Home On Sale Composers Seach CD DVD Order About How To

Disc No: HLL 7538
Price: Sek. 155 Hallé marks the centenary of the First World War with a recording of award winning work by Composer Emeritus Colin Matthews.
The main work on the recording, No Man's Land follows on from Matthews’ very positive collaboration with Christopher Reid on Alphabicycle Order, written for Hallé in 2007, and stages a dialogue between the ghosts of two dead soldiers whose corpses are strung up on the barbed wire of no man's land.

Estrangement - Oaks, once my friends

Crossing the Alps

No Man's Land: Part 1 - I'll tell you something

Name: Colin Matthews: No Man's Land


Colin Matthews, Colin (* 1946) No Man's Land
Hallé orchestra – Nicholas Collon
Hallé Choir – Frances Cooke
Hallé Youth Choir – Richard Wilberforce
Roderick Williams, baritone
Ian Bostridge, tenor

Toccata, December 2014 Webmaster