.: Review highlights

2013

"Gramophone Choice" accolade 

June 2013 - Gramophone 

"IRR Oustanding" accolade 

June 2013 - International Record Review

"Britten's vocal writing has consistently brought out the best in Bostridge, and all of these are very fine performances, which at least match and in some cases better Pears's own recordings with Britten."

May 2013 - The Guardian, by Andrew Clements (5 star review)

"Pick of the week" accolade

May 2013 - The Sunday Times, by Hugh Canning, David Cairns, Paul Driver, Stephen Pettitt

"It is impossible to imagine a more intoxicating contribution to the Britten centenary on CD. Britten"

Apr 2013, Financial Times by Andrew Clark


.: Promotional videos


The Big Chariot - Songs from the Chinese

Dance Song - Songs from the Chinese

.: Recording facts

Recorded at St. Mary's Church, Chilham, Kent on Jan 25-27 2013, & No.2 Studio, Abbey Road, London on Jan 31 2013.

Producer : John Fraser

Recording engineer & mixing : Arne Akselberg

Instrument used : Greg Smallman & Sons, Australia, 2003.

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