Poulenc: Organ Concerto; Pierre Petit: concertino for organ, strings & percussion; Barber: Toccata Festiva / Gillian Weir, organ
1 CD / Linn Records / 2014-11-11Works: Francis Poulenc: Concerto for Organ, Strings and Timpani in G minor; Pierre Petit: Concertino for organ, strings & percussion; Samuel Barber: Toccata Festiva for organ & orchestra, Op. 36
Performers: Weir, Gillian
Conductors: Hill, David; Leppard, Raymond
Ensemble: ; English Chamber Orchestra
Gillian Weir and the English Chamber Orchestra deliver a dazzling collection of works for organ and orchestra, performed on the 1995 Marcussen & Son, at...continue...
Recording information: St Augustine's Chapel, Tonbridge School, Kent, UK (10/2000/07/2001).
Concerto for Organ features David Hill and Raymond Leppard conducting organist Gillian Weir and the E...continue...
1 CD / Signum Records / 2014-09-09Works: Gabriel Jackson: The Voice of the Bard, for chorus; Ruchill Linn, for chorus; Airplane Cantata, for speaker, chorus & pianola; Winter Heavens, for chorus; Choral Symphony, for chorus
Performers: Alcantara, Lynette; Bowen, Christopher; Cameron, Margaret; Charlesworth, Stephen; Jeffes, Stephen; Lawson, Rex; Poole, Elizabeth; Robinson, Olivia; Smart, Alison; Tring, Emma [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Hill, David; Morgan, James
Ensemble: ; BBC Singers
The BBC Singers continue their series of releases featuring works by their official Associate Composer - a unique chance for some of the most talented...continue...
Howells: Stabat Mater / Benjamin Hulett, tenor; Alison Hill, soprano; The Bach Choir; Bournemouth SO; Hill
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2014-09-09Works: Herbert Howells: Stabat Mater, for tenor solo, chorus & orchestra; Te Deum and Jubilate; Sine nomine
Performers: Hill, Alison; Hulett, Benjamin
Conductors: Hill, David
Ensemble: The Bach Choir
The three works on this recording mark staging posts in Herbert Howells's compositional life. Sine nomine was commissioned at Elgar's instigation when Howells was 30...continue...
Recording information: The Lighthouse, Poole, Dorset, UK (11/30/2013-12/01/2013)....continue...