4 works by Swiss composer Jürg Frey, featuring Aberystwyth-born violinist Angharad Davies. newwaveofjazz, 2020. Frey - Paysage d’échos -...

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The consort music of William Lawes, played by Laurence Dreyfus (treble viol and director), Wendy Gillespie (treble viol), Jonathan Manson (tenor viol),...

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Ffidil - CD
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12 fiddle players from North & South Wales play Welsh traditional tunes. Bregeth, Y Cadi Ha' Carmarthen...

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The world’'s first solo recording of crwth music, an instrument indigenous to Wales, this album delves deep into the Welsh musical tradition...

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Albwm 2011 gan telynores teires Llio Rhydderch / Another Welsh-landscape inspired CD from triple harpist Llio Rhydderch, with trumpeter Tomos Williams...

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This CD presents a selection of works from the Chirk Castle part-books, a fascinating collection of devotional music from the Tudor period that remained...

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The refined & exquisite piano music of Gabriel Fauré, performed by acclaimed pianist Angela Hewitt. Hyperion, 2013. BBC Music Magazine 5-star...

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Judith Hall (flute) & great Welsh harpist Elinor Bennett (harp) in a delightful programme of music for flute & harp. Nimbus, 1990....

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This release is the first in a series charting the complete songs of Francis Poulenc, performed by some of the greatest singers of the day and...

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2nd in a series charting the complete songs of Francis Poulenc, performed by some of the greatest singers of the day and accompanied by the exceptional...

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3r d in a series charting the complete songs of Francis Poulenc, performed by some of the greatest singers of the day and accompanied by the exceptional...

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5th in a series charting the complete songs of Francis Poulenc, performed by some of the greatest singers of the day and accompanied by the exceptional...

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In 2017, 14-year-old Welsh schoolgirl Elan Catrin Parry made a pledge to Davina McCall on ITV’s life-transforming primetime show, ‘This Time Next Year’,...

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The legendary Vienna New Year’s Concert, largely featuring works by the Strauss family, can trace back its origins to 1939: by 1941 it was being held on...

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Live recordings from legendary Lancashire contralto Kathleen Ferrier's New York concerts of 1948 & 1950, plus an interview with conductor Bruno...

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Arthur Somervell's song cycles on poems by Housman & Tennyson performed by Roderick Williams (baritone) & Susie Allan (piano). Somm, 2020....

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A solo recital by pianist Zoë Smith in music by 13 Welsh composers, many recorded for the first time. Tŷ Cerdd, 2019. Contains pieces by...

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An exploration of Welsh song of the 20th and 21st Centuries, featuring performances of songs by a range of prominent Welsh artists written / arranged...

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C ôrdydd & COR + Jeffrey Howard (organ + piano) yn canu trefniannau Jeffrey Howard o rhai o'n hoff emynau / favourite Welsh-language hymns...

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Yma yn 9fed album Siân James cawn gofnod o'r cyfansoddiadau, caneuon gwreiddiol a threfniannau o ganeuon gwerin y bu hi'n creu a pherfformio yn ystod y...

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Songs by Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924) performed by Roderick Williams (baritone), James Way (tenor) & Andrew West (piano) . Somm, 2021....

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Sir Karl Jenkins' "The Armed Man - A Mass for Peace", recorded in 2001. Guy Johnston & Tristan Hambleton National Youth Choir of...

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Great works by Sibelius in critically-acclaimed performances from Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo) & the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, directed by...

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The Orlando Consort. Hyperion, 2017. Gramophone Editor's Choice, July 2017, & shortlisted for the Gramophone Awards Early Music category, 2018....

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Acclaimed Polish tenor Piotr Beczala with Anna Netrebko (soprano), Avi Avital (mandolin), Richard Tauber (tenor) & Duncan Riddell...

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Recordings of 20th century British song by the great Lancashire contralto Kathleen Ferrier (1912-53) remastered by Somm, 2020, with a fascinating booklet...

