SYMPHONY NO. 1 - IMPRESSIONS OF A CITY op.42 (January 1967)

Symphonic concert work in one movement
Published by: Highbridge Music Ltd
Instrumentation: 22(=ca)22 4331 timp 3pc hp str
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Duration: 12:14
First Performance: Fairfield Hall, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Arthur Davison, 10th September 1975 under the title: 'Movement for orchestra'.

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LP released by Apollo Sound 1973 N/A.

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Recording 1972 Apollo Sound, AS 1011 as 'Movement for Orchestra'
RTV Ljubljana Symphony Orchestra, conductor Samo Hubad
Originally published by Anglo-Continental (Richard Franks), January 1967.


26th February 1990 Grant Hossack, BBC Radio Orchestra, BBC The Hippodrome, Golders Green

BBC broadcast 29th October 1991 as 'Symphony in one movement'

10th September 1975 Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Arthur Davison under the title 'Movement for orchestra', Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Related Works

'IMPRESSIONS OF A CITY' op.409 (February 1990)
Movement for Orchestra (revised with additional instruments for a BBC concert)

Related Autobiography Chapters

Playing the piano for a living (1964)
Composing for a living, Peter Brook, Zero Mostel and Laurie Johnson (1967)
Movement for orchestra,Diversions,Jack Rothstein,Up-and-Down-Man,Violin Sonata (1972)
'The Song of St. Francis' ,'Hokusai' and 'The Station' (1975)

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