2 CD / EMI Classics / 2011-10-18Works: Thomas Adès: Powder Her Face, concert paraphrase for piano; Mazurkas (3) for piano; Arcadiana, for string quartet, Op. 12; Piano Quintet; Chamber Symphony, Op. 2; Living Toys, for chamber orches...
Performers: Ades, Thomas [Conductor/Composer]; Bickley, Susan; Marwood, Anthony
Conductors: Adès, Thomas; Stenz, Markus
Ensemble: ; Birmingham Contemporary Music Group
Thomas Adès has come a long way since his early days as a wunderkind of the classical new music scene. Now turning 40 this year,...continue...
1 CD / London Philharmonic Orchestra / 2009-01-27Works: James MacMillan: The Confession of Isobel Gowdie, for orchestra; Thomas Adès: Chamber Symphony, Op. 2; Jennifer Higdon: Percussion Concerto
Performers: Currie, Colin
Conductors: Alsop, Marin
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra
These live recordings of three modern classics reflect the London Philharmonic Orchestra's strong commitment to contemporary composers. The first two are breakthrough works from 1990...continue...