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Late-period Chamber music by Robert Schumann played by members of The Nash Ensemble. Hyperion, 2012. BBC Music Magazine 5-star review, July 2012....

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Gerald Finley (baritone) & Julius Drake (piano). Hyperion, 2015. BBC Music Magazine 5-star review & Gramophone Editor's Choice, April 2015....

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Sasha Cooke (mezzo-soprano) & Julius Drake (piano). Hyperion, 2016. BBC Music Magazine 5-star review, June 2016. Des Tages laute Stimmen...

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Angela Hewitt (piano). Hyperion, 2015. BBC Music Magazine 4-star review, April 2015. Gramophone Editor's Choice, March 2015. Liszt - Piano...

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Welsh counter-tenor Iestyn Davies with Arcangelo, directed by Jonathan Cohen. Hyperion, 2016. 4-star review, BBC Music Magazine, & Gramophone...

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Steven Isserlis (cello/director) with The Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen in a superb collection of classical-era cello works. Hyperion, 2017....

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Allan Clayton (tenor) & Julius Drake (piano). Hyperion, 2018. BBC Music Magazine 4-star review, Jan 2019. Shortlisted for Gramophone Awards...

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BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Martyn Brabbins. Hyperion, 2017. BBC Music Magazine 4-star review, Jan 2018. The Times Record of the...

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Sir Hubert Parry's chamber music, played by members of the Leonore Piano Trio. Hyperion, Feb. 2019. Parry, C.H.H. - Piano Trio no.1 in E...

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BBC Symphony Orchestra & BBC Symphony Chorus, conducted by Martyn Brabbins, with soloists Marcus Farnsworth (baritone) & Elizabeth Llewellyn...

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English Motets - CD
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Composer / conductor Owain Park's own choral group The Gesualdo Six in their premiere recording of English Plantagenet /Tudor music. Hyperion, 2018....

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T he Florestan Trio with Stephen Stirling (horn) & Richard Hosford (clarinet) in the complete trios of Johannes Brahms. The five works are...

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Graham Johnson’s complete Schubert and Schumann songs series for Hyperion are landmarks in the history of recorded music: now he turns to the songs /...

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Christine Schäfer (soprano) & Graham Johnson (piano) in the second volume of Brahms' complete songs. Hyperion, 2011. BBC Music Magazine 4-star...

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Dame Felicity Lott (soprano), Jennifer Smith (soprano), Geraldine McGreevy (soprano), Stella Doufexis (soprano), John Mark Ainsley (tenor),...

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Dame Felicity Lott (soprano), Jennifer Smith (soprano), Geraldine McGreevy (soprano), Stella Doufexis (soprano), Jean-Paul Fouchécourt (tenor), John...

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Michael Collins (clarinet & conductor) & Stephen Stirling (horn) with the City of London Sinfonia. Chandos, 2012. 5-star review, BBC Music...

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Michael Collins (clarinet) & Michael McHale (piano). Chandos, 2015. Gramophone Editor's Choice, March 2015. Brahms - Clarinet Sonata no.1...

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The complete op.76 string quartets by Haydn, performed by the Doric String Quartet. Chandos, 2016. 2 CDs for the price of 1. Haydn - String...

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The songs of Sir Arthur Sullivan, performed by Mary Bevan (soprano), Ben Johnson (tenor), Ashley Riches (bass-baritone) & David Owen Norris (piano)....

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BBC National Chorus & Orchestra of Wales, directed by Rumon Gamba, in a celebration of the centenary of C.H.H.Parry, with premiere recordings of 3...

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Manuel de Falla's 1-act opera performed by Nancy Fabiola Herrera (Salud), Aquiles Machado (Paco), Cristina Faus (La Abuela), José Antonio López (Tío...

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Berit Norbakken Solset (soprano) with the BBC Philharmonic, conducted by Juan José Mena in music by Juan Crisóstomo de Arriaga, the Basque...

