1 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2013-03-26Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Piano no 3 in C minor, Op. 37; Concerto for Piano no 5 "Emperor"
Performers: Eschenbach, Christoph [Piano/Conductor]
Conductors: Henze, Hans Werner; Ozawa, Seiji
Ensemble: Boston Symphony Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra
This release focuses on the Third and Fifth piano concertos - the former composed in 1800 and dedicated to Prince Louis Ferdinand of Prussia. The...continue...
3 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2009-06-30Works: Gaetano Donizetti: Anna Bolena
Performers: Burrows, Stuart; Kern, Patricia; Lloyd, Robert [Bass Voice]; Plishka, Paul; Sills, Beverly; Tear, Robert; Verrett, Shirley
Conductors: Rudel, Julius
Ensemble: John Alldis Choir; London Symphony Orchestra
This recording which dates from 1973 using the uncut version of the opera has been at the top of the critics' list of recommended versions...continue...
3 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2008-06-10Works: Franz Liszt: Malédiction, S 121; Grande Fantasie Symphonique on "Lelio" (Berlioz), S 120; De profundis for Piano and Orchestra, S 691 (unfinished); Concerto for Piano no 1 in E flat major, S 1...
Performers: Freire, Nelson; Lortie, Louis; Mayer, Stephen
Conductors: Pehlivanian, George; Plasson, Michel; Vásáry, Tamás
Ensemble: Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra; Hague Residentie Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra
Beyond the two piano concertos and occasional performances of Totentanz, little is heard of Liszt's music for piano and orchestra, though an interest in the...continue...