John Eccles: Semele

John Eccles: Semele

Academy of Ancient Music, dir. Julian Perkins
Cambridge Handel Opera Company
Anna Dennis, soprano
Richard Burkhard, baritone
Helen Charlston, mezzo-soprano
William Wallace, tenor
Aoife Miskelly, soprano
Heloise Bernard, soprano
Graeme Broadbent, bass
Jonathan Brown, baritone
Rory Carver, tenor
Christopher Foster, bass
Bethany Horak-Hallett, mezzo-soprano
Jolyon Loy, baritone
James Rhoads, tenor

Executive Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Dave Rowell
Editing, mixing & mastering: Dave Rowell

“The Academy of Ancient Music’s new recording of John Eccles’ Semele is...

Dussek: Messe Solemnelle

Jan Ladislav Dussek: Messe Solemnelle

Academy of Ancient Music, dir. Richard Egarr
Choir of the Academy of Ancient Music
Stefanie True, soprano
Helen Charlston, mezzo-soprano
Gwilym Bowen, tenor
Morgan Pearse, baritone

Executive Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Andrew Mellor
Editor: Dave Rowell
Mixing: Andrew Mellor

Recordings of the Year, Finalist, Presto Music
Editor’s Choice, Presto Music
Records of the Year, The Times

“Dussek himself could scarcely have hoped for a performance as fine as this one, with the Academy on top form, a well-drilled choir...

Immortal Beloved

Chen Reiss, Academy of Ancient Music / Richard Egarr

Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Andrew Mellor
Editor: Dave Rowell

Album of the Week, The Sunday Times
Disc of the Month, Opera Magazine

Mahler 8

Philadelphia Orchestra / Yannick Nézat-Séguin; Angela Meade, Erin Wall, Lisette Oropesa, Elizabeth Bishop, Mihoko Fujimura, Anthony Dean Griffey, Markus Werba, John Relyea

Contemporary Concertos

Hans Abrahamsen: Left, Alone
Alexandre Tharaud, Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Andrew Mellor
assistants: Brett Cox, Claire Hay
Editor: Claire Hay

Carducci String Quartet: Dvorak & Beethoven

Carducci String Quartet
Dvorak, American Quartet
Beethoven String Quartet

Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Balance Engineer: Alexander Van Ingen
Technical Engineer: Chris Kalcov
Editor: Dave Rowell
Mix & Master: Alexander Van Ingen

Lucie Horsch – Baroque Journey

Lucie Horsch, Thomas Dunford, Charlotte Barbour-Condini, Academy of Ancient Music / Bojan Cicic

Executive Producer: Dominic Fyfe
Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Philip Siney
Editor: Dave Rowell

Opus Klassiek Awards 2019, Winner, concerto

For The Fallen

Pegasus Chamber Choir / Matthew Altman

Producer: Alastair Dixon
Engineer: Alexander Van Ingen
Editor: Alastair Dixon

Katya Apekisheva: Impromptus

Katya Apekisheva, piano

Executive Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Producer & Engineer: Alexander Van Ingen
Editor: Dave Rowell

“Apekisheva’s great strengths are her mercurial touch and her ability to create unique soundworlds… a wistful delicacy which Apekisheva renders with winning grace.” 5* performance, 5* recording, BBC Music Magazine

This is a marvellously engineered disc, capturing Apekisheva’s beautifully nuanced tone and playing… A fascinating and  engrossing album.” Classical Music Magazine

“Apekisheva is responsive to the unscripted and spontaneous nature of the genre, while maintaining seamless phrasing and flawless tonal control.” Gramophone Magazine

“I think it’s clever… these are all mini-masterpieces, some...

Havergal Brian: The Vision of Cleopatra

The Vision of Cleopatra (orch. Pickard)
Two Choral Pieces (a.k.a. Herrick Songs)
Fantastic Variations on an Old Rhyme
Overture: For Valour

English National Opera (ENO) / Martyn Brabbins
ENO Chorus
Claudia Huckle, contralto (Cleopatra)
Peter Auty, tenor (Anthony)
Claudia Boyle, soprano (Iris)
Angharad Lyddon, mezzo-soprano (Charmion)

Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Mike Dutton
Editor: Jennifer Howells

“Soprano Claudia Boyle is especially successful in this respect, singing her angular part with confidence and conviction… success of this performance is that it embraces this operatic style with orchestra and singers being encouraged by...

Entangled States

Mary Dullea, piano & realisation
Eric Craven, composer

Producer & Engineer: Alexander Van Ingen
Editors: Claire Hay & Alexander Van Ingen
Mixing & Mastering: Alexander Van Ingen

The Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra Collection

Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Andrew Mellor
Assisted by: Brett Cox, Claire Hay
Editing: Claire Hay, Andrew Mellor
Mixing: Andrew Mellor
Additional Post-Production: Dave Rowell, William Brown

a dazzling celebration of both the 100-year-old Rotterdam Philharmonic and one of the most gifted conductors currently performing.” Gramophone

145 Years, Holland-America Line: Theme

Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, Yannick Nézat-Séguin

Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Andrew Mellor
Assisted by: Brett Cox
Editing: Alexander Van Ingen
Mixing: Andrew Mellor

Michael Collins: Crusell

Michael Collins, clarinet & director
Swedish Chamber Orchestra

Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Torbjorn Samuelsson
Editor: Johnathan Cooper

1948: Russian Cello Works

Laura van der Heijden, cello
Petr Limonov, piano

Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Alexander Van Ingen
Editors: Claire Hay & Alexander Van Ingen
Mixing & Mastering: Alexander Van Ingen
Additional Mastering: William Brown

