1 CD / EMI Classics / 2013-09-03Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Sacred Pieces (4), for chorus & orchestra; Ave Maria; Libera me - Dies irae (from the Requirm Mass)
Performers: Agresta, Maria
Conductors: Pappano, Antonio
Ensemble: ; Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
Antonio Pappano and his Orchestra e Coro dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of the great Italian composer Giuseppe...continue...
Recording information: Sala Santa Cecilia, Auditorium Parco della Musica, Rome (2012-11-10&2012-11-12_2012-)....continue...
1 CD / EMI Classics / 2013-09-03Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: The Bells, choral symphony for soprano, tenor, baritone, chorus & orchestra, Op. 35; Symphonic Dances, Op. 45
Performers: Popov, Dmytro [Tenor Vocal]
Conductors: Rattle, Simon, Sir
Ensemble: ; Berlin Philharmonic
In this exciting new recording of Rachmaninov's Symphonic Dances and The Bells, Sir Simon Rattle and his renown orchestra, the Berliner Philharmoniker, perform these two...continue...
1 CD / EMI Classics / 2013-08-20
Country walks, farewells, travelling: Franz Schubert was one of the first composers to highlight these typical Romantic-era motifs in his songs. The great Lieder interpreter...continue...
8 CD / EMI Classics / 2013-08-20Conductors: Klemperer, Otto
Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra
Schumann: Piano Concerto; Cello Concerto; Introduction & Allegro Appassionato / Daniel Barenboim, piano; Jacqueline du Pré, cello; Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
1 CD / EMI Classics / 2013-08-20Conductors: Daniel Barenboim
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra; New Philharmonia Orchestra
Cellist Jacqueline du Pré was a legend among 20th century virtuosos. Together with her husband, conductor Daniel Barenboim, du Pré's international career evolved rapidly, only...continue...
1 CD / EMI Classics / 2013-08-20
Sometimes called the Spanish answer to Viennese classicism, Padre Antonio Soler was a contemporary of Mozart and a pupil of the legendary Domenico Scarlati. Soler...continue...
1 CD / EMI Classics / 2013-08-20Conductors: Previn, André
Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Mozart wrote a number of his concert and opera arias for the highly virtuoso voices of the legendary castrati. While castrati are now a relic...continue...
1 CD / EMI Classics / 2013-08-20Conductors: Marriner, Neville
Ensemble: Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
The world of Mozart piano music is revealed first and foremost in his concertos, most of which were composed with the intention of Mozart performing...continue...
Benjamin Britten: Vocal Works - Les Illuminations; Serenade; Nocturne, Folk Songs; Canticles; Sonnets [6 CDs]
6 CD / EMI Classics / 2013-08-13
01 I. Fanfare: Les Illuminations for high voice and string orchestra Op. 18 (1971 Digital Remaster) - Heather Harper/Northern Sinfonia Orchestra/Sir Neville...continue...
New Colours of Piccolo Trumpet - Works by Fasch, Krol, L. Mozart, J.S. Bach / Markus Stockhausen, trumpet
1 CD / EMI Classics / 2013-07-30Conductors: Poppen, Christoph
Ensemble: Detmolder Chamber Orchestra
The romantic figure of the wanderer, constantly travelling and not at home anywhere: for trumpeter Markus Stockhausen this is a symbol of our modern age...continue...
2 CD / EMI Classics / 2013-07-30Conductors: Boskovsky, Willi
Ensemble: Munich Radio Chorus; Munich Radio Orchestra
Giuditta, Franz Lehar's five-scene musical comedy, tells the story of a woman who leaves her husband to run off to North Africa with an army...continue...
2 CD / EMI Classics / 2013-07-30Conductors: Wallberg, Heinz
Ensemble: Bavarian State Radio Chorus; Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Composed by Carl Millocker in 1884, the three act Viennese operetta, Gasparone, was among Millocker's most successful works. It was first performed in 1884 in...continue...
3 CD / EMI Classics / 2013-07-30Conductors: Schmidt-Isserstedt, Hans
Ensemble: Dresden Staatskapelle; Leipzig Radio Chorus
When Mozart set the classics story of Idomeneo to music, he had impressive musical and theatrical resources at his disposal. Yet the premier at Munich's...continue...
2 CD / EMI Classics / 2013-07-30Conductors: Allers, Franz
Ensemble: Graunke Symphony Orchestra
Johann Strauss's Eine Nacht in Venedig (A Night in Venice) is a three-act operetta with a libretto by F. Zell and Richard Genee. The operetta's...continue...