Rachmaninov: Prelude in C sharp minor; Piano Concerto No. 2; Symphony No. 3 / Cyril Smith, piano; Malcolm Sargent
1 CD / Guild / 2015-08-11Conductors: Sargent, Malcolm
Ensemble: BBC Symphony Orchestra; Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra
Earlier releases on the Guild Historic label featuring Sir Malcolm Sargent have earned much critical praise, and we present a new compilation of Sargent conducting...continue...
The Golden Age of Light Music: Contrasts - Light music from the 1960s Back to the 1920s, Vol. 2 - works by Rota, Farnon, Hewman, Lehar, Curzon, Ellington, Ewing et al.
1 CD / Guild / 2015-08-11Works: Laurie Johnson: Gala Première, for orchestra; Nino Rota: La dolce vita; Robert Farnon: Travel Topic, for pops orchestra; Johnny Richards: Young At Heart; Alfred Newman: How the West Was Won; B...
Performers: Conway, Russ; Max Klein
Conductors: Johnson, Laurie; Ornadel, Cyril; Cordell, Frank; Farnon, Robert; Osborne, Tony; Newman, Alfred; Hermann, Harry; Wal-Berg; Chevallier, Christian; Liter, Monia; Martin, Freddy; Leon, Jack; Williams, Ch...
Ensemble: ; Frank Cordell Orchestra; Harry Hudson's Melody Man; International Novelty Quartet; Otto Dobrindt Piano Symphonists; Rhythmics; Shilkret's Rhythm-Melodists; Starlight Symphony
Carl Rütti: Symphony "The Visions of Niklaus von Flue"; Caspar Diethelm: The Last Works for String Orchestra / Maria Schmid, soprano; Martin Heini, organ; Maio Schubiger, percussion
2 CD / Guild / 2015-08-11Conductors: Held, Rainer
Ensemble: Novosibirsk State Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra
Two world premiere recordings by Swiss composers Carl Rütti (b. 1949) and Caspar Deithelm (1926-1997) are contained on this 2-CD set....continue...
The Golden Age of Light Music: New Town - Production Music of the 1950s / Robert Farnon, sidney Torch, Trevor Duncan, Roger Roger, Jack Beaver, Heinz Herschmann, Peter Yorke, Peter Yorke et al.
1 CD / Guild / 2015-07-07Works: Roger Roger: New Town, for pops orchestra; Kenneth Essex: Dance of the Hailstones; Jack Beaver: Brave Prospect, for pops orchestra; Frederic Curzon: Galavant, for orchestra; Robert Farnon: A Promise ...
Conductors: Roger, Roger; Voss, Louis; Farnon, Robert; Curzon, Frederic; Warren, Walker; Mayes, Elliott; Torch, Sidney; van der Linden, Dolf; Rehfeld, Kurt; Dumont, Cedric; Devereaux, Georges; Cook, Eric
Sound of Zurich - Wegmann: Arpiano; Baer: Lichtspuren; Fueter: Nocturne; Frank: Pas de deux; Derungs: Portraits, Op. 110 / Praxedis Hug-Rütti, harp; Geneviève Hug, piano
1 CD / Guild / 2015-07-07
The Sounds of Zurich, Praxedis & Praxedis, brings together the delightful duo of harp and piano played by these eminently gifted young musicians in a...continue...
Pierre Dervaux conducts Saint-Saëns, Dukas, Hérold, Boieldieu, Suppé, Nicolai, Weber, Brahms, Wagner, Glinka, Rossini (rec. late '50s early '60s)
2 CD / Guild / 2015-07-07Conductors: Dervaux, Pierre
Ensemble: Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra; Paris Concert Orchestra
This CD represents the second remarkable collection of orchestral works recorded under the baton of the French conductor Pierre Dervaux, who was chief conductor of...continue...
Britten: Piano Concerto; Enescu: Rumanian Rhapsody No. 1; Borodin: Dances of the Polovetzki Maidens; Debussy: The Engulfed Cathedral; Bauer: Sun Splendor / Stokowski
1 CD / Guild / 2015-06-02Conductors: Stokowski, Leopold
Ensemble: Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra of New York
The extensive collection of recordings on the Guild label conducted by Leopold Stokowski has garnered worldwide acclaim from the most knowledgeable critics, and this new...continue...
