For The Record

Jamie MacDougal celebrates four Scottish classical recordings which resonate beyond Scotland.

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Jamie MacDougal celebrates the first Proms performance of James MacMillan's The Confession of Isobel Goudie, considered one of the great moments in Scottish music.

4/4. Jamie MacDougal celebrates the first Proms performance of James MacMillan's The Confession of Isobel Goudie, considered one of the great moments in Scottish music.

0120060806Jamie MacDougal celebrates four Scottish classical recordings which resonate beyond Scotland.

Cappella Nova's recordings of Robert Carver's music.

1/4. Cappella Nova's recordings of Robert Carver's music.

0120080810Jamie MacDougal celebrates Scottish classical recordings which resonate beyond Scotland.

1/4. Jamie MacDougal celebrates Scottish classical recordings which resonate beyond Scotland.

0220080817Jamie MacDougal looks at recordings which resonate beyond Scotland, focusing on Kenneth McKellar, who is regarded as the finest singer to specialise in Scottish song.

2/4. Jamie MacDougal looks at recordings which resonate beyond Scotland, focusing on Kenneth McKellar, who is regarded as the finest singer to specialise in Scottish song.

0320060820When Alexander Gibson returned to Scotland to take the reigns of the Scottish National Orchestra, he transformed it from a regional orchestra into a significant national treasure.

A principal means of achieving this was his performing and recording of the symphonies of Sibelius.

3/4. Jamie MacDougal celebrates four Scottish classical recordings which resonate beyond Scotland. When Alexander Gibson returned to Scotland to take the reigns of the Scottish National Orchestra, he transformed it from a regional orchestra into a significant national treasure. A principal means of achieving this was his performing and recording of the symphonies of Sibelius.

0320080824Alexander Gibson transformed the Scottish National Orchestra from a regional orchestra into a national treasure, primarily through performing and recording the symphonies of Sibelius.

Jamie MacDougal celebrates Scottish classical recordings which have gained international acclaim.

3/4. Alexander Gibson transformed the Scottish National Orchestra from a regional orchestra into a national treasure, primarily through performing and recording the symphonies of Sibelius.

04 LAST20060827The first Proms performance of James MacMillans 'The Confessions of Isobel Goudie' was one of the great moments of Scottish music.

A young composer with a distinctive voice had burst onto the scene and the BBC SSO's recording spread that voice throughout the world.

4/4. Jamie MacDougal celebrates four Scottish classical recordings which resonate beyond Scotland.

The first Proms performance of James MacMillans 'The Confessions of Isobel Goudie' was one of the great moments of Scottish music. A young composer with a distinctive voice had burst onto the scene and the BBC SSO's recording spread that voice throughout the world.