George Butterworth: English Idylls (2); A Shrophshire Lad; Banks of Green Willow; Rudi Stephan: Music for 7 Strings; Music for Orchestra
1 Super Audio CD / Coviello / 2015-01-27Conductors: Abdullah, Kazem;
Ensemble: Aachen Symphony Orchestra; Ensemble Aix
The German Rudi Stephan and Briton George Butterworth both died around age 30 in WWI, before either could complete the brilliant careers experts had predicted...continue...
Silk Road - Ikuma Dan: The Silk Road; Borodin: In the Steppes of Central Asia; Busoni: Turandot, suite / Argovia PO, Bostock
1 Super Audio CD / Coviello / 2015-01-27Conductors: Bostock, Douglas
Ensemble: Argovia Philharmonic
The Silk Road connecting China with Europe since ancient times has always been a medium of cultural exchange between East and West - reflected here...continue...
Berg: Sieben fruhe Lieder; Debussy: Proses Lyriques; Wagner: Wesendonck-Lieder / Katharina Persicke, soprano; Pauliina Tukiainen, piano
1 CD / Coviello / 2015-01-27
In their compositions Wagner, Debussy and Berg looked for ways to modernize and expand traditional tonality. The result, on the one hand, still sounds natural,...continue...