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The Life of Ralph Vaughan Williams
Harrison Birtwistle, John Adams, Mark Anthony Turnage, Tony Benn, Jordi Savall, Andre Prévin, Sir Michael Tippett & Neil Tennant of The Pet Shop Boys
Sir Adrian Boult
Quite simply superb. The image of Ralph Vaughan Williams (RVW) fixed in living memory is the ancient, genial, tweedy buffer of the 1950s, characterised by Harrison Birtwistle as 'Mr Badger'…... — More…
From the Spanish Hall at the Prague Castle
Magdalena Kožená (mezzo-soprano)
Berliner Philharmoniker, Sir Simon Rattle
The gilded setting...makes an odd accompaniment to Vaughan Williams's mystic visions and Beethoven's brooks. Yet with the playing of the Berlin Philharmonic's finesse, the hall's warm acoustic,... — More…
The 2014 Service in Truro Cathedral and documentary of the history of the nine lessons and carols on DVD, plus audio CD of the 1880 reconstruction Service.
Jeremy Summerly (presenter) & Luke Bond (organ)
Truro Cathedral Choir
King’s College, Cambridge made the service of Nine Lessons and Carols famous, but it started at Truro Cathedral in Cornwall. This special package tells the story…a treasurable insight into the... — More…
CD + DVD Video
DVD Video + CD
Leonidas Kavakos (violin), Magdalena Kožená (mezzo-soprano), Gautier Capuçon (cello), Cañizares (guitar), Alisa Weilerstein (cello), Violeta Urmana (soprano), Vadim Repin (violin), Lisa Batiashvili (violin) & Truls Mørk (cello), Radek Baborák (horn), Daniel Barenboim (piano and conductor), Daniel...
very special things here, especially in some of the 1990s Abbado concerts...There are plenty more treasures; it’s a set to dip into and savour bit by bit. Some of the discs may not be so compelling,... — More…