Sir Adrian Boult: The Complete Conductor - Works by Holst, Parry, Walton; Glinka, Tchaikovsky et al. [10 CDs]
10 CD / Warner Classics / 2014-02-25Conductors: Boult, Adrian
Ensemble: BBC Symphony Orchestra; London Philharmonic Orchestra; New Philharmonia Orchestra
Sir Adrian Boult's advocacy of English music perhaps overshadowed his protean abilities to secure stylish performances in a much wider range of repertoire. The first...continue...
5 CD / ICA Classics / 2013-10-29Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Piano no 1 in C major, Op. 15; Concerto for Piano no 3 in C minor, Op. 37; Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58; Frédéric Chopin: Concerto for Piano...
Performers: Amis, John; Arrau, Claudio [Piano]; Cherkassky, Shura [Piano]; Cziffra, Gyorgy [Piano]; Gilels, Emil [Piano]; Katchen, Julius [Piano]
Conductors: Boult, Adrian; Klemperer, Otto; Dohnányi, Christoph von; Kempe, Rudolf; Tzipine, Georges; Cluytens, André; Adey, Christopher; Hickox, Richard
For unalloyed dignity and composure, these performances are hard to equal.' - Gramophone, May 2011 'This is vintage Cherkassky; playing to charm the birds out...continue...