4 CD / Lyrita / 2009-10-01Works: William Alwyn: Magic Island, symphonic prelude for orchestra; Malcolm Arnold: English Dances Set 2, for orchestra, Op. 33; Johann Sebastian Bach: Toccata and Fugue for Organ in D minor, BWV 565; Gran...
Performers: Binns, Malcolm; Pyatt, David [Horn]; Wallfisch, Raphael [Cello]
Conductors: Alwyn, William [Composer]; Arnold, Malcolm, Sir; Braithwaite, Nicholas; Wordsworth, Barry; Boult, Adrian; Fredman, Myer; Berkeley, Lennox; Bliss, Sir A. [Composer]; Handley, Vernon; Joly, Simon; Davi...
A box set celebrating Lyrita's 50-year devotion to British music!...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...
1 CD / Lyrita / 2006-11-01Works: William Sterndale Bennett: Concerto for piano & orchestra no 1 in D minor, Op 1; Caprice for piano & orchestra in E, Op 22; Concerto for piano & orchestra no 3 in C minor, Op 9
Performers: Binns, Malcolm
Conductors: Braithwaite, Nicholas
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra
William Sterndale Bennett (1816-1875) was an Early Romantic British composer much under the influence of Mendelssohn. Neglected until recently, Sterndale Bennett's music is full of...continue...