1 DVD Audio / Nimbus Records / 2005-06-14Works: Gaetano Donizetti: Don Pasquale; La Favorita; Dom Sébastien; L' elisir d'amore, opera; Lucia di Lammermoor; Il Duca d'Alba; Friedrich von Flotow: Martha; Ruggero Leoncavallo: Pagliacci, opera; G...
Performers: Alda, Frances; Amato, Pasquale; Ancona, Mario; Bada, Angelo; Caruso, Enrico; de Luca, Giuseppe; Destinn, Emmy; Farrar, Geraldine [Soprano Vocals]; Gadski, Johanna; Gluck, Alma; Homer, Louise; Jacoby,...
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1 DVD Audio / Nimbus Records / 2005-05-10Works: Franz Schubert: Quintet for Strings in C major, Op. 163/D 956; Quartet for Strings no 13 in A minor, D 804/Op 29 no 1 "Rosamunde"
Performers: Yang, Wen-Sinn
Ensemble: Brandis Quartet
Violinist Thomas Brandis is a former concertmaster of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. He founded the Brandis Quartet in 1976, whose members include violinist Peter Brem,...continue...
1 DVD Audio / Nimbus Records / 2005-05-10Works: Edward Elgar: Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 "Enigma"; Cockaigne Overture, Op. 40 "In London Town"; Pomp and Circumstance Marches (5), Op. 39; Froissart Overture, Op. 19
Conductors: Boughton, William
Ensemble: English Symphony Orchestra
This release features over 88 minutes of works by Edward Elgar! William Boughton, founder of the English Symphony Orchestra, is one of Britain's most admired...continue...
1 DVD Audio / Nimbus Records / 2005-05-10Works: John Philip Sousa: Liberty Bell; Semper Fidelis; Thunderer; Stars and Stripes Forever; Aaron Copland: Fanfare for the common man; Appalachian Spring; Samuel Barber: Concerto for Violin, Op. 14
Performers: Kun, Hu; Wallace, John
Conductors: Wallace, John; Boughton, William
Ensemble: English String Orchestra; English Symphony Orchestra; The Wallace Collection
The Wallace Collection, founded by John Wallace in 1986, has become one of the world's pioneering brass ensembles with an international reputation for innovative programming....continue...
1 DVD Audio / Nimbus Records / 2005-05-10Works: Sergei Rachmaninov: Symphony no 2 in E minor, Op. 27; Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43; Songs (14), Op. 34
Performers: Lill, John
Conductors: Otaka, Tadaaki
Ensemble: BBC National Orchestra of Wales
John Lill is widely considered the leading British pianist of his generation. He has been performing Rachmaninov his entire career, having given his first performance...continue...
1 DVD Audio / Nimbus Records / 2005-05-10Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Leonore Overture no 2 in C major, Op. 72; Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67; Symphony no 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral"
Conductors: Goodman, Roy
Ensemble: Hanover Band
Acclaimed by music critics as one of the finest period-instrument orchestras in the world, The Hanover Band has established an unrivalled reputation for the excellence...continue...