London, England, United Kingdom (1901 – 1956)
Gerald Raphael Finzi (1901-1956) was an English composer, whose popularity has increased considerably in the years since his death.
Born on 14th July 1901 in London, the son of an Italian Jewish father and a German Jewish mother, Finzi nevertheless became one of the most characteristically English composers of his generation. Despite being an agnostic, he wrote some inspired and imposing Christian choral music.
Finzi's father, a successful shipbroker, died when his son was seven. Gerald was educated privately. During… read more
|1||Lo, the full, final sacrifice, Op.26: Amen - Instrumental||
|2||Elegy for Orchestra, Op. 20 - "The Fall of the Leaf"||
|3||Eclogue for piano and strings, Op. 10||
|4||Play on youtube||Romance for String Orchestra||
|5||Play on youtube||A Severn Rhapsody, Op. 3||
|6||Cello Concerto, Op. 40: II. Andante quieto||
|7||Clarinet Concerto, Op. 31: I. Allegro vigoroso||
|8||Romance for string orchestra, Op.11||
|9||Romance for String Orchestra, Op. 11||
|10||Dies Natalis, Op.8 - Arr. Sheppard: 5. The Salutation - Instrumental||
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