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FH 0032

BAKER, Fred Thelonious: Life Suite
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First Hand Records
FHR release classical, world and jazz recordings of the finest quality. Whether it’s a refreshing new recording or a hidden gem from the past, the label features artists who are at the forefront of their musical field. Although a relatively new company, FHR has quickly established itself as a leading independent record label. Its success is a product of high aesthetic value from an experienced, enthusiastic and dedicated team.



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FH 0011
Cello Recital
De Saram, Rohan - BACH, J.S. / BACH, C.P.E. / LOCATELLI, P.A. / HINDEMITH, P. / SILVA, P. de (Harmonic Labyrinth)

“…his masterful performance of the Hindemith Sonata for solo cello immediately impresses by its freshnes...

FH 0013
Saxophone Recital
McChrystal, Gerard - HANDEL, G.F. / NYMAN, M. / MCGLYNN, M. / VILLA-LOBOS, H. / GLASS, P. / SCOTT, A. / BOZZA, E. (Aria)

“...a delightful collection of lyrical and melodious compositions… McChrystal’s mastery as a saxop...

FH 0014
PFITZNER, H.
Cello Concerto in G major / MAYER, J.
Prabhanda / 6 Ragamalas (De Saram, Gregor, Mayer, Netherlands Radio Symphony)

"Rohan de Saram is on inspired form throughout, especially during the freer, quasi-improvised sections of the Ra...

FH 0018
GARLAND, Judy
Amsterdam Concert (The) (1960)

"Garland is in fabulous voice here… the singer’s amazing ability to welcome any audience into her w...

FH 0019
Piano Recital
Cherkassky, Shura - MOZART, W.A. / LISZT, F. / GRIEG, E. / SCRIABIN, A. (Shura Cherkassky in Concert, 1971)

 “Any collectors wanting to discover why he was such an admired pianist need look no further: I’ve n...

FH 0020
IRAKERE
Irakere - Live at Ronnie Scott's Birmingham

“Chucho’s piano is excellent in the opening Pare cochero and the percussion is exciting. Leo Vera sings w...

FH 0002
TEAK PROJECT, THE
Teak Project (The)

      ****

The Guardian 

FH 0006
LONDON PHILHARMONIC
1956 Nixa-Westminster Stereo Recordings, Vol. 1

 “This fascinating and rewarding set from First Hand Records has given enormous pleasure, not least due to...