Malcolm Arnold: Complete Symphonies, nos 1-9 / London SO, Richard Hickox; BBC PO, Rumon Gamba [4 CDs]
4 CD / Chandos Records / 2015-04-28Works: Malcolm Arnold: Symphony no 1, Op. 22; Symphony no 2, Op. 40; Symphony no 3, Op. 63; Symphony no 4, Op. 71; Symphony no 5, Op. 74; Symphony no 6, Op. 95; Symphony no 8, Op. 124; Symphony no 7, Op. 11...
Conductors: Hickox, Richard; Gamba, Rumon
Ensemble: ; BBC Philharmonic; London Symphony Orchestra
This 4CD box set presents the complete, award-winning cycle of Sir Malcolm Arnold's Symphonies recorded under two of the finest conductors of their times, both...continue...
Recording information: All Saints' Church, Tooting, London (01/22/2001/01/23/2001); Studio 7, New Broadcasting House, Manchester (01/22/2001/01/23/2001); All Saints' Church, Tooting, London (01/30/200...continue...
1 CD / Conifer Classics / 2007-04-27Works: Malcolm Arnold: Symphony no 1, Op. 22; Symphony no 5, Op. 74
Conductors: Handley, Vernon
Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
"Let me begin by saying that this new Handley coupling of Nos. 1 and 5 are second to none--except for the composer's own versions, which...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 1996-01-12Works: Malcolm Arnold: Symphony no 1, Op. 22; Symphony no 2, Op. 40
Conductors: Penny, Andrew
Ensemble: National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland
"Andrew Penny seems born to the task on conducting these explosive works. He studied with Sir Charles Grove and was an assistant to Richard Hickox,...continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 1995-03-21Works: Malcolm Arnold: Symphony no 1, Op. 22; Symphony no 2, Op. 40
Conductors: Hickox, Richard
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Gramophone Classical Music Guide
Here's an entirely appropriate coupling of the first two symphonies, superbly played by the LSO and given demonstration sound in what's surely...continue...