Since you are interested in Elgar: Cello Concerto / Sea Pictures / Overture: Cockaigne, here is a list of other items that you may find interesting.
BRAHMS / DVORAK / HAHN / STRAUSS / etc
Morgen: Songs For Cello & Piano
Andrew Joyce (cello), Rae de Lisle (piano)
[ Atoll Records / CD - released 28/Feb/2020 ]
The return of one of New Zealand's favourite pianists. This is a special album for Rae de Lisle, who has created it with her son-in law Andrew (NZSO's Principal Cello) and daughter Julia (Principal Viola with the NZSO).
Jonas Kaufman: 50 Great Arias (4 CD set)
Jonas Kaufmann (tenor) with various orchestras & conductors
[ Decca / 4 CD Box Set - released 5/Sep/2014 ]
"These four discs present Jonas Kaufmann in his vocal prime, invariably placing his glorious sound at the service of music and text. The result is a collection of illuminating performances from a uniquely thoughtful, dynamic, soul-stirring artist."
LUDWIG van BEETHOVEN
Beethoven Journey: Piano Concertos Nos. 1-5 / Choral Fantasia Op 80
Leif Ove Andsnes (piano & director) / Mahler Chamber Orchestra
[ Sony Classics / 3 CD Box Set - released 10/Dec/2014 ]
"One of the pleasures of these splendid performances is the rapport between the soloist/conductor and his musicians. They play as one." (Sunday Times)
PUCCINI / BIZET / DVORAK / OFFENBACH / DONIZETTI / VERDI / etc
40 Most Beautiful Arias
Maria Callas, Placido Domingo, Cecilia Bartoli, Kiri te Kanawa, Jose Carreras, José Cura, Angela Gheorghiu, etc
[ Warner Classics / 2 CD - released 10/Feb/2009 ]
Nothing stirs the soul and tugs at the heartstrings more than an inspired operatic aria. Warner Classics CD set 40 MOST BEAUTIFUL ARIAS collects forty of the most moving ones the world has known on this star-studded collection.
SATIE / RAVEL / DEBUSSY / FAURE / POULENC
Michael Houstoun (piano)
[ Rattle Records / CD - released 27/Oct/2017 ]
Michael Houstoun's second release on Rattle in 2017, following the exceptional tour de force of Beethoven's Diabelli Variations, is a selection of personal favourites from the repertoire of French piano music. Trois is an album of absolutely...
The Chopin Project
Ólafur Arnalds (cello) Alice Sara Ott (piano)
[ Mercury Classics / CD - released 11/Mar/2016 ]
Award-winning young Icelandic musician Ólafur Arnalds (celebrated composer of the score for TV series Broadchurch) has always loved the piano music of Frédéric Chopin, but had grown weary of the uniform and standardized perfection of recordings....
The Bricklayer:- 17 Comedy Classics
Various Artists incls Michael Flanders and Donald Swann, Gerard Hoffnung, Peter Sellers, Bob Newhart, Shelley Berman & others
[ ALTO / CD - released 18/Nov/2011 ]
Featuring Gerard Hoffnung, Peter Sellers & Sophia Loren, Tony Hancock, Flanders & Swann, Tom Lehrer, Peter Cook & Bob Newhart.
[ Blix Street / 2 CD/DVD - released 20/Nov/2015 ]
Nightbird is Eva Cassidy's ultimate tour-de-force… 31 songs recorded in one night at the Blues Alley jazz club in Georgetown, DC. Encompassing the full spectrum of Eva's gospel, blues, jazz and folk roots, Nightbird showcases the breadth and depth of...
