1 CD / Nonesuch / 2010-09-14Works: Jean Sibelius: Kuolema; Arvo Pärt: Passacaglia for violin & piano (or 1-2 violins, vibraphone ad lib & string orchestra); Raminta Serksnyté: De Profundis, for chamber orchestra; Robert Schu...
Performers: BALTICA, KREMERata; Grishin, Daniil; Kremer, Gidon; Pushkarev, Andrei; Zebriunaite, Ula Ulijona
Ensemble: Kremerata Baltica
Recording information: Latvian Radio (12/08/2008-12/11/2008)....continue...
4 CD / Nonesuch / 2009-02-24Works: Elliott Carter: Sonata for Piano; Three Poems of Robert Frost; The Minotaur; Elegy for String Quartet; Sonata for Cello and Piano; Quartet for Strings no 1; Sonata for Flute, Oboe, Cello and Harpsich...
Performers: DeGaetani, Jan; Jacobs, Paul; Krosnick, Joel; Sollberger, Harvey
Conductors: ; Schwarz, Gerard
Ensemble: Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra; New York Chamber Symphony
2 CD / Nonesuch / 2008-10-07Works: John Adams: Harmonielehre; Shaker Loops; Harmonium; Nixon in China; Chamber Symphony; Gnarly Buttons; Hoodoo Zephyr; Death of Klinghoffer; I was looking at the ceiling and then I saw the sky; Concert...
Performers: Collins, Michael [Conductor/Clarinet]; Hammons, Thomas; Kantonen, Seppo; Karvonen, Jari-Pekka; Kremer, Gidon; Kusama, Astri; Maddalena, James; McDonald, Audra; McElroy, Michael; Murto, Janne; Mutru, ...
Conductors: De Waart, Edo; Adams, John [Composer]; Nagano, Kent; Salonen, Esa-Pekka
Ensemble: ; London Symphony Orchestra; Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra; Lyon Opera Orchestra; Theatre of Voices
"It doesn't hurt that Adams has an exclusive contract with Nonesuch to release the first recording of each work, and most of the performances here...continue...
1 CD / Nonesuch / 2003-09-23Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata no 82, "Ich habe genug" BWV 82; Cantata no 199 "Mein Herze schwimmt im Blut" BWV 199
Performers: Hunt Lieberson, Lorraine [Mezzo-Soprano (Vocals)]
Conductors: Smith, Craig
Ensemble: Emmanuel Music Orchestra
"A consummate artist and interpreter of this repertory... Her great intelligence and musicality, combined with the liquid warmth of her rich, elegant voice, infuse the...continue...
2 CD / Nonesuch / 2001-08-28Works: John Adams: El Niño, a Nativity Oratorio
Performers: Bubeck, Daniel; Chorus; Cummings, Brian; Hunt Lieberson, Lorraine [Mezzo-Soprano (Vocals)]; Richards, Steven; Rickards, Steven; Upshaw, Dawn [Soprano Vocal]; White, Willard [Bass Vocal]
Conductors: Nagano, Kent
"John Adams's most recent major vocal work is not quite an oratorio nor quite an opera... so 'staged oratorio' is probably the best label for...continue...
Personnel: Dawn Upshaw (soprano); Phillip Dennis (tenor); Brian Cummings (countertenor); Willard White (baritone); Brycyn "Juvie" Evans, Robert Fardell, Martin Nelson, Simon Preece (bass voice); J...continue...
1 CD / Nonesuch / 1990-10-25Works: Samuel Barber: Knoxville, Summer of 1915, Op. 24; Gian Carlo Menotti: The Old Maid and the Thief; John Harbison: Mirabai Songs; Igor Stravinsky: Rake's Progress
Performers: Upshaw, Dawn
Conductors: Zinman, David
Ensemble: Orchestra of St. Luke's