Orchestral Suites from Russian Operas - Rimsky-Korsakov: Ivan the Terrible; Tchaikovsky: Tsarina's Slippers; Glinka: Ruslan and Ludmilla / London SO, Fistoulari
1 CD / Guild / 2014-11-11Conductors: Fistoulari, Anatole
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra
Russian-born conductor Anatole Fistoulari conducts orchestral suites from Russian operas....continue...
50 x Waltz - works by Johann Strauss II; Waldteufel, Lehar, Berlioz, Delibes, Tchaikovsky, Shostakovich, Chopin, Khachaturian, Godowsky et al. [3 CDs]
3 CD / Decca / 2014-11-10Conductors: Boskovsky, Willi; Dutoit, Charles; Bonynge, Richard; Marriner, Neville; Chailly, Riccardo; Black, Stanley
Ensemble: Academy of St. Martin in the Fields; London Symphony Orchestra; Montreal Symphony Orchestra; National Philharmonic Orchestra; Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra; Vienna Philharmonic
50 Tracks' is a new physical & digital series of 3 CD sets, each with a digital mirror. It is a more compact version of...continue...
Phase 4 Stereo Concert Series: 41 CDs of Decca's Finest Recordings - Classical, Light Music, Film Scores etc. / Stokowski, Fiedler, Munch, Maazel, Leinsdorf et al. [41 CD]
41 CD / Decca / 2014-10-27Conductors: Black, Stanley; Dorati, Antal; Fiedler, Arthur; Fistoulari, Anatole; Maazel, Lorin; Leinsdorf, Erich; Münch, Charles; Stokowski, Charles
Ensemble: Boston Pops Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra; Netherlands Radio Symphony Orchestra; New Philharmonia Orchestra; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
A comprehensive 40 CD overview of some of the most sonically-spectacular albums ever made, from a period when Decca enjoyed a clear technological lead over...continue...
Darkness to Light: The Music of Jeffrey Jacob (b.1966) - Symphonies Nos. 1 & 3; String Quartet No. 2; Elegy, Adagietto Misterioso / Jeffrey Jacob, piano
1 CD / Navona / 2014-10-14Conductors: Spalding, Daniel; ; Mitchell, Jon; Spiegelman, Joel; Shimada, Toshiyuki
Ensemble: Hradec Kralové Philharmonicd; London Symphony Orchestra; Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra; Moscow Symphony Orchestra; New England String Quartet
Composer and pianist Jeffrey Jacob depicts the experiences of struggle and pain, and of triumph and joy on his debut Navona Records release Darkness To...continue...
2 CD / Decca / 2014-10-14Conductors: Jensen, Thomas; Collins, Anthony
Ensemble: Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra
Ten recordings of classical masterpieces, ranging from Rimsky-Korsakov to Sibelius, performed under the baton of Ernest Ansermet and more, rereleased at an affordable price....continue...
2 Super Audio CD / LSO Live (London SO) / 2014-10-14Works: Hector Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14; Waverley Overture, Op. 1
Conductors: Gergiev, Valery
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Berlioz let his imagination run wild in his music, finding inspiration in all manner of sources, including his own turbulent personal life. His experience of...continue...
Recording information: Barbican, London (10/31/2013/11/14/2013)....continue...
1 CD / E1 Entertainment / 2014-09-30Works: Samuel Barber: Concerto for Violin, Op. 14; John Corigliano: Lullaby for Natalie, for violin & orchestra; Mason Bates: Concerto for Violin
Performers: Meyers, Anne Akiko [Violin]
Conductors: Slatkin, Leonard
Ensemble: ; London Symphony Orchestra
This album explores deep connections between the composers and the performers on the recording. The American Masters, Anne Akiko Meyer's 5th recording for eOne Music,...continue...
Recording information: LSO St Lukes, London, England (09/2013)....continue...