Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition; Khovanshchina Prelude; Stravinsky: Petrushka (1911) / Charles Mackerras, London SO; New Philharmonia Orch.
1 CD / Musical Concepts / 2015-03-31Conductors: Mackerras, Charles
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra; New Philharmonia Orchestra
Two landmarks of Russian music on one album! Mussorgsky's masterpiece suite, originally a work for solo piano (later orchestrated by Ravel), is presented complete, and...continue...
Carl Nielsen: The Concertos / Saeka Matsuyama, violin; John McCaw, clarinet; Jennifer Stinton, flute
1 CD / Musical Concepts / 2015-03-31Works: Carl Nielsen: Concerto for Violin Op. 33 (FS 61); Concerto for Clarinet, FS 129/Op. 57; Concerto for Flute, FS 119
Performers: Matsuyama, Saeka; McCaw, John; Stinton, Jennifer
Conductors: Wagner, Jan; Leppard, Raymond; Bedford, Steuart
Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra; Odense Symphony Orchestra; Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Denmark's greatest composer, Carl Nielsen is best known for his symphonie (released on Alto in 2015, ALC 2505) and his three concertos. This album presents...continue...
50 CD / Decca / 2014-11-17Conductors: Ozawa, Seiji
Ensemble: Ambrosian Singers; Berlin Philharmonic; Boston Symphony Orchestra; New Philharmonia Orchestra; Orchestre de Paris; Saito Kinen Festival Orchestra; San Francisco Symphony Orchestra; Tanglewood Festiva...
Released ahead of Seiji Ozawa's 80th birthday in September 2015, this 50-CD set includes the legendary Japanese conductor's most celebrated recordings for Philips and Decca....continue...
Phase 4 Stereo Concert Series: 41 CDs of Decca's Finest Recordings - Classical, Light Music, Film Scores etc. / Stokowski, Fiedler, Munch, Maazel, Leinsdorf et al. [41 CD]
41 CD / Decca / 2014-10-27Conductors: Black, Stanley; Dorati, Antal; Fiedler, Arthur; Fistoulari, Anatole; Maazel, Lorin; Leinsdorf, Erich; Münch, Charles; Stokowski, Charles
Ensemble: Boston Pops Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra; Netherlands Radio Symphony Orchestra; New Philharmonia Orchestra; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
A comprehensive 40 CD overview of some of the most sonically-spectacular albums ever made, from a period when Decca enjoyed a clear technological lead over...continue...
1 CD / Lodia Music / 2014-09-09Works: Richard Wagner: The Flying Dutchman; Rienzi; Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg; Tristan und Isolde
Conductors: Païta, Carlos
Ensemble: ; Netherlands Radio Philharmonic; New Philharmonia Orchestra