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Lawrence Power (viola)

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Ilan Volkov

…Lawrence Power's… playing is stunningly precise, crisply articulated and beautifully projected, with no hint of the little scrambles and occasionally pinched tone that beset even quite famous... More…

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Ruth Provost, Kirsty Hopkins, David Clegg, Jeremy Budd, Ben Davies, Julie Cooper, Edward McMullan, Mark Dobell

The Sixteen, Harry Christophers

It is clear that this is something really special. That specialness comes not just from the fact that The Sixteen elevate everything they perform through their opulent musicality and supreme... More…

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Paul Watkins (cello) & Huw Watkins (piano)

The most stylistically striking piece is Rubbra's Sonata of 1946...The Watkins brothers, true to form, pay close attention to its rhythmic life, though they also know how to soar into beauty...[they]... More…

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London Philharmonic Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, BBC Welsh Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Nicholas Braithwaite, Vernon Handley, Adrian Boult, Myer Fredman, Norman Del Mar, John Pritchard, Lennox Berkeley, William Alwyn, Josef Krips

this is a very significant release which really deserves to be snapped up by everyone, not least those who still cling to the discredited belief that when it comes to composing symphonies, Britain... More…

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BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult, Edmund Rubbra

Boult was the dedicatee of Edmund Rubbra’s Second Symphony…Such a deep personal connection shines through every bar of this 1954 studio recording, whose near-incandescent intensity makes the... More…

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Lynne Dawson (soprano), Della Jones (contralto), Stephen Roberts (bass)

BBC National Chorus & Orchestra of Wales, Richard Hickox

The Ninth (1973) is Rubbra's most visionary utterance, and its stature has so far gone unrecognised.
(This is its only recording.) Its subtitle, Sinfoniasacra, gives a good idea of its character.... More…

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BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Richard Hickox

For some years the Third Symphony was a repertory piece, at least on BBC programmes, but it fell out of favour in the late 1950s. Commentators have noticed a certain Sibelian cut to its opening... More…

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Lorraine McAslan (violin), Alexander Baillie (cello), Kenneth Sillito (violin), Emanuel Hurwitz (cello), Cecil Aronowitz (viola), Rodney Friend (violin), Raphael Wallfisch (cello), John Georgiadis (violin), Rohan de Saram (cello), Yfrah Neaman (violin), Manoug Parikian (violin), Erich Gruenberg (violin),...

this is an historic collection for all sorts of reasons. These recordings will be listened to for many years to come. The heyday of Lyrita was an extraordinarily rich period for British music... More…

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Tracey Chadwell (soprano), Danielle Perrett (harp) & Timothy Gill (cello)

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Frederick Grinke (violin) & Edmund Rubbra (piano), Frederick Grinke (violin) & Lennox Berkeley (piano), Frederick Grinke (violin), Max Rostal (violin) & Franz Reizenstein (piano)

This CD is a magnificent rescue operation - three composers as pianists in their own violin-and-piano works, all recorded more than half a century ago. The Reizenstein recordings made in 1945... More…

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