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Top Customer Reviews: Christmas ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 9 ratings
5 / 5
This CD is well, adds in fact, but any that has loved or while.
Loves his instrumentals, and a strong plus, boisterous and in an upper a better.
Can take the traditional song and the law was in extremes with each musical instrument to a max.
This was the a lot of subdued CD. Had more embroider, and a instrumentals, save the pair was your low and calm plus that Manheim Steamroller in my opinion is famous stops .
Still Excellent likes everything of his material is, so only any one a big, incident, boom bam.
4 / 5
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5 / 5
has had this first register, Ossia the good way to fill in my collection.
Recommends to another.
4 / 5
Was very happy to receive this CD. It was exactly that has wanted and is the very good rendition of a Mannheim sound.
5 / 5
過去の作品をアレンジそのままで再録音しています。今までどちらかというとシンセサイザー中心でしたが、今回はそれをオーケストラに入れ替えています。せっかくの機会なのでどうせなら多少はアレンジを変えても良かったのでは、とも思いますが・・・

最初の頃の作品ではなにかと荒削りな部分もありましたが、さすがに新しいだけあり演奏も上手いです。ただ、曲によってはオリジナルほど演奏に感情が入ってないのが気になりました。(特にGreensleevesなどFresh Air Christmasに収録されていた曲)
5 / 5
First, for any the one who any already knows: Some arrangements in this CD are essentially some same likes some in a leading LADY CDs. An only real difference is an instrumentation . So much, for example, 'Covered Some Rooms' and 'Hark Some Angels of Heraldo Sing' is touched still in this bouncy 12/8 times how were so many years , but in place of synthesized horns and keyboards, is touched now for a real symphony. If or a lot this will be enough to do an album the compraventa interesting for calm depends in the few things.

If you are so only the random defender of LADY, really does not think some differences will be enough to do this too interesting CD. This in spite of, if you are the diehard fan the one who has on grown listening to this material every year, and know an interior of original arrangements-was, taste , then is the plot of fun to listen like this has been it reworked in this CD. Everything touches so main and richer east times around, and that substitutes the synthesizers with acoustic instruments does the sure songs celery the most expressive plot.

If you are not a lot a audiophile, or calm so only the music of CUPS of game in the player of ECONOMIC CD in a fund, does not think calm will take too much out of this (assuming you already possess some leading albums. But yes you owe that listen by means of headphones, or in the system of his well, then a fullness of a sound this the a lot of enjoyable, CD that interest to add your collection.

Him the the has not bought never the Christmas LADY CD, then would not doubt to recommend beginning with east a. It takes some of his better music during some years, and he the better same fact. It takes some sounds of the in fact done synthesizer a much more timeless music that any of his another CDs. The symphonies do not touch never dated, but a Yamaha DX-7 keyboards that has been used in some original register has not aged like this well. Neither have the electronic drums of the chip, which, felizmente is now state substituted of the box of pertinent acoustic drum(FINALLY!)

My only complaint in this CD is a selection of song. It does not take Me bad, all of some songs are UTMOST, but some of them are squandered here. Greensleeves, For example, is to good-looking tune, but of then was registered originally with an orchestra, does not touch that very different here. And while everything of a material of renaissance is fun, has bit it too much of him. It would have preferred to see some of these substituted with to the songs the 'Likes Joy To A World-wide' and esy A lot of Wenceslas', which would be really be interesting to listen with the fix symphonic. Almost I ask if the chip is saving those for the album of sequela.

An inferior line is that they are pleasantly surprised by this album. Based in the samples of the amazon, has had my doubts, but now that has listened to a full thing, one has has developed arrangements really the sound adds. Now it would want to him see the esymphony of Fresh Air' album, as they could take classics of an Air of Quota seriáis, like 'Llamas of Bundle' and soyantes of Image', and rework his stops to full symphony.
4 / 5
Are the big defender of Mannheim Steamroller & touch my collection of CDs every year. A lot enjoyable background music for my Day before navideña open house. Also it likes to listen to them to relax during a busy season. Good-looking music.
5 / 5
When Have in the first place seen this CD, my first thought was “Ah - a wonderful Mannheim Steamroller the music dipped the full orchestra – that well!” He piqued my interest enough to take an album.

ymphony Navideño' Contains gems of a prime minister three Mannheim Steamroller album navideño. While some the orchestral arrangements were a lot well, has lost something when some pieces done with the synthesizers and the instrumentation of Renaissance has been transcribed for full orchestra, touching more likes John Williams, a Cincinnati Explosions or Henry Mancini that Mannheim Steamroller. There are some signals underlined definite this in spite of - like this wonderful cello so only (that substitutes a vowel “oo is”) in Silent Night. “Or The saint night” also touched well with the full orchestra, but any so much with “Rest of God Ye the Merry gentlemen” and a Christmas select Sweet. This be has said, this in spite of, “Symphony navideño” is the good album to touch like this background music to entertain guests navideños, as well as it does or simply to relax stops. Mannheim Steamroller I purists could does not enjoy so much, this in spite of.

Enjoys full orchestral music, then will enjoy “Symphony navideña,” but yes enough would listen Mannheim Steamroller how were feigned originally, would recommend to take “the first what” real!
5 / 5
Has been the enormous defender of ALBUM of LADY in fact a lot of years (particularly an Air of Quota seriáis) but is not terribly state impressed of some albums navideños of RECENT LADY. They finalise to be resulting more and more caseous synthesized and sequenced-touching (reason many an instrumentation is sequenced. Honradamente Was hesitant roughly purchasing this album. But for a sake to complete my collection of LADY, bought it and has begun has touched he with expectations quite down. But have @@give collects that this album was entirely different that that has expected.

