1 CD / NM Classics Import / 2007-02-13Works: David Sawer: Tiroirs, for chamber orchestra; From Morning to Midnight, symphonic suite; The Memory of Water, for 2 violins & string orchestra; The Greatest Happiness Principle, for orchestra
Performers: Blendis, Simon; Wood, Alexandra
Conductors: Mälkki, Susanna; Brabbins, Martyn
Ensemble: ; Birmingham Contemporary Music Group
BBC Music Magazine
This is flintily expressionistic music, needle-sharp in texture, superbly scored, and powerfully Projected in this BBC performance by Martyn Brabbins, who conducted the...continue...
2 CD / Oehms / 2005-12-27Works: Jörg Wildmann: Toccata for piano; Aribert Reimann: Solo, for oboe; Heinz Holliger: Pieces (3) for bassoon; Partita (II) for harp; Hans-Jürgen von Bose: Trio Musik für K., for piano tri...
Performers: Bouriakov, Denis; Brown, Andrea; Brueggergosman, Measha; Duncan, Tyler; Gattet, Alexandre; Kim, Gerard; Nyman, Bjorn; Papendell, Gunter; Patkolo, Roman; Prudenskaja, Marina; Russo, Irene; Sie, Anton;...
Ensemble: Quatuor Ebène ; Trio con Brio
1 CD / NMC Classics / 2003-04-05Works: Joe Cutler: Jiggadybox; Nicola LeFanu: Miniature and canon; Martin Butler: Spring Rounds; Joseph Phibbs: Trio semplice for Violin, Piano and Cello; Rachel Stott: Serendipity and Household Objects; Ju...
Ensemble: Schubert Ensemble of London
1 CD / NMC Classics Import / 2002-01-28Works: David Sawer: Byrnan Wood, for orchestra
Sawer's writing is full of vivid ideas and crisp shapes; the whole piece has a machine-like inevitability about it that generates real physical excitement,...continue...
2 CD / NMC Classics / 1999-06-24Works: Eleanor Alberga: If the Silver Bird could speak for piano; Only a wish away for piano; David Bedford: Toccata for piano; Sunset over Stac Pollaidh for piano; Diana Burrell: Constellations 1 & 2 for p...
Performers: Myers, Thalia
"The idea was marvelous: to commission short piano pieces from 50 prominent British composers, each in the format of a Beethoven bagatelle. The results are...continue...
1 CD / NMC Classics / 1998-12-24Works: David Sawer: The melancholy of departure; Vic Hoyland: The Other Side of the Air
Performers: Hind, Rolf
1 CD / NMC Classics / 1998-08-21Works: David Sawer: Byrnan Wood
Conductors: Davis, Andrew, Sir
Ensemble: BBC Symphony Orchestra