1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2012-12-11Works: Arnold Schoenberg: Pierrot Lunaire, Op. 21; Herzgewächse, song for soprano, celesta, harp & harmonium, Op. 20; Ode to Napoleon, Op. 41
Performers: Cambreling, Frederique; Nagano, Hideki; Schafer, Christine; Vassilakis, Dimitri
Conductors: Boulez, Pierre
Ensemble: Members of the Ensemble InterContemporain
The 20th century inspired music that was provocative and challenging - music that in many ways we are still corning to terms with. The ideas...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2010-01-26Works: Arnold Schoenberg: Pieces (5) for orchestra, Op. 16; Orchestral Songs (6) Op. 8; Notturno (Adagio) for violin, harp & strings in A flat major; Transcription for orchestra of Bach's Prelude & Fugue in...
Performers: Kasleanu, Liviu; Reithmayer, Johanna [Harp]; Uhl, Manuela
Conductors: Blunier, Stefan
On his first recording as the conductor of the Beethoven Orchestra of Bonn, Stefan Blunier offers a look at four important phases in the life...continue...
Recording information: Beethovenhalle Bonn (02/12/2008-02/14/2008)....continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2007-03-27Works: Arnold Schoenberg: Herzgewächse, song for soprano, celesta, harp & harmonium, Op. 20; Pierrot Lunaire, Op. 21; Orchestral Songs (4) Op. 22; Chamber Symphony no 1 in E major, Op. 9
Performers: Alley, John [Piano]; Appel, Toby; Carey, Tim; Carey, Timothy; Feld, Melanie; Hulse, Eileen; Kay, Alan R.; Komer, Chris; Lowenstern, Michael; Morelli, Frank [Bassoon]; Neidich, Charles; O'Connor, Tara...
Conductors: Craft, Robert
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra members; Philharmonia Orchestra; Twentieth Century Classics Ensemble
Arnold Schoenberg sought to write music that avoided traditional tonal implications, which eventually led him away from tonality altogether. Herzgewächse is a short piece for...continue...
1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 1998-10-20Works: Arnold Schoenberg: Pierrot Lunaire, Op. 21; Herzgewächse, song for soprano, celesta, harp & harmonium, Op. 20; Ode to Napoleon, Op. 41
Performers: Boffard, Florent; Cambreling, Frederique; Cherrier, Sophie; Conquer, Jeannne Marie; Damiens, Alain; Desjardins, Christophe; Kang, Hae Sun; Nagano, Hideki; Pittman-Jennings, David; Queyras, Jean-Guihe...
Conductors: Boulez, Pierre
Ensemble: Ensemble InterContemporain
"...The three performances are in fact all very well played, but they seem to have become progressively more free and expansive, with a finer sense...continue...
1 CD / Bridge / 1992-05-01Works: Arnold Schoenberg: Pierrot Lunaire, Op. 21; Herzgewächse, song for soprano, celesta, harp & harmonium, Op. 20
Performers: Christie, James David; Emelianoff, Andre; Flax, Laura; Jolles, Susan [Harp]; Lester, Joel; Rothenberg, Sarah; Shelton, Lucy [Soprano Vocal]; Spencer, Patricia
Conductors: Knussen, Oliver
Ensemble: Da Capo Chamber Players