Conrad Susa (1935-2013): The Dangerous Liaisons, opera / Manhattan School of Music Opera Theater, George Manahan
2 CD / Albany Records / 2016-03-08Conductors: Manahan, George
Ensemble: Manhattan School of Music Opera Theater
Conrad Susa's three-act opera with libretto by Philip Littell, is based on the scandalous 18th century novel by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos, a tale of...continue...
Walter Ross: 'Triumvirate' - Concertos for Clarinet, Piano & Double Bass / St. Petersburg State SO, Lande, Artem Chirkov (double bass), Slovak RSO, Robert Black, Marjorie Mitchell (pno), Warsaw Nat. Phil., Manahan, Stoltzman, (clar)
1 CD / Ravello / 2014-08-12Works: Walter Ross: Double Bass Concerto; Concerto for Piano ("Mosaics"); Concerto for Clarinet
Performers: Chirkov, Artem; Mitchell, Marjorie; Stoltzman, Richard [Clarinet]
Conductors: Lande, Vladimir; Black, Robert; Manahan, George
Ensemble: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra; St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra; Warsaw National Philharmonic
On TRIUMVIRATE, composer Walter Ross' second release on Ravello Records, the concerto is showcased as a genre, illustrating that tension and opposition can create balance...continue...
Newton D. Strandberg: Essay for String Orch.; Amenhotep III; String Trio; Acts for Orch. / Tamsin Dalley, mezzo-soprano
1 CD / Ravello / 2012-06-26Works: Newton Strandberg: Essay, for string orchestra; Amenhotep III, for orchestra; String Trio; Acts, for orchestra; Unspecified: [CD-ROM Track]
Performers: Dalley, Tasmin
Conductors: Manahan, George; Válek, Vladimír; Briggs, Roger
Ensemble: ; Moravian Philharmonic Chamber Players; New York Chamber Symphony
Featuring performances by orchestras and ensembles from around the globe, the 4 pieces on this recording serve as an astute collection of Standberg's output as...continue...
1 CD / Ravello / 2010-01-26Works: Alan Beeler: The Bald Soprano Fantasy, for orchestra; Concerto for bassoon, horn & orchestra; Symphony no 2; Sinfonia for Strings; Concerto for oboe & orchestra; Quintessence 2, for orchestra
Performers: Horn], Jeff Lang [French; Laskowski, Kim; Sullivan, Matt
Conductors: Válek, Vladimír; Schwarz, Gerard; Trevor, Kirk; Manahan, George; Alsop, Marin; Briggs, Roger
1 CD / ECM / 2000-04-18Works: Steve Reich: Tehillim, for 3 sopranos, alto, winds, strings, percussion & keyboards
Performers: Armstrong, Rebecca; Bardekoff, Ellen; Becker, Bob [Percussion]; Blackwell, Virgil; Burdick, Vivian; Chausow, Robert; Clayton, Jay; Finckel, Chris; Guibbory, Shem; Hartenberger, Russ; Kvistad, Garry; ...
Conductors: Manahan, George
Ensemble: Steve Reich (Composer)
Personnel: Steve Reich (percussion); Pamela Wood, Rebecca Armstrong (soprano); Robert Shausow, Robert Chausow, Shem Guibbory (violin); Ruth Siegler (viola); Christopher Finckel (cello); Virgil Blackw...continue...
3 CD / Albany Records / 1998-04-01Works: Tobias Picker: Emmeline, opera in 2 acts
Performers: Bradley, Michael; Gayer, Josepha; Griffith, Lisa; Langan, Kevin; Ledbetter, Victor; Owens, Anne-Marie; Perry, Herbert; Racette, Patricia
Conductors: Manahan, George
Ensemble: Santa Fe Opera Orchestra
Emmeline is an opera by American composer Tobias Picker that is based on the true-life story of a single mother forced to give up her...continue...