British Violin Concertos - Concertos by Arnold Bax, George Dyson, John Veale & Arthur Bliss / Lydia Mordkovitch, violin
2 CD / Chandos Records / 2015-07-31Works: Arnold Bax: Concerto for Violin; George Dyson: Concerto for Violin in E flat major; Arthur Bliss: Concerto for Violin & orchestra, Op. 79, F. 111; John Veale: Concerto for Violin
Performers: Mordkovitch], Lydia
Conductors: Thompson, Bryden; Hickox, Richard; Hatfield, Lesley; Bryant, Stephen
Ensemble: BBC National Orchestra of Wales; BBC Symphony Orchestra; City of London Sinfonia; London Philharmonic Orchestra
This two-disc set offers four great British violin concertos which Lydia Mordkovitch recorded between 1995 and 2006 with Bryden Thomson, Richard Hickox, and four of...continue...
Recording information: Blackheath Halls, London (01/17/2006/01/18/2006); Brangwyn Hall, Swansea (01/17/2006/01/18/2006); St. Jude's Church, Central Square, London NW11 (01/17/2006/01/18/2006); Blackhe...continue...
2 CD / Chandos Records / 2005-10-18Works: George Dyson: Concerto for Violin in E flat major; Children's Suite; Concerto for piano & string orchestra ("Concerto Leggiero"); Concerto for string orchestra ("Concerto Da Camera"); Concerto for st...
Performers: Mordkovitch], Lydia; Orton, Stephen; Parkin, Eric; Roberts, Edward; Tees, Stephen; Watkinson, Andrew
Conductors: Hickox, Richard
Ensemble: City of London Sinfonia
Dyson rose from humble roots to become a leading figure in twentieth-century British music and Director of the Royal College of Music. His Violin Concerto,...continue...