'Music for the University: Brahms' Academic Festival Orchestra; Rushton: Concrete; Hegar: Festive Cantata / Musikkollegium Winterthur; Akademischer Chor Zürich
1 CD / Guild / 2015-06-02Conductors: Scheuber, Karl
Ensemble: Akademischer Chor Zürich; Musikkollegium Winterthur
2014 saw the centenary of the consecration of the imposing University of Zurich main building, an important occasion marked by this outstanding concert of familiar,...continue...
Golden Age of Light Music: Motorway - Production music of the 1960s by Farnon, Stott, Mersey, Alwyn, Linden, Laren, Braden, Fenoulhet et al. / QueenÆs Hall Light Orchestra
1 CD / Guild / 2015-06-02Conductors: Farnon, Robert
Ensemble: QueenÆs Hall Light Orchestra
Golden Age of Light Music: A Light Music Smörgasbord - Light music by Scandinavian composers: Mortensen, Gade, Wiren, Lumbye, Ericson, Nielsen, Halvorsen, Alfven et al. / Ake Jelving & His Orchestra
1 CD / Guild / 2015-06-02Works: Kurt Larsson: Premiär (Première), for pops orchestra; Kai Mortensen: The Teasing Violin; Axel Frederiksen: Copenhagen March, for pops orchestra; Jacob Gade: Jalousie (Jealousy), tango for...
Conductors: Jelving, Ake; Bela Sanders & Sein Orchestra; Petersen, Teddy; Fiedler, Arthur; Wahlgren, Hans; Westerberg, Stig; Lumbye, Tippe; Fjelstad, Oivin; Magnussen, Elo; Mantovani; Friisholm, Lavard
Ensemble: ; Ake Jelving Orchestra; Lavard Friisholm Orchestra
1 CD / Guild / 2015-05-05Works: Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor, Op. 102 "Double"; Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77
Performers: Busch, Adolf [Composer/Violin]; Busch, Hermann
Conductors: Kletzki, Paul; Munch, Hans
Ensemble: Basel State Orchestra; French National Radio Orchestra
That Adolf Busch was one of the greatest violinists of the 20th-century is unarguable, but his recorded legacy as a solo artist is not as...continue...
Danza, Danza - Music by Laurie Altman and Anders Miolin / Anders Miolin, 13 string guitar; Laurie Altman, piano
1 CD / Guild / 2015-05-05
Danza, Danza is very much a CD dedicated to the principle of the idiomatic sharing of classical and jazz forms as well as in what...continue...
Connections: Britten: Lackrymae; Shostakovich: Viola sonata, Op. 147; Al-Zand: Hollows and Dells for viola & piano / Ivo-Jan van der Werff, viola; Simon Marlow, piano
1 CD / Guild / 2015-05-05
This unique album couples two of the greatest works for viola and piano by two of the 20th-century's greatest composers, Dmitri Shostakovich and Benjamin Britten,...continue...
1 CD / Guild / 2015-05-05
Tchaikovsky: Marche Slave; Romeo and Juliet Overture; et al. / Royal PO; Philharmonia Orch.; Sir Malcolm Sargent (rec. 1955 & 1960)
1 CD / Guild / 2015-02-03
These are reissues of performances from 1955 and 1960....continue...
1 CD / Guild / 2015-02-03Works: Camille Saint-Saëns: Trio for Piano, Violin and Cello no 1 in F major, Op. 18; Trio for Piano and Strings no 2 in E minor, Op. 92
Ensemble: Aquinas Piano Trio
The Aquinas Piano Trio, a British ensemble, was formed in 2009 and has quickly established itself as one of the U.K.'s most sought after chamber...continue...
The Golden Age of Light Music - 'Springtime:' Works by Leroy Anderson, Rabinowitz et al. / Leroy Anderson, Ron Goodwin, King Palmer, Frederic Curzon et al.
1 CD / Guild / 2015-02-03
The Golden Age of Light Music: Contrasts - From the 1960s Back to the 1920s, Vol. 1 / Various Artists
1 CD / Guild / 2015-01-01Works: Bronislaw Kaper: On Green Dolphin Street, song; Domenico Modugno: Ciao, Ciao, Bambina; Roger Roger: Le cabri mexicain, for pops orchestra; Leroy Anderson: Girl in Satin; Wally Stott: Focus on Fashion...
Performers: Green, Johnny; Harry Robbins; Inglez, Roberto
Conductors: Ornadel, Cyril; Faith, Percy; Roger, Roger; Anderson, Leroy; Stott, Wally; Perkins, Frank; Muller, Werner; Dumont, Cedric; Melachrino, George; Inglez, Roberto; Torch, Sidney; Geary, Owen; Williams, C...
