Chineke! Orchestra

Coleridge-Taylor: 2CD


Coleridge-Taylor’ is Chineke! Orchestra’s first release on Chineke! Records, a new partnership with Decca Records. A 2CD collection of works by the celebrated British composer Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, coinciding with the 110th anniversary of his death. The album includes his Violin Concerto (soloist Elena Urioste), 'Ballade in A Minor' and 'African Suite', as well as a world premiere recording of a work by his daughter, Avril Coleridge-Taylor.

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor
“Othello” Orchestral Suite, Op. 79
i. Dance
ii. Children's Intermezzo
iii. Funeral March
iv. The Willow Song
v. Military March

Avril Coleridge-Taylor
Sussex Landscape, Op. 27

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor
African Suite, Op. 35
i. Introduction
ii. A Love Song
iii. Valse
iv. Danse Negre

Ballade in A minor, Op. 33
Petite Suite de Concert, Op. 77
i. Le Caprice de Nannette
ii. Demande et réponse
iii. Un sonnet d'amour
iv. La tarantelle frétillante

Concerto for Violin & Orchestra in G minor, Op. 80 (with Elena Urioste, violin)
i. Allegro maestoso
ii. Andante semplice
iii. Allegro molto

Romance in G major, Op. 39 (with Elena Urioste, violin)
Nonet in F minor, Op. 2
i. Allegro moderato
ii. Andante con moto
iii. Scherzo. Allegro
iv. Finale. Allegro vivace

Release date: 30 September, 2022