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Lennox Berkeley

Composer of Classical
A.k.a. Sir Lennox Randal Francis Berkeley

(May 12, 1903 – December 26, 1989) was an English composer. Father of Michael Berkeley.

  • Classical
  • Folk
  • World
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The Lord is my Shepherd on The Music of King's: Choral Favourites from Cambridge by Stephen Cleobury & Choir of King's College, Cambridge
Guitar Sonatina, Op. 52, No. 1: I. Allegretto on Kyuhee Park by Park Kyuhee
Guitar Sonatina, Op. 52, No. 1: II. Lento - Tempo rubato on Kyuhee Park by Park Kyuhee
Guitar Sonatina, Op. 52, No. 1: III. Rondo: Allegro non troppo - Lento on Kyuhee Park by Park Kyuhee
Berkeley: Horn Trio, Op. 44: III. (d) Variation III. Lento on Berkeley: Trio for Violin, Horn and Piano, Op. 44 - Mozart: Piano Quintet, K. 452 by Lennox Berkeley, Manoug Parikian, Dennis Brain & Colin Horsley
Divertimento, Op.18: I. Prelude. Moderato on Ravel, Berkeley, Pounds: Orchestral Works by Sinfonia Of London & John Wilson
Mont Juic, Op. 12: III. Lament: Andante moderato (Britten, Op. 12, No. 1) on Britten: Violin Concerto / Canadian Carnival / Mont Juic by Benjamin Britten
Sonatina for Guitar Op. 52/1: I. Allegretto on Dreams and Fancies: English Music for Solo Guitar by Sean Shibe
Sonatina, Op. 52, No. 1: Allegretto on The Art of Julian Bream by Julian Bream
O That I Once Past Changing Were on Celestial Dawn by Anna Lapwood & The Pembroke College Girls’ Choir

