Erasmus Widmann (1572-1634) & Michael Praetorius (1571-1621): Spirited Dances from The Seventeenth Century / Accademia del Ricercare, Pietro Busca
1 CD / CPO / 2016-05-13Conductors: Busca, Pietro
Ensemble: Accademia del Ricercare
This new release of seventeenth century dances features works from Erasmus Widmann and Michael Praetorius. Erasmus Widmann (1572-1634) was a German composer who held positions...continue...
1 CD / CPO / 2016-05-13Conductors:
Scottish-born German composer Eugen Francois Charles d'Albert (1864-1932) began his musical career as a pianist. As years passed, he began focusing more on composing, and...continue...
Giacomo Meyerbeer (1791-1864): Dinorah, opera / Patrizia Ciofi, soprano; Etienne Dupuis, baritone; Seth Carico, bass-baritone; Gideon Poppe, tenor; Deutsche Oper Berlin Orchestra & Choir, Enrique Mazzola
2 CD / CPO / 2016-05-13Conductors: Mazzola, Enrique
Ensemble: Deutsche Oper Berlin Orchestra & Choir
German opera composer Giacomo Meyerbeer (1791-1864) is considered by many to be the most successful stage composer of the nineteenth century. His compositional style merged...continue...
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714-1788): Bürgerkapitänsmusik (Citizens Captain music) / Agata Bienkowsky, Hanna Zumsande, soprano; Alon Harari, Mirko Ludwig, tenor; Barockwerk Hamburg, Ira Hochman
1 CD / CPO / 2016-05-13Conductors: Hochman, Ira
Ensemble: Barockwerk Hamburg
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714-1788) was the fifth child of great composer Johann Sebastian Bach. He was an important composer in the transitional time between...continue...
1 CD / CPO / 2016-05-13
Nino Rota's relationship with the piano began early in his life, as his grandfather, Giovanni Rinaldi was a renowned piano composer. A child prodigy, his...continue...
Jan van Gilse (1881-1944): Piano Concerto; Variations on a Saint-Nicolas Song / Oliver Triendl, piano; Netherlands SO, David Porcelijn
1 CD / CPO / 2016-05-13Conductors: Porcelijn, David
Ensemble: Netherlands Symphony Orchestra
Jan van Gilse (1881-1944) was a Dutch conductor and composer who is most known for his five symphonies and his Dutch opera Thijl. For this...continue...
Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767): The Grand Concertos for Mixed Instruments, Vol. 3 / La Stagione Frankfurt, Michael Schneider
1 CD / CPO / 2016-05-13Conductors: Schneider, Michael
Ensemble: La Stagione Frankfurt
Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767) was not only a composer, but also a self-taught multi-instrumentalist. In this new release, five of his Grand Concertos are featured....continue...