Brahms: Complete Symphonies; Ein deutsches Requiem /McNair, Hagegård; Westminster Symphonic Choir; New York Phil.; Masur
5 CD / Warner Classics / 2014-09-02Conductors: Masur, Kurt
Ensemble: New York Philharmonic; Westminster Symphonic Choir
In his four symphonies, composed between 1876 and 1885, Johannes Brahms proved himself a worthy heir to Beethoven. Grand in their scale, the works embody...continue...
Bechara El-Khoury (b.1957): Violin Concerto No. 1 'On the Borders of Nowhere'; Horn Concerto 'The Dark Mountain'; Clarinet Concerto 'Autumn Pictures' / Sarah Nemtanu, violin; David Guerrier, horn; Patrick Messina, clarinet
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2014-08-12Conductors: Masur, Kurt; Elts, Olari
Ensemble: Orchestre National de France; Paris Chamber Orchestra
This fifth Naxos release of the music of the Franco-Lebanese composer Bechara El-Khoury features three concertos two of which, for wind instruments, are inspired by...continue...