1 800 222 6872

BIS (Sweden)

    Use the options below to refine 1843 Matching Records  

Previous [ 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ] Next

Hindemith: Violin Sonatas & Concerto / Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin; Enrico Pace, piano
Hindemith: Violin Sonatas & Concerto / Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin; Enrico Pace, piano

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-07-30

Works: Paul Hindemith: Concerto for Violin & orchestra; Sonata for solo violin, Op. 31/2; Sonata for violin & piano in E flat major, Op. 11/1; Sonata for violin & piano in E major; Sonata for violin & piano...
Performers: Pace, Enrico; Zimmermann, Frank Peter
Conductors: Paavo, Järvi
Ensemble: Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra

Paul Hindemith's first instrument was the violin, and so thoroughly did he master it that he rose to become leader of the Frankfurt Opera Orchestra...continue...
Recording information: Alte Oper, Frankfurt, Germany (05/2012); Toblach Kulturzentrum, Dobbiaco Centro Culturale, Italy (05/2012); Alte Oper, Frankfurt, Germany (09/2009); Toblach Kulturzentrum, Dobbi...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 2024SA
Schubert: Symphony No.6; Rosamunde, incidental music / Swedish CO, Dausgaard
Schubert: Symphony No.6; Rosamunde, incidental music / Swedish CO, Dausgaard

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-07-30

Works: Franz Schubert: Symphony no 6 in C major, D 589 "Little C Major"; Rosamunde Incidental Music, Op. 26
Conductors: Dausgaard, Thomas
Ensemble: ; Swedish Chamber Orchestra

It is a sobering thought that the first public performance of any symphony by Schubert took place after his death, at a memorial concert in...continue...
Recording information: Örebro Concert Hall, Sweden (02/2012)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Back Ordered
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1987SA
Stenhammar: String Quartets Vol. 1: No. 3 in F major, No. 4 in A minor / Stenhammar Quartet
Stenhammar: String Quartets Vol. 1: No. 3 in F major, No. 4 in A minor / Stenhammar Quartet

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-07-30

Works: Wilhelm Stenhammar: Quartet for Strings no 4 in A major, Op. 25; Lodolezzi sjunger, suite from the incidental music, Op. 39; Quartet for Strings no 3 in F major, Op. 18
Conductors:
Ensemble: Stenhammar Quartet

If there is one Swedish composer in the early 20th century who in some way can compare with Sibelius and Nielsen, it is Wilhelm Stenhammar...continue...
Recording information: Petrus Kyrkan, Stocksund, Sweden (2011-04-??&2011-10-??&2012-)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1659SA
Goldmark: Rustic Wedding Symphony; Symphony No. 2 / Singapore SO, Shui
Goldmark: Rustic Wedding Symphony; Symphony No. 2 / Singapore SO, Shui

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-07-30

Works: Karl Goldmark: Rustic Wedding, symphonic poem in E flat major, Op. 26; Symphony no 2 in E flat major, Op. 35
Conductors: Shui, Lan
Ensemble: ; Singapore Symphony Orchestra

Mainly known today for his violin concerto, during his lifetime the Hungarian composer Karl Goldmark was praised for the quality of his instrumentation, his skilful...continue...
Recording information: Esplanade Concert Hall, Singapore....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Back Ordered
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1842SA
Piano Rhapsody: An Odyssey from Bach to Satie with Roland Pöntinen, piano [4 CDs]
Piano Rhapsody: An Odyssey from Bach to Satie with Roland Pöntinen, piano [4 CDs]

4 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-07-30

Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Das Wohltemperiete Klavier, Book 1; Ludwig van Beethoven: Bagatelle for piano in A minor ("Für Elise"), WoO 59; Carl Maria von Weber: Sonata for Piano in C major, Op. 24; ...
Performers: Pöntinen, Roland
Conductors: Segerstam, Leif

Roland Pöntinen first entered a recording studio for BIS in 1983 - at the age of 20 - and released his début recital disc the...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$49.99   $44.83
In Stock
Add to Cart
BIS 9044
The Unknown Sibelius: Rarities and First Recordings / Anne Sofie von Otter & Monica Groop, mz; Jorma Hynninen, baritone
The Unknown Sibelius: Rarities and First Recordings / Anne Sofie von Otter & Monica Groop, mz; Jorma Hynninen, baritone

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-07-30

Works: Jean Sibelius: Finland Awakes, for orchestra; Oceanides, Op. 73; Jag kysser dig [och ledsnar] ej, for voice & piano; Come my Sweetheart (Tule, tule, kultani), folksong arrangement for voice & piano (...
Performers: Forsberg, Bengt; Grasbeck, Folke; Gribajcevic, Anna Kreetta; Groop, Monica [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Hynninen, Jorma; Juntunen, Helena; Kuusisto, Jaakko; Lasonpalo, Jyrki; Lonnqvist, Peter; Munter, Eero...
Conductors: Vänskä, Osmo; Murto, Seppo; Sund, Robert; Kamu, , Okko
Ensemble: ; Lahti, Symphony Orchestra

