JOHN IRELAND (1879-1962): Trio for Clarinet, Cello and Piano (reconstr. Stephen Fox), Fantasy Sonata and The Holy Boy for Clarinet and Piano, Sextet for Clarinet, Horn and String Quartet.
Catalogue Number: 03K057
Description: The well-known Fantasy Sonata of 1943 is joined here by the Brahmsian sextet of 1898 which was never played until 1960 (and recorded not long after by Lyrita) and Canadian clarinettist Stephen Fox's reconstruction of a trio from 1912-14 which was radically reworked by Ireland and became the Piano Trio No. 3 in 1938. Maggini Quartet, Robert Plane (clarinet), Sophia Rahman (piano), Alice Neary (cello - trio), David Pyatt (horn).