1 800 222 6872

Wit, Antoni > Soprano

Antoni Wit Conducts Henryk Gorecki / Zofia Kilanowicz, Andrzej Dobber, Anna Gorecka, Carol Wiincenc [3 CDs]
Antoni Wit Conducts Henryk Gorecki / Zofia Kilanowicz, Andrzej Dobber, Anna Gorecka, Carol Wiincenc [3 CDs]

3 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2013-11-19

Works: Henryk Mikolaj Górecki: Symphony no 3, Op. 36 ("Symphony of Sorrowful Songs"); Pieces (3) in the Olden Style, for string orchestra; Beatus vir, for baritone, chorus & orchestra, Op. 38; Sympho...
Performers: Dobber, Andrzej; Gorecka, Anna; Kilanowisz, Zofia; Wincenc, Carol
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
Ensemble: ; Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra; Polish Radio Choir; Silesian Philharmonic Choir; Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra

A leading figure of the Polish avant-garde in the slowly cooling, post-Stalin atmosphere, Henryk Gorecki's uncompromising early, serialist, musical language gave way to the mystic...continue...
Recording information: Poland....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$27.99   $23.74
In Stock
Add to Cart
NXS 8503268
Witold Lutoslawski Centenary Edition: Symphonies; Concertos; Choral and Vocal Works / Antoni Wit
Witold Lutoslawski Centenary Edition: Symphonies; Concertos; Choral and Vocal Works / Antoni Wit

10 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2013-08-27

Works: Witold Lutoslawski: Symphony no 1; Silesian Triptych, for soprano & orchestra (collabration with Bryston); Venetian Games; Chantefleurs et Chantefables (Songflowers and songfables), for soprano & orc...
Performers: Anderson, Valdine; Bakowski, Krzysztof; Bauer, Andrzej; Glemser, Bernd [Piano]; Imajishi, Fujiko; Kaleta, Zbigniew; Krupa, Arkadiusz; Kruszewski, Adam; Kryger, Urszula; Kusiewicz, Piotr; Kwiatkowski,...
Conductors: Wit, Antoni; Lutoslawski, Witold
Ensemble: ; New Music Concerts Ensemble; Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra

This 10 CD boxed set of recordings previously issued as single CDs is released to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Witold Lutoslawski....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$74.49   $63.64
In Stock
Add to Cart
NXS 8501066
Krzysztof Penderecki: Kosmogonia; Canticum Canticorum Salomonis / Pasichnyk, Bartminski, Koniecszny, Artysz
Krzysztof Penderecki: Kosmogonia; Canticum Canticorum Salomonis / Pasichnyk, Bartminski, Koniecszny, Artysz

1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2012-09-25

Works: Krzysztof Penderecki: Hymn to St. Adelbert, for chorus & orchestra; Song of the Cherubim (Ize Cheruwimy), for chorus; Canticum canticorum Salomonis, for chorus & orchestra; Cosmogony, for 4 soloists,...
Performers: Bartminski, Rafal; Konieczny, Tomasz [Bass Vocal]; Pasichnyk, Olga
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
Ensemble: ; Warsaw Philharmonic Choir

The range of Penderecki's music is exemplified by this disc, which presents five works written over a period of nearly 40 years. Hymne an den...continue...
Recording information: Warsaw Philharmonic Hall, Warsaw, Poland....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$10.99   $9.49
Back Ordered
Add to Cart
Add MP3 to Cart
MP3 album (320kbps) - Price $7.99
NXS 8572481
Penderecki: Symphonies & Other Orchestral Works / Antoni Wit [5 CDs]
Penderecki: Symphonies & Other Orchestral Works / Antoni Wit [5 CDs]

5 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2012-08-28

Works: Krzysztof Penderecki: Symphony no 7 "Seven Gates of Jerusalem"; Symphony no 3; Threnody for the Victims of Hiroshima; Fluorescences, for orchestra; De Natura Sonoris II, for orchestra; Symphony no 2 ...
Performers: Brek, Jaroslaw; Lubanska, Anna; Mikolaj, Aga; Minkiewicz, Ryszard; Ochman, Wieslaw; Pasichnyk, Olga; Rehlis, Agnieszka; Tesarowicz, Romuald
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
Ensemble: ; Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra; Warsaw National Philharmonic Choir

"Antoni Wit's ongoing cycle of Penderecki orchestral works is yet another of those truly outstanding Naxos projects that's unlikely to get the attention it deserves....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$42.99   $36.97
In Stock
Add to Cart
NXS 8505231
Penderecki: Credo / Antoni Wit
Penderecki: Credo / Antoni Wit

