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from notes by Graham Johnson © 1996
|Fauré: Lydia's Vocalises|
This is the premiere recording of Fauré’s complete Vocalises, a thirty-strong collection which has lain undiscovered for over a hundred years. Written when Fauré was Director of the Paris Conservatoire, these exquisite vignettes find new life in t ...» More
|Hahn: Chansons grises & other songs|
'Beautifully performed' (Gramophone)
'Martyn Hill’s tenor is perfectly suited to Hahn’s deliciously sentimental idiom…Most of the settings on the disc are to texts by his favourite Verlai ...» More
'What treasures are here … the two discs provide an unmissable opportunity to explore a composer who is underrated and overlooked perhaps because ...
'Some fascinating rarities' (Gramophone)
'To wonderful songs … [the artists] bring delicacy, grace, an emotion the more poignant for being und ...» More
|La trompette retrouvée|
A creative and well-presented programme of French works re-imagined for trumpet and piano by acclaimed trumpeter Jonathan Freeman-Attwood and Daniel-Ben Pienaar (piano).» More
|The exquisite hour|
Accompanied by Eugene Asti, Sarah Connolly sings songs by Haydn, Brahms, Hahn, Korngold and Weill. Her distinctive, intelligent, warm, bright-sounding mezzo-soprano will be enjoyed by her growing 'army' of fans in this rich, romantic repertoire.» More