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A Child of Our Time (17)
Bonny at morn (2)
Boyhood's End (3)
Come unto these yellow sands (1)
Concerto for Double String Orchestra (5)
Concerto for Violin, Viola, Cello and Orchestra 'Triple Concerto' (2)
Crown of the Year (3)
Dance, Clarion Air (4)
Dreaming from Suite 'The Tempest' (1)
Early One Morning (traditional) (1)
Evening Canticles (1)
Fanfare for Brass (2)
Fantasia concertante on a theme of Corelli (8)
Fantasia on a Theme of Handel (2)
Festal Brass with Blues (2)
Hymn: Unto the Hills (1)
Inventions (4) for 2 recorders (1)
King Priam (4)
Little Music for String Orchestra (3)
Little Music for Strings (1)
Lullaby (1)
Magnificat and Nunc dimittis (Collegium Sancti Johannis Cantabrigiense) (4)
Music (4)
New Year Suite (2)
Over the sea to Skye (2)
Piano Concerto (6)
Piano Sonata no.1 'Fantasy Sonata' (5)
Piano Sonata no.2 (3)
Piano Sonata no.4 (2)
Piano sonata no.3 (3)
Plebs angelica (3)
Praeludium for Brass, Bells and Percussion (3)
Prelude: Autumn (arr. Meirion Bowen) (1)
Severn Bridge Variations (1)
Songs (3) for Ariel (1)
Songs (4) from the British Isles (1)
Songs for Achilles (1)
Songs for Ariel (3) (3)
Steal Away (1)
String Quartet no.1 (3)
String Quartet no.2 in F sharp major (5)
String Quartet no.3 (3)
String Quartet no.4 (3)
String Quartet no.5 (2)
Suite in D for the Birthday of Prince Charles (3)
Symphony no.1 (2)
Symphony no.2 (3)
Symphony no.3 (2)
Symphony no.4 (3)
The Blue Guitar (5)
The Heart's Assurance (2)
The Knot Garden (1)
The Midsummer Marriage: Ritual Dances (1)
The Midsummer Marriage (4)
The Rose Lake (1)
The Source (1)
The Weeping Babe (3)
The Windhover (1)
Variations on an Elizabethan Theme (1)

Sir Michael Kemp Tippett OM CH CBE (2 January 1905 8 January 1998) was an English composer who rose to prominence during and immediately after the Second World War. In his lifetime he was considered to rank with his contemporary Benjamin Britten as one of the leading British composers of the 20th century. Among his best-known works are the oratorio A Child of Our Time, the orchestral Fantasia Concertante on a Theme of Corelli, and the opera The Midsummer Marriage.

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Recent Tippett releases

Heatwave: Music by Arnold, Delius, Dring, Farrington, Mathias, Robbins & Tippett
Heatwave: Music by Arnold, Delius, Dring, Farrington, Mathias, Robbins & Tippett


(Stone Records)

Shaping the Century Vol.1: 1900-1949
Shaping the Century Vol.1: 1900-1949



Shakespeare Songs
Shakespeare Songs



Evensong Live 2016
Evensong Live 2016


(Kings College Cambridge)

Airs, Blues & Dances
Airs, Blues & Dances


(Champs Hill Records)

Idil Biret: 20th Century Piano Edition
Idil Biret: 20th Century Piano Edition



Scott Borg: On an Overgrown Path
Scott Borg: On an Overgrown Path


(Odradek Records)