Michael Colina (b.1948) 'Requinauts - Return to Spirit': Requiem / Annie Gil, mz; Nicholas Mulroy, tenor. Scottish Nat'l Orch., Levin
1 CD / Fleur de Son / 2014-11-11Conductors: Levin, Ira
Ensemble: Royal Scottish National Chorus; Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Requinauts is the largest single work I have ever attempted, both in scale, emotional depth and musical forces. To structure the work I used four...continue...
Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night's Dream; Overtures / Royal Scottish National SO; Gewandhaus Orchestra Leipzig; Weller; Masur
2 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2014-09-30Conductors: Masur, Kurt; Weller, Walter
Ensemble: Gewandhaus Orchestra Leipzig; Royal Scottish National Orchestra
This special collection brings together Felix Mendelssohn's concert overtures, a genre for which the composer was particularly famed. Among them is Ruy Blas; despite Mendelssohn's...continue...
Toshio Hosokawa: Orchestral Works, Vol. 2 / Royal Scottish National Orchestra; Orchestre National de Lyon; Jun Märkl
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2014-09-09Works: Toshio Hosokawa: Woven Dreams, for orchestra; Blossoming II, for chamber orchestra; Circulating Ocean, for orchestra
Conductors: Märkl, Jun
Ensemble: Orchestre National de Lyon; Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Toshio Hosokawa is one of Japan's most eminent living composers. The first volume in this series devoted to his orchestral works [8.573239] explores the idea...continue...