1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2015-02-10Works: Anders Hillborg: Concerto for Clarinet ("Peacock Tales") (original version); Vagn Holmboe: Chamber Concerto no 3, for clarinet & chamber orchestra, Op. 21; Karin Rehnqvist: On A Distant Shore, concer...
Performers: Frost, Martin
Conductors: Salonen, Esa-Pekka; Hughes, Owain A.; Sundkvist, Petter; van Beek, Arie
Ensemble: Östgöta Symphonic Wind Ensemble; Aalborg Symphony Orchestra; Swedish Chamber Orchestra; Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Testifying to the multi-facetted talent of Martin Fröst as well as to the different responses that the clarinet has awakened in composers over the years,...continue...
3 CD / Sony / 2006-01-24Works: Alexander Courage: Fantasy on Gershwin's "Porgy and Bess", for violin & orchestra; George Gershwin: Preludes (3) for piano; Girl Crazy; Nice Work If You Can Get It, song (from A Damsel in Distress, f...
Performers: Bell, Joshua [Violin]; Bucknall, Nicholas; Hessian, Eddie; Laurence, Christopher; Ricotti, Frank; Schwartz, Alexys; Williams, John [Film Composer]; Wright, Gavyn
Conductors: Williams, John; Zinman, David; Salonen, Esa-Pekka
Ensemble: ; Philharmonia Orchestra; Shanghai Film Studio Children's Chorus
Personnel: Joshua Bell (violin); Alexys Schwartz (vocals); Gavyn Wright (viola); Eddie Hession (accordion); Nick Bucknall (clarinet); John Williams (piano); Chris Laurence (double bass); Frank Rico...continue...
1 CD / Ondine / 1999-02-16Works: Anders Hillborg: Concerto for Clarinet ("Peacock Tales") (original version); Liquid Marble, for orchestra; Concerto for Violin
Performers: Frost, Martin; Lindal, Anna
Conductors: Salonen, Esa-Pekka
Ensemble: Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
"Performances, led by Hillborg's pal Salonen - the liner notes include a relaxed but articulate and revealing conversation between the two - are flat-out superb....continue...