1 CD / Lyrita / 2007-02-13Works: Benjamin Britten / Lennox Berkeley: Mont Juic, suite of Catalan dances for orchestra; Lennox Berkeley: Serenade for Strings, Op. 12; Divertimento for orchestra in B flat major, Op. 18; Partita for ch...
Conductors: Berkeley, Lennox
Lennox Berkeley (1903-1989), born in Oxford, studied in Paris with Nadia Boulanger, becoming friends with Stravinsky, Poulenc, Milhaud, Honegger, and Roussel. His music, not surprisingly,...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2005-09-20Works: Benjamin Britten: Canadian Carnival, for orchestra, Op. 19; Concerto for Violin in D minor, Op. 15; Benjamin Britten / Lennox Berkeley: Mont Juic, suite of Catalan dances for orchestra
Performers: McAslan, Lorraine
Conductors: Bedford, Steuart; Moore, Lloyd
Ensemble: English Chamber Orchestra
"These performances were originally published in different pairings by Collins in 1990. All three works are from early in Britten's career. McAslan is heard in...continue...