The Unknown Sibelius presents a spectrum of the music that is the least wide-spread of the Finnish master's production, either because the pieces included belong...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Back Ordered
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 2065SA
Mozart Arranged by Hummel: Seven Piano Concertos; Symphony No. 40 / Furniko Shiraga, piano, Henrik Wiese, flute, Peter Clemente, violin, Tibor Benyi, cello [4 CDs]
Mozart Arranged by Hummel: Seven Piano Concertos; Symphony No. 40 / Furniko Shiraga, piano, Henrik Wiese, flute, Peter Clemente, violin, Tibor Benyi, cello [4 CDs]

4 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-04-14

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Piano no 20 in D minor, K 466; Concerto for Piano no 25 in C major, K 503; Concerto for 2 Pianos in E flat major, K 365 (316a); Concerto for Piano no 24 in C min...
Performers: Clemente, Peter; Shiraga, Fumiko; Tibor Benyi [Cello/Conductor]; Wiese, Henrik

Recording information: Bavaria Studios, Munich, Germany (2003-06-??&2004-06-??&2005-)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$49.99   $44.83
In Stock
Add to Cart
BIS 9043
The Trio Sonata in 18th-Century Germany - works by Goldberg, Fasch, J.C.F. Bach; Graun, Telemann, C.P.E. Bach / London Baroque
The Trio Sonata in 18th-Century Germany - works by Goldberg, Fasch, J.C.F. Bach; Graun, Telemann, C.P.E. Bach / London Baroque

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-04-14

Works: Johann Gottlieb Goldberg: Sonata for 2 violins & continuo in C major (formerly attirbuted to Bach, BWV 1037); Johann Friedrich Fasch: Trio Sonata in C minor, FWV N; Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach: T...
Conductors:
Ensemble: London Baroque

BBC Music Magazine, November 2013
London Baroque's trio sonata tour revisits Germany. Breewzy Graun and suave Telemann complement more modern specimens by the Bach brothers. Stylish...continue...
Recording information: St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Hampshire, England (09/2011)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1995
Edward Elgar: Symphony No. 2; Sospiri; Elegy / Royal Stockholm PO, Oramo
Edward Elgar: Symphony No. 2; Sospiri; Elegy / Royal Stockholm PO, Oramo

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-04-01

Works: Edward Elgar: Symphony no 2 in E flat major, Op. 63; Sospiri; Elegy for Strings, Op. 58
Conductors: Oramo, Sakari
Ensemble: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra

BBC Music Magazine, November 2013
Stockholm strings may not sound very full or burnished at the fuller end...but they are supreme in atmospheric pianissimos...It's typical of...continue...
Recording information: Stockholm Concert Hall, Sweden....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1879SA
Wagner: Wesedonck-Lieder; Siegfried-Idyll; Overtures / Nina Stemme, soprano. Thomas Dausgaard
Wagner: Wesedonck-Lieder; Siegfried-Idyll; Overtures / Nina Stemme, soprano. Thomas Dausgaard

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-04-01

Works: Richard Wagner: The Flying Dutchman; Wesendonck Lieder; Siegfried Idyll; Träume (Dreams) for violin & small orchestra in A flat major (from Wesendonck Lieder no 5), WWV 91b; Die Meistersinger vo...
Performers: Andreasson, Katarina; Stemme, Nina [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Dausgaard, Thomas
Ensemble: Swedish Chamber Orchestra

Sunday Times, 26th May 2013
[Stemme] brings heroic refulgence as well as sensibility to music that luxuriates in the chromatic agony and ecstasy of Tristan und...continue...
Recording information: Örebro Concert Hall, Sweden (2012-05-??_2012-06-??&2012-)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 2022SA
Mozart: Oboe Concerto; Oboe Quartet; Sonata for Oboe / Alexei Ogrintchouk, oboe; Leonid Ogrintchouk, piano
Mozart: Oboe Concerto; Oboe Quartet; Sonata for Oboe / Alexei Ogrintchouk, oboe; Leonid Ogrintchouk, piano

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-04-01

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Quartet for Oboe and Strings in F major, K 370 (368b); Concerto for Oboe in C major, K 314 (285d); Divertimento for String Quartet in D major, K 136 (125a)
Performers: Blaumane, Kristina [Cello]; Brovtsyn, Boris [Violin]; Ogrintchouk, Alexei; Rysanov, Maxim
Conductors: Ogrintchouk, Alexeï
Ensemble: Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra

