Alexander Gibson established himself as an enthusiastic and provocative conductor early in his career. He often picked lively and diverse programs to highlight the capabilities of the orchestras under his baton. This album consists of Grieg, Suppe, Weber, Strauss, Chopin, Sibelius, Dvorak, and Wagner. Such a wide ranging repertoire is sure to appeal to everyone.
Selections: Evard Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite No.1; London Festival Orchestra, Norwegian Dance No.2; New Symphony Orchestra. Franz von Suppe: Poet And Peasant Overture; New Symphony Orchestra. Karl Maria von Weber: Invitation To The Dance; New Symphony Orchestra. Johann Strauss II: Tritsch-Tratsch Polka; New Symphony Orchestra. Frederic Chopin: Les Sylphides; London Festival Orchestra. Jean Sibelius: Finlandia; London Festival Orchestra, The Swan Of Tuonela; London Festival Orchestra. Richard Wagner: Lohengrin: Prelude To Act III; New Symphony Orchestra.