1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2004-02-01Works: Marvin David Levy: Canto de los Marranos (Song of the Crypto Jews), for soprano & orchestra (re-written version); Shir Shel Moishe (Song of Moses), kabbalat shabbat service; Masada, for tenor, chorus...
Performers: Martinez, Ana Maria; Rideout, Vale; Troxell, Richard
Conductors: Mester, Jorge; Kiesler, Kenneth; Levi, Yoel
Ensemble: ; Ernst Senff Choir
"Well, the performances are excellent. The contributions of the two orchestras are beyond reproach, while all the soloists acquit themselves admirably... If you like Levy,...continue...
2 CD / Naïve / 2003-10-01Works: Giacomo Puccini: Edgar, opera
Performers: Cigni, Carlo; Jenis, Dalibor; McCormick, Mary Ann; Nemtanu, Sarah [Violin]; Tanner, Carl; Varády, Julia [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Levi, Yoel
Ensemble: ORTF Chorus
The plot for 'Edgar', Puccini's second opera, is set in 13th century Flanders and portrays a tenor hero torn between the pure Fidelia and the...continue...