Has been blown was. This album is absolutely The album navideño of BETTER LADY. In some ways, is to good sure a LADY the album registered more end.

Each song is like this rich and , epic.

An action for one everything of some musicians is perfect. Chip Davis' arrangements really, really resplandor by means of and Arnie Roth to the orchestration is so only phenomenal. Remained with a quality of a register and skill with one mixing and mastering and he literally to to the sounds likes him to him calm is listening to the plenary, glorious alive action in the room of symphony.

Everything of a material of caseous synthesizer has gone (with an exception of some on Covered some Rooms, but is not never a house). Some drums are entirely acoustic, Roland has dated R8 car of drum! This has been beef of mine of the mine big plus with ALBUM of LADY of Fresh Air 7 is exited in 1990. In fact, some drums in this album am touched exactly like some original clues, paste for paste. Defenders, likes I, will say you ossia the big shot .

Totally are in accordance with dliamt informs that there I need to be the album of Fresh Air of Symphony. Chip and crew, traces it concealed! ;-) And while you are in him, Symphony navideño of the emission on DVD-AUDIO or better still, Blue-Ray. Yeah!

Top Customer Reviews: Bax: The Symphonies ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 20 ratings
4 / 5
So only wonderful - this place of the boxes are resulted a soundtrack of my life. Partorisca me A character of Bax is that each movement is the surprise any @@subject that the time listened it. A music defies memory somehow, each listening is fresh.
4 / 5
left to be clear: these actions are not never less than good and would not want to be without this together. This in spite of, partorisca Vernon Handley supposed architectural 'grip,' quell'I finds partorisca be missing of of the this, partorisca love better words, imagination and spirituality. It is all that 'corrected' and characteristics roughly quite lacking-polish, uncommitted orchestral touching, to kick. Mina (personal) recommendations for Bax the registers of symphonies are:
No.1: Londra Philharmonic Orchestra / Myer Fredman - the one who really ameno out of a utter parody of a last movement.
No. 2: Londra Philharmonic Orchestra / Myer Fredman or, in Chandos, Bryden Thomson. A last for real is devastating!
No.3: LPO / Bryden Thomson And/or (included available) Gentleman John Barbirolli the pioneering version with one Finds Orchestra.
No. 4: BBCPO / Vernon Handley And/or Ulster Orchestra / Bryden Thomson. David Lloyd Jones' has a RSNO is also excellent.
No. 5: BBCPO / Vernon Handley And/or RSNO / David Lloyd Jones. Bryden The version of Thomson with a LPO is absolutely musclebound and a less satisfactory of the his together.
No.6: New Philharmonia / Norman Of the sea and/or LPO / Bryden Thomson (main trumpet his, to judge of his slovenly-only touched in a second movement, has not been done conscious of a escottish Snaps,' surely ... otherwise The glorious action).
No. 7: All the registers of Bax the finest laws (He!!) It is excellent, but David Lloyd Jones' has a RSNO is boss and of the shoulders on a rest.
4 / 5
Has arrived punctually,everything is well,thank you !
4 / 5
Am writing this description because no master of the people those who buy this place to be the little disappointed, as it was. To take a thing directly of a start, this neighbour is a lot well the value that takes and will do quite adequately like the alone representative of a Bax symphonies for does not have the poor action among some sects. But Handley would not allege 'definitiveness' for his actions: it has asked his interpretations in varied of some symphonies on some years, for example.

A Chandos the register is very natural in his but is not enough of quality of demonstration - at least in my crew. Also, a BBC Philharmonic, well orchestra that is, no quite to the left some splendours of Ulster Orchestra in Symphony 4 (Chandos/Thompson) or Londra Philharmonic in a Lyrita disk of 1 and 7 (Fredman/Leppard) - an essential disk Bax lovers. Symphonies 3, 5 And 7 east, in my opinion, enough more achieved in David Lloyd Jones/Naxos actions, and has found Handley obvious desire to produce the cogent and tense interpretation of Symphony 5 to be in fact quite hasty. In this chance seat that a nordic and the qualities 'legendary' of a work has been sacrificed it querella symphonic. This sees a lot of personnel is influenced probably for my meeting with a Lyrita quell'elepé in a 1970 east, which expect will reappear (he Bax 6 in Lyrita has been issued this month, July 2007).

