2 Super Audio CD / Chandos Records / 2009-02-24Works: Leonard Bernstein: Alleluia
Performers: Achammer, Barbara; Bassman, Damien; Bauer, Andreas; Dlouhy, Theresa; Drexel, Georg; Fieldes, Mat; Frölich, Bernd; Gassner, Suzanne; Gellev, Vesselin; Gheorghiu, Alexander; Gruber, Heidemaria; Ha...
Conductors: Järvi, Kristjan
Ensemble: Absolute Ensemble
One of Bernstein's most controversial compositions, 'Mass' was written at the request of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis for the opening of the John F. Kennedy Center...continue...
Leonard Bernstein's Mass: A Theatre Piece for Singers, Players and Dancers was given a mixed reception upon its premiere as the inaugural production at the opera house of the John F. Kennedy Center fo...continue...
3 CD / Chandos Records / 2005-10-18Works: Michael Tippett: Symphony no 1; Symphony no 2; Symphony no 3 for soprano & orchestra; Symphony no 4; New Year Suite, suite from the opera for orchestra
Performers: Bush, Melanie; Holmes, Tim; Horch, Kyle; Millett, Robert; Robinson, Faye; Smith, Steve; Taylor, S. Alan
Conductors: Hickox, Richard
Ensemble: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
This is Tippett firing on all cylinders, with a performance and recording to match.
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2004-11-23Works: Anthony di Lorenzo: Fire Dance, for brass quintet; Michael Tilson Thomas: Street Song for brass; André Previn: Four Outings for Brass; Eric Ewazen: Colchester Fantasy; Leonard Bernstein: Dance...
Performers: Zweifel, Feza
"Noted for their versatility and polish style, this is one of the best brass quintets around... Center City Brass proves yet again they are one...continue...