Somm - up to 20% off
In celebration of their 25th anniversary this year, we're offering up to 20% off all recordings on the Somm label including downloads until 4th May 2020 (please note that the download prices shown are already discounted).
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John Newmark (piano), Kathleen Ferrier (contralto), Set Svanholm (tenor)
New York Philharmonic Orchestra, Bruno Walter
A treasure, to be sure… this performance for me gives a far clearer sense of why Walter felt he had found the ideal singer for the piece than his later Vienna recording… Walter for his part owns... — More…
Renee Flynn and Roy Henderson
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Vaughan Williams
…the fervour, radiant warmth and sense of the symphony as a great journey - a 'passionate pilgrimage' - make this a uniquely compelling experience. …Dona Nobis Pacem ('Grant us peace'), It's... — More…
The group’s versatility and flexibility amazes, their ability to inhabit diverse styles remarkable. The vocal blend is never too homogenous and smooth. It’s unfair to single any member out, though... — More…
Samantha Ward, Murray McLachlan (piano)
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Charles Peebles
The piano writing [in the Bright] is brilliant and subtle, even if the orchestral ideas are sometimes a little too portentous for their own good; but the gem of the work is a haunting slow movement…By... — More…