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MAXWELL DAVIES, P.: The Boyfriend Suite / The Devils Suite / Seven In Nomine / The Yellow Cake Revue (Maxwell Davies, Aquarius, N. Cleobury)

Composer(s)Maxwell Davies, Peter
Artist(s) Aquarius, Choir • Cleobury, Nicholas, Conductor • Maxwell Davies, Peter, piano
Period(s) Contemporary
Genre Classical Music
Category Choral - SecularInstrumental
Catalogue 8.572408
Label Naxos
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All the works on this recording have connections with stage or theatre. The two suites are derived from scores that Maxwell Davies wrote for films by Ken Russell and could not be more different. The Boyfriend, based on a 1954 musical by Sandy Wilson, introduces a large dance band and period motifs to great effect, while dramatic extremes depicting the film’s themes of corruption, exorcism and execution within a medieval religious setting are explored in The Devils. Seven in Nomine evokes Maxwell Davies’ interest in medieval plainsong. The composer himself plays two of his most popular piano pieces with their memorable evocations of Orkney landmarks.


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MAXWELL DAVIES, P.: The Boyfriend Suite / The Devils Suite / Seven In Nomine / The Yellow Cake Revue (Maxwell Davies, Aquarius, N. Cleobury) 1:10:00   
  The Boyfriend Suite          
      I. Honeymoon Fantasy - 2:11       
      II. Sur la Plage - 2:01       
      III. A Room in Bloomsbury 3:22       
      IV. I could Be Happy - 3:56       
      V. The You-Don't-Want - 2:41       
      VI. Poor Little Pierette - 3:19       
      VII. Polly's Dream 7:41       
  The Devils Suite          
      I. Titles 2:12       
      II. Sister Jeanne's Vision 5:01       
      III. Exorcism 4:36       
      IV. Execution and End Music 8:34       
  Seven In Nomine          
      I. Taverner: In nomine 2:13       
      II. In nomine (for Benjamin Britten's 50th birthday) 5:10       
      III. In nomine (for Michael Tippett's 60th birthday) 1:14       
      IV. Bull: In nomine 1:57       
      V. In nomine (Canon in 6 parts) 1:13       
      VI. Blitheman: Gloria tibi trinitas 1:57       
      VII. In nomine 2:34       
  The Yellow Cake Revue: Piano Interludes          
      Yesnaby Ground 2:27       
      Farewell to Stromness 5:41       
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