An Englishman in Italy - Character pieces by Bache, Vincent Wallace, Wolstenholme, Somervell, German, Farjeon, Merrik et al. / Christopher Howell, piano
2 CD / Sheva Collection / 2014-11-11Works: Francis Edward Bache: Souvenirs d'Italie, for piano, Op. 19; William Vincent Wallace: La Gondola; Ange si pur, romance de La Favorite, transcribed for piano (after Donizetti); Fantasia de Salon sur m...
Performers: de Stefani, Ermanno; Howell, Christopher
The early 19th century saw the opening up of tourism and a new appreciation of the picturesque value of the former classical world. British composers...continue...
Recording information: Studio L'Eremo, Lessona, Italy (2011-04-16_2011-07-30&2012-)....continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 2007-10-09Works: William Sterndale Bennett: Concerto for piano & orchestra no 4 in F minor, Op 19; Caprice for piano & orchestra in E, Op 22; Francis Edward Bache: Concerto for Piano in E major, Op. 18
Performers: Shelley, Howard
Conductors: Shelley, Howard
Ensemble: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
The Romantic Piano Concerto series returns to England to uncover further gems of the genre. Most likely, the concerto by Francis Edward Bache (1833-1858) has...continue...