Russia: Choral music of Schnittke, Tanejew, Gubaidulina, Glinka, Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky / Wakako Nakaso, Sabine Czinczel, Alexander Yudenkov, Mikhail Shashkov
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2014-08-12Works: Alfred Schnittke: Sacred Hymns (3) for chorus; Sergey Rachmaninov: O Mother of God vigilantly praying (Sacred concerto), motet for chorus, TN ii/61; Sofia Gubaidulina: Hommage à Marina Tsvetayev...
Performers: Nakaso, Wakako [Soprano Vocal]; Shashkov, Mikhail; Yudenkov, Alexander
Conductors: Creed, Marcus
Ensemble: ; Stuttgart SWR Vocal Ensemble
"America" was the title of the first CD in a new series of recordings, each dedicated to the choral music of a different country, by...continue...
Recording information: SWR Funkstudio Stuttgart (2013-07-09_2013-07-11&2013-)....continue...
2 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2007-09-17Works: Sofia Gubaidulina: Johannes-Passion (St. John Passion), for soloists, double chorus, organ & orchestra; Johannes-Ostern (St. John Easter), for soloists, double chorus, organ & orchestra
Performers: Isherwood, Nicholas [Bass Baritone Vocals]; Sukmanova, Julia; Valentin, Bernd; Welch, Corby
Conductors: Rilling, Helmuth
Ensemble: Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra
Gubaidulina's mammoth St. John was written in two parts: the Passion to a commission from the International Bach Academy in Stuttgart to celebrate the 250th...continue...
2 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2001-09-04Works: Sofia Gubaidulina: Johannes-Passion (St. John Passion), for soloists, double chorus, organ & orchestra
Performers: Bezzubenkov, Gennady; Kornewa, Natalia; Lutsuk, Viktor
Conductors: Gergiev, Valery
Ensemble: Kirov Theater Orchestra
"Sofia Gubaidulina's St. John Passion is a phenomenal feat of composition. It's hard to believe that anyone could make so much from so little... The...continue...