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Susan Bickley (mezzo-soprano), Stephan Loges (baritone)
The Nash Ensemble, Lionel Friend
The writing has many of David Matthews's familiar strengths: a fine sensuous imagination, adventurous harmony that makes clear aural sense, an equally clear sense of organic development of ideas...It's... — More…
Fiona Kimm (mezzo)
Nash Ensemble, Lionel Friend
These works, all from the 1980s, confirm [Holt] as one of the most distinctive and successful composers of his generation — More…
Peter Dickinson, John Flinders (pianos), Duke Dobing (flute), Revd Donald Reeves (speaker), Jo Maggs (soprano), Meriel Dickinson (mezzo-soprano), St James’s Singers, James Holland and David Johnson (percussion), John Alley (piano) & Henry Herford (baritone-speaker)
The Nash Ensemble, Ivor...
…the Larkin homage, and more particularly the Mass, remain the most substantial work, the latter announced by an all-too-predictable apocalyptic crash, but deftly contriving an imaginative interactive... — More…
Susan Bradshaw (piano), Jane Manning (soprano)
BBC Singers & Philip Jones Brass Ensemble, The Nash Ensemble, Jane’s Minstrels, John Poole, Lionel Friend
If you only know Anthony Payne through his excellent realisation of Elgar's Third Symphony, his own music may come as a surprise, especially the early works on this disc...[The World's Winter]... — More…