Gramophone 2013
Using a modern sound, the orchestra simply establishes a spruce, finely tailored context for the solo line [in the C Major Oboe Concerto]...The playing...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 2007SA
Works for alto saxophone & wind ensemble - works by Milhaud, Boutry, Creston, Emilsson / Claude Delangle, saxopphone
Works for alto saxophone & wind ensemble - works by Milhaud, Boutry, Creston, Emilsson / Claude Delangle, saxopphone

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-03-28

Works: Jay Babcock: Catch Me If You Can, for alto saxophone & band (after John Williams); Darius Milhaud: La création du monde, Op. 81; Roger Boutry: Divertimento, for alto saxophone & orchestra; Pau...
Performers: Alin, Christina Wirdegren; Bergqvist, Christian; Delangle, Claude; Lindgard, Jonas; Lindgren, Stefan
Conductors: Lindberg, Christian
Ensemble: Swedish Wind Ensemble

International Record Review, May 2013
All the music here is on the light side, but it is played with such pizzazz and enthusiasm that the meat-free...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1640
The Trio Sonata in 18th-Century Italy - works by Albinoni, Bonporti, Vivaldi, Bononcini, Porpora, Sammartini, Locatelli et al. / London Baroque
The Trio Sonata in 18th-Century Italy - works by Albinoni, Bonporti, Vivaldi, Bononcini, Porpora, Sammartini, Locatelli et al. / London Baroque

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-03-28

Works: Tomaso Albinoni: Preludio III, for 2 violins, cello & continuo in G major (Balletti à tre no 3), Op. 3/3 (T. 3/3); Francesco Antonio Bonporti: Trio Sonata for 2 violins & continuo in G minor, Op...
Conductors:
Ensemble: London Baroque
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
BIS 2015
Ernesto Lecuona: The Piano Music; Selected Songs / Carole Farley, soprano, John Constable, piano, Polish National RSO, Michael Bartos [6 CDs]
Ernesto Lecuona: The Piano Music; Selected Songs / Carole Farley, soprano, John Constable, piano, Polish National RSO, Michael Bartos [6 CDs]

6 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-03-07

Works: Ernesto Lecuona: Rapsodia Negra for piano and orchestra; Andalucía, suite for piano (Suite Española); Ante el Escorial; Zambra gitana, for piano; Aragonesa, for piano; Granada, for piano; Z...
Performers: Constable, John [Keyboards]; Engel, Bruce [Trumpet]; Farley, Carole; Fleishaker, Vivian [Oboe]; Geissinger, Katie; Henreckson-Farnum, Elizabeth; Hoff, Denise; Jolles, Renee; Kocher, Gerald [Trumpet];...
Conductors: Bartos, Michael
Ensemble: ; Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$71.49   $61.27
In Stock
Add to Cart
BIS 1854
C.P.E. Bach: Complete Keyboard Concertos, Vol. 19 / Miklos Spanyi, Harpsichord & fortepiano; Concerto Armonico Budapest
C.P.E. Bach: Complete Keyboard Concertos, Vol. 19 / Miklos Spanyi, Harpsichord & fortepiano; Concerto Armonico Budapest

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-03-07

Works: Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Concerto for harpsichord, 2 flutes, 2 horns, strings & continuo in G major (Sei Concerti no 5), H.; Concerto for harpsichord, 2 flutes, 2 horns, strings & continuo in C maj...
Performers: Abraham, Marta; Spanyi, Miklos
Conductors: Spanyi, Miklos
Ensemble: Concerto Armonico (Budapest)

Recording information: Phoenix Studios, Diósd, Hungary (04/2012)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Low Stock
Add to Cart
BIS 1957
Schumann: Fantasiestücke, Op.2; Symphonic Etudes, Op. 13; Blumenstuck, Op. 19 / Freddy Kempf, piano
Schumann: Fantasiestücke, Op.2; Symphonic Etudes, Op. 13; Blumenstuck, Op. 19 / Freddy Kempf, piano

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-03-01

Works: Robert Schumann: Fantasiestücke, Op. 12; Blumenstück for Piano in D flat major, Op. 19; Symphonic Etudes for Piano, Op. 13
Performers: Kempf, Freddy

The Guardian, 23rd May 2013
In the +tudes and the Fantasiestncke his playing veers between ravishing, delicately coloured poetry and an almost dismissive fierceness, so that...continue...
Recording information: Potton Hall, Saxmundham, Suffolk, England (09/2012)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 2010SA
Bach: Cantatas, Vol. 53 - BWV 9, 97 & 177 / Hana Blazikova, soprano, Robin Blaze, counter-tenor, Gerd Turk, tenor, Peter kooij, bass
Bach: Cantatas, Vol. 53 - BWV 9, 97 & 177 / Hana Blazikova, soprano, Robin Blaze, counter-tenor, Gerd Turk, tenor, Peter kooij, bass

