Simon Heffer celebrates music from the British Isles. With Walton, Moeran, Britten, William Hurlstone, Hubert Parry, Frank Bridge, Malcolm Williamson and George Lloyd.
Celebrating British Music.
Journalist Simon Heffer presents the third of four programmes of his personal choices of music from the British Isles - some familiar, some not so well known. This programme includes works by William Walton, EJ Moeran, Benjamin Britten, William Hurlstone, Hubert Parry, Malcolm Williamson, Edward Bairstow, Frank Bridge and George Lloyd.
Conductor: Charles Groves Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
- EMI CDM7 63369-2.
12 Short pieces for violin and piano: Set 3
Performer: Erich Gruenberg Performer: Roger Vignoles
- HYPERION CDA-66157.
Sinfonia concertante for 3 trumpets, piano and strings: 2nd movement
Conductor: Charles Groves Performer: Martin Jones Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
- LYRITA SRCD 281.
Edward C. Bairstow
5 Poems of the Spirit for baritone, chorus and orchestra
Conductor: David Hill Performer: Roderick Williams Performer: Britten Sinfonia
- HYPERION CDA 67497.
Concerto in D major for piano and orchestra
Conductor: Nicholas Braithwaite Performer: Eric Parkin Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra
- LYRITA SRCD 100.
Simple symphony Op.4 for string orchestra or string quartet: 3rd movement; Sentimental sar
Performer: Maggini String Quartet
- NAXOS 8.554360.
Symphony no. 6: 1st movement
Conductor: George Lloyd Performer: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
E J Moeran
Ludlow town - song-cycle to poems by A.E.Housman for baritone and piano: 1st movement [fas
Performer: John Talbot Performer: Roderick Williams
- CHANDOS CHAN 10596-2.
A Prayer for chorus and orchestra
Conductor: Richard Hickox Performer: BBC National Chorus Of Wales Performer: BBC National Orchestra of Wales
- CHANDOS CHAN-10188.
- Sat 15 Jun 2013 15:00