1 CD / Nonesuch / 2014-05-06Works: John Adams: City Noir, symphony for orchestra; Saxophone Concerto
Performers: McAllister, Timothy
Conductors: Robertson, David
Recording information: Powell Hall, St. Louis, MO....continue...
1 CD / Nonesuch / 2012-09-11Works: Jonny Greenwood: The Master, film score; Irving Berlin: Get Thee Behind Me Satan, song (from "Follow the Fleet"); Charles Tobias: Don't Sit under the Apple Tree, song; Paul Weston: No Other Love, son...
Performers: Ames, Robert; Beaty, Madisen; Bisengalieva, Galya; Bonneton, Charlotte; Brown, Dave; Coates, Oliver [Cello]; Cox, Simon; Finton, Andy; Fitzgerald, Ella; Foggitt, Peter; Forrest, Helen; Francoise, Ant...
Conductors: Mós, Marek; Weston, Paul; Brunt, Hugh
For the soundtrack to his Scientology-inspired movie The Master, Paul Thomas Anderson reunited with Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood, who also provided the music to There Will Be Blood. The director's tale...continue...
Krzysztof Penderecki: Threnody for the Victims of Hiroshima; Polymorphia; Jonny Greenwood: Popcorn Superhet Receiver; 48 Responses to Polymorphia
1 CD / Nonesuch / 2012-03-13Works: Krzysztof Penderecki: Threnody for the Victims of Hiroshima; Polymorphia; John Greenwood: Popcorn Superhet Receiver, for orchestra; Jonny Greenwood: 48 Responses to Polymorphia
Conductors: Penderecki, Krzysztof; Mós, Marek
American Record Guide, July / August 2012
Rock stars have tried their hand at classical music before, so this effort adds to the party. I salute...continue...
Recording information: Alvernia Studios, Kraków, Poland (09/2011/12/2011)....continue...
1 CD / Nonesuch / 2010-12-21Works: Carter Burwell: True Grit, film score
Performers: Alt, Pico; Asin, Nadine; Austin, Demian; Bahng, Peter [Violin]; Baker, Michelle; Beard, Jim; Burwell, Carter; Carlo, Ken De; Carney, Tom; Charlston, Erik; Cooper, Roberta; Currie, Barbara; Dallessio,...
Conductors: Burwell, Carter
Carter Burwell's score for Joel & Ethan Coen's cinematic version of Charles Portis' novel True Grit (they consciously decided to ignore the original Oscar-winning film because they considered it a bor...continue...
1 CD / Nonesuch / 2008-09-23Works: Komitas: Oror; Gakavi Yerke (Song of the Partridge), song; Manoogneroo Hayr mer (Children's Prayer), song; Work(s); Dzirani Dzar (Apricot Tree), song; Karoun (Spring), for voice & piano; Unabi (Dance...
Performers: Bayrakdarian, Isabel; Dabaghyan, Gevorg; Gharabekyan, Gevorg; Khachaturian, Karen; Kocharyan, Karen; Kradjian, Serouj; Manucharyan, Vyacheslav
Conductors: Topchjan, Eduard
Although the pieces performed here by the internationally acclaimed, Canadian-based soprano Isabel Bayrakdarian are sung entirely in Armenian, these songs cast a powerful spell long...continue...
This album was nominated for the 2008 Grammy Award for "Best Classical Vocal Performance."
Personnel: Gevorg Gharabekyan (violin); Karen Kocharyan (cello); Gevorg Dabaghyan (duduk); Vyacheslav ...continue...
1 CD / Nonesuch / 2006-12-19Works: Peter Lieberson: Neruda Songs, for mezzo-soprano & orchestra
Performers: Hunt Lieberson, Lorraine
Conductors: Levine, James
"Every phrase of Mr. Lieberson's new work seems to have been crafted with his wife's beautifully earthy voice and keen expressive instincts in mind the...continue...
2 CD / Nonesuch / 2006-09-26Works: John Adams: The Dharma at Big Sur; My Father Knew Charles Ives, for orchestra
Performers: Houghton, Bill; Silverman, Tracy
Conductors: Adams, John [Composer]
"My father knew Charles Ives. He didn't really, but neither did John Adams's - rather his picturesque orchestral triptych acknowledges a spiritual debt to Ives;...continue...
1 CD / Nonesuch / 1994-08-09Works: Louis Andriessen: De Stijl; M is for Man, Music, Mozart, for voice & orchestra
Performers: Seriese, Astrid; Thoma, Gertrude
Conductors: Leeuw, Reinbert de; Hempel, Jurgen
Ensemble: ; Schoenberg Ensemble
1 CD / Nonesuch / 1994-08-02Works: Marc Blitzstein: Juno; No For an Answer; Reuben Reuben; Stephen Sondheim: Anyone can Whistle; Saturday Night; The Girls of Summer; Merrily We Roll Along; Evening Primrose; Kurt Weill: One Touch of Ve...
Performers: Naegele, Matthias; Stern, Eric; Stifelman, Leslie; Upshaw, Dawn
Conductors: Stern, Eric
1 CD / Nonesuch / 1993-02-02Works: Franz Schubert: Sonata for Piano in A minor, D 845/Op. 42; Sonata for Piano in A major, D 664/Op. 120
Performers: Goode, Richard; Goode, Richard [Piano]
Conductors: Steinberg, Michael
1 CD / Nonesuch / 1991-07-20Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata for Piano no 5 in C minor, Op. 10 no 1; Sonata for Piano no 6 in F major, Op. 10 no 2; Sonata for Piano no 7 in D, Op. 10 no 3
Performers: Goode, Richard [Piano]
Conductors: Steinberg, Michael
3 CD / Nonesuch / 1990-10-25Works: John Adams: Nixon in China
Performers: Adams, John [Composer]; Craney, Trudy Ellen; Dry, Marion; Duykers, John; Friedman, Stephanie; Hammons, Thomas; Maddalena, James; Opatz, Mari; Page, Carolann; Sylvan, Sanford [Baritone Vocals]
Conductors: Schulman, Louise; De Waart, Edo; Sellars, Peter; Steinberg, Michael