RECORDINGS WITH THE LSO (Incomplete)

Malcolm, George (harpsichord, conductor)

Recordings with The London Symphony Orchestra 1953 - 1964

From the LSO Discography (Incomplete)

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Pr: Kurt List
15-19&21-24 Sep 1953
Walthamstow Assembly Hall

Margaret Ritchie (soprano), Constance Shacklock (contralto), William Herbert (tenor), Richard Standen (bass), 
London Philharmonic Choir (Frederic Jackson), George Eskdale (trumpet), George Malcolm (harpsichord), Hermann Scherchen 
(Led by Thomas Matthews)

HANDEL Messiah HWV56

LP: CD:

(Mar54) Westminster 3LP set WAL308; (Apr54) Nixa NLP907, (Oct56) Westminster XWN3306 = XWN18301-3,
(Dec62) Bach Guild 3LP set 631. (Apr89) Nixa 3CD set NIXCD1003, (Feb04) Archipel 3CD set ARPCD0255.

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Pr: Michael Bremner
[a] 17 Mar & [bcd] 18 May 1961
Eng: Kenneth Wilkinson, Kingsway Hall

L’OISEAU-LYRE

[a] Jennifer Vyvyan (soprano), Helen Watts (contralto), Peter Pears (tenor), Owen Brannigan (bass-baritone);
“London Symphony Chorus” (John McCarthy), George Malcolm

BRITTEN

(a) Cantata Academica Op.62
(b) Hymn to St.Cecilia Op.27
(c) A Hymn to the Virgin
(d) Gloriana Op.53: Choral dances

[bcd] are unaccompanied choral works. The “London Symphony Chorus”, here making its recorded debut, was John McCarthy’s professional choir, which was usually billed as the Ambrosian Singers. The LSO’s own amateur chorus was not formed until 1966.

LP: [a-d] (Oct61) OL50206 = SOL60037
[a]  (Jun74) Decca SXL6640
[b]  (Oct77) Argo ZK19
[a] (May83) Argo ZRG947

CD: [ab] (Aug89) London 425 153.2LM,
[ab] (Jly93) [a] (May01) [ab] (Sep05)
London 436 396.2LM, Decca 2CD set 468 811.2, Decca 475 6040DC10.

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Pr: James Walker
15,16 May, 10,11&25 Aug 1961
Eng: Kenneth Wilkinson, Kingsway Hall

DECCA

Joan Sutherland (soprano), Grace Bumbry (contralto), Kenneth McKellar (tenor), David Ward (bass),
“London Symphony Chorus” (John McCarthy), Ralph Downes (organ), George Malcolm (harpsichord), Adrian Boult

HANDEL Messiah HWV56

LP: (Nov61) MET218-20 = SET218-20; (Dec61) A4357 = OSA1329, (Oct78) D104D3.
CD: (Sep91) 433003.2DM3.

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Pr: Ray Minshull
20,21,23,26-28,30 Mar, 3&6 Apr 1962
Eng: Kenneth Wilkinson, Walthamstow Assembly Hall

DECCA

HANDEL - ALCINA - HWV34

Joan Sutherland (soprano) Teresa Berganza (Mezzo) Graziella Sciutti (Soprano) Monica Sinclair (Contralto) Luigi Alva (Tenor) Mirella Freni (Soprano) Ezio Flagello (bass) - Kenneth Heath (cello), George Malcolm (harpsichord), chorus, Richard Bonynge

LP: (Sep62) MET232-34 = SET232-34; (Nov62) A4361 = OSA1361, (Nov66) GOM509-11 = GOS509-11.

CD: (Dec92) 433 723.2DMO3.

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Pr: Andrew Raeburn
3-4 Mar 1964
Eng: Kenneth Wilkinson & James Lock, Kingsway Hall

DECCA

Rosemarie Voges (contralto), George Malcolm

BACH-GOUNOD Ave Maria
HANDEL Rodelinda HWV19 : Art thou troubled?
GLUCK Orfeo ed Euridice : What is life
SCHUBERT Ave Maria D839
MENDELSSOHN Elijah Op.70 : O rest in the Lord
(Unpublished)

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