1 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2014-03-05Works: Hector Berlioz: Les nuits d'été, Op. 7, song cycle; La Captive for voice & piano (or orchestra), Op. 12; Le Jeune Pâtre breton, for voice & piano & horn ad lib (Fleurs des landes)...
Performers: Steber, Eleanor [Soprano Vocals]
Conductors: Mitropoulos, Dimitri; Morel, Jean P.; Rudolf, Max
Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra
"Eleanor Steber's 1954 recording of Les Nuits d'ete, brilliantly conducted by Dimitri Mitropoulos, has long been famous, and now sounds better than ever in this...continue...
2 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2012-04-30Works: Frédéric Chopin: Sonata for Piano no 3 in B minor, Op. 58; Felix Mendelssohn: Lieder ohne Worte, Op. 19; Songs without words, vol 1, Op. 19b; Song Without Words for piano no 38 in A minor, ...
Performers: Gould, Glenn [Piano]
2 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2012-04-30Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony no 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian"; A Midsummer Night's Dream; Octet for strings in E flat major, Op. 20; Athalie, incidental music, Op. 74; Hebrides Overture, in B minor O...
Performers: Francescatti, Zino
Conductors: Ormandy, Eugene; Szell, George; Lane, Louis
Ensemble: Cleveland Orchestra; Cleveland Orchestra members; Philadelphia Orchestra
1 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2011-07-07Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony no 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian"; Octet for strings in E flat major, Op. 20
Performers: Dalley, John; Laredo, Jaime; Parnas, Leslie; Rhodes, Samuel [Viola]; Schneider, Alexander [Violin]; Soyer, David; Steinhardt, Arnold; Tree, Michael
Conductors: Casals, Pablo [Cello]
Ensemble: Marlboro Festival Orchestra
1 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2010-08-05Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61; Felix Mendelssohn: Concerto for Violin in D minor
Performers: Milstein, Nathan [Violin]; Szigeti, Joseph [Violin]
Conductors: Walter, Bruno
Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
1 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2010-05-26Works: Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Piano no 1 in D minor, Op. 15; Robert Schumann: Introduction and Allegro appassionato for Piano and Orchestra in G major, Op. 92; Felix Mendelssohn: Capriccio brillant f...
Performers: Serkin, Rudolf [Piano]
Conductors: Szell, George
Ensemble: Cleveland Orchestra
1 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2010-03-09Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony no 3 in A minor, Op. 56 "Scottish"; Symphony no 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian"; Hebrides Overture, in B minor Op. 26 "Fingal's Cave"
Conductors: Davis, Andrew; Szell, George
Ensemble: ; Cleveland Orchestra
1 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2010-01-11Works: Bernard de la Monnoye: Patapan; John Henry Hopkins, Jr.: We three kings; Christmas Traditional: What Child Is This? (Greensleeves); Nowell Sing We, carol (English); The Holly and the Ivy (English); G...
Performers: Biggs, E. Power [Organ]; Curtin, Phyllis
Conductors: Smith, Gregg; Kostelanetz, André
Ensemble: ; Gregg Smith Singers; New York Brass and Percussion Ensemble; Texas Boy's Choir Fort Worth
1 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2009-08-27Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: Quartet for Strings in D major, Op. 20 no 4/H 3 no 34; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Quartet for Strings no 14 in G major, K 387 "Spring"; Ludwig van Beethoven: Quartet for Strings no ...
1 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2008-11-13Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing"; Adolphe Adam: Cantique de Noël, for voice & orchestra ("Minuit, Chrétiens," "O Holy Night"); Christmas Traditional: Es ist ei...
Performers: Horne, Marilyn [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Ottley, Jerold D.
1 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2008-06-30Works: Franz Danzi: Sonata for clarinet & piano in B flat major ("Sonata Concertante"); Felix Mendelssohn: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano in E flat major; Carl Maria von Weber: Grand Duo Concertante for clar...
Performers: Neidich, Charles
1 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2008-02-28Works: Felix Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream; Franz Schubert: Ave Maria; Antonin Dvorák: Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83; Humoresques (8) for Piano, Op. 101/B 187; Slavonic Danc...
Performers: Hogner, Gunter; Leister, Karl; Schellenberger, HansJörg [Oboe/Conductor]; Schulz, Wolfgang [Flute]; Turkovic, Milan [Bassoon]
Ensemble: Ensemble Wien-Berlin
1 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2008-02-27Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, in E major Op. 21; John Wilson: Where the Bee Sucks; Take, O Take Those Lips Away; Henry Purcell: Fairy Queen, Z 629; Pelham Humfrey: The Willow S...
Performers: Addison, Adele; Amara, Lucine; Bell, Donaldson; Bressler, Charles; Chookasian, Lili; Farrell, Eileen [Soprano Vocals]; Kert, Larry; Lawrence, Carol; London, George [Baritone Vocal]; Morison, Patricia...
Conductors: Szell, George; Springfels, Mary; ; Conlon, James; Bernstein, Leonard; Salonen, Esa-Pekka; Goberman, Max; Davenport, Pembroke; Kostelanetz, André
Ensemble: ; Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra; Cleveland Orchestra; English National Opera Orchestra; New York Philharmonic; Newberry Consort; Orchestra; Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra
This selection includes spoken word recordings made in 1959 by Sir John Gielgud of "To be or not to be" from 'Hamlet,' "How sweet the moonlight sleeps upon this bank" from 'The Merchant of Venice,' an...continue...
1 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2007-12-21Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: Variations on a Theme of Chopin, for piano, Op. 22; Suite from the Violin Partita in E major; Lachtäubchen (Behr) "Polka de W.R."; Georges Bizet: L' Arlésienne, suite fo...
Performers: Laredo, Ruth
1 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2007-08-07Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Die Liebende schreibt, Op. 86/3; Songs (6) for voice & piano, Op. 86; Songs (6), Op. 47; Songs (6), Op. 57; Suleika ("Ach, um deine feuchten Schwingen"), song for voice & piano, Op...
Performers: Blegen, Judith [Soprano Vocals]; Raskin, Judith; Schick, George; Von Stade, Frederica [Mezzo-soprano vocals]; Wadsworth, Charles
1 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2007-06-04Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Trio for Piano and Strings no 2 in C minor, Op. 66; Andante & Variations for piano, 4 hands in B flat major, Op. 83a; Allegro Brillant, for piano, 4 hands in A major, Op. 92; Fanny...
Performers: Groethuysen, Andreas; Tal, Yaara
1 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2007-05-31Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Quartet for Strings no 1 in E flat major, Op. 12; Quartet for Strings no 2 in A minor, Op. 13
"Encountering the reconstituted Juilliard in the flesh was a highlight of last year's concert season for me; chamber music fans clearly have a lot to...continue...