1 CD / Sony / 1997-07-01Works: Leonard Bernstein: Candide; Charles Ives: Variations for Organ on "America"; William Schuman: New England Triptych; Samuel Barber: Adagio for Strings; Morton Gould: American Salute; Charles Tomlinson...
Conductors: Lane, Louis; Ormandy, Eugene; Kostelanetz, André
Ensemble: ; Cleveland Pops Orchestra; Philadelphia Orchestra
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)
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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 / New Albion / 1995-01-01Works: Virgil Thomson: Prelude, for piano; La Valse grégorienne, song cycle for voice & piano; Preciosilla, song for voice & piano; Madame Dubost chez elle, portrait for piano (9 Portraits, no 1); Clai...
Performers: Boudler, John; Herr, Martha; Kuehn, David; Mikhashoff, Yvar
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
1 CD / RCA Records / 1991-03-12Works: Aaron Copland: Fanfare for the common man; Rodeo; Morton Gould: American Salute; American Symphonette no 2; John Philip Sousa: The Washington Post, march for band; The Stars and Stripes Forever, marc...
Performers: Bodnar, Nina; Liberman, Barbara; Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra; Slaughter, Susan
Conductors: Slatkin, Leonard
Ensemble: St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Personnel: Nina Bodnar (violin); Susan Slaughter (trumpet); Barbara Liberman (celesta).
Recording information: Powell Symphony Hall; St.Louis.
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