Herbert Howells Chamber Music has depth

Herbert Howells is best known for his large scale choral works. But as this release demonstrates, his chamber music is equally beautiful and well-crafted. The Dante Quartet deliver sympathetic readings of Howell’s String Quartet No. 3 and Lady Audrey’s...

Reznicek Symphonic Suites Blend Old and New

Emil Nikolaus von Reznicek was primarily an opera composer. Two of the three suites in the release have their origins on the stage. Nevertheless, they show that Reznicek was quite comfortable writing for the concert hall. The Karneval Suite “in an older...