1 CD / ECM / 2012-02-21Works: Sofia Gubaidulina: The Lyre of Orpheus, for violin, percussion & string orchestra; Canticle of the Sun (Sonnengesang), for cello, 2 percussionists & chorus
Performers: Altstaedt, Nicolas; Kremer, Gidon; Krimer, Rostislav; Pushkarev, Andrei; Sudraba, Marta; Zalupe, Rihards
Conductors: ; Sirmais, Máris
Ensemble: ; Kremerata Baltica
Sofia Gubaidulina's 80th birthday in October 2011 generated much press coverage around the world, appropriately stressing the uniqueness and the variety of her compositional approaches....continue...
Recording information: Lockenhaus Festival, Lockenhaus, Austria....continue...
1 CD / Onyx Classics / 2007-10-09Works: Giya Kancheli: Styx, for viola, mixed chorus & orchestra; John Tavener: The Myrrh-Bearer, for viola, chorus & percussion
Performers: Rysanov, Maxim; Zalupe, Rihards
Conductors: Sirmais, Máris
Ukranian-born violinist Maxim Rysanov is a rising star of the classical music scene, recently named a BBC Young Generation Artist of 2007-9. Now based in...continue...