William Walton (1902-1983)

Conductor

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Elgar : Cello Concerto; Walton : Cello Concerto

CD (1) ARLECCHINO - Pierre Fournier Edition


Edward Elgar : Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in E Minor, op. 85
Pierre Fournier (Cello)
Munich Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Paul Kletski
1959

William Walton : Concerto for Cello and Orchestra
Pierre Fournier (Cello)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1959/08/12 - Usher Hall, Edinburgh Festival, Scotland

Holst : The Planets; Walton : Spitfire Prelude and Fugue, Portsmouth Point, Siesta

CD (1) AVID - Master Series


William Walton : The First of the Few - Prelude and Fugue : The Spitfire
Laurance Turner (Violin)
HallÚ Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1943/06/24 - Housldsworth Hall, Manchester, England

Gustav Holst : The Planets, op. 32
BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by Adrian Boult
1945/01/02 to 1945/01/05 - Bedford,

William Walton : Portsmouth Point, An Overture
BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1936/12/03 - London, England

William Walton : Siesta
London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1938/10/25 - Studio N░1, Abbey Road, London, England

Walton : Violin & Viola Concertos, Sinfonia Concertante

CD (1) AVID - Master Series - AMSC 604


William Walton : Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in B Minor
Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra conducted by Eugene Goossens
1941/02/18 - Music Hall, Cincinnati, USA

William Walton : Concerto for Viola and Orchestra
William Primrose (Viola)
Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1946/07/22 & 1946/07/23 - Abbey Road Studios, London, England

William Walton : Sinfonia Concertante for Orchestra with Piano Obbligato
Phyllis Sellick (Piano)
City of Birmingham Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1945/08/08 - Dudley Town Hall,

Walton : Belshazzar's Feast, Symphony n░1

CD (1) BBC - Legends - BBCL4097-2


William Walton : Beslshazzar's Feast
Donald McIntyre (Baritone)
BBC Chorus / BBC Choral Society / Christ Church Harmonic Choir / BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1965/09/22 - Royal Festival Hall, London, England

William Walton : Symphony n░1
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1959/08/23 - Usher Hall, Edinburgh Festival, Scotland

Walton : Cello Concerto, The Twelve, Coronation Te Deum, Hindemith Variations, Fašade Suites

CD (1) BBC - Legends - BBCL4098-2


William Walton : Concerto for Cello and Orchestra
Pierre Fournier (Cello)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1959/08/23 - Usher Hall, Edinburgh Festival, Scotland

William Walton : The Twelve, Anthem for the Feast of Any Apostle
Ann Dowdall (Soprano); Shirley Minty (Contralto); Robert Tear (Tenor); Michael Wakeham (Baritone)
London Philharmonic Choir & Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1966/01/02 - Westminster Abbey, London, England

William Walton : Coronation Te Deum
London Philharmonic Choir & Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1966/01/02 - Westminster Abbey, London, England

William Walton : Variations on a Theme by Hindemith
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1963/03/08 - Royal Festival Hall, London, England

William Walton : Fašade - First Suite for Orchestra (only IV. Tango-PasodoblÚ. Lento, V. Tarantella-Sevillana)
London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1968/08/20 - Royal Albert Hall, London, England

William Walton : Fašade - Second Suite for Orchestra (only V. Popular Song. Grazioso, VI. Old Sir Faulk. Tempo di Fox-trot)
London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1968/08/20 - Royal Albert Hall, London, England

Walton : Fašade

CD (1) BELART


William Walton : Fašade, An Entertainment
Peggy Ashcroft (Speaker)
Members of the London Sinfonietta conducted by William Walton
1971 or 1972 ?

Walton conducts Walton : The 1964 New Zealand Tour

CD (2) BRIDGE RECORDS - 9133A/B


Thomas Augustine Arne : God Save the Queen, Orchestral arrangement of the National Anthem by Britten
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1964 - New Zealand

William Walton : Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in B Minor
Berl Senofsky (Violin)
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1964 - New Zealand

William Walton : Partita for Orchestra
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1964 - New Zealand

William Walton : Symphony n░1
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1964 - New Zealand

William Walton : Henry V - Two Pieces for String (I. Passacaglia. The Death of Falstaff, II. Touch her soft lips and part)
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1964 - New Zealand

William Walton : Scapino, A Comedy Overture
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1964

William Walton : Portsmouth Point, An Overture
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1964

Walton : Symphony n░1, Hindemith Variations

CD (1) CARLTON CLASSICS


William Walton : Symphony n░1
BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by Adrian Boult

William Walton : Variations on a Theme by Hindemith
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1963/03/08 - Royal Festival Hall, London, England

Walton : Gramophone premieres

CD (1) DUTTON LABORATORIES


William Walton : Symphony n░1
London Symphony Orchestra conducted by Herbert Hamilton Harty
1935/12/10 & 1935/12/11 - Decca Studios, Thames Street, London, England

