Anatole Fistoulari - Walton: Facade / Lecocq: Mamzelle Angot LP NEW

Write a Review
Add to Cart






Anatole Fistoulari - Walton: Facade / Lecocq: Mamzelle Angot LP


Analogue Productions

Mastered By Willem Makee From The Original Master Tapes
Antole Fistoulari conducts the Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden performing Sir William Walton's Façade and Charles Alexandre Lecocq's Mamzelle Angot. Working with the Royal Ballet Orchestra in Covent Garden under Fistoulari, engineer Ken Cross and producer Michael Williamson created another Decca/RCA masterpiece. It's hard to know where to begin with a record this good. The top — the high end — of this recording is simply as well recorded as any RCA there is.
Undeniable transparency, snap, detail and body on cymbals, bells and woodblocks. The same virtues, along with the added virtue of harmonic richness extends into the midrange. Strings are sweet, diaphanous, transparent and a bit bright, without being irritating. Brass and woodwinds — which in this piece carry much of the thematic load — are particularly well reproduced.
Recorded in Walthamstow Assembly Hall
Producer: Michael Williamson
Engineer: Ken Cross

Sir William Walton - Façade (Suites For Orchestra)
1. Fanfare
2. Scotch Rhapsody
3. Valse
4. Tango-pasadoble
5. Swiss Yodeling Song
6. Country Dance
7. Polka
8. Noche Espagnole
9. Popular Song
10. Old Sir Faulk
11. Tarantella Sevillana
Charles Alexandre Lecocq - Mamzelle Angot
12. Act 1: No. 3 - Mazurka; No. 5 - Tempo di Marcia
13. Act 2: No. 8 - Tempo di Gavotte; No. 11
14. Act 3: No. 13 - Finale

Customers Also Viewed