This recording of Arnold Cooke's two lyrical Oboe Sonatas is the first for many years, since being recorded for radio in the late 1980s. The album also features three world premiere recordings: Richard Elfyn Jones's Sonata for Oboe and Piano 'Viva Altea!', and oboist Catherine Tanner Williams' own works: Luminous and Darkness Falling. More >>
Willowhayne Records presents the debut CD from violinist Emmanuel Bach in a delightful programme of original works and arrangements from great violinists of the 19th and 20th centuries, including Fritz Kreisler, Jascha Heifetz, Leopold Auer and Joseph Joachim.
Royal Overseas League String Competition winner Emmanuel Bach has performed as a soloist and chamber musician at venues including Wigmore Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, St George's Bristol, St Martin-in-the-Fields and St James's Piccadilly. More >>
Husband and wife duo Catherine and Christopher celebrate their 25th year of musical partnership with this disc of world premiere recordings of works which have been borrowed or transcribed for oboe and piano, including 3 pieces by Richard Strauss which were arranged specially for this CD.
Let the music take you along quiet forest paths, to magical castles and sparkling Viennese balls. Featuring a sonata by Mozart, and operatic works by Glinka and Richard Strauss, this disc showcases the oboe's lyrical and virtuosic sides in an intimate chamber music setting.
The perfect gift for Valentine's Day, or any time of the year! More >>