William Walton : Concerto for Viola and Orchestra
Frederick Riddle (Viola)
London Symphony Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1937/12/06 - Kingsway Hall, London, England

William Walton : Fašade - Three Songs
Dora Stevens (Soprano)
Hubert Foss (Piano)
1940/03/20

Walton : Belshazzar's Feast, Two Pieces for String, Scapino, Fašades Suites, Spitfire Prelude and Fugue, Siesta

CD (1) EMI CLASSICS - 63381


William Walton : Beslshazzar's Feast
Dennis Noble (Baritone)
Huddersfield Choral Society / Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and Brass Bands conducted by William Walton
1943/01/03 & 1943/01/10 - Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool, England

William Walton : Henry V - Two Pieces for String (I. Passacaglia. The Death of Falstaff, II. Touch her soft lips and part)
Philharmonia String Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1945/10/12 - Studio N░1, Abbey Road, London, England

William Walton : Scapino, A Comedy Overture
Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1951/10/19 - Kingsway Hall, London, England

William Walton : Fašade - First Suite for Orchestra (I. Polka, II. Valse, III. Swiss Jodelling Song. Lento, IV. Tango-PasodoblÚ. Lento, V. Tarantella-Sevillana)
London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1936/03/05 - Studio N░1, Abbey Road, London, England

William Walton : Fašade - Second Suite for Orchestra (I. Fanfare. Vivo, II. Scotch Rhapsody. Molto vivace, III. Country Dance. Allegretto piacevole, IV. Noche Espagnole. Maestoso, V. Popular Song. Grazioso, VI. Old Sir Faulk. Tempo di Fox-trot)
London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1936/03/05 & 1938/10/25 - Studio N░1, Abbey Road, London, England

William Walton : The First of the Few - Prelude and Fugue : The Spitfire
Laurance Turner (Violin)
HallÚ Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1943/06/24 - Housldsworth Hall, Manchester, England

William Walton : Siesta
London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1938/10/25 - Studio N░1, Abbey Road, London, England

The Walton Edition

CD (4) EMI CLASSICS - 65005


William Walton : Symphony n░1
Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1951/10/17 to 1951/10/19 - Kingsway Hall, London, England

William Walton : Beslshazzar's Feast
Donald Bell (Baritone)
Philharmonia Orchestra and Chrorus conducted by William Walton
1959/02/02 to 1959/02/05 - Kingsway Hall, London, England

William Walton : Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in B Minor
Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
London Symphony Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1969/07/12 to 1969/07/15 - Studio N░1, Abbey Road, London, England

William Walton : Concerto for Viola and Orchestra
Yehudi Menuhin (Viola)
New Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1968/10/09 to 1968/10/11 - Studio N░1, Abbey Road, London, England

William Walton : Partita for Orchestra
Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1959/02/06 to 1959/92/16 - Kingsway Hall, London, England

William Walton : Johannesburg Festival, Overture
Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1957/03/26 - Kingsway Hall, London, England

William Walton : Fašade - First Suite for Orchestra (I. Polka, II. Valse, III. Swiss Jodelling Song. Lento, IV. Tango-PasodoblÚ. Lento, V. Tarantella-Sevillana)
Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1955/04/20 - Kingsway Hall, London, England

William Walton : Fašade - Second Suite for Orchestra (I. Fanfare. Vivo, II. Scotch Rhapsody. Molto vivace, III. Country Dance. Allegretto piacevole, IV. Noche Espagnole. Maestoso, V. Popular Song. Grazioso, VI. Old Sir Faulk. Tempo di Fox-trot)
Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1957/03/26 - Kingsway Hall, London, England

William Walton : Portsmouth Point, An Overture
Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1953/03/21 - Kingsway Hall, London, England

William Walton : The Wise Virgins - Suite from the Ballet (only V. Sheep may safely graze)
Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1953/03/21 - Kingsway Hall, London, England

William Walton : The Wise Virgins, Ballet in One Act, Orchestrated from music of J. S. Bach (1685ľ1750)
Sadler's Wells Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1940/07/24 & 1940/08/08 - Studio N░1, Abbey Road, London, England

William Walton : Hamlet - Funeral March, arr. by Muir Mathieson
Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1963/10/15 - Studio N░1, Abbey Road, London, England

William Walton : Richard III - Prelude, arr. by Muir Mathieson
Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1963/10/15 & 1963/10/16 - Studio N░1, Abbey Road, London, England

William Walton : Richard III - A Shakespeare Suite (I. Fanfare, II. Music plays, III. The Princes in the Tower, IV. With drum and colours, V. I would I knew thy heart, VI. Trumpets sound), arr. by Muir Mathieson
Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1963/10/15 & 1963/10/16 - Studio N░1, Abbey Road, London, England

William Walton : Henry V - Suite (I. Overture. The Globe Playhouse, II. Passacaglia. The Death of Falstaff, III. Charge and Battle, IV. Touch her soft lips and part, V. Agincourt Song), arr. by Muir Mathieson
Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1963/10/15 - Studio N░1, Abbey Road, London, England