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-03-01

Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata no 97, "In allen meinen Taten" BWV 97; Cantata no 177, "Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ" BWV 177; Cantata no 9, "Es ist das Heil uns kommen her," BWV 9 (BC A107)
Performers: Blaze, Robin; Blazikov, Hana; Kooij, Peter [Bass Vocal]; Murakami, Yukiko; San'nomiya, Masamitsu; Turk, Gerd; Wakamatsu, Natsumi
Conductors: Suzuki, Masaaki
Ensemble: Bach Collegium Japan

BBC Music Magazine, August 2013
Suzuki's performance forces, 12-voice choir (including soloists) and three-to-a-part violins, are superbly clean and tidy while allowing him a generous dynami...continue...
Recording information: Kobe Shoin Women's University Chapel, Japan (02/2012)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1991SA
Sibelius: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 4 / Osmo Vanska, Minnesota Orch.
Sibelius: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 4 / Osmo Vanska, Minnesota Orch.

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-03-01

Works: Jean Sibelius: Symphony no 1 in E minor, Op. 39; Symphony no 4 in A minor, Op. 63
Performers: Hara, Burt; Ross, Anthony
Conductors: Vänskä, Osmo
Ensemble: Minnesota Orchestra

Financial Times, 25th May 2013
On a technical level it sounds impeccable. The polished string sonority, allied to trim woodwinds and meaty brass, gives the performances...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1996SA
John Pickard: Tenebrae; Piano Concerto; Sea-Change / Brabbins, Norrköping SO, Fredrik Ullén, piano
John Pickard: Tenebrae; Piano Concerto; Sea-Change / Brabbins, Norrköping SO, Fredrik Ullén, piano

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-02-04

Works: John Pickard: Piano Concerto; Sea-Change, for orchestra; Tenebrae, for orchestra
Performers: Ullen, Fredrik
Conductors: Brabbins, Martyn
Ensemble: Norrköping Symphony Orchestra

International Record Review, May 2013
Brabbins directs with undemonstrative mastery and the Norrkoping Symphony Orchestra is suitably uninhibited in its response...That a Swedish orchestra (...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1873
Prokofiev: Lieutenant Kije Suite; Symphony No. 6; Suite from the Love for Three Oranges / Bergen PO, Litton
Prokofiev: Lieutenant Kije Suite; Symphony No. 6; Suite from the Love for Three Oranges / Bergen PO, Litton

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-02-01

Works: Sergey Prokofiev: Symphony no 6 in E flat minor, Op. 111; Lieutenant Kijé Suite, Op. 60; Love for Three Oranges
Conductors: Litton, Andrew
Ensemble: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

The Arts Desk, 30th March 2013
Litton's Bergen forces project the score's steely punch and spare scoring with aplomb...You'd pay full price for the symphony alone....continue...
Recording information: Grieghallen, Bergen, Norway (01/2012)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1994SA
Mendelssohn: Concerto for Violin and Piano; Octet / Richard Tognetti, violin; Polina Leschenko, piano
Mendelssohn: Concerto for Violin and Piano; Octet / Richard Tognetti, violin; Polina Leschenko, piano

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-02-01

Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Concerto for Piano and Violin in D minor; Octet for strings in E flat major, Op. 20
Performers: Leschenko, Polina; Tognetti, Richard
Conductors:
Ensemble: Australian Chamber Orchestra

MusicWeb International, April 2013
What a superb group of musicians!...The eight strings of the Australian Chamber Orchestra play with finesse and vitality such that they fear...continue...
Recording information: Eugene Goossens Hall, ABC Ultimo, Sydney, Australia (02/2012)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1984SA
Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos. 19 & 23 / Ronald Brautigam, fortepiano
Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos. 19 & 23 / Ronald Brautigam, fortepiano

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-02-01

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Piano no 19 in F major, K 459; Concerto for Piano no 23 in A major, K 488
Performers: Brautigam, Ronald
Conductors: Willens, Michael Alexander
Ensemble: Die Kölner Akademie

BBC Music Magazine, September 2013
Brautigam's playing in this sadly undervalued concerto is faultless throughout, and the finale - a real contrapuntal tour de force -...continue...
Recording information: Deutschlandfunk Kammermusiksaal, Cologne, Germany (12/2011)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1964SA
In the Shadow of War - Bloch: Schelomo; Hough: The Loneliest Wilderness; Bridge: Oration / Steven Isserlis, cello
In the Shadow of War - Bloch: Schelomo; Hough: The Loneliest Wilderness; Bridge: Oration / Steven Isserlis, cello

