JOHN IRELAND (1879-1962): Piano Concerto, Legend for Piano and Orchestra, For Solo Piano: First Rhapsody in F Sharp Minor, Pastoral*, Indian Summer*, A Sea Idyll, 3 Dances.
Catalogue Number: 11N060
Description: Yes, the piano-and-orchestra works are standard repertore now but, for collectors, the asterisked items above are world premiere recordings - they only total seven minutes but the disc is budget-priced. Pastoral was discovered in 1999 and is dates from student days in 1896 while Indian Summer is the 1932 original version of the piano piece later known as The Cherry Tree. John Lenehan (piano), Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra; John Wilson.