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Sir Alexander Campbell Mackenzie KCVO (22 August 1847 – 28 April 1935) was a Scottish composer, conductor and teacher best known for his oratorios, violin and piano pieces, Scottish folk music and works for the stage.

Mackenzie was a member of a musical family and was sent for his musical education to Germany. He had many successes as a composer, producing over 90 compositions, but from 1888 to 1924, he devoted a great part of his energies to running the Royal Academy of Music. Together with Hubert Parry and Charles Villiers Stanford, he was regarded as one of the fathers of the British musical renaissance in the late nineteenth century.

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1995 The Cricket on the Hearth Overture / Music for Coriolanus / Benedictus / Twelfth Night / Scottish Rhapsody no. 2 Sir Alexander Campbell Mackenzie; BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins 2
1998 Violin Concerto / Pibroch Suite Sir Alexander Campbell Mackenzie; Malcolm Stewart, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Vernon Handley, David Davies 2
1998 The Romantic Piano Concerto, Volume 19: Mackenzie: Scottish Concerto, op. 55 / Tovey: Piano Concerto in A major, op. 15 Sir Alexander Campbell MacKenzie, Sir Donald Francis Tovey; BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins, Steven Osborne 1

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