A together current is a lot attractively packaged and offered he keenly interesting traversal of some symphonies. But any neighbour can be a 'last word.' Felizmente An excellent Naxos disks of Jones of the Lloyd is economic to buy and the offer has contrasted well the alternatives to some symphonies have presented here. I have him both and am happy of him and would advise buyers to take both east Chandos together and a Naxos. It is also a lot that promotes it Bax the music is now available in several alternative versions.
4 / 5
That has expected for Vernon Handley to record his thoughts in this glorious music will require not aiming spent this together. For people those who are new to Bax or has listened to other versions of some symphonies, this together new is, enough simply, definite. A sound is very better that in a Naxos registers and Handley the in shape symphonic concentration means that these does king-surface like this cogent querelle more than a estaca-romantic wallows that his sometimes resulted in Thompson records. Handley Has lived with these works all his working life, and aims. It has to that skill to paste exactly some right time (with an exception - see down) and is helped by the rich sound, deep that door out of a full power of these works; surely one opening of 6th symphony has not touched never like this menacing. A balance is excellent - that knows these works will remark details of orchestration that is not apparent in of the rival versions. One touching of a BBCPO, woodwind solos especially, is also a lot well; a remarks that some players have known has been involved in something quite special (this has begun like the register of a 3rd symphony that is to be feign to be die was with Magazine of Music of the BBC; thanks to a BBCPO persistence, a project has grown to the register of a complete cycle).
Has two smaller disappointments. In the first place,the interview that comprises a fifth disk, fascinating although it is, would have benefited of inclusion of musical examples. Secondly, Handley The instinct for leaves to time down so only once, in a register of 'Tintagel'. An inaugural is, in mine dress, too much in general terms took, and a same music begins to sag. But these niggles has to that no detract of this together glorious, which ought to win each prize that goes and which also tries that Bax was one of a More adds them British composers and he symphonist to row with one much more.
4 / 5
These looks to be one the majority of hard paste of a three Bax cycles of the at present available symphony and although it conceal is not always an advantage there is still abundance to savour . Bryden Thompson is perhaps a more to all bet of round likes to take to a heart of a music a lot convincingly . David Lloyd-Jones disks in Naxos is also excellent with an exceptional version of an enigmatic 7th .
5 / 5
Has been listening to Bruckner symphonies for some last 3 months and is resulted an addict and the patience taught and to have an opened these 3 months could not listen to other composers and Beethoven same 9 thousands of looks of cd was so only lying of shelf of mine. A perfect cure was to listen to listen to all Bax symphonies that enjoys and beginning apreciating all an I listen to a Symphony of Brucker for day and begining to listen the work and all other composers. I expect that I do not result intoxicated to box is highly recommende with all the blind with Bruckner and Mahler a perfect solution and the cure is to listen to Bax symphonies and has any effects lateralmente and withdrawl symptoms this in spite of has the daily dose of a Bruckner symphony perday and does not surpass a one has the better cure for Bruckner intoxicated............
4 / 5
... Or, more to a point, the Celtic Sibelius?
Of course are when being the little teaser, but some two composers share it hermetic qualities in his symphonies - has written seven each one that like this - reason I bad is almost so only among symphonic composers, at least the my ears, in this one can listen endlessly to any of them this in spite of not feeling that calm 'know' he.
Has listened a immaculate seven for Sibelius {mine a more adds symphonist of everything, Beethoven and Mahler notwithstanding} countless time, still am surprised invariably, often surprised, in of the things I never remarked before. His chamber, for example, is the little hard, troubling law that looks to touch different every time the listen, in whichever register it am listening to the the same time. It suggest that some sects for Bax is perhaps less diverse of those of his Finn counterpart, this in spite of certainly any less than absorbing, any less beguiling.
Tries one 6th, poured in Gentleman Adrian Boult, and described for Handley in a copious notes of booklet like the masterpiece and 'a revelation'. More said of him: ' rasga on an earth for his roots!' I have not been bad.
Are not that it goes to simply repeat the one who the leading excellent descriptions have said, another that to recommend with all my heart these glowing, rapt actions for a glorious Gentleman Vernon Handley, whose dead was the loss massively the British music, so that it is the tireless, eloquent defends.
A reputation of a music of Bax has tended to suffer almost in his own hands, such his devotion of era to a Celtic Dusk and all the Irish things, which the some people can take the small trying, his music {at least in a surface that} touch the random ears quite wishy-washy and on-lyrical. But listen under a surface and there are delights subtiles to be gleaned of this poetics, still often composer quite rugged. Perhaps another contemporary more after home with that that could link his name is Delius. His music does not touch all this appearance, but both were so only in his musical tongue, creating his own worlds in his own terms, his literary inspirations or painterly more than coming from an usual Austro-Russian repertoire or German.
Ossia The fantastically packaged near, and an interior of music will maintain the sympathetic auditor enthralled for a lot of hours and a lot of moons.
5 / 5
Shining Bax symphonies, etc, of Vernon Handley and a BBC Philharmonic.
5 / 5
Justo wonderful - this place of the boxes are resulted a soundtrack of my life. Partorisca me A character of Bax is that each movement is the surprise any @@subject that the time listened it. A music defies memory somehow, each listening is fresh.
5 / 5
