2 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2011-05-24Works: André Previn: Brief Encounter, opera in 2 acts
Conductors: Summers, Patrick
The lengthy list of André Previn's talents includes composition.Brief Encounter, his second opera, is a compassionate, exquisitely touching study of emotional infidelity. Based on the...continue...
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3 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 1998-12-22Works: André Previn: A Streetcar Named Desire, opera
Performers: Fleming, Renee; Forst, Judith; Futral, Elizabeth [Soprano Vocals]; Gayer, Josepha; Gilfrey, Rodney; Griffey, Anthony Dean; Reinhardt, Ray
Conductors: Previn, Andre
Ensemble: San Francisco Opera Orchestra
1 CD / Decca / 1998-09-15Works: Bernard Herrmann: Wuthering Heights, opera; Douglas S. Moore: The Ballad of Baby Doe, opera in 2 acts; Gian Carlo Menotti: The Medium, opera; George Gershwin: Porgy and Bess; Leonard Bernstein: Candi...
Performers: Fleming, Renée
Conductors: Levine, James
Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra; New York Voices
"Fleming's voice is sumptuous, her lower register especially sounds so warmly resonant that I found myself thinking of Leontyne Price in her glory days...[and she]...continue...