Carl Nielsen: The Concertos / Saeka Matsuyama, violin; John McCaw, clarinet; Jennifer Stinton, flute
1 CD / Musical Concepts / 2015-03-31Works: Carl Nielsen: Concerto for Violin Op. 33 (FS 61); Concerto for Clarinet, FS 129/Op. 57; Concerto for Flute, FS 119
Performers: Matsuyama, Saeka; McCaw, John; Stinton, Jennifer
Conductors: Wagner, Jan; Leppard, Raymond; Bedford, Steuart
Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra; Odense Symphony Orchestra; Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Denmark's greatest composer, Carl Nielsen is best known for his symphonie (released on Alto in 2015, ALC 2505) and his three concertos. This album presents...continue...
1 CD / Lyrita / 2007-06-12Works: Gerald Finzi: Concerto for clarinet & string orchestra in C minor, Op. 31; Concerto for cello & orchestra in A Minor, Op 40
Performers: Denman, John; Ma, Yo-Yo
Conductors: Handley, Vernon
Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra
"Before he lost interest in classical music, at the very beginning of his career, Yo-Yo Ma made this outstanding recording of Finzi's magnificent Cello Concerto....continue...
1 CD / Lyrita / 2007-02-13Works: William Mathias: Concerto for Clarinet, Op. 68; Concerto for Harp, Op. 50; Concerto for Piano no 3, Op. 40
Performers: de Peyer, Gervase; Ellis, Osian; Katin, Peter
Conductors: Atherton, David
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra; New Philharmonia Orchestra
In addition to his well-known choral music, Mathias wrote an opera, three symphonies, three piano concertos, and a rather popular Sinfonietta. This disc offers some...continue...