Jun 172012
 

A wide selection of pieces for vibes, glockenspiel and xylophone, including links and call signs. Label: De Wolfe Cat. Number: DW/LP 3260 Recording First Published: 1973 Format: LP Sound: Mono Side One Mouvement – Marimba (Pierre Arvay) (Fast, constant movement) 01:46 Reflet D’Etoiles – Ensemble (Pierre Arvay) (Vaporous, abstract) 03:28 Sombre Journee – Vibraphone (Pierre [...]

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 Posted by on June 17, 2012
Feb 192012
 

Large orchestral music written for both light and heavy industrial situations. Label: De Wolfe Cat. Number: DW/LP 3236 Recording First Published: 1972 Format: LP Sound: Mono Side 1 Pulse Of Power (Ivor Slaney) (Forceful, incidental) 01:36 Perception In Rhythm (Ivor Slaney) (Light-dramatic, busy) 01:48 (Shaw Brothers cue – Shaolin Handlock Theme) Triumph Of Industry (Hugh [...]

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 Posted by on February 19, 2012
Oct 152011
 

Eleven modern classical pieces for orchestral solo pieces. Label: De Wolfe Cat. Number: DW/LP 3218 Recording First Published: 1971 Format: LP Sound: Mono Side 1 (a) Fantasie – (Contrebosse/Double Bass) (Pierre Arvay) (Bizarre, mysterious, moody) 05:04 (b) Les Brumes De Nohant – (Violoncello/’cello) (Pierre Arvay) (Lyrical, expressive) 03:55 (c) Quand Pleurissent Les Prevenches – (Violon/Violin) [...]

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 Posted by on October 15, 2011
Oct 072011
 

Label: Hudson Orchestra/Group: The Pierre Arvay Ensemble Cat. Number: HMC/LP 509 Release Date: 1974 Format: LP Sound: Mono Side 1 Wide Horizons (Pierre Arvay) 04:29 Cantique De Neige (Pierre Arvay) 03:19 Ice Floe (Pierre Arvay) 02:10 Caverne De Glace (Pierre Arvay) 04:06 Snowbirds (Pierre Arvay) 02:44 Side 2 Leng (Pierre Arvay) 03:33 Snowblinks (Pierre Arvay) [...]

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 Posted by on October 7, 2011
Oct 042011
 

Reg Tilsley interprets Pierre Arvay. Label: Hudson Cat. Number: HMC/LP 504 Recording First Published: 1972 Format: LP Sound: Mono Side 1 Classical Colours (Pierre Arvay) (Joyful, medium-tempo, melodic) 02:19 Leaves Turning Brown (Pierre Arvay) (Slow, romantic – pianos featured) 02:36 The Vienna Affair (Pierre Arvay) (Vigorous rhythmic theme – pianos featured) 02:27 The Glass Triangle [...]

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 Posted by on October 4, 2011
Sep 262011
 

Orchestral impressions of the Sea. Label: De Wolfe Cat. Number: DW/LP 3189 Recording First Published: 1971 Format: LP Sound: Mono Side 1 Edge Of The World (Pierre Arvay) (Broad title music) 03:16 Plain Sailing (Anthony Mawer) (Peaceful, melodic) 03:00 Atlantica (Ivor Slaney) (Proud, flowing) 01:39 Primum Mobile (Awakening) (Pierre Arvay) (Uncertain, probing) 03:42 The Mountain [...]

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 Posted by on September 26, 2011
Sep 262011
 

Wide variety of comedy styles, large and small. Label: De Wolfe Cat. Number: DW/LP 3187 Recording First Published: 1971 Format: LP Sound: Mono Side 1 Pantalone (Pierre Arvay) (Comic plodding – large animals, etc.) 02:10 Danse Du Grizzly (Pierre Arvay) (Ponderous low-key novelty) 01:16 Le Mammouth Et L’oiseau (Pierre Arvay) (Rhythmic, bright – featuring tuba) [...]

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 Posted by on September 26, 2011
Sep 252011
 

Large-scale orchestral impressions – epic and dramatic. Label: De Wolfe Orchestra/Group: International Studio Orchestra Cat. Number: DW/LP 3178 Recording First Published: 1970 Format: LP Sound: Mono Side 1 La Fete Fantastique (Pierre Arvay) (Modern orchestral movement – contrasting sections of grotesque violence and subdued mystery) 11:43 La Foret D’Ombres (Pierre Arvay) (Dark, menacing – strongly [...]

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 Posted by on September 25, 2011
Sep 252011
 

Varied and colourful orchestral impressions. Label: De Wolfe Cat. Number: DW/LP 3175 Recording First Published: 1970 Format: LP Sound: Mono Side 1 Legende Savoyarde (Pierre Arvay) (Vigorous theme – big opening and close) 03:31 Le Sourire De Jesus (Pierre Arvay) (Slow religioso – strings and oboe) 03:06 Oural (Pierre Arvay) (Bright orchestral – Eastern flavour) [...]

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 Posted by on September 25, 2011
Sep 172011
 

Orchestral impressions of outer space, mystery, etc. Label: De Wolfe Cat. Number: DW/LP 3169 Release Date: Not Known Format: LP Sound: Mono Side 1 Planete Noire (Pierre Arvay) (Big space atmospheric – with Jazz sax) 02:49 La Mandragore (Pierre Arvay) (Uncertainty, fear) 03:16 Paraselene (Pierre Arvay) (Ethereal, languorous) 03:17 Rosee D’espace (Pierre Arvay) (Suspense atmosphere) [...]

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 Posted by on September 17, 2011