Bringing together all of the best Rossini opera overtures, the Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia and Antonio Pappano's recording has been described as " full of charm, grace and perky vitality" by the Telegraph.
"The spirit and stylistic understanding that the Doric brings to this music is a constant joy", said the Telegraph about this latest album from the Doric String Quartet.
Already the quartet have produced a number of acclaimed albums on Chandos and are
Katherine Jenkins will be heading off on tour from February next year. The announcement of the 21 dates comes as she releases her brand new album 'Home Sweet Home'. Her live shows will feature songs from the new album as well as favourites from across her
Among the musical treasures in the British Library is MS Royal 8.g.vii, a sumptuous choirbook prepared for Henry VIII and his first queen Catherine of Aragon. It was produced by Petrus Alamire, who not only headed one of the finest musical scriptoriums of
On the weekend the clocks change and herald winter's longer nights, a Britten Weekend built round his song cycle on themes of night, sleep and dreams - Nocturne. Spira mirabilis make their first forays into Britten and new music, Britten's Canticles are p