Hardenberger: Both Sides Now
Performers: Håkan Hardenberger (trumpet), Roland Pöntinen (piano), Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Kenneth Sillito (conductor)Listen & Purchase CD or downloads
label: BIS Code: BISSACD1814
Håkan Hardenberger has earned a reputation of breaking new ground for the trumpet, commissioning works from the world’s foremost composers.
On this disc, he shows a different side to himself in arrangements of his favourite songs and film themes.
Hardenberger is joined by his long-standing collaborators: the Academy of St Martin in the Fields and the pianist Roland Pöntinen, who also has orchestrated several of the arrangements.