Victor Herbert: The Only Girl (1914) / Antoni Mendezona; Natalie Ballenger; Sarah Best; Sarah Mossman; Ian McEuen; Cameron Smith; Adam Cannedy
1 CD / Albany Records / 2015-09-08Conductors: Steichen, Gerald
Ensemble: Light Opera Of New York
Victor Herbert's three-act 1914 score (Henry Blossom's song lyrics) -- the clash between a young female composer and an egotistical Broadway librettist based on a...continue...
Eric Nathan (b.1983): 'Multitude, Solitude' Chamber music / Peggy Pearson, oboe; Joseph Alessi, trombone; Mei Rui, piano; Hugo Moreno, trumpet; Samuel Rhodes, viola
1 CD / Albany Records / 2015-09-08Conductors:
Ensemble: Momenta String Quartet
Composer Eric Nathan, a 2013 Rome Prize Fellow and 2014 Guggenheim Fellow, has garnered acclaim internationally through performances at the New York Philharmonic's 2014 Biennial,...continue...
Lucas Richman (b.1935): 'In Truth' - Piano Concerto, 'In Truth'; Oboe Concerto; The Clearing; Pieces (3) for cello & orch. / Inbal Segev, cello; Cynthia DeAlmeida, oboe; Jeffrey Biegel, piano
1 CD / Albany Records / 2015-09-08Conductors: Richman, Lucas
Ensemble: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Following the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra's rousingly successful premiere of Lucas Richman's piano concerto in 2013, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, where Richman was resident conductor and...continue...
Parisian Impressions - music for flute & piano by Lefebvre, Meunier, Arrieul, Duvernoy, Aubert, Gagnebin, Brun, Honegger, et al. / Leonard Garrison, flute; Roger McVey, piano
1 CD / Albany Records / 2015-09-08
All of the music presented here, beautiful in its own right, is suitable for intermediate-level flutists to play. None have been widely recorded, so this...continue...
The Light of Christmas: Latvian Cantatas of the Christmas Season / Laila Liepina Southard, soprano; Elina Seile, mezzo-soprano; Nauris Indzeris, baritone et al.
1 CD / Albany Records / 2015-09-08Conductors: Jansons, Andrejs; Zamura, Laura Padega
Ensemble: Chamber Choir Fortius; Childrens Choir Sono; Latvian National Opera Chamber Orchestra; New York Latvian Concert Choir; Youth Choir Balsis
This recording continues the tradition of the New York Latvian Concert Choir soon after its founding in 1975 of commissioning cantatas for their annual holiday...continue...
2 CD / Albany Records / 2015-09-08
Albany Records celebrates composer Joseph Fennimore's 75th anniversary with the release of this two-cd set of his 24 Romances and other select works. Born in...continue...