Camilla Wicks: Five Decades of Treasured Performances - Works of Barber, Bartók, Beethoven, Brahms, Bloch et al. / Camilla Wicks, violin; Robert Levin, piano; San Francisco SO; Hollywood Bowl SO; Stowkowski et al.
6 CD / Music & Arts / 2015-05-12Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Concerto for Violin in D minor; Auf Flügeln des Gesanges (On Wings of Song), song for voice & piano, Op. 34/2; Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77; Hungari...
Performers: Barr, Jean; Connelly, Brian [Classical]; Cooker, Michele; Frantz, Roslyn [Piano]; Graber, Miles; Hirsch, Albert [Piano]; Katz, Martin [Piano]; Kurz, Neal; Levin, Robert D. [American Pianist]; Martine...
Conductors: Busch, Fritz; Rasilainen, Ari; Steinberg, William; Stokowski, Leopold; Ehrling, Sixten
Ensemble: ; Danish State Symphony Orchestra; Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Upheld by many as a queen amongst her peers, violinist Camilla Wicks led a stellar career in the dozen years following World War II. At...continue...
Hommage a Debussy - works by Carlo Grante; Alfredo Casella; Paul Dukas; Robert Piana / Carlo Grante, piano
1 CD / Music & Arts / 2013-02-26Works: Claude Debussy: Images for Piano, Set 1; Images for Piano, Set 2; Estampes (3) for Piano; Arabesques (2) for Piano; Carlo Grante: Debussy-Pastiche, for piano; Alfredo Casella: A la manière de....
Performers: Grante, Carlo
An audiophile recording of some of Debussy's favorite piano pieces plus rare and unusual works by admirers of his musical idiom. Grante is one of...continue...
Recording information: Glanzing Studio, Vienna (02/18/2012-02/19/2012)....continue...
2 CD / Music & Arts / 2012-11-13Works: Anton Bruckner: Symphony no 3 in D minor, WAB 103; Recorded Sound: Applause; Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 2 in C minor "Resurrection"
Performers: Felbermayer, Anny
Conductors: Adler, F. Charles
Ensemble: ; Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Previously unreleased live performances from 1953 and 1956 of F. Charles Adler conducting the Vienna Symphony Orchestra. These performances are given to us from the...continue...
Recording information: Large Konzerthaussaal (03/29/1956-03/30/1956); Large Konzerthaussaal (04/08/1953)....continue...
Bruno Walter Early New York Recordings - Mahler: Symphonies nos 1 & 2 / Nadine Conner, Mona Paulee (rec. 1942)
2 CD / Music & Arts / 2012-08-28Works: Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 1 in D major "Titan"; Symphony no 2 in C minor "Resurrection"; Recorded Sound: Applause; Silence
Conductors: Walter, Bruno
Ensemble: ; New York Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra; Westminster Choir
The Philharmonic-Symphony of 1942 was going through a bit of a rough patch at the height of WWII, with numerous players called up for military...continue...
Recording information: Carnegie Hall (01/25/1942/10/25/1942)....continue...
Bruno Walter Conducts Bruckner's 4th and 9th Symphonies / NBC (1940) & Philadelphia (1948) Orchestras
2 CD / Music & Arts / 2012-07-31Works: Anton Bruckner: Symphony no 4 in E flat major, WAB 104 "Romantic"; Symphony no 9 in D minor, WAB 109; Recorded Sound: Applause; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony no 35 in D major, K 385 "Haffner"
Conductors: Walter, Bruno
Ensemble: ; NBC Symphony Orchestra; Philadelphia Orchestra
In much the same way as he championed Mahler, conductor Bruno Walter was a tireless advocate for Bruckner during his American years. This period in...continue...
2 CD / Music & Arts / 2011-01-11Works: Ferruccio Busoni: Drei Albumblätter, for piano, KiV 289; Indian Diary; George Flynn: Glimpses of Our Inner Lives, for piano; Michael Finnissy: Bachsche Nachdichtungen (Bach-ian post-poesis), for...
Performers: Grante, Carlo
Carlo Grante is one of the most active and accomplished performing and recording artists of his generation. He was recently featured in the widely read...continue...
