Karlheinz. Stockhausen: Momente, for soprano, four choral groups & 13 instrumentalists / Martina Arroyo, soprano
1 CD / Wergo / 2014-05-13Works: Karlheinz Stockhausen: Momente, for soprano, 4 choruses & 13 instrumentalists (1962 version)
Performers: Arroyo, Martina; Kontarsky, Alfons; Kontarsky, Aloys
Conductors: Stockhausen, Karlheinz
Ensemble: Cologne Radio Symphony Orchestra
In the1960s, Wergo made a name for themselves as a contemporary music label thanks to a series of ground-breaking recordings entitled "studio reihe neuer musik."...continue...
Recording information: Westdeutschen Rundfunks Köln, Herbst (1965)....continue...
1 CD / Sony Classical / 2014-05-13Works: Samuel Barber: Medea's Meditation and Dance of Vengeance, Op. 23a; Adagio for Strings; Second Essay, for orchestra, Op. 17; The School for Scandal, overture for orchestra, Op. 5; Andromache's Farewel...
Performers: Arroyo, Martina
Conductors: Schippers, Thomas
Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra; New York Philharmonic
"...if you wanted to make a case for Barber's orchestral music...you could scarcely do better than with this disc. Even the Adagio is richer, much...continue...