Whitlock

Our rating 
3.0 out of 5 star rating 3.0

COMPOSERS: Whitlock
LABELS: ASV Quicksilva
WORKS: Plymouth Suite; Five Short Pieces; Four Extemporisations; Seven Sketches on Verses of the Psalms
PERFORMER: Jennifer Bate (organ)
CATALOGUE NO: CD QS 6233
Whitlock’s music is beautifully crafted, colourfully orchestral and often charming. It needs to be phrased more generously and breathe more deeply than here, and the recordings in St Andrew’s, Plymouth, and Brangwyn Hall, Swansea, lack space and resonance. Adrian Jack

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