BBC Music Magazine (Magazine, with typically BBCMM## catno.)

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Annotation

Although the earlier volumes in this series used Roman numerals for the volume numbers, later volumes changed to Arabic numerals. I have used the latter throughout, for consistency.


See also http://knowledgewise.co.uk/music/.

Annotation last modified on 2017-02-20 15:51 UTC.

Releases

ReleaseArtistFormatTracksCountry/DateCatalog#Barcode
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 1: Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 6 (Pathétique) / Britten: Sinfonia da requiemTchaikovsky, Britten; BBC Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Davis, Mark WigglesworthCD5
BBC MM101
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 2: Symphony no. 9 in D minorAnton Bruckner; BBC Philharmonic, Bernhard KleeCD3
BBC MM102[none]
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 3: Carl Nielsen: Symphony no. 2 “The Four Temperaments”, op. 16 / Jean Sibelius: Symphony no. 5 in E flat, op. 82Nielsen, Sibelius; BBC Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Davis, Matthias BamertCD7
BBC MM103[none]
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 4: Music for ChristmasBrahms, Gombert, Mathias; BBC Singers, Simon Joly, Bo HoltenCD19
BBC MM104[none]
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 5: An Alpine Symphony, op. 64Richard Strauss; BBC Welsh Symphony Orchestra, Mariss JansonsCD22
BBC MM105[none]
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 6: French Favourites Including BoléroBerlioz, Chausson, Debussy, Dukas, Ravel, BBC Concert Orchestra, Barry Wordsworth, Maurice HassonCD6
BBC MM106[none]
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 7: Rachmaninov: The Isle of the Dead / Stravinsky: PetrushkaRachmaninov, Stravinsky; BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Jerzy MaksymiukCD16
BBC MM107[none]
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 8: Music for EasterPalestrina, Liszt; Taverner Consort and Choir & Andrew ParrottCD17
BBC MM108[none]
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 9: Symphony no. 5Mahler; BBC Welsh Symphony Orchestra, Tadaaki OtakaCD5
BBC MM109[none]
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 10: Haydn Operatic AriasJoseph HaydnCD16
BBC MM110[none]
Operatic AriasHaydn; Jessye Norman, Arleen Augér, Frederica von Stade, Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Benjamin Luxon, Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, Antal DorátiCD16
BBC MM110[none]
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 11: Elgar: Cello Concerto / Lloyd: Symphony no. 9Edward Elgar, George Lloyd; Colin Carr, BBC Philharmonic, Yan Pascal Tortelier, George LloydCD7
BBC MM111[none]
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 12: Horszowski plays Bach, Mozart, Szymanowski and ChopinBach, Mozart, Szymanowski, Chopin; HorszowskiCD17
BBC MM112[none]
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 1: Symphonie fantastiqueBerlioz; BBC Symphony Orchestra, Andrew DavisCD5
BBC MM113[none]
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 2: Duke Bluebeard’s CastleBartók; Gwynne Howell, Sally Burgess, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Mark ElderCD9
BBC MM114[none]
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 3: Swan Lake / The Nutcracker (extended suites)Tchaikovsky; The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Mark ErmlerCD20
BBC MM115[none]
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 4: Music for ChristmasThe Taverner Consort, Choir & Players, Andrew ParrottCD16
BBC MM116
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 5: Symphony No. 9 in C major "Great"Schubert; BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Takuo YuasaCD4
BBCMM117
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 6: Violin Sonatas in B flat K454, in G K379 & in A K526Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; György Pauk, Peter FranklCD9
BBCMM118
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 7: Piano Sonatas nos. 29, 32Ludwig van Beethoven; Edith VogelCD6
BBCMM119
