1 CD / ECM / 2012-02-21Works: Sofia Gubaidulina: The Lyre of Orpheus, for violin, percussion & string orchestra; Canticle of the Sun (Sonnengesang), for cello, 2 percussionists & chorus
Performers: Altstaedt, Nicolas; Kremer, Gidon; Krimer, Rostislav; Pushkarev, Andrei; Sudraba, Marta; Zalupe, Rihards
Conductors: ; Sirmais, Máris
Ensemble: ; Kremerata Baltica
Sofia Gubaidulina's 80th birthday in October 2011 generated much press coverage around the world, appropriately stressing the uniqueness and the variety of her compositional approaches....continue...
Recording information: Lockenhaus Festival, Lockenhaus, Austria....continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2003-11-25Works: Sofia Gubaidulina: Canticle of the Sun (Sonnengesang), for cello, 2 percussionists & chorus; Hommage à Marina Tsvetayeva, suite for chorus
Performers: Geringas, David; Norregaard, Alice; Nybye, Tom; Sorensen, Gert
Conductors: Parkman, Stefan
Ensemble: Danish National Radio Choir; Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
"Both works are a strenuous test for any choir and the Danish National Choir acquits itself admirably, the voice creating a warm, radiant, shimmering tone...continue...