Benjamin James Dale (1885-1943): The Romantic Viola - Suite in D, Op. 2; Phantasy, Op. 4; Introduction and Andante for 6 violas, Op. 5 / Yuko Inoue, viola; Stephen Coombs, piano
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2013-08-27Works: Benjamin J. Dale: Suite for viola & piano in D minor, Op. 2; Introduction & Andante for 6 violas, Op. 5; Phantasy for viola & piano, Op. 4
Performers: Coombs, Stephen; Inoue, Yuko
Ensemble: RAM Viola Sextet; Ram Viola Sextet (Viola Sextet)
Benjamin Dale's compositions are relatively few in number but of great distinction. In particular it was Dale's friendship with Lionel Tertis, the father of modern...continue...
Recording information: The Duke's Hall, Royal Academy of Music, London, Englan (2013-07-06&2012-07-20&2012-)....continue...
1 CD / Dutton Laboratories / 2008-05-13Works: Benjamin J. Dale: Suite for viola & piano in D minor, Op. 2; Introduction & Andante for 6 violas, Op. 5; English Dance, for violin & piano (also for piano or small orchestra); Phantasy for viola & pi...
Performers: Beer, Thomas; Chase, Roger; Coninx, Karel; Cvetkov, Rumen; Opie, Fiona; Otaki, Michiko; Shaw, Hannah
Benjamin Dale's music for viola is a remarkable body of work, written largely just before World War I. The music's romantic grandeur is beautifully caught...continue...