2 CD / Music & Arts / 2008-11-11Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Sacred Pieces (4), for chorus & orchestra; Requiem Mass; Recorded Sound: Applause
Performers: McGrath, William; Merriman, Nan; Nelli, Herva; Scott, Norman
Conductors: Toscanini, Arturo
Ensemble: NBC Symphony Orchestra
This 1948 version is almost completely without mishap. Indeed, there is ample reason to consider it the finest of the Maestro's achievements with this monumental...continue...
2 CD / Music & Arts / 2007-06-01Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica"; Recorded Sound: Applause; Claude Debussy: La mer; Edward Elgar: Enigma Variations; Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite, O...
Conductors: Walter, Bruno; Munch, Charles; Monteux, Pierre
Ensemble: Symphony of the Air
2 CD / Music & Arts / 2007-02-01Works: Jean-Philippe Rameau: Hippolyte et Aricie; Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata no 208, "Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd!" (Hunt) BWV 208; Giovanni Battista Sammartini: Weisse Schäfchen; Chris...
Performers: Greindl, Josef; Piltti, Lea; Pitti, Lea; Raucheisen, Michael; Scheck, Gustav; Schonecke, Herbert; Schultz, Rudolf; Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth [Soprano vocals]; Wolf, Deta
The recordings of songs presented here, ranging from a Bach cantata excerpt to folk songs, were all made during World War II for the Reichsrundfunk...continue...
1 CD / Music & Arts / 2006-07-01Works: Zequinha de Abreu: Poeira Levanta, for guitar; André Victor Corrêa: André de Sapato Novo; Nicanor Teixeira: Carioca no 2, for guitar; Carioca no 1, for guitar; Daudeth de Azevedo: Ch...
Performers: Llerena, Marcus
Marcus Llerena was born in 1955 and began his classical guitar studies at age 16 with Norberto Macedo in Brazil. In 1975 he moved to...continue...
2 CD / Music & Arts / 2005-07-01Works: Max Bruch: Concerto for Violin no 1 in G minor, Op. 26; Recorded Sound: Applause; Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for Violin in D minor, BWV 1052; Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op....
Performers: Milstein, Nathan [Violin]
Conductors: Dorati, Antal; Kertész, István; Ormandy, Eugene; Cluytens, André
Ensemble: ; ORTF Philharmonic Orchestra; Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
1 CD / Music & Arts / 2005-04-01Works: Ferruccio Busoni: Fantasia after Johann Sebastian Bach for Piano, K 253; Prélude et Étude en Arpèges, K 297; Perpetuum mobile, K 293; Trills Etude; Paolo Troncon: Preludes and Fugues (...
Performers: Grante, Carlo
1 CD / Music & Arts / 2005-03-01Works: Máximo Diego Pujol: Suite del Plata for guitar no 1; Elegia por la Muerte de un Tanguero (Homage to Astor Piazolla); Julián Aguirre: Tristes (5), for piano; Enrique Crespo: Nortena; Adolfo ...
Performers: Nigro, Michael Anthony
Personnel: Michael Anthony Nigro (guitar).
Recording information: Little Theatre, Fullerton, CA (11/22/2003)....continue...
1 CD / Music & Arts / 2005-03-01Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Piano no 5 "Emperor"; Sonata for Piano no 4 in E flat major, Op. 7; Recorded Sound: Applause
Performers: Michelangeli, Arturo Benedetti [Piano/Conductor]
Conductors: Martinon, Jean
Ensemble: ORTF National Orchestra
1 CD / Music & Arts / 2005-02-01Works: David Del Tredici: Lament for the Death of a Bullfighter, for soprano & piano; Chana's Story, for mezzo-soprano & piano
Performers: Abramowitsch, Miriam; Del Tredici, David [Composer]; Plitmann, Hila
1 CD / Music & Arts / 2003-07-01Works: Anton Bruckner: Symphony no 8 in C minor, WAB 108; Recorded Sound: Applause
Conductors: Walter, Bruno
Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
1 CD / Music & Arts / 2001-04-24Works: Pozzi Escot: Concerto for piano & orchestra (or chamber orchestra); Trio no 2 for soprano, clarinet & piano ("Your Kindled Valors Blend"); Trilogy for the six Million, for orchestra; Robert Cogan: Po...
