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Lyrita - 25% off
Until 21st September 2020, we are offering 25% off all recordings on the Lyrita label including downloads (please note that the download prices shown are already discounted).
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John Denman (clarinet), Yo-Yo Ma (cello)
New Philharmonia Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Vernon Handley
The Cello Concerto was in many ways the composer's swansong… The beautifully slow movement is deeply searching and draws on an Elgarian quality, a poignant nobility. Yo-Yo Ma's wistfully introspective... — More…
Malcolm Binns (piano), Peter Katin (piano), Howard Shelley (piano), Peter Wallfisch (piano), John Ogdon (piano), Eric Parkin (piano), Piers Lane (piano), John McCabe (piano), David Wilde (piano), Philip Fowke (piano), Malcolm Williamson (piano)
London Symphony Orchestra, New Philharmonia Orchestra,...
4 CDs($21.50) $16.25
Lorraine McAslan (violin), Alexander Baillie (cello), Kenneth Sillito (violin), Emanuel Hurwitz (cello), Cecil Aronowitz (viola), Rodney Friend (violin), Raphael Wallfisch (cello), John Georgiadis (violin), Rohan de Saram (cello), Yfrah Neaman (violin), Manoug Parikian (violin), Erich Gruenberg (violin),...
this is an historic collection for all sorts of reasons. These recordings will be listened to for many years to come. The heyday of Lyrita was an extraordinarily rich period for British music... — More…
4 CDs($21.50) $16.25
Howard Shelley (piano)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Vernon Handley
There are four unequivocal masterpieces for piano and orchestra in English 20th-century music: Bax's Winter Legends, Frank Bridge's Phantasm and the two works recorded here.
Until the appearance... — More…
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, BBC Welsh Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Nicholas Braithwaite, Vernon Handley, Adrian Boult, Myer Fredman, Norman Del Mar, John Pritchard, Lennox Berkeley, William Alwyn, Josef Krips
this is a very significant release which really deserves to be snapped up by everyone, not least those who still cling to the discredited belief that when it comes to composing symphonies, Britain... — More…
Teresa Cahill (soprano), Philip Langridge (tenor) & Michael Rippon (bass-baritone)
Scottish Philharmonic Singers & BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Trinity Boys Choir, BBC Singers & BBC Concert Orchestra, Vernon Handley
2 CDs($15.50) $11.75
Malcolm Binns (piano), Raphael Wallfisch (cello), Peter Katin (piano), David Pyatt (horn), Herbert Downes (viola)
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, National Philharmonic Orchestra, New Philharmonia Orchestra, National Youth Orchestra of...
Anyone interested in British music...will find something of interest. — More…
Trevor Pinnock (harpsichord), John Ogdon (piano)
London Philharmonic Orchestra, BBC Welsh Symphony Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, National Youth Orchestra of Wales, London Symphony Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Barry Wordsworth, Bryden Thomson, Vernon Handley, Nicholas...
The consistently high quality of the performances is striking. — More…
Manoug Parikian (violin)
London Symphony Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Vernon Handley, Barry Wordsworth
These works all testify to the strength of Elizabeth Maconchy's imagination...Handley directs superb, committed performances, vividly recorded, and Barry Wordsworth is equally impressive in the... — More…
Thomas Allen (baritone), Ian Partridge (tenor)
Guildford Philharmonic Choir & New Philharmonia Orchestra, Guildford Philharmonic Choir & Orchestra, Vernon Handley
One of Finzi's loveliest creations given an alchemical touch by Handley (has this orchestra ever sounded so golden?). The choir struggles to match, but Partridge sings with intimacy and understanding.... — More…