Returning to the catalogue, at budget price for the first time, is the delicious recording by Marriner and the Academy of Scandinavian works. The ‘Holberg Suite’ was recorded in 1970 whereas the rest of the program was taped seven years later. All of the recordings were made in the stunning Kingsway Hall acoustic.
EDVARD GRIEG: Holberg Suite, Op. 40
EDVARD GRIEG: Elegiac melodies, Op. 34
JEAN SIBELIUS: Valse Triste, Op. 44
CARL NIELSEN: Little Suite, Op. 1
DAG WIRÉN: Serenade, Op. 11
JEAN SIBELIUS: Rakastava, Op. 14
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields