Contemporary Music - up to 25% off
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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…
Ulrich Heinen (cello), Rolf Hind (piano), Rinat Shaham (mezzo)
Birmingham Contemporary Music Group, Martyn Brabbins, Sir Simon Rattle
A technically immaculate disc, performed with tremendous flair … it serves to reinforce Holt’s position as one of the very best British composers writing today — More…
Guy Johnston (cello)
JACK Quartet, Doric String Quartet, Carducci String Quartet
Holt’s vivid score here oscillates between furious counterpoint and passages of defiant poise…Dennehy’s post-minimalist The weather of it is at once dynamic an tender, the sweetness of his harmony... — More…
Sopranos - Claire Booth, Ailish Tynan, Elizabeth Atherton
Mezzo-sopranos - Susan Bickley, Loré Lixenberg, Jean Rigby
Countertenors - James Bowman, Michael Chance, Andrew Watts
Tenors - Andrew Kennedy, Daniel Norman, Benjamin Hulett
Baritones - Stefan Loges, Roderick Williams,...
…anyone listening to these discs will find many things to savour… It is, inevitably an eclectic mix, but, as in any well-planned song recital, the progressions and juxtapositions are continually... — More…
Melinda Maxwell (oboe), Richard Benjafield (percussion), Jan Gruithuyzen (piano)
Melinda Maxwell displaying that phenomenal range of colour and superfine technical control which inspired these composers to write to for her in the first place. This well-conceived and excellently... — More…