Great Choral Classics - Beethoven: Missa solemnis; Berlioz: Requiem; Verdi: Requiem; Mahler: Das klagende Lied / Janet Baker, Galina Vishnevskaya et al.
5 CD / ICA Classics / 2014-06-24Conductors: Steinberg, William; Mitropoulos, Dimitri; Markevitch, Igor; Rozhdestvensky, Gennadi
Ensemble: ; BBC Symphony Orchestra; Cologne Radio Symphony Orchestra; Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra; Russian State Academy Chorus
ICA Classics are offering a fantastic bargain: four choral masterpieces under the baton of some of the greatest conductors of the 20th century: William Steinberg,...continue...
3 CD / ICA Classics / 2014-06-24Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Piano no 1 in C major, Op. 15; Concerto for Piano no 3 in C minor, Op. 37; Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 19; Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. ...
Performers: Jacoby, Ingrid
Conductors: Kaspszyk, Jacek
Ensemble: ; Sinfonia Varsovia
Praised by The New York Times for her 'clear articulation... unequivocal phrasing... (and) expressivity', Ingrid Jacoby has established herself as one of the most poetic...continue...
Charles Munch & the Boston Symphony Orchestra - works by Beethoven, Haydn, Bruckner, Mendelssohn, Schumann, Schubert, Handel & Mozart (filmed 1958-1962) [5 DVD]
5 DVD Video / ICA Classics / 2014-06-24Conductors: Munch, Charles
Ensemble: Boston Symphony Orchestra
In 1949 Charles Munch was appointed director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, a post that brought him to the pinnacle of his international career. He...continue...
Run Time: 375 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 4:3, B&W and Color
1 CD / ICA Classics / 2014-04-29
The celebrated Chilean pianist Claudio Arrau's (1903 - 1991) career spanned the evolution of recorded sound, from his first acoustic recording in 1921 to the...continue...
Otto Kemplerer Conducts J.S. Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 3; Mozart: Symphony No. 29; Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 / Otto Klemperer
1 CD / ICA Classics / 2014-04-29Conductors: Klemperer, Otto
Ensemble: Cologne Radio Symphony Orchestra
Otto Klemperer (1885 - 1973) was one ofthe most celebrated German conductorsof the 20th century, along with sucheminent names as Bruno Walter, ErichKleiber and Wilhelm...continue...
1 CD / ICA Classics / 2014-04-29Conductors: Marriner, Neville
Ensemble: Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Praised by The New York Times for her 'clear articulation ... unequivocal phrasing ... [and] expressivity', Ingrid Jacoby has established herself as one of the...continue...
1 CD / ICA Classics / 2014-02-25Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Piano no 1 in C major, Op. 15; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Piano no 12 in A major, K 414 (385p)
Performers: Fleisher, Leon [Piano]
Conductors: Cluytens, André; Jochum, Georg Ludwig
Ensemble: WDR Sinfonieorchester Koln
This release celebrates the American pianist Leon Fleisher's 85th birthday. This 1960 live recording of Beethoven's Piano Concerto No.1, conducted by Andre Cluytens, is wonderfully...continue...
Recording information: Saal 1, Funkhaus, Cologne....continue...
1 CD / ICA Classics / 2014-02-25Works: Johannes Brahms: Symphony no 3 in F major, Op. 90; Claude Debussy: La mer; Ernest Chausson: Poème de l'amour et de la mer, op. 19
Performers: Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Svetlanov, Evgeny
Ensemble: ; London Symphony Orchestra
Evgeny Svetlanov's was a masterly conductor of of Russian and non-Russian composers of the late-Romantic era. The Brahms is both powerful and mellifluous, superbly played...continue...
Recording information: Royal Festival Hall, London (04/17/1975)....continue...
Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring; Capriccio for piano & orchestra; Symphony of Psalms / Michel Béroff, piano; Leonard Bernstein [DVD]
1 DVD Video / ICA Classics / 2014-02-25Works: Igor Stravinsky: Le sacre du printemps; Capriccio, for piano & orchestra; Symphony of Psalms
Performers: Béroff, Michel [Piano]
Conductors: Bernstein, Leonard
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
This memorial concert took place at the Royal Albert Hall in April 1972 on the first anniversary of the death of Igor Stravinsky. ' First...continue...
Run Time: 82 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 4:3, B&W and Color
Sound Format(s): Enhanced Mono,