1 CD / Chandos Records / 2007-02-13Works: Gerald Finzi: Concerto for cello & orchestra in A Minor, Op 40; Prelude for string orchestra in F Minor, Op 25; Romance for string orchestra in E flat, Op. 11; Concerto for Small Orchestra and Solo V...
Performers: Little, Tasmin [Violin]; Wallfisch, Raphael [Cello]
Conductors: Handley, Vernon; Hickox, Richard
Ensemble: City of London Sinfonia; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Finzi's Cello Concerto is arguably his greatest work, another just ambitious but deeply moving, written under the stress of knowing he was terminally ill. It...continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2001-09-25Works: Gerald Finzi: Concerto for cello & orchestra in A Minor, Op 40; Kenneth Leighton: Concerto for cello & orchestra, Op 31
Performers: Wallfisch, Raphael [Cello]
Conductors: Handley, Vernon; Thompson, Bryden
Ensemble: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra; Royal Scottish National Orchestra
"Raphael Wallfisch has always made me happy, with his full tone and obvious flair. One wonders if anyone could do better in these two concertos....continue...