Orchestral | S - Z

Orchestral works performed in public concerts 1980-2008 include:

Saint-SaensCello Concerto, Piano Concerto No.2, Danse Macabre
SchubertSymphonies 5, 6 & 8. Rosamunde, Overture in the Italian Style

Symphonies 1, 3 & 4

Piano Concerto, ‘Cello Concerto, Konzerstuck for 4 Horns


Symphony No.5

Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 2, Festival Overture, Jazz Suites


Symphonies 1, 2, 3 & 5, Violin Concerto, Finlandia, Karelia Overture & Suite, Swan of Tuonela, In Memoriam, The Bard, Nightride & Sunrise, Pan & Echo, Pelleas et Melisande, Pohjola's Daughter, Rakastava, The Tempest Suites 1 & 2, Romance in C, Valse Triste

Six Humoresques, Suite Op.117 (1st UK performance)

SmetanaFrom Bohemia's Woods & Fields, Vltava
StenhammarSuite from Chitra (1st UK performance)
Strauss, J.Overtures Die Fledermaus & Gypsy Baron, Various Waltzes, Polkas etc
Strauss, R.Alpine Symphony, Don Juan, Macbeth, Rosenkavalier Suite, Till Eulenspiegel, Death & Transfiguration, Oboe Concerto
StravinskyApollo, Dumbarton Oaks, Firebird Suite, Petrushka, Concerto in D, Circus Polka
SuppeLight Cavalry Overture
Taylor, MatthewSymphony No.1 (1st performance), In Spring (1st performance)

Symphonies 2, 4, 5 & 6

Overture 1812, Marche Slav, Romeo & Juliet, Capriccio Italien

Serenade for Strings, Suite No.3, Nutcracker Suite, Swan Lake Suite, Sleeping Beauty Suite

Piano Concerto No.1, Violin Concerto

TippettBirthday Suite, Little Music for Strings
Vaughan WilliamsSymphonies 1 & 2, The Lark Ascending, Fantasia on Greensleeves

Aida (concert performance)

Overtures – La Forza del Destino, Macbeth

WagnerDie Meistersinger Prelude to Act 1, Prelude to Tristan & Isolde, Lohengrin (Preludes to Acts 1 & 3), Overtures – Rienzi, Tannhauser, and Flying Dutchman
WaltonFaçade (Original Version and Orchestral Suites 1 & 2), Crown Imperial, Orb & Sceptre
WeberInvitation to the Dance, Overtures Der Freischutz & Oberon
Williams, GraceFantasia on a Welsh Nursery Rhyme
Wiren, DagSerenade

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Sir Colin Davis