1 CD / Albany Records / 1997-12-01Works: Virgil Thomson: Preciosilla, song for voice & piano; Susie Asado; La Belle en dormant, song cycle for voice & piano; Stabat mater; Five Songs from William Blake, for baritone & piano; Four Songs to P...
Performers: Bush, Phillip; Ohrenstein, Dora; Sharp, William [Baritone Vocal]; Siebert, Glenn
"Thomson's songs, like the many character pices for piano that he wrote throughout his life, show his range as a composer better than his most...continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 1997-04-01Works: Theodore Chanler: The Children, song for voice & piano (from The Children); These, My Ophelia, for voice & piano; Amy Beach: Browning Songs (3), Op. 44; George Whitefield Chadwick: When stars are in...
Performers: Agee, James; Feeney, Leonard; Hammerstein, Oscar II; Harbach, Otto; Hoffman, William M.; Sanders, Samuel [Piano]; White, Robert
'This is a very charming record' (Gramophone)
'I felt as if I was discovering these songs for the first time' (Soundscapes, Australia)
'A delightful, imaginatively...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 1995-04-08Works: Virgil Thomson: Symphony on a Hymn Tune ("Symphony no 1"); Symphony no 2; Lord Byron, opera; From Byron's Don Juan, for tenor & orchestra; A Solemn Music, for orchestra; A Joyful Fugue, for orchestra
Performers: Hill, Martyn
Conductors: Bolle, James
Ensemble: Budapest Symphony Orchestra; Monadnock Festival Orchestra
2 CD / New World / 1992-12-08Works: Virgil Thomson: The Mother of Us All, opera
Performers: Atherton, James; Beck, Karen; Booth, Webster; Bryant, Stephen; Dunn, Mignon; Fuller, David; Godfrey, Batyah; Ives, Gene; Lewis, William; Loewengart, Steven; Mabrey, Paul; Maxwell, Linn; McDaniels, Ma...
Conductors: Leppard, Raymond
Ensemble: Santa Fe Opera Chorus