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Thu 29 Mar, 2018:
A Map of the Kingdom of Ireland – Electro-acoustic music by 13 Irish composers

A companion to 2013’s On the Nature of Electricity & Acoustics, the beautifully packaged A Map of the Kingdom of Ireland brings Dublin-based Heresy...

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Wed 22 Jun, 2016:
Tchaikovsky: Symphonies – No 1 in G minor, Op 7 (Winter Dreams); No 2 in C minor, Op 17 (Little Russian); No 5 in E minor, Op 64

There are details to relish here, mostly with respect to the way the (excellent) orchestra is balanced: in the Fifth Symphony, for example, the trio...

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Mon 09 Nov, 2015:
Barber: Choral Works

The relationship between Somm Recordings and Paul Spicer’s Birmingham Conservatoire Chamber Choir continues to go from strength to strength as they...

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Thu 10 Sep, 2015:
Venables: The Song of the Severn, Op 43; The Pine Boughs Past Music, Op 39; Nine Songs

Cut from a musical cloth whose threads weave and wind their way back to the era of Finzi, Vaughan Williams and Butterworth, Ian Venables has also...

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Fri 06 Feb, 2015:
Chopin: Ballade No 1 in G minor, Op 25; Berceuse in D flat major, Op 57; Fantaisie in F minor, Op 49; Scherzo No 4 in E major, Op 54; Debussy: Suite bergamasque; Pour le piano

This is, by my reckoning, the fifth CD from York-based pianist Sarah Beth Briggs issued on the Semaphore label, and it leaves just as favourable...

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Thu 12 Dec, 2013:
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No 8 in C minor, Op 13 (Pathétique); Mozart: Fantasia in C minor, K475; Schubert: Piano Sonata No 21 in B flat major, D960

A finalist in the 1984 BBC Young Musician of the Year competition aged just 11, Sarah Beth Briggs was a precocious pupil of the distinguished English...

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