1 CD / Wergo / 2014-08-12Conductors:
Ensemble: Yarn / Wire
David Brynjar Franzson, one of the leading Icelandic composers of his generation, currently resides in New York. This disc from Wergo features his 2001 work...continue...
Sebastian Gramss (b.1966): Thinking ofà/ Mark Dresser, John Eckhardt, Sebastian Gramss, Barry Guy, Christine Hoock, Joëlle Léandre, Dieter Manderscheid, Barre Phillips, Daniele Roccato, Tetsu Saitoh, Håkon Thelin, Stefano Scodanibbi
1 CD / Wergo / 2014-08-12
Wergo's Thinking of... is an homage to the double-bass player Stefano Scodanibbio, who died in 2012. It features eleven bass players, each recorded separately with...continue...
Enjott Schneider (b.1950): Metamorphosen - Orchestral works based upon music of Mozart, Wagner, Mendelssohn and Schumann / Christoph Hartmann & Johannes Strassl (english horns), Gottfried Pokorny (bassoon)
1 CD / Wergo / 2014-08-12Conductors: Li, Xincao
Metamorphosen is the first in a series of ten recordings of the music of Enjott Schneider on the Wergo label. Schneider is a German businessman,...continue...
Franz Martin Olbrisch (b.1952): Craquelé - four works for traditional acoustic instruments with and without live electronics
1 CD / Wergo / 2014-08-12Conductors: Gorlinsky, Vladimir; Edwards, Sian
Ensemble: HR-Sinfonieorchester; Studio for New Music Ensemble Moscow
Wergo presents a collection of works by contemporary German composer Franz Martin Olbrisch. Olbrisch studied Composition and Music Theory at the Hochschule der Künste in...continue...
1 CD / Wergo / 2014-08-12Conductors: Vis, Lucas
Ensemble: Ascolta; hr-Sinfonieorchester; Parkhaus Trio; Tokyo Philharmonic Chorus
This collection provides insight into the sensitive and exciting sound aesthetics of the composer Malika Kishino. Nature and beauty constitute the main points of reference...continue...
1 CD / Wergo / 2014-07-08Works: Arnold Schoenberg: Pierrot Lunaire, Op. 21
Performers: Bergmann, Maria; Castagner, Jacques; Collot, Serge; Deplus, Guy; Huchot, Jean; Louis Montaigne; Yordanoff, Luben
Conductors: Boulez, Pierre
The latest reissue in Wergo's studio reihe series is very special. This recording, featuring soprano Helga Pilarczyk and conductor Pierre Boulez performing Schoenberg's Pierrot lunaire,...continue...
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1 CD / Wergo / 2014-07-08Conductors:
Ensemble: Ensemble Mosaik; Ensemble Resonanz; Mondrian Ensemble Basel; Philharmoniker Hamburg
Born in Regensburg in 1979, Leopold Hurt studied composition at Hamburg University of Music and zither and period performance practice at the Richard Strauss Conservatory...continue...
2 CD / Wergo / 2014-06-10Conductors:
Ensemble: Ensemble Recherche
During preparations for their 25th anniversary in 2010, the Ensemble Recherche came to the conclusion that the "theme" for their celebration should be songs of...continue...