British String Concertos - works by Coleridge-Taylor, Holst, Finzi, Busch, Moeran, Rubbra, Gerhard, Fricker, Maconchy, Hoddinott et al. / various artists
4 CD / Lyrita / 2014-10-14Works: Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Concerto for Violin in G minor, Op. 80; Gustav Holst: Invocation, Op. 19 no 2/H 75; Double Concerto, for 2 violins & orchestra, Op. 49, H. 175; Lyric Movement, for viola & ch...
Performers: Aronowitz, Cecil; Baillie, Alexander; de Saram, Rohan; Friend, Rodney [Violin]; Georgiadis, John [Conductor]; Gruenberg, Erich; Hurwitz, Emanuel; McAslan, Lorraine; Neaman, Yfrah; Parikian, Manoug; S...
Conductors: Braithwaite, Nicholas; Atherton, David; Boult, Adrian; Holst, Imogen; Handley, Vernon; Davis, Colin; del Mar, Norman; Groves, Charles
Following the success of the Lyrita 50th Anniversary sets, the label is proud to present this new four-CD compilation box set collecting British string concertos...continue...
1 CD / Lyrita / 2007-06-12Works: E.J. Moeran: Rhapsody for orchestra no 2 in E major; Concerto for Violin & orchestra; Rhapsody for piano & orchestra in F sharp major
Performers: Georgiadis, John [Conductor]; McCabe, John [Composer, Piano]
Conductors: Boult, Adrian; Handley, Vernon; Braithwaite, Nicholas
Ensemble: ; London Philharmonic Orchestra; New Philharmonia Orchestra
Ernest John Moeran (1894-1950), still the least-known significant English composer of his generation, composed his violin concerto in 1942. It was first performed by Arthur...continue...