|[Hallas’s Bax editions] are a model in the class of Howard Ferguson’s editions of early music.|
|—Eric Parkin (pianist)|
|An important Bax issue…|
Legend was recorded by Eric Parkin for Chandos (using this Fand edition) on The Piano Music of Arnold Bax, Volume IV [CHAN 9561]. This CD is now available only in MP3 download format, but it has since been incorporated into the four-disc pack, Bax Piano Music [CHAN 10132(4) X].
The sound sample included on this page was extracted from Eric Parkin’s recording, and appears by kind permission of Chandos Records Ltd. It has been chosen to correspond with one of the sample pages from the score: to follow through the music while listening, first click Play sample to start the sound playing and then click on the third sample page (page 10) to see the music.
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|Sir Arnold Bax|
Edited by Richard Hallas
(Legends no 1)
Eric Parkin, Piano
Catalogue code: FM005 • Published: 1995
Entry last updated: 29th May 2011