MOZART / CHOPIN
Grigory Sokolov: The Salzburg Recital
Grigory Sokolov (piano)
[ Deutsche Grammophon / 2 CD - released 28/Jan/2015 ]
"From the beginning of Mozart's F major sonata, K. 280, the first of two included, the Sokolov spell is cast...here is poetic and intimate playing of the highest order." (Gramophone Award Nomination 2015 - Instrumental)
Elgar: Violin Concerto: op. 61 (with Vaughan Williams - The Lark Ascending)
Hilary Hahn (violin) / London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis
[ Deutsche Grammophon / CD - released 12/Sep/2004 ]
Hilary Hahn, established as one of the most accomplished and compelling artists of today, has chosen an all-English programme for her second DG release.
The King's Singers Gold
The King's Singers
[ Signum / 3 CD - released 3/Nov/2017 ]
"The King's Singers turn out their characteristic, highly polished finish: diction is razor-sharp, ensemble and intonation are well-nigh flawless." BBC Music
Thanks For The Dance
[ Columbia / CD - released 22/Nov/2019 ]
In a posthumous new album, Leonard Cohen has robbed death of the last word. 'Thanks for the Dance' is not a commemorative collection of B sides and outtakes, but an unexpected harvest of new songs, exciting and vital, a continuation of the...
JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH
Bach: The French Suites
Murray Perahia (piano)
[ Deutsche Grammophon / 2 CD - released 2/Dec/2016 ]
"...I've only had this recording for five days but I predict a long and happy future in its company." Gramophone award WINNER 2017 - Instrumental
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
[ Kobalt / 2 CD - released 8/Nov/2019 ]
Ghosteen is the follow-up to the acclaimed 2016 album 'Skeleton Tree'. The double album features 8 songs on 'Part 1', and 'Part 2' consists of two long songs, linked by a spoken word piece.
WAGNER / BEETHOVEN / SCHUMANN / R. STRAUSS
Simon O'Neill (tenor) Terence Dennis (piano)
[ Decca / CD - released 30/Jan/2019 ]
"The New Zealander Simon O'Neill (b 1971) is fast winning international recognition as a leading heldentenor, that rare breed of powerful, heroic tenor voice needed for German romantic opera, especially Richard Wagner." MusicWeb
J. S. BACH
Six Evolutions - Bach: Cello Suites (2017 recording)
Yo Yo Ma (cello)
[ Sony Classical / 2 CD - released 5/Sep/2018 ]
"I don't think he has ever made a greater recording and his personal booklet notes help provide a conceptual setting for his playing." Gramophone Editor's Choice Awards Issue 2018
Sing Me Home
Yo-Yo Ma (cello) / Silk Road Ensemble, with Lisa Fischer, Gregory Porter, Bill Frisell, and others
[ Sony Classics / CD - released 1/Jun/2016 ]
The new album from Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble will surprise and delight with imaginative sounds that transform the traditional musical landscape. SING ME HOME is the sixth album by the Grammy®-nominated Silk Road Ensemble and its founding...
BRAHMS / BACH / FAURE / SCHUMANN / ELGAR / DELIUS / etc
Songs from the Arc of Life
Yo-Yo Ma (cello) Kathryn Stott (piano)
[ Sony Classics / CD - released 20/Mar/2017 ]
"This is warm, engaged, vital music making by two of the finest musicians around." the Guardian
A Very M3rry Christmas
[ Universal Music / CD - released 10/Nov/2017 ]
Sol3 Mio's first ever Christmas album! A Very Merry Christmas features the breathtaking voices of Pene Pati, Amitai Pati and Moses Mackay, this much requested album will delight their legions of fans and is destined to become a bona fide Kiwi...
KALMAN / LEHAR / LINCKE / STOLZ / STRAUSS / ZELLER
Meine Lippen, sie küssen so heiss - Operetta's Greatest Hits
Piotr Beczala, Ingeborg Schöpf, René Kollo, Fritz Wunderlich, Anna Netrebko, Renee Fleming, etc
[ Double Deutsche Grammophon / 2 CD - released 10/Feb/2015 ]
Operetta has been one of the favourite forms of musical entertainment since the 19th-century and has recently witnessed a revival thanks to many new, successful stage productions around world.