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-01-01

Works: Ernest Bloch: Schelomo; Frank Bridge: Oration, concerto elegiaco for cello & orchestra, H. 180; Stephen Hough: The Loneliest Wilderness, elegy for cello & orchestra
Performers: Isserlis, Steven
Conductors: Wolff, Hugh; Takacs-Nagy, Gabor
Ensemble: Deutsches Symphonie Orchester Berlin; Tapiola Sinfonietta

The Observer, 7th April 2013
A mood of poignant intensity characterises the three works here, played by Steven Isserlis with two different orchestras...Some ridiculed [Schelomo] as...continue...
Recording information: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin-Dahlem, Germany (01/2012); Tapiola Concert Hall, Finland (01/2012); Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin-Dahlem, Germany (11/2009); Tapiola Concert Hall, ...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1992SA
Telemann: Picturesque Overtures / Arte dei Suonatori, Martin Gester
Telemann: Picturesque Overtures / Arte dei Suonatori, Martin Gester

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-01-01

Works: Georg Philipp Telemann: Overture, suite for 3 oboes, strings & continuo in D major, TWV 55; Volker-Overture, suite for strings & continuo in B flat major (a.k.a "Klingende Geographie"), TWV 55; Quart...
Conductors: Gester, Martin
Ensemble: Arte dei Suonatori

Gramophone Magazine, May 2013
Arte dei Suonatori play [these pieces] with neatness, clarity and buoyant tone. Their fine ensemble spirit is much in evidence and the...continue...
Recording information: Michal Archaniol Parish Church, Wykroty, Poland (10/2012)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1979SA
Refractions: Choral Works by Valen, Berg, Messiaen, Webern / Norwegian Soloists' Choir
Refractions: Choral Works by Valen, Berg, Messiaen, Webern / Norwegian Soloists' Choir

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-01-01

Works: Fartein Valen: Ave Maria, Op. 4; Hvad est du dog skion, motet for chorus, Op. 12; Kom regn fra det hoie, motet for chorus & clarinet, Op. 25; Psalm 121, for chorus & orchestra; Olivier Messiaen: Cinq...
Performers: Braein, Hans Christian; Hafskjold, Ingvill; Hannisdal, Henrik; Kjekstad, Thomas; Melien, Halvor F.; Revholt, Camilla Wiig; Sakshaug, Bjarne; Solset, Berit Norbakken; Stensheim, Oystein
Conductors: Pedersen, Grete
Ensemble: Members of the Oslo Sinfonietta ([Members]); Norwegian Soloists' Choir

American Record Guide, July/August 2013
Fartein Valen's 'Ave Maria' is a colorful, hyperromantic setting, lush and full of strangely shifting harmonies and caressing melodic lines. 'How...continue...
Recording information: Oslo, Norway....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1970SA
Kalevi Aho: Oboe Concerto; Solo IX; Oboe Sonata / Piet Van Bockstal, oboe; Yutaka Oya, piano
Kalevi Aho: Oboe Concerto; Solo IX; Oboe Sonata / Piet Van Bockstal, oboe; Yutaka Oya, piano

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-01-01

Works: Kalevi Aho: Oboe Concerto; Solo IX, for oboe; Sonata for oboe & piano
Performers: Oya, Yutaka; van Bockstal, Piet
Conductors: Brabbins, Martyn
Ensemble: Lahti Symphony Orchestra

MusicWeb International, 15th May 2013
There's a chamber-like intensity to this concerto - a heightened instrumental clarity if you will - and oboist Piet Van Bockstal...continue...
Recording information: Potton Hall, Saxmundham, Suffolk, England (09/2010); Sibelius Hall, Lahti, Finland (09/2010)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1876SA
1948-2001: A Ligeti Odyssey - a cross section of Ligeti's music, from his first to his final composistions
1948-2001: A Ligeti Odyssey - a cross section of Ligeti's music, from his first to his final composistions

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-12-05

Works: György Ligeti: Invention for piano; Bagatelles (6) for wind quintet; Volumina; Lux aeterna, for 16 unaccompanied voices; Pieces (10) for wind quintet; Sonata for Viola solo; Etudes (17) for pian...
Performers: Ericsson, Hans-Ola; Imai, Nobuko; Ullen, Fredrik
Conductors: ; Nussbaum, Walter
Ensemble: ; Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet

American Record Guide, July/August 2013
It opens with the very early piano 'Invention' (1948), a minute-long prelude roughly in the style of a Bartok Mikrokosmos excerpt....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1503
Barber: Cello Concerto; Sonata; Adagio for Strings / Christian Poltéra, cello
Barber: Cello Concerto; Sonata; Adagio for Strings / Christian Poltéra, cello

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-12-01

Works: Samuel Barber: Concerto for Cello, Op. 22; Sonata for Cello and Piano, Op. 6; Adagio for Strings
Performers: Poltera, Christian; Stott, Kathryn
Conductors: Litton, Andrew
Ensemble: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

