2 CD / Dutton Laboratories / 2010-05-11Works: Edmund Rubbra: Quartet for Strings No 2 in E Flat, Op 73; Lyric Movement for piano quintet, Op. 24; Meditations on a Byzantine Hymn "O Quando in Cruce" for 2 violas, Op. 117a; Quartet for Strings No ...
Performers: Busbridge, Judith; Doumenge, Pierre; Dussek, Michael; Osostowicz, Krysia
Edmund Rubbra's String Quartets span his career, running from 1933 to 1977. The second is possibly the best known, but as a group they make...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2005-10-18Works: Edmund Rubbra: Improvisation for violin & orchestra, Op. 89; Improvisations on Virginal Pieces by Giles Farnaby for orchestra, Op 50; Concerto for Violin, Op 103
Performers: Osostowicz, Krysia
Conductors: Yuasa, Takuo
Highlighting this disc is Rubbras 1959 Violin Concerto, which unfolds characteristically in large, seamless spans that prepare the listener for a deeply reflective and emotive...continue...