William Boyce: Eight Symphonies, Op. 2 Leopold Mozart: ‘Toy Symphony’ & Trumpet Concerto

William Boyce: Eight  Symphonies, Op. 2 Leopold Mozart: ‘Toy Symphony’ & Trumpet Concerto
William Boyce: Eight  Symphonies, Op. 2 Leopold Mozart: ‘Toy Symphony’ & Trumpet Concerto

William Boyce: Eight Symphonies, Op. 2
Leopold Mozart: ‘Toy Symphony’ & Trumpet Concerto

Württemberg Chamber
Orchestra, Heilbronn
conductor Jörg Faerber

Catalogue Number: ALC 1264
Number of Discs: 1
Date/Runtime: Stereo ADD 1968 Time 72:06





“these fresh, inspirating, virile pieces, arguably the finest musical products of Georgian England… the music is finely done, the dances with a proper swing, the French overtures with rhythms that sound sharp but not unnaturally prickly …

    Symphony No. 1 in B flat
    ‘NEW YEAR ODE’

  • [1] Allegro 2:01
  • [2] Moderato e dolce 2:12
  • [3] Allegro 1:27
  • Symphony No. 2 in A
    ‘BIRTHDAY ODE’

  • [4] Allegro assai 2:19
  • [5] Vivace 1:02
  • [6] Presto Allegro 1:29
  • Symphony No. 3 in C
    ‘THE CHAPLET’

  • [7] Allegro 2:28
  • [8] Vivace 1:19
  • [9] Tempo di Minuetto 1:27
  • Symphony No. 4 in F
    ‘SHEPHERDS LOTTERY’

  • [10] Allegro 2:21
  • [11] Vivace ma non troppo 1:21
  • [12] Gavotte: Allegro 2:10
  • Symphony No. 5 in D
    ‘ST.CECILIA’S DAY ODE’

  • [13] Allegro ma non troppo 3:56
  • [14] Tempo di Gavotta 1:36
  • [15] Tempo di Minuetto 2:09
  • Symphony No. 6 in F ‘SOLOMON’

  • [16] Largo 1:28
  • [17] Allegro 2:35
  • [18] Largetto 1:24
  • Symphony No. 7 in B flat
    ‘PYTHIAN ODE’

  • [19] Andante 3:57
  • [20] Moderato 1:12
  • [21] Jigg: Allegro assai 1:56
  • Symphony No. 8 in D minor
    ‘WORCESTER OVERTURE’

  • [22] Pomposo 3:13
  • [23] Allegro 2:18
  • [24] Largo Andante 2:16
  • [25] Tempo di Gavotta 3:32
  • Leopold Mozart (1719-87)
    Trumpet Concerto in D major*
    (Mainz Chamber Orchestra)
    (Trumpet: Walter Holy)

  • [26] Adagio 4:57
  • [27] Allegro moderato 3:23
  • Cassation in G for Orchestra & Toys
    ‘Toy Symphony’

  • [28] Allegro 4:10
  • [29] Menuetto – Trio – Menuetto 3:55
  • [30] Finale 1:27