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'Songs which gain in stature through being presented in sequence and superbly done' (Gramophone)
'two superb voices alive to Gibbs’s many moods, while Roger Vignoles accompaniments are a model of sensitivity and understanding' (BBC Music Magazine)» More
|Gurney: Severn Meadows & other songs|
'Another fine addition to the Hyperion treasure-house of vocal recordings' (The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs)
‘If … at the very thought of hazy June fields, your eyes mist up or you feel a lump in the throat, then this record is for you. On it, the tenor ...» More
|On this Island|
'A top British soprano shines in a recital that should appeal well beyond her shores. The programme is delightful, and so are the performances' (Gramo ...
'The programme is well chosen, with familiar songs alongside some that have been unjustly neglected. Dawson’s performances are wholly intelligent, ni ...» More
|Songs by Finzi and his Friends|
'A delightful programme in all respects' (Gramophone)
'Delightful collection … outstanding performances … superbly accompanied' (CDReview)» More
Rarely can Peter Warlock’s haunting songs have been so beautifully and movingly performed on record as in this celebrated album, featuring John Mark Ainsley at the peak of his considerable powers, perfectly accompanied by Roger Vignoles.» More
|GERALD FINZI (1901-1956))|
|As I lay in the early sun, Op 13b No 3Lynne Dawson (soprano), Malcolm Martineau (piano)» More|
|As I lay in the early sun, Op 13b No 3Ian Partridge (tenor), Clifford Benson (piano)» More|
|CECIL ARMSTRONG GIBBS (1889-1960))|
|The fields are fullStephen Varcoe (baritone), Roger Vignoles (piano)» More|
|IVOR GURNEY (1890-1937))|
|The fields are fullPaul Agnew (tenor), Julius Drake (piano)» More|
|The singerPaul Agnew (tenor), Julius Drake (piano)» More|
|PETER WARLOCK (1894-1930))|
|Late summerJohn Mark Ainsley (tenor), Roger Vignoles (piano)» More|
|The singerJohn Mark Ainsley (tenor), Roger Vignoles (piano)» More|