British Piano Concertos - works by Stanford, Vaughan Williams, Hoddinott, Williamson, Finzi, Foulds, Bridge, Rawsthorne, Ireland, Busch, Moeran et al. / various artists
4 CD / Lyrita / 2014-10-14Works: Charles Villiers Stanford: Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 126; Gerald Finzi: Eclogue in F major for piano & string orchestra, Op. 10; John Foulds: Dynamic Triptych, for piano & orchestra, Op...
Performers: Binns, Malcolm; Fowke, Philip; Katin, Peter; McCabe, John [Composer, Piano]; Ogdon, John [Piano]; Parkin, Eric; Shelley, Howard; Wallfisch, Peter; Wallfisch, Raphael [Cello]; Wilde, David; Williamson...
Conductors: Braithwaite, Nicholas; Handley, Vernon; Herrmann, Bernard; Boult, Adrian; Wordsworth, Barry; Dommett, Leonard
Following the success of the Lyrita 50th Anniversary sets, the label is proud to present this new four-CD compilation box set collecting British piano concertos...continue...
1 CD / Lyrita / 2007-08-07Works: Lennox Berkeley: Concerto for Piano in B flat major, Op. 29; Concerto for Two pianos and Orchestra, Op. 30
Performers: Beckett, Garth; McDonald, Boyd; Wilde, David
Conductors: Braithwaite, Nicholas; del Mar, Norman
Ensemble: ; New Philharmonia Orchestra
"These 1978 performances haven't lost their importance or their strength-like so many Lyrita 'firsts', they convey the freshness of discovery, in deeply committed, handsomely recorded...continue...
1 CD / Lyrita / 2007-06-12Works: Lennox Berkeley: Symphony no 1, Op. 16; Symphony no 2, Op. 51
Conductors: del Mar, Norman; Braithwaite, Nicholas
"The symphony could even be heard as a measured, thoughtful response to their youthful extravagances - celebrating the virtues of understatement yet providing an object...continue...