Mendelssohn in Birmingham, Vol. 3: Symphony No. 2 'Hymn of Praise'; Calms Sea and Prosperous Voyage / City of Birmingham SO & Chorus; Edward Gardner
1 Super Audio CD / Chandos Records / 2015-02-24Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage Overture, in D major Op. 27; Symphony no 2 in B flat major, Op. 52 "Lobgesang"
Performers: Julian Wilkins [Conductor/Piano/Organ]
Conductors: Gardner, Edward
The third in Chandos's 'Mendelssohn in Birmingham' series with the City of Birmingham Symphony led by Edward Gardner features "Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage" and...continue...
O Sacrum Convivium!: French Sacred Choral Works, by Poulenc, Messiaen, Langlais & Vierne / Choir of St. John's College, Cambridge; Nethsingha
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2015-02-24
This new disc with the Choir of St John's College, Cambridge under Andrew Nethsingha - recording exclusively for Chandos - pays homage to French early...continue...
2 Super Audio CD / Chandos Records / 2015-02-24Works: Edward Elgar: Scenes from The Saga of King Olaf, cantata for soloists, chorus & orchestra, Op. 30; The Banner of St George, ballad for chorus, organ & orchestra, Op. 33
Performers: Banks, Barry; Birsan, Emily [Soprano Vocals]; Opie, Alan [Baritone Vocal]
Conductors: Davis, Andrew
After having recorded Elgar's The Dream of Gerontius ('Recording of the Month' in BBC Music), Sir Andrew Davis turns to two of the composer's most...continue...
2 CD / Chandos Records / 2015-02-24
In this recording of Alexander Zemlinsky's (1871-1942) complete String Quartets, the Brodsky Quartet gives fresh life to the composer's works, 'with a spirit so transformational...continue...
Comédie et Tragédie, Vol. 1: Lully, Marais, Rebel - Orchestral Music for the Theater / Tempesta di Mare; Roberts, Stone
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2015-02-24
This is Volume 1 of Tempesta di Mare's two-disc project of late 17th c. French instrumental music. 'These 'Suites' contain some of the most tuneful,...continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2015-01-27
On this CD, Michael Collins performs Brahms's and Reinecke's clarinet sonatas with the pianist Michael McHale. Their collaboration on Chandos has been successful, from their...continue...
Goffredo Petrassi (1904-2003): Coro di Morti; Noche Oscura; Quattro inni Sacri; Partita / Giorgio Berrugi, tenor; Vasily Ladyuk, baritone
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2015-01-27Conductors: Noseda, Gianandrea
Ensemble: Teatro Regio Torino Chorus; Teatro Regio Torino Orchestra
This new Petrassi recording with Gianandrea Noseda and his Italian forces is part of our ongoing Italian music series. Last year's release of Salmo IX°...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Chandos Records / 2015-01-27Conductors: Svedlund, Thord
Ensemble: Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra
The ongoing SACD series of orchestral works by Weinberg now explores some lesser-known, late works of the composer. This disc features the last two Chamber...continue...
Stravinsky: Works for piano & orchestra - Concerto; Capriccio; Movements; Petrouchka / Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, piano
1 Super Audio CD / Chandos Records / 2015-01-27Works: Igor Stravinsky: Concerto for piano & wind instruments; Capriccio, for piano & orchestra; Movements (5), for piano & orchestra; Pétrouchka
Performers: Bavouzet, Jean-Efflam
Conductors: Tortelier, Yan Pascal
Ensemble: ; Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestra
After having won the Gramophone Award in 2014 for his recording of Prokofiev's five piano concertos, exclusive Chandos artist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet here explores the complete...continue...
Recording information: Sala Sao Paulo, Júlio Prestes Cultural Center, Sao Paul (2014)....continue...
Robert Schumann: Sonata No. 1; Romanze; Humoreske; Clara Schumann: Romance; Le Ballet des Revenants / Imogen Cooper, piano
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2015-01-27Works: Robert Schumann: Humoreske for piano in B flat major, Op. 20; Romances (3) for Piano, Op. 28; Piano Soanta in F sharp minor, Op. 11; Clara Wieck Schumann: Quatre Pièces caractéristiques, Op...
This is the eagerly awaited second volume in the new collaboration between Chandos and Imogen Cooper. In this series, she brings her virtuosity and poetic...continue...