Contemporary Music - up to 60% off
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Lynsey Marsh (clarinet)
Hallé & Hallé Soloists, Sir Mark Elder & Jamie Phillips
The performances are a tribute to the dedication of Hallé players, whether in orchestral or ensemble guise, and have all been recorded with the spaciousness and immediacy which this music needs. — More…
Lucy Schaufer (mezzo-soprano), Alexandra Wood (violin), Claire Booth (soprano), Andrew Matthews-Owen (piano), Huw Watkins (piano)
Aldeburgh World Orchestra & Birmingham Contemporary Music Group, Sir Mark Elder & Oliver Knussen
These six works by a new British composer (b1982) attest a sharp ear and a vigorous imagination...Inspired by the image of hidden dynamism Bray finds in Sizewell power station and its radial... — More…
Huw Watkins (piano), Samuel West (narrator), Andrew Kennedy (tenor), Jean Rigby (mezzo soprano) & Mary Carewe (mezzo soprano)
Ex Cathedra & Hallé, Sir Mark Elder & Jeffrey Skidmore
Jean Rigby admirably handles the dialogue and the songs of the ambiguous mother figure in F6...the blues moments such as 'Stop all the clocks', feel a bit stiff. Mary Carewe, meanwhile, finds... — More…
Hallé, Hallé Children's Choir, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sir Mark Elder, Josep Pons
Master of musical pragmatism, Jonathan Dove is also capable of thinking on a large scale…and A Brief History of Creation (2016) marries accessibility with ambition to an effective degree…As a... — More…
William Howard (piano), Lucy Shelton (soprano), Sarah Leonard (soprano), Eileen Hulse (soprano), David White (bass clarinet), John Wallace (trumpet), Marcia Crayford (violin), Chi-chi Nwanokwu (double bass), Ian Brown (piano), Manoug Parikian (violin), Sarah Walker (mezzo-soprano), Anton Lukoszevieze...