Sunday Times, 13th January 2013
The Zurich-born cellist champions - with masterly elan - the unjustly neglected concerto by the American composer...With the pianist Kathryn Stott,...continue...
Recording information: Grieghallen, Bergen, Norway (07/2009); Nybrokajen 11 (The Former Academy of Music), Stockholm, (07/2009); Grieghallen, Bergen, Norway (10/2009/01/2012); Nybrokajen 11 (The Forme...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1827SA
Johannes Brahms: Piano Sonata No. 3; Handel Variations / Jonathan Plowright, piano
Johannes Brahms: Piano Sonata No. 3; Handel Variations / Jonathan Plowright, piano

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-12-01

Works: Johannes Brahms: Sonata for Piano no 3 in F minor, Op. 5; Variations and Fugue for Piano in B flat major on a Theme by Handel, Op. 24
Performers: Plowright, Jonathan

Gramophone Magazine, February 2013
His warmth and sincerity combine with a superbly assured and powerful technique to create one of the finest performances [of the F...continue...
Recording information: Potton Hall, Saxmundham, Suffolk, England (08/2011)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 2047SA
Then: Renaissance Airs and Dances - Susato, Gesualdo, Dowland, Monteverdi / Stockholm Chamber Brass
Then: Renaissance Airs and Dances - Susato, Gesualdo, Dowland, Monteverdi / Stockholm Chamber Brass

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-12-01

Works: Francisco de la Torre: La Spagna; Tylman Susato: Basse Danse no 10, "Mon desir"; Work(s); Basse Danse no 8, "Danse du Roy"; Pavane "Mille Regretz," for renaissance ensemble (from Danseyre); Het derde...
Conductors:
Ensemble: Stockholm Chamber Brass

American Record Guide, July/August 2013
The program begins with a bold and lively 'Old Dance' by 15th-Century composer Francisco de la Torre. Works by the 16th-Century...continue...
Recording information: Johanneskirche, Völksen, Germany (03/2012)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 2017SA
Brahms: Symphony No. 1; Liebeslieder-Walzer; Hungarian Dances / Thomas Dausgaard, Swedish CO
Brahms: Symphony No. 1; Liebeslieder-Walzer; Hungarian Dances / Thomas Dausgaard, Swedish CO

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-12-01

Works: Johannes Brahms: Symphony no 1 in C minor, Op. 68; Rede, Mädchen, waltz for vocal quartet & piano, 4 hands (Liebeslieder Waltzes), Op. 52/1; Am Gesteine rauscht die Fluth, waltz for vocal quarte...
Conductors: Dausgaard, Thomas
Ensemble: Swedish Chamber Orchestra

BBC Music Magazine, June 2013
Dausgaard secures superbly incisive playing from the Swedish Chamber Orchestra. Dausgaard favours swift tempos, especially in the outer movements...[His] pencha...continue...
Recording information: Örebro Concert Hall, Sweden (03/2011)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1756SA
The Trio Sonata in 17th-Century Italy / London Baroque
The Trio Sonata in 17th-Century Italy / London Baroque

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-11-11

Works: Giovanni Paolo Cima: Sonatas (6) "Concerti ecclesiastici"; Francesco Turini: Trio Sonata for 2 violins & continuo (Secundo Tuono); Giovanni Battista Buonamente: Sonata ottava sopra La Romanesca; Dari...
Conductors:
Ensemble: London Baroque

American Record Guide, May/June 2013
Celebrating their 35th year in 2013, London Baroque is a very well known and most highly regarded quartet championing baroque music....continue...
Recording information: St. Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Hampshire, England (09/2010)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1795
Christmas Dreams on 13 Strings / Anders Miolin, 13 string guitar
Christmas Dreams on 13 Strings / Anders Miolin, 13 string guitar

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-11-01

read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
BIS 2026SA
Bach: Cantatas, Vol. 52 - Cantatas BWV140; BWV112; BWV29 / Hana Blažíková, soprano; Robin Blaze, counter-tenor; Gerd Türk, tenor; Peter Kooij, bass
Bach: Cantatas, Vol. 52 - Cantatas BWV140; BWV112; BWV29 / Hana Blažíková, soprano; Robin Blaze, counter-tenor; Gerd Türk, tenor; Peter Kooij, bass

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-11-01

Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata no 140, "Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme," BWV 140 (BC A166); Cantata no 112, "Der Herr ist mein getreuer Hirt" BWV 112; Cantata no 29, "Wir danken dir, Gott, wir danke...
Performers: Blaze, Robin; Blaziková, Hana; Kooij, Peter [Bass Vocal]; San'nomiya, Masamitsu; Suzuki, Masato [Conductor/Keyboards]; Türk, Gerd; Wakamatsu, Natsumi
Conductors: Suzuki, Masaaki
Ensemble: Bach Collegium Japan

