The Solent: Fifty Years of Music by Ralph Vaughan Williams / Andrew Kennedy, tenor; Roland Wood, baritone
1 CD / Albion / 2013-11-12Works: Ralph Vaughan Williams: Burnley Heath, impression for orchestra (incomplete); The Solent, impression for orchestra; Harnham Down, impression for orchestra; The Vagabond ("Give to me the life I love")...
Performers: Bootiman, Nicholas; Vocal], Andrew Kennedy [Tenor; Wood, Roland [Baritone Vocal]
Conductors: Daniel, Paul
Ensemble: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
In the fifty years between Vaughan Williams's Three Impressions for Orchestra and his Prelude on an Old Carol Tune, despite unprecedented worldwide social and political...continue...
Recording information: The Friary, Liverpool (04/02/2013-04/03/2013)....continue...
Britten: Sinfonia da Requiem; Four Sea Interludes; The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra / Libor Pesek
1 CD / Warner Classics / 2013-02-12Works: Benjamin Britten: Sinfonia da Requiem, Op. 20; Peter Grimes; The Young person's guide to the orchestra
Conductors: Pesek, Libor
Ensemble: ; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Benjamin Britten was one of the few 20th century composers to create a musical universe with works in many different genres that enjoy great popularity....continue...
Recording information: Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool (01/1989)....continue...
Britten: Serenade for Tenor, Les Illuminations, Sinfonia da Requiem, etc / Pesec, Gomez, Mackie, Tuckwell, et al
2 CD / Warner Classics / 2009-08-11Works: Benjamin Britten: Les Illuminations; Serenade, for tenor, horn & strings, Op. 31; Nocturne, Op. 60; Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4; Sinfonia da Requiem, Op. 20; Peter Grimes; The Young person's g...
Performers: Gomez, Jill; Mackie, Neil; Tear, Robert; Tuckwell, Barry [French Horn]
Conductors: Whitfield, John; Bedford, Steuart; Tate, Jeffrey; Warren-Green, Christopher; Pesek, Libor
Ensemble: Endymion Ensemble; English Chamber Orchestra; London Chamber Orchestra; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra; Scottish Chamber Orchestra
BBC Music Magazine
Some of Britten's richest vocal chamber pieces, by splendidly idiomatic performers are followed on disc 2 by slightly less exceptional orchestral performances. Still,...continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 1992-04-01Works: Herbert Howells: Hymnus Paradisi for soprano, tenor, chorus & orchestra; An English Mass for chorus
Performers: Ainsley, John Mark; Disley, Stephen; Kennard, Julie
Conductors: Handley, Vernon
Ensemble: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra