1 CD / Lyrita / 2007-01-09Works: Edmund Rubbra: Symphony no 6, Op 80; Symphony no 8, Op 132 (Hommage à Teihard de Chardin); Soliloquy, Op. 57
Performers: de Saram, Rohan
Conductors: del Mar, Norman; Handley, Vernon
Ensemble: ; London Symphony Orchestra
Edmund Rubbra was a talented British composer whose music has taken its time reaching a worldwide audience. His eleven symphonies have all attracted favorable attention....continue...
1 CD / Lyrita / 2006-09-20Works: Edmund Rubbra: Symphony no 2, Op 45; Festival Overture for orchestra, Op 62; Symphony no 7 in C, Op 88
Conductors: Handley, Vernon; Boult, Adrian
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra; New Philharmonia Orchestra
"Vernon Handley's performance is a fine one, very similar in its basic outlines to Hickox on Chandos (though more successful in the finale) and even...continue...