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The Tigers - H Brian

The only recording of The Tigers by Havergal Brian

The Tigers by Havergal Brian (1876–1972) –  The only recording – Maida Vale Studios, May 1983 Testament is proud to present the first CD release of Havergal Brian’s opera The Tigers (composed 1917–19, orchestrated 1928–29), from its BBC Radio 3 studio premiere performance recorded in May 1983. Lionel Friend conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC […]


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More from The Sunday Times – 100 Best Records of the Year

Richard STRAUSS: Electra Evelyn Herlitzius (soprano); Waltraud Meier (mezzo); Adrianne Pieczonka (soprano); Mikhail Petrenko (bass); Tom Randle (tenor); Orchestre de Paris, Esa-Pekka Salonen “The great German singer-actors Evelyn Herlitzius and Waltraud Meier star in filmed and sound-recorded performances from Aix-en-Provence, but their electrifying standoff needs to be seen as well as heard in Chéreau’s last […]


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H C Lumbye - the Danish Strauss

H C Lumbye – The Danish Strauss

Hans Christian Lumbye – Festival at Tivoli New Year’s Day concerts present lively music from the vast repertoire of the Johann Strauss family and its contemporaries. The music of H C Lumbye, considered to be the Danish Strauss, possesses a similar mixture of melodies and infectious dance rhythms in waltzes and polkas. All of these […]


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Tine Thing Helseth on Trumpet

Trumpet concertos with Tine Thing Helseth

Tine Thing Helseth – Joseph Haydn: Trumpet Concerto in E flat, Albinoni: Trumpet Concerto in B flat, Op. 7 No. 3, Neruda: Trumpet Concerto in E flat, Hummel: Trumpet Concerto in E flat,  Tine Thing Helseth – trumpet with Norwegian Chamber Orchestra Tine performs the four pieces featured on this her debut recording with natural spontaneity and […]


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Glass - Complete Etudes

Complete Piano Etudes by Philip Glass on 2-CDs

The Complete Piano Etudes, a two-disc set covering both volumes of Glass piano etudes, 20 pieces in all. In addition to the first book (Etudes Nos.1-10) this set contains the world premiere recording of the second book of etudes (Nos.11-20) including the  Romantic 20th Etudes. Performed by Maki Namekawa, piano Orange Mountain Music OMM0098 @ £16.25* […]


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