Maurizio Pollini: 20th Century / Abbado, Sinopoli, Symphonie-Orchester des Bayerischen Rund and Berliner Philharmoniker
6 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2011-12-20Works: Igor Stravinsky: Movements (3) from Pétrouchka; Sergey Prokofiev: Sonata for Piano no 7 in B flat major, Op. 83; Anton Webern: Variations for piano, Op. 27; Pierre Boulez: Sonata for Piano no ...
Performers: Pollini, Maurizio; Taskova, Slavka
Conductors: Sinopoli, Giuseppe; Abbado, Claudio
From the outset of his recording career, Maurizio Pollini has championed modern music - in benchmark accounts of Bartók, Boulez, Manzoni, Nono, Prokofiev, Schoenberg, Stravinsky...continue...
2 CD / Chrome Dreams / 2011-03-08Works: Richard Wagner: Die Walküre; Igor Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring; A Soldiers Tale; Anton Webern: Op. 9; Gustav Holst: The Planets; Edgard Varèse: Hyperprism; George Antheil: Ballet Mecaniqu...
Performers: Hollweg, Ilse
Conductors: Knappertsbusch, Hans; Stravinsky, Igor; Holst, Gustav [Composer]; Ravel, Maurice [Composer]; Partch, Harry [Composer]; Penderecki, Krzysztof
Ensemble: ; Gate 5 Ensemble of the World
Frank Zappa was never shy about citing the influence of modern classical music on him, especially in its more avant-garde aspects, listing various of his favorites on the 1966 debut album by his band ...continue...
2 Super Audio CD / Neos Production / 2008-07-29Works: Luigi Nono: Guai ai gelidi mostri, for 2 altos, flute, clarinet, tuba, viola, cello, bass & live electronics; Quando stanno morendo "Polish Diary no 2"
Performers: Burger, Klaus; Fabbriciani, Roberto; Heilmann, Heike; Hoffmann, Petra; Knight, Susan; Lubchansky, Alexandra; Molinari, Ernesto; Schneider, Ulrich; Theus, Christine
Conductors: Richard, Andre
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1 Super Audio CD / Col Legno / 2008-05-01Works: Luigi Nono: "Ha venido". Canciones para Silvia, for soprano & chorus of 6 sopranos; Donde estàs, hermano?, for 2 sopranos, mezzo & alto; Canti di vita e d'amore; Sarà dolce tacere, for 8 vo...
Performers: Borgir, Erik; Grehl, Pirmin; Luz, Angelika
Conductors: Schreier, Manfred
2 Super Audio CD / Col Legno / 2008-05-01Works: Luigi Nono: Prometeo Suite
Performers: Bair-Ivenz, Monika; Hoffmann, Petra; Mayer, Hubert
Conductors: Ryan, Kwame; Hirsch, Peter
Ensemble: Ensemble Recherche; Members of the SWR Baden-Baden and Freiburg Sympho; Solistenensemble des Philharmonischen Orchesters F
1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon Imports / 2007-06-12Works: Luigi Nono: Como una ola de fuerza y luz, for soprano, piano, orchestra & tape; ...sofferte onde serene..., for piano & tape; Contrappunto dialettico alla mente, for tape
Performers: Bove, Cadigia; Mazzoni, Marisa; Pollini, Maurizio; Taskova, Slavka; Troni, Umberto; Vicini, Elena
Conductors: Abbado, Claudio
Luigi Nono was one of the most original and influential composers to emerge from post war Italy. Having always guided by a keen awareness of...continue...
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2006-03-03Works: Richard Strauss: Der Abend ("Senke strahlender Gott!"), song for chorus, Op. 34/1 (TrV 182/1); Hymne ("Jakob! Dein verlorner Sohn"), song for chorus, Op. 34/2 (TrV 182/2); Luigi Nono: Sarà dolce...
Performers: Müller, Thorsten; Nikiforov, Mikhael; Pfeifer, Julius; Schappé, Eva-Maria; Seul, Anna; Steube-König, Kerstin; Yudenkov, Alexander
Conductors: Creed, Marcus
Ensemble: ; Les Percussions de Strasbourg
This recording presents three different, utterly contrasting responses to the quest for expression and the solution to the old problem of how to merge text...continue...
1 CD / Stradivarius / 2006-01-10Works: Azio Corghi: Ricordando te, lontano, for voice & piano; Luigi Dallapiccola: Tre Poemi, for voice & chamber ensemble; Domenico Guaccero: Tre Liriche di Montale, for voice & piano; Luigi Nono: La fabbr...
Performers: Piacentini, Riccardo; Scandaletti, Tiziana
Ensemble: Duo Alterno
Here is the first volume in a series surveying the great modern Italian composers of lyric chamber music for voice, from Dallapiccola and Petrassi onward,...continue...
13 CD / Deutsche Grammophon Imports / 2002-03-12Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Piano no 23 in A major, K 488; Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Piano no 5 "Emperor"; Concerto for Piano no 3 in C minor, Op. 37; Concerto for Piano no 4 in G ...
Performers: Pollini, Maurizio; Taskova, Slavka
Conductors: Böhm, Karl; Abbado, Claudio; Sinopoli, Giuseppe; Katlewicz, Jerzy; Karajan, Herbert von
Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra; Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra; Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
In celebration of thirty years of artistic collaboration with one of the legendary pianists of our time, Deutsche Grammophon has released this special edition boxed...continue...
2 CD / Warner Classics / 2001-06-19Works: Luigi Nono: Al gran sole carico d'amore, opera for soloists, choruses, orchestra & tape
Performers: Barainsky, Claudia; Holzapfel, Helmut; Kleindienst, Stella; Liebermann, Melinda; Marquardt, Markus; Munkittrick, Mark; Winter, Urs; Wittmoser, Carsten
Conductors: Zagrosek, Lothar
Ensemble: Stuttgart State Opera Orchestra
"I had been anticipating this for months, and I am not disappointed... Stuttgart is doing some very cool work these days, especially with the new...continue...
Luigi Nono: La fabbrica illuminata; Ha venido, Canciones para Silvia; Ricorda cosa ti hanno fatto in Auschwitz
1 CD / Wergo / 1992-08-01Works: Luigi Nono: La fabbrica illuminata, for voice & tape; "Ha venido". Canciones para Silvia, for soprano & chorus of 6 sopranos; Ricorda cosa ti hanno fatto in Auschwitz, for tape
Performers: Henius, Carla; Miller, Barbara; Woytowicz, Stefania
Conductors: Bertola, Giulio; Gottwald, Clytus
"La Fabbrica Illuminata" (The Illuminated Factory) is for woman's voice and four-channel magnetic tape that uses noises and speech sounds recorded in a factory. These were combined with choral and ele...continue...