Istonic: Commissions for Clarinet by Burrell, Watkins, Boden & Jenkins - Robert Plane, Gould Piano Trio, BBC Philharmonic & Geoffrey Paterson

Isotonic: Commissions for Clarinet by Burrell, Watkins, Boden & Jenkins

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Total playing time [73:50]

Robert Plane (clarinet)
Gould Piano Trio
Lucy Gould (violin)
Richard Lester (cello)
Benjamin Frith (piano)
BBC Philharmonic
Geoffrey Paterson (conductor)

Throughout his career, clarinettist Robert Plane has given the premiere performances of a number of works written especially for him, and is renowned as a champion of contemporary music.

This album celebrates the results of the intense and very personal collaborations between Plane and the composers Diana Burrell, Huw Watkins, Mark David Boden and Sarah Frances Jenkins. Plane is joined by pianist Benjamin Frith, the Gould Piano Trio and the BBC Philharmonic under the direction of conductor Geoffrey Paterson.

 Album Booklet (PDF)


Mark David Boden (b.1986)
Clarinet Concerto (2017)
1. Adrenaline – With energy
2. Isotonic – Agitated
3. Threshold – Very slow, very delicately
4. Hypertension – With energy

Huw Watkins (b.1976)
Four Fables for clarinet and piano trio (2018)
5. Lento
6. Allegro
7. Lento
8. Lento

Diana Burrell (b.1948)
9. Clarinet Concerto (1996)

Sarah Frances Jenkins (b.1998)
10. Shivelight (2020)


© 2023 Resonus Limited
Ⓟ 2023 BBC / Resonus Limited
Catalogue No. RES10319
Producer, engineer & editor: Adam Binks
Orchestra engineer: Stephen Rinker
EAN: 5060262793565
Cover image: Project Rain by Hendrik Wieduwilt
Release date: 21 July 2023