All Star Orchestra III & IV: 'The New World and its Music' - Dvorak: Symphony no 9; Zwilich: Avanti!; 'Politics and Art' - Shostakovich: Symphony no 5 / Gerard Schwarz [DVD]
1 DVD Video / Naxos (USA) / 2013-11-19Works: Antonín Dvorák: Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World"; Ellen Taaffe Zwilich: Avanti!; Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony no 5 in D minor, Op. 47
Conductors: Schwarz, Gerard
Ensemble: All Star Orchestra
The All-Star Orchestra gives you a front row seat to the world's greatest music, performed by top players chosen from over 30 great American orchestras....continue...
Run Time: 114 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1, PCM Stereo 2.0
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2010-09-28Works: Ellen Taaffe Zwilich: Millennium Fantasy, for piano & orchestra; Images, for 2 pianos & orchestra; Peanuts Gallery, for piano & orchestra
Performers: Biegel, Jeffrey; Gainsford, Read; Williams, Heidi Louise
Conductors: Jimenez, Alexander
Among America's most admired, awarded and frequently performed composers, Ellen Taafe Zwilich, who celebrated her 70th birthday in 2009, remains young at heart. Performed here...continue...
Recording information: Opperman Music Hall, FSU, Tallahassee, FL (04/04/2009-04/05/2009)....continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2005-09-20Works: Ellen Taaffe Zwilich: Concerto for Violin & Orchestra; Rituals, for 5 percussionists & orchestra
Performers: Frank, Pamela
Conductors: Stern, Michael
Ensemble: Nexus; Saarbrücken Radio Symphony Orchestra
This recording presents world premiere recordings of two works by Ellen Zwilich, one of America's most treasured composers. The 'Concerto for Violin' was heralded by...continue...