John McCabe: Silver Nocturnes

Sacconi Quartet
Roderick Williams, baritone
David Platt, horn
John McCabe, piano

some tracks:
Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Alexander Van Ingen
Editing & Mastering: Alexander Van Ingen

Nina Kotova: Tchaikovksy

Nina Kotova, cello
Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra, cond. Vladimir Fedoseyev

Producers: Alexander Van Ingen & Chris Craker
Engineer:
Editor: Alexander Van Ingen

Bartok: String Quartets

The Heath Quartet
Oliver Heath, Cerys Jones, Gary Pomeroy, Chris Murray

Producer & Balance Engineer: Alexander Van Ingen
Technical Engineer: Chris Kalcov
Editing: Dave Rowell & Alexander Van Ingen
Mixing & Mastering: Alexander Van Ingen & Will Brown

Recording of the Year, 2017, Limelight Magazine
Chamber Recording of the Year, 2017, Limelight Magazine

“The Heath Quartet play each with an electrifying intensity, maintaining an irresistible impetus and negotiating abrupt character changes with aplomb.” Sunday Times
“Convincing and impressive… performances deserve to be considered alongside the best… the totality of the set is undeniably convincing.” Guardian
…a...

Kevin Raftery: Chamber Music

Heath Quartet
Berkley Ensemble
Animare Ensemble

Produceer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Alexander Van Ingen
Editor: Dave Rowell

…The playing is excellent in every detail: the sound quality is ideal.” MusicWeb International
… a most worthwhile disc of fine, well-made chamber music… Nicely clear, warm sound…” Gramophone

Jubilate

St. Paul’s Cathedral Choir, The Cathedral Choristers of Great Britain, Aled Jones
Andrew Carwood, director
Simon Johnson, organ

Executive Producers: Alexander Van Ingen & Barry Holden
Produced by Alexander Van Ingen & Adrian Peacock
Engineered by David Hinitt
Edited by Dave Rowell & David Hinitt

Concertos of Josef Guretzky

The Harmonious Society of Tickle-Fiddle Gentlemen

Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Balance Engineer: Alexander Van Ingen
Technical Engineer: Will Brown
Editor: Will Brown
Mixing & Mastering: Will Brown

Forbes – Top Ten CDs of the Year, 2017

…well worth exploring… These performances of his concertos are every bit as frisky and fun as the music itself.” BBC Music Magazine

Heath Quartet: Tchaikovsky

Heath Quartet

Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Balance Engineer: Alexander Van Ingen
Technical Engineer: Dave Rowell
Editors: Dave Rowell, Claire Hay
Mixing & Mastering: Alexander Van Ingen

The playing on this CD is superlative… Each player can match each other in sound and playing technique… The recording quality is absolutely superb.” Audiophilia

… clean, assured performances… The Heath’s sound is bright and assured… an exuberant close.” Gramophone

…intonation, teamwork and solos are all first-rate…” BBC Music Magazine

Alexandra Dariescu: Tchaikovsky

Alexandra Dariescu, piano
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO), Darrell Ang

Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Mike Hatch
Assistant: Chris Kalcov
Editor: Dave Rowell

A most rewarding account… fresh, invigorating performance… a splendid release.” MusicWeb International
consummately musical account… [Dariescu’s] rounded musicianship and maturity of temperament… fastidious attention to the score… plenty of power and agility… above all, she knows how to shape lines… a more than impressive calling card for an artist who looks set for a fine career.” Gramophone
…the poetry and detail of Dariescu’s performance, the delicacy yet also the robust sensibility… I enjoyed this...

Complete Shostakovich String Quartets: Brodsky Quartet

Brodsky Quartet

Complete Shostakovich String Quartets

Executive Producer: Ralph Couzens
Producer: Alexander Van Ingen, with Dave Rowell
Balance Engineer: Alexander Van Ingen
Technical Engineer: Dave Rowell
Assisted by Chris Kalcov
Editors: Dave Rowell, Raphael Mouterde
Mixing: Alexander Van Ingen
Mastering: Dave Rowell

Finalist, Chamber Music award, Edison Klassiek 2017

… the performances as a whole achieve a rare degree of intensity… Perhaps the most impressive aspect of these recordings lies in the huge range of dynamics and timbres that are employed…” BBC Music Magazine, 5*

…may well be the Brodsky Quartet’s crowning recorded achievement....

Charles Owen: Bach Partitas

Charles Owen, piano

Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Dave Rowell
Editor: Dave Rowell

Technical polish, intelligent musicianship, well-reasoned tempi, and scrupulously executed ornaments… with a rounded and focused sonority…” Gramophone

Lucie Horsch – Vivaldi

Lucie Horsch, recorders
Amsterdam Vivaldi Players (leader, Candida Thompson)

Executive Producer: Dominic Fyfe
Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Philip Siney
Assisted by: Ian Watson
Editors: Claire Hay, Alexander Van Ingen
Mixed & Mastered by: Philip Siney

Winner: Debut Album of the Year; Edison Klassiek awards, 2017
…innate musicality and a lovely singing tone.” AllMusic.com
… fearsome virtuosity and superb technique… Cum Dederit [is] profoundly evocative… this is a disc to buy…” BBC Music Magazine
…seventeen-year-old Horsch proves a lively and mature performance… Vivaldi’s most charming yet technically demanding concerti.” CD of...

