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Recordings currently available in the UK containing pieces by Arnold
are listed below. Contact details for purchasing them follows the list.


The English Flute - (Arnold Cooke: Sonatina, 1956)
Celia Redgate - Flute; Michael Dussek - Piano
(Divine Art - DDA25061)

Symphony No.3 in D, (1967)
London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Nicholas Braithwaite

Concerto in D for string orchestra
Symphony No.1
Jabez & The Devil - Suite from the Ballet
London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Nicholas Braithwaite
(Lyrita SRCD.203) Purchase here

Three String Sonatas - Arnold Cooke
Sonata No.2 for Violin & Piano, 1951
Sonata for Viola & Piano, 1937
Sonata No.2 for Cello & Piano, 1980
Violin - Susanne Stanzeleit; Viola - Morgan Goff; Cello - Raphael Wallfisch; Piano - Raphael Terroni.
(BMS432CD) purchase here

Clarinet Concertos, (Arnold Cooke: Clarinet Concerto, 1956)
Thea King - Clarinet; North West Chamber Orchestra of Seattle.
(Hyperion Helios CDH 55069)
"Excellent performances, beautifully recorded" (BBC World Service)"

Dennis Brain Collection, (Arnold Cooke: Arioso & Scherzo for horn,
violin, two violas & cello, 1955)
Dennis Brain - Horn; Marjorie Lempfert - Viola; The Carter String Trio.
"Brain sparkles in this compendium of chamber treasures from the BBC
archives" (Gramophone, July 2001)
(BBC Music:- BBCL 4066-2)

English Music for Clarinet & Piano, (Arnold Cooke: Clarinet Sonata, 1959).
Thea King - Clarinet; Clifford Benson - Piano.
"Music, its performance, and its recording, of the highest class" (Gramophone).
(Hyperion CDD 22027)

English Clarinet Quintets, (Arnold Cooke: Clarinet Quintet, 1961-62).
Thea King - Clarinet; The Britten String Quartet.
"Easily the most important clarinet disc of the year" (Clarinet &
Saxophone Journal).
(Hyperion:- CDH 55105)

John & Peter’s Whistling Book - English Music for Recorder & Piano,
(Arnold Cooke: Capriccio, 1985).
John Turner - Recorder; Peter Lawson - Piano.
(Forsyth Brothers:- 2CD FS001/002)

Recorder Music
Suite For Three Recorders (1970)
Serial Theme & Variations for Solo Recorder (1966)
Quartet For Recorder, Violin, Cello and Piano (1964)
(Meridian Records CDE 84608)

Songs of Innocence - Jean Danton,
(Arnold Cooke: Nocturnes, 1956; Three Songs of Innocence, 1957).
Jean Danton - Soprano.
(Albany Records:- Troy 264)

Aspects of Nature - English & Scottish Recorder Music,
(Arnold Cooke: Three Flower Songs, 1987).
John Turner - Recorder; Eleanor Meynell - Soprano.
(Olympia OCD714)

Autumn Sequence - The Music of Douglas Steele and his circle (Arnold Cooke:- Five Songs of William Blake, 1987)
(Campion Cameo 2040/41)

This Green Tide - (Arnold Cooke: Suite for Three Clarinets, 1958)
The London Clarinet Consort with Georgina Dobrée.
(Clarinet Classics - CC0012)

Over the Water, (Arnold Cooke: Divertimento for recorder & string orchestra,1959)
Recorder - John Turner; Manchester Camerata Ensemble
(Dutton Epoch CDLX 7191)

Piano Sonata No.1, 1938
Three Songs Of Innocence, 1957
Rondo in B flat, 1950
Flute Quartet, 1936
Nocturnes, 1956
Piano Sonata No. 2, 1965

Piano - Raphael Terroni; Soprano - Melanie Lodge; Horn - Jonathan Jaggard; Flute - Patrick Williams;
Clarinet - Lorraine Schulman; Violin - Warren Zielinski; Viola - Morgan Goff; Cello - Justin Pearson.
(Dutton Epoch CDLX 7247)


If telephoning the UK from abroad dial first the international access code, usually 00, then 44.

For the 'Three String Sonatas' CD:
The British Music Society

Hyperion Records Ltd.
Address: PO Box 25, London, SE9 1AX, UK

Tel: 020 8318 1234


Forsyth Brothers Ltd.
Address: 126 Deansgate, Manchester, M3 2GR, UK

Tel: 0161 834 3281


Albany (US) Mail Order
Address: Priory Records, 3 Eden Court, Eden Way, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 8FY.
Tel: 01525 377566

Albany Records (USA).

For the ‘Aspects of Nature’ CD:-
Scottish Music Centre.
Address: City Halls, Candleriggs, Glasgow, G1 1NQ
Tel: 0141 552 5222


Campion Records
Tel:- 0161 491 6655




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