Sea Eagle: Works for Horn by Gerald Barry, Peter Maxwell Davies, Robin Holloway, Colin Matthews, David Matthews, Mark-Anthony Turnage, Huw Watkins / Richard Watkins, horn; Huw Watkins, piano; Mark Padmore, tenor
1 CD / NMC Classics / 2015-04-14Works: Peter Maxwell Davies: Sea Eagle, for horn solo, J. 183; Gerald Barry: Jabberwocky, for tenor, horn & piano; Colin Matthews: Three of a Kind, for horn, cello & piano; Huw Watkins: Trio for violin, hor...
Performers: Padmore, Mark [Tenor Vocal]; Samuel, Laura; Watkins, Huw; Watkins, Paul [Cello, Conductor]; Watkins, Richard [Horn]
Ensemble: Nash Ensemble
Richard Watkins is one of the most sought-after horn players of his generation. He was Principal Horn of the Philharmonia Orchestra for twelve years, and...continue...
Recording information: All Saints Church, East Finchley, London (01/24/2011); Menuhin Hall, Yehudi Menuhin School, Cobham, Surrey (01/24/2011); Wigmore Hall, London (01/24/2011); All Saints Church, Ea...continue...
English Violin Duos by Aitchison, McCabe, Moeran, Croft, Matthews & Rawsthorne / Retorica - Philippa Mo & Harriet Mackenzie, violins
1 CD / NMC Classics / 2012-09-25Works: Jim Aitchison: Syruw; John McCabe: Splendid, for 2 violins; E.J. Moeran: Sonata for 2 violins; William Croft: Sonata for 2 violins, Op. 3/4; David Matthews: Duos (8) for 2 violins, Op. 79; Alan Rawst...
English violin duo Retorica (Philippa Mo and Harriet Mackenzie) were inspired by their long friendships with composers John McCabe and David Matthews to make this...continue...
Recording information: Potton Hall, Westleton, Suffolk (2010-02-04_2010-02-05&2010-)....continue...
1 CD / NMC Classics / 2010-07-08Works: David Matthews: Terrible Beauty, for ensemble; Quartet for Clarinet and Strings; Marina, for ensemble; String Trio no 1; String Trio no 2; Winter Passions, for ensemble
Conductors: Friend, Lionel
Ensemble: Nash Ensemble
"Loges [is] powerfully eloquent...In Terrible Beauty, Matthews vividly juxtaposes seductress evocations by Homer of Hera (sung by Bickley, with harp accompaniment) and Shakespeare of Cleopatra....continue...
1 CD / NMC Classics / 2003-07-02Works: David Matthews: Cantiga, Op. 45; September Music, Op. 24; Introit, Op. 28; Symphony no 4, Op. 51
Performers: Gomez, Jill
Conductors: Carewe, John; Nabarro, Malcolm
Ensemble: Bournemouth Sinfonietta; East of England Orchestra
1 CD / NMC Classics / 2001-05-01Works: David Matthews: In the Dark Time, Op. 38; Chaconne for Orchestra, Op. 43
Conductors: Van Steen, Jac
Ensemble: BBC Symphony Orchestra
"...The tone poem 'In the Dark' traces the turn of the year through declining autumn and winter stasis to the renewal of spring...For all its...continue...
1 CD / NMC Classics / 2000-09-01Works: Grace Williams: Severn Bridge Variations; Brian Elias: Songs (5) to Poems by Irina Ratushinskaya; Judith Weir: A Night At The Chinese Opera, opera; Jonathan Harvey: Haiku for piano; Philip Cashian: C...
1 CD / NMC Classics / 1998-12-24Works: Anthony Powers: The memory room; David Matthews: Sonata for Piano, Op. 47
Performers: Howard, William