Recording of Ireland’s Piano Works - Third Volume
March 13, 2007
The beginning of March saw the recording of the third volume of John Ireland’s piano music, with John Lenehan, at Champs Hill in Sussex, U.K. Building on the success of the first two discs (Naxos 8.553700 & 8.553889), this collection includes, Greenways, the Piano Sonata, the Preludes, Soliloquy, For Remembrance and Amberley Wild Brooks.
John Lenehan is one of Britain's most experienced, versatile and sought after musicians. Praised by the New York Times for his "great flair and virtuosity", his performances and recordings have been acclaimed throughout the world. John Lenehan features on the Gramophone award winning Naxos recording of Nyman's Piano Concerto (8.554168) with the Ulster Orchestra conducted by Takao Yuasa.