Mendelssohn: Complete String Quartets - A survey of the 10 quartets performed by 10 different ensembles [4 CDs]
4 CD / Champs Hill Records / 2014-05-27Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Quartet for Strings in E flat major; Quartet for Strings no 2 in A minor, Op. 13; Songs (12), Op. 9; Quartet for Strings no 1 in E flat major, Op. 12; Quartet for Strings no 3 in D...
Performers: Bevan, Sophie; Milford, Julian
Ensemble: Artea Quartet; Badke Quartet; Benyounes Quartet; Castilian Quartet; Cavaleri Quartet; Idomeneo Quartet; Navarra Quartet; Piatti Quartet; Sacconi Quartet; Wu Quartet
This new, 4-CD survey from Champs Hill Records explores the complete string quartet music of Felix and Fanny Mendelssohn in performances by ten different, young...continue...
Recording information: Music Room, Champs Hill, West Sussex, UK....continue...
David Bowerman: Fantasies - Whereon the Wild Thyme Blows / Stephen De Pledge, piano; Anna Leese, soprano
1 CD / Champs Hill Records / 2012-05-29Works: David Bowerman: Fantasy on a Theme of Elgar, for violin & piano; Shakespeare Songs (5), for voice & piano; Quartet for Strings on a Prelude, Chorale and Fugue of César Franck; Carne Beach, for p...
Performers: de Pledge, Stephen; Leese, Anna; Pailthorpe, Emily; Samuel, Laura; Stokes, Anna
Conductors: Chorzelski, Krzysztof;
Ensemble: Gould Piano Trio; Sacconi Quartet; Serenata of London
David Bowerman began writing music at the age of 65, and these compositions are more reflective than futuristic. He draws on music and literature that...continue...