Eclectic Collection

The mandolin orchestra is very versatile. The purpose of this CD is to demonstrate something of its diversity and distinctive character.

The mandolin orchestra is very versatile. The purpose of this CD is to demonstrate something of its diversity and distinctive character. A variety of compositions ranging from Baroque to present day (embracing various styles and cultures) have been included in this truly 'eclectic' collection.

Artist

Concordia Mandolin and Guitar Ensemble

Formed in 1978, the ensemble comprises approximately 30 members playing mandolins, mandolas, guitars, one mandocello, one double bass and one piano accordion. Concordia is frequently joined by woodwind, string and vocal soloists


Press quote

“This disc certainly lives up to its name ... a zany program played with vigor.”

— Tony Way, The Age - Green Guide

Track Listing

Klezmer Suite (Tober/Vogt)
Britta Polka (Lumbye)
Berceuse (Godard arr. Hawkes)
Suite Appassionata (Wolki)
Bist du beir mir (Stolzel arr. Hawkins)
Che faro senza Euridice (Gluck arr. Hawkins)
Leicester Birdies (Reinhardt)
Flick flack (Vossen arr. Witt)
Panis angelicus (Franck arr. Hawkins)
Tambourin (Gossec)
Concerto for Oboe in C Major (Baston)
Wo die Balalaika Klingt (Dunnebeil)
Norio Bushi (Behrend)
Czardas (Monti arr. Jensen and Hawkins)

Where to buy

Eclectic Collection can be purchased online through Buywell Just Classical or the Australian Music Centre which both offer secure online ordering.

This title is also available in (or can be ordered through) many fine music retailers across Australia, including Thomas’, Discurio and Readings.

Product details

List price
$25.00 AUD
Categories
Australian, Baroque, Cross-cultural
Catalogue number
MCD 121
Alternate catalogue number
MCD121
Barcode
EAN 9314574012125