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Boughton, Rutland (1878-1960)  

Rutland Boughton

born: 23 January 1878
died: 25 January 1960
country: United Kingdom

"I believe that Boughton's works will eventually be regarded as one of the most remarkable achievements in the story of our music" - Charles Kennedy Scott, 1915

"'The Immortal Hour is a work of genius" - Edward Elgar, 1924

"....The Immortal Hour enchants me. The whole thing gripped me" - Dame Ethel Smyth, 1922

"Now that Elgar is gone, you have the only original personal English style on the market...I find that I have acquired a great taste for it" - George Bernard Shaw, 1934

"I remember vividly how Boughton made his characters live, and the masterly effect of the choral writing" - Sir Arthur Bliss on The Immortal Hour, 1949

"In any other country, such a work as The Immortal Hour would have been in the repertoire years ago" - Ralph Vaughan Williams, 1949

Albums
'Boughton: Aylesbury Games & other works' (CDA67185)
Boughton: Aylesbury Games & other works
MP3 £6.40FLAC £6.40ALAC £6.40Buy by post £8.40 CDA67185  Composers of World War I  
'Boughton: Bethlehem' (CDA66690)
Boughton: Bethlehem
'Boughton: String Quartets & Oboe Quartet No 1' (CDA66936)
Boughton: String Quartets & Oboe Quartet No 1
'Boughton: Symphony No 3 & Oboe Concerto No 1' (CDH55019)
Boughton: Symphony No 3 & Oboe Concerto No 1
MP3 £4.99FLAC £4.99ALAC £4.99Buy by post £5.50 CDH55019  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)  
'Boughton: The Immortal Hour' (CDD22040)
Boughton: The Immortal Hour
MP3 £6.40FLAC £6.40ALAC £6.40Buy by post £8.40 CDD22040  2CDs Dyad (2 for the price of 1) Composers of World War I  
'All in the April Evening' (CDH88008)
All in the April Evening
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'Music for oboe' (CDH55008)
Music for oboe
MP3 £4.99FLAC £4.99ALAC £4.99Buy by post £13.99 (ARCHIVE SERVICE) CDH55008  Helios (Hyperion's budget label) — Archive Service  
'Hyperion monthly sampler – August 2014' (HYP201408)
Hyperion monthly sampler – August 2014
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Complete works available for download
Aylesbury Games New London Orchestra, Ronald Corp (conductor)
Concerto for flute and strings in D major Emily Beynon (flute), New London Orchestra, Ronald Corp (conductor)
Concerto for oboe and strings No 1 in C Sarah Francis (oboe), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Vernon Handley (conductor)
Concerto for string orchestra New London Orchestra, Ronald Corp (conductor)
Oboe Quartet No 1 The Rasumovsky Quartet, Sarah Francis (oboe)
Somerset Pastoral Sarah Francis (oboe), The Rasumovsky Quartet
String Quartet in A major 'On Greek Folk Songs' The Rasumovsky Quartet
String Quartet in F major 'From the Welsh Hills' The Rasumovsky Quartet
Symphony No 3 in B minor Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Vernon Handley (conductor)
Three Folk dances New London Orchestra, Ronald Corp (conductor)
Three Songs without Words for oboe quartet The Rasumovsky Quartet, Sarah Francis (oboe)
Alphabetical listing of all musical works
Aylesbury Games (Boughton)
Barcarolle: Andante languido  No 3 of Three Songs without Words for oboe quartet (Boughton)
Bethlehem (Boughton)
Concerto for flute and strings in D major (Boughton)
Concerto for oboe and strings No 1 in C (Boughton)
Concerto for string orchestra (Boughton)
Culloden 'A country dance': Quick and merry  No 3 of Three Folk dances (Boughton)
Earth today rejoices, Alleluia  First line to Choral Prelude, Act 1 No 1 of Bethlehem (Boughton)
Faery Flout: Allegro giocoso  No 2 of Three Songs without Words for oboe quartet (Boughton)
Hornpipe: Rollicking, but not too fast  No 1 of Three Folk dances (Boughton)
How beautiful they are (Spirit Voices)  Act 1 Scene 2 No 12 of The Immortal Hour (Boughton)
Oboe Quartet No 1 (Boughton)
Somerset Pastoral (Boughton)
String Quartet in A major 'On Greek Folk Songs' (Boughton)
String Quartet in F major 'From the Welsh Hills' (Boughton)
Symphony No 3 in B minor (Boughton)
The Immortal Hour (Boughton)
The weary wave o' Tyne: Slow and sad  No 2 of Three Folk dances (Boughton)
Three Folk dances (Boughton)
Three Songs without Words for oboe quartet (Boughton)
Whence! Andante delicato  No 1 of Three Songs without Words for oboe quartet (Boughton)
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