Selected Howard Williams Audio Clips
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“These sound-bites are to offer a taste of some of the many repertoire areas I enjoy. They come from a variety of sources, including my friends in the Pécs orchestra, both under their former title and as the present Pannon Philharmonic. Most are from live performances, but the two special rarities were both recorded in the studio – the Requiem by György Lickl (a Hungarian contemporary of Mozart) and my own transcription of Piazzolla’s Grand Tango with the high-voltage electric ‘cello of Kate Price!”
Bartók - Duke Bluebeard’s Castle (excerpt)
Cornelia Kallisch; Kolos Kováts
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Munich Herkulessaal. Live performance

Beethoven – Symphony No.3 (Finale)
City of London Sinfonia
Canterbury Cathedral. Live performance

Brahms – Symphony No.2 (Finale excerpt)
Pannon Philharmonic 
Pécs Kodály Centre. Live performance

Debussy – La Mer (3rd mvt excerpt)
Hungarian National Philharmonic
Budapest, Liszt Academy. Live performance

Lickl – Agnus Dei (Requiem in C minor)
Pécs Chamber Choir and soloists
Pécs Symphony Orchestra
Studio recording

Messiaen – Ébranlez la Solitaire (Poèmes pour Mi)
Jill Gomez
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Studio recording

Piazzolla (orch. H.Williams) -  Le Grand Tango (short version)
Kathryn Price (electric ‘cello)
National Session Orchestra of Wales
Studio recording

Rachmaninov – The Isle of the Dead (excerpt)
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic
Leeds Town Hall. Live performance

Vaughan Williams– London Symphony (Finale excerpt)
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra 
Stockhom, Berwald Hall. Live performance

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