The Call: More Choral Classics from St. John's - works by Ireland, Parry, Panufnik, Mendelssohn, Stanford, Tavener, Rossini, Howells et al. / Choir of St. John's, Nethsingha
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2015-09-25Conductors: Nethsingha, Andrew
Ensemble: St. John's College Choir, Cambridge
The pieces brought together on this CD range widely, from ceremonial works associated with affairs of state to intimate compositions addressing moments of great personal...continue...
Brett Dean (b.1961): Epitaphs; Eclipse (String Quartet No. 1); String Quartet No. 2 "And once I played Ophelia" / Doric String Quartet, Allison Bell, soprano
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2015-09-25Conductors:
Ensemble: Doric String Quartet
Australian composer and violist Brett Dean has won many prizes for his orchestral and chamber compositions, including the most renowned of them in 2009, the...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Chandos Records / 2015-09-25Conductors: Järvi, Neeme
Ensemble: Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Thirty years after having recorded Dvorák's complete Symphonies on Chandos, the Royal Scottish National Orchestra and its laureate conductor Neeme Järvi tackle another romantic Czech...continue...
Gabriel Pierné (1863-1937): Cathédrales; Paysages Franciscains. Orchestral Works, Vol. 2 / Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, piano; BBC PO, Juanjo Mena
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2015-09-25Conductors: Mena, Juanjo
Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
This is the eagerly awaited second volume of orchestral works by Pierné, played by the BBC Philharmonic under Juanjo Mena and featuring Jean-Efflam Bavouzet. The...continue...
Schumann: "Abegg" Variations; Davidsbündlertänze; Novelletten, Op. 21 Nos. 2 and 8; "Geistervariationen" / Imogen Cooper, piano
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2015-09-25
This recording is Imogen Cooper's third Chandos release, following earlier discs of works by Brahms and Robert and Clara Schumann. Ms. Cooper describes Schumann's Davidsbu¨ndlertänze,...continue...