Tippett: Concerto for double string orchestra; Piano Concerto; Fantasia concertante

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COMPOSERS: Tippett
LABELS: EMI
WORKS: Concerto for double string orchestra; Piano Concerto; Fantasia concertante
PERFORMER: John Ogdon (piano); Rudolf Barshai, Colin Davis, Michael Tippett
CATALOGUE NO: 235 7442 (1963-65)

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Three memorable classics: Yehudi Menuhin leads the Fantasia concertante, and in the Piano Concerto, Ogdon is both powerful and reflective. Clear, rather bass-light recorded sound. Malcolm Hayes