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Vaughan-Williams Album Reviews
World premiere recordings and other rarities from England's 20th century master. Album of the Weekend, 7-8 September 2013.
An all-American performance of some British classics. Drive Featured Album, 21 January 2013.
The Aronowitz Ensemble capture Huw Watkins' nostalgia in pieces written for the group that sits nicely between two British greats: Elgar and Vaughan Williams
Vaughan Williams' fairy-tale opera has some ravishing music, all very much in his most lyrical, Cecil Sharp-ish vein
Timothy Brown draws out the best in the Choir of Clare College on this rich recording of Vaughan Williams Choral Music
A vivid portrait of London painted by lush, musical brush stokes at the hands of Mark Elder and the Hallé Orchestra.
Despite the best efforts of all concerned, the overall feeling on offer here is repetition.
Worcester Cathedral Chamber Choir performance of Elgar, Parry, Stanford and Vaughan Williams is joyful but lacks punch
Julia Fischer and Yakov Kreizberg reunite for an imaginative recordings of Respighi and Vaughan Williams classics