Bernstein, Holst & Others: Orchestral Works Siena Wind Orchestra & Fumiaki Miyamoto
Composer: Alfred Reed (1921-2005), Gustav Holst (1874-1934), Edward William Elgar (1857-1934), Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990)
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- Leonard Bernstein (1918 - 1990): Slava! A Political Overture (Arr. C. Grundman):
- 1Slava! A Political Overture (Arr. C. Grundman)03:29
- Candide: Overture (Arr. C. Grundman)
- 2Candide: Overture (Arr. C. Grundman)04:28
- Alfred Reed (1921 - 2005 ): Armenian Dances, Pt. 1:
- 3Armenian Dances, Pt. 111:21
- Leonard Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from "West Side Story":
- 4Symphonic Dances from "West Side Story"23:31
- Gustav Holst (1874 - 1934): Suite No. 1 in E-Flat Major, Op. 28 No. 1, H. 105:
- 5Suite No. 1 in E-Flat Major, Op. 28 No. 1, H. 105: I. Chaconne. Allegro moderato05:10
- 6Suite No. 1 in E-Flat Major, Op. 28 No. 1, H. 105: II. Intermezzo. Vivace03:09
- 7Suite No. 1 in E-Flat Major, Op. 28 No. 1, H. 105: III. March: Tempo di marcia03:26
- Sir Edward Elgar (1857 - 1934): Pomp & Circumstance, Op. 39:
- 8Pomp & Circumstance, Op. 39: March No. 1 in D Major "Land of Hope & Glory"06:34
Info for Bernstein, Holst & Others: Orchestral Works
Miyamoto started his oboe lesson at Toho Gakuen High School with Seizo Suzuki, and began his worldwide career at the age of 18, when he moved to Germany to study under Helmut Winschermann.
He played in the municipal symphony orchestra in Essen, the Frankfurt Broadcast Symphony Orchestra, and then Cologne Broadcast Symphony Orchestra; he was the first Japanese oboist to hold first chair in Europe. He continued to live there until the year 2000, in which he returned to Japan. He has released several albums, not only in classical but also in pop fields like jazz, film music.
Miyamoto is a professor of the Tokyo College of Music. He has announced his retirement as a professional oboist and performed his last concert at the end of March 2007 and now active as a conductor. His second daughter is also a well known Violinist, Emiri Miyamoto.
Fumiaki Miyamoto, oboe
Siena Wind Orchestra
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