Colour Me Classical

Colour / Color Me Classical
Decca (compilation)

Teddy Mac – The Songaminute Man

Ted McDermott
Guy Barker Big Band, dir. Guy Barker

Executive Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Produced by: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered by: Steve Price, Angel Studios
Edited by: Jack Sugden
Mixed by: Andrew Dudman, Abbey Road Studios
Mastered by: Alex Wharton, Abbey Road Studios

 

Valentina Lisitsa – Love Story

Valentina Lisitsa, piano
BBC Concert Orchestra / Gavin Sutherland
BBC Concert Orchestra / Christopher Warren-Green

Executive Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Philip Siney
Editor: Dave Rowell
Mixing & Mastering: Philip Siney

…one of the most captivating releases of the year.” David Mellor, Daily Mail, 5*
[Lisitsa] oozes charisma, and will sweep you away… enticing rarities… gloriously escapist album…” ClassicFM, Critic’s Choice
…some of film’s most beautiful music for this instrumental combination… [Lisitsa’s] performance of these screen works is superb… Pure delight.” Wholenote Magazine

Ksenija Sidorova: Carmen

Ksenija Sidorova, accordion
Nuevo Mundo
Itamar Doari · Reentko Dirks
Michael Abramovich
Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra / Sascha Goetzel

Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Andrew Mellor & others
Editor: Dave Rowell
Mixing: Bob Sadin

Stanford Piano Works

Benjamin Frith, piano
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Andrew Gourlay

Executive Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Producers: Alexander Van Ingen (concerto) & Andrew Mellor (solo)
Engineer: Andrew Mellor
Editor: Claire Hay
Mixed & Mastered: Andrew Mellor

[Frith] brings out the abundant invention of the concerto in the clarity and nuance of his touch and phrasing…  moving and beautifully shaped… This is a fine recording in generous sound.” Gramophone Magazine

…superbly committed performances from Benjamin Frith certainly deserves to win converts… compelling and utterly persuasive performances mixing a towering musical intellect with beautifully tailored technique.” MusicWeb International

Benjamin Frith providing such...

Ola Gjeilo

Ola Gjeilo: Voices – Strings – Piano

Tenebrae, dir. Nigel Short
VOCES8, dir. Barnaby Smith
Chamber Orchestra of London, led by Thomas Gould
Ola Gjeilo, piano
Matthew Sharp, cello
Kristian Kvalvaag, guitar

Executive Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Dave Hinitt
Editing: Dave Rowell
Mixing & Mastering: Dave Hinitt

…The performances by the top-notch choirs Tenebrae and Voces8 are superb….” AllMusic.com

Radiant vocal textures… enhanced by transcendental instrumental additions… It’s well worth discovering.” ClassicFM, Album of the Week

Introit: Music of Gerald Finzi

Amy Dickson, saxophones
Thomas Gould, violin
Tom Poster, piano
Aurora Orchestra, Nicolas Collon

Executive Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered by Andrew Mellor
Assisted by Claire Hay, Robin Hawkins
Edited by Dave Rowell

..an enticing package… there’s a lot here to enjoy…Collon and the Aurora Orchestra play this music with genuine freshness…The arrangements are tasteful, the soloists eloquent.” Gramophone Magazine
…Aurora Orchestra’s performance of the authentic instrumental pieces are excellent…” The Guardian
…played with deep-seated English nostalgia by the Aurora Orchestra…” the FT
Nicholas Collon and the...

Only A Singing Bird

National Youth Choir of Scotland, dir. Christopher Bell
Karen Cargill, mezzo-soprano
Philip Moore, piano

Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Mike Hatch
Editor: Dave Rowell

Christmas with St. Paul’s Cathedral Choir

St. Paul’s Cathedral Choir
Director: Andrew Carwood
Organ: Simon Johnson

Executive Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Balance Engineer: Martin Haskell
Technical Engineer: Iestyn Rees
Editor: Dave Rowell

Christmas with St. Paul’s Cathedral Choir [INTL]

St. Paul’s Cathedral Choir
Director: Andrew Carwood
Organ: Simon Johnson

Executive Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Balance Engineer: Martin Haskell
Technical Engineer: Iestyn Rees
Editor: Dave Rowell

Carducci Quartet – Philip Glass

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Assisted by Dave Rowell
Edited by Dave Rowell
Mixed & Mastered by Alexander Van Ingen

Song of Songs

Trio Mediaeval, Garth Knox (viola), Agnes Vesterman (cello), Cliona Doris (harp)

Works by David Lang, Betty Olivero, Luciano Berio

Louth Contemporary Music Society

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited by Claire Hay
Mixed & Mastered by Alexander Van Ingen

the recording’s masterful engineering captures the full range of textures” WQXR

…wonderfully intimate work of subtle sensuality… The premieres are separated by a performance of Luciano Berio’s “Naturale”, an absorbing alliance of viola, percussion and taped Sicilian folk singer.” the Independent, 4*

“[Trio Mediaeval] expert purity… bewitching and incantatory… [Berio Naturale] wild and ululating… [The CD] Hear it and...

