Nimbus - up to 35% off
Until 15th July 2019, we're offering up to 35% off all recordings on the Nimbus label including downloads (please note that the download prices shown are already discounted).
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Jerry Hadley (tenor), Anthony Halstead (horn), Michael Hirst (flute), Paul Arden Taylor (cor anglais), David Campbell (clarinet), Keith Rubach (bassoon), Stephen Roberts (horn), Rachel Masters (harp), Peter Hamburger (timpani)
English String Orchestra, William Boughton
Barbirolli Quartet: Rakhi Singh (violin), Katie Stillman (violin), Ella Brinch (viola) & Ashok Klouda (cello)
The Barbirollis give warm, idiomatic, intense performances of both works, at times reflecting the comment of one critic in a review, who described their playing as 'red-blooded'...A very welcome... — More…
Jerry Hadley (tenor), Anthony Halstead (horn), Roger Best (viola), Michael Hirst (flute), Paul Arden Taylor (cor-anglais), David Campbell (clarinet), Keith Rubach (bassoon), Stephen Roberts (horn), Rachel Masters (harp), Peter Hamburger (timpani)
Peter Pears (Albert), Joan Cross (Lady Billows), Gladys Parr (Florence Pike), Margaret Ritchie (Miss Wordsworth), Otakar Kraus (Mr Gedge), Roy Ashton (Mr Upfold), Norman Lumsden (Spt. Budd), Denis Dowling (Sid), Nancy Evans (Nancy), Catherine Lawson (Mum), Anne Sharp (Emmie), Elisabeth Parry (Cis),...
Pears was not at his best, but in Britten's hands it is clear that, without losing any pathos, Albert Herring was first and foremost a superior piece of theatrical fun. — More…
Choir of St. John's College, Cambridge, Christopher Robinson