3 CD / Testament / 2011-04-12Works: Spoken Word: Mahler's 10th Symphony, narration with musical examples; Spoken introductions to the movements from Deryck Cooke's incomplete first version of Mahler's 10th; Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 1...
Performers: Cooke, Deryck
Conductors: Goldschmidt, Bertholt; Goldschmidt, Berthold
Ensemble: ; London Symphony Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra
In the course of preparing the booklet for the BBC's celebrations of Mahler's centenary in 1960, Deryck Cooke felt that he needed to do more...continue...
1 CD / Symposium / 2008-08-12Works: Spoken Word: Announcement; Berthold Goldschmidt: The Comedy of Errors, overture to Shakespeare; Beatrice Cenci, opera; Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony no 96 in D major, H 1 no 96 "Miracle"
Performers: Lawrence, Martin [Comedy]; Mandikian, Arda; Matters, Arnold; Sinclair, Monica
Conductors: Goldschmidt, Berthold
Ensemble: BBC Northern Symphony
Berthold Goldschmidt built an enviable reputation as a composer and conductor, studying with Franz Schreker and acting as assistant to Erich Kleiber. With the arrival...continue...
1 CD / Testament / 2006-12-12Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Macbeth; Don Carlos; Il Trovatore
Performers: Frank, Ernst; Grandi, Margherita; McKinley, Andrew; Midgeley, Walter; Tajo, Italo; Terry, Vera; Thomas, Edward; Valentino, Francesco; Vivian, Robert
Conductors: Goldschmidt, Berthold; Beecham, Thomas; Erede, Alberto; Goehr, Walter
Ensemble: ; Glyndebourne Festival Chorus; London Symphony Orchestra; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
"Margherita Grandi, Australian by birth, Italian by musical upbringing, was something of a hit-and-miss meteor in her stuttering career, badly affected by two world wars....continue...