London Archive

  • Feature: Jacqueline du Pré

    Jacqueline du Pre (cover left) by ELIZABETH WILSON Hardcover – 480 pages (April 1999) Arcade Publishing ISBN 155970490X A Genius in the Family: An Intimate Memoir of Jacquline du Pré (UK title; cover below) Hilary and Jackie (US title; cover below) by David Chew   “Few people […]

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  • d’ALBERT Piano Works. Lane (Hyperion) – INKPOT

    Eugen d’ALBERT (1864-1932) Sonata in F-sharp minor Op.10 Nos.2 & 3 from Klavierstücke, Op.16 Acht Klavierstücke, Op.5 Serenata Capriolen Funf schlichte Klavierstücke, Op.32 Detailed listings >> PIERS LANE piano HYPERION CDA 66945 [79:28] full-price by Johann D’Souza We owe a lot to the pianists of […]

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  • Christmas Night: Carols of the Nativity. Various/Cambridge Singers/Rutter (Collegium) – INKPOT

    Christmas Night: Carols of the Nativity Gerald Finley baritone Ruth Holton soprano Nicholas Sears baritone The Cambridge Singers The City of London Sinfonia conducted by John Rutter Recorded in 1988. Full libretto included. COLLEGIUM RECORDS COLCD 106 [63:35] full-price by Torleif Sorenson This is what […]

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  • BACH Goldberg Variations. Hewitt (Hyperion) – INKPOT

    Johann Sebastian BACH (1685-1750) The Goldberg Variations BWV 988, Clavier-Übung IV (1741) ANGELA HEWITT piano HYPERION CDA 67305 [78:32] full-price by Jonathan Yungkans Angela Hewitt occupies the same position today in Bach keyboard playing that Glenn Gould enjoyed a generation or so ago. Since winning […]

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  • INKPOT#102 BACH Cello Suites performed on Viola. McCarty (Ashmont)

    Johann Sebastian BACH (1685-1750) The Six Cello Suites transcribed for and performed on the viola by Patricia McCarty ASHMONT MUSIC 6100 2 discs [58:28 + 77:07] by Benjamin Chee It is quite remarkable, even unbelievable, when one considers that the Bach cello suites were once […]

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