1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2008-05-13Works: Sergey Prokofiev: Songs (5) without Words for voice & piano, Op. 35; Concertino for Cello in G minor, Op. 132; Symphony no 1 in D major, Op. 25 "Classical"; Rodion Shchedrin: Parabola Concertante, fo...
Performers: Allen, Michael; Wallfisch, Raphael [Cello]
Conductors: Over, Simon
Ensemble: Southbank Sinfonia
Prokofiev's 'Cinq Melodies' was originally a set of five wordless songs with piano, later rearranged by the composer for violin and piano (Op. 35). In...continue...
3 CD / Nimbus Records / 1999-06-15Works: Benjamin Britten: Variations on a Theme by Frank Bridge, for strings, Op. 10; Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4; Lachrymae, reflections on a song of Dowland, for viola & string orchestra, Op. 48a; P...
Performers: Campbell, David; Hadley, Jerry; Halstead, Anthony [Horn/Conductor]; Hamburger, Peter; Hirst, Michael; Masters, Rachel; Roberts, Stephen; Rubach, Keith
Conductors: Boughton, William
Ensemble: English String Orchestra; English Symphony Orchestra
This varied and generous program of Britten's works encompasses the whole of the composer's distinguished career. This specially priced portrait features tenor Jerry Hadley in...continue...