1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2010-09-28

Works: Krzysztof Penderecki: Credo, for soloists, boys' choir, chorus & orchestra; Cantata in honorem Almae Matris Universitatis Iagellonicae, for chorus & orchestra
Performers: Bartminski, Rafal; Hossa, Iwona; Lukomski, Remigiusz; Mikolaj, Aga
Conductors: Wit, Antoni

Described by USA Today as "one of Penderecki's most colorful and extroverted [pieces]", the Credo is a sweeping, lavishly scored and highly Romantic setting of...continue...
Recording information: Warsaw Philharmonic Hall, Warsaw, Poland....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$10.99   $9.49
In Stock
Add to Cart
Add MP3 to Cart
MP3 album (320kbps) - Price $7.99
HBDirect Recommended Recording NXS 8572032
Masterworks of 20th Century - Penderecki
Masterworks of 20th Century - Penderecki

5 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2009-09-29

Works: Krzysztof Penderecki: Utrenia I; Utrenia II; Polish Requiem; Passio et mors domini nostri Jesu Christi secundum Lucam "Saint Luke Passion"; Te Deum; Hymne an den heiligen Daniel; Polymorphia
Performers: Hossa, Iwona; Klosinska, Izabella; Kruszewski, Adam; Kusiewicz, Piotr; Malanowicz, Jaroslaw; Minkiewicz, Ryszard; Nowacki, Piotr; Rehlis, Agnieszka; Tesarowicz, Romuald; Zdunikowski, Adam
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
Ensemble: Warsaw National Philharmonic Orchestra; Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra

Penderecki is without a doubt one of the most influential and respected composers of the 20th and 21st centuries. This collection contains his most important...continue...

 (1)
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$32.99   $28.49
In Stock
Add to Cart
NXS 8505224
Sonic Rebellion - An Alternative Classical Collection [B&N exclusive]
Sonic Rebellion - An Alternative Classical Collection [B&N exclusive]

1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2009-08-25

Works: John Adams: Short Ride in a Fast Machine, fanfare for orchestra; Philip Glass: Concerto for Violin; Henryk Mikolaj Górecki: Symphony no 3, Op. 36 ("Symphony of Sorrowful Songs"); George Antheil:...
Performers: Anthony, Adele; Berman, Boris; Crawford, Peter; Jones, Angharad Gruffydd; Kilanowisz, Zofia; Mikkola, Laura; Nowacki, Piotr; Rehlis, Agnieszka; Zdunikowski, Adam
Conductors: Alsop, Marin; Yuasa, Takuo; Wit, Antoni; Spalding, Daniel; Edison, Noel; Summerly, Jeremy; ; Milanov, Rossen
Ensemble: ; Amici Ensemble; Forestare
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$7.49   $6.17
In Stock
Add to Cart
NXS 8572090
Penderecki: Utrenja / Wit, Hossa, Rehlis, Kusiewicz, et al
Penderecki: Utrenja / Wit, Hossa, Rehlis, Kusiewicz, et al

1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2009-04-28

Works: Krzysztof Penderecki: Utrenia I; Utrenia II
Performers: Hossa, Iwona; Kusiewicz, Piotr; Nowacki, Piotr; Rehlis, Agnieszka
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
Ensemble: Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra

Penderecki's 'Utrenja' was inspired by the Orthodox liturgy for Holy Saturday with its focus on the lamentation of Christ's death and the Easter Sunday morning...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$10.99   $9.49
In Stock
Add to Cart
Add MP3 to Cart
MP3 album (320kbps) - Price $7.99
NXS 8572031
Szymanowski: Stabat Mater, Veni Creator, Litany to the Virgin Mary, etc / Wit, Warsaw PO and Choir
Szymanowski: Stabat Mater, Veni Creator, Litany to the Virgin Mary, etc / Wit, Warsaw PO and Choir

1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-09-30

Works: Karol Szymanowski: Stabat mater, Op. 53; Veni Creator, for soprano, chorus, orchestra & organ, Op. 57, M67; Litany to the Virgin Mary, Op. 59; Demeter, Op. 37b; Penthesilea, for soprano & orchestra, ...
Performers: Brek, Jaroslaw; Hossa, Iwona; Marciniec, Ewa
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
Ensemble: Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra

