1 CD / Albany Records / 2010-02-09Works: Virgil Thomson: De profundis; Tribulationes civitatum, for chorus; O My Deir Hert, carol for chorus; Welcome to the New Year, for 2-part children's chorus & piano; The Holly and the Ivy, a Carol of t...
Performers: Greene, Katherine; Hartman, Steven; Jolles, Susan [Harp]; Mulvaney, Thomas [Percussion]; Rees, Rosalind; Vosatka, Steven
Conductors: Smith, Gregg
The story of the wide-eyed lad from Kansas City who became the toast of Paris via Harvard, one of America's most influential music critics from...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2005-09-20Works: Virgil Thomson: Synthetic Waltzes; Songs (4) to Poems of Thomas Campion; Sonata for Violin and Piano; Two by Marianne Moore; Praises and Prayers (5)
Performers: Evans, Rachel; Krakauer, David; Lang, Ellen; Reit, Alyssa; Sachs, Joel; Seltzer, Cheryl; Wu, Mia
Much of Thomson's early music, which comprises setting of Stein's poetry and the 'Synthetic Waltzes', balances modernity and classicism, and the 'Sonata for Violin &...continue...
1 CD / New World / 1998-10-01Works: Virgil Thomson: Hymns from the Old South, for chorus; Four Songs to Poems of Thomas Campion, for mezzo-soprano, clarinet, harp & viola; William Bolcom: The Mask, for chorus, piano & chamber ensemble;...
Performers: Blount, William; Cutler, Sara; Kampmeier, Margaret A.; Schulman, Louise; Verdery, Ben
Conductors: Clurman, Judith
Ensemble: St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble
1 CD / Centaur / 1994-05-01Works: Virgil Thomson: Synthetic Waltzes for 2 pianos or piano, 4 hands; Five Songs from William Blake, for baritone & piano; Collected Poems, for soprano, baritone & orchestra (or piano); Four Songs to Poe...
Performers: Cassin, Jennifer Harris; Cohen, Steven; Frohnmayer, Ellen; Frohnmayer, Philip; Lyman, Kent; McCracken, H. Jac; Skelton, John Logan; Voorhees, Rachel van
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