Gala Night at the Opera - Orchestral extracts, arias & duets by Wagner, Mozart, Borodin, Gounod, Puccini, Verdi / Birgit Nilsson; George London; Leopold Stokowski, Philadelphia Orch.
1 CD / Guild / 2016-01-05Conductors: Stokowski, Leopold
Ensemble: Philadelphia Orchestra
This comes from a stereo broadcast in Philadelphia, January 20, 1962....continue...
Tchaikovsky: American Premiere Recordings - Symphony No. 2 'Little Russian' (rec. 1941), Symphony No. 3 'Polish' (rec. 1940) / Cincinnati SO, Goossens; National SO, Kindler
1 CD / Guild / 2016-01-05Conductors: Goossens, Eugene; Kindler, Hans
Ensemble: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra; National Symphony Orchestra
Tchaikovsky's Second Symphony was recorded in 1941 by the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra; and his Third in 1940 by the National Symphony Orchestra....continue...
Adam: Giselle; Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite / Paris Opera Nat'l Theater Orch.; Blareau. RPO; Weldon
1 CD / Guild / 2015-10-13Conductors: Blareau, Richard; Weldon, George
Ensemble: Orchestre du Théâtre National de L'Opéra Paris ; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
These recordings of Giselle and the Nutcracker Suite were made in 1953 and 1960 respectively....continue...
The Golden Age of Light Music: Grandstand - Production Music of the 1940s - works by Farnon, Beaver, White, Charrosin, Ewing, Lubbock, Winstone et al.
1 CD / Guild / 2015-09-08Works: Robert Farnon: Grandstand, television series theme (no longer used); Jack Beaver: News Theatre, for orchestra; Mannequin, for pops orchestra; Golden Arrow, for pops orchestra; Edward Little White: Ca...
Conductors: Farnon, Robert; Torch, Sidney; Collins, Walter; Williams, Charles; May, Hans; Leon, Jack; Voss, Louis; Green, Philip
Ensemble: ; Queen's Hall Light Orchestra
1 CD / Guild / 2015-09-08Works: Fritz Brun: Symphony no 4 in E major; Rhapsody for orchestra
Performers: Semenov, Maxim [Horn]
Ensemble: ; Moscow Symphony Orchestra
This is the sixth volume of the series by Guild dedicated to the music of Swiss composer Fritz Brun. Two of his orchestral works are...continue...
Recording information: Mosfilm Studios, Moscow (05/13/2008); Mosfilm Studios, Moscow (05/20/2013-05/22/2013)....continue...
Carl Rütti: Symphony "The Visions of Niklaus von Flue"; Caspar Diethelm: The Last Works for String Orchestra / Maria Schmid, soprano; Martin Heini, organ; Maio Schubiger, percussion
2 CD / Guild / 2015-08-11Works: Carl Rütti: The Visions of Niklaus von Flüe, symphony for soprano, percussion, organ & string orchestra; Caspar Diethelm: A White Christmas Rose in the Snow on the Small Grave, passacaglia ...
Performers: Heini, Martin; Schmid, Maria; Schubiger, Mario
Conductors: Held, Rainer
Ensemble: ; Novosibirsk State Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra
Two world premiere recordings by Swiss composers Carl Rütti (b. 1949) and Caspar Deithelm (1926-1997) are contained on this 2-CD set....continue...
Rachmaninov: Prelude in C sharp minor; Piano Concerto No. 2; Symphony No. 3 / Cyril Smith, piano; Malcolm Sargent
1 CD / Guild / 2015-08-11Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: Morceaux de fantaisies (5), Op. 3; Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18; Symphony no 3 in A minor, Op. 44
Performers: Smith, Cyril
Conductors: Sargent, Malcolm
Ensemble: BBC Symphony Orchestra; Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra
Earlier releases on the Guild Historic label featuring Sir Malcolm Sargent have earned much critical praise, and we present a new compilation of Sargent conducting...continue...
Recording information: Abbey Road Studios, London (05/05/1953); Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool (05/05/1953); Queen's Hall, London, England (05/05/1953); Abbey Road Studios, London (06/12/1947-06/13/1947...continue...
The Golden Age of Light Music: Contrasts - Light music from the 1960s Back to the 1920s, Vol. 2 - works by Rota, Farnon, Hewman, Lehar, Curzon, Ellington, Ewing et al.
1 CD / Guild / 2015-08-11Works: Laurie Johnson: Gala Première, for orchestra; Nino Rota: La dolce vita; Robert Farnon: Travel Topic, for pops orchestra; Johnny Richards: Young At Heart; Alfred Newman: How the West Was Won; B...
Performers: Conway, Russ; Max Klein
Conductors: Johnson, Laurie; Ornadel, Cyril; Cordell, Frank; Farnon, Robert; Osborne, Tony; Newman, Alfred; Hermann, Harry; Wal-Berg; Chevallier, Christian; Liter, Monia; Martin, Freddy; Leon, Jack; Williams, Ch...
Ensemble: ; Frank Cordell Orchestra; Harry Hudson's Melody Man; International Novelty Quartet; Otto Dobrindt Piano Symphonists; Rhythmics; Shilkret's Rhythm-Melodists; Starlight Symphony