Notes & Reviews:
The pieces on this album are world premieres, commissioned for the Utah Symphony's 75th anniversary. The works on this album are from composers Augusta Read Thomas, Nico Muhly, and Andrew Norman. The Utah Symphony became widely recognized as a leading ensemble after its inception in 1940. The symphony is under the direction of Thierry Fischer.
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John Corigliano & William M. Hoffman: The Ghosts of Versailles / Victoria Livengood, Kristinn Sigmundsson, Scott Scully, So Young Park. LA Opera, James Conlon
Chamber Music of Willliam Horne (b.1952), Vol. 1 - Cello Sonata; Flute Sonata; Cello Bagatelles / Jeremy Crosmer, cello; Erika Boysen, flute; Kyoo Hye Lim, piano
Matthew H. Fields (b.1961): Double Cluster; Space Sciences / Gloria Chuang, piano; Moravian PO, Kucera
Mahler: Symphony No. 1 "Titan" / Utah SO, Thierry Fischer
Péter Eötvös (b. 1944): DoReMi; Speaking Drums; Cello Concerto Grosso / Midori, violin; Martin Grubinger, percussion; Jean-Guihen Queyras, cello; French Radio Orchestra, Peter Eötvös
Schumann: Symphonies Nos. 1-4; Overture, Scherzo & Finale / Sawallisch, Staatskapelle Dresden (rec. 1972)
Julia Wolfe (b.1958): Anthracite Fields, oratorio / Bang On A Can All-Stars; Choir of Trinity Wall Street
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6; Giya Kancheli (b.1935): 'Dixi' for Choir & Orchestra / Bavarian Radio SO & Chorus, Jansons
Gabrieli - Music for Brass Ensemble: 16 pieces by Giovanni Gabrieli, including his Sacrae symphoniae (1597) and a work by John Williams: Music for Brass / National Brass Ensemble