Left to be clear: these actions are not never less than good and would not want to be without this together. This in spite of, partorisca Vernon Handley supposed architectural 'grip,' quell'I finds partorisca be missing of of the this, partorisca love better words, imagination and spirituality. It is all that 'corrected' and characteristics roughly quite lacking-polish, uncommitted orchestral touching, to kick. Mina (personal) recommendations for Bax the registers of symphonies are:
No.1: Londra Philharmonic Orchestra / Myer Fredman - the one who really ameno out of a utter parody of a last movement.
No. 2: Londra Philharmonic Orchestra / Myer Fredman or, in Chandos, Bryden Thomson. A last for real is devastating!
No.3: LPO / Bryden Thomson And/or (included available) Gentleman John Barbirolli the pioneering version with one Finds Orchestra.
No. 4: BBCPO / Vernon Handley And/or Ulster Orchestra / Bryden Thomson. David Lloyd Jones' has a RSNO is also excellent.
No. 5: BBCPO / Vernon Handley And/or RSNO / David Lloyd Jones. Bryden The version of Thomson with a LPO is absolutely musclebound and a less satisfactory of the his together.
No.6: New Philharmonia / Norman Of the sea and/or LPO / Bryden Thomson (main trumpet his, to judge of his slovenly-only touched in a second movement, has not been done conscious of a escottish Snaps,' surely ... otherwise The glorious action).
No. 7: All the registers of Bax the finest laws (He!!) It is excellent, but David Lloyd Jones' has a RSNO is boss and of the shoulders on a rest.
5 / 5
I have been listening the Bruckner symphonies partorisca some last 3 months and is resulted an addict and the patience taught and partorisca have an opened these 3 months could not listen to other composers and Beethoven same 9 thousands of looks of cd was so only lying of the mine shelf. A perfect cure was partorisca listen to listen to all Bax symphonies that enjoys and beginning apreciating all an I listen to a Symphony of Brucker for day and begining partorisca listen the work and all other composers. I expect that I do not result intoxicated partorisca box is highly recommende with all the blind with Bruckner and Mahler a perfect solution and the cure is partorisca listen the Bax symphonies and has any effects lateralmente and withdrawl symptoms this in spite of has the daily dose of a Bruckner symphony perday and does not surpass a one has the better cure partorisca Bruckner intoxicated............
5 / 5
Bax Goes back the long way partorisca me. Have in the first place fulfilled see a Lyrita focus and Grimsby public library roughly 1973: I have taken loaned his second and sixth symphonies and was hooked. But it has had a lot generally available register. Alive in Camberwell in a prompt @@@1980s and directed partorisca take loaned some the same records and this time register on tape. Also, in that then some registers of Bryden Thompson and th3 Ulster the orchestra is exited. Sometime in a mid @@@1980s I has included directed partorisca see Thompson driven Bax 7th (I thinks with a LPO, but can be deceived!). Bax Has gone the long way of then: there is now a lot of register of his a lot of works. This in spite of, think that that ossia a better cycle of his symphonies (although I still want a lyrita registers). Handley Was the manager adds and a North BBC the orchestra adds. The manager and the better orchestra that Thompson/Ulster. A Scottish cycle in Naxos is also well, but at all up to now beats this. You are Bax rest the person the one who excites enthusiastic but there is still partorisca achieve the widest audience, but like a 'enthusiast' his cycle of symphonies is partorisca me second so only to Shostakovitch (GOOD, perhaps Prokofiev, but so only because of the his 5th) for a 20th century. His sixth symphony has been always the preferred particular, like this sublimate and emotional. An inaugural riff still rocks like face when I listened it in the first place behind in 1973. A transcendent clarinet in an opening of an end. But, also his 1,2,3 and any to forget 5 and 7. Only poor old 4 taking the bad press (included Tod in his interview): but the one who an inaugural! It is Vaughan Williams is more populate, but a lot that it wants to VW, Bax is my man!
5 / 5
Chandos Has released a new cycle of Arnold Bax the symphonies have directed for Vernon Handley. A like this-has called Bax the looks of box of 5 disks, 4 that contains some 7 symphonies, and he 5th with an interview of Handley. Some disks are of the his of quality of the demonstration, and an interpretation is of the very big order. Near listening will reward with the orchestral details that loses besides other registers. Further of an exceptional music, one 5th disk presents an interview of now long with Handley that will present an auditor with him fascinating seen of a music of a point of view of the professional musician. If you are interested in Bax, music of 20th century, or English composers, these neighbours gone in. If it would like me to you he gives the present that it Bax the lover will be sure partorisca enjoy, ossia.
5 / 5
This neighbour is extremely welcome. Some symphonies of Bax would owe that be required listening for any interested in orchestration, melody and excellent British music. Chandos Resupplies register refinado, but I woulsd consultores any to to those who likes him to him this music to listen some registers have done for Lyrita. Bax The music has such the wide row, and in timing the absolute raw power is essential. A sooner Lyrita emissions have more 'bite' of a brass (especially horns and trombones) and is considerably more powerful. Ossia More evident in a Prime minister and Fifth symphonies. Strangely A fourth CD that contains one Prays start of Comedy, Tintagel and a Seventh sumphony is very better with some powerful moments. These Chandos the registers have the wonderfully clear accoustic, and each Bax defender (and appreciator of British music in general) would be necessary has him, but listen to a Lyrita the registers yes can. Now THERE it have it Bax that it has to that be fact .
5 / 5
Has been it devotee of a music of Gentleman Arnold Bax partorisca almost forty years. I can agree a time when you register and actions of the music of this composer adds was little and far go in. We have then had a Lyrita registers of symphonies 1,2,5,6 & 7. These, now felizmente on CD, was the revelation, this in spite of think that is not never state surpassed, any like this of the actions or like this registers.

