Hyperion Records

Alpine Pastures
composer
1955
arranger

Recordings
'British Light Music Classics' (CDS44261/4)
British Light Music Classics
MP3 £20.00FLAC £20.00ALAC £20.00Buy by post £22.00 CDS44261/4  4CDs Boxed set (at a special price)  
'British Light Music Classics, Vol. 3' (CDA67148)
British Light Music Classics, Vol. 3
MP3 £7.99FLAC £7.99ALAC £7.99Buy by post £13.99 (ARCHIVE SERVICE) CDA67148  Archive Service; also available on CDS44261/4  
Details
Track 14 on CDA67148 [3'40] Archive Service; also available on CDS44261/4
Track 14 on CDS44261/4 CD3 [3'40] 4CDs Boxed set (at a special price)

Alpine Pastures
EnglishFrançaisDeutsch
Vivian Ellis (1903–1996), a Londoner, was one of Britain’s leading theatre-composers between the Wars who likewise turned to light-orchestral composition. Coronation Scot (1948) has become a classic, but Alpine Pastures (1955) was scarcely less familiar at one time through its use as signature tune of the long-running radio series My Word. We hear it in the original orchestration by Sidney Torch (1908–1990).

from notes by Andrew Lamb © 2000

Track-specific metadata
Click track numbers opposite to select

Show: MP3 FLAC ALAC
   English   Français   Deutsch