Howard Shore (b.1946) A Palace Upon the Ruins (A Song Cycle) / Lang Lang, piano; Jennifer Johnson Cano, mezzo; Kronos Quartet; Essential Voices USA Youth Workshop; RTÉ Concert Orchestra
1 CD / Howe Records / 2016-11-04Works: Howard Shore: A Palace Upon the Ruins, for mezzo-soprano, flute, cello, harp, percussion & piano; Peace, for chorus & organ; The Garden, for chorus; Pieces (6), for ensemble; Catania, for piano
Performers: Cano, Jennifer Johnson; Greensmith, Clive [Cello]; Hutto, Benjamin; Kibbey, Bridget; Lang Lang; Martin, Marya; Rosenbaum, Ian; Vonsattel, Gilles
Conductors: Wicki, Ludwig; Clurman, Judith; ; Shore, Howard [Composer]
Ensemble: ; Essential Voices USA Youth Workshop; Kronos Quartet; RTÉ Concert Orchestra
Academy, GRAMMY, and Golden Globe winning composer Howard Shore is best known for his rich and densely orchestrated scores for Peter Jackson's The Lord of...continue...
Recording information: Giandomenico Studios, Camden NJ (02/07/2009); KKL Luzern, Switzerland (02/07/2009); RTÉ Radio Centre, Dublin (02/07/2009); Studio Trilogy, San Francisco (02/07/2009); Telde...continue...
2 CD / Howe Records / 2011-09-13Works: Howard Shore: The Lord of the Rings Symphony, for chorus & orchestra
Performers: Lusk, Kaitlyn
Conductors: Wicki, Ludwig
Ensemble: 21st Century Symphony Orchestra
Recording information: Concert Hall KKL Lucerne, Switzerland (02/12/2011/02/13/2011).
Film composer Howard Shore wrote 12 hours' worth of music for the trilogy of films director Peter Jackson m...continue...