Has then come Bryden the together of Thomson of Chandos and this was for me the disappointment adds. Thomson, mine of Look, has persisted too much in a detail and has given the alcohol to that sees a Bax symphonies that rhapsodic ramblings. Some registers were also far of ideals. Far too reverberant, included noisy, and like the result extracted adds of a detail of Bax is often fat valuing has been lost. It looks mine that a late and a lot lamented Vernon Handley (a glorious and a lot underrated manager)has gone to an opposite extreme and was perhaps too concerned with pressing on and that tries to aim that these works are distant a lot of to be formless and rhapsodic. A sound is very better date it concealed to Thomson.

For me David Lloyd Jones and a RSNO in Naxos take it correctly, so a Naxos engineers. I think that Handley is probably better in a prime minister and fourth symphonies, but no in some another.

So many, the sum on, thinks that a Lyrita registers of five of some symphonies are still in a cup of a cast, with David Lloyd Jones that comes the second prójimo, clue for Vernon Handley.
5 / 5
While it predict some virtues of Gentleman Arnold Bax to a row and of the members of file of some Australians Knappertsbusch Association, are less a President of this venerable institution and more like a voice in a wilderness and very despised in that. Mina advocacy fallen in of the ears of bones. In fact, a feedback has been irascible and bilious. M Marvels: that can be now of mimic Captain Bligh, Master of a Bounty? 'A floggings will continue until calm the dogs appreciate Fire of Cradle!!!'

Bax Is the man after my own heart: he shagger extraordinary and the mystic of any doctrinaire persuasion. While it composes the shot adds to meander slop (any fewer Legends of Winter), has a lot of the masterpiece in his work: The to the equal that classifies Symphonies 2, 3, 5 and 6. While a First Symphony short tomb of this mark, some angry ghosts of his slow movement, once listened, is ineffaceable. The my ears, an Island is like this fibrous like some Legends of Winter while a Seventh Symphony has been written in a afterglow of Bax creative life: it is seeds-parodic.

First subject of registers. Prpers Having has wanted to Bryden the studio of Thomson of some symphonies for on two decades, does not go to be never easy for Vernon Handley to unhorse him. Such is a chance. Objectively that pause, there is like this to admire here: a manager is to feel for an idiom; an answered orchestral lustrous and a register he - this in spite of in of the innumerable points, has maintained to say to me, 'this is in the first place-class and demonstrably like this - this in spite of like this Thomson is more perceptive he so only for the hairsbreadth.' Neither it is one more collected Chandos registering inferior to a remake.

For me at least, has two touchstones in Bax: Tintagel in his entirety and an end of a Fifth. It compares some inaugural bars of a tone-poem in both actions; it is clear that Thomson is more alive to an orgasmic pressed of a music - and an included could be said of the his climax that is wetted more than any sleep. Walk by means of the pasador-forest in dusk when have in the first place listened an end of a Fifth. Has thinks that was to die. Sylvia So only Plath - of all the people - can do justice to his big choral: 'Once one has seen Goddess, that is a remedy ? Once one has been taken up / Without the part has left on, No the toe, no the toe, and used, has Used absolutely, in a sun conflagration.' Again, compare both actions: Handley is exceptional but Thomson is a visionary.

For everything means spent this cycle this new plus: it is far more than the supplement. Maximiza Yours casualidad on Day of Test: be found with Bax Symphonies 1 - 7 in your possession.
5 / 5
The one who an ambitious project this has been, undetaken for Chandos, the one who has done anawful plot for British music. Youwould Esees Has Thought there would be prendido with a Bryden Tomson together but no!! A combination of Vernon 'Tod' Handley and a BBC Philharmonic give some symphonies that extra something special. It supposes an artistic collaboration of both parties has concerned has something to do with him! A glorious register. If calm already the Thompson registers to take east an also, will be surprised like this a lot that it was!
5 / 5
This green box appeal of Chandos manacles 4 CDs with some symphonies on him., The disk of the prize in that Andrew McGregor interviews a manager Vernon Handley, and the decent booklet with notes. In £39 on Amazon this together of boxes goes in in around a same prize like the together of a seven NAXOS CDs of these symphonies, as I will compare some two cycles of symphony later. But in the first place to this together of boxes.

A disk of interview is the genuine prize , and does an excellent introduction to these registers. Vernon Handley Explains his recognition of Bax and his approximation to direct a music. The sound considers Bax strong where another has found feeble: in his musical structures. Handley Goes on down half of in his assertion with actions that shows these musical structures. This in spite of an approximation does not find like this analytical. These are warm interpretations and often sunny . Big, bold, brisk, and to quote Bax he 'brazenly romantic'.

To any unfamiliar with Bax music that is an effect of Vernon Handley approximation? Bax Stands Among late romantic and early modern composition. Vernon Handley Give full voice to a late romantic and impressionistic elements inside the, finding these in same one the majority of severe music here, as in a Fifth symphony. Lovers of Elgar, Delius and some the impressionist composers French will find these actions more to your flavour that some approximations plus very severe elsewhere.

In that bought quell'a Naxos the cycle has found previously new ideas in these interpretations, but when I have gone back mine Naxos CDs has found that in several chances Martin Lloyd Jones and a National Scottish Orchestra Real had rid a deep plus, more precise and in an end a more in satisfactory accounts. I find this true of symphonies 2,3 and 6. The my honours of ears are equal for one 1st and 7.as symphonies. Handley HAS a interpretive flange in a 4th symphony where finds the structure to a work that Lloyd-Jones fails to locate. In a 5th symphony is the question of flavour. Lloyd Jones' uncompromisingly verse of rugged action a a here in the Handley finds boos softer among a jagged musical scenery to balance a work.

A lush Chandos the sound has attracted here a lot of commentary. It is pleasant, but fault of an extra clarity found in a Naxos registers. Some instruments owe that fights to be listened in these disks.

In spite of the light preference for a Naxos the registers still sincerely recommends these some. They are not some registers of qualities of definite demonstration roughly in enthusiasts reviewers alleged him to be. But I am a lot very in fact. So many, Chandos or Naxos? Buy both insiemi! Each one that like this ideas of shows in a music that has joined other lacks. It was not without any of them.
5 / 5
Handley And a BBC Philharmonic drives by means of Bax the symphonies with a sensibility adds. Wonderful touching, deep and romantic, dramatic or playful - is everything here, and excellently has registered, in this together fantastically produced.

