Fredrick Kaufman (b.1936): Stars & Distances - a collection of orchestral and choral pieces / Richard Stoltzman, clarinet
1 CD / Navona / 2015-11-13Conductors: Bisantz, Andrew; Hein, Richard; Piantini, Carlos
Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Czech Symphony Orchestra; Florida Grand Opera
An eclectic collection of works composed by the Pulitzer Prize nominated Fredrick Kaufman that through the choral pieces and orchestral works displays the themes of...continue...
Smetana: Ma Vlast (My Fatherland) / Czech PO, Jiri Belohlavek (live from the Prague Spring Music Festival, 2014) [DVD]
1 DVD Video / EuroArts / 2015-08-28Works: Bedrich Smetana: Má vlast
Conductors: Belohlavek, Jiri
Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
The six orchestral poems comprising Bedrich Smetana's My Country - the most famous being "The Moldau" with its instantly recognizable melody and evocation of this...continue...
Run Time: 86 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): PCM Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1
Dvorák: Sacred Works & Cantatas / Czech PO; Prague SO; Ivan Moravec; Wolfgang Sawallisch et al. [8 CDs]
8 CD / Supraphon / 2015-08-14Conductors: Belohlávek, Jirí; Smetácek, Václav; KoÜler, Zdenek; Sawallisch, Wolfgang; Neumann, Václav
Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Prague Symphony Orchestra
"Dad's God was not the God of Vengeance but the Creator, who sanctifies the journey through the 'valley of death' through his infinite love," is...continue...
1 CD / Supraphon / 2015-05-12Works: Josef Suk: Fantasy for violin & orchestra, Op 24; Leos Janácek: Concerto for Violin ("Putování dusicky," "Pilgrimage of the Soul"), JW 9/10 (fragments completed by; Antonin Dvor&...
Performers: Spacek, Josef [Violin]
Conductors: Belohlávek, Jirí
Ensemble: ; Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Dvorák - Suk - Janácek. Three very different composers with three different stories, and yet there is a great closeness and spiritual kinship between them....continue...
Collectors Edition: Brahms - Complete Choral Works / Barbara Bonney, Andreas Schmidt, Edith Mathis, Rudolf Scholz, Jan Schroeder [7 CDs]
7 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2015-01-27Conductors: Giulini, Carlo Maria; Sinopoli, Giuseppe; Jena, Gunter
Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; NDR Sinfonieorchester; Vienna Philharmonic
Both the unaccompanied choral music - motets, part-songs, canons and folksong settings - and the choral works with orchestra, including the German Requiem, are offered...continue...