|md 3172 (2 CD for the price of 1)|
This 2 CD set is exactly what the title implies - a cornucopia* of horn music: from the familiar sonatas of Beethoven and Hindemith and the Saint-Saëns Romance to new and wondefully fresh pieces by several composesf, including those from Australia whose work deserves much wider recognition, such as George Dreyfus , Larry Sitsky and Helen Gifford. A bargain set at the price of one CD.
|playing time: disc A 49.39 disc B 59.20 108.59
direct sale price: $18.99
audio sample: Unmeasured Prelude no. 22
|“On this two disc set ... all is perfection and there is no doubt that Richard Runnels ... is among the elite of his craft. As a compendium of horn playing ... at its very best, these CDs are valuable.” - Soundscapes|
|“It is a terrific set, especially for those new to collecting recorded horn repertoire, for this is a great 'one-stop-shopping' source of the mainstays.” - The Horn Call|