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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Catherine Wyn-Rogers (mezzo-soprano), Gregory Kunde (tenor) & Gerald Finley (baritone)
The Bach Choir, New London Children’s Choir & The Philharmonia Orchestra, David Hill
Starry forces combine to give a concentrated performance of Blackford's brooding meditation on the refugee experience, setting text in 13 languages. — More…
Rosanna Cooper (mezzo-soprano), David Campbell (clarinet), Ronald Corp (piano) & Alex Wells (piano)
The Finchley Children’s Music Group, The Solem Quartet, Richard Blackford
Whether writing for quartet or children’s choir, Blackford’s take on oriental themes is often engaging. A shame that some of the playing is a little ragged. — More…
Paul Nilon (tenor), Stephen Gadd (baritone), Christopher Dowie (organ)
Bournemouth Symphony Chorus & Youth Chorus & Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Gavin Carr
Blackford's music is gesturally direct, aiming for visceral impact in the scrunching orchestral discord that represents the moment the Twin Towers collapsed...the performance shows exemplary... — More…
Ying Huang (soprano) & Bo Skovhus (baritone), Olivia Robinson (solo soprano) & Iain Farrington (organ)
Bournemouth Symphony Chorus, Ballard Lane Preparatory School Choir & Bournemouth Sinfonietta, BBC Singers, Richard Blackford, David Hill
Mirror of Perfection is a response to texts by St Francis of Assisi, some of which (notably Canticle of Love III) are surprisingly erotic in content. The scoring, for string orchestra plus horns... — More…