1 CD / Onyx Classics / 2007-10-09Works: Giya Kancheli: Styx, for viola, mixed chorus & orchestra; John Tavener: The Myrrh-Bearer, for viola, chorus & percussion
Performers: Rysanov, Maxim; Zalupe, Rihards
Conductors: Sirmais, Máris
Ukranian-born violinist Maxim Rysanov is a rising star of the classical music scene, recently named a BBC Young Generation Artist of 2007-9. Now based in...continue...
1 CD / Decca / 2006-06-13Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: Ave Maria; Liturgy of St John Chrysostom, Op. 31; John Tavener: Song for Athene; Exhortation and Kohima, for chorus; Arvo Pärt: De profundis; The Woman with the Alabaster Box...
Performers: Cooper, Julie; Davidson, Grace; Dobell, Mark; Fullbrook, Charles; Thomas, Elin Manahan; Williams, Huw [Organ]
Conductors: Christophers, Harry
Ensemble: The Sixteen
"There are 29 singers listed in the booklet, giving a rather bigger and more unfettered sound than usual from this group. Not surprising, perhaps, given...continue...