1 CD / Cedille / 2008-06-01Works: Samuel Barber: Andromache's Farewell, Op. 39; Hector Berlioz: La Mort de Cléopâtre, for soprano & orchestra, H.36; Maurice Ravel: Shéhérazade, poems (3) for soprano (or ten...
Performers: Larmore, Jennifer
Conductors: Kalmar, Carlos
Ensemble: Grant Park Orchestra
A tour de force showcasing the power and poise of one of America’s leading opera stars. Jennifer Larmore is a major international opera star familiar...continue...
1 CD / Cedille / 2006-01-01Works: Gian Carlo Menotti: Missa O Pulchritudo, for soloists, chorus & orchestra; Louis Vierne: Messe Solennelle in C sharp minor, Op. 16
Performers: Bailey, Dexter; Fair, Deborah; Gibbons, Joan; Sillitti, Tom; Vorrasi, John; Weisflog, Thomas
Conductors: Ferris, William
Ensemble: Composer Festival Orchestra; William Ferris Chorale
"Cedille has made a good decision in choosing this program to launch its new mid-price FOUNDation imprint. First, Menotti's Mass proves surprisingly engrossing and substantial,...continue...
1 CD / Cedille / 2005-01-01Works: Kevin R. Olson: Summer Sonnet; Victoria Sabo: Winter Wind, for chorus; Jaakko Mäntyjärvi: Shakespeare Songs (4), for chorus; Matthew Harris: Shakespeare Songs; John Rutter: Birthday Madriga...
Performers: Conn, Amy; Grizzell, Elizabeth; Mitchell, Trevor
Conductors: Miller, Jonathan [cond.]
Ensemble: Chicago a cappella
2 CD / Cedille / 2002-01-01Works: Robert Kurka: Good Soldier Schweik
Performers: Baggot, Buffy; Behr, Wayne Alan; Boldin, Robert; Calvert, Mark; Collins, Jason; Elser, Christian; Embree, Marc; Harrington, Kelli; Judisch, Aaron; Noon, Stephen; Ramirez, Alvaro; Sharp, Timothy
Conductors: Platt, Alexander
Ensemble: Chicago Opera Theater Ensemble
"Jaroslav Hasek's classic World War I comic novel The Good Soldier Schweik unleashed one of the great 20th century archetypal characters: a seemingly simple-minded, guileless...continue...
2 CD / Cedille / 2002-01-01Works: Gustav Pick: Viennese Coachman's Song; Jewish Coachman's Song; The Haman Coachman's Song; Hermann Rosenzweig: ...Nach Grosswardein; Carl Lorens: The Jewish Country Regiment; Traditional: Levin and Hi...
Performers: Bard, Deborah; Bentley, Julia; Figa, Stewart; Ko, Elizabeth
Conductors: Levinson, Ilya
Ensemble: New Budapest Orpheum Society
1 CD / Cedille / 2001-01-01Works: Jan Václav Vorísek: Symphony in D major; Mass for chorus & orchestra in B flat major, Op. 24 ("Missa solemnis")
Performers: Graaff, Peter Van de; Jantzi, Tami; Michaels, Patrice; Watson, William [Accordion/Arranger]
Conductors: Feeman, Paul
the CD of Voríek music offered me the joy of discovery.
1 CD / Cedille / 1997-01-01Works: Gian Carlo Menotti: The Medium, opera
Performers: Castle, Joyce; Graaff, Peter Van de; Landis, Barbara; Lind, Joanna; Michaels, Patrice; Ragains, Diane
Conductors: Rapchak, Lawrence
Ensemble: Ensemble of Chicago Opera Theater