BBC Music Magazine, May 2013
[BWV112] is well worth exploring, especially for Robin Blaze's liquid countertenor...Hana Blazikova and Peter Kooij's first duetto might sound distinctly lacking...continue...
Recording information: Kobe Shoin Women's University Chapel, Japan (09/2011)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1981SA
Rachmaninov: The Isle of the Dead; The Rock; Symphonic Dances / Andrew Litton
Rachmaninov: The Isle of the Dead; The Rock; Symphonic Dances / Andrew Litton

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-11-01

Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: Isle of the Dead, Op. 29; The Rock, Op. 7; Symphonic Dances, Op. 45
Conductors: Litton, Andrew
Ensemble: ; Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

BBC Music Magazine, April 2013
This is a very impressive programme...performances distinguished by expressive warmth, an intense sense of conviction and very fine playing from the...continue...
Recording information: Grieghallen, Bergen, Norway (06/2009/03/2008)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1751SA
Noriko Ogawa Plays Mozart: Sonatas C major K.330, A major K.331, F major K.332 / Noriko Ogawa, piano
Noriko Ogawa Plays Mozart: Sonatas C major K.330, A major K.331, F major K.332 / Noriko Ogawa, piano

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-11-01

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Sonata for Piano no 10 in C major, K 330 (300h); Sonata for Piano no 11 in A major, K 331 (300i); Piano Sonata, K. 332
Performers: Ogawa, Noriko

BBC Music Magazine, May 2013
Throughout this warmly engineered release, Ogawa sustains a wonderful lightness of touch utilising the pedal very sparingly and ensuring that all...continue...
Recording information: Potton Hall, Saxmundham, Suffolk, England (08/2011-09/2011)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1985SA
Mendelssohn: Complete Symphonies, String Symphonies, Concertos / Larmore, Howarth, Pregardien, van Keulen. Markiz, Litton, Amsterdam Sinfonietta , Bergen Philharmonic [11 CDs]
Mendelssohn: Complete Symphonies, String Symphonies, Concertos / Larmore, Howarth, Pregardien, van Keulen. Markiz, Litton, Amsterdam Sinfonietta , Bergen Philharmonic [11 CDs]

11 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-10-11

Conductors: Litton, Markiz
Ensemble: Amsterdam Sinfonietta; Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$95.99   $82.64
In Stock
Add to Cart
BIS 2002
Pavane - arrangements of music by Ravel, Fauré, Debussy, Dubugnon / Maxim Rysanov, viola; Ashley Wass, piano
Pavane - arrangements of music by Ravel, Fauré, Debussy, Dubugnon / Maxim Rysanov, viola; Ashley Wass, piano

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-10-01

Works: Maurice Ravel: Pavane pour une infante défunte; Gabriel Fauré: Après un rêve, Op. 7 no 1; Elégie for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 24; Romance for cello & piano, Op. 69; Pavane,...
Performers: Rysanov, Maxim; Wass, Ashley

American Record Guide, May/June 2013
The Ravel is very effective, and he is not afraid to play a real pianissimo. The rest of this almost all-French...continue...
Recording information: Potton Hall, Saxmundham, Suffolk, England (12/2011)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1773SA
Liszt: Funérailles; Ravel: Gaspard de la Nuit; Saint-Saëns: Danse macabre  / Yevgeny Sudbin, piano
Liszt: Funérailles; Ravel: Gaspard de la Nuit; Saint-Saëns: Danse macabre / Yevgeny Sudbin, piano

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-10-01

Works: Franz Liszt: Funerailles; Études d'exécution transcendante, S. 139; Années de pèlerinage; Deuxième année, S. 161; Maurice Ravel: Gaspard de la nuit; Camille Saint-Sa...
Performers: Sudbin, Yevgeny

BBC Music Magazine, February 2013
His Liszt is remarkable. The F minor Transcendental Study's brand of miraculous virtuosity, at once tumultuous and limpid, is marvellously captured.
...continue...
Recording information: St. Georges, Bristol, England....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1828SA
Mendelssohn:Songs without Words, Books I-V / Ronald Brautigam, piano (after an instrument by Pleyel 1830)
Mendelssohn:Songs without Words, Books I-V / Ronald Brautigam, piano (after an instrument by Pleyel 1830)

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-10-01

Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Songs without words, vol 1, Op. 19b; Songs without words, vol 2, Op. 30; Songs without words, vol 4, Op. 53; Song Without Words for piano in E flat major (incomplete); Andante for ...
Performers: Brautigam, Ronald

