Tchaikovsky: Masterworks Edition - complete symphonies, orchestral suites and ballets, two operas, the great concertos, a significant selection of chamber and solo piano works, songs and sacred music [27 CDs]
27 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2015-09-04Conductors: Rostropovich, Mstislav; Levine, James; Ozawa, Seiji; Pletnev, Mikhail; Mravinsky, Evgeny
Ensemble: Boston Symphony Orchestra; Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra; New Philharmonia Orchestra; Russian National Orchestra
Limited Edition. Renowned for his soaring melodies and dramatic style, Tchaikovsky was a master of many genres. This wide-ranging edition comprises his complete symphonies, orchestral...continue...
Vivaldi: Gloria; Magnificat / Teresa Berganza, Lucia Valentini Terranl. New Philharmonia Orch. & Chorus, Riccardo Muti
1 CD / Warner Classics / 2015-08-28Conductors: Muti, Riccardo
Ensemble: New Philharmonia Chorus; New Philharmonia Orchestra
Puccini: Tosca / Leontyne Price, Placido domingo, Sherrill Milnes. Zubin Mehta, New Philharmonia Orch.
2 CD / Sony / RCA / 2015-08-14Conductors: Mehta, Zubin
Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra
BBC Music Magazine
Leontyne Price's... 'Vissi d'arte' is artistry incarnate... Domingo sounds young and ardent as Cavaradossi, and Milnes's villain is the most complete I've ever...continue...
Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition; Khovanshchina Prelude; Stravinsky: Petrushka (1911) / Charles Mackerras, London SO; New Philharmonia Orch.
1 CD / Musical Concepts / 2015-03-31Conductors: Mackerras, Charles
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra; New Philharmonia Orchestra
Two landmarks of Russian music on one album! Mussorgsky's masterpiece suite, originally a work for solo piano (later orchestrated by Ravel), is presented complete, and...continue...
Carl Nielsen: The Concertos / Saeka Matsuyama, violin; John McCaw, clarinet; Jennifer Stinton, flute
1 CD / Musical Concepts / 2015-03-31Works: Carl Nielsen: Concerto for Violin Op. 33 (FS 61); Concerto for Clarinet, FS 129/Op. 57; Concerto for Flute, FS 119
Performers: Matsuyama, Saeka; McCaw, John; Stinton, Jennifer
Conductors: Wagner, Jan; Leppard, Raymond; Bedford, Steuart
Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra; Odense Symphony Orchestra; Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Denmark's greatest composer, Carl Nielsen is best known for his symphonie (released on Alto in 2015, ALC 2505) and his three concertos. This album presents...continue...