Recordings of Lennox Berkeley's music

Twentieth Century Music for Violin & Piano

Twentieth Century Music for Violin & Piano album cover
Format: CD & Digital download
Label: Lyrita
Release date: February 2017
Catalogue no: SRCD359

This issue presents a programme of British works for violin and piano from the first half of the twentieth century. Premieres include Thomas Pitfield's Sonata No. 1 and smaller scale works by C.W. Orr, Cyril Scott, and Percy M. Young. Doreen Carwithen's Sonata is the programme's centrepiece, and works by John Ireland, Lennox Berkeley, Frederick Delius complete the disc.

Performed by Fenella Humphrey (violin) & Nathan Williamson (piano)