVYN BURTCH [1929 – 2015]


The First Dragon                                            
                                            

MICHAEL PARKIN
              

Srebrenica                                                        


MORFYDD OWEN [1891 – 1918]


Nocturne                                                          
Threnody                                                         J


NATHAN JAMES DEARDEN [b.1992]


Hafan                                                                


PAUL MEALOR [b.1974]


Symphony No.2                                             


PETER REYNOLDS [1958 – 2016]


Canons for the Longest Day                        

RHIAN SAMUEL [b.1944]


Clytemnestra (Movement 2)                    
Dances of the Stream                                   


RICHARD ELFYN JONES [b.1944]
              

Brangwyn Festival Overture                        


SARAH LIANE LEWIS [b.1988]


Chiaroscuro                                                     


WILLIAM MATHIAS [1934 – 1992]


Celtic Dances                                                  
Concerto for Clarinet                                    
Concerto for Harp                                          
Dance Overture                                              
Flute Concerto                                                
Harpsichord Concerto                                  
Helios                                                                
In Arcadia                                                         
Invocation & Dance                                       
Laudi                                                                 
Oboe Concerto (1)                                         
Oboe Concerto (2)                                         
Oboe Concerto (3)                                         
Piano Concerto No.1                                     
Piano Concerto No.2 (1)                               
Piano Concerto No.2 (2)                               
Piano Concerto No.2 (3)                               
Piano Concerto No.2 (4)                               
Piano Concerto No.3                                     
Requiescat                                                       
Sinfonietta                                                       
Symphony No.1                                             
Symphony No.2 (1)                                        
Symphony No.2 (2)                                        
Symphony No.2 (3)                                        
Symphony No.3 (1)                                        
Symphony No.3 (2)                                        
Symphony No.3 (3)                                        
Violin Concerto