Search Options

Get Download Manager Now
Newsletter Archive
Find Us in Facebook
Follow Us on Twitter

Classicsonline Home » Artists » A » Aquarius

 Update me on new releases by Aquarius


The contemporary music group Aquarius was formed by Nicholas Cleobury in the 1980s and worked for over a decade bringing new music to many in an approachable way in concert, music theatre and opera. Working with their president Michael Tippett and many other leading composers from Lennox Berkeley, Peter Maxwell Davies and Harrison Birtwistle, to George Benjamin, Paul Patterson and Steve Martland, also championing young composers, they appeared frequently on London’s Southbank, at many festivals across the UK, and notably in Aldeburgh, Berlin and Vienna with Birtwistle’s own production of his Punch and Judy and in a touring production of Stravinsky’s The Soldier’s Tale by Timothy West. They broadcast frequently for the BBC and made many recordings including music by Peter Maxwell Davies and of the original versions of Falla’s ballet scores El amor brujo and El sombrero de tres picos. Nicholas Cleobury continued much of their work when he founded the Britten Sinfonia.

Photo: Alfred Michel


Jason Vieaux - Play


Affiliates  |  Classical Points  |  Press Room  |  About Us  |  Contact Us  |  Terms of Use  |  Privacy Policy

ClassicsOnline Newsletter Archive

Monthly Features on ClassicsOnline

Why choose ClassicsOnline?
ClassicsOnline is your source for classical music new releases, rare catalog, historical recordings and exclusive bargains. Our vast classical music catalog has over 1 Million tracks from more than 50,000 albums available in DRM-free MP3 (320kbps) and FLAC (lossless format). More than 500 new albums are added each month, all of which are carefully indexed, and searchable by Composer, Artist, Work and Label. Membership is free, and registration includes 5 free tracks for download. Get a free track every week and gain access to exclusive classical deals when you subscribe to our newsletter. ClassicsOnline was honored in 2010 as the Best Classical Download Site by the MIDEM Classical Awards Jury.

Some titles may not be available in all countries because of possible copyright or licensing restrictions.

Copyright © 2015 Naxos Digital Services Ltd. All rights reserved. – Your Classical Music Download Source
9:35:04 PM Friday, March 27, 2015  -211-