William Walton : The First of the Few - Prelude and Fugue : The Spitfire
Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1963/10/16 - Studio N░1, Abbey Road, London, England

William Walton : Henry V, Music for the Film
Laurence Olivier (Speaker)
Philharmonia Orchestra and Chrorus conducted by William Walton
1946/08/27, 1946/08/28, 1946/10/12, 1946/10/13, & 1946/11/13 - Studio N░1, Abbey Road, London, England

Walton : Troilus and Cressida (Excerpts)

CD (1) EMI CLASSICS - British Composers - 64199


William Walton : Troilus and Cressida (Excerpts), Opera in Three Acts
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano); Richard Lewis (Tenor); Monica Sinclair (Contralto); Geoffrey Walls (Bass-Baritone); John Hauxvell (Baritone); Lewis Thomas (Tenor)
Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1955/04/18 to 1955/04/20 & 1955/05/16 - Kingsway Hall, London, England

William Walton : Troilus and Cressida - Act II, Scene 1, Is anyone there ?
Marie Collier (Soprano); Peter Pears (Tenor)
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden conducted by William Walton
1968/02/26 & 1968/02/27 - Kingsway Hall, London, England

Walton : Portsmouth Point, Siesta, Music for Children, The Quest, Sinfonia Concertante, Scapino, Capriccio burlesco

CD (1) LYRITA - SRCD.224


William Walton : Portsmouth Point, An Overture
London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1970/04/15 - Walthamstow Assembly (Town) Hall, London, England

William Walton : Duets for Children - Music for Children (I. The Music Lesson, II. The Three-Legged Race, III. The Silent Lake, IV. Pony Trap, V. Swing-Boats, VI. Puppet's Dance, VII. Song at Dusk, VIII. Hop-Scotch, IX. Ghosts, X. Trumpet Tune)
London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1970/04/15 - Walthamstow Assembly (Town) Hall, London, England

William Walton : Siesta
London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1970/04/15 - Walthamstow Assembly (Town) Hall, London, England

William Walton : The Quest - Suite from the Ballet (I. Introduction. StormŚThe Magician and the Transformation, II. Siciliana. The Spell, III. The Challenge, IV. The Reunion. Passacaglia), arr. Vilem Tausky
London Symphony Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1970/04/14 - Walthamstow Assembly (Town) Hall, London, England

William Walton : Sinfonia Concertante for Orchestra with Piano Obbligato
Peter Katin (Piano)
London Symphony Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1970/04/14 - Walthamstow Assembly (Town) Hall, London, England

William Walton : Scapino, A Comedy Overture
London Symphony Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1970/04/13 - Walthamstow Assembly (Town) Hall, London, England

William Walton : Capriccio Burlesco
London Symphony Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1970/04/13 - Walthamstow Assembly (Town) Hall, London, England

Walton : Fašade Suites, Viola Concerto, Belshazzar's Feast

CD (1) PEARL - GEM0171, in search


William Walton : Fašade - First Suite for Orchestra (I. Polka, II. Valse, III. Swiss Jodelling Song. Lento, IV. Tango-PasodoblÚ. Lento, V. Tarantella-Sevillana)
London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1936/03/05 - Studio N░1, Abbey Road, London, England

William Walton : Fašade - Second Suite for Orchestra (I. Fanfare. Vivo, II. Scotch Rhapsody. Molto vivace, III. Country Dance. Allegretto piacevole, IV. Noche Espagnole. Maestoso, V. Popular Song. Grazioso, VI. Old Sir Faulk. Tempo di Fox-trot)
London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1936/03/05 & 1938/10/25 - Studio N░1, Abbey Road, London, England

William Walton : Concerto for Viola and Orchestra
Frederick Riddle (Viola)
London Symphony Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1937/12/06 - Kingsway Hall, London, England

William Walton : Beslshazzar's Feast
Dennis Noble (Baritone)
Huddersfield Choral Society / Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and Brass Bands conducted by William Walton
1943/01/03 & 1943/01/10 - Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool, England

Walton : Violin Concerto; Elgar : Violin Concerto

CD (1) RCA VICTOR - Gold Seal


William Walton : Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in B Minor
Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1950/07/16 & 1950/07/17 - Abbey Road Studios, London, England

Edward Elgar : Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in B Minor, op. 61
Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
London Symphony Orchestra conducted by Malcom Sargent
1949/06/06 - Studio N░1, Abbey Road, London, England

British Composers

CD (1) SYMPOSIUM - 1203


William Walton : Fašade, An Entertainment
Edith Sitwell (Speaker); Constant Lambert (Speaker)
Chamber Orchestra conducted by William Walton
1929/11/28

Constant Lambert : The Rio Grande for Chorus, Contralto, Piano & Orchestra
Saint Michael's Singers / HallÚ Orchestra conducted by Constant Lambert
1930/01/11