Richard Strauss: Feuersnot / Schneider, Mascus, Janke, Tokar, Huther, Min, Eiche, Kupfer, Burkhart, Woldt, Schwinghammer, Mittelhammer
2 CD / CPO / 2015-02-10Conductors: Schirmer, Ulf
Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Chorus; Gartnerplatz State Theatre Childrens Choir; Munich Radio Orchestra
Just in time to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Richard Strauss's birth comes a cpo-released concert performance of his rarely performed 'sung poem' "Feuersnot" (1901)...continue...
Aulis Sallinen (b.1935): Piano Trio, Op. 96; Cello Sonata, Op. 86; From A Swan Song, Op. 67 / Elina Vahala, violin; Arto Noras, cello; Ralf Gothoni, piano
1 CD / CPO / 2015-02-10
When examining the instrumental statistics for Aulis Sallinen's overall oeuvre, we see that in quantitative terms he has preferred the violoncello above all other solo...continue...
2 Super Audio CD / CPO / 2015-02-10
Charles-Marie Widor's name is synonymous with 19th c. French organ music. His ten symphonies for organ solo are still regarded as the non plus ultra...continue...
J.S. Bach: Violin Concertos, BWV 1041-1043 & 1060R / Fredrik Form, Peter Spissky, Bjarte Eike, Manfredo Kraemer (violins); Antoine Torunczyk, oboe
1 CD / CPO / 2015-02-10Conductors: Mortensen, Lars Ulrik
Ensemble: Concerto Copenhagen
The Concerto Copenhagen has advanced to the rank of one of the world's leading original instrument ensembles, their success owing in large part to charismatic...continue...
2 CD / CPO / 2015-02-10Conductors:
Ensemble: Vogler String Quartet
Vol. 2 of the Vogler Quartet's complete Dvorák quartet cycle includes a further selection from the Cypresses, the Quartet No. 4, and the two late...continue...
E.T.A. Hoffmann (1776-1822): Symphony in E flat major; Overtures to Undine and Aurora; Friedrich Witt: Sinfonia in A / Cologne Academy, Willens
1 CD / CPO / 2015-02-10Conductors: Willens, Michael Alexander
Ensemble: Cologne Academy
E. T. A. Hoffmann (1776-1822) is rightly regarded as one of the great writers of German romanticism but not as one of the epoch's great...continue...