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With summer holidays in the air, Iain slips some CDs in with his trunks and suncream, including Busoni's All'Italia, Berlioz's Harold in Italy and Elgar's In the South.


Milhaud: Overture; Ipanema (Saudades do Brasil, Op 67)
The Concert Arts Orchestra
Darius Milhaud (conductor)
EMI CDC7546042

Elgar: Alassio (In the South)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Andrew Litton (conductor)
Virgin VC7907272

John White: A little souvenir from Costa Mijas
Ian Mitchell (bass clarinet)
Christopher Hobbs (keyboards)
Black Box BBM1052

Albeniz: Iberia (Book 1 - Evocation)
Rafael Orozco (vocals)
Valois V466

Coward: A Bar on the Piccola Marina
Noel Coward (vocals)
Carl Hayes and His Orchestra
Sony CD47253

Berlioz: Serenade (Harold in Italy)
Nobuko Imai (viola)
London Symphony Orchestra
Colin Davis (conductor)
Philips 4164312

Verdi: Falstaff (Opening of Act 3)
Antonello Palombi (tenor)
Monteverdi Choir
Orchestre Revolutionnaire et Romantique
John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)
Philips 4626032

Britten: Sinfonia de Requiem
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)
BBC Recording

Maxwell Davies: Orkney Wedding with Sunrise
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)
BBC Recording

Vaughan Williams: Epilogue (Sinfonia Antarctica)
Sheila Armstrong (soprano)
London Philharmonic Choir and Orchestra
Bernard Haitink (conductor)
EMI CDC7475162

Eric Bogle: The Band Sang Waltzing Matilda
June Tabor (vocals)
Topic TSCD298

Busoni: All' Italiana
Marc-Andre Hamelin (piano)
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Mark Elder (conductor)
Hyperion CDA67143.

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