Grace Williams (1906-77) is widely considered to be Wales’ foremost female composer of her generation. From Barry in South Wales, where she lived for...

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English Chamber Orchestra, directed by Sir Philip Ledger. Recorded for IMP, Henry Wood Hall, London, 1986/7, reissued Alto, 2019. 4-star review, BBC...

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Shostakovich Quartet with Emilia Moskvitina (harp). Originally on Melodiya: Alto reissue, 2013. Tchaikovsky - Five Early Pieces for String...

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The Best of British Light Music, compiled by Naxos in 1996. Coates - By the Sleepy Lagoon (Desert Island Discs theme) - Slovak Radio...

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Matthew Jones (violin), Sarah-Jane Bradley (viola), Tim Lowe (cello) & Annabel Thwaite (piano). Recorded at Guildhall School of Music & Drama,...

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Archive performances by great singers of the earlier 20th century, including Welsh tenors Ben Davies, Parry Jones, Tudor Davies & David Lloyd ....

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C ountertenor Philippe Jaroussky with Jérôme Ducros (piano), + Nathalie Stutzmann (contralto) & the Quatuor Ebène. Warner, 2015. BBC Music...

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Songs by Felix Mendelssohn performed by the great Welsh soprano Margaret Price, accompanied by Graham Johnson. Helios reissue, 2004: originally issued...

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Isabelle Faust (violin), Jean-Guihen Queyras (cello) & Alexander Melnikov (Graff fortepiano, 1828). HM, 2014. 5 -star review / Chamber Choice, BBC...

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Favourite works by Aaron Copland. Bruce Hubbard (baritone), The Orchestra of St. Luke's, Dallas Symphony Orchestra & Orquestra Filharmónica de la...

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Jessye Norman (Carmen), Neil Shicoff (Don José), Mirella Freni (Micaela), Simon Estes (Escamillo), Ghylaine Raphanel (Frasquita), Jean Rigby (Mercédès),...

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Miriam Alexander (soprano), Anne Buter (mezzo-soprano), Marcus Ullmann (tenor) & Martin Snell (bass) with the Leipzig Chamber Orchestra &...

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