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Top Customer Reviews: My True Love Hath ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 2 ratings
5 / 5
Soyy Amur Some Hath Corazón' is an anthology of the English song treated for a half-soprano Sarah Connolly. A singer has the smooth voice, sweet, perfectly adapted to this repertoire, and is interesting to commentary that that can be has compared on disk with a Baker of Janet of the exceptional whose recital of a @@@1960s can be found in the reissued Regis CD, and comprises the a lot of a lot of some same songs. To good sure was difficult to take a better of this fine singer, but registering the technicians have improved a lot of these days, and Chandos do the glorious work here.

A program begins with three of Britten folksong arrangements ('Or Waly Waly', 'As Sweet an Answered', and 'Aim A Morning'), together with an arrangement of a Corpus Christi Carol of 'Chico is Been born'. As Michael Pilkington notes, Britten folksong the arrangements were differential in this he imbued the with his personal fashion more than simply that dips an original tune without decoration.

Has four songs for Herbert Howells, a point has underlined undoubted duquel is King David . A height of this song is resisted has gone by a fact that Howells considered it partorisca be his fine plus, and Walter of the Mare, the one who has resupplied a text, has loved person more for the dipped with which Howells had done so much. In this register Sarah Connolly gives it the beautiful, unhurried treatment, wonderfully emphasising a transmission of trace key ' '. 'Come to Sing and Danced is brim filler of gladness, and Connolly fully transmits a way of ecstasy in a tone of his voice. Another Howells the songs are a never-popular Gavotte, and some minor-known Amour of tray'.

John Ireland is represented by a slightly folksy 'His Song' (Hardy), soyy True Amour Hath Corazón' (Philip Sidney) and 'Tryst' (Arthur Symons), and Ivor Gurney for two of his the majority of exceptional compositions, esleep' (Fletcher) and For the Bierside' (Masefield). A last has the heart-rending poignancy, but a final piano flourish present the amazing uplift of way. Michael Capo is a less a lot of-known of some composers in this disk, but his two contributi, 'Foxgloves' and 'Cotswold Amur', certainly deserve to seat among this exalted undertaken, and is fully conversant with a twentieth century English art-tradition of song. Peter inconfundible Warlock, while, hanged in with 'One First Piedad', in that Bruce Blunts is touching text navideño is fully reciprocated for Warlock offered, softly mecer music.

A lot of some songs in this disk are classics of a gender, but a final offering, Richard Rodney Bennett is 'A History of One Dancing', is something of the novelty. Some poems, for sister Meg of Bennett Peacocke, is imaginary representations of the ready life dipped in a Riviera in a @@@1920s-30s, and a music, with his foxtrot and tango rhythms, is feigned to reflect an upper-crust antics of this period.

In general, ossia the soyust-has' disk for all the lovers of English art-song.
4 / 5
The one who the rich and lovely tone this singer has and really does not think has the best accompanist that Malcolm Martineau. In his youth is the singer very end and is discreet and always in a service of a music but like this imaginative. An action of King David costs of the money so only.

Top Customer Reviews: Bennett: Orch ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 7 ratings
4 / 5
A fascinating selection of varied works of the gifted composer: some the real gems are some two tonal pieces : A History of a Tea that Dance and an unashamedly English-pastoral-romantic esflections': both works of sum of lyricism and harmonic subtlety. A 1st Symphony is the cracker; partorisca all his tongue of 12 tones, really communicates, especially in a centrical slow movement wonderful (an amour that offered to a new man in his life, Harm Klein) - think Dallapiccola crossed with Walton! An only real disappointment is 'Zodiac', the flimsy laws that verges in self-parody, he knowing (but tired) king-hash of all RRB slick serialist mannerisms. Wonderful actions, especially of a fabulous Sarah Connolly, of those who embroiders in 'A History of a Tea that Danced so only done this value of CD that taken.
4 / 5
A perfect disk all the round. Well he Chandos partorisca bring together some three elements of good music, touching and that directs. Highly it recommends this disk in any lover of serious music.
5 / 5
Bennett is not just Murder in a Orientexpress. It has done much more Good music. Glorious.
4 / 5
Thinks David Rowe would be necessary sticks to partorisca listen the abba and leave a rest of us partorisca enjoy rrb music in all his fine faceted glory. You are a same person was ten years ago,or think your flavours and the fashion has evolved?, Has and has done with this composer,Thank the goodness has done. It was the musician partorisca all the seasons,and enjoyable in the each one.
5 / 5
Four works of the totally different and different masters of a musician camaleónico full of Ideas sugerentes: Richard Rodney Bennett. Partorisca sibaritas Demanding and omnivorous palates. A lot recommended, and with a special quotation the REFLECTIONS, with a beautiful homage Peter Warlock and his Capriol Continuazione...
5 / 5
Like this here is like this is going:
Volume 1 - thoroughly enjoyable of an extreme to the another (well, with an exception of a Marimba Concert). Fantastically Touched and has registered.
Volume 2 - the mixed stock exchange. Any plus of a richly atmospheric, lyrical the expression listened in Volume 1, more some atonal atrocities in a form of his Symphony 2, and the concert of the disappointing saxophone touched with your really bad for a bad soloist elected. Registering the quality results questionable and variable to follow to follow.
Now comes Volume 3, which is much more of RRB atonal, serialism has listened in a symphony of Flight 2. Ugh.

