Kurt Weill: Symphonies 1 & 2; Broadway Songs; Concerto for Violin & Winds / Hampson, Hadley, Zimmermann
2 CD / EMI Classics / 2012-02-07Works: Kurt Weill: Symphony no 1 ("Berliner Symphonie"); Symphony no 2; Concerto for Violin & wind orchestra, Op. 12; One Touch of Venus; Knickerbocker Holiday; The Firebrand of Florence; Love Life; Johnny ...
Performers: Adler, Stephen; Birchall, Simon [Bass Baritone Vocals]; Carl, Jeffrey; Dee, Christopher; Dore, Michael; Edwards, Terry [Bass Vocal]; Fardell, Robert; Futral, Elizabeth [Soprano Vocals]; Green, Simon ...
Conductors: Bertini, Gary; Jansons, Mariss; McGlinn, John
Ensemble: ; BBC Symphony Orchestra; Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra; London Sinfonietta
The year 1933 marks a clear divide in the life and music of Kurt Weill (1900-1950). This was the year in which he fled Nazi...continue...
Recording information: Lyndhurst Hall, Air Studios, London (02/26/1997-03/01/1997); No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London (02/26/1997-03/01/1997); Philharmonie, Berlin (02/26/1997-03/01/1997); Lyndhurst Ha...continue...
2 CD / EMI Classics / 2009-10-20Works: Kurt Weill: Symphony no 2; Concerto for Violin & wind orchestra, Op. 12; Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny (Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny), opera; Die sieben Todsünden (The Seven De...
Performers: Archer, Robyn; Caley, Ian; Constable, John; Hampson, Thomas [Baritone vocals]; Rippon, Michael; Rolfe Johnson, Anthony [Tenor Vocal]; Ross, Elise; Tomlinson, John; Zimmermann, Frank Peter
Conductors: Jansons, Mariss; Rattle, Simon, Sir; Muldowney, Dominic; McGlinn, John
Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra; London Sinfonietta
1 CD / ATMA / 2006-09-01Works: Nino Rota: La Strada, suite from the ballet for orchestra; Kurt Weill: Symphony no 2
Performers: Beaulac, Stephane; Lupien, Denise
Conductors: Nézet-Séguin, Yannick
This recoupling/sampler serves as a fine example of the young Canadian conductor who was born in 1975. Enthusiastically applauded by both the critics and the...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Chandos Records / 2006-07-25Works: Kurt Weill: Symphony no 1 ("Berliner Symphonie"); Quodlibet for orchestra, Op. 9; Symphony no 2
Conductors: Beaumont, Antony
Ensemble: German Chamber Philharmonic Bremen
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2005-08-16Works: Kurt Weill: Symphony no 2; Symphony no 1 ("Berliner Symphonie"); Lady in the Dark, musical play
Conductors: Alsop, Marin
Ensemble: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Marin Alsop conducts her Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra in this brilliant program featuring Kurt Weill's first and second symphonies. The angular 'Symphony No. 1', completed in...continue...
1 CD / ATMA / 2005-03-01Works: Kurt Weill: Marie Galante, musical play; Die Dreigroschenoper (The Threepenny Opera), opera; Mahagonny Songspiel, for soloists & orchestra; Happy End, musical play; Youkali, tango habañera for v...
Performers: Dufresne, Diane