The concept of The Romantic Piano Concerto series was born at a lunch meeting between Hyperion and the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra sometime in 1990. A few months later tentative plans had been made for three recordings, and the first volume, of concertos by Moszkowski and Paderewski, was recorded inContinue Reading

Guest, Ledger, Cleobury: Vivaldi - Glorias Dixit Dominus, Magnificat, Beatus Vir (2 CD, APE)

Performer: Lynda Russell, Patrizia Kwella, Anne Wilkens, Kenneth Bowen, Peter Castle, Isobel Buchanan, Helen Watts, Ian Partridge Orchestra: Cambridge St John’s College Choir, Wren Orchestra Conductor: George Guest, Sir Philip Ledger, Stephen Cleobury Composer: Antonio Vivaldi Audio CD Number of Discs: 2 CD Format: APE (image+cue) Label: Decca Size: 662Continue Reading

Performer: Alan Opie, Alfred Deller, Angela Vernon Bates, Anna Vincent, Anne Wilkens, et al. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra, English Opera Group Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Welsh National Opera Orchestra Conductor: Benjamin Britten, Charles Mackerras, Steuart Bedford Composer: Benjamin Britten Audio CD SPARS Code: ADD Number of Discs: 10 CD boxContinue Reading