Michael Colina (b.1948) 'Requinauts - Return to Spirit': Requiem / Annie Gil, mz; Nicholas Mulroy, tenor. Scottish Nat'l Orch., Levin
1 CD / Fleur de Son / 2014-11-11Conductors: Levin, Ira
Ensemble: Royal Scottish National Chorus; Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Requinauts is the largest single work I have ever attempted, both in scale, emotional depth and musical forces. To structure the work I used four...continue...
Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night's Dream; Overtures / Royal Scottish National SO; Gewandhaus Orchestra Leipzig; Weller; Masur
2 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2014-09-30Conductors: Masur, Kurt; Weller, Walter
Ensemble: Gewandhaus Orchestra Leipzig; Royal Scottish National Orchestra
This special collection brings together Felix Mendelssohn's concert overtures, a genre for which the composer was particularly famed. Among them is Ruy Blas; despite Mendelssohn's...continue...
Toshio Hosokawa: Orchestral Works, Vol. 2 / Royal Scottish National Orchestra; Orchestre National de Lyon; Jun Märkl
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2014-09-09Works: Toshio Hosokawa: Woven Dreams, for orchestra; Blossoming II, for chamber orchestra; Circulating Ocean, for orchestra
Conductors: Märkl, Jun
Ensemble: Orchestre National de Lyon; Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Toshio Hosokawa is one of Japan's most eminent living composers. The first volume in this series devoted to his orchestral works [8.573239] explores the idea...continue...
Bartók: The Wooden Prince; Hungarian Pictures; The Miraculous Mandarin; Concerto for Orchestra / Neeme Järvi
2 CD / Chandos Records / 2014-07-29Conductors: Järvi, Neeme
Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra; Royal Scottish National Orchestra
This '241' rerelease brings together the best performances by Neeme Järvi of the music by Bartók, taken from his extraordinarily prolific recording career with Chandos...continue...
Linn Super Audio Collection, Vol. 7 - Bach, Berlioz, Chopin, Mozart, Haydn, Lawes, Rouse, Parsons, Corelli et al.
1 Super Audio CD / Linn Records / 2014-07-08Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto no 1 in F major, BWV 1046; Johannes-Passion, BWV 245; Hector Berlioz: Les nuits d'été, Op. 7, song cycle; L'enfance du Christ; Frédé...
Performers: Barker, Emily; Bennett, Richard Rodney [Composer]; Berger, William [Baritone Vocal]; Bryan, Katherine [Flute]; Cargill, Karen; Duncan, Amy; Fliter, Ingrid; Magen, Sivan; Martin, Claire [Vocals]; McLe...
Conductors: ; Ticciati, Robin; Märkl, Jun; McGegan, Nicholas; Whelan, Peter; Steen, Jac van; Logan, John
Ensemble: Avison Ensemble; Dunedin Consort; Ensemble Marsyas; Phantasm (Viol Consort); Profeti della Quinta; Royal Scottish National Orchestra; Scottish Chamber Orchestra; Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
The seventh volume in the perpetually popular Linn Collection series features a captivating selection of tracks from its catalogue of award-winning artists. Taken from their...continue...