Takemitsu: Air, Toward the Sea 2, etc; Debussy: Sonate, Syrinx, Danses sacreé et profane / Reischl, Oberlin 21
1 CD / Telarc / 2008-10-28Works: Claude Debussy: Danse sacrée et danse profane; Syrinx; Sonata for Flute, Viola and Harp; Toru Takemitsu: And then I knew it was the wind; Toward the Sea II, for alto flute, harp & strings; Air f...
Performers: Kondonassis, Yolanda [Harp]; Phelps, Cynthia; Smith, Joshua
Conductors: Reischl, Bridget-Michaele
Ensemble: Oberline 21
Hailed by The New York Times for her "powerful playing and musicianly energy," Yolanda Kondonassis celebrates her fifteen years on the Telarc label with the...continue...
1 CD / Telarc / 2008-05-20Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto no 4 in G major, BWV 1049; Concerto for Harpsichord in D minor, BWV 1052; Orchestral Suite no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067; Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1, BWV 84...
Performers: Krueger, Christopher; McDuffie, Robert; O'Conor, John [Piano]; Russell, David [Guitar]; Silverstein, Joseph [Violin/Conductor]; Zaferes, Peter
Conductors: Pearlman, Martin; ; Mackerras, Charles; Kunzel, Erich; López-Cobos, Jesús; Clark, Keith; Ozawa, Seiji
Ensemble: ; Ensemble Galilei
1 CD / Telarc / 2006-10-24Works: John Tavener: The Last Sleep of the Virgin; Robert Kyr: From the Circling Wheel; Arvo Pärt: Fratres; Tomás Luis de Victoria: O Magnum Mysterium, motet for 4 voices; Alan Hovhaness: Alleluia...
Performers: Ameling, Elly [Soprano Vocal]; Blegen, Judith [Soprano Vocals]; Cosham, Peter; Griffiths, Barry; Rive, Francois; Williams, Andrew [Producer]; Wincenc, Carol
Conductors: Werthen, Rudolf; Shaw, Robert; López-Cobos, Jesús; Levi, Yoel; Paavo, Järvi; Zinman, David; Previn, Andre; Eschenbach, Christoph
1 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Maurice Ravel: Introduction and Allegro for Harp, Flute, Clarinet and String Quartet; Pavane pour une infante défunte; Claude Debussy: Préludes, Book 2; La fille aux cheveux de lin; Arabe...
Performers: Chalifour, Martin; Cohen, Franklin; Gu, Wei-Fang; Kondonassis, Yolanda [Harp]; Konopka, Stanley; Smith, Joshua; Sperl, Thomas; Weiss, Richard
"Kondonassis manages the feat of playing with discretion and taste while at the same time imparting a perceptible amount of personality to the music... Well...continue...
1 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Maurice Ravel: Daphnis et Chloé; Pavane pour une infante défunte
Performers: Smith, Christina
Conductors: Levi, Yoel
Ensemble: Atlanta Symphony Chorus; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Gioachino Rossini: William Tell (Gugliemo Tell), opera
Performers: McFarland, Patrick; Rex, Christopher; Smith, Christina
Conductors: Levi, Yoel
Ensemble: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
These performances are... related and yet rhythmic, energetic and beautifully shaped and immaculately executed"Levi has the advantage of Telarc's wide-ranging perfectly balanced soun...continue...
1 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Spoken Word: Introduction; Closing announcement; P.D.Q. Bach: Concerto for Two Pianos vs. Orchestra (S. 2 are better than one); Trio (Sic) sonata (S. 3(4)); Chaconne A Son Gout; The Musical Sacrifice...
Performers: Anderson, Early; Bishop, Michael [Engineer]; Fitz, Richard; Goldstein, Lauren; Grace Lingen; Hedrick, Wayne; Palma, Susan; Parker, Jon Kimura; Peter DuBeau; Schickele, Peter; Tarack, Gerald; Taylor, ...
Conductors: Mester, Jorge
Ensemble: New York Pick-Up Ensemble
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2 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Arthur Sullivan: Yeomen of the Guard; Trial by Jury
Performers: Adams, Donald; Archer, Neill; Banks, Barry; Davies, Gareth Rhys [Baritone Vocal]; Evans, Philip Lloyd; Evans, Rebecca; Garrett, Eric [Vocals]; Hoare, Peter [; King, John; Mason, Ralph; Massocchi, Pe...
Conductors: Mackerras, Charles
Ensemble: Welsh National Opera Chorus; Welsh National Opera Orchestra
1 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Dave Brubeck: The Distance Between Us, song; La Paloma Azul, song; Strange Meadowlark; Across Your Dreams, song; Summer Song; Polly; Blue Rondo a la Turk; Across Your Dreams; Thinking of You Thinking...
Performers: Arron, Edward; Brown, Frank; Brown, Joel; Brubeck, Chris; Brubeck, Dan; Crofut, Bill [Singer/Songwriter]; Elkus, Jenny; Vinci, Mark; Von Stade, Frederica [Mezzo-soprano vocals]
Selections recorded in Sandisfield, Massachusetts and at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, California.
Personnel: Frederica Von Stade (vocals); Joel Brown (vocals, guitar); Bill Crofut (vocals, banj...continue...
1 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Christopher Rouse: Symphony no 2; Flute Concerto; Phaethon, for orchestra with augmented percussion
Performers: Wincenc, Carol
Conductors: Eschenbach, Christoph
Ensemble: Houston Symphony Orchestra
Christopher Rouse is truly a special composer of today. His music has a very distinct flavor that is unique and always interesting. The gem of...continue...
