"Eternal Source of Light Divine" by George Frideric Handel, performed by Elin Manahan Thomas (soprano), Crispian Steele-Perkins (trumpet) and the Armonico Consort under Christopher Monks. Extract from the album "Let the Bright Seraphim", available from Signum Records. Buy the physical album here - http://www.signumrecords.com/catalogu...
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She's Always a Woman by Billy Joel, arranged by Philip Lawson, performed by The King's Singers. Extract from the album "Simple Gifts", available from Signum Records.
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Blackbird, written by Lennon & McCartney, arranged by Daryl Runswick, performed by The King's Singers. The Beatles's Blackbird is one of the most requested encores happily sung to ecstatic audiences. Extract from the album "Six", available from Signum Records.
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Norwegian boy soprano Aksel Rykkvin to release an album of Arias by Bach, Handel & Mozart accompanied by The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and conducted by Nigel Short (Tenebrae Choir). Get a behind the scenes look here! SIGCD435 Out in September 2016 http://radi.al/AkselAriasCD http://radi.al/AkselArias http://radi.al/AkselYouTubeSubscribe
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Hallelujah from The Messiah by George Frideric Handel, performed by the Northern Sinfonia and the Huddersfield Choral Society conducted by Jane Glover. Taken from the album "Messiah", available from Signum Records.
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A Fifth of Beethoven by Ludwig van Beethoven and Walter Murphy, arranged by Tobias Hug, performed by The Swingle Singers featuring Shlomo. Extract from the album 'Beauty and the Beatbox", available from Signum Records.
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Berlioz: Grande Messe des Morts, 1837 Ensemble Wrocław Paul McCreesh Robert Murray Gabrieli Consort & Players Wrocław philharmonic Orchestra and Choir Chetham's School of Music Symphonic Brass Ensemble This electrifying recording of Berlioz's Grande Messe des Morts, with over 400 performers, was made in Poland as part of the International Festival Wratislavia Cantans (of which Paul McCreesh is artistic director). The first release on McCreesh's new record label Winged Lion, it will be followed by future oratorio recordings including Mendelssohn's Elijah, Haydn's The Seasons and Britten's War Requiem. Founded in 1982 by Artistic Director Paul McCreesh, Gabrieli Consort & Players are world-renowned interpreters of great choral and instrumental repertoire, spanning from the renaissance to the present day. Their performances encompass virtuosic a cappella programmes, mould-breaking reconstructions of music for historical events, and major works from the oratorio tradition.
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Classical Opera present the latest release in the acclaimed Mozart Opera series. Classical Opera Ian Page Release Date - 2 October 2015 SIGCD433 Available on iTunes and Amazon as well as all other good retailers. iTunes - http://apple.co/1L5CVEE Amazon - http://hyperurl.co/sotpk0
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Pavane pour une infante defunte by Maurice Ravel, performed by the London Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Christopher Warren-Green. Extract from the album "LCO Live", available from Signum Records.
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Tenebrae will be performing its new programme of Brahms and Bruckner Motets in the exquisite surroundings and acoustic of St. James’s Church, Spanish Place (Marylebone, London) on Thursday 12th November 2015. This concert will mark the launch of the choir’s new album on Signum Records featuring this repertoire, profits from the sale of which will go to Macmillan Cancer Support to aid their incredible work. Book concert tickets: https://www.barbican.org.uk/eticketing/event-detail.asp?ID=18028 Pre-order the album Amazon: hyperurl.co/brahmsbruckner iTunes: https://goo.gl/8cu5Gf
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The wonderful Tenebrae Choir's new album of motets by Brahms and Bruckner has been nominated in the Choral Category at this years BBC Music Magazine awards! To help Tenebrae win we need as many votes as possible – it only takes a minute to vote for this fantastic album by visiting www.awards.classical-music.com. You can vote in as many categories as you want to, and everyone who enters is entered into a prizedraw to win a copy of all of the nominated albums too in each category.
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Aaron Jay Kernis talks about his new composition 'Goblin Market', a work for large ensemble and narrator based on Christina Rossetti's poem of the same name. Additional contributions come from the works conductor Rebecca Miller This work is available now from Signum Records, performed by London-based ensemble 'The New Professionals', Mary King and conducted by Rebecca Miller. http://www.signumrecords.com/catalogue/sigcd186/index.shtml Video created by Kevin Alexander.