Top Customer Reviews: The Nine Symphonies ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 21 ratings
5 / 5
I interested in the first place in Vaughan Williams while listening the cassettes of a fine Andre Previn/LSO register of Vaughan Williams Symphonies' that has done partorisca RCA in a @@@1960s. I have then bought Adrian famous Boult/LPO the box dipped although it was impressed less with east. (Blasphemy Some would say.) Any, has thought a Previn/LSO the register would be hard to beat but to the long of wine Vernon Handley and a Real Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra during one 1980/90s to rival, if not beating. Sincerely this in spite of,this glorious Handley/RLPO the readings have a profit of the his digital excellent for EMI which has not been available in a @@@1960s of course.

1. A Symphony of Mar. (One of some finer versions has listened with some soloists,Corazón and Orchestra blending with beauty and utmost power.) Five stars.

2. A Symphony of Londra. (I Liked him always VW Symphony of Londra but is not never state of the real favourite until listening to this version for Handley. It is the very emotional and atmospheric register pipe with skill and real passion for a RLPO players.) Five Stars.

3. A Pastoral Symphony. (This is to think amply to be a better not registering never of this Symphony on CD and after listening his can comprise reason. Vaughan Williams has written likes the Requiem partorisca of a fallen in a First world-wide War and certainly is the tribute to return. VW Writes some very effective and the suns notarises them moving during a Symphony. This comprises for a violin,rapes and English colour in a first movement and horn and trumpet in a second movement. A section of horn that the touches during a Symphony is very strong particularly in a third movement. A lot poignant also is a wordless soprano voice the one who ebbs is gone in a final movement. It is all has touched brilliantly for a RLPO and soloist Alison Barlow.) Five Stars.

4. Symphony Any one.4. (Handley And a RLPO rid the very strong action that touch like the nation in sound of war, which Vaughan Williams denies) Four stars.

5. Symphony Any one.5. (This Symphony, together with one 6th, is always be the preferred and can not resist to listen to any one another register of him. It is a lot movingly touched for Handley and a RLPO and has won the prize of register in 1988.) Also in a same disk is the stunning register of Flos fields that VW has written takes rapes,Corazón and small Orchestra. Five stars.

6. Symphony Any one.6. (In my opinion a register a toneless plus in this together of boxes, although some Amazon reviewers would disagree with me. It say a better 6th version of Symphony has listened is for Andre Previn and a LSO for RCA.)Three stars.

7. Symphony antartica. (A powerful and uplifting action of VW Symphony Any one.7 With a soprano the voice and the organ have used to stunning effect). Five stars.

8. Symphony Any one.8 (Vaughan Williams' the majority of the exotic symphony touched with the sensibility and the way add.) Four stars.

9. Symphony Any one.9 (Vaughan Williams' last Symphony is the complex and quite striking Symphony with this use of jazzy rhythms. It is registered to effect to add here for Handley and his RLPO with the use adds of a harp in the climax of a Symphony.) Five stars.

Like an excellent collection of Vaughan Williams' the symphonies with other works write, comprising Fantasy in the Subject for Thomas Tallis, Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus and Work. Handley Has registered these pieces with Londra Philharmonic Orchestra. It was the shame adds that Vernon Handley has died in the relatively young age but he gave so much utmost register of British Composers of entities. Comprising of course these very special interpretations of Vaughan Williams' nine Symphonies and can be treasured in fact a lot of years to come. It buys him and see the one who special is.
4 / 5
Handley Can not be been all the world is cup of tea like the manager, but thinks that has been a created exceptional the music in general, and the British music especially, as exemplified for this together of a VW symphonies. A neighbour is exceptional value for money, although now it is run when being near for a king-emission of Haitink finely has registered cycle, again in the prize of @@subject. Some extras in Handley the places the fact my election, although has the particular annex the Haitink is esea Symphony' - the difficult election, but has opted partorisca east for a sheer quality of action throughout.
4 / 5
Lyric good-looking and very English excellent production with the real brightness and sweeping it acoustic concealed takes to the romantic mystic dimension
5 / 5
take an essence of Vaughan Williams' music. This orchestra and the manager have has produced registers to treasure. So only they give it that A Lark that Trace has not been comprised.
5 / 5
Each CD contains registers very clear. It downloads text of the source and could easily then follow thewords of some songs. Have enjoyed a lot listen them. An order has come punctually
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4 / 5
Ossia The for real amazing collection of Vaughan Williams' music. A must so that they appreciate this gender and such good value.
4 / 5
This place of the boxes contains everything of some symphonies and the majority of VW is work very known with a remarkable exception of 'A Lark that Trace'. Handley Is renoun to be a natural successor the Boult, and manages a baton well, that gives the clarity and consistancy to this cycle.
Has to that remark a glorious quality of a register - very cleaned and unmuddy, leaving an auditor to unpick an interweaving orchestral discharges.
Without any doubt this represents cost a lot well for money, giving seven CD is for a prize of a CD in a big street.
Like this, is updating your collection of vinyl or cassette, goes for east a. If you want to and the introduction to the composer adds, calm will not find the better collection. It goes in, compraventa and enjoy - have treat in tent.
4 / 5
Ossia The together lovely add - both in of the terms of music and prize. Of course it can have better individual readings elsewhere of particular symphonies but for sheer consistency, feeling for a music and global quality to register this collection is hard to beat. An only downside is a quite weedy the box that resists some disks in place- east spoils (but only fractionally) an appeal of him everything. I have had a lot of happy hours listening to these disks and I am sure that has done like this, calm also will enjoy a blissful experience that is Vaughan Williams.
4 / 5
Like any reasonably a lot of versed in a classical repertoire but the recently arrived regarding registers of Vaughan Williams, offers my observations with a pertinent measure of humility.

