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Obituary: John McLeod

Obituary: John McLeod

The death in Edinburgh on 24 March of the remarkable Scottish composer-conductor-clarinettist and educator John McLeod leaves an unfillable void in Scottish Music…

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Concert review: Britten Sinfonia

Concert review: Britten Sinfonia

This was brilliant programming by the Britten Sinfonia, and although the concert going public did not turn out in force (the Barbican barely a quarter full), it was good to know at least some British Music Society members were in attendance…

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EDWARD COWIE: 24 Preludes for Piano

EDWARD COWIE: 24 Preludes for Piano

This CD is a re-release of the 24 Piano Preludes by Edward Cowie, first recorded by piano virtuoso Philip Mead, a specialist in contemporary piano repertoire, on the UHR label of the University of Hertfordshire in November of 2007…

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