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Matthew Barley and Julian Joseph discuss Latin influences and improvisation during recording sessions for their new album "Dance of the Three Legged Elephants", and perform their version of Ravel's "Habanera". Find out more about the disc here at Signum Records: http://www.signumrecords.com/catalogue/sigcd171/index.shtml
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Tamsin Waley-Cohen and Andrew Litton discuss their new CD of Violin Concertos by American composers John Adams and Roy Harris, recorded with the BBC Symphony Orchestra in Maida Vale Studios, London. Available September 2016 from Signum Records.
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Vote for A Rose Magnificat for Best Choral Recording in the BBC Music Magazine Awards 2019: https://musicmagawards.awardsplatform.com/entry/vote/RoBLBpVG/dZpyJJxb?search=54923d99c065a0d7-1 The BBC Music Magazine Awards jury says… Here we have musical reflections on the Virgin Mary, ranging from deliciously sensuous Tallis to Peter Warlock’s lilting harmonies, and the glowing 16th-century splendour of Robert White’s Magnificat. The radiant purity of the singing is framed by the depth and clarity of the recording, and the choral virtuosity in the title track at the end of the album is breathtaking. Buy/Listen: http://hyperurl.co/arosemagnificat Limelight’s Vocal Recording of 2018 ★★★★★ Choir and Organ "Another winner from the Gabrieli’s… this CD is thoroughly to be recommended" – Cathedral Music Magazine "The Gabrieli Consort, under McCreesh, give an outstanding performance that is caught in superb sound by the Signum engineers" – iClassical "Excellent recorded sound sets the seal on another outstanding issue from this outstanding team" – BBC Music Magazine "Another triumph, helped by the wonderful acoustic of Romsey Abbey, captured with typical skill by the expert engineers of Signum" – MusicWeb International
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Composer Sir John Tavener and Choral Director Nigel Short discuss his work 'Mother and Child' -- filmed on location during the 2003 recording sessions with the professional chamber choir 'Tenebrae'. Find out more about the disc here: http://www.signumrecords.com/catalogue/sigcd501/index.shtml http://www.tenebrae-choir.com
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When an Old Cricketer Leaves the Crease by Roy Harper, performed by Cantabile. Extract from the album "Songs of Cricket", available from Signum Records.
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Exclusive recording session footage of Tamsin Waley-Cohen and Huw Watkins performing works for violin and piano by Hahn and Szymanowski from their new recording on Signum Classics. Release Date - September 2015 SIGCD432 iTunes - http://apple.co/1KTiJSV Amazon - http://hyperurl.co/2i4ysq Presto Classical - http://bit.ly/1N797ZM
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An interview with conductor Paul McCreesh on his new recording of Berlioz's Grande Messe des Morts, coming out on disc in Autumn 2011. ----- Paul McCreesh Robert Murray Gabrieli Consort & Players Wrocław philharmonic Orchestra and Choir Chetham's School of Music Symphonic Brass Ensemble This electrifying recording of Berlioz's Grande Messe des Morts, with over 400 performers, was made in Poland as part of the International Festival Wratislavia Cantans (of which Paul McCreesh is artistic director). The first release on McCreesh's new record label Winged Lion, it will be followed by future oratorio recordings including Mendelssohn's Elijah, Haydn's The Seasons and Britten's War Requiem. Founded in 1982 by Artistic Director Paul McCreesh, Gabrieli Consort & Players are world-renowned interpreters of great choral and instrumental repertoire, spanning from the renaissance to the present day. Their performances encompass virtuosic a cappella programmes, mould-breaking reconstructions of music for historical events, and major works from the oratorio tradition.
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Signum Classics presents a world-premiere recording of a new work by composer Oliver Davis, 'Anno', coupled with Antonio Vivaldi's 'The Four Seasons', beautifully performed by Grace Davidson, Kerenza Peacock, Trafalgar Sinfonia and conducted by Ivor Setterfield. The recording is due out on 2 October 2015 but can be pre-ordered now on iTunes and Amazon. iTunes - https://geo.itunes.apple.com/album/oliver-davis-antonio-vivaldi/id1024672141?at=10lMtL&mt=1&app=music Amazon - http://amzn.to/1PBFj5A
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James Rhodes releases his very first LP, pulling together some of his favourite works and featuring classics by Beethoven, Bach and Chopin. Watch him play Rachmaninov's Fifth Étude-Tableau, taken from the B-side of F**k Digital, now available for purchase via Signum: hyperurl.co/FuckDigital
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The Montagues and the Capulets (from Romeo & Juliet) by Sergei Prokofiev, performed by the Saint Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Yuri Temirkanov.
