In the Shadow of War - Bloch: Schelomo; Hough: The Loneliest Wilderness; Bridge: Oration / Steven Isserlis, cello
1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-01-01Works: Ernest Bloch: Schelomo; Frank Bridge: Oration, concerto elegiaco for cello & orchestra, H. 180; Stephen Hough: The Loneliest Wilderness, elegy for cello & orchestra
Performers: Isserlis, Steven
Conductors: Wolff, Hugh; Takacs-Nagy, Gabor
Ensemble: Deutsches Symphonie Orchester Berlin; Tapiola Sinfonietta
The Observer, 7th April 2013
A mood of poignant intensity characterises the three works here, played by Steven Isserlis with two different orchestras...Some ridiculed [Schelomo] as...continue...
Recording information: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin-Dahlem, Germany (01/2012); Tapiola Concert Hall, Finland (01/2012); Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin-Dahlem, Germany (11/2009); Tapiola Concert Hall, ...continue...
6 CD / Chandos Records / 2012-07-31Works: Frank Bridge: Enter Spring, rhapsody for orchestra, H. 174; Isabella, symphonic poem for orchestra, H. 78; Poems after Richard Jefferies, for orchestra, H. 118; Mid of the Night, symphonic poem for ...
Performers: Connolly, Sarah; Connolly, Sarah [Mezzo-Soprano Vocal]; Gerhardt, Alban [Cello]; Langridge, Philip [Tenor Vocals]; Shelley, Howard; Williams, Roderick [Bass-Baritone Vocal]
Conductors: Hickox, Richard
Ensemble: ; BBC National Orchestra of Wales
The complete orchestral works by Frank Bridge are here released in an attractive six-disc box for the first time, as part of the new Hickox...continue...
Recording information: Brangwyn Hall, Swansea, England....continue...
1 CD / Lyrita / 2007-11-13Works: Frank Bridge: Oration, concerto elegiaco for cello & orchestra, H. 180; Phantasm, rhapsody for piano & orchestra, H. 182
Performers: Lloyd Webber, Julian; Wallfisch, Peter
Conductors: Braithwaite, Nicholas
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra
Legendary performances on CD for the first time! Frank Bridge (1879–1941) is most often mentioned as the teacher of a later and more famous British...continue...
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2006-06-13Works: Frank Bridge: Oration, concerto elegiaco for cello & orchestra, H. 180; Edward Elgar: Concerto for Cello; Gustav Holst: Invocation, Op. 19 no 2/H 75
Performers: Wallfisch, Raphael [Cello]
Conductors: Dickins, Richard
Ensemble: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
"For fans of English music, for fans of cello music, for fans of elegiac music, for fans of great music, this Nimbus recording is not...continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2004-05-25Works: Frank Bridge: Rebus, overture for orchestra, H. 191; Oration, concerto elegiaco for cello & orchestra, H. 180; Allegro moderato, fragment of a symphony for string orchestra, H. 192; Lament, for strin...
Performers: Gerhardt, Alban [Cello]
Conductors: Hickox, Richard
Ensemble: BBC National Chorus of Wales; BBC National Orchestra of Wales
"This is a fine disc in an important series." - D. Moore, ARG...continue...