Iain Hamilton (1922-2000): The Bermudas; Piano Concerto No. 1; Cantos for Horn, Tuba, Harp and Orchestra / Ronald Morrison, baritone; Margaret Kitchin, piano; Scottish NO, Alexander Gibson; BBC SO, Norman del Mar
1 CD / Lyrita / 2016-05-13Works: Iain Hamilton: The Bermudas, for baritone, chorus & orchestra, Op. 33; Concerto for Piano no 1; Cantos, for horn, tuba, harp & orchestra
Performers: Fletcher, John [Tuba]; Goossens, Sidonie; Kitchin, Margaret; Moore, Douglas; Morrison, Ronald [Baritone Vocal]
Conductors: Gibson, Alexander, Sir; del Mar, Norman
Ensemble: ; BBC Symphony Orchestra; Scottish National Orchestra
Iain Ellis Hamilton was born in Glasgow on 6 June 1922. When he was seven years old, his family moved to London and he was...continue...
Recording information: BBC Proms, Royal Albert Hall, London, England (03/27/1961); BBC Proms, Royal Albert Hall, London, England (04/22/1973); BBC Proms, Royal Albert Hall, London, England (08/04/1965...continue...
2 CD / Somm / 2005-01-01Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Mass in B minor, BWV 232; Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244; Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen, BWV 11 "Ascension Oratorio"
Performers: Boyce, Bruce; Danco, Suzanne; Malcolm, George; McCallum, David; Moore, Douglas; Pears, Peter, Sir [Tenor Vocals]; Spinks, Charles; Walker, Norman
Conductors: Enescu, George [Composer]; Sargent, Malcolm; Jacques, Reginald
Ensemble: ; Jacques Orchestra; New Symphony Orchestra
This performance is important for the quality of the singing as well as for Enescu's impressive overall conception. The singing of both Peter Pears in...continue...