Album description1 online resource (1 sound file).
Prima Facie Records: PFCD171.
For double bass and piano (4th, 7th works).
Joseph Spooner, cello (1st, 6th works) ; David Heyes, double bass (4th, 7th works) ; Duncan Honeybourne, piano (1st-5th, 7th works).
Recorded at Holy Trinity Church, Hereford, UK, on 25 October 2020 (Cello Sonata, works for solo piano) and 28 March 2021 (Scherzo and Adagio); and at Cheap Street Church, Sherborne, Dorset, UK, on 27 July 2021 (works for double bass).
Contents: Sonata for cello and piano (13:11) -- The fairy shoemaker (1:21) -- Theme and variations, op. 57A (10:37) -- The ox and the ass: Introduction and carol, op. 71 (5:18) -- Opalescence : op. 72 (4:35) -- Scherzo and adagio for unaccompanied cello, op. 68 (5:03) -- Sonata for double bass and piano, op. 81 (11:41).
I. Gipps, Ruth, 1921-1999. Ox and the ass
II. Gipps, Ruth, 1921-1999. Sonatas, double bass, piano, op. 81