John McCabe Les martinets noirs; Caravan; Rainforest I & II / Angela Whelan, trumpet; John McCabe, piano
1 CD / Dutton Laboratories / 2012-09-12Works: John McCabe: Les martinets noirs, concerto for 2 violins & orchestra; Rainforest no 2, for trumpet & orchestra; Rainforest no 1, for chamber ensemble; Caravan, for orchestra
Performers: Whelan, Angela
Conductors: Vass, George
Ensemble: ; Retorica
On this collection of world première recordings, composer John McCabe's musical connections with the natural world stretch from high summer in England, via the deserts...continue...
Recording information: Henry Wood Hall, London (02/22/2012-02/23/2012)....continue...
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2006-10-01Works: Malcolm Arnold: Fanfare for Louis, for 2 trumpets; Quintet no 1 for 2 trumpets, horn, trombone & tuba, Op. 73; Fantasy for trumpet, Op. 100; Little Suite no 1, for brass band, Op. 80; Fantasy for Hor...
Performers: Allen, Bryan; Culshaw, Andy; Elliott, Sam; Hogg, Simon; Lenton, Simon; Meredith, Lyndon; Pitt, Kevin; Pryce, Katy; Thorpe, Timothy; Whelan, Angela
Conductors: Roberts, Stephen
"The present generous programme culminates with the uncompromising yet gripping Symphony that Arnold fashioned for the Philip Jones Brass Ensemble in 1979. Current and former...continue...
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2004-03-01Works: Mikhail Glinka: Ruslan and Lyudmila; Oskar Böhme: Trumpet Sextet for 3 trumpets, bass trumpet, trombone & tenor tuba in E flat minor, Op. 30; Modest Mussorgsky: Gopak (Hopak), for orchestra, tra...
Performers: Allen, Bryan; Hogg, Simon; Lenton, Simon; Roberts, Stephen; Sandland, Richard; Whelan, Angela
Ensemble: Fine Arts Brass Ensemble
The central works in this collection is Mussorgsky's ever-popular Pictures at an Exhibition arranged for brass ensemble by Stephen Roberts, horn player with Fine Arts...continue...