Performers: Heller, Joan; Hodgkinson, Randall; Veeneman, Curt
Conductors: Brooks, Tamara
Ensemble: New England Conservatory Orchestra
1 CD / Music & Arts / 2000-07-25Works: John Thow: Songs for the Earth; Trilce; Breath of the Sun; Quartet for Clarinet, Piano, Violin and Cello; Remembering Opus 109
Performers: Brooks, Sharon Louise; Friedman, Stephanie; Gray, Gary [Clarinet]; McElrath, Katheryn; McHenry, Richard; Rosenak, Karen; Waller, Susan
Conductors: Mosko, Stephen L.;
Ensemble: Francesco Trio; San Francisco Contemporary Music Players; San Francisco Symphony Orchestra Members; The Flute Exchange
1 CD / Music & Arts / 2000-05-23Works: Charles Wuorinen: Trio for Strings; Arabia Felix; Variations for Piano; Variations I for Flute; Variations II for Flute solo; Bearbeitungen über das Glogauer Liederbuch; Speculum Speculi
Performers: Blackwell, Virgil; Blackwood, Easley; DesRoches, Raymond; Dunkel, Paul; Fitz, Richard; Graham, John; Hudson, Benjamin; MacCourt, Donald; Miller, Robert; Oppens, Ursula; Palma, Donald; Schulte, Rolf; ...
Conductors: Sherry, Fred;
Ensemble: Group for Contemporary Music; Speculum Musicae members
The disc is drawn primarily from Nonesuch originals recorded in 1971 and 1974. In addition to restoring some major Wuorinen back into circulation, they serve...continue...
1 CD / Music & Arts / 2000-03-01Works: Harry Partch: Plectra and Percussion Dances; Alice Anne LeBaron: Southern Ephemera; Elizabeth Brown: Archipelago; Dean Drummond: Dance of the Seven Veils
Performers: Cassara, Frank; Cossin, David; Donato, Dominic; Drummond, Dean; Kellman, Nina; Lipsey, Michael; Mook, Theodore; Oldfather, Christopher; Rodgers, Elizabeth; Starin, Stefani; Whitfield, John [cello]
Conductors: Drummond, Dean
Ensemble: New Band
1 CD / Music & Arts / 1999-10-01Works: Charles Wuorinen: A Winter's Tale; Gunther Schuller: Early Songs (6); Elliott Carter: Three Poems of Robert Frost; Voyage; Warble for Lilac Time
Performers: Bryn-Julson, Phyllis; Markham, Mark
1 CD / Music & Arts / 1999-09-21Works: Joan La Barbara: Awakenings; Richard Hervig: Off center; William Hibbard: Handwork; Eric Ziolek: Nocturnes; Robert Paredes: #16; Michael Eckert: Movement 5 Instruments
Performers: Geary, Michael; Greenhoe, David; Mead, Maurita Murphy; Ohlsson, Garrick; Wendt, Charles
1 CD / Music & Arts / 1999-06-22Works: Pierre Certon: Missa "Sus le pont d'Avignon"; Charles Wuorinen: Missa brevis; Maurice Duruflé: Mass "Cum jubilo", Op. 11; Thomas Tallis: Audivi vocem; John Dunstable: Sancta Maria; Tomás Lu...
Conductors: Chaney, Harold
Ensemble: St. Ignatius of Antioch Choir
1 CD / Music & Arts / 1999-04-20Works: Benjamin Britten: Quartet for Strings no 2 in C major, Op. 36; John Crawford: Quartet for Strings; Paul Chihara: Sequoia; Ellington Fantasy
Performers: Dunham, James; Martin, Robert [horn]; Matsuda, Yoko; Watanabe, Miwako
Ensemble: Sequoia String Quartet
1 CD / Music & Arts / 1999-01-19Works: Samuel Barber: Sonata for Cello and Piano, Op. 6; Roy Harris: Duo for cello & piano; John Craig Cooper: Meditations (3) for cello and piano; Paul Reale: Sonata for cello & piano
Performers: Harris-Heggie, Johana; Jensen, John [Piano]; King, Terry [Cello]
1 CD / Music & Arts / 1992-07-01Works: John Harbison: Sonata for Piano no 1 "Roger Sessions in Memoriam"; Frederic Rzewski: Mayn Yingele; Conlon Nancarrow: Canons (2) for Ursula; Tobias Picker: Old and Lost Rivers; Anthony Davis: Middle P...
Performers: Oppens, Ursula