Dvorak: Complete Symphonies

Dvorak: Complete Symphonies
Legends, Slavonic Dances

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, cond. Jose Serebrier

some works:
Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineers: Mike Hatch & Kike Cox
Editor: Dave Rowell

Edward German – Violin Works

Andrew Long, violin
Ian Buckle, piano

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen with Dave Rowell
Edited by Dave Rowell

42nd ABN Amro World Tennis Tournament

Main Theme, Power Theme

Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered by Andrew Mellor
Assisted by Brett Cox
Edited by Alexander Van Ingen
Mixed by Andrew Mellor

Voces 8: LUX

Voces 8, with Christian Forshaw (saxophone), Matthew Sharp (cello) & Eleanor Turner (harp)

Executive Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Producers: Adrian Peacock, Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Dave Hinitt
Editors: Dave Rowell, Will Brown
Mix & Master: Dave Hinitt

“Hauntingly beautiful arrangements from a superior vocal ensemble.” ClassicFM, Album of the Week

“… you won’t find many [albums] at the moment that are more beautiful and gracefully put together than this… A stunning disc of a cappella choral music.” The Buffalo News

Brodsky Quartet: Panufnik

Andrzej Panufnik & Roxanna Panufnik
Chamber works for Strings

Brodsky Quartet with Robert Smissen (viola) & Richard May (cello)

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited by Matthew Bennett
Mixed & Mastered by Alexander Van Ingen

“This fine disc … superbly performed here by the Brodsky… performance does it full justice, balancing to perfection…” [Gramophone]

Voces 8: Nightscapes

Voces 8, Christian Forshaw (saxophone), Matthew Sharp (cello), Lavinia Meijer (harp)

Executive Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Produced by Alexander Van Ingen & Nick Parker
Engineered by Andrew Mellor
Edited by Alexander Van Ingen & Andrew Mellor
Mixed by Andrew Mellor
Mastered by Alexander Van Ingen

Eric Craven: Piano Sonatas 7, 8, 9

Mary Dullea, piano

Producer & Engineer: Alexander Van Ingen
Mixing & Mastering: Alexander Van Ingen

 

Nicola Benedetti: Homecoming, A Scottish Fantasy

Nicola Benedetti (violin), BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra (BBCSSO) / Rory MacDonald
Folk musicians: Julie Fowlis, Phil Cunningham, Aly Bain, Duncan Chisholm, Eamon Doorley, Tony Byrne, James Mackintosh, Ewan Vernal

Executive Producer: Alexander Van Ingen

Produced by Andrew Walton, Alexander Van Ingen, Julie Fowlis, Phil Cunningham
Engineered by Mike Clements, Stuart Hutchinson
Edited by Andrew Walton, Stuart Hutchinson, Matthew Bennett, Simon Kiln
Mixed by Andrew Walton, Stuart Hutchinson, Jonathan Allen

Dvorak: Symphonies & Concertos

Czech Philharmonic Orchestra / Jiri Belohlavek
with Frank Peter Zimmerman (violin), Alisa Weilerstein (cello), Garrick Ohlsson (piano)

Dvorak: Symphonies 1 – 9
Dvorak: Violin Concerto (Zimmerman)
Dvorak: Cello Concerto (Weilerstein)
Dvorak: Piano Concerto (Ohlsson)

Producers: Arend Prohmann, Friedemann Englebrecht, Alexander Van Ingen
Engineers: Peter Hecker, Rene Moeller, Neil Hutchinson

Rontgen: Violin Sonatas

Atsuko Sahara, violin
John Lenehan, piano

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited & Mastered by Dave Rowell

Guto Puw – Reservoirs

BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Jac van Steen

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered by Mike Hatch
Edited by Dave Rowell

 

Mendelssohn: Complete Works for String Quartet

[4 CD set]

Benyounes Quartet
Idomeneo Quartet
Sacconi Quartet
Navarra Quartet
Castalian Quartet
Piatti Quartet
Badke Quartet
Artea Quartet
Wu Quartet
Caveleri Quartet
Sophie Bevan, soprano
Julian Milford, piano

Executive Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Producers: Alexander Van Ingen, Matthew Bennett
Engineers: Alexander Van Ingen, Will Brown, Richard Sutcliffe, Andrew Mellor, Dave Rowell
Editors: Dave Rowell & Matthew Bennett
Mastered by: Dave Rowell

Voces 8: In Paradisum

Produced & Edited by Nick Parker and Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered & Mixed by Andrew Mellor

Alisa Weilerstein: Dvorak

Alisa Weilerstein (cello), Czech Philharmonia / Jiri Belohlavek, Anna Polonsky (piano)

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen and Friedemann Englebrecht (concerto)
Engineered by Silas Brown and Rene Moeller (concerto)
Edited by Stephen Frost and Teldex (concerto)
Mastered by Neil Hutchinson

“[Weilerstein has] a flawless technical address, lustrous tone-production and intrepid range of dynamic… her playing evinces a captivating candour and risk-taking flair… a disc worthy of the highest plaudits.” Gramophone Magazine

Lisitsa: Chasing Pianos

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited & Mastered by Will Brown

“… crisp, clear recording of a sensitive, reflective recital…” BBC Music Magazine
“… great sensitivity and fluidity … succeeds in bringing together a valuable collection…” Album Of The Week, ClassicFM
“… fans of Nyman’s music will doubtless find a fresh and exciting take on it here… The sound… [is] well suited to the project: dreamy and soft without being overly gauzy” AllMusic“Lisitsa brings a true virtuoso’s power to this music… a real winner” Daily Mail

Bhopal: A Prayer For Rain [soundtrack]

composed by Benjamin Wallfisch
Chamber Orchestra of London / Benjamin Wallfisch

Orchestral producer / score supervision by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered & Mixed by Jake Jackman

Ivana Gavric – Grieg Piano Works

Grieg works for solo piano

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited by Will Brown & Claire Hay
Mastered by Alexander Van Ingen