1 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Samuel Barber: Adagio for Strings; Concerto for Violin, Op. 14; Agnus Dei; John Corigliano: Voyage, for flute & string orchestra; Thomas Canning: Fantasy on a Hymn Tune by Justin Morgan for double st...
Performers: Edmund-Davies, Paul; Lockhart, Arietha; McDuffie, Robert; Wincenc, Carol
Conductors: Slatkin, Leonard; Werthen, Rudolf; López-Cobos, Jesús; Eschenbach, Christoph; Levi, Yoel; Kunzel, Erich; Shaw, Robert
Ensemble: ; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra; Cincinnati Pops Orchestra; Houston Symphony Orchestra; I Fiamminghi; St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
'American Adagios' is a unique concept album that explores the serene and peaceful side of American classical music....continue...
1 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Alan Hovhaness: Spirit of Trees, sonata for harp & guitar, Op. 374; Concerto for harp & string orchestra, Op. 267; Upon Enchanted Ground, for flute, cello, giant tam-tam & harp, Op. 90; Sonata for ha...
Performers: Coryn, Herwig; Kondonassis, Yolanda [Harp]; Leisner, David; Zukerman, Eugenia
Conductors: Werthen, Rudolf
Ensemble: I Fiamminghi
While hardly "typical" of his work, this album of harp-based music displays the Hovhaness stamp in terms of organization, structure, etc. (his style, once identified,...continue...
1 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Ottorino Respighi: Pines of Rome; Fountains of Rome; Metamorphosen modi XII, theme and variations for orchestra, P. 169
Performers: Bishop, Michael [Engineer]; Bowman, Randolph; Dugger, Duane; Hawley, Richard; Johnson, Richard; Kim, Eric; Lees, Timothy; Sella, Gillian Benet; Sherwood, Thomas; Street-Ramsey, Marna; Winstead, Willi...
Conductors: López-Cobos, Jesús
"These lush, brightly colored, late-romantic extravaganzas have been captured by Telarc with magical clarity and brilliance." -Barnes&Noble.com...continue...
1 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Sting: Fragile; Eduardo Martín: Hasta Alicia Baila, for guitar quartet; La Trampa, for guitar quartet; Astor Piazzolla: María de Buenos Aires; Egberto Gismonti: Forrobodó, for mandol...
Performers: Dearman, John; Kanengiser, Bill [Guitar]; Los Angeles Guitar Quartet; Tennant, Scott [Guitar]; Timmermans, Tim; Walker, Jim [Flute]; York, Andrew [Guitar]
Ensemble: Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
From its haunting opening arrangement of Sting's Latin-tinged song, Fragile, to the rousing sounds of the traditional Spanish flamenco Sevillanas, this recording takes the listener...continue...
This album was nominated for the 2002 Grammy Award for Best Classical
This selection is a DSD (Direct Stream Digital) recording.
This selection is a Hybrid Multic...continue...
1 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Maurice Ravel: Daphnis et Chloé Suite no 2; Pavane pour une infante défunte; La valse; Ma mère l'oye; Boléro
Performers: Bowman, Randolph; Platt, William; Sherwood, Thomas
Conductors: Paavo, Järvi
Ensemble: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Suite for Orchestra no 4 in D major, BWV 1069; Orchestral Suite no 1 in C major, BWV 1066; Orchestral Suite no 3 in D major, BWV 1068; Orchestral Suite no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067
Performers: Krueger, Christopher
Conductors: Pearlman, Martin
Ensemble: Boston Baroque
Compared to the enormous body of Bach's vocal music, there are relatively few purely orchestra works from his pen. Aside from solo concertos, we have...continue...
1 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Flute no 2 in D major, K. 314 (K. 285d); Concerto for Flute no 1 in G major, K. 313 (K. 285c); Symphony no 41 in C major, K 551 "Jupiter"
Performers: Zoon, Jacques
Conductors: Pearlman, Martin
Ensemble: Boston Baroque
"On Boston Baroque's period instruments even the hackneyed air in the D-major suite sounds fresh. And the woodwind melody in the precious 'Forlane' of the...continue...
1 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Claude Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune; Nocturnes (3) for Orchestra; La mer; Berceuse heroïque
Performers: Bowman, Randolph
Conductors: Paavo, Järvi
Debussy's idea was to write not a programmatic piece but rather a musical equivalent of the mysterious world of Mallarme's poem 'Afternoon of a Faun'....continue...
2 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Mass in B minor, BWV 232
Performers: Aler, John [Tenor Vocal]; Andrus, Brice; Black, Larry; Blakeney, Victoria; Carter, Donna; Chalifour, Martin; Clement, Richard; Dlouhy, Jonathan; Head, John; Jones, Ralph; Mackenzie, Norman; McNair, S...
Conductors: Shaw, Robert
1 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Arvo Pärt: Summa, for string orchestra; Thomas Canning: Fantasy on a Hymn Tune by Justin Morgan for double string quartet and string orchestra; Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves; ...
Performers: Edmund-Davies, Paul; Griffiths, Barry; Tietov, Frances
Conductors: Werthen, Rudolf; López-Cobos, Jesús; Slatkin, Leonard; Previn, Andre; Pearlman, Martin; Rosekrans, Charles
Ensemble: ; Boston Baroque; I Fiamminghi; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
'Breathe: The Relaxing Strings' is a collection of beautiful works including Vaughan Williams' Fantasia on 'Greensleeves', Bach's 'Air from Suite No. 3', Debussy's 'Danses sacree...continue...