1 CD / Dutton Laboratories / 2008-05-13Works: Alan Rawsthorne: Street Corner; Madame Chrysanthème; Practical Cats, for narrator & orchestra; Theme, Variations & Finale for orchestra; Medieval Diptych, for baritone & orchestra; Coronation ...
Performers: Williams, Jeremy Huw
Conductors: Lloyd-Jones, David
Ensemble: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
David Lloyd-Jones and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra are completely at home in Rawsthorne's repertoire, and in 'Practical Cats' renowned English actor Simon Callow brings...continue...
1 CD / Lyrita / 2007-05-08Works: Alan Rawsthorne: Symphonic studies; Street Corner; Concerto for Piano no 1; Concerto for Piano no 2
Performers: Binns, Malcolm
Conductors: Pritchard, John; Braithwaite, Nicholas
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra
Alan Rawsthorne (1905-1971) is perhaps the only notable composer who started a career as a dentist. Tiring of teeth, he turned to music and had...continue...