Gramophone Editor’s Choice [March 2014]
Gavric reveals rare gifts… a beautiful musical personality … excellent sound” Gramophone
liquescent sound and lovely tintinnabulations in the high register of the instrument.” IRR

Voces 8: Eventide

Produced & Edited by Nick Parker and Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered & Mixed by Andrew Mellor

pitch-perfect harmonies, in dreamily sumptuous sonics” BBC Music Magazine
Perfect blending of eight voices… meticulous timing and tuning… highest calibre, beautifully recorded” Gramophone
“… a perfect blend of calm contentment and soaring spirit…” Independent
… [Voces8 have] presence, character, and connection…” Daily Telegraph

Fidelio Trio: Korngold & Schoenberg

The Fidelio Trio

Korngold, piano trio
Schoenberg, Verklate Nacht (for piano trio)

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited by Dave Rowell
Mixed & Mastered by Alexander Van Ingen

Cantabile: Songs of Love & War

Cantabile – The London Quartet, Malcolm Martineau (piano)

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited & Mixed by Dave Rowell

Dvorak: Symphony 2 etc.

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Jose Serebrier

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered & Mixed by Mike Hatch
Edited by Dave Rowell

IRR Outstanding Award
“…no rival recording in the last half-century comes anywhere near it…”
“…a truly outstanding recording.” IRR

Dvorak, Symphony 2 etc.

Dvorak, Symphony Nr.2
Dvorak, 3 Slavonic Dances

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, cond. Jose Serebrier

Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineers: Mike Hatch & Mike Cox
Editor: Dave Rowell

Simon Boccanegra

Thomas Hampson / Kristine Opolais / Joseph Calleja / Luca Pisaroni / Carlos Colombara

Weiner Symphoniker, Wiener Singakademie, Massimo Zanetti

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited by Raphael Mouterde
Mixed & Mastered by Andrew Mellor

Gramophone: Editor’s Choice
“Luca Pisaroni delivers one of his strongest performances so far… [Calleja is] the emotionally vital tenor I loved when he first appeared…” Gramophone
a performance of rare eloquence, conducted with dignity and intensity by Zanetti … Opolais and Calleja are radiant … Superb choral singing and orchestral playing” Daily Telegraph
emphasise the score’s elegiac mood and gathering tensions… Recommended.”...

Hours [soundtrack]

composed by Benjamin Wallfisch
Chamber Orchestra of London / Benjamin Wallfisch

Orchestral producer / score supervision by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered & Mixed by Jake Jackman

Fabrizio de Andre: Sogno No. 1

Fabrizio de Andre, London Symphony Orchestra (LSO), Geoff Westley

Orchestral producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered by Mike Hatch

Monk’s Music – Carducci Quartet, Gordon Jones

Alexander Raskatov’s “Monk’s Music”

The Carducci Quartet, Gordon Jones

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered & Edited by Dave Rowell

Top five recordings of 2013, Irish Times, Classical Music
The Carducci Quartet capture the full range of the music, from balm to violence…” 5* Irish Times
…edge-of-your-seat listening experience resonates with the work’s spiritual inspiration…” Ivan Moody
…an intensely expressive, engaging and moving work… a performance of supreme clarity, focus and precision.” Gramophone

O’Riada Re-imagined

 

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered & Edited by Will Brown
Mixed & Mastered by Alexander Van Ingen & Will Brown

The playing is superb throughout, as is the well-blended and idiomatic vocalism of the EQ Singers, and the sound is marvellous.” WQXR – Album of the Week

Unto The Hills

works by David W. Bowerman

Ludwig Thuille: Songs

Sophie Bevan (soprano), Mary Bevan (soprano), Jennifer Johnston (mezzo-soprano), Joseph Middleton (piano)

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered by Andrew Mellor
Edited by Matthew Bennett
Mixed & Mastered by Alexander Van Ingen

Tchaikovsky, Nezet-Seguin

Tchaikovsky, Symphony Nr.6 : Rotterdam Philharmonic, Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Tchaikovsky, various : Lisa Batiashvili (violin),  Yannick Nézet-Séguin (piano)

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered by Andrew Mellor

Mendelssohn: Tamsin Waley-Cohen

Tamsin Waley-Cohen, Huw Watkins, Orchestra of the Swan, David Curtis

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered & Mixed by Mike Hatch
Edited by Dave Rowell

Dussek: Piano Sonatas

[vol.1, 3CD set]
Maria Garzon (piano)

CD1 : Produced & Engineered by Brian Culverhouse

CD2 / 3 :
Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited by Will Brown

All Hands On Deck

Man Overboard Swing: Thomas Gould (violin) Ewan Bleach (clarinet) Louisa Jones (vocals) Jean-Marie Fagon (guitar) Dave O’Brien (bass)

Executive Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Produced, Edited & Mixed by Richard Sutcliffe
Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen & Richard Sutcliffe

Summer In February [Soundtrack]

Yuja Wang (piano), Chamber Orchestra of London, Benjamin Wallfisch

Orchestral producer / score supervision by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered & Mixed by Jake Jackman

Ksenija Sidorova: Fairy Tales

Ksenija Sidorova (accordion), BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Clark Rundell, Thomas Gould (violin)

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered & Mixed by Alexander Van Ingen (solo) & Andrew Mellor (concerto)
Edited & Mastered by Dave Rowell

completely captivating” CBC Radio
imaginative and fascinating” Planet Hugill
contains glorious things… Highly recommended.” ArtsDesk

