Augusta Read Thomas (b.1964): Aureole; Carillon Sky; Words of the Sea; Terpsichore's Dream; In My Sky at Twilight Boulez, Chicago SO et al.
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2014-02-01Works: Augusta Read Thomas: Aureole, for orchestra; Words of the Sea, for orchestra; In My Sky at Twilight, for soprano & ensemble; Carillon Sky, for violin & chamber orchestra; Terpsichore's Dream, for cha...
Performers: Brandes, Christine; Dodge, Baird; Heustis, Greg [Horn]
Conductors: Colnot, Cliff; Boulez, Pierre; Knussen, Oliver; Delaney, Jack
Ensemble: ; Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Meadows Wind Ensemble; Music Now Ensemble; MusicNOW Ensemble
Among today's composers, Augusta Read Thomas has remained consistent in blazing her own path. In this she has undoubtedly been aided by her cosmopolitan training,...continue...
2 CD / Decca Import / 2008-01-09Works: Mark-Anthony Turnage: Some Days, for mezzo-soprano & orchestra (or orchestra); Your Rockaby, mini concerto for saxophone & orchestra; Night Dances, for chamber group & orchestra; Dispelling the Fears...
Performers: Clarey, Cynthia; Constable, John [Keyboards]; Dierksen, Uwe; Erskine, Peter; Forman, William; Hardenberger, Håkan [Trumpet]; Hulse, Gareth; Nockles, Bruce; Ollu, Franck; Robertson, Martin; Scof...
Conductors: Haitink, Bernard; Davis, Andrew; Knussen, Oliver; Harding, Daniel; Rundel, Peter
Ensemble: ; Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Ensemble Modern (Frankfurt); London Sinfonietta; Philharmonia Orchestra
1 CD / Albany Records / 2007-12-01Works: Shulamit Ran: Legends, for orchestra; Concerto for Violin
Performers: Shapira, Ittai
Conductors: Barenboim, Daniel; Hazlewood, Charles
Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra; Chicago Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Sony Classical / 2007-07-31Works: Rabih Abou-Khalil: Arabian Waltz; Osvaldo Golijov: Night of the Flying Horses, suite for soprano & orchestra; Hai-Hai Huang: Galloping Horses, for pipa & bass; Zhou Long: Poems from Tang; Sandeep Das...
Performers: Cords, Nicholas; Das, Sandeep; Dong-Won, Kim; Gandelsman, Jonathan; Gramley, Joseph; Jacobsen, Colin [Violin]; Jacobsen, Eric; Kalhor, Kayhan; Liu, Lin; Ma, Yo-Yo; Man, Wu; Shanahan, Shane; Suter, Ma...
Conductors: Harth-Bedoya, Miguel; ; Harth Bedoya, Miguel
Ensemble: Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Qi Lin; Silk Road Ensemble
Inspired by the art and culture of the historic Silk Road, Silk Road Chicago ran from June 2006 to June 2007 and was created in...continue...
Personnel: Yo-Yo Ma (cello); Shane Shanahan (vocals, conch shell, dumbek, caxixi); Joseph Gramley (vocals, snare drum, tom tom, caxixi); Mark Suter (vocals, bongos, bodhran); Sandeep Das (vocals, tabl...continue...
1 CD / Cedille / 1993-01-01Works: Easley Blackwood: Symphony no 5, Op. 34; Symphony no 1, Op. 3
Conductors: DePreist, James; Munch, Charles
Ensemble: Boston Symphony Orchestra; Chicago Symphony Orchestra