“Field – Piano Concertos”
Divertissement No. 1 in E major,
Divertissement No. 2 in A major,
Nocturne No. 16 in F major,
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E flat major, H27,
Piano Concerto No. 2 in A flat major, H31,
Piano Concerto No. 3 in E flat major, H29,
Piano Concerto No. 4 in E flat major, H28,
Piano Concerto No. 5 in C major, 'L'incendie par l'orage', H39,
Piano Concerto No. 6 in C major, H49,
Piano Concerto No. 7 in C major, H58,
Quintetto in A flat major,
Rondo for Piano in A flat major, H 18.
Julia Desbruslais (Cello), Miceál O'Rourke (Piano), Sarah-Jane Bradley (Viola), Jennifer Godson (Violin), David Juriz (Violin).
London Mozart Players – Matthias Bamert.
The individual volumes of piano concertos by John Field have over the years been very successful both critically and commercially. On its Classics label Chandos now offers these recordings as a limited edition box at a price of £24.99. The package includes four CDs covering all seven concertos and several smaller pieces. Miceal O’Rourke is the soloist with the London Mozart Players conducted by Matthias Bamert.