Shirley Verrett Edition - Songs from her early career by Schubert, Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov, Copland Falla et al.
4 CD / Newton Classics / 2013-04-30Works: Traditional Spiritual: Oh Freedom; Eliseo Grenet Sánchez: Lamento esclavo (The Song of a Slave), song; Lewis Allan: Strange Fruit; Kurt Weill: Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny; Lost in the ...
Performers: Verrett, Shirley [Mezzo Soprano Vocals]; Wadsworth, Charles
Conductors: Paur, Leonard de; Fasano, Renato
Ensemble: ; I Virtuosi di Roma
1 CD / Newton Classics / 2011-04-26Works: Franz Liszt: Concerto for Piano no 1 in E flat major, S 124; Concerto for Piano no 2 in A major, S 125; Hungarian Rhapsodies (19) for Piano, S 244; Valses oubliées (4) for Piano, S 215; Sonetto ...
Performers: Janis, Byron [Piano]
Conductors: Kondrashin, Kirill; Rozhdestvensky, Gennady
Ensemble: Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra; Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra
A former child prodigy and student of Horowitz, Byron Janis was chosen in 1960 to spearhead a cross-cultural exchange between the US and USSR, making...continue...
1 CD / Newton Classics / 2010-07-27Works: Manuel de Falla: Piezas Españolas (4) for Piano; Fantasía bética for Piano; El sombrero de tres picos; El Amor brujo, suite from the revised ballet for orchestra, G. 69
Performers: De Larrocha, Alicia [Piano]
Manuel de Falla was one of the 20th century's most original and distinctive composers. His music was firmly rooted in the folk music of Spain....continue...
Recording information: Kingsway Hall, London (06/1973)....continue...