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Works by Debussy, Duparc, Saint-Saëns, Chabrier, Hahn &
Stéphane Degout (baritone) Hélène Lucas (piano) rec. 2010
NAÏVE V5209 [74:00]
very appealing recital.
by Gabriel Fauré and Henri Duparc
Hugues Cuénod (tenor) Martin Isepp, Geoffrey Parsons (piano) rec. 1972-8
NI 5736-37 [65:03 + 62:57]
characteristically nasal voice with an individual sound that makes comparisons
- Maps and Legends 1-8
MUSIC@MENLO No catalogue number [8 CDs: 588:45]
- a chamber festival with a strong educative base, first held in 2002
and still going strong.
Anna Sandström, Kirsteen Rogers, Rachel Robinson (soprano) Peter Morton
(tenor) Kelly McCusker (violin) Armonico Consort/Christopher Monks rec.
SIGNUM SIGCD235 [52:40]
much Byrd, despite the title, but an attractive assemblage of powerfully
Øivind Farmen (accordion) Elise Båtnes (violin)
AURORA ACD5064 [43:45] [Byz]
of consideration by anyone interested in adventurous accordion music
but playing time is an issue.
O de L’Opéra-Comique, Paris & Paris Conservatoire O/Albert Wolff
DECCA ELOQUENCE 480 2385 [70:19 + 74:00] [DM]
music-making … just too tempting to resist.
The Choir of New College, Oxford/Edward Higginbottom rec. 1987-2007
HTGCD 217 [73:00]
attractive sampler though as nice as this disc may be those interested
in the history of the English anthem should look for the original recordings.
of Clare College, Cambridge/Timothy Brown
HERITAGE HTGCD 212 CD [66:00]
performances though the repertoire is of uneven quality.
Music by SUSATO, FRESCOBALDI,
GABRIELI, DOWLAND arr. for saxophone
Berlin Saxophone Quartet Clemens Hoffmann (soprano sax) Theo Nabicht
(alto sax) Christof Griese (tenor sax) Friedemann Graef (baritone sax)
CPO 777 581-2 [63:13]
sense of adventure and fun.
HOWELLS (1892-1983) Like as the Hart Desireth
Waterbrooks Adam POUNDS (b.1954)
Life Cycle; Martyrdom of Latimer Gerald
FINZI (1901-1956) Lo, the Full Final Sacrifice
Academy of Great St. Mary’s/Sam Hayes/Adam Pounds rec. 2010
CAMBRIDGE RECORDINGS CAMREC004 [48:48] [JF]
Pounds: an underrated master of the orchestra.
Schwarzkopf Perfect Prima Donna
EMI CLASSICS ICON 9184592 [10 CDs: 742:46]
very special collection of lieder, opera and operetta from one of the
great post-war sopranos.
Shevchenko (piano) Works by Ravel, Shostakovich, Liszt, Mozart &
DELPHIAN DCD34061 [65:29]
of considerable poise, maturity and genuine accomplishment.
– Carol Jarvis
Carol Jarvis (trombone) Orchestra/Roderick Dunk rec. 2009
DIVINE ART DIVERSIONS DDV24150 [62:47]
in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support, a charity close to Carol Jarvis’s
heart for very personal reasons, Smile is an entertaining and highly
polished showcase of the soloist’s versatility on the trombone.
Tebaldi sings Puccini & Verdi Favourites
ALTO ALC 1133 [67:46]
of the most naturally beautiful voices on record. Tebaldi’s achievements
should not be underrated.
in Sand - Works by Ruders,
Hallgrímsson & Salonen
Sølve Sigerland (violin) Risør Festival Strings/Per Kristian Skalstad
SIMAX CLASSICS PSC1301 [59:14] [Byz]
violin lovers interested in the more tonal end of late 20th century
music should find this a very satisfying acquisition.
Sounds - The Journal of the Manchester Musical Heritage Trust
Vol. 8 (2009-10)
Edited by David Fallows and David Ellis [JF]
151 - Arthur Sullivan
Edited by Ulrich Tadday [JSch]
from a Life The Selected Letters of Benjamin Britten 1913–1976.
Volume Five: 1958–1965 Edited by Philip Reed and Mervyn Cooke.
The Boydell Press 2010 [JS]
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