 (1)
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$10.99   $9.49
In Stock
Add to Cart
Add MP3 to Cart
MP3 album (320kbps) - Price $7.99
NXS 8570724
EMI 20th Century Classics - Szymanowski: Violin Concerti, Symphony no 3, etc / Maksymiuk, Wit, Semkow, et al
EMI 20th Century Classics - Szymanowski: Violin Concerti, Symphony no 3, etc / Maksymiuk, Wit, Semkow, et al

2 CD / Warner Classics / 2008-07-22

Works: Karol Szymanowski: Concerto for Violin no 1, Op. 35, M37; Concerto for Violin no 2, Op. 61; Symphony no 4, Op. 60 "Symphonie concertante"; Symphony no 3, Op. 27 "Song of the Night"; Litany to the Vir...
Performers: Gadulanka, Jadwiga; Hiolski, Andrzej; Kulka, Konstanty; Ochman, Wieslaw; Paleczny, Piotr; Rappe, Jadwiga
Conductors: Maksymiuk, Jerzy; Semkov, Jerzy; Wit, Antoni
Ensemble: ; Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra Katowice; Polish Radio/TV Chorus, Cracow
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$15.99   $11.63
In Stock
Add to Cart
WRNC 068702
Penderecki: Symphony no 8 / Wit, et al
Penderecki: Symphony no 8 / Wit, et al

1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-01-29

Works: Krzysztof Penderecki: Symphony no 8 "Lieder Vergänglichkeit"; Dies Irae; Psalms of David
Performers: Brek, Jaroslaw; Drabowicz, Wojciech; Kaune, Michaela; Minkiewicz, Ryszard; Rehlis, Agnieszka
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
Ensemble: Warsaw National Philharmonic Choir; Warsaw National Philharmonic Orchestra

"Antoni Wit's Naxos recordings, particularly those of contemporary music, have been almost uniformly splendid, and this one is no exception. He summons terrific playing from...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$10.99   $9.49
In Stock
Add to Cart
Add MP3 to Cart
MP3 album (320kbps) - Price $7.99
HBDirect Recommended Recording NXS 8570450
Penderecki: Te Deum, Polymorphia, etc / Wit, et al
Penderecki: Te Deum, Polymorphia, etc / Wit, et al

1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2007-09-25

Works: Krzysztof Penderecki: Te Deum; Hymne an den heiligen Daniel; Polymorphia; Polish Requiem
Performers: Klosinska, Izabella; Nowacki, Piotr; Rehlis, Agnieszka; Zdunikowski, Adam
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
Ensemble: Warsaw National Philharmonic Orchestra

Since 1966, with the composition of the St Luke Passion, Penderecki has enjoyed an international reputation for music that blends direct, emotional appeal with contemporary...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$10.99   $9.49
In Stock
Add to Cart
Add MP3 to Cart
MP3 album (320kbps) - Price $7.99
NXS 8557980
Discover - Choral Music
Discover - Choral Music

2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2007-08-28

Works: Gregorian Chant: Crux fidelis, inter omnes, hymn (GR 182); Josquin Desprez: Ave Maria... virgo serena, motet for 4 parts; John Taverner: Missa "Gloria Tibi Trinitas" for six voices; Christe Jesu, pas...
Performers: Bentch, Timothy; Cooper, Gary [Keyboardist]; Drabowicz, Wojciech; Kubiak, Barbara; Laurence Cummings [Conductor/Harpsichord]; Nowacki, Piotr
Conductors: Helbich, Wolfgang; Antal, Mátyás; Oberfrank, Géza; Christophers, Harry; Halász, Michael; Drahos, Béla; Spering, Andreas; Rilling, Helmuth; Rahbari, Alexander; Talmi...
Ensemble: ; Alsfeld Vocal Ensemble; I Febiarmonici (Baroque Orchestra); The Sixteen

Discover Choral Music surveys and explains the development of choral music from medieval plainchant to contemporary favorites like John Rutter and Arvo Part, via Renaissance...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$10.99   $9.49
In Stock
Add to Cart
NXS 8558198
Penderecki: Symphony no 7 / Wit, Warsaw National PO, et al
Penderecki: Symphony no 7 / Wit, Warsaw National PO, et al

1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2006-10-31

Works: Krzysztof Penderecki: Symphony no 7 "Seven Gates of Jerusalem"
Performers: Mikolaj, Aga; Ochman, Wieslaw; Pasiecznik, Olga; Tesarowicz, Romuald
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
Ensemble: Warsaw National Philharmonic Orchestra