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 8: Brahms: Liebeslieder Waltzes and Neue Liebeslieder / Spohr: Three Psalms, op. 85 / Meyerbeer: Psalm 91Brahms, Spohr, Meyerbeer; BBC Singers, Jane Glover, Simon JolyCD37
BBC MM120
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 9: Rimsky-Korsakov: The Golden Cockerel, Capriccio Espagnol / Mussorgsky: Pictures at an ExhibitionRimsky-Korsakov, Mussorgsky; BBC Philharmonic, Yan Pascal TortelierCD22
BBCMM121
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 10: Liederkreis, op. 39 / Twelve Poems, op. 35Schumann; Ian Partridge, Jennifer Partridge, Thomas Hemsley, Paul HamburgerCD24
BBCMM122
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 11: Live From The Proms: Walton: Symphony no. 1 / TakemitsuWalton, TakemitsuCD5
BBCMM123
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 12: Symphony no. 10Mahler; BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Mark WigglesworthCD5
BBC MM124[none]
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 1: BBC Singers - 70 YearsBBC SingersCD16
BBCMM125
BBC Singers: A 70th Anniversary CelebrationBach, Lassus, Mendelssohn, Delius, Ravel; BBC Singers, Simon Joly, Jane Glover, Bo HoltenCD16
BBC MM125[none]
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 2: Brahms: Clarinet Sonatas / Vaughan Williams: Six Studies / Milhaud: Duo ConcertantBrahms, Vaughan Williams, Milhaud; Jonathan CohlerCD14
BBCMM126
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 3: Symphony no. 2 in E minor, op. 27Rachmaninov; BBC Philharmonic, Edward DownesCD4
BBCMM127
BBC Music, Volume III, Number 4: Music for the Festive SeasonThe Vienna Boys ChoirCD22
BBCMM128[none]
Proms 1994Various Artists2×CD10 + 10
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 5: Dido and AeneasPurcell; Emily Van Evera, Janet Lax, Ben Parry, Taverner Choir and Players, Andrew ParrottCD43
BBC MM129
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 6: Symphonies nos. 2 & 4Tippett; BBC Symphony Orchestra, Michael TippettCD5
BBCMM130
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 7: Anne Evans sings Wagner at the 1994 PromsRichard Wagner;BBC National Orchestra of Wales & Tadaaki OtakaCD8
BBCMM131
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 8: CheryomushkiDmitri Shostakovich; Pimlico OperaCD29
BBCMM132[none]
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 9: String TriosBeethoven, Schubert; Beethoven String Trio of LondonCD9
BBCMM133
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 10: Imogen Cooper Plays Schumann & BrahmsRobert Schumann, Johannes Brahms; Imogen CooperCD22
BBCMM134
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 11: Stravinsky: Rite of Spring / Britten: Four Sea InterludesStravinsky, Britten, Walton, Mussorgsky, Lyadov; BBC National Orchestra of Wales, David AthertonCD9
BBCMM135
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 12: Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 "Eroica" / Schubert: Symphony No. 8 "Unfinished"Ludwig van Beethoven, Franz Schubert; BBC Philharmonic, Stephen Kovacevich, Günther HerbigCD6
BBCMM136
BBC Music Magazine, Volume 4, Number 1: Smetana: Vltava / Debussy: Ibéria / Delius: Norwegian SuiteSmetana, Debussy, DeliusCD8
BBCMM137
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 2: The Spanish Lady / Sketches from Symphony No. 3Sir Edward ElgarCD22
BBCMM138
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 3: Sibelius: Symphony no. 2 / Walton: Symphony no. 2Sibelius, Walton; BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Jerzy Maksymiuk, Martyn BrabbinsCD7
BBCMM139, BBC MM39[none]
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 4: Music for ChristmasVarious ArtistsCD25
BBCMM140
BBC Music: The Bartered Bride (highlights)Bedřich Smetana; Gabriela Beňačková, Miroslav Kopp, Peter Dvorský, Richard Novák, Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Czech Philharmonic Chorus, Zdeněk KošlerCD15
BBC OPF95
Partita for Orchestra / Suite from Enchanted April / Four Jazz SongsRichard Rodney Bennett; Britten Sinfonia, Nicholas Cleobury, Neil Richardson, Richard Rodney BennettCD8
BBC RRB1
BBC Music: The ConcertoArcangelo Corelli, Antonio Vivaldi, Johann Sebastian Bach, Ludwig van BeethovenCD16
BBC WN95D[none]
