Six Irish Rhapsodies

   
 CHARLES VILLIERS STANFORD (1852-1924)
   
1  Irish Rhapsody No. 1, Op. 78 13:42
  in D minor - in d-Moll - en ré mineur  
  To Hans Richter  
  Allegro molto - Adagio non troppo - Tempo I -  
   
2  Irish Rhapsody No. 2, Op. 84 'The Lament for the Son of Ossian'* 15:44
  in F minor - in f-Moll - en fa mineur  
  To Willem Mengelberg  
  Adagio - Allegro moderato - Adagio -  
   
3  Irish Rhapsody No. 3, Op. 137† 14:08
  in D major - in D-Dur - en ré majeur  
  for Cello and Orchestra  
  Andante - Tranquillandosi Più lento - Più mosso -  
   
4  Irish Rhapsody No. 4, Op. 141 'The Fisherman of Loch Neagh and What He Saw' 18:30
  in A minor - in a-Moll - en la mineur  
  Larghetto - Maestoso - Allegro (alla marcia) -  
5  Irish Rhapsody No. 5, Op. 147 14:33
  in G minor - in g-Moll - en sol mineur  
  Allegro moderato alla marcia - Larghetto - Più lento -  
6  Irish Rhapsody No. 6, Op. 191‡ 10:16
  in D minor - in d-Moll - en ré mineur  
  for Violin and Orchestra  
  Andante - Più mosso - Rallentando al tempo I -  
   
 Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 126§ 39:05  
  in C minor - in c-Moll - en ut mineur  
7 I Allegro moderato 15:33
8 II Adagio molto - Più mosso (quasi andante) 12:39
9 III Allegro molto - Largamente e sostenuto 10:43
 Down among the Dead Men, Op. 71§ 26:08  
  Concert Variations upon an English Theme  
  in C minor - in c-Moll - en ut mineur  
  for Piano and Orchestra  
10 Introduction. Lento - Allegro moderato - Lento - 2:23
11 I Tranquillo 0:50
12 II Poco più moto 1:00
13 III Poco meno mosso 1:21
14 IV Presto 0:39
15 V - 0:54
16 VI Poco a poco più sostenuto 1:29
17 VII Intermezzo 2:18
18 VIII Andante tranquillo 2:10
19 IX - 1:55
20 X - 0:48
21 XI Lento 3:43
22 XII Finale. Allegro moderato e deciso 6:38
 Lydia Mordkovitch violin‡
 Raphael Wallfisch cello†
 Margaret Fingerhut piano§
 Vernon Handley
  August 1986 (Irish Rhapsody No. 5), 7-9 September 1987 (Irish Rhapsody No. 4), 9 & 10 March (Irish Rhapsody No. 1), 19-23 February 1989 (Piano Concerto No. 2, Down among the Dead Men), 22 August 1989 (Irish Rhapsody No. 6),  
  5 November 1989 (Irish Rhapsody No. 3) and 30 April-2 May 1991 (Irish Rhapsody No. 2)