25 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2012-09-25Conductors: Tjeknavorian, Loris; Butt, Yandani; Mravinsky, Evgeny; Chistiakov, Andrey; Angelov, Stoyan
Ensemble: Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra; Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra; Bulgarian Radio Symphony Orchestra; Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra
Detailing the works of one of Russia's greatest masters and full of fine, often authentically Russian performances, this fascinating 25-CD release is guaranteed to provide...continue...
7 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2012-02-28Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony no 1 in C minor, Op. 11; Symphony no 3 in A minor, Op. 56 "Scottish"; Symphony no 2 in B flat major, Op. 52 "Lobgesang"; Symphony no 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian"; Sympho...
Conductors: Sawallisch, Wolfgang; Markiz, Lev
Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra; Sinfonietta Amsterdam
Featuring the some of the best possible performances, the 5 "big" symphonies are performed by the Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Wolfgang Sawallisch (a Mendelssohn specialist)....continue...
4 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2009-07-14Works: Richard Wagner: Tristan und Isolde
Performers: Davies, Rhydderch; Evans, Edgar; Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich; Flagstad, Kirsten; Greindl, Josef; Schock, Rudolf; Suthaus, Ludwig; Thebom, Blanche
Conductors: Furtwängler, Wilhelm
Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra; Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
This first recording made by EMI in 1952 for the new LP format and produced by the legendary Walter Legge was the first major recording...continue...
1 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2009-02-10Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Piano no 1 in F major, K. 37; Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467; Concerto for Piano no 25 in C major, K 503
Performers: Han, Derek
Conductors: Freeman, Paul
Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
This release contains two well-known piano concertos by Mozart, numbers 21 "Elvira Madigan" and 25, on this single CD and as an "encore" the very...continue...