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 5: Beethoven: Piano Trio op. 97 (Archduke) / Dvořák: Piano Trio op. 90 (Dumky)Beethoven, Dvořák; György Pauk, Ralph Kirshbaum, Peter FranklCD10
BBCMM141[none]
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 6: Mozart: Symphony No. 34, Six German Dances / Witt: Symphony in C 'Jena'Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Friedrich Witt; London Mozart Players, Matthias BamertCD13
BBCMM142[none]
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 7: Janet Baker & Raymond Leppard: A Recital From the Aldeburgh Festival, 1971Schubert, Monteverdi, Purcell, Handel, Fauré, Gounod; Janet Baker, Raymond LeppardCD20
BBCMM43[none]
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 8: Motets BWV 225 – 230Johann Sebastian Bach; BBC Singers, Stephen CleoburyCD6
BBCMM44
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 9: Clara Schumann, etc.Clara Schumann, Fanny Mendelssohn, Louise Farrenc, Marie Grandval; Ambache Chamber Orchestra & Ensemble, Diana AmbacheCD11
BBCMM45[none]
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 10: BBC Young Musicians Past FinalistsMozart, Bellini, Weber, F. Strauss; BBC Philharmonic, Adrian LeaperCD8
BBCMM46
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 11: The Epic of GilgameshBohuslav Martinů; BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus, Jiří BělohlávekCD13
BBCMM47
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 12: Piano TriosBeethoven, Fauré, Brahms; Gould Piano TrioCD11
BBCMM48[none]
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 1: The PlanetsGustav Holst; BBC Philharmonic, Yan Pascal TortelierCD7
BBCMM49
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 2: October Revolution: Shostakovich: Symphony no. 2 / Prokofiev: CantataShostakovich, Prokofiev; BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus, Mark ElderCD11
BBC MM50[none]
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 3: La CalistoCavalli; Jane Glover, Glimmerglass OperaCD29
BBCMM51[none]
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 4: Christmas Oratorio, Part 1 / MagnificatJohann Sebastian Bach; The Choir of New College, Oxford, Orchestra of The King's Consort, Edward HigginbottomCD25
BBCMM52
BBC Music: Ballet – Delibes: Coppélia & Sylvia; Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty & The NutcrackerLéo Delibes, Пётр Ильич Чайковский, Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Philharmonia Orchestra, National Philharmonic Orchestra & Richard BonyngeCD19
BBC BA1[none]
BBC Music: Early MusicVarious ArtistsCD25
BBC EM2[none]
BBC Music, Volume IV, Number 9: Clara Schumann: Konzertsatz in F minor / Fanny Mendelssohn: Piano Trio in D minor, op. 11 / Louise Farrenc: Clarinet Trio in E‐flat, op. 44 / Marie Grandval: Deux pièces (slim jewel case, "premiere recordings")Clara Schumann, Fanny Mendelssohn, Louise Farrenc, Marie Grandval; Ambache Chamber Orchestra & Ensemble, Diana AmbacheCD11
  • -1996
BBC MM45[none]
BBC Music: Sacred Choral MusicGuillaume Dufay, Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, Orlande de Lassus, Carlo Gesualdo, Heinrich SchützCD16
SC 96[none]
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 5: Music for Cello and PianoGrieg, Schumann, Chopin; David Finckel, Wu HanCD8
BBCMM53
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 6: Renaissance Love SongsMachaut, Josquin, de Rore, Dowland, Loyset Compère, Hayne van Ghizeghem, Francesco da Milano, Sermisy, Narváez, Flecha, Festa, Nicolo Patavino; Catherine Bott, VirelaiCD24
BBCMM54[none]
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 7: String Quartet D804 & D810Franz Schubert; Endellion String QuartetCD8
BBCMM55
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 8: Symphony No. 4 / ZigeunerliederJohannes BrahmsCD15
BBCMM56
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 9: Works for PianoChopin, Liszt; Tamás VásáryCD11
BBCMM57[none]
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 10: Alfred [excerpts]Thomas Arne; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Nicholas KraemerCD13
BBCMM58
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 11: Live at the Proms: Symphony no. 5 from the 1996 Proms / Symphony no. 7Beethoven; BBC Scottish SO, Osmo VänskäCD8
BBC MM59[none]
Proms 1997Various Artists2×CD8 + 8
  • GB1997-08-16
