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 / 2011-09-27Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: Symphony no 2 in E minor, Op. 27
Conductors: Gergiev, Valery
Ensemble: Kirov Orchestra
Considered one of the last, great composers of the Russian Romanticism era, Sergei Rachmaninov was a remarkable pianist with a striking gift for melody. Recorded...continue...
Recording information: Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg (01/1993)....continue...
4 CD / Newton Classics / 2010-10-26Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: Symphony no 1 in D minor, Op. 13; Isle of the Dead, Op. 29; Symphony no 2 in E minor, Op. 27; The Rock, Op. 7; Symphony no 3 in A minor, Op. 44; Symphonic Dances, Op. 45; The Bell...
Performers: Kaludov, Kaludi; Leiferkus, Sergei [Bass Vocals]
Conductors: Dutoit, Charles
The disc of choral-orchestral music is the most consistently fine of the four. The Bells is one of the best-sounding performances in the set, and...continue...
1 CD / Newton Classics / 2010-10-26Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: Songs (14), Op. 34; Symphony no 3 in A minor, Op. 44
Conductors: Stokowski, Leopold
Recording information: West Ham Central Mission (1975-04-28&1975-04-30&1975-)....continue...