Ralph Vaughan Williams; James MacMillan: Oboe Concertos / Nicholas Daniel, oboe; Britten Sinfonia; MacMillan
1 Super Audio CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2015-04-14Works: Ralph Vaughan Williams: Concerto for Oboe in A minor; James MacMillan: One, for chamber orchestra; Oboe Concerto; Benjamin Britten: Suite on English folk tunes (A time there was), for orchestra, Op. ...
Performers: Daniel, Nicholas
Conductors: Daniel, Nicholas; MacMillan, James
Ensemble: ; Britten Sinfonia
This recording of evocative music from Britain features two major British oboe concertos featuring soloist Nicholas Daniel and the Britten Sinfonia. Composer James MacMillan conducts...continue...
Recording information: St John's Smith Square, London, England (02/2014)....continue...
James MacMillan: A Deep but Dazzling Darkness; Veni, Veni, Emmanuel / Colin Currie: percussion, Gordan Nikolic: violin
1 CD / Challenge / 2012-11-13Works: James MacMillan: A Deep but Dazzling Darkness, for violin, ensemble (or chamber orchestra) & tape; I (A Meditation on Iona), for orchestra & percussion; Veni, Veni Emmanuel, concerto for percussion &...
Performers: Currie, Colin; Nikolic, Gordan
Conductors: MacMillan, James
Ensemble: Netherlands Radio Chamber Philharmonic
Financial Times, July 2012
Veni, Veni gives the lie to the argument that percussion concertos are dependent on visual impact. MacMillan's is an aural blockbuster, and...continue...
Recording information: Netherlands Broadcasting Music Centre....continue...
1 CD / Warner Classics / 2012-02-07Works: James MacMillan: Seraph, for trumpet & orchestra; Toru Takemitsu: Paths for Trumpet Solo, Op. 50; Alexander Arutiunian: Concerto for Trumpet in A flat major; Traditional Spiritual: Nobody Knows the T...
Performers: Balsom, Alison
Conductors: Renes, Lawrence
Ensemble: Scottish Ensemble
The album also includes two other concertos: the Trumpet Concerto in A flat major by Alexander Arutiunian - a staple in the repertory thanks to...continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2003-08-26Works: James MacMillan: Britannia, for orchestra; Concerto for piano and orchestra "The Berserking"; Into the Ferment, for ensemble & orchestra
Performers: Roscoe, Martin [Piano]
Conductors: MacMillan, James
Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
"'The Berserking', a piano concerto dating from 1989 is, according tothe composer, a study in 'misdirected energy' and the first movement is pervaded by 'something...continue...
1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2000-07-25Works: James MacMillan: Concerto for Trumpet "Epiclesis"; Concerto for Clarinet "Ninian"
Performers: Cushing, John; Wallace, John [Trumpet]
Conductors: Lazarev, Alexander
Ensemble: Royal Scottish National Orchestra
1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 1999-03-04Works: James MacMillan: The World's Ransoming, for cor anglais & orchestra (Part I of Triduum, an Easter triptych); Concerto for Cello (being Part II of Triduum, an Easter triptych)
Performers: Wallfisch, Raphael [Cello]
Conductors: Vänskä, Osmo
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 1998-06-23Works: James MacMillan: Veni, Veni Emmanuel, concerto for percussion & orchestra; Tryst, for orchestra
Performers: Currie, Colin
Conductors: Yuasa, Takuo
Ensemble: Ulster Orchestra
"5 Stars" -BBC Music. "Recommended" -Gramophone...continue...