The Philip Smith Collection, Vol. 1 - Works of Mahler, Bernstein, Copland, Stravinsky et al. / Philip Smith, Wynton Marsalis, trumpets; New York Phil.; Maazel, Mehta, Masur, Leinsdorf et al.
1 CD / New York Philharmonic / 2015-05-12Works: Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 5; Symphony no 1 in D major "Titan"; Symphony no 3; Symphony no 9; Modest Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition; George Gershwin: An American in Paris; Lew Pollack: That's ...
Performers: Alessi, Joseph [Trombone]; Baer, Alan; Lemalu, Jonathan; Muckey, Matt; Myers, Philip; Smith, Philip [Trumpet]
Conductors: Gilbert, Alan; ; Tovey, Bramwell; Maazel, Lorin
Ensemble: ; New York Philharmonic; New York Philharmonic Principal Brass Quintet
From the New York Philharmonic's in-house label come three separate and distinct albums of orchestral fare that highlights the trumpet, including eleven complete concertos, all...continue...
Chiayu: Journeys - Works for Mixed Ensembles / Ciompi Quartet; Members of the Philadelphia Orch. & Curtis Institute of Music
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2015-05-12Works: Chiayu: Urban Sketches, for clarinet, cello & piano; Huan, for harp; Journey to the West, for string quartet; Twelve Signs, for viola; Sparkle, for trombone & tuba; Zhi, for violin & piano
Performers: Chen, Che-Hung [Viola]; Fournes, Pierrick [Tuba]; Lee, Hanchien [Piano]; Morales, Ricardo; Newman, Clancy; Oka, Hirono; Orliac, Coline-Marie [Harp]; Santero, Brian [Trombone]; Zhu, Natalie
Ensemble: Ciompi Quartet
Chiayu's evocative music reflects her origins in Taiwan and responses to life in the West, an environment in which her career has been burgeoning with...continue...