New Songs from Old Poetry - Songs by Hans Martin Grabner / Gesche Geier, soprano; Hans Martin Grabner, piano
1 CD / TYXart / 2015-07-31
One-composer lieder recitals with the music's creator sitting at the piano are rare events. The soprano Gesche Geier, accompanied by pianist and composer Hans Martin...continue...
Der Tod ist Mir Schlaf Worden: Romantic Choral Music by Brahms, Reger & Schumann / Vox Animata, Göstl
1 CD / TYXart / 2015-07-31Conductors: Göstl, Robert
Ensemble: Vox Animata
It characterizes both the sacred and the secular works on this CD: longing for quiet, departing of the beloved, and a romanticized conception of death...continue...
Accademia dell'Arcadia - Roma 1710, Baroque masterpieces of a secret society: works by Scarlatti, Sieber, Corelli, Valentini, Bononcini, Marcello / Sabrine Frey, recorder
1 CD / TYXart / 2015-06-30
The composers and literati of the Accademia dell’ Arcadia, established in Rome in 1690, worked in secret – the pope had prohibited secular baroque music...continue...
Richard Strauss: A Life in Song (Ein Leben in Liedern) / Timothy Sharp, baritone; Jan Roelof Wolthuis, piano
1 CD / TYXart / 2015-05-26
Relive a whole life in songs, filled with the ups and downs of love, full of poetic moments, power, eroticism and a dash of melancholia....continue...
Joseph Haas (1879-1960): God's Book of Life, oratorio / Monika Lichtenegger, soprano; Simone Bruckner, mz; Susanne Brunner, piano
1 CD / TYXart / 2015-05-26Works: Joseph Haas: Das Lebensbuch Gottes, oratorio for soprano, mezzo-soprano, chorus, organ, piano & orchestra, Op. 87
Performers: Bruckner, Simone [Mezzo-Soprano Vocal]; Brunner, Susanne [Piano]; Düchtel, Norbert; Lichtenegger, Monika [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Wende-Ehmer, Katrin
Ensemble: Joseph Haas Orchester
Joseph Haas (1879-1960), an early 20th c. student of Max Reger, later professor of music in Stuttgart and Munich, and co-founder, with Paul Hindemith and...continue...
Recording information: Evangelische Himmelfahrtskirche München-Sendling, Germa (11/2014)....continue...