Vaughan Williams

The Complete Symphonies

The Hallé, Sir Mark Elder

CDHLD7557
5 CD
03/06/2022
HALLE

This boxed set includes all nine Vaughan Williams symphonies, attractively packaged and released at a special price to mark the occasion of the composer’s 150th anniversary. These award-winning performances are accompanied by an extensive booklet, including new material charting the Hallé’s historic relationship with Vaughan Williams, and featuring material drawn from the orchestra’s archives. Acclaim for Hallé Vaughan Williams recordings: ‘The Sea Symphony’ (CD HLL 7542) Gramophone Editor’s Choice (Oct 2015) Symphonies No 5 & 8 (CD HLL 7533) Sunday Times' Album of the Week and Music Web Recording of the Month (April 2013); Gramophone ‘Editor’s Choice’ (May 2013) ‘The London Symphony’/Oboe Concerto (CDHLL7529) BBC Radio 3 CD Review Disc of the Week (Dec 2011). The releases will follow the joint Hallé/BBC Philharmonic festival of Vaughan Williams Toward the Unknown Region - RVW150 which will run in Manchester from February to May 2022.