Edmund Rubbra: Complete Symphonies

   
 EDMUND RUBBRA (1901-1986)
   
 Symphony No. 1, Op. 44* 34:36  
1 I Allegro moderato e tempestoso 9:52
2 II Perigourdine: Allegro bucolico e giocoso 5:39
3 III Lento 18:55
 Symphony No. 2, Op. 45† 34:06  
4 I Lento rubato - 9:51
5 II Scherzo: Vivace assai 5:46
6 III Adagio tranquillo 10:05
7 IV Rondo: Allegretto amabile - Coda: Presto 8:18
   
 Symphony No. 3, Op. 49 34:51  
8 I Moderato 9:11
9 II Allegro 5:44
10 III Molto adagio ma liberamente 9:05
11 IV Tema con 7 variazioni e una fuga 10:42
 Symphony No. 4, Op. 53‡ 28:11  
12 I Con moto 12:48
13 II Intermezzo: Allegretto gracioso 5:01
14 III i Introduzione: Grave e molto calmo 4:43
15 IV ii Allegro maestoso 5:32
   
 Symphony No. 5, Op. 63 26:43  
16 I Adagio - Allegro energico 9:23
17 II Allegro moderato 5:47
18 III Grave - 7:04
19 IV Allegro vivo 4:20
 Symphony No. 6, Op. 80† 33:20  
20 I Lento (Sempre flessibile) - Allegretto 9:16
21 II Canto: Largo e sereno 8:26
22 III Vivace impetuoso 5:48
23 IV Poco andante - Allegro moderato 9:39
   
 Symphony No. 7, Op. 88 35:46  
24 I Lento e molto espressivo 12:16
25 II Vivace e leggiero 9:24
26 III Passacaglia and Fugue: Lento 13:58
 Symphony No.8, Op. 132 (Hommage à Teilhard de Chardin) 24:21  
27 I Moderato 8:47
28 II Allegretto con brio 6:30
29 III Poco lento 8:55
   
 Symphony No. 9 'Sinfonia Sacra', Op. 140‡§ 43:59  
  'The Resurrection'  
30 Prelude - 3:20
31 Chorus: 'Crux fidelis' - 3:53
32 Chorale: 'Almighty Lord we pray thee' - 2:24
33 Narrator: 'Now in the place where he was crucified' - 8:25
34 Narrator: 'Peter went forth' - 8:59
35 Chorus: 'Regina coeli' - 3:12
36 Narrator: 'And behold, two of them went' - 0:25
37 Conversation piece - 3:49
38 Narrator: 'And Jesus led them' - 4:42
39 Chorus: 'Viri Galilaei' 4:47
 Symphony No. 10, Op. 145 14:56  
  Sinfonia da camera  
40 Lento e liberamente - 4:44
41 Scherzando ma grazioso - 3:49
42 Lento - 5:29
43 Molto adagio 0:54
44  Symphony No. 11, Op. 153 14:59
  in one movement  
  Andante moderato - Adagio: calmo e sereno  
 Lynne Dawson soprano§
 Della Jones contralto§
 Stephen Roberts baritone§
  Lesley Hatfield leader*  
  Gabrielle Lester leader†  
  Paul Willey leader‡  
 Richard Hickox
  13 November 1995 (Symphony No. 1), 4 & 5 January 1996 (Symphonies Nos 2 & 6), 7 & 8 October 1997 (Symphonies Nos 3 & 7), 8 & 9 November 1993 (Symphony No.4), 14 & 15 February 1994 (Symphonies Nos 10 & 11),  
  25 & 26 February 1998 (Symphonies Nos 5 & 8), 8 & 9 November 1993 (Symphony No. 9)