His Symphony 1 begins with a unmusical, uninteresting motive and continuous similarly partorisca 22 long minutes. They are certainly happy RRB finally outgrew this phase. But I am not happy Chandos has decided to subject in the his. Zodiak (Symphonic poem) is more than a same, atonal, but no quite like this erial-ist'; any quite an obvious product-for-the-the formula of numbers has listened in some first two symphonies. More tolerable, and bit it more pleasant, is Reflections for Orchestra of Serious, which has been written for our manager here, John Wilson. But surprisingly, I have found this action to be quite uninvolving. One would have think that the Gentleman Wilson would have touched his soul to the east a, when being his dedicatee and everything. But nope. I found it curiously unmoving and has reserved. I have not listened to a vocal selection, like this ossia simply any one my thing, I still under a better of circumstances.

A sound is well in a traditional Chandos way, especially in SACD. But they are on Richard Rodney Bennett now. Gentleman Wilson (and Chandos), please movement on to something more.
5 / 5
Bennett was the very versatile composer whose row in;coded bookmarks/marcadors of films, jazz and classical compositions. These actions fantastically exhibit a work of this composer of exceptional 20th century.

Top Customer Reviews: Words and ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 1 ratings
4 / 5
Ossia The richly rewarding collection of RRB actions of vocal piano. Mate he expertly, this remarkable musician breathes unexpected and refreshing ideas to the selection of well-known and dark songs of some Americans songbook. A global way is acesa-down and intimate, suggesting the man that expresses feelings and private thoughts in the classy boite. RRB Sensitive renditions is quietly intense and always involving. Warmly Recommended.

Top Customer Reviews: Richard Rodney ...

Rating: 5 out of 5 with 1 ratings
5 / 5
I have known very little in any of these songs and bought in a base of Andrew Clements' informs in a Guardian. They are like this happy has done. An excellent grouping of songs partorisca piano and of the different voices (excepts a). Everything of good-looking and interesting sound, treated with emotion and obvious amour. If you enjoy the English songs have accompanied partorisca recommend these yours wholehearted.

Top Customer Reviews: Sing Thee Nowell | ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 4 ratings
4 / 5
This. The recent acquisition, is my CD navideño preferred partorisca this Christmas, and certainly among my upper elections for each Christmas. I love early music as well as music navideña, but ossia a record still will touch when you are so only the bit has burned was on anything seasonal and perhaps has included anything mediaeval or traditional. This New Yorkers establish his big city credentials to give move it modern to some earlier songs and comprising the few recent compositions the one who complete a meditative and introspective way. To be brutally sincere, almost each album navideño comprises the pocolos number that it marks my stand of hair in final, and those that poden no still sometimes leave me the little, well, there is bored. No like this here. Ossia Perfect. A level of flavour and sensibility is incredible. It could listen his for ever.
5 / 5
East groups does the good work that present 7 centuries of music navideña.
5 / 5
His polyphonic spectacular, lovingly crafted songs of a birth of Christ.
5 / 5
Good group to the equal that are the relative of one of some singers. Easy listening.

Top Customer Reviews: Insomnia: a ...

Rating: 5 out of 5 with 1 ratings
5 / 5
That the beautiful, serenáis, soothing, calming, graceful cd. Pastor vocals Is pure and sophisticated. I love a concept of an album also, as original. A+

Top Customer Reviews: Fair with Her ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 2 ratings
5 / 5
Another FINAL CD of a Tudor Corazón. A Tudor Corazón is the professional heart has located the Seattle WA and produced partorisca stun the chapel music. I possess each one that CD this group has produced and does not go never of listenng his music. Highly recommend.
4 / 5
Beautiful - each selection is masterfully produced and complete a whole disk.