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Title Artist Year Type
First Prize 2016 Tárrega International Guitar Competition, BenicàssimXianji Liu, Domenico Scarlatti, Francisco Tárrega, Fernando Sor, Isaac Albéniz, Joaquín Malats, Astor Piazzolla, Napoléon Coste, Lennox Berkeley2017Album
french connectionsLennox Berkeley, Francis Poulenc, Benjamin Britten, Jake Heggie, John Mark Ainsley, Malcolm Martineau2015Album
Chamber Music - Horn Trio / Flute Sonatina / Viola Sonata / Piano QuintetLennox Berkeley, Raphael Terroni, Susanne Stanzeleit, Patrick Williams, Morgan Goff, New London Chamber Ensemble2010Album
String Quartets Nos. 1 - 3Lennox Berkeley, The Maggini Quartet2007Album
Divertimentos, SinfoniettasSir Michael Tippett, Benjamin Britten, Malcolm Arnold, Lennox Berkeley, Alan Rawsthorne / English Chamber Orchestra, Norman Del Mar, The London Symphony Orchestra, Nicholas Braithwaite2007Compil.
Chamber Works For StringsLennox Berkeley, Michael Berkeley, Chilingirian String Quartet, Thomas Carroll2006Album
The Berkeley Edition, Volume 4 - SoloistsLennox Berkeley, Michael Berkeley, Richard Hickox2004Album
The Berkeley Edition Volume 5Lennox Berkeley, Michael Berkeley, Richard Hickox, Catherine Wyn-Rogers, Howard Shelley, The BBC National Orchestra Of Wales2004Album
Piano Works By Lennox And Michael BerkeleyLennox Berkeley, Michael Berkeley, Margaret Fingerhut2004Album
Sacred Choral Music: Crux Fidelis / Missa Brevis / Three Latin Motets / A Festival AnthemLennox Berkeley, St. John's College Choir, Christopher Robinson2003Album
The Berkeley Edition Volume 3Lennox Berkeley, Michael Berkeley, Richard Hickox2003Album
A Lennox Berkeley Centenary AlbumLennox Berkeley, Dennis Brain, Colin Horsley, Pamela Bowden, John Minchinton, Thomas Hemsley, Ernest Lush2003Compil.
The Berkeley Edition, Volume 1Lennox Berkeley, Michael Berkeley, David Pyatt, The BBC National Orchestra Of Wales, Richard Hickox2002Album
The Berkeley Edition Volume 2Lennox Berkeley, Michael Berkeley, Nicholas Daniel, The BBC National Orchestra Of Wales, Richard Hickox2002Album
English Guitar ConcertosSir William Walton, Lennox Berkeley, Malcolm Arnold, Craig Ogden, Northern Sinfonia, Richard Hickox2001Album
Psalms For The SoulHerbert Howells, Charles Villiers Stanford, Charles Hubert Hastings Parry, Herbert Sumsion, Lennox Berkeley, David Willcocks2000Album
Kathleen Ferrier Sings Bach And BerkeleyKathleen Ferrier, Johann Sebastian Bach, Lennox Berkeley1999Compil.
UntitledBenjamin Britten / Lennox Berkeley • W. H. Auden - Philip Langridge, Della Jones, Steuart Bedford1998Album
Settings of poems by W.H. AudenBenjamin Britten, Lennox Berkeley, Philip Langridge, Della Jones, Steuart Bedford1998Album
Guitar ConcertosJulian Bream, Joaquín Rodrigo, Lennox Berkeley, Leo Brouwer1993Album
Twentieth-Century GuitarJulian Bream - Lennox Berkeley, Hans Werner Henze, Sir William Walton, Frank Martin, Albert Roussel, Alan Rawsthorne, Reginald Smith Brindle1993Compil.
English String MusicLennox Berkeley, Gustav Holst, Sir Michael Tippett, Benjamin Britten, English Sinfonia, John Farrer1993Compil.
Corelli Fantasia / Little Music For Strings / Serenade / CoronachSir Michael Tippett / Lennox Berkeley / Michael Berkeley - William Boughton, English String Orchestra1992Album
Divertimento - Symphony No. 3Lennox Berkeley1992Album
Concierto De Aranjuez/Guitar ConcertoJulian Bream / Joaquín Rodrigo / Lennox Berkeley1987Album
GitarreAlvaro Pierri Spielt Miguel Llobet • Sir William Walton • Diomedes Catone • Jakub Polak • Adalbert Dlugoraj • Lennox Berkeley1985Album
An 80th Birthday TributeLennox Berkeley - The Nash Ensemble1983Album
Organ Music By Lennox Berkeley And Peter DickinsonJennifer Bate, Lennox Berkeley, Peter Dickinson1983Album
Divertimento / Divertimento / Sinfonietta / SinfoniettaSir Michael Tippett, Alan Rawsthorne, Benjamin Britten And Lennox Berkeley1982Album
GitarrenwerkeSonja Prunnbauer, Heitor Villa-Lobos, Lennox Berkeley, Günter Friedrichs, József Sári1981Album
Voices Of TodayLennox Berkeley, Benjamin Britten, Thea Musgrave, Sir William Walton1979Album
Music for StringsJohn Ireland, Lennox Berkeley, Michael Berkeley, Westminster Cathedral String Orchestra, Colin Mawby1979Album
Symphony No.2 / Piano ConcertoLennox Berkeley1978Album
Chamber Music For StringsFrank Bridge, Arnold Bax, Lennox Berkeley1978Album
Solo Violin SonatasMichael Davis, Henk Badings, Paul Ben-Haim, Lennox Berkeley, Sergei Prokofiev1978Album
75th Anniversary IssueLennox Berkeley, Colin Horsley, Francis Loring, Roger Lord, Sidney Fell, Julian Baker, Kerry Camden1978Album
Symphony No 1, Op 16; Concerto For Two Pianos, Op 30Lennox Berkeley - Garth Beckett & Boyd McDonald, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Norman Del Mar1975Album
Concierto De Aranjuez/Guitar ConcertoJulian Bream / Joaquín Rodrigo / Lennox Berkeley1975Album
Divertimento / Serenade / Partita / CanzonettaLennox Berkeley1975Album
Berlioz “Le nuits D’dte”/Berkeley “Four Poems of St. Teresa of Avilia”.Bernadette Greevy, Hector Berlioz, Lennox Berkeley1974Album
Paroles Tissees / Four Ronsard Sonnets / Tentacles Of The Dark NebulaWitold Lutoslawski / Lennox Berkeley / David Bedford - Peter Pears, London Sinfonietta1974Album
Concertino, Op. 48 / Sonata (1964) / Trio Sonata In D / Trio Sonata In CThe Dolmetsch-Schoenfeld Ensemble - Lennox Berkeley / Arnold Cooke / Jean-Marie Leclair / Georg Friedrich Händel1973Album
Violin ConcertosMalcolm Williamson, Lennox Berkeley, Yehudi Menuhin, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Menuhin Festival Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult1972Album
Proud Thames / Music For Orchestra / Symphony No.1 / Four Elizabethan DancesElizabeth Maconchy / Geoffrey Bush / Lennox Berkeley / William Alwyn1972Album
Japanese Suite / Mêlée Fantasque / Mont Juic (Suite Of Catalan Dances) / Music For ChildrenGustav Holst / Arthur Bliss / Lennox Berkeley / Benjamin Britten / Sir William Walton1971Album
Symphony No. 1 / Overture To A Picaresque Comedy / DivertimentoRichard Rodney Bennett / Arnold Bax / Lennox Berkeley - Igor Buketoff, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra1968Album
Piano Concerto / Trio For Violin, Horn And PianoJohn Ireland, Lennox Berkeley - Colin Horsley, Manoug Parikian, Dennis Brain, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Basil Cameron1965Album
Concerto For String Orchestra / Serenade For Strings / Prelude, Elegy And Finale, Opus 10Alan Rawsthorne, Lennox Berkeley, Peter Racine Fricker - The Little Orchestra Of London Conducted By Leslie Jones1965Album
Piano Sonata; Preludes; Scherzo; Impromptu; Concert StudiesLennox Berkeley, Colin Horsley1959Album
Quintet In E Flat Major K. 452 / Trio For Violin Horn And PianoWolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Dennis Brain, Colin Horsley, Dennis Brain Wind Ensemble, Lennox Berkeley, Manoug Parikian1959Album
Contemporary Music For StringsFrank Martin, Paul Hindemith, Lennox Berkeley, Samuel Barber - Karl Münchinger Conducting Stuttgarter Kammerorchester1957Compil.
Serenade In E Major, Op. 10 / String Trio In C Major - String Trio In C MajorErnst von Dohnányi / Lennox Berkeley, Jean Françaix - Jean Pougnet, Frederick Riddle, Anthony Pini1954Album
Trio For Horn, Violin And PianoLennox BerkeleyAlbum
Maconchy/Bush/Berkeley/AlwynElizabeth Maconchy, Geoffrey Bush, Lennox Berkeley, William AlwynAlbum
The New World - Six Poems By Ted Hughes, Op. 25 / Chinese Songs / Extravaganzas (Gregory Coroso)Gordon Crosse, Lennox Berkeley, Meriel Dickinson, Peter DickinsonAlbum
Piano Sonata, Viola Sonata, Prelude And CapricioLennox Berkeley - Raphael Terroni, Michael PonderAlbum
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