HERBERT HOWELLS (1892-1983): Concerto for String Orchestra, Elegy for Viola, String Quartet and String Orchestra, Op. 15, Suite for String Orchestra, Serenade from Suite for String Orchestra, Op. 16.
Catalogue Number: 08P060
Reference: CHAN 10780 X
Description: In all of these works, Howell's consciously adopted the tradition of English string music and, in particular, Vaughan Williams' Tallis Fantasia and Elgar's Introduction and Allegro. If you love those pieces and missed this disc, you won't want to miss it now at mid-price. City of London Sinfonia; Richard Hickox. Original 1993 release.