1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2015-07-10Works: Augusta Read Thomas: Radiant Circles, for orchestra; Resounding Earth, for percussion quartet; Juggler of Day, for female chorus (SSAA); Capricci, for flute & clarinet; Twilight Butterfly, for mezzo-...
Performers: Giem, Nathan; Gunn, Julie; Harris, J. David [Clarinet]; Hersh, Julian; Keeble, Jonathan; Redman, Yvonne; Waters, Robert
Conductors: Schleicher, Donald; Solya, Andrea
Ensemble: ; University of Illinois Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Lyrita / 2015-07-10Works: Malcolm Lipkin: Symphony no 1 ("Sinfonia di Roma"); Symphony no 2 ("The Pursuit"); Symphony no 3 ("Sun")
Conductors: Friend, Lionel; Downes, Edward; Leaper, Adrian
Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra; BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
1 Super Audio CD / Linn Records / 2015-07-10Works: Joe Stilgoe: Nothing's Changed; Franz Joseph Haydn: Sonata no 60 in C major; Jean Sibelius: Symphony no 2; Frédéric Chopin: Mazurka for piano no 11 in E minor, Op. 17/2, CT. 61; Robert ...
Performers: Big Screen, The; Butt, John [Organ, Conductor]; Fliter, Ingrid; Martin, Claire [Vocals]; Martineau, Malcolm; Murray, Ann; Stilgoe, Joe; Wallisch, Gottlieb
Conductors: Sondergard, Thomas; ; Ticciati, Robin
Ensemble: ; Phantasm (Viol Consort); Scottish Chamber Orchestra Wind Soloists; Scottish Ensemble
The eighth volume in the Linn Collection series features an attractive selection of tracks encompassing the latest releases from the label’s popular catalogue of award-winning...continue...
Harrison Birtwistle (b.1934): 'Angel Fighter' / Andrew Watts, countertenor; Jeffrey Lloyd-Roberts, tenor; BBC Singers; London Sinfonietta; David Atherton
1 CD / NMC Classics / 2015-07-10Works: Harrison Birtwistle: Angel Fighter, cantata for countertenor, tenor, chamber chorus & chamber orchestra; In Broken Images, for chamber orchestra; Virelai (Sus une fontayne), for 12 players
Performers: Roberts, Jeffrey Lloyd; Watts, Andrew
Conductors: Atherton, David
Ensemble: BBC Singers; London Sinfonietta
Described by The Guardian as 'hauntingly powerful', Birtwistle's cantata Angel Fighter vividly explores the Biblical story of the struggle between man and divine being from...continue...
Biber: Rosenkranz Sonatas Nos. 1-5, for Baroque Violin & Organ / Anne Schumann, violin; Sebastian Knebel, organ
1 CD / Querstand / 2015-07-10Works: Recorded Sound: Church Bells; Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber: Mystery Sonata, for violin & continuo no 1 in D minor ("The Annunciation"), C. 90; Mystery Sonata, for violin & continuo no 2 in A major ...
Performers: Knebel, Sebastian
Recording information: Dorfkirche Friedelshausen (08/2007)....continue...
Elements Eternal' - Music for piano trio by Brian Current (b.1972); Andrew Staniland (b.1977); Michael Oesterle (b.1968); James Wright (b.1959) / Julie Nesrallah, mz
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2015-07-10Works: Brian Current: These Begin to Catch Fire, for piano trio; Andrew Staniland: Solstice Songs, for piano trio; Michael Oesterle: Centennials, for piano trio; James K. Wright: Letters to the Immortal Bel...
Performers: Nesrallah, Julie
Ensemble: Gryphon Trio
These pieces are some of the best of many new works commissioned by the internationally acclaimed and award-winning Gryphon Trio. Brian Current’s These Begin to...continue...
Recording information: Glenn Gould Studio, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (05/26/2014-05/28/2014)....continue...
British Cello Concertos - works by John Joubert, Robert Simpson, Christopher Wright: / Raphael Wallfisch, cello
1 CD / Lyrita / 2015-07-10Works: John Joubert: Concerto in 2 Movements, for cello & chamber orchestra, Op. 171; Robert Simpson: Concerto for Cello; Christopher Wright: Concerto for Violoncello & Orchestra
Performers: Wallfisch, Raphael [Cello]
Conductors: Boughton, William
Ensemble: BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Recording information: Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff, UK (12/11/2013-12/13/2013)....continue...
Augusta Read Thomas: Music for Strings / Featuring Young Musicians: Stefan Hersh, violin; Juilliard Student Orchestra; Xian Zhang et al.
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2015-07-10Works: Augusta Read Thomas: Incantation, for solo violin; Passion Prayers, for cello & 6 instruments; Spirit musings, for violin & orchestra; Jubilee, for piano & orchestra; Cantos for Slava, for viola & pi...
Performers: Gastler, Leah; Hersh, Julian; Hersh, Stefan; Kluksdahl, Scott; McKiggan, Christopher Janwong; Rovetti, Marc
Conductors: Krzywicki, Jan; Jackson, Laura; Delaney, Jack; Zhang, Xian
Ensemble: Juilliard School Student Orchestra; Network for New Music; Southern Methodist University Student Wind Ensemble; Southern Methodist University Wind Ensemble; Student Fellows of the Tanglewood Music Ce...