10 CD / Scandinavian Classic / 2011-08-30Works: Edward Elgar: The Crown of India, Op. 66; Une voix dans le désert, for reciter & orchestra, Op. 77; Polonia, Op. 76; Piano Concerto, Op. 90; Suite; Civic Fanfare, for orchestra (without violins)...
Performers: Fingerhut, Margaret; Lund, Jan; Ostergaard, Mette Christina
Conductors: Bostock, Douglas
Hardly any other European country has been more noted for the output of symphonic music than Great Britain - this boxed set features the genre's...continue...
1 CD / Lyrita / 2007-10-09Works: Arnold Bax: Symphony no 6; Pieces (3) for Small Orchestra; Rogue's Comedy Overture; Overture to an Adventure; Work in Progress Overture
Conductors: del Mar, Norman; Handley, Vernon
Ensemble: ; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
"...the Sixth is probably Bax's best and most characteristic symphony... unlike his sometimes sprawling and occasionally overloaded earlier symphonies, Bax retains tight control over his...continue...