1 CD / Halle Records / 2008-09-01Works: Edward Elgar: Introduction and Allegro, for string quartet & string orchestra in G major, Op. 47; Symphony no 2 in E flat major, Op. 63; Percy Bysshe Shelley: Song
Conductors: Elder, Mark
The Second Symphony was composed and scored remarkably quickly. Elgar himself said, "I have worked at fever heat, and the thing is tremendous in energy."...continue...
Vaughan Williams: The Complete Symphonies / Rodgers, Maltman, Russell, Silverthorne, Bournemouth SO, et al
6 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-08-26Works: Ralph Vaughan Williams: Symphony no 1 "A sea symphony"; A London Symphony (Symphony no 2) (Original 1913 version); The wasps; Symphony no 3 for soprano or tenor & orchestra ("Pastoral"); Symphony no ...
Performers: Dowie, Christopher; Green, Stuart; Maltman, Christopher; O'Brien, Brendan; Rodgers, Joan; Rozario, Patricia [Soprano Vocal]; Russell, Lynda; Silverthorne, Paul
Conductors: Daniel, Paul; Bakels, Kees
Ensemble: Bournemouth Symphony Chorus; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Waynflete Singers
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 1998-06-30Works: Ralph Vaughan Williams: Symphony no 7 for soprano, small female chorus & orchestra with narrator ad lib ("Sinfonia Antarti; Symphony no 8 in D minor; Percy Bysshe Shelley: Prometheus Unbound; Anonym...
Performers: Dowie, Christopher; Russell, Lynda
Conductors: Bakels, Kees
Ensemble: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Waynflete Singers
"Mr. Bakels is clearly one of the most talented conductors on the scene today and a potential treasure for the Naxos label. Critics' Choice 1998"...continue...