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Edward Elgar's 1898 oratorio, composed for the Leeds Festival, coupled with a loving musical picture of his native Worcester. Judith Howarth (soprano),...

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3 great choral works by Delius performed by soloists Sally Burgess (mezzo-soprano) & Sir Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone) with the Waynflete Singers,...

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The first volume in their series of the works of Aaron Copland from the BBC Philharmonic, conducted by John Wilson. Chandos, 2016. BBC Music Magazine...

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Clarinet & orchestra works by the great Finnish composer Bernhard Henrik Crusell (1775-1838), himself a c larinettist, played by Michael...

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Roderick Williams (baritone) with the BBC Philharmonic, conducted by Sir Andrew Davis. Chandos, 2017. 4-star review, BBC Music Magazine, Jan 2018...

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Two major works of great American composer John Adams, performed by the Doric String Quartet & the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, conducted by...

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4 of Ralph Vaughan Williams' most loved pieces, performed by Carla Huhtanen (soprano), Emily D’Angelo (mezzo-soprano), Lawrence Wiliford (tenor) &...

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Orchestral works by Sir Richard Rodney Bennett, played by Howard McGill (tenor saxophone), Gordon Rigby (timpani), & Scott Dickinson (viola), with...

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Dame Sarah Connolly (mezzo-soprano) & Andrew Staples (tenor) , with the BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus, conducted by Sir Andrew Davis....

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Pianist Malcolm Martineau brings together some of the UK’s finest singers in the complete songs of French composer Gabriel Fauré: volume 3. Signum, 2016....

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Orchestral works by Gustav Holst conducted by his daughter Imogen Holst. Recorded 1967-70: Lyrita reissue, 1992. William Bennett (flute), Peter...

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3 major works by Scottish composer Thea Musgrave, released to celebrate her 90th year. Lyrita, 2018. Phoenix Rising - BBC National Orchestra...

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In 1919 Charles Villiers Stanford composed a setting of the mass to commemorate the allied victory of WWI. Although the vocal score was published in...

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Ian Bostridge (tenor) & Sir Antonio Pappano (piano). Warner, 2018. " The Times" Records of the Year 2018. Butterworth - A Shropshire Lad...

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2 major works by Dame Ethel Smyth (1858-1944), performed by Susanna Hurrell (soprano), Catriona Morison (mezzo-soprano), Ben Johnson (tenor) &...

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Composed in 1930 and premiered in 1931 in Edinburghs Usher Hall, "The Prison" by Dame Ethel Smyth (1858-1944) is a Symphony in two parts, 'Close on...

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Wales’ most celebrated harpist, Catrin Finch joins forces for a second time with the Senegalese kora virtuoso Seckou Keita to record ‘SOAR’, a CD of...

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Classic 1960s-70s recordings of favourite hymns from Cambridge choirs & elsewhere, compiled by Decca in 1991. Praise my soul, the...

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Heather Harper, Helen Watts, John Wakefield & John Shirley-Quirk with the London Symphony Orchestra & Chorus conducted by Sir Colin Davis....

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Isata Kanneh-Mason's second solo album, "Summertime", features piano pieces by many of her favourite American classical composers, plus pieces by Samuel...

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Benjamin Grosvenor (piano) with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra conducted by Elim Chan. Decca, 2020. Gramophone Awards 2020 Winner, Concerto...

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Catrin Finch's 2015 album created in support of Water Aid by her husband's recording studio Acapela. The world-renowned classical harpist...

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Cerdd Dant - CD
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20 o Goreuon Cerdd Dant - unawdau & corau / 20 Cerdd Dant favourites from soloists & choirs. Sain, 2017. 11.12.82 - Celyn Llwyd...

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Choral works by William Mathias (1934-92) performed by Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Stephen Darlington, director &, Simon Lawford, organ....

