1 CD / Budapest Music / 2014-05-13Works: Arnold Schoenberg: Pelleas und Melisande, symphonic poem, Op. 5; Edgard Varèse: Amériques
Conductors: Kocsis, Zoltan
Ensemble: Hungarian National Philharmonic
Many hidden threads link the two compositions on this disc, despite the fact that they are apparently unrelated: one of them is a slightly megalomaniac...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-05-27Works: Edgard Varèse: Amériques; Ecuatorial, for bass, chorus, brass, piano, organ, 2 ondes martenots & percussion; Nocturnal; Dance for Burgess, for orchestra (draft, completed by Chou Wen-Chun...
Performers: Grochowski, Maria; Lyndon-Gee, Christopher; Watts, Elizabeth [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Lyndon-Gee, Christopher
The works on this recording span Varese's entire career, containing his sole surviving early composition, 'Un Grand Sommeil Noir', and his last, unfinished work, 'Nocturnal',...continue...
1 CD / Sony Classical / 1990-10-09Works: Edgard Varèse: Ionisation; Amériques; Density 21.5; Offrandes, for soprano & chamber orchestra; Arcana; Octandre, for flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone, and double b...
Performers: Beauregard, Lawrence; Vocals], Rachel Yakar [Soprano
Conductors: Boulez, Pierre
Ensemble: ; Ensemble InterContemporain; New York Philharmonic