 

18th Century Concert Orchestra: Passacailles & Concertos

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered by David Hinitt
Edited by Dave Rowell

Andreas Ottensamer: Portraits

Andreas Ottensamer (clarinet), Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra (RPHO) / Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Produced by Christoph Classen
Engineered by Andrew Mellor with Alexander Van Ingen

“…a superior disc that, more than displaying the instrument’s scope, proposes it as a stylistic kaleidoscope.” Sunday Times
“He has all the ingredients of becoming the next big star of the clarinet, outstanding musicality, stage presence, good looks and charm…” ABC ClassicFM

La Voix Humaine

Felicity Lott (soprano), Graham Johnson (piano)
world-premiere recording with piano
filmed for DVD & Blu-Ray

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Assisted by Claire Hay
Edited by Raphael Mouterde

Cilia Petridou: Sounds of the Chionistra

[2CD set]

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen (songs) & David Lefeber
Edited by Dave Rowell (songs) and David Lefeber
Mastered by Alexander Van Ingen

Letters To Lindbergh

NYCOS / Christopher Bell, Philip Moore, Andrew West

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered & Mixed by Mike Hatch
Edited by Dave Rowell

The Scottish girls are excellently prepared… alive to the wit and wiliness of Martin Hall’s lyrics… deftly effective conducting by Christopher Bell…” 5* recording, BBC Music Magazine

Deirdre Gribbin: Island People

Patricia Rozario, soprano; Lore Lixenberg, mezzo-soprano; RTE Vanbrugh Quartet

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited by Claire Hay

In Search Of The Miraculous

EQ Ensemble, Hilliard Ensemble, John Feeley, Elisabeth Blumina

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen

[This LCMS CD] is as adventurous as ever…  recorded with close- focused, grainy immediacy, full of oriental inflections...” 4* Irish Times
A wacky pot pourri-mixing East and West, ancient and modern… Enchanting.” 4* The Times
[LCMS] continues to explore and unearth hidden and often unclassifiable gems… certainly worth exploring.” Gramophone

Songs of Love

Anna Leese, Thorsten Buttner, Stephen de Pledge

Producer & Engineer: Alexander Van Ingen
Editor: Dave Rowell

The Piano Music of Viktor Ullmann

Maria Garzon (piano)

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen

Daniel Tong: Schubert

Daniel Tong, piano

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited by Matthew Bennett
Mixed & Mastered by Alexander Van Ingen

Ex-Mass: David Rees-Williams Trio

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited & Mixed by Richard Sutcliffe

Lieder for the Turn Of a Century

Katherine Broderick & Malcolm Martineau

Tell Me The Truth About Love

Amanda Roocroft (soprano), Joseph Middleton (piano)

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited by Andrew Mellor

Middleton is everywhere a sensitive and imaginative accompanist to Amanda Roocroft, whose intimate, emotionally versatile singing is always engaging…” 5* recording, BBC Music Magazine

“This is an intelligent and engrossing recital…Roocroft and Middleton’s performance is glorious… Roocroft’s performances are always dramatically involving… she is ably supported by Middleton who is dazzling…the whole adds up to a great recital from one of the warmest, vibrant and most human of sopranos.” Planet Hugill

Fidelio Trio: Nyman Piano Trios

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered by Mike Hatch
Edited by Dave Rowell

… Fidelio Trio perfectly handles… spotless string intonation… sound matches the forward mood of the disc…” The Strad
The Fidelio Trio balance accuracy, precision and musicality… vigour and forward momentum… telling contributions from all three performers.” Gramophone
… given fine performances… ” 4* BBC Music

Eric Craven: Set For Piano

Mary Dullea, piano

Producer & Engineer: Alexander Van Ingen
Mixing & Mastering: Alexander Van Ingen

 

Metamorphoses: Celli Monighetti

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited, Mixed & Mastered by Alexander Van Ingen

… remarkable programme … extraordinary range of techniques and timbres… ” 5*, The Independent On Sunday
[LCMS have produced] another excellent CD … The quality and sensitivity of the playing is excellent … Sound engineer Alexander Van Ingen deserves credit for the richness and clarity of the sound throughout the album…” Classical CD Reviews

Chorales & Preludes

Choir of Saint Martin In The Fields, Andrew Earis

Executive Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: David Hinitt

Juli Garreta: Impressions Simfoniques & Les Illes Medes

Orquestra Simfonica de Barcelona I Nacional de Catalunya
cond. Miquel Ortega

Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Shaun Trotter
Editor: Dave Rowell

The Crown of Ariadne: Eleanor Turner

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen

CD: Valentina Lisitsa at RAH

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered by Mike Hatch
Edited by Raphael Mouterde

Valentina Lisitsa has leapfrogged from expert collaborator to headline-grabbing soloist…” Gramophone
Lisitsa emerges as a hugely confident and spontaneous performer…” BBC Music

Alexandra Dariescu: recital

Alexandra Dariescu (piano)
Schumann, Chopin, Liszt

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited by Dave Rowell

Fleet of finger, elegant of phrase and pianistically bright, Dariescu uses rubato freely but intelligently… Sound quality is very good…” MusicWeb International

Full English: David Rees-Williams

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen

Whereon the Wild Thyme Blows

works by David W. Bowerman

Songs, Chimes & Dances

Compositions of Rob Keeley

Melinda Maxwell, oboe & Richard Watkins, horn
Andrew Sparling, clarinet & Tim Holmes, saxophone
Darragh Morgan, violin; Robin Michael, cello; Mary Dulla, piano
Rob Keeley, piano