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Brass works by Alun Hoddinott & William Mathias, played by the Fine Arts Brass Ensemble (+ Kevin Bowyer, organ on *). Nimbus, 1996....

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3 major works by Welsh composer William Mathias. Lyrita reissue, 1994. Ave Rex op.45 - Welsh National Opera Chorus & London Symphony...

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3 concerti by William Mathias (1934-92). Gervase de Peyer - Clarinet, Osian Ellis - Harp, Peter Katin - Piano with the New Philharmonia Orchestra...

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‘Cantata Memoria: For the Children / Er mwyn y Plant’, by Karl Jenkins, commemorates the Aberfan tragedy of 21 October 1966, when 116 children and...

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The "pure" voice of Welsh folk: recorded in her own home in mid Wales, unaccompanied or with harp - traditional songs that cover a wide...

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Caneuon traddodiadol i blant - Plethyn / Traditional Welsh children’'s songs sung by the folk group Plethyn. Aeth fy Ngwen i ffair Pwllheli...

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Since 1983, Robin Huw Bowen has introduced the Welsh Triple Harp & its music to thousands all over the world: the only full-time professional Welsh...

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Wales’ most celebrated harpist, Catrin Finch joins forces with the Senegalese kora virtuoso Seckou Keita to record ‘Clychau Dibon’, a CD of unique...

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Acclaimed Welsh soprano Shȃn Cothi's first new album in ten years ( since ‘Passione’ in 2005 ) – ‘Paradwys’ – on the Acapela label. The...

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Double Decca 1995 compilation of great works by George Frideric Handel (1685-1759). Arrival of The Queen of Sheba [Solomon HWV 67: Act 3] -...

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Casgliad o ganeuon i ddathlu ugain mlynedd ers rhyddau " Smocs, Coffi a Fodca Rhad " ydi hwn, efo fersiynau newydd o'r 7 c ân, remixes o dair ohonyn...

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" Echo celebrates the 10th anniversary of a partnership between two virtuosos, Catrin Finch from Wales on the harp & Seckou Keita from Senegal on...

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Pipers Jonathan Shorland & Ceri Rhys Matthews play Welsh folk melodies, + some newly-composed tunes by Ceri (marked as *). Fflach, 1998....

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Organ pieces by William Mathias (1934-92). John Scott, organ. Fanfare (1987) Processional (1964) Invocations, Op....

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Princess Gwenllian was the daughter of Llywelyn ap Gruffydd, the last native prince of Wales, and his wife Eleanor de Montfort, who died soon after...

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Dewi Ellis Jones comes from Llanfairpwll, Anglesey. Dewi started playing percussion at a very early age, on saucepans at his grandparents’ house,...

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Debut album from the Welsh soprano Rhian Lois. An Die Musik - Schubert Ar Lan y Mor (feat. Catrin Finch) -...

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"Coch am Weddill fy Oes." ( Red for the rest of my days ) (2005) was Fflur Dafydd's first release as a solo artist. It was recorded at the...

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Holl Anifeiliaid y Goedwig’ yw ail albwm y band gwerin o ardal Eryri ac mae’n cynnwys 15 cân ar thema anifeiliaid sy’n gymysgedd o ganeuon gwreiddiol,...

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BBC Radio 3 Building a Library March 2016 Recommended. Double Decca reissue. Delius - Sea Drift - John Shirley-Quirk (baritone) with the...

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Favourite works by Francis Poulenc in a Double Decca reissue. Gramophone Magazine Collection Recommendation. NB now out of print - last physical copy....

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Dame Felicity Lott (soprano), Jennifer Smith (soprano), Geraldine McGreevy (soprano), Jean-Paul Fouchécourt (tenor), Stephen Varcoe (baritone) &...

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Gabrieli, directed by Paul McCreesh, in a crtically-acclaimed recital of part-songs. Signum, 2017. BBC Music Magazine 5-star review & Choral &...

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