"Antoni Wit's ongoing cycle of Penderecki orchestral works is yet another of those truly outstanding Naxos projects that's unlikely to get the attention it deserves....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$10.99   $9.49
Low Stock
Add to Cart
Add MP3 to Cart
MP3 album (320kbps) - Price $7.99
HBDirect Recommended Recording NXS 8557766
Mahler: Symphony no 8 / Wit, Warsaw National PO, et al
Mahler: Symphony no 8 / Wit, Warsaw National PO, et al

2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2006-04-18

Works: Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 8 in E flat major
Performers: Bentch, Timothy; Boberska, Marta; Drabowicz, Wojciech; Klosinska, Izabella; Kubiak, Barbara; Nowacki, Piotr
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
Ensemble: Warsaw National Philharmonic Orchestra

With its enormous vocal, choral and orchestral forces, Mahler's Eighth Symphony, later to be dubbed 'Symphony of a Thousand', is one of the largest and...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$21.99   $18.87
In Stock
Add to Cart
Add MP3 to Cart
MP3 album (320kbps) - Price $15.98
NXS 8550533
Discover - Music of the 20th Century
Discover - Music of the 20th Century

2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2005-11-01

Works: Claude Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune; Arnold Schoenberg: Pieces (5) for piano, Op. 23; Alban Berg: Concerto for Violin; Anton Webern: Pieces (5) for orchestra, Op. 1...
Performers: Aitken, Robert [Flute]; Berman, Boris; Biret, Idil [Piano]; Heaton, Roger; Hill, Peter; Hirsch, Rebecca; Kilanowisz, Zofia; Kormendi, Klara
Conductors: Rahbari, Alexander; Klas, Eri; Yuasa, Takuo; Craft, Robert; Sanderling, Stefan; Bakels, Kees; Lenárd, Ondrej; Mogrelia, Andrew; Slovák, Ladislav; Gunzenhauser, Stephen; Bateman, Paul; S...
Ensemble: ; Amici Ensemble

Discover Music of the 20th Century is a comprehensive and easily digestible guide, leading us through the diverse, innovative and controversial music of this era....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$10.99   $9.49
Low Stock
Add to Cart
NXS 8558168
Wojciech Kilar: Tryptyk / The Triptych
Wojciech Kilar: Tryptyk / The Triptych

1 CD / Dux (Poland) / 2005-04-01

Works: Wojciech Kilar: Bogurodzica, for chorus & orchestra; Angelus, for soprano, mixed choir & orchestra; Exodus for mixed chorus & orchestra
Performers: Klosinska, Izabella
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$21.99   $18.87
In Stock
Add to Cart
DUX 484
Penderecki: A Polish Requiem / Wit, et al
Penderecki: A Polish Requiem / Wit, et al

2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2005-01-18

Works: Krzysztof Penderecki: Polish Requiem
Performers: Klosinska, Izabella; Minkiewicz, Ryszard; Nowacki, Piotr
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
Ensemble: Warsaw National Philharmonic Choir

Written for four soloists, large mixed chorus and an orchestra featuring quadruple winds and six horns, 'A Polish Requiem' is among Penderecki's most powerful and...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$21.99   $18.87
In Stock
Add to Cart
Add MP3 to Cart
MP3 album (320kbps) - Price $15.98
HBDirect Recommended Recording NXS 8557386
Penderecki: St. Luke Passion / Wit, Warsaw National, et al
Penderecki: St. Luke Passion / Wit, Warsaw National, et al

1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2004-01-01

Works: Krzysztof Penderecki: Passio et mors domini nostri Jesu Christi secundum Lucam "Saint Luke Passion"
Performers: Klosinska, Izabella; Kruszewski, Adam; Malanowicz, Jaroslaw; Tesarowicz, Romuald
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
Ensemble: Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra

"The work's formidable technical difficulties and the sheer logistical challenge of performing it are probably why even the biggest and best of established performing institutions...continue...

 (1)
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$10.99   $9.49
In Stock
Add to Cart
Add MP3 to Cart
MP3 album (320kbps) - Price $7.99
HBDirect Recommended Recording NXS 8557149
Karol Szymanowski: Stabat Mater; Litania; Demeter
Karol Szymanowski: Stabat Mater; Litania; Demeter

1 CD / Dux (Poland) / 2003-04-22

Works: Karol Szymanowski: Stabat mater, Op. 53; Litany to the Virgin Mary, Op. 59; Demeter, Op. 37b
Performers: Gadulanka, Jadwiga; Hiolski, Andrzej
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$21.99   $18.87
In Stock
Add to Cart
Add MP3 to Cart
MP3 album (320kbps) - Price $9.99
DUX 349
The Instruments of the Orchestra / Jeremy Siepmann
The Instruments of the Orchestra / Jeremy Siepmann

