Sarah Beth Briggs – The Austrian Connection [Avie]

Sarah Beth Briggs – The Austrian Connection [Avie]

Meet Sarah Beth Briggs, born 1972 in Newcastle upon Tyne, and a young pupil of Denis Matthews (who died in 1988). She is no stranger to awards or the recording studio, and I hope this first time for me to listen to her musicianship won’t be the last. The opening...
Rob Keeley Orchestral Music [Toccata Classics]

Rob Keeley Orchestral Music [Toccata Classics]

Rob Keeley, a Welshman born in 1960 and “immersed in London musical life since boyhood”, has a sophisticated composing technique that he uses to create engaging music. This Toccata Classics release of first recordings proves to be an ideal introduction to Keeley’s...