Hertfordshire Wind Sinfonia (PFNSCD002) £10
1-4. Symphony No.1, Prometheus (2012/2013, rev.2014) Daniel Basford (b. 1983)
5. Touching Eurydice (2004) Raymond Head (b.1948)
6. Foundry (2001) John Mackey (b.1973)
Hertfordshire Wind Sinfonia
Conductor Mark Eager
Recorded by Phil Hardman and Steve Plews at Watford School of Music on 16th / 17th April 2014.
Produced by Phil Hardman and Mark Eager.
Edited and Mastered by Phil Hardman.
Executive Producer : Steve Plews
Sleeve Design : Steve Plews
For more details please see the CD booklet.
Mark Eager has been at the forefront of British music making for thirty years, working with most of the UK’s finest orchestras. He was Principal trombone with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales for fourteen of those, where as a soloist he performed the world premieres of concerti by Françaix, Pickard and Hoddinott on BBC Radio 3; the latter two commissioned for him. Mark has been Conductor of Hertfordshire Wind Sinfonia since 2005, where he aims to broaden both the students’ and the audience’s knowledge of the serious wind repertoire through the programming and commissioning of challenging, exciting works.