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Assisted by Claire Hay

Night Music, Voice In The Leaves

Louth Contemporary Music Society

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen

… fascinating … music that evades comparison, eschews categorisation and is at times fiercely individualistic in character.” Gramophone
…the simplicity of a folk song but also the harmonic intrigue often associated with music of the people…” American Record Guide

Pictures at an Exhibition

Stephen de Pledge (piano)

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen

… a wide sonic dynamic spectrum creates more forceful impression throughout De Pledge’s Pictures… De Pledge easily grasps and conveys the large-scale keyboard dimensions of Brahms’ Op.79…” Gramophone

Poulenc: Complete Chamber Works

London Conchord Ensemble

Executive Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Producer: Alexander Van Ingen (& others?)
Engineer: Alexander Van Ingen (& others?)

“The London Conchord Ensemble is the perfect group to champion [this music], and they reveal some treasures…” 4*, The Times

Works for Viola & Piano

Krzysztof Chorzelski & Katya Apekisheva

Coro: O Jesu Mi Dulcissime

Coro, Mark Griffiths, Camerata Antica, Matthew Manchester

John Finucane – Clarinet Variations

John Finucane (clarinet), RTE National Symphony Orchestra, Robert Houlihan

 

Deidre Gribbin: Venus Blazing

Bradley Creswick (violin), RTE National Symphony Orchestra

Sacconi Quartet: Beethoven

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited & Mastered by Andrew Mellor

Alison Teale: Cor!

Alison Teale (cor anglais, oboe)

Elgar In Sussex

Dame Felicity Lott (soprano), Joseph Middleton (piano)
Gould Piano Trio
The Schubert Ensemble

Phoenix: Emily Pailthorpe, ECO

Emily Pailthorpe (oboe), English Chamber Orchestra (ECO), Benjamin Wallfisch

Ksenija Sidorova: classical accordion

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen

Emanuel Ensemble

Anna Stokes (flute), Louisa Tuck (cello), John Reid (piano)

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited by Dave Rowell
Mixed & Mastered by Alexander Van Ingen

Sacconi Quartet: Dvorak, Smetana, Suk

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen

… I could tell this was something special… On top of the great performances is easily the most balanced and realistic chamber music recording I have heard… As a combination of performance, composition and sound, it really doesn’t get much better than this.” MusicWeb International

 

Poemes Pour Mi

Stephen de Pledge (piano)

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen

Elgar: The Violin Works

Marat Bisengaliev, violin
Benjamin Frith, piano
West Kazakhstan Philharmonic Orchestra, Bundit Ungragsee, conductor

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen & Chris Craker
Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen & Chris Craker
Edited by Alexander Van Ingen, Dave Rowell, Chris Craker, Bill Skyes

Gillian Keith: bei Strauss

Gillian Keith (soprano), Simon Lepper (piano)

Bax: Winter Legends

Ashley Wass (piano), Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, James Judd

An Irish Songbook

Ailish Tynan (soprano), Iain Burnside (piano)

Marat Bisengaliev: Elgar, the Violin Music

Marat Bisengaliev (violin), Benjamin Frith (piano), West Kazakhstan Philharmonic / Bundit Ungrangsee

Produced by Chris Craker
Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited by Dave Rowell
Mixed & Mastered by Alexander Van Ingen

Favoured Fantasies

works by David W. Bowerman

O Duo

O Duo: Owen Gunnel & Olly Cox (percussion)

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen

Music for Oboe, Horn & Piano

Jeremy Polmear, Steve Stirling, Richard Saxel

Ruth Palmer: Hidden Acoustics

Ruth Palmer (violin)
Bach & Bartok solo violin works

RSNO – A Family Christmas

Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO), RSNO Junior Chorus, Christopher Bell

Emily Pailthorpe: Phoenix Concerto

Emily Pailthorpe, oboe
English Chamber Orchestra / Benjamin Wallfisch

Phoenix Concerto, Paul Patterson

Executive Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Andrew Mellor

The Rainbow Bear

Joanna Lumley, narrator
English Northern Philharmonia / Stephen Barlow

Producer: Chris Craker
Engineer: Richard Hales
Assistant Engineer: (?) Alex Scannell
Assistant: Alexander Van Ingen

Schubert: Quintet & Piano Trio

The Schubert Ensemble

A Fantasy Idyll

A Fantasy Idyll: works by David W. Bowerman

Viviene Hagner: Vieuxtemps Concertos 4 & 5

Viviene Hagner (violin), Royal Flemish Philharmonic / Martyn Brabbins

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered by Ben Connellan
Edited by Dave Rowell

Hideko Udagawa: Romantic Novelties

Hideko Udagawa (violin), Philharmonia / Martyn Brabbins

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered by Mike Hatch & Andrew Mellor
Edited by Alexander Van Ingen & Dave Rowell

The 50 Greatest Pieces of Classical Music

London Philharmonic Orchestra & Chorus (LPO) / David Parry

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered by Mike Hatch & Mike Cox
Edited & Mastered by Dave Rowell
Mixed by Mike Hatch

Warren Mailley-Smith: Moonlight Serenade

Warren Mailley-Smith (piano)

Mortelmans: Homerische Symphonie

Royal Flemish Philharmonic / Martyn Brabbins

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered & Edited by Dave Hinitt

The Highgrove Suite

Philharmonia, Patrick Hawes

Schubert Piano Duets

Joseph Tong & Waka Hasegawa: 4 hand, 1 piano

Faure Concertante Works

Orchestre de Bretagne / Moshe Atzmon

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen

Dido & Aeneas: Currentzis / Musica Aeterna

Simone Kermes (Dido), Deborah York (Belinda), Dimitris Tilliakos (Aeneas)

Oboe Divas!

