1 CD / New World / 1998-10-01Works: Virgil Thomson: Hymns from the Old South, for chorus; Four Songs to Poems of Thomas Campion, for mezzo-soprano, clarinet, harp & viola; William Bolcom: The Mask, for chorus, piano & chamber ensemble;...
Performers: Blount, William; Cutler, Sara; Kampmeier, Margaret A.; Schulman, Louise; Verdery, Ben
Conductors: Clurman, Judith
Ensemble: St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble
1 CD / Albany Records / 1997-12-01Works: Virgil Thomson: Preciosilla, song for voice & piano; Susie Asado; La Belle en dormant, song cycle for voice & piano; Stabat mater; Five Songs from William Blake, for baritone & piano; Four Songs to P...
Performers: Bush, Phillip; Ohrenstein, Dora; Sharp, William [Baritone Vocal]; Siebert, Glenn
"Thomson's songs, like the many character pices for piano that he wrote throughout his life, show his range as a composer better than his most...continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 1997-04-01Works: Theodore Chanler: The Children, song for voice & piano (from The Children); These, My Ophelia, for voice & piano; Amy Beach: The Year's at the Spring, song for voice & piano (Robert Browning Songs n...
Performers: Agee, James; Feeney, Leonard; Hammerstein, Oscar II; Harbach, Otto; Hoffman, William M.; Sanders, Samuel [Piano]; White, Robert
'This is a very charming record' (Gramophone)
'I felt as if I was discovering these songs for the first time' (Soundscapes, Australia)
'A delightful, imaginatively...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 1995-04-08Works: Virgil Thomson: Symphony on a Hymn Tune ("Symphony no 1"); Symphony no 2; Lord Byron, opera; From Byron's Don Juan, for tenor & orchestra; A Solemn Music, for orchestra; A Joyful Fugue, for orchestra
Performers: Hill, Martyn [Tenor Vocals]
Conductors: Bolle, James
Ensemble: Budapest Symphony Orchestra; Monadnock Festival Orchestra
1 CD / Centaur / 1994-05-01Works: Virgil Thomson: Synthetic Waltzes for 2 pianos or piano, 4 hands; Five Songs from William Blake, for baritone & piano; Collected Poems, for soprano, baritone & orchestra (or piano); Four Songs to Poe...
Performers: Cassin, Jennifer Harris; Cohen, Steven; Frohnmayer, Ellen; Frohnmayer, Philip; Lyman, Kent; McCracken, H. Jac; Skelton, John Logan; Voorhees, Rachel van
1 CD / New World / 1993-03-01Works: Virgil Thomson: Nine Portraits for Piano; Parson Weems and the Cherry Tree, ballet score arranged for piano; Five Two-Part Inventions, for piano; Seventeen Portraits for Piano
Performers: Helin, Jacquelyn
1 CD / New World / 1992-12-08Works: Virgil Thomson: A Prayer to Saint Catherine, song for voice & piano (Mostly About Love, no 4); If Thou a Reason Dost Desire to Know, song for voice & piano; Two by Marianne Moore, songs for voice & p...
Performers: Blier, Steven; Sharp, William [Baritone Vocal]
2 CD / New World / 1992-12-08Works: Virgil Thomson: The Mother of Us All, opera
Performers: Atherton, James; Beck, Karen; Booth, Webster; Bryant, Stephen; Dunn, Mignon; Fuller, David; Godfrey, Batyah; Ives, Gene; Lewis, William; Loewengart, Steven; Mabrey, Paul; Maxwell, Linn; McDaniels, Ma...
Conductors: Leppard, Raymond
Ensemble: Santa Fe Opera Chorus
1 CD / Albany Records / 1991-05-01Works: Richard Hundley: Ballad on Queen Anne's Death, for voice & piano; Bartholomew Green, for voice & piano; Come Ready and See Me, for voice & piano; Sweet Suffolk Owl, for voice & piano; Spring, for voi...
Performers: Sperry, Paul [Tenor Vocal]; Vallecillo, Irma