Disc of the Month

Britten: Orchestral works including the Cello Symphony
BBC Philharmonic/Edward Gardner
'Gardner finds a dramatic intensity of purpose in all these pieces'

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April 2011
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Britten from Edward Gardner

'Gardner finds a dramatic intensity of purpose in all these pieces' Helen Wallace 

Britten
Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes; Gloriana Symphonic Suite; Symphony for Cello and Orchestra
Robert Murray (tenor), Paul Watkins (cello); BBC Philharmonic/Edward Gardner
Chandos CHAN 10658 76:24 mins

For a full review, take a look at the April issue of BBC Music Magazine

Audio clip: Symphonic Suite from Gloriana: 'The Courtly Dances'