1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2013-02-26Works: Giovanni Bottesini: Requiem Mass
Performers: Coma-Alabert, Gemma; Martinez-Castignani, Enric; Matheu, Marta; Prunell-Friend, Agustin
Conductors: Martin, Thomas
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra
Remembered principally today as a composer for the double bass, Bottesini excelled in other forms, including opera and sacred music. His impressive Requiem is a...continue...
Recording information: Henry Wood Hall, London, UK (02/15/2012-02/16/2012)....continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2012-01-10Works: Jack Beeson: Dr. Heidegger's Fountain of Youth, opera; Hello Out There, opera
Performers: Anderson, Alfred; Beeson, Miranda; Christin, Judith; Gabriele, Leyna; Hirst, Grayson; Reardon, John; Shiesley, Robert; Wilcox, Carol
Conductors: Martin, Thomas; Waldman, Frederic
Ensemble: ; Columbia Chamber Orchestra
As Susan Hackshaw points out in her notes, Jack Beeson is primarily known for his large scale opera, Lizzy Borden, premiered and revived by the...continue...