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 / RCA Records / 2005-02-22Works: John Tavener: Svyati, for voices & cello; Eternal Memory, for cello & strings; Akhmatova Songs, for soprano & cello (or string quartet); The Hidden Treasure; Chant, for solo cello
Performers: Bennion-Feeney, Krista; Isserlis, Steven; Phillips, Daniel; Phillips, Todd; Rozario, Patricia [Soprano Vocals]
Conductors: Spivakov, Vladimir
Ensemble: Moscow Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra
1 CD / Sony Classical / 2000-01-11Works: Arvo Pärt: Magnificat; Magnificat Antiphons (7), for chorus; Fratres; John Tavener: Out of the Night (Alleluia), for viola; Canticle of the Mother of God, for soprano & chorus; Thrinos, for cell...
Performers: Atkins, Jane; Blayden, Alastair; McFadden, Claron; Nixon, Leigh; Stirling, Michael; Welsh, Moray
Conductors: Parrott, Andrew
Ensemble: Taverner Choir
"Tavener and Part are so often grouped together that one would assume their music was interchangeable. This disc pits two extremes of the composers' styles...continue...