American Classics - American Ballets - Antheil, Schuman, Gould / Joseph Levine, Ballet Theatre Orchestra
1 CD / EMI Classics / 2009-06-30Works: George Antheil: The Capital of the World Suite (3), for orchestra, W. 198; William Schuman: Undertow, ballet (choreographic episodes); Morton Gould: Fall River Legend, ballet
Conductors: Levine, Joseph
Ensemble: Ballet Theatre Orchestra
BBC Music Magazine
Three rarely heard scores for American Ballet Theatre - George Antheil's blowsy Capital of the World, William Schuman's dramatic Undertow, Morton Gould's allusively...continue...
4 CD / Testament / 2003-07-01Works: Gioachino Rossini: Semiramide; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Divertimento for 2 horns & strings in F major "A Musical Joke", K 522; William Schuman: Undertow, ballet (choreographic episodes); Darius Milha...
Performers: Bauchmann, Edmund; Cooke, George; koff, Mischa; Marlowe, Sylvia; Miller, Frank [Cello]
Conductors: Cantelli, Guido
Ensemble: NBC Symphony Orchestra
Immersed in the most contemporary music of his time, Guido Cantelli was a virtuoso conductor who used viruosity not as an end in itself, but...continue...