1 CD / Orfeo / 2015-06-09Works: Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Marche slave, Op. 31; Manfred Symphony, Op. 58
Conductors: Nelsons, Andris
Ensemble: ; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
When considering Tchaikovsky's symphonic output, the large-scaled Manfred Symphony, Op. 58 (1885), composed between the Fourth and Fifth Symphonies, is too often been overlooked. The...continue...
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Szymanowski: King Roger, opera; Symphony No. 4 / Leif Ove Andsnes, piano; City of Birmingham SO, Chorus & Youth Chorus; Rattle
2 CD / Warner Classics / 2015-01-13Conductors: Rattle, Sir Simon
Ensemble: City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra; City of Birmingham Symphony Youth Chorus
Simon Rattle's luminous reading of Szymanowski's philosophical opera King Roger won a Gramophone Award for opera on its first release in 2000. 'A vibrantly dramatic...continue...
4 CD / Warner Classics / 2015-01-13Conductors: Rattle, Sir Simon
Ensemble: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
The legendary partnership between Simon Rattle and the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra bears fruit in this definitive collection of the complete symphonies of Jean...continue...