2 CD / Lyrita / 2008-11-11Works: Michael Tippett: Sonata for Piano no 1; Iain Hamilton: Sonata for Piano no 1, Op. 13; William Wordsworth: Sonata for Piano in D minor, Op. 13; Cheesecombe Suite, for piano, Op. 27; Ballade, for piano...
Performers: Kitchin, Margaret
1 CD / Lyrita / 2007-11-13Works: Michael Tippett: Divertimento on "Sellinger's Round", for chamber orchestra; Alan Rawsthorne: Divertimento for chamber orchestra; Benjamin Britten: Sinfonietta, for chamber orchestra, Op. 1; Lennox B...
Conductors: del Mar, Norman; Braithwaite, Nicholas
Ensemble: ; English Chamber Orchestra
Legendary performances on CD for the first time! In considering these works for chamber orchestra by twentieth-century British composers, it is worth noting that the...continue...
2 CD / Lyrita / 2007-03-13Works: Michael Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage, opera in 3 acts
Performers: Bainbridge, Elisabeth; Burrows, Stuart; Carlyle, Joan; Daniels, Andrew; Dean, Stafford; Harwood, Elizabeth [Soprano Vocals]; Herincx, Raimund; Remedios, Alberto; Whelan, David
Conductors: Davis, Colin
Ensemble: Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Long patronized by the music establishment as an amateur because of his late start in music study, Michael Tippett (1905-1998) was to become in later...continue...