American Music - Adams, Gershwin, Bernstein, Ellington, Ives, Carter, etc / Sir Simon Rattle, London PO, et al
7 CD / EMI Classics / 2008-09-16Works: John Adams: Harmonielehre; The Chairman Dances; Tromba Lontana, fanfare for orchestra; Short Ride in a Fast Machine, fanfare for orchestra; Charles Ives: New England Holidays Symphony; George Gershwi...
Performers: Allen, Geri [Piano]; Atkinson, Lynton; Baker, Gregg; Barclay, John; Barnell, Andrew; Barrett, Brent; Barrington, Coleman; Blackwell, Harolyn [Soprano Vocals]; Braithwaite, Maureen; Carter, Regina [Vi...
Conductors: Rattle, Simon, Sir
Ensemble: Birmingham Contemporary Music Group; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra; London Philharmonic Orchestra; London Sinfonietta
American classical composers often get unfairly overshadowed by their European counterparts, and a great deal of powerful, groundbreaking new music has passed under the radar...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 1996-04-01Works: Irwin Bazelon: Spires for trumpet & orchestra; Legends and Love Letters, song cycle for soprano & ensemble, Nos 1-5, complete; Trajectories for piano & orchestra
Performers: Annis, Robert; Epstein, Frank; Heller, Joan; Lefkowitz, Ronan; Maximilien, Wanda; Moerschel, Joel; Murphy, Maurice; Oldfather, Christopher [Piano]; Scolnik, Julie
Conductors: Farberman, Harold; Fussell, Charles
Ensemble: Collage New Music; London Philharmonic Orchestra
1 CD / Chandos Records / 1994-05-01Works: Frank Martin: Concerto for 7 wind instruments (timpani, percussion & string orchestra); Études (5) for string orchestra; Erasmi monumentum, pieces (3) for large orchestra & organ (3rd mvt. of "I...
Performers: Archibald, Paul; Bissill, Richard; Chambers, Celia; Hardwick, Ian; Hill, Robert [Clarinet]; Hoffnung, Benedict; Jensen, Bettina; Jordan, Russell; Kirby, Gerald; Millar, Keith; Pearson, Leslie [Keyboa...
Conductors: Bamert, Matthias
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra