Vivaldi's Four Seasons with Les Cuarto Estaciones Portenas by Astor Piazolla recorded live at The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh.
Signum Records SIGCD231
"It would be difficult to think of an ensemble better suited to Shostakovich's Chamber Symphony." The Times
A magnificent performance of Shostakovich featuring trumpeter John Wallace and pianist Sophia Rahman
A stunningly beautiful recording of remarkable pieces by John Tavener, featuring soprano Patricia Rozario.
"An exceedingly beautiful disc that I have no hesitation in making my record of the year." Gramophone
This CD brings together various youthful masterworks all composed by Benjamin Britten before his 30th birthday. Individually and collectively they demonstrate a fertile musical imagination of a high order combined with astonishing technical skills.