Since you are interested in Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor op.85 / Farr: Cello Concerto 'Chemin des Dames', 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).
LUDWIG van BEETHOVEN
Beethoven: The Violin Sonatas
Bella Hristova (violin), Michael Houstoun (piano)
[ Rattle Records / 4 CD - released 26/Apr/2019 ]
The complete Beethoven violin sonatas, 33 wonderful pieces of music, performed by two of the greatest Beethoven interpreters working today. Over 4 hours of beautifully produced, expertly performed Beethoven in a handsome 4-CD hard-cover...
ROBERT SCHUMANN / ROBERT VOLKMANN
Schumann / Volkmann: Cello Concertos (with works by Richard Strauss & Max Bruch)
Daniel Müller-Schott (Violoncello) / NDR Sinfonieorchester, Christoph Eschenbach
[ ORFEO / CD - released 30/Aug/2013 ]
"Daniel Müller-Schott's mellow cello timbre and emotional sensibility are key factors in this warmhearted disc of four Romantic works" (Daily Telegraph)
Classic Deluxe [CD + DVD 'Alone, Together - From Croatia']
Hauser, London Symphony Orchestra
[ Sony Classical / 2 CD/DVD - released 7/Feb/2020 ]
Hauser, the dynamic young cellist who rocketed to fame as half of the genre-busting worldwide musical sensation 2Cellos, re-releases his first solo album, now with a DVD.
Verdi: La Traviata (Franco Zeffirelli's film of the complete opera)
Metropolitan Opera / Teresa Stratas, Placido Domingo, Cornell MacNeil, Pina Cei / James Levine (cond)
[ Deutsche Grammophon DVD / DVD - released 6/Sep/2007 ]
G - "Surpassingly voluptuous…a spinning wheel of colors and textures." (Variety)
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...
Blake: Symphony - Voices
The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, Bramwell Tovey
[ Atoll Records New Zealand / CD - released 11/Jun/2019 ]
A dramatic symphonic journey through T. S. Eliot's "The Waste Land", recorded live.
Elgar: Cello Concerto / etc
Sheku Kanneh-Mason (cello), London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle
[ Decca / CD - released 31/Jan/2020 ]
Award-winning British cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason returns with Elgar, a brand new album of works anchored around Elgar's Cello Concerto - arguably the best-known work in the classical canon written for solo cello.
Tavener: No longer mourn for me & other works for cello
Steven Isserlis (cello) / Philharmonia Orchestra, Trinity Boys Choir, Omer Meir Wellber
[ Hyperion / CD - released 30/Oct/2020 ]
"Steven Isserlis's effective arrangements of two choral pieces for an ensemble of eight cellos frame the disc...the Philharmonia under Omer Meir Wellber are assured advocates." Recording of the Month - BBC Music Award WINNER - Premier Award
Schumann: Cello Concerto & Chamber Works
Gautier Capuçon (cello), Martha Argerich (piano), Renaud Capuçon (violin) / Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Bernard Haitink
[ Erato Warner Classics / CD - released 18/Jan/2019 ]
"Capuçon's impetuosity and thoughtfulness are complemented by Haitink's lifelong engagement with this music...Each of the [chamber] works is played with collective grace and elan by these crème de la crème chamber musicians." Sunday Times
MICHAEL F. WILLIAMS
Williams: Letters From The Front
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, Benjamin Northey, Madeleine Pierard & Paul Gittins
[ Atoll Records / CD - released 11/Dec/2020 ]
Michael Williams is a well-known figure in New Zealand composition. He has received commissions from most of the country's major musical institutions including the NZSO, NBR New Zealand Opera and Chamber Music New Zealand and his music is regularly...
Raphaela Gromes (cello), Wen-Sinn Yang (cello), Julian Riem (piano)
[ Sony Classical / CD - released 14/Jun/2019 ]
On 20 June 1819, 200 years ago, the famous composer Jaques Offenbach was born "Jakob" Offenbach in Cologne. The young cellist Raphaela Gromes, who already received excellent reviews for her first two albums for Sony Classical and even celebrated...
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
Andrea Bocelli, with Matteo Bocelli, Ed Sheeran, Josh Groban, Dua Lipa, Aida Carifullina & Ensemble
[ Decca / CD - released 26/Oct/2018 ]
Presenting Sì: Andrea Bocelli's first album of new material in 14 years. It's a set of powerful, emotional songs, some featuring interpolations of classical themes (from, for example, Bach and Massenet), and an all encompassing positive message of...
HANDEL / BACH / TORELLI / HUMMEL / MARCELLO / etc
Alison Balsom (trumpet), with Alina Ibragimova (violin) / The English Concert, Trevor Pinnock (director, harpsichord and organ)
[ Warner Classics / CD - released 16/Oct/2020 ]
"I realised from early on that it wasn't just a trumpet, it was a voice that could seemingly do anything … It can have such fabulous colours, be so versatile, and make such a beautiful sound. I will vigorously defend it for the rest of my life."...
Brahms: Clarinet Sonatas, Op. 120 & Clarinet Trio, Op. 114
Marie Ross (clarinet), Petra Somlai (piano), Claire-Lise Démettre (cello)
[ Centaur / CD - released 15/Nov/2019 ]
A ground-breaking recording of Brahms' Chamber Works for the Clarinet and Piano, this is the new disc from University of Auckland Lecturer, Marie Ross. Performed with original instruments from the period in the rarely-heard historically informed...