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 / BBC Legends / 2004-09-21Works: Richard Strauss: Four Last Songs, AV 150; Capriccio, Op.85; Maurice Ravel: Shéhérazade, poems (3) for soprano (or tenor) & orchestra (or piano); Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Le nozze di Fig...
Performers: Söderström, Elisabeth
Conductors: Dorati, Antal; Boulez, Pierre; Pritchard, John
Ensemble: BBC Symphony Orchestra; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Elisabeth Soderstrom has remaimed a member of the Swedish Royal opera for life. Her repertoire includes a wide range of roles - from Monteverdi's Poppea,...continue...
1 CD / Pearl / 2002-07-23Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Piano no 23 in A major, K 488; Sonata for Piano no 8 in A minor, K 310 (300d); Prelude and Fugue for Piano in C major, K 394 (383a); Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata...
Performers: Matthews, Denis
Conductors: Weldon, George
Ensemble: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
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...