55 CD / Decca / 2013-06-04Works: Arnold Schoenberg: Pieces (5) for orchestra, Op. 16; Anton Webern: Pieces (5) for orchestra, Op. 10; Alban Berg: Pieces (3) for orchestra, Op. 6; Lulu-Suite, 5 symphonic pieces from the opera for sop...
Performers: Austin, James; Basile, Armand; Bible, Frances; Burge, David; Clatworthy, David; Dorati, Antal; Dupre, Marcel [Composer]; Fennell, Frederick [Conductor]; Fistoulari, Anatole; Frid, Geza; Galvez, Genov...
Conductors: Dorati, Antal; Kubelik, Rafael; Fistoulari, Anatole; Fennell, Frederick; Roller, A. Clyde; Hanson, Howard; Paray, Paul; Alessandro, Victor
Ensemble: ; Eastman Wind Ensemble; Members of the Eastman Wind Ensemble
Pieces (5) for Orchestra, Op. 16 by Arnold Schoenberg
Conductor: Antal Doráti
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) / 2000-02-01Works: Virgil Thomson: Symphony no 2; Symphony no 3; Pilgrims and Pioneers, for orchestra (arrangement of the film score "Journey to America"); Symphony on a Hymn Tune ("Symphony no 1")
Conductors: Sedares, James
Ensemble: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
The four works included on this disc are among Virgil Thomson's most immediately attrative scores. The 'Symphony on a Hymn Tune' dating from 1928 takes...continue...
1 CD / New World / 1999-04-20Works: Harold Shapero: Sonata for piano 4-hands; Arthur Berger: Composition for piano 4-hands; Suite for piano 4-hands; Perspectives III, for piano four-hands; Virgil Thomson: Symphony on a Hymn Tune ("Symp...
Performers: Kopp, David; Lister, Rodney
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 / 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 [Tenor Vocals]
Conductors: Bolle, James
Ensemble: Budapest Symphony Orchestra; Monadnock Festival Orchestra
1 CD / Philips / 1992-05-12Works: Colin McPhee: Tabuh-Tabuhan, toccata for orchestra; Roger Sessions: The Black Maskers, suite from the incidental music; Virgil Thomson: Symphony on a Hymn Tune ("Symphony no 1"); The Feast of Love, s...
Performers: Clatworthy, David; Hanson, Howard
Conductors: Hanson, Howard
Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Recording information: Eastman Theatre, Rochester, NY (01/1956-05/1965)....continue...