Contemporary Music - up to 25% off
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World Première Recordings
Madeleine Mitchell (violin) & Howard Blake (piano), Howard Blake (piano), Jack Rothstein (violin), Kenneth Essex (viola) & Peter Willison (cello)
This world-premiere recording of four chamber masterworks, overflowing with beguiling melodies and catchy rhythms, should win Blake many new admirers — More…
Jaime Martin (flute), Andrew Marriner (clarinet), Gustavo Nunez (bassoon)
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Sir Neville Marriner
This disc is a delight from start to finish...a collection of expertly crafted, very melodious and highly entertaining music. Since the music is so immaculately performed as well I can only conclude... — More…
Patricia Rozario (soprano), Robert William Blake (treble), Richard Edgar-Wilson (tenor) & David Wilson-Johnson (bass-baritone)
London Voices, Brass of the Royal Philharmonic & Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Howard Blake
Patricia Rozario is the tireless soprano soloist, with Richard Edgar-Wilson giving a Peter Pears-like representation of Jesus. — More…
Steven Isserlis (cello), Stephen Hough (piano) & Simon Callow (narrator)
Steven Isserlis and Stephen Hough open with a beginners' open-string solo (Ludwig Lebell's Berceuse orientale) and continue with increasingly challenging material that culminates in Gaspar Cassadó's... — More…
Bruce Levingston (piano), Irina Muresanu (violin), Matei Varga (piano), Ronn McFarlane (lute), Kathryn Bates (cello), Caleb Nei (piano), Lydia Lewis (percussion), Stewart Goodyear (piano)
Ensemble Galilei, Jasper String Quartet, Cuarteto Latinoamericano, Skylark Vocal Ensemble, American Contemporary...
Hats off to this Belgian group for this enterprising programme of five attractive, little-known works…..These expertly crafted works may be slight, undemanding and even derivative in places but... — More…