Alan Bush (1900-1995): Africa for Piano & Orchestra; Symphony No. 2 'Nottingham'; Fantasia on Soviet Themes / Martin Yates
1 CD / Dutton Laboratories / 2014-02-11Works: Alan Bush: Africa, symphonic movement for piano & orchestra, Op. 73; Symphony no 2, Op. 33 ("The Nottingham"); Aaron Rabushka: Concerto for harp & chamber orchestra, Op 24
Performers: Donohoe, Peter
Conductors: Yates, Martin
Ensemble: ; Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Alan Bush's stern face usually hid a tuneful heart. Dutton's second disc of orchestral music by this composer presents the popular, programmatic Nottingham Symphony evoking...continue...
Recording information: RSNO Centre, Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow (08/12/2013-08/13/2013)....continue...
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...