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Anu Komsi (soprano)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Ilan Volkov & Stefan Solyom
There is so much to praise about the works on this CD that it's hard to know where to begin.
Jonathan Harvey's music juxtaposes moments of disarming simplicity, of naivety almost, with others... — More…
Hidéki Nagano (piano), Gareth Hulse (oboe) & Sound Intermedia (live electronics), Paul Archibald (trumpet) & Sound Intermedia (live electronics), Tim Gill (cello) & Sound Intermedia (live electronics)
London Sinfonietta, David Atherton
Here is yet another mesmerising disc of music by Jonathan Harvey. Bird Concerto with Pianosong is a work of remarkable, beguiling beauty, in which the sounds of real birds intertwine with the... — More…
Elizabeth Layton (violin), Scott Dickinson (viola)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Ilan Volkov
...a gestural work that, in Elizabeth Layton's crystalline performance, is also unashamedly lyrical...Volkov and the BBC Symphony Orchestra play with immense grace and finesse. — More…
Jonathan Harvey (electronics), Carl Faia (electronics) & Clive Williamson (synthesizer), Carl Faia (electronics), Clive Williamson (synthesizer), Ilona Meija (flute) & Arne Deforce (cello)
Latvian Radio Choir, James Wood, Kaspars Putninš
both Ashes and Awakening are visionary pieces, and have the makings of modern masterpieces. They require, and will undoubtedly repay, repeated listening. A magnificent disc, superbly performed... — More…
Karol Bennett, Lucy Chapman Stoltzman, Michael Thompson, Dean Anderson, Kathleen Supové, John MacDonald, Diana Dabby, David Atherton, Brent Koeppel, Ken Malsky and Philip Sohn, Harrie Starreveld and René Eckhardt
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…