Ensemble: ; BBC Variety Orchestra; Frank Perkins Pops Orchestra; Leroy Anderson Orchestra; Percy Faith Orchestra; Roger Roger Orchestra; The Starlight Symphony
Orchestral Masterworks from Switzerland: Schoek, Widmer & Brunner / Fali Pavri, piano; Royal Scottish Nat'l Orch.; Held et al.
1 CD / Guild / 2015-01-01Conductors: Held, Rainer
Ensemble: Royal Scottish National Orchestra
These are world premiere recordings of orchestral works by Swiss composers....continue...
Music for Cor Anglais: Giovanni Daelli, Antonio Pasculli & Carlo Yvon / Martin Frutiger, cor anglais; Petya Mihneva, piano; Sarah Verrue, harp
1 CD / Guild / 2015-01-01
Martin Frutiger studied at the Bern University of the Arts and the University of Music and Performing Arts Munich. He is the English horn player...continue...
1 CD / Guild / 2014-12-09Works: Jule Styne: Ride Through the Night; Percy Faith: Carefree; Duet; Chico Bolero; Spanish Traditional: La Golondrina, cançion for voice & piano; Agustín Lara: Granada; Richard Rodgers: Ove...
Performers: Reidy, Frank
Conductors: Faith, Percy; Farnon, Robert
Ensemble: Percy Faith and His Orchestra; Robert Farnon and His Orchestra
1 CD / Guild / 2014-12-09Works: George Frederick Handel: Joy to the World (theme by Handel); Irving Berlin: Holiday Inn; Christmas Traditional: God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen (English); Deck the Halls (Welsh); Good Christian Men, Re...
Performers: Laurence, Zack
Conductors: Faith, Percy; Chacksfield, Frank; Vaughn, Billy; Jones, Ken; Philipp, Ludo; Black, Stanley; Melachrino, George; Fiedler, Arthur
Ensemble: ; Percy Faith and His Orchestra
1 CD / Guild / 2014-12-09Conductors: Sargent, Sir Malcolm
Ensemble: BBC Symphony Orchestra
These works were originally recorded in 1956 and 1958....continue...
John Alan Rose: Buson's Ballet; D'Indy: Trio Op. 29; Mendelssohn: Konzertstuck Op. 113 / Trio di Buson - John Alan Rose, piano; Chungsun Kim, cello; Maryanne Lacaille, clarinet
1 CD / Guild / 2014-12-09Conductors:
Ensemble: Trio di Buson
The Trio Di Buson (clarinet, cello, and piano) performs a new work by John Alan Rose along with works by D'Indy and Mendelssohn....continue...
Orchestral Suites from Russian Operas - Rimsky-Korsakov: Ivan the Terrible; Tchaikovsky: Tsarina's Slippers; Glinka: Ruslan and Ludmilla / London SO, Fistoulari
1 CD / Guild / 2014-11-11Conductors: Fistoulari, Anatole
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra
Russian-born conductor Anatole Fistoulari conducts orchestral suites from Russian operas....continue...
Rita Gorr sings French Opera - 16 tracks from Iphigénie en Tauride; Orphée et Eurydice; Médée; Werther; Samson et Dalila et al. / Rita Gorr, soprano (rec. 1959-62)
1 CD / Guild / 2014-11-11
These recordings of the Belgian mezzo-soprano Rita Gorr come from 1959 to 1962....continue...
Fritz Brun, Vol. 5: Piano Concerto; Divertimento for piano & strings; Variations for piano & strings / Tomas Nemec, piano
1 CD / Guild / 2014-11-11Conductors: Adriano
Ensemble: Bratislava Symphony Orchestra
Three of Swiss composer Fritz Brun's appealing and accessible works are featured on this disc. The Piano Concerto was written in 1946; the Variations in...continue...
The Golden Age of Light Music: By Special Request - works by Gershwin, Porter, Torch, Coates, Bastow, Ferrari et al. / David Rose & Sidney Torch
1 CD / Guild / 2014-11-11Works: David Rose: The Magic Music Box, for pops orchestra; Holiday for Strings; Serenade to a Lemonade, for pops orchestra; Whispering Waters, for pops orchestra; Lovers' Serenade, for pops orchestra; The ...
Conductors: Rose, David; Torch, Sidney
Ensemble: David Rose Orchestra; Sidney Torch Orchestra