Elaine Douvas, Emily Pailthorpe

Spirit of Christmas

Mary le Brocq, Flynn le Brocq

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen, assisted by Dave Rowell
Edited by Dave Rowell

Dido & Aeneas

Simone Kermes (Dido), Deborah York (Belinda), Dimitris Tilliakos (Aeneas)
Musica Aeterna / Teodor Currentzis

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered by Nicolas de Beco
Edited by Raphael Mouterde & Will Brown
Mastered by Alexander Van Ingen

Coro: This Christmas Night

Coro / Mark Griffiths

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered & Edited by Dave Hinitt

The Brecon Tradition

Brecon Cathedral Choir, Brecon Cathedral Ensemble

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered & Edited by David Wright

Paris: Maya Koch

Maya Koch (violin), Julian Milford (piano)

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited by Raphael Mouterde
Mixed & Mastered by Alexander Van Ingen

Beethoven: Min-Jin Kym

Min-Jin Kym (violin), Ian Brown (piano)

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered & Edited by Andrew Mellor

PRIMO: Mayuko Kamio

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered by William Brown, assisted by Tim Adam-Smith
Edited by Stephen Frost
Mixed & Mastered by Alexander Van Ingen

Star Of The East

Winchester Cathedral Choir / Andrew Lumsden, Sarah Baldock

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered & Edited by Andrew Mellor, assisted by Dave Rowell

A Purse Of Gold

Ailish Tynan (soprano) & Iain Burnside (piano)

Closing The Ring

Closing The Ring: soundtrack (some tracks)

Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: Simon Rhodes

Conductor: Alexander van Ingen
Producer & Engineer: Simon Rhodes

 

Thinking Allowed: David Rees-Williams Trio

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited, Mixed & Mastered by Alexander Van Ingen

Benjamin Wallfisch: Escape Velocity

Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra / Benjamin Wallfisch, Orchestra of St. John’s / John Lubbock, Michael Collins (clarinet), Gould Piano Trio, O Duo, York 2 piano duo.

Roman Mints, Violin

works by Marjan Mozetcih, Elena Langer, Alfred Schnittke.

WKPO and New Prague Sinfonia / Mikel Toms

Roman Mints (violin), Maxim Rysanov (viola), Kristina Blaumane (cello)

London Winds: Mozart Serenades

London Winds, dir. Michael Collins (clarinet)

Warren Mailley-Smith: Silhouettes

Warren Mailley-Smith (piano)

Raphael Wallfisch – Shostakovich

Raphael Wallfisch (cello), John York (piano)

Peter Pan – soundtrack

composer: Benjamin Wallfisch
soundtrack for the live production at Kensington Gardens

Llyr Williams: Chopin

Llyr Williams, piano

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen

English String Miniatures

Royal Ballet Sinfonia / Gavin Sutherland

Produced by Philip Lane
Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen

Ruth Palmer: Shostakovich

Ruth Palmer (violin), Philharmonia / Benjamin Wallfisch, Alexei Grunyuk (piano)

Leo Cello Concertos

Josephine Knight, English Chamber Orchestra

Christmas Spirit

National Youth Orchestra of Wales, Owain Arwel-Hughes

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen

Elgar: The Apostles

Philharmonia, Canterbury Choral Society, conducted by Richard Cooke

Engineered by Richard Sutcliffe & Alexander Van Ingen

The World Of Cambridge Voices

Cambridge Voices / Ian de Massini

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen
Edited & Mastered by Alexander Van Ingen

Jack Liebeck: recital

Jack Liebeck (violin), Katya Apekisheva (piano)

Dear Wendy

Film soundtrack (parts of); composed & conducted by Benjamin Wallfisch
Netherlands Radio Philharmonic

My Ideal

Martin Speak (saxophone), Ethan Iverson (piano)

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen

Mayuko Kamio: Primo

[release date uncertain]

The Silver Swan: Matthew Barley

Matthew Barley, cello
(also feat. Dame Judi Dench)

Produced & Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen

The Organ of Godalming Parish Church

John Belcher, organ

Producer: Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: David Wright
Editor: David Wright

British Film Composers

Royal Ballet Sinfonia / Gavin Sutherland

Produced by Philip Lane
Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen

Rejoice In The Lord Alway

Choir of Guildford Cathedral
dir. Stephen Farr

Producers: David Wright & Alexander Van Ingen
Engineer: David Wright
Editor: David Wright

The Organ of St. George’s Chapel, Windsor

Roger Judd, organ

Produced by Alexander Van Ingen & David Wright
Engineered & Edited by David Wright

2002 Favourite Anthems From Winchester

Favourite Anthems from Winchester

Winchester Cathedral Choir
organ: Sarah Baldock

Producer: David Wright
with Alexander Van Ingen
Engineered & Edited by: David Wright

The Ysaye Connection

Raphael Wallfisch & John York

Clerks Group – Josquin des Prez

Clerks Group, Edward Wickham

Marat Bisengaliev: Elgar Rediscovered Vol.2

Marat Bisengaliev (violin), Benjamin Frith (piano)

Produced by Chris Craker
Engineered by Alexander Van Ingen & Chris Craker