2 CD / Albany Records / 2008-12-09Works: Jake Heggie: Three Decembers, chamber opera in 2 acts
Performers: Clayton, Kristin; Haggie, Jake; Phares, Keith; Summers, Patrick; Von Stade, Frederica [Mezzo-soprano vocals]
Conductors: Summers, Patrick
Ensemble: Houston Grand Opera Orchestra
Jake Heggie composed this musical play in three acts for Frederica von Stade, who has had a large influence on his composing career. Heggie was...continue...
1 CD / Decca / 2003-09-16Works: Giacomo Puccini: Gianni Schicchi, opera; Madama Butterfly (Madame Butterfly); Alfredo Catalani: La Wally; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K. 492; Così fan...
Performers: Calleja, Joseph; Chamber Orchestra of Europe; English Chamber Orchestra; Fleming, Renée; Grusin, Dave; Levine, James; London Philharmonic Orchestra, The; London Symphony Orchestra; Mackerras, ...
Conductors: Mackerras, Charles; Solti, Georg; Summers, Patrick; Tate, Jeffrey; Levine, James
Ensemble: Chamber Orchestra of Europe; English Chamber Orchestra; London Philharmonic Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra; London Voices; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra; Orchestra of St. Luke's
Personnel: Renée Fleming (soprano); Joseph Calleja (tenor); Lee Ritenour (guitar); Dave Grusin (piano).
Recording information: London, England (05/1994-05/2003); New York, NY (05/1994-05/...continue...