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From Naked Byrd Two (SIGCD235) "splendid second volume in the Armonico Consort’s Naked Byrd series" The Independent "…vocal lines can float, suspensions can melt and the listener can relax and marvel at the singers’ superb breath control and rock-steady intonation … this disc of unending delight" Gramophone "This is superb choral work." Fanfare
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An early Christmas present from Signum Classics and Tenebrae, with a taster of three christmas gems by British composer Alexander L'Estrange – 'Epiphany', 'Hodie!' and 'Lute-Book Lullaby'. Look out for this new release, coming in April 2016 on Signum Records.
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A teaser for the behind the scenes film from the iconic Abbey Road Studios, London as guitarist Christoph Denoth records works for his new album Nocturnos de Andalucia by Rodrigo, Palomo and Malats with the London Symphony Orchestra under Jesús López Cobos. The album is out now with Signum Records: http://signumrecords.com/catalogue/christoph-denoth/nocturnos-de-andalucia/sigcd444.html Video by Wash Media ( www.washmedia.co.uk )
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Composer Oliver Davis introduces his new release Seasons, featuring the world-premiere recording of his work Anno coupled with the famous Vivaldi The Four Seasons. Soprano Grace Davidson and violinist Kerenza Peacock join the Trafalgar Sinfonia, conducted by Ivor Setterfield. Release Date - 16 October 2015 Available to pre-order now on iTunes and Amazon and all good online retailers. iTunes - http://hyperurl.co/njay44 Amazon - http://hyperurl.co/8u8mi1 --- Oliver Davis first release Flight was Classic FM Album of the Week, it reached No.2 in the Specialist Classical Charts (UK) and No.16 in the USA Billboard Classical Charts and this release is sure to be just as successful. iTunes - http://hyperurl.co/5tz5uf Amazon - http://hyperurl.co/h80x1j
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Episode 2 Tamsin Waley-Cohen shares her thoughts on works from her new recording SOLI. For this recording she explores post-1944 solo repertoire, including Bartok’s Solo Sonata, an ‘Everest’ of the violin repertoire, Penderecki’s Cadenza, and miniatures by Carter, Gyorgy Kurtag and George Benjamin. Here she discusses George Benjamin's 'Three Miniatures for solo violin'. More about the release: http://signumrecords.com/catalogue/tamsin-waley*cohen/soli/sigcd416.html http://www.signumrecords.com/products/booklets/SIGCD416booklet.pdf More about Tamsin Waley-Cohen: http://tamsinwaleycohen.com/newsite/ SOLI Tamsin Waley-Cohen, violin SIGCD416 Released - April 2015
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Soprano Rebecca Evans and Pianist & Broadcaster Iain Burnside discuss the CD 'Liszt Abroad', a setting of foreign language songs and lieder by Franz Liszt - nominated for a 2010 BBC Music Magazine award. Vote at http://www.bbcmusicmagazine.com/awards2010 Video filmed and edited by Tony Pearson.
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Sarah Connolly - mezzo-soprano Malcolm Martineau - piano From the new album The Complete Songs of Fauré Vol. 2. Available to buy and stream now: http://hyperurl.co/CompleteFaureSongs2 Vol.1 also available now: http://hyperurl.co/CompleteFaureSongs1
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Episode 1 Tamsin Waley-Cohen shares her thoughts on works from her new recording SOLI. For this recording she explores post-1944 solo repertoire, including Bartok’s Solo Sonata, an ‘Everest’ of the violin repertoire, Penderecki’s Cadenza, and miniatures by Carter, Gyorgy Kurtag and George Benjamin. Here she discusses Kurtag's '...féerie d’automne...' (Autumn Fairy). More about the release: http://signumrecords.com/catalogue/tamsin-waley*cohen/soli/sigcd416.html http://www.signumrecords.com/products/booklets/SIGCD416booklet.pdf More about Tamsin Waley-Cohen: http://tamsinwaleycohen.com/newsite/ SOLI Tamsin Waley-Cohen, violin SIGCD416 Released - April 2015
Views: 658 Signum Records