1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-08-26Works: William Perry: Concerto for Cello "Jamestown"; William Shakespeare: Orpheus with his lute, poem from "Henry VIII"; William Schuman: A Song of Orpheus, fantasy for cello & orchestra; Virgil Thomson: C...
Performers: Hanani, Yehuda
Conductors: Eddins, William
Ensemble: National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland
This recording presents three important yet infrequently heard American cello works. It is the first modern recording of William Schuman's 'A Song of Orpheus'; the...continue...
EMI American Classics - William Schuman: Violin Concerto; Bernstein / Leonard Slatkin, Robert McDuffie, St. Louis SO, et al
1 CD / EMI Classics / 2008-06-24Works: William Schuman: Concerto for Violin; Leonard Bernstein: Serenade for Violin and Orchestra "after Plato's Symposium"
Performers: Holmes, Richard [Percussion]; McDuffie, Robert; Sant'Ambrogio, John
Conductors: Slatkin, Leonard
Ensemble: St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
William Schuman (1910–1992) was born in the Bronx in New York City. He was both a composer and a music administrator. He took up his...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Albany Records / 2003-03-01Works: William Schuman: Credendum -- Article of Faith, for orchestra; Piano Concerto; Symphony no 4
Performers: McCabe, John [Composer, Piano]
Conductors: Miller, David A.
Ensemble: Albany Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2001-05-01Works: William Schuman: Concerto for Violin; New England Triptych; Variations on "America", arrangement for orchestra or band (after Charles Ives)
Performers: Quint, Philippe
Conductors: Serebrier, José
"This, the first release in Naxos's "American Classics" series that I have encountered, is a spectacular achievement in every respect. William Schuman was not merely,...continue...
1 CD / Video Artists International / 1995-12-12Works: David Diamond: Sonata for Piano no 1; Luigi Dallapiccola: Studies (2) for violin & piano; William Schuman: Piano Concerto
Performers: Ricci, Ruggiero; Tureck, Rosalyn
Conductors: Saidenberg, Daniel
Ensemble: Saidenberg Little Symphony
1 CD / New World / 1992-12-08Works: George Crumb: A Haunted Landscape, for orchestra; William Schuman: Colloquies (3), for horn & orchestra
Performers: Myers, Philip
Conductors: Weisberg, Arthur; Mehta, Zubin
Ensemble: New York Philharmonic