Vaughan Williams' Sea Symphony

“James Lowe not only directed his musicians with insight and energy but he also knew that orchestral restraint was sometimes necessary for greater overall impact”

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The Orchestra of Welsh National Opera

Rachmaninov and Schubert with Peter Donohoe

“…from the opening horn theme to the measured tread of the slow movement and the daring brilliance of the scherzo we were held in thrall…”

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Viewer's comments on Orchestra United

“…This was brilliant. From a dream to an experiment, through trials and tribulations to nothing less than a miracle…”

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Scottish Chamber Orchestra

Beethoven Second Symphony

“…This was one of the finest and most enjoyable performances of the second that it has been my pleasure to hear, and I’ve heard Mackerras conduct with the same band so my praise doesn’t get too much higher than that…”

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Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Masterworks

James MacMillan—Tryst

“…outstandingly played by the SCO with big Jim Lowe in magisterial form…”

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