1 CD / Lyrita / 2010-06-01Works: Alun Hoddinott: Variants, for orchestra, Op. 47; Night Music, for orchestra, Op. 48; Sinfonietta no 1, for orchestra, Op. 56; Sinfonietta no 3, for orchestra, Op. 71; The Sun, The Great Luminary of t...
Conductors: del Mar, Norman; Atherton, David
"One point to emphasize is the quality of sound that Richard Itter always insisted on. Ambitiously he employed some of the finest engineers in the...continue...
1 CD / Lyrita / 2007-09-01Works: Alun Hoddinott: Concerto for Clarinet and String Orchestra, Op. 3; Harp Concerto, Op. 11; Concerto for Piano no 1, Op. 19; Concerto for Piano no 2, Op. 21
Performers: de Peyer, Gervase [Clarinet]; Ellis, Osian [Harp]; Fowke, Philip; Jones, Martin [Piano]
Conductors: Atherton, David; Wordsworth, Barry; Davis, Andrew
1 CD / Lyrita / 2006-09-01Works: Alun Hoddinott: Symphony no 2 Op. 29; Symphony no 3 Op. 61; Symphony no 5 Op. 81
Conductors: del Mar, Norman; Atherton, David; Davis, Andrew
Ensemble: ; London Symphony Orchestra
"Alun Hoddinott is one of the best and most resourceful of living British symphonists, and the return to the catalogue of three demonstrations of that...continue...
1 CD / Lyrita / 2006-08-01Works: Alun Hoddinott: Dives and Lazarus, Op 39, cantata; Concertino for viola and small orchesta, Op 14; Nocturnes and Cadenzas for cello and orchestra, Op.62; Sinfonia Fidei for soprano, tenor, chorus & o...
Performers: Allen, Thomas; Burrows, Stuart; Erdélyi, Csaba; Gomez, Jill; Palmer, Felicity; Welsh, Moray
Conductors: Atherton, David; Groves, Charles
Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra; Philharmonia Chorus; Philharmonia Orchestra
Alun Hoddinott (b. 1929) has been called the greatest living Welsh composer. Essentially chromatic, his music often shows a dark Celtic intensity, manifested in his...continue...