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Britten: Cello Symphony, Symphonic Suite from Gloriana, Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes

A deeply felt account of Britten’s symphony for cello and orchestra

Wednesday, 01 June 2011
Musicians
Paul Watkins (cello) BBC Philharmonic/Edward Gardner
Composer
Britten
Catalogue number
Chandos CHAN 10658
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Shostakovich

Musicians:

Pierre Lénert (viola) Eliane Reyes (piano)

Chausson, Debussy, Rachmaninoff

Musicians:

Vienna Schubert Trio

Bloch, Lees

Musicians:

Elmar Oliveira (violin) National Symphony Orchestra...

Vanhal

Musicians:

Péter Szabó (cello/conductor) Sinfonietta Pannonica

Korngold

Musicians:

Trio Parnassus, Matthias Wollong (violin)*

Pfitzner, Mayer

Musicians:

Rohan de Saram (cello) Druvi de Saram (piano) John ...

Brahms

Musicians:

Pražák Quartet, Ivan Klánsky (piano)

Prokofiev

Musicians:

Energie Nove Quartet

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