Carl Nielsen: The Concertos / Saeka Matsuyama, violin; John McCaw, clarinet; Jennifer Stinton, flute
1 CD / Musical Concepts / 2015-03-31Works: Carl Nielsen: Concerto for Violin Op. 33 (FS 61); Concerto for Clarinet, FS 129/Op. 57; Concerto for Flute, FS 119
Performers: Matsuyama, Saeka; McCaw, John; Stinton, Jennifer
Conductors: Wagner, Jan; Leppard, Raymond; Bedford, Steuart
Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra; Odense Symphony Orchestra; Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Denmark's greatest composer, Carl Nielsen is best known for his symphonie (released on Alto in 2015, ALC 2505) and his three concertos. This album presents...continue...
1 CD / Royal Philharmonic Masterworks / 2011-02-08Works: César Franck: Symphony in D minor, M 48; Les Eolides, M 43; Le Chasseur maudit (The Accursed Huntsman), symphonic poem (also arr. for piano, 4 hands), M. 44
Conductors: Leppard, Raymond
Raymond Leppard, one of the most versatile conductors on the international music scene, has been acclaimed worldwide for his orchestral and operatic performances. In four...continue...
1 CD / BBC Legends / 2008-10-14Works: Gustav Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde; Johannes Brahms: Alto Rhapsody, Op. 53
Performers: Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Mitchinson, John
Conductors: Leppard, Raymond; Boult, Adrian
Ensemble: BBC Men's Chorus; BBC Northern Symphony
Janet Baker's performance of Mahler's Das Lied von der Erde was first issued on BBC Radio Classics in 1995 and BBC Legends has vastly improved...continue...
1 CD / Warner Classics / 2007-03-20Works: Alan Rawsthorne: Practical Cats, for narrator & orchestra; Sergey Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf; Benjamin Britten: The Young person's guide to the orchestra
Conductors: Rawsthorne, Alan; Leppard, Raymond
Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra; New Philharmonic Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra