Lutoslawski: Vocal & Orchestral Works
Catalog: CHSA 5223(5)
Format: SACD / CD Hybrid
Burley, Elizabeth; Collins, Michael; Watkins, Paul; BBC Symphony Orchestra; Little, Tasmin; Spence, Toby; Crowe, Lucy; Gardner, Edward; Lortie, Louis; Purves, Christopher
This exceptional multi-album set offers Chandos’s complete Lutoslawski series, featuring a string of the composer’s masterpieces performed by the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Edward Gardner in exemplary partnership, along with some of Chandos’ finest soloists, and captured in surround-sound. It includes all five albums as well as the original booklets, and is offered at a highly discounted price. The featured soloists on these albums include soprano Lucy Crowe, tenor Toby Spence, baritone Christopher Purves, clarinetist Michael Collins, violinist Tasmin Little, cellist Paul Watkins, and pianist Louis Lortie.