Live at the Kulturpalast Dresden - The SWR Big Band plays Duke ellington, George Gershwin and Sammy Nestico
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2012-08-28Works: Sammy Nestico: A Swingphonic Collection, for big band; George Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue, for piano & orchestra (orchestrated by F. Grofé); Duke Ellington: Harlem (A Tone Parallel to Harlem), ...
Performers: Farrent, Karl; Godfroid, Marc; Kuhn, Axel [Bass]; Paquette, Pierre; Wagenleiter, Klaus; Wayne Marshall [Piano/Organ]
Conductors: Marshall, Wayne
Perhaps no other musical style has exerted a greater influence on the culture of the first half of the 20th century than Jazz. This utterly...continue...
Recording information: Kulturpalast Dresden (07/17/2011).
The phrase "German swing" may still cause a few hairs to stand up on the back of the neck, but this competent release is more the produ...continue...
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2010-05-25Works: Camille Saint-Saëns: Concerto for Piano no 5 in F major, Op. 103 "Egyptian"; George Gershwin: Concerto for Piano in F major
Performers: Richter, Sviatoslav
Conductors: Eschenbach, Christoph
This recording of the 1993 Schwetzingen Festival has already achieved cult status. The then 78-year-old Sviatoslav Richter plays for the first and last time in...continue...
Recording information: Schwetzingen Rokokotheater (05/30/1993)....continue...
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2005-01-11Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Coriolan Overture in C minor, Op. 62; Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92; Maurice Ravel: Trois chansons, for chorus (or voice & piano); Max Reger: Sonata for violin & piano no 6 i...
Performers: Dickie, Murray; Erlich, Nachum; Mauser, Siegfried; Meyer, Wolfgang [Clarinet]; Nemtsov, Jascha; Silja, Anja; Stader, Maria; Wiener, Otto
Conductors: Schuricht, Carl; Huber, Rupert; Zender, Hans; Nowak, Grzegorz; Norrington, Roger; Kagel, Mauricio; Cambreling, Sylvain; Holliger, Heinz; Nestico, Sammy Big Band; Gielen, Michael
Ensemble: ; Stuttgarter Lehrergesangverein; The SWR Big Band
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 1998-02-16Works: Eustache du Caurroy: Benedictus; Isaac Albéniz: Cantos de Espagna, Op. 232; Antonio Vivaldi: Work(s); Franz Schubert: Symphony no 5 in B flat major, D 485; Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov: Caucasian Sk...
Performers: Eckert, Dieter; Hutter, Ernst; Marrs, Dale; PoBl, Andreas
Ensemble: Stuttgart Brass Quartett