GORDON JACOB (1895-1984): Elegy, Caprice, Little Dancer (First Recordings), KENNETH LEIGHTON (1929-1988): Violin Sonata No. 1, WILLIAM ALWYN (1905-1985): Sonatina for Violin and Piano, ALAN RAWSTHORNE (1905-1971): Pierrette: Valse Caprice, LENNOX BERKELEY (1903-1989): Elegy, Op. 33/2, Toccata, Op. 33/3, WILLIAM WALTON (1902-1983): Violin Sonata.
Catalogue Number: 04V054
Reference: SOMMCD 0610
Description: Music for violin and piano by six key figures of the modern chamber music renaissance in Britain with Alwyn’s beautifully proportioned, ten-minute Sonatina (1933) receiving only its second appearance on album here. Clare Howick (violin), Simon Callaghan (piano).