7 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2002-11-01

Works: Jeremy Siepmann: The Instruments of the Orchestra, narration with musical excerpts; Anonymous, Troubadour: Domna, pos vos ay chausida; Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dances (21) for orchestra, WoO 1; Con...
Performers: Andresen, Ivar; Banks, Kevin; Banowetz, Joseph; Biret, Idil [Piano]; Bisengaliev, Marat; Bloch, Thomas; Bostridge, Ian; Burashko, Andrew; Cano, Carmen; Castets, Maryse; Chapelle, Corinne; Clynes, Man...
Conductors: Elmendorff, Karl; Posch, Michael; Bogár, István; Gunzenhauser, Stephen; Ward, Nicholas; Wildner, Johannes; Müller-Brühl, Helmut; Studt, Richard; Mogrelia, Andrew; Clark, Keith...
Ensemble: ; Accentus; Accentus Austria (Early Music); Almanac Singers; Aradia Ensemble; Bayreuth Festival Orchestra; Bournemouth Sinfonietta; BRT Philharmonic Orchestra; Brussels Belgian Radio & TV Philharmoni...

Not just a cursory overview of the instruments, this is a set of portraits in depth, featuring individual instruments in many contexts (orchestral, chamber, folk,...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$42.99   $36.97
Low Stock
Add to Cart
NXS 8558040
21st Century Classics - Kilar: Krzesany, etc / Wit, et al
21st Century Classics - Kilar: Krzesany, etc / Wit, et al

1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2002-02-01

Works: Wojciech Kilar: Krzesany; Angelus, for soprano, mixed choir & orchestra; Exodus for mixed chorus & orchestra; Victoria, for mixed choir & orchestra
Performers: Papian, Hasmik
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
Ensemble: Polish Radio/TV Symphony Orchestra, Katowice

"Kilar is probably best known in this country for his film scores, particularly for Jane Campion's 'Portrait of a Lady' and Francis Ford Coppola's 'Bram...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$10.99   $9.49
Low Stock
Add to Cart
Add MP3 to Cart
MP3 album (320kbps) - Price $7.99
HBDirect Recommended Recording NXS 8554788
Górecki: Symphony no 2, etc / Wit, Kilanowicz, Dobber, et al
Górecki: Symphony no 2, etc / Wit, Kilanowicz, Dobber, et al

1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2001-04-01

Works: Henryk Mikolaj Górecki: Beatus vir, for baritone, chorus & orchestra, Op. 38; Symphony no 2, for soprano, baritone, chorus & orchestra ("Copernicana"), Op. 31
Performers: Kilanowisz, Zofia
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
Ensemble: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra; Polish Radio/TV Chorus

"...Listeners moved by [Gorecki's Third Symphony, the "Symphony of Sorrowful Songs"] naturally have wished to explore more of Gorecki's work, and have found - often...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$10.99   $9.49
Low Stock
Add to Cart
Add MP3 to Cart
MP3 album (320kbps) - Price $7.99
HBDirect Recommended Recording NXS 8555375
Gorecki: Symphony No. 3
Gorecki: Symphony No. 3

1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 1994-04-12

Works: Henryk Mikolaj Górecki: Symphony no 3, Op. 36 ("Symphony of Sorrowful Songs"); Pieces (3) in the Olden Style, for string orchestra
Performers: Kilanowisz, Zofia
Conductors: Wit, Antoni

"What impresses me most about this performance is its spirituality." -Gramophone. "***" (3 Stars) -Penguin Guide. "*****" (5 Stars) -Classic CD...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$10.99   $9.49
In Stock
Add to Cart
Add MP3 to Cart
MP3 album (320kbps) - Price $7.99
HBDirect Recommended Recording NXS 8550822
Mahler: Symphony No. 2
Mahler: Symphony No. 2

2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 1993-11-04

Works: Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 2 in C minor "Resurrection"
Performers: Lisowska, Hanna
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$21.99   $18.87
In Stock
Add to Cart
Add MP3 to Cart
MP3 album (320kbps) - Price $15.98
NXS 8550523
Mahler: Symphony No. 4
Mahler: Symphony No. 4

1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 1993-05-28

Works: Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 4 in G major
Performers: Russell, Lynda
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$10.99   $9.49
In Stock
Add to Cart
Add MP3 to Cart
MP3 album (320kbps) - Price $7.99
NXS 8550527
 
     Sort: