A double CD set which brings together a first volume of Malcolm Arnold’s exquisite music for brass. This double CD set includes a 16 page information booklet and offers a wonderful selection of works from this great composer, performed by some of the finest brass musicians of today and tomorrow.
Friday 4th March 2016 marks the 90th Birthday of John’s father – Kiff Wallace. To celebrate this remarkable milestone, John and his daughter, Esme Wallace, have recorded their joint performances of 5 celebration tracks, creating the collection Kiff @ 90. To globally share the joy of this special occasion, all the recordings are being offered as free […]
2016 marks the 10th anniversary since the passing of one of the world’s most significant composers of our generation. To pay tribute to this wonderful musician, The Wallace Collection, in conjunction with the Malcolm Arnold Trust, have embarked upon a CD recording project to capture a full collection of Arnold’s works for brass. With so many pieces […]
Peter Maxwell Davies – Music for Brass is our latest CD release which presents a selection of key brass compositions by this renowned musician. This collection was recorded by The Wallace Collection in 2000, but was never released at that time. It therefore gives us immense pleasure to now breath life in to this significant CD, concurrent with […]
A wonderful opportunity to hear the Chosen Vale Trumpet Trio, composed by John Wallace, in its full glory. Recorded as an innovative multi-tracking project, all three parts are performed by the same player – Daniel de Gruchy-Lambert – a recent graduate of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Now available to download from The Wallace Collection Online […]
The National Youth Brass Bands of Scotland involves three bands catering for a range of ages and abilities for Scotland’s young brass and percussion talent. John Wallace and John Miller of The Wallace Collection were both members of the band back in the 1960’s, so it was a huge delight when John was able to […]
In a long forgotten corner of the Cyfarthfa Castle Museum in Merthyr Tydfil, in south Wales an amazing discovery was made in the mid 1980s. 105 part books containing 350 arrangements for the Cyfarthfa Band. Formed around 1840, the band was one of the most famous brass bands of its time with a rich patron […]