1 CD / NMC Classics / 2006-04-06Works: Robert Simpson: Symphony no 3; Quintet for Clarinet and Strings
Performers: Humphreys, Sydney; Keenlyside, Raymond; Major, Margaret; Simpson, Derek; Walton, Bernard
Conductors: Horenstein, Jascha;
Ensemble: Aeolian String Quartet; London Symphony Orchestra
A powerful and original symphonist, Simpson was born in 1921 and died in 1997. He worked as Senior Producer at the BBC for 28 years...continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 1994-09-01Works: Robert Simpson: Trio for horn, violin & piano; Quartet for horn, violin, cello & piano
Performers: Dearnley, Caroline; Green-Armytage, Christopher; Lowbury, Pauline; Watkins, Richard
'Another mandatory instalment in Hyperion's magnificent series of Simpson recordings' (CDReview)
'Une interprétation délicate, sensible et chaleureuse' (Répertoire, France...continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 1993-04-01Works: Robert Simpson: Quartet for Strings No 14; Quintet for clarinet, bass clarinet & string trio; Quartet for Strings No 15
Performers: Cross, Fiona; Farrall, Joy
'Yet another deeply impressive Quartet from Robert Simpson. Uniquely invigorating music ... superbly recorded' (Gramophone)
'There is true greatness here' (Hi Fi News)...continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 1989-10-01Works: Robert Simpson: Quartet for Strings No 7; Quartet for Strings No 8