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Highways and Byways: A Double Album of Rarities for RecorderA seminal contribution to the canon of recorder music, this recording assumes a pivotal role, enriching the repertoire and captivating audiences with it's distinct allure and technical prowess. Serving as a valuable resource for connoisseurs of recorder music and an inviting introduction for novices, Highways and Byways features a diverse array of compositions. Through it's discerning curation and expert execution, this recording not only commemorates the recorder's storied legacy but also fosters an appreciation for it's enduring elegance and adaptability.John Turner presents recorder pieces by renowned composers such as Lennox Berkeley, John McCabe, and Thomas Pitfield. Discover rare gems by Igor Stravinsky and Alexander Gretchaninov, alongside a remarkable composition for recorder and two violas by the distinguished American composer William Bergsma.As a special treat, the album includes two previously unknown pieces by the late Christopher Ball, along with two compositions by John Turner himself, including a homage to Ukraine. It's a veritable feast of rare and captivating music!Renowned as one of today's leading recorder players, John Turner's illustrious career spans performances with esteemed ensembles like David Munrow's Early Music Consort of London and recordings with prestigious orchestras worldwide. With over 600 premieres to his credit, including works by Leonard Bernstein and Peter Sculthorpe, Turner's artistry has left an indelible mark on the contemporary recorder repertoire.Featuring performances by John Turner, Stephen Bettaney, Laura Robinson, Catherine Yates, and Alex Mitchell, "Highways and Byways" is a testament to the dedication of these exceptional musicians.
Highways and Byways: A Double Album of Rarities for RecorderA seminal contribution to the canon of recorder music, this recording assumes a pivotal role, enriching the repertoire and captivating audiences with it's distinct allure and technical prowess. Serving as a valuable resource for connoisseurs of recorder music and an inviting introduction for novices, Highways and Byways features a diverse array of compositions. Through it's discerning curation and expert execution, this recording not only commemorates the recorder's storied legacy but also fosters an appreciation for it's enduring elegance and adaptability.John Turner presents recorder pieces by renowned composers such as Lennox Berkeley, John McCabe, and Thomas Pitfield. Discover rare gems by Igor Stravinsky and Alexander Gretchaninov, alongside a remarkable composition for recorder and two violas by the distinguished American composer William Bergsma.As a special treat, the album includes two previously unknown pieces by the late Christopher Ball, along with two compositions by John Turner himself, including a homage to Ukraine. It's a veritable feast of rare and captivating music!Renowned as one of today's leading recorder players, John Turner's illustrious career spans performances with esteemed ensembles like David Munrow's Early Music Consort of London and recordings with prestigious orchestras worldwide. With over 600 premieres to his credit, including works by Leonard Bernstein and Peter Sculthorpe, Turner's artistry has left an indelible mark on the contemporary recorder repertoire.Featuring performances by John Turner, Stephen Bettaney, Laura Robinson, Catherine Yates, and Alex Mitchell, "Highways and Byways" is a testament to the dedication of these exceptional musicians.
809730124525
Bergsma / Ball / Robinson - Highways & Byways - Rarities For Recorder

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Format: CD
Label: DIVINE ART
Rel. Date: 05/17/2024
UPC: 809730124525

Highways & Byways - Rarities For Recorder
Artist: Bergsma / Ball / Robinson
Format: CD
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Highways and Byways: A Double Album of Rarities for RecorderA seminal contribution to the canon of recorder music, this recording assumes a pivotal role, enriching the repertoire and captivating audiences with it's distinct allure and technical prowess. Serving as a valuable resource for connoisseurs of recorder music and an inviting introduction for novices, Highways and Byways features a diverse array of compositions. Through it's discerning curation and expert execution, this recording not only commemorates the recorder's storied legacy but also fosters an appreciation for it's enduring elegance and adaptability.John Turner presents recorder pieces by renowned composers such as Lennox Berkeley, John McCabe, and Thomas Pitfield. Discover rare gems by Igor Stravinsky and Alexander Gretchaninov, alongside a remarkable composition for recorder and two violas by the distinguished American composer William Bergsma.As a special treat, the album includes two previously unknown pieces by the late Christopher Ball, along with two compositions by John Turner himself, including a homage to Ukraine. It's a veritable feast of rare and captivating music!Renowned as one of today's leading recorder players, John Turner's illustrious career spans performances with esteemed ensembles like David Munrow's Early Music Consort of London and recordings with prestigious orchestras worldwide. With over 600 premieres to his credit, including works by Leonard Bernstein and Peter Sculthorpe, Turner's artistry has left an indelible mark on the contemporary recorder repertoire.Featuring performances by John Turner, Stephen Bettaney, Laura Robinson, Catherine Yates, and Alex Mitchell, "Highways and Byways" is a testament to the dedication of these exceptional musicians.
        
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