American Classics - American Ballets - Antheil, Schuman, Gould / Joseph Levine, Ballet Theatre Orchestra
1 CD / EMI Classics / 2009-06-30Works: George Antheil: The Capital of the World Suite (3), for orchestra, W. 198; William Schuman: Undertow, ballet (choreographic episodes); Morton Gould: Fall River Legend, ballet
Conductors: Levine, Joseph
Ensemble: Ballet Theatre Orchestra
BBC Music Magazine
Three rarely heard scores for American Ballet Theatre - George Antheil's blowsy Capital of the World, William Schuman's dramatic Undertow, Morton Gould's allusively...continue...
1 CD / CPO / 2004-11-16Works: George Antheil: Symphony, for orchestra no 3 ("American"), W. 174; Tom Sawyer, overture for orchestra, W. 192; American Dance Suite no 1; McKonkey's Ferry (Washington at Trenton); A Concert Overture,...
Conductors: Wolff, Hugh
Ensemble: Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra
George Antheil was one of the craziest and most original composers to come out of 20th-century America, and his life was just as exciting and...continue...