13 CD / LSO Live (London SO) / 2014-04-08Conductors: Davis, Colin
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14 by Hector Berlioz
Conductor: Sir Colin Davis
Polarities: Exploring the Contemporary Expanse - works by Mathew Fuerst, Katherine Saxon, Chi-hin Leung, Alex Freeman
1 CD / Navona / 2014-03-25Conductors: Saxon, Katherine; Lizak, Jessica;
Ensemble: Hong Kong Cantabile Winds; Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra; New Century Voices
The works on Polarities express the emotions, feelings, and scenes associated with opposites. Debut US release for Hong Kong based composer Chi-hin Leung 'Mathew Fuerst...continue...
Grainne Mulvey (b.1966): Akanos & Other Works / Elizabeth Hillard, soprano; Matthew Schellhorn, piano; Annettte Cleary, cello
1 CD / Navona / 2014-02-25Conductors:
Ensemble: Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra
AKANOS features six works by Irish composer Grainne Mulvey. Ms. Mulvey's music explores the juxtaposition of polar opposites, pitting the real against the synthetic in...continue...
1 CD / Navona / 2014-01-28Conductors:
Ensemble: Apollo Chamber Players
Soli for Soprano with Percussion Orchestra - works by Matt Barber, Baljinder Singh, Sekhon II; Jean Barraque / Jamie Jordan, soprano
1 CD / Ravello / 2014-01-28Conductors: McCormick, Robert
Ensemble: McCormick Percussion Group
1 CD / Navona / 2014-01-28Works: Paul Hindemith: Concerto for Clarinet; Quintet, for clarinet & string quartet, Op. 30; Sonata for clarinet & piano in B flat major; Unspecified: [Untitled CD-ROM Track]
Performers: Stoltzman, Richard [Clarinet]; Wyner, Yehudi
Conductors: Trevor, Kirk; Wyner, Yehudi
International Repertoire Recordings, Vol. 7 - works by Hesketh, Ranki, Tomlinson, Bennett et al. / Timothy Reynish
2 CD / Mark Custom Recording / 2013-11-19Works: Kenneth Hesketh: Masque, for symphonic band; György Ránki: King Pomádé's New Clothes, opera; Bernard Gilmore: Folk Songs (5) for soprano & ensemble; Ernest Tomlinson: Suite of Eng...
Performers: Brown, Thomas; Case, Greg; Weikleenget, Megan [Soprano (Vocal)]
Conductors: Reynish, Timothy
Ensemble: ; United States Coast Guard Band
If you were the conductor or manager of the New York Philharmonic Orchestra and were charged with devising a festival of music from the past...continue...
1 CD / Navona / 2013-11-19Works: Joseph Summer: He Took Me By the Wrist, song for soprano & piano; They Bore Him Barefaced on the Bier, for soprano, tenor & piano (from Oxford Songs); To My Sick Soul (Saint Valentine's Day), song fo...
Performers: Chenoweth, Andrea [Soprano Vocal]; Guthrie, Cathy; Maira, Desiree [Mezzo-Soprano (Vocal)]; McGinn, John; Sekera, Miroslav; Sloan, Chad [Baritone Vocal]; Van Horn, Kellie; Vickers, Justin
The Fair Ophelia, the second installment on Navona Records' Shakespeare Concerts Series, features works by composer Joseph Summer that are inspired by Shakespeare's The Tragedy...continue...
Recording information: Mechanics Hall, Worcester, MA (2011-09-25_2011-09-27&2012-)....continue...
Roger Bourland (b.1952): Four Quartets of Songs & Arias / Juliana Gondek, soprano; William Lumpkin, piano
1 CD / Navona / 2013-11-19
Four Quartets of Songs & Arias, the debut Navona release by composer Roger Bourland, takes us on a touching journey by way of works for...continue...
Stephen Scott (b.1944) 'Ice & Fire' / Saraiya Ruano, native american flutes; Victoria Hansen, soprano;
1 CD / Navona / 2013-11-19Works: Stephen Scott: Afternoon of a Fire, for Native American flute & bowed piano ensemble; New York Drones, for bowed piano ensemble; Vocalise on "In a Silent Way," for soprano & bowed piano ensemble; Aur...
Performers: Hansen, Victoria; Ruano, Saraiya [Native American Flute]
Conductors: Scott, Stephen
Ensemble: Bowed Piano Ensemble
Ice & Fire, the debut Navona Records album by Stephen Scott, showcases a variety of works for bowed piano. The album features The Bowed Piano...continue...
Recording information: Packard Hall, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO (04/06/2013)....continue...
Montsalvatge: Puss in Boots, opera / Isabel Monar, Marisa Martins, Antoni Comas, Enric Martínez-Castignani, Stefano Palatchi
1 CD / Columna Musica / 2013-11-12Works: Xavier Montsalvatge: El Gato con Botas, opera
Performers: Comas, Antonio; Martinez-Castignani, Enric; Martins, Marisa; Monar, Isabel; Palatchi, Stefano
Conductors: Ros Marbá, Antoni
Ensemble: Symphony Orchestra of the Gran Teatre del Liceu
A magical, mysterious opera in five scenes! The opera's libretto is signed by Néstor Luján, based on a fairy tale of Charles Perrault. The CD...continue...
1 CD / Ravello / 2013-10-29Works: Robert Dusek: Prelude for piano; Nightscape, sonata for piano no 2; Intermezzo for piano; Awakenings, sonata for piano no 3; Autumn Sky, for 2 pianos; Postlude for piano; Unspecified: [Untitled CD-RO...
Performers: Dusek, Robert; Pezzone, Bryan
Runes, the new album by composer Robert Dusek and pianist Bryan Pezzone, is a compilation of specially selected solo piano works, and provides the listener...continue...
Recording information: FTM Studios, Lakewood, CO (06/03/2013-06/04/2013)....continue...