|Main Creator:||Arnold, Malcolm 1921-2006|
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London : Faber Music Limited., (3 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3AU); 1985
Contains orchestration of piece
NLI copy contains details of commissioning and performance history
The Philharmonic Concerto was commissioned by the Commercial Union Insurance Company for the Bicentennial Tour of the USA by the London Philharmonic Orchestra
The first performance was given by the London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Bernard Haitink at the Royal Festival Hall, London on 31October, 1976
Nomenclature: Piccolo, 2 Flutes, 2 Oboes, Cor Anglais, 2 Clarinets in B flat, 2 Bassoons, Contrabassoon, 4 Horns in F, 3 Trumpets in B flat, 2 Trombones, Bass Trombone, Tuba, Timpani, Percussion (3 players): (i) Glockenspiel, Bongos; (ii) Tam-tam, side-drum; (iii) Cymbals, Bass drum, Tambourine. Harp, Strings
Plate no.: F0827
NLI copy signed by Bryden Thomson on title page.
Physical description: 1 score (63 p.) ; 31cm x 23cm
Bryden Thomson collection.
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