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 A Poem of Dancing CD cover - click to enlarge
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Timothy Salter
Jessica Townsend clarinet, The Ionian Singers , Timothy Salter conductor
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USK 1229CDS
Timothy Salter's paean to dancing, a setting of verses by the sixteenth century poet Sir John Davies. A richly dramatic performance conducted by the composer.
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Timothy Salter
Ensemble na Mara
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USK 1228CDS
The winners of the Royal Overseas League Ensemble prize give a highly-charged, compelling performance of this fine new work, which they commissioned in 2006.
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66 miniatures for solo piano: an international collection
Thalia Myers piano
Adeline Wong, Alejandro  Guarello, Alejandro  Viñao, Alexandre  Lunsqui, Alun Hoddinott, Ananda  Sukarlan, Andrew  Toovey, Aulis  Sallinen, Barry Conyngham, Beat  Furrer & others
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USK 1227CDD
66 newly-commissioned international miniatures. This release, produced in association with the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music, coincides with the publication of the fourth volume in the outstanding Spectrum series.
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contemporary music for violin and piano
Alexandra Wood violin, Huw Watkins piano
Colin Matthews, Daniel  Giorgetti, Helen Grime, Hugh Wood, Huw Watkins, Michael Zev  Gordon, Philip Cashian, Timothy Salter
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USK 1226CD
Performances exploding with energy and imagination, of a richly varied collection from British composers of today.
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baritone, oboe/cor anglais, piano - words by Henry Vaughan, Rainer Maria Rilke and Edward Lowbury
Timothy Salter conductor, Matthew Brook baritone, Rebecca Kozam oboe, cor anglais
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USK 1225CDS
The mystery of death expressed by three poets in words set to music by Timothy Salter that moves between the ecstatic and the introspective.
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contemporary music for chorus
The Ionian Singers , Timothy Salter conductor
Colin Matthews, Douglas Young, Elisabeth Lutyens, Gabriel Jackson, Howard Skempton, John Casken, Philip Cashian, Simon Bainbridge, Stephen Oliver, Timothy Salter
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USK 1224CD
...lyrical, impassioned, ebullient... works by ten composers displaying the vitality and variety of contemporary choral music.
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cello, organ & chorus - text from Virgil's Aeneid
Thalia Myers organ, Timothy Salter conductor, Paul Marleyn cello, The Ionian Singers
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USK 1223CDS
A powerful and haunting work, concerning the transience of mortal things and the spiritual significance of the natural world.
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Sacred Choral Music of the English Renaissance
The Ionian Singers , Timothy Salter conductor
Thomas Morley, Thomas Tomkins, Thomas Weelkes, William Byrd
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USK 1222CD / 1222MC
The glory of the late English Renaissance, brilliantly displayed.Many of these works are unavailable in the current catalogue.
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Contemporary British Music for Solo Piano
Thalia Myers piano
David Bedford, Edwin Roxburgh, Elisabeth Lutyens, Gabriel Jackson, Timothy Salter
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USK 1221CD
World première recordings by five distinguished composers, showing the exciting diversity of style in recent British writing.
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Late Romantic Choral Music
Timothy Salter conductor, The Ionian Singers , Marianne Cotterill soprano
C Hubert H. Parry, Charles Villiers Stanford, Edward Elgar, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor
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USK 1220CD
Rich, late Romantic music - these secular songs, some long neglected, are amongst their composers' finest achievements.
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Music for Chamber Ensembles
Helen Duffy flute, The Addison Trio , Thalia Myers piano, Richard Watkins horn, Gillian Tingay harp, The Auriol String Quartet , Brian Schiele viola, Timothy Salter piano, Alexander Neal percussion
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USK 1219CD
New music for chamber ensembles by Usk's director, Timothy Salter;a transparent sound-world of arresting sonority, febrile energy and sinuous, floated line.
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The Ionian Singers , Timothy Salter conductor
Edvard Grieg, Jean Sibelius, Peter Erasmus Lange-Müller, Selim Palmgren, Wilhelm Stenhammar
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USK 1218CD
Music from Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden ranging from the haunting to the exuberant.
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THE COMPLETE AUTHENTIC KEYBOARD VARIATIONS
Thalia Myers piano
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USK 1217CD
For the first time, a comprehensive collection of Haydn's keyboard variations - sparkling performances of insight and sensitivity.
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Thalia Myers piano, Timothy Salter conductor, The Ionian Singers , Erik Jacobsen percussion
Alun Hoddinott, Elisabeth Lutyens, Elizabeth Maconchy, Jonathan Harvey, Thea Musgrave, Timothy Salter
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USK 1216CD
The rich diversity of contemporary British choral music displayed in performances of great vitality and presence.
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20 Traditional English Folk Songs
The Ionian Singers , Charles Metcalfe tenor, Thalia Myers piano, Timothy Salter conductor, Alexander Neal percussion
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USK 1215CD
Poignant, lively, sad, witty - the richness of English folk song in Timothy Salter's highly Individual settings of musical distinction. Widely Acclaimed and enjoyed by concert audiences in many countries.
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