British Piano Concertos - works by Stanford, Vaughan Williams, Hoddinott, Williamson, Finzi, Foulds, Bridge, Rawsthorne, Ireland, Busch, Moeran et al. / various artists
4 CD / Lyrita / 2014-10-14Works: Charles Villiers Stanford: Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 126; Gerald Finzi: Eclogue in F major for piano & string orchestra, Op. 10; John Foulds: Dynamic Triptych, for piano & orchestra, Op...
Performers: Binns, Malcolm; Fowke, Philip; Katin, Peter; McCabe, John [Composer, Piano]; Ogdon, John [Piano]; Parkin, Eric; Shelley, Howard; Wallfisch, Peter; Wallfisch, Raphael [Cello]; Wilde, David; Williamson...
Conductors: Braithwaite, Nicholas; Handley, Vernon; Herrmann, Bernard; Boult, Adrian; Wordsworth, Barry; Dommett, Leonard
Following the success of the Lyrita 50th Anniversary sets, the label is proud to present this new four-CD compilation box set collecting British piano concertos...continue...
1 CD / Lyrita / 2007-10-09Works: Charles Villiers Stanford: Concerto for Cello in D minor (unpublished); Concerto for Piano no 3 in E flat major, Op. 171 (unpublished)
Performers: Baillie, Alexander; Binns, Malcolm
Conductors: Braithwaite, Nicholas
Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
New Recordings! In 1883, Charles Villiers Stanford was appointed Professor of Composition at the newly-founded Royal College of Music where he had a unique influence...continue...
1 CD / Lyrita / 2007-01-09Works: Charles Villiers Stanford: Irish Rhapsody for orchestra No 4 in A Minor, Op. 141 ("Fisherman of Loch Neagh"); Becket, incidental music, Op. 48; Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 126
Performers: Binns, Malcolm
Conductors: Boult, Adrian; Braithwaite, Nicholas
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra
Charles Villiers Stanford was a staunch representative of the Edwardian school in British composing, long out of fashion but having a comeback in our neo-Romantic...continue...