PR 97[none]
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 12: Symphony no. 7 / The Water Goblin / Slavonic Dance op. 72 no. 1Dvořák; BBC Philharmonic, Vassily SinaiskyCD6
BBCMM60
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 1: Yehudi MenuhinBrahms, Bach; Yehudi MenuhinCD7
BBCMM61
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 2: Wind SerenadeWolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Wind Soloists of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Anthony HalsteadCD7
BBCMM62[none]
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 3: The Very Best of the BBC: Celebrating the BBC Orchestras and BBC SingersVarious ArtistsCD6
BBCMM63[none]
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 4: Messiah, Part 1Handel; Harry ChristophersCD19
BBCMM64
Baroque MusicVarious ArtistsCD27
BBC BQ1
Verdi & Puccini: Scenes & AriasVerdi, Puccini; Plácido Domingo, Leontyne Price, Carlo Bergonzi, Margaret Price, Anna Moffo, Richard Tucker, Montserrat Caballé, Ben Heppner, Ruggero RaimondiCD21
  • -1997
BBC IT OP
BBC Jazz: Classic Cuts From 80 Years of JazzVarious ArtistsCD15
BBC JA1
BBC Music, Vol. V, No. 7: Quartets “Death and the Maiden” / “Rosamunde”Franz Schubert; Endellion String QuartetCD8
BBC MM55[none]
BBC Music, Piano Special Issue: The PianoBeethoven, Schubert, Chopin & Robert Schumann/Sviatoslav RichterCD18
BBC PN1
PromsVarious ArtistsCD12
BBMAG0055034968000050
Choral GreatsVarious ArtistsCD13
5034968000043
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 5: Messiah, Parts 2 & 3Handel; Harry ChristophersCD29
BBCMM65[none]
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 6: Modern ClassicsStravinsky, Barber, Tan Dun, Philip Glass, Carl Nielsen, John Tavener, Witold LutosławskiEnhanced CD11
BBC MM66[none]
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 7: Top of the WorldLondon Symphony Orchestra, Daniel HardingCD15
BBCMM67[none]
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 8: The Grand TraditionCaruso, Lanza, Caballé, DomingoEnhanced CD16
BBCMM68[none]
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 9: Mendelssohn: Scottish Symphony / Beethoven: Symphony no. 1Beethoven, Mendelssohn; BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Osmo VänskäCD8
BBCMM69
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 10: Masses and MotetsWilliam Byrd, Thomas Tallis; BBC Singers, Bo HoltenCD15
BBCMM70
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 11: Fantasias and FuguesBach, Liszt, Brahms; Wayne MarshallCD10
BBCMM71
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 12: Last Night of the Proms (1961)Various ArtistsEnhanced CD23
BBCMM72[none]
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 1: André Previn Conducts the LSORavel, Strauss; London Symphony Orchestra, André PrevinEnhanced CD19
  • -1998-09
BBC MM73[none]
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 2: The Prodigal SonBritten; City of Birmingham Touring Opera, Birmingham Contemporary Music GroupEnhanced CD21
BBC MM74[none]
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 3: String Quintet, D956Franz Schubert; Vellinger Quartet, Bernard GreenhouseCD4
BBCMM75
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 4: Music for ChristmasBBC SingersCD16
BBCMM76[none]
Toscanini Conducts Beethoven: Eroica, Egmont, Leonore No. 3Arturo ToscaniniCD6
BBC CON 1[none]
BBC Music: Masterpieces of Impressionism: La mer & ImagesDebussy; Alexander Rahbari, BRT Philharmonic Orchestra, BrusselsCD6
BBC FR 1[none]
BBC Music, MOZART: Overtures, scenes & arias from the da Ponte operasWolfgang Amadeus Mozart; English Baroque Soloists & Sir John Eliot GardinerCD19
  • -1998
BBC MOZ 1
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 5: Requiem / Siegfried IdyllFaure / Wagner; Amanda Roocroft, David Wilson‐Johnson, Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, David AthertonCD8
BBCMM77
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 6: A Mozart ConcertMozart; London Mozart Players, Harry Blech, Jane Glover, Matthias Blamert, Clifford Curzon, Felicity LottEnhanced CD9
BBC MM78
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 7: Symphony No.5 / The VoyevodaTchaikovsky; BBC Philharmonic, Yan Pascal Tortelier, Tadaaki OtakaCD5
BBCMM79