John Casken (b.1949): Orion over Farne; Concerto for Orchestra; Violin Concerto / Sophia Jaffé, violin
1 CD / NMC Classics / 2014-06-10Conductors: Stenz, Markus
Ensemble: Hallé Orchestra
Casken's work is often inspired by the Northumberland countryside and coastline where he lives and in the symphonic poem Orion Over Farne (1984-86) he conjures...continue...
2 Super Audio CD / Oehms / 2014-05-27Works: Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 6 in A minor "Tragic"
Conductors: Stenz, Markus
Ensemble: Guerzenich Orchestra Cologne
Gustav Mahler's Sixth Symphony employs the largest orchestral apparatus he ever used. It is a work of extremes, from the Andante's main, sweetly cantabile theme...continue...
Recording information: Kölner Philharmonie (11/10/2013-11/12/2013)....continue...
Horizon, Vol. 5 - James MacMillan: Hodie per Nascitur; Detlev Glanert: Insonmium; Klaas de Vries: Profidence; Kaija Saariaho: Circle Map
1 Super Audio CD / RCO Live / 2014-05-27Conductors: Brabbins, Martyn; Stenz, Markus; Robertson, David; Malkki, Susanna
Ensemble: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
This 5th RCO Horizon Series release features a mix of recently written works. Hodie per nascitur, James MacMillan's orchestration of an anon.14th century antifone. Detlev...continue...