The Hallé Tradition - Sir Hamilton Harty, Leslie Heward and Sir Malcolm Sargent conduct the Hallé 1925-1941 in music of Dvorak, Brahms, Elgar, Bruch & Schubert [4 CDs]
4 CD / Halle Records / 2014-06-01Works: Antonin Dvorák: Carnival Overture, Op. 92; Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World"; Nocturne for String Orchestra in B major, Op. 40/B 47; Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dances...
Performers: Cassadó, Gaspar; Easton, Robert; Eisdell, Hubert; Falkner, Keith; Labbette, Dora; Nash, Heddle [Tenor Vocals]; Noble, Dennis; Sammons, Albert; Williams, Harold
Conductors: Harty, Hamilton, Sir; Heward, Leslie; Sargent, Malcolm
Ensemble: ; Hallé Orchestra
These recordings offer a fascinating insight into the playing of the Hallé before and during the Second World War, primarily with its Principal Conductor, Hamilton...continue...
1 CD / Decca Import / 2012-05-28Works: Hubert Parry: Jerusalem ("And did those feet in ancient time"), for chorus & organ (or orchestra); Steven Baker: Sanctus, for voice, chorus & orchestra (after Elgar's Nimrod); Walter Kent: The White ...
Performers: Baker, Steven; Jean-Marie, Lincoln; Karlsson, Fridrik "Frizzy"; Lawson, Geoff; Stewart, Noah [Tenor Vocal]; Wright, Laura
Conductors: Hein, Richard
One of many classical crossover releases designed to capitalize on the patriotic spirit that's swept the U.K. in 2012, Suffolk soprano Laura Wright's second solo album, Glorious, has a stronger pedigr...continue...
2 CD / Archipel / 2012-01-01Works: Edward Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38; Hector Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14
Performers: Nowakowski, Marian; Shacklock, Constance; Vickers, Jon [Tenor Vocals]
Conductors: Barbirolli, John
The great British conductor and masterful interpreter of Edward Elgar's music, Sir John Barbirolli, leads a cast of singers headlined by the immortal Jon Vickers...continue...
2 CD / Avie Records / 2009-04-01Works: Edward Elgar: Like to the Damask Rose; Queen Mary's Song, for voice & piano; A Song of Autumn, song for voice & piano; The Poet's Life, song for voice & piano; The Shepherd's Song, Op. 16, no 1; Roun...
Performers: Bamping, Mark; Houghton, William; Norris, David Owen; Pitt, Amanda; Savidge, Peter; Whiffin, Edward; Wilde, Mark
To celebrate Sir Edward Elgar's 150th birthday, David Owen Norris and The Works perform Elgar's songs and piano solos on Elgar's own 1844 Broadwood piano,...continue...
1 CD / Decca Import / 2007-09-06Works: Edward Elgar: Wand of Youth, Suite no 1, for orchestra, Op. 1a; The Wand of Youth Suite no 2, Op. 1b; Starlight Express, Op. 78; Dream Children, for small orchestra (or piano), Op. 43
Performers: Hagley, Alison [Soprano Vocals]; Terfel, Bryn [Baritone/Bass]
Conductors: Mackerras, Charles
Ensemble: Welsh National Opera Orchestra
2 CD / Chandos Records / 2004-11-09Works: Eric Coates: The Dam Busters; William Walton: Prelude and Fugue "Spitfire"; A Wartime Sketchbook, for orchestra (arranged by C.Palmer from film scores); Coronation March "Crown Imperial"; Gordon Lang...
Performers: Addinall, Patrick; Austin, Michael [Organ]; Bott, Paula; Collins, Anne; Crabtree, Libby; Elms, Roderick; Scott, John; Terfel, Bryn [Baritone/Bass]
Conductors: ; Marriner, Sir Neville; Gamba, Rumon; Willcocks, David; Brand, Geoffrey; Newsome, Roy; Evans, Alex; Gibson, Alexander, Sir; Stobart, James; Hickox, Richard; Bamert, Matthias; Tortelier, Yan Pascal
Ensemble: ; Besses O' Th' Barn Band; Black Dyke Band; Cranwell Royal Air Force College Band; Regimental Band of the Coldstream Guards
1 CD / Essay / 2001-11-01Works: Welsh Traditional: Ar Hyd y Nos (All Through the Night), folk song; American Traditional: All the Pretty Little Horses, folk song; By'm Bye, traditional lullaby; Anonymous: All Night, All Day; Armeni...
Performers: Baird, Julianne; Kapp, Madeline; Kapp, Richard [Conductor]; Tenenbaum, Mela
Personnel: Richard Kapp (piano); Madeline Kapp, Julianne Baird (vocals); Mela Tenenbaum (violin, viola).
Recording information: Purchase College, New York, NY (05/08/1997-05/09/1997)....continue...
2 CD / Pearl / 2001-03-27Works: Edward Elgar: Sea Pictures, Op. 37; The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38
Performers: Nash, Heddle [Tenor Vocals]; Noble, Dennis; Walker, Norman
Conductors: Weldon, George; Sargent, Malcolm
Ensemble: Huddersfield Choral Society; Philharmonia Orchestra
1 CD / Symposium / 1998-08-01Works: Modest Mussorgsky: Khovanshchina; Mily Balakirev: Overture on Russian Themes no 2 "Russia"; Antonin Dvorák: Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World"; Arnold Bax: Overture to a...
Performers: Easton, Robert; Eisdell, Hubert; Labbette, Dora; Noble, Dennis; Williams, Harold
Conductors: Harty, Hamilton, Sir
Ensemble: Hallé Orchestra ; Hallé Orchestra Chorus ; London Philharmonic Orchestra
1 CD / Collegium / 1991-06-01Works: Anonymous, English: Rejoice in the Lord Always, for chorus; Henry Purcell: Remember not, Lord, our offences, Z 50; John Amner: Come, Let's Rejoice for chorus; Thomas Tomkins: When David heard; Edward...
Performers: Cambridge Singers