Classical Department
Recommended New Releases for
February 2018

John Williams (guitar)
with ensemble

"The Flower of Cities" by Stephen Goss
"The Light on the Edge" by Phillip Houghton


Dag Wiren
Serenade for Strings
Symphony No. 3

Iceland Symphony Orchestra


Lassus St Mathew Passion

Musica Ficta
Bo Holten (conductor)


Schubert Wanderer

François Salque (violoncelle)
Claire-Marie Le Guay (piano)

Camillo Togni "Complete Piano Music"
vol. 4

Aldo Orvieto (piano)


Saint Saens "Orchestral Works"

Suite algerienne
Suite in D major
Suite for Cello & Orchestra in D minor
Serenade in E flat major

Guillermo Pastrana (cello)
Basque National Orchestra


Palestrina "Missa Confitebor tibi Domine"

Yale Schola Cantorum
David Hill (conductor)


Sheku Kanneh-Mason "Inspiration"

Winner of the BBC Young Musician of the Year

with City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla (cond.)


Symphony No.1
Piano Concerto No.1

Martha Argerich and Mito Chamber Orchestra
Seiji Ozawa

Visions Of Prokofiev
Violin Concertos 1 & 2
Romeo and Juliet - Dance Of The Knights (Arr. For Solo Violin & Orchestra)
The Love For Three Oranges - Grand March (Arr. For Solo Violin & Orchestra)

by Lisa Batiashvili and Chamber Orchestra Of Europe

Joseph Calleja “Verdi”
Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana
This album sees Calleja explore the light and dark in Verdi’s heroic tenor roles and features guest appearances from soprano Angela Gheorghiu and baritone Vittorio Vitelli.

Hilary Hahn (violin) "Retrospective"

a two CD retrospective collection plus three new live recordings.

includes works by Bach, Vaughan Williams, Mozart, Schoenberg, Ives. Richter, etc


Bernstein "Candide"

Soloists with the London Symphony Orchestra & Chorus
Leonard Bernstein (cond.) 2CD + DVD deluxe edition

2018 New Year's Concert
the complete concert as seen on TV

Wiener Philharmoniker
Riccardo Muti

on DVD or Blu-ray

Copland " Orchestral Works Vol.3"
An Outdoor Overture
Symphony No.1
Dance Symphony

BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
John Wilson


Tellemann "Latin Sacred Works"

Allabastrina Choir & Consort
Elena Sartori

The King Singers "How Fair Thou Art"

Biblical Passions by Palestrina

Incidental Music to Peer Gynt
Piano Concerto

Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (piano)
Lise Davidsen (soprano), Ann-Helen Moen (soprano),
Victoria Nava (soprano), Johannes Weisser (baritone),
Håkon Høgemo (Hardanger Fiddle)
Bergen Philarmonic Orchestra and Choirs
Edward Gardner(cond.)


Obrecht "Missa Grecorum and Motets"

The Brabant Ensemble

Johann Peter Pixis "Piano Trios"

Benjamin Nabarro, Gemma Rosefield and Tim Horton

Debussy "Piano Music"
ImagesI and II, Golliwogg's Cake-walk, La Plus Que Lente,
L'isle Joyeuse, Pagodes, La Soirée Dans Grenade, etc.

Stephen Hough

British Music
new and recent releases

Elgar "Music for Chorus and Orchestra"

Ecce sacerdos magnus, Te Deum, Spanish Serenade,
Scenes from Bavarian Highlands, Give unto the Lord, etc.

Brighton Festival Chorus
BBC Concert Orchestra


Sir Arthur Bliss

The Beatitudes
Introduction and Allegro
God Save the Queen

Emily Birson (soprano), Ben Johnson (tenor)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Sir Andrew Davis


Tippett "Symphonies Nos 1 & 2"

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins

Vaughan Williams "Songs of Travel"

James Gilchrist (Tenor)
Philip Dukes (viola)
Anna Tilbrook (piano)

British Violin Concertos

Works by:
Paul Patterson; Kenneth Leighton; Gordon Jacob

Clare Howick (violin)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra;
Grant Llewellyn













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British Music New Releases


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