These registers have been an eye or enough an ear-opener of mine. A music resembles has been taken with the finesse that finds exceptional. I think that Vaughan Williams is undervalued and these registers --- and take the plot for your money -- go the long way to aim so only that a lot it was. Highly recommended and a reproduction is excellent, BTW.
5 / 5
A sound is is really good and a selection of the symphonies and the shortest pieces additional is excellent. Any Lark that Trace, but does not feign to be the 'Complete Works' as I am not complaining. The common of the people already will possess concealed.
5 / 5
A music is sublimate of course. I have been surprised this in spite of in a step of a music the one who handley apresamiento a lot of dulcemente in some pieces have listened to like this far. No the bad and very interesting thing partorisca compare with mine other versions, all adding to some responses a duty a music and enriching.
4 / 5
Has tried Vaughan to to Williams likes him to him something new. A sixth and ninth symphonies are glorious - the real experiece and value of the money so only.
4 / 5
These registers can withstand comparison with one much more. These consistently the idiomatic readings will resupply a lot of hours of pleasurable listening. A Symphony of Sea is the wonderful, moving work, able to stir an auditor deeply when given the action of an evident conviction here. All some works in these neighbours is finely touched, faithfully and understandingly directed and both look in excellent, his well has balanced. If it likes Vaughan Williams Of also recommends to follow down A Lark that traces and the progress of A Pilgrim.
4 / 5
A good base for some orchestral composers. I promote to further explore his another has has registered versions and some choral works.
4 / 5
Had seen many of some actions in these recommended neighbours for separated like this to have them all near in a place in such the low prize are adds.
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5 / 5
Ossia The together glorious , in spite of any doubts of any roughly registering qualities in a Symphony of Sea or odd bits of phrasing elsewhere. For me some two points have underlined was some Pastoral, which is absolutely beautiful (and was privileged to listen Handley driven he in a Cadogan, in his last appearance of Londra), and a Symphony of Londra. There is a lot to admire in Hickox' version of an original but thinks a review more organically coherent and, in this action, deeply moving. These this in spite of sound some main summits in the row of mountains. As well as some symphonies have probably a plus refinadas of all the registers of 'Job', certainly one for my Island of Desert.
4 / 5
Thanks God for Tod Handley. Animadamente Lame the year or two behind, feeling particularly jaundiced after the succession of glitzy concerts , superficial for the managers far more launched and younger, having my faith in the real music that restored by the Handley concert that has comprised the scintillating Schubert Little C that Imports and the deeply moving VW Symphony of Mar.

That read, of course, is a springboard thus cycle of complete VW symphonies. And the a lot of in travesía satisfactory by means of this inspiring cannon of nine east, also. Handley The affinity with English music needs not reasserting, but his report with Vaughan Williams especially is the special a. More besides, it is alive to one changing and developing character of some different symphonies by means of Vaughan Williams life - of a rich Romantic panoply of one 1st, taking in an influence of studio with Ravel in a 3rd, a violence of Us.4 & 6 And an idealisation of his music of Peregrino as well as it conceal composers of Tudor of the beloved in a Fifth, entirely to an exploitation of form and new sonorities in 7, 8 and 9. During a cycle, ossia music that that it is sincere, perceptive, communicative and frequently illuminating and inspiring.

Handley To the symphony Of Sea has terrific sweep in an inaugural movement, rhythmical ideal crispness in a prank and real depth in a longitude, questing Final. His a drawback is perhaps an a bit cramped acoustic of Liverpool Philharmonic the room has compared to, says, a sound a full plus of a Kingsway Soiled in Boult according to register. His Symphony of Londra is like this well like any, although now I lose some passages have opened is gone in Hickox register of an Original Version.

Am bent to think this a better Pastoral of any on disk: it finds Handley very sensitive to all a overtones of VW EXPERIENCES of a big War this lie for behind his overt pastoralism - Flanders the fields like this like this English some. This is to follow for the stunning Chamber , there is matched so only for the own action of a composer. Some dissonances to grind of his mote motive, a boot of a jazzier rhythms, some dark Beethovenian the transition to an End is all there is perfectly @@give: 'it was not like , but it is that I meaning ' in VW' the famous sentence and I celery sure Handley the action is so only which means.

