1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2012-07-31Works: Alan Hovhaness: Symphony no 1 ("Exile Symphony"), Op. 17; Fantasy on Japanese woodprints, Op. 211; Symphony no 50 ("Mount St. Helens"), Op. 360
Performers: Johnson, Ron [Marimba]
Conductors: Schwarz, Gerard
Ensemble: ; Seattle Symphony Orchestra
One of the most intriguing and individual of 20th century American composers, Alan Hovhaness rejected the cosmopolitan modernism of other leading composers of the 1930s...continue...
Recording information: Seattle Opera House, Seattle, WA....continue...
1 CD / Guild / 2010-01-12Works: Alan Hovhaness: Symphony no 1 ("Exile Symphony"), Op. 17; Darius Milhaud: Symphony, for orchestra no 1, Op. 210; Aaron Copland: Symphony no 2 ("Short Symphony"); José Serebrier: Symphony no 1
Conductors: Stokowski, Leopold
This wonderful collection of symphonies comes from live recordings made in 1942 through 1944 and 1957. These are first performances conducted by Stokowski and show...continue...