A Fifth finds fierce competition of Boult (two times), Barbirolli (two times) and Haitink (the purely symphonic majority of all). But Handley attacks the fine balance among the antecedents of Progresses of a Pilgrim of a lot of some materials and a 'absolute music' argue to the how is @@subject. This disk is cost almost he for a counterpoint of glorious horn in a climax of a first movement so only, has chosen has gone by Handley like this for any one another manager in my experience. His Sixth is another blistering reading to dip joint to that of his mentor, Boult, imitates partorisca Decca. Handley pp The final movement here is too mystical to be deceived for a estaca-the nuclear landscape is compared often to - look more afterwards to VW the PARTNER adds, Holst is, Neptuno. Pacing And the colour is some forces of this Antartide, but so only Haitink really has sucedido in doing the for real symphonic sound. And No.8 it Was always a half of the his dedicatee, 'John Magnify' Barbirolli, the one who looked to have a secret of the his Variac. A bit obtuse without @Subject that opens movement, his Bartokian Serious only and Wind so only inner movements and a clangour of his Final with 'all some telephones and spiels know to a composer'. This in spite of an elusive 9th is one of a better of Handley together. Really it looks to comprise his deep, darkness, Hardyesque mysteries, grounded like this look of novels to be in an a lot of earth and earth of Inghilterra, as well as his further exploitations of intriguing sonorities with an use of flugelhorn and saxophones.

A plenary-ups of some original disks are here also, comprising the Work refinada and the glorious Flos fields, another elusive work that looks to speak secrets that is not to be found in a VW biographies. These are all the considerable actions that reflects Handley empathy that is long with and power in this music. And everything in the prize of @@subject.
5 / 5
In my opinion, good value although they are less enthusiast on some of some symphonies have comprised in this together. To good sure values likes VW
4 / 5
Vaughan Williams Symphonies Vernon Handley.

This place of Vaughan Williams Symphonies is a subject obvious . To start with it has a main quantity of music on he of any box dipped of Vaughan Williams symphonies, comprising a lot so only some 50 Works of the minute of Orchestral Ballet Chews it to Dance but the representative selection of some composers other orchestral works. Some actions are all good, so he calms simply love the comprehensible studio of Vaughan Williams in the estimativa prices ossia a together to go stops.

This in spite of, as it stands up to the majority of next scrutiny, with particular attention to some symphonies?

Vernon Handley Is considered to be a natural successor to Adrian Boult, whose interpretations of these works are view still like the benchmark. These actions clear that Handley is a lot his own man. His vision is of Vaughan Williams a mystic character and transcendentalist. These elements are obvious in the early works of a composer, but Handley law these qualities to his later works also, and conjours his out of them.

Symphony Any 1: A Symphony of Mar. Three Stars A good action, but any of a better. There is neither a conviction in of the llamas of Haitink in EMI or one panoramic breadth of Daniels in Naxos.

Symphony Any 2: A Symphony of Londra. Four Stars An atmospheric reading refinadas, but any action of the version more the scarce is like this expressive like Hickox' action of an original bookmark longer in Chandos.

Symphony Any 3: A Pastoral Symphony Five Stars A point underlined of a cycle. Partorisca Handley ossia Clearly Vaughan the majority of personal utterance of William. Boult The interpretation is inner earshot, but ossia the more deep and sensitive reading far. Probably a register a plus refinadas of this symphony.

Symphony Any 4. Four Stars. Handley Marcos of approximation for the only register, later romantic that early modern with a first movement that touch like the storm in mar. Some of one dance and the inflections of jazz are stray, how is some of a ferocity in a music, but the action to satisfy in his own terms.

Symphony Any 5. Four Stars. After a third incredible Symphony the alike Fifth could be expected. But this action any quite a lot of stairs some heights was, with some of a depth that loses. Still one of a better some available.

Symphony Any 6 Five stars Here Handley premise of mysticism of character and transcendentalism pays unexpected dividends. It dips to avert all soldato and interpretations of holocaust of the estaca and this to symphony of an awake of a collective human soul. Ossia He masterful alternative interpretation, especially in a calm movement end that resulted for the ask humanity to wake he of his sleeps and come alive.
Symphony Any 7 Symphony Antartica Three Stars A good action, but no the particularly deep a. For chance in a slow movement an underlying threat and the danger remain unarticulated. This interpretation is of the world of sleep, but hardly of the fights of the men against some elements. A sound fails to come anywhere near of Haitink benchmark reading in EMI.

Symphony Any 8 Three Stars Again the good action, but does not add it one. A two benchmarks is a dedicatee Barberolli is of 1956 and Bakels' in Naxos of 1993. Some two slow movements leave things down to the sound there is slightly hasty. One the majority of successful part is a well has judged Final.

Symphony Any 9 Four Stars A good action. As we would expect with Handley approximation an echoes the works displaced am very articulated and these sounds like the end to return to a cycle.

Two far commentaries would have to that be facts , so much desquels is immediately apparent when comparing this together with a Haitink dipped in EMI. In the first place a sound is good but does not add . These subjects, especially in of the works like a Symphony of Sea and Symphony Antartica. Secondly Handley HAS the clear but his vision phrasing could be more exact, east robs several actions here of this @@@sparkle extra which could have added an extra star.

Does Handley global vision of Vaughan William is like this the mystic character and transcendentalist dividends of has paid? A response is often but in no way always. Work brilliantly in a Third and Sixth symphonies, but the needs to vary more is to be recognised in Vaughan the music of William. A dark side often remains insufficiently has recognised. This, perhaps surprsingly, test to be the smallest weakness in a chamber and fifth symphonies, but is that him the import that fails in a Symphony Antartica.

Finally, would not be without this together. EMI Now have two insiemi of @@subject of modern actions of these works. This one in Classics to Like and a Haitink box. My joint is spent both.
4 / 5
A box with a cds was really fantastic. Everything of them in of the perfect conditions.
A time of delivery, also a lot good.
And then some symphonies...
4 / 5
Has purchased like the present. A recipient has said was so only which love days like this happy.