BBC Music Magazine, March 2013
Initially I was not entirely convinced by the modern copy of an 1830 Pleyel...But soon I was relishing the clarity and...continue...
Recording information: Österåker Church, Sweden (08/2011)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1982SA
Dvorak: Sympnony No. 9 'From the New World'; Czech Suite; My Home / Malaysian PO, Claus Peter Flor
Dvorak: Sympnony No. 9 'From the New World'; Czech Suite; My Home / Malaysian PO, Claus Peter Flor

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-10-01

Works: Antonin Dvorák: Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World"; Czech Suite, for orchestra in D major, B. 93 (Op. 39); My Home Overture, Op. 62/B 125a
Conductors: Flor, Claus P.
Ensemble: Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra

Gramophone Magazine, February 2013
The performance as a whole displays such unfailing purpose, sensitivity and freshness of new discovery that I felt I was encountering the...continue...
Recording information: Dewan Filharmonic Petronas, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1856SA
Saarella Palaa, Fire on the Island - Choral music by Jean Sibelius / Monica Groop, mezzo-soprano; Jorma Hynninen, baritone; Folke Gräsbeck, piano; Harri Viitanen, organ
Saarella Palaa, Fire on the Island - Choral music by Jean Sibelius / Monica Groop, mezzo-soprano; Jorma Hynninen, baritone; Folke Gräsbeck, piano; Harri Viitanen, organ

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-09-08

Works: Jean Sibelius: Rakastava (The Lover), for male chorus (with or without string orchestra), JS 160; The Broken Voice (Sortunut ääni), partsong for (or mixed) male chorus, Op. 18/7; The Boat J...
Performers: Grasbeck, Folke; Groop, Monica [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Hynninen, Jorma; Viitanen, Harri
Conductors: Murto, Seppo
Ensemble: ; Dominante Choir

BBC Music Magazine, December 2012
Fascinating manuscript fragments and student exercises appear alongside Finnish and Swedish-language choral classics...Supple, springy choral singing.
...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1889
Dvorák: Silent Woods
Dvorák: Silent Woods

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-09-01


Gramophone Magazine, January 2013
[The Sonatina] works particularly well in its new baritone and tenor register...This attests to both the sensitive way in which Poltera has...continue...
Recording information: Studio Gärtnerstraáe, Berlin (01/2011)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1947SA
Coloratura
Coloratura

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-09-01

Conductors: Oramo, Sakari

Recording information: Sibelius Hall, Lahti, Finland (09/2011-10/2011)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
BIS 1962SA
Richard Strauss: Eine Alpensinfonie
Richard Strauss: Eine Alpensinfonie

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-09-01

Conductors: Shipway, Frank

BBC Music Magazine, March 2013
The night opening is evocatively veiled, the mountain theme especially, and moves organically to its spiritual sunrise. Throughout there's a natural...continue...
Recording information: Sala Sao Paulo, Brazil (02/2012-03/2012)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1950SA
Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos. 17 in G major & 18 in D major 'Coronation'
Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos. 17 in G major & 18 in D major 'Coronation'

1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-09-01


International Record Review, December 2012
His playing has energy, sparkle, grace and clarity - points are never laboured but there is real personality. The dialogue between...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1944SA
Pipe Dreams: Music for flute & orchestra by Jose Serebrier, Adina Izarra, Carl Vine, Ginastera / Sharon Bezaly, flute
Pipe Dreams: Music for flute & orchestra by Jose Serebrier, Adina Izarra, Carl Vine, Ginastera / Sharon Bezaly, flute

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-08-25

Works: José Serebrier: Concerto for Flute with Tango; Adina Izarra: Concerto for Flute ("Pitangus Sulphuratus"); Carl Vine: Pipe Dreams, for flute & orchestra; Alberto Ginastera: Impresiones de la Puna
Performers: Bezaly, Sharon; Tognetti, Richard
Conductors: Tognetti, Richard
Ensemble: ; Australian Chamber Orchestra

BBC Music Magazine, February 2013
Bezaly plays the solo parts with great sympathy for their idioms, phenomenal virtuosity, perfect intonation even in the highest register, and...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording BIS 1789
Kalevi Aho: Symphony for Organ; Three Interludes for Organ / Jan Lehtola, organ
$23.99   $20.89
Low Stock
Add to Cart
BIS 1946
The Trio Sonata In 18th Century France - Couperin; Leclair; Boismortier; Guignon / London Baroque
The Trio Sonata In 18th Century France - Couperin; Leclair; Boismortier; Guignon / London Baroque

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-08-16

Works: François Couperin: L'impériale, for 2 violins & continuo (Les Nations); Charles Dollé: Trio Sonata for violin, flute & continuo in G minor, Op. 1/6; Jean-Marie Leclair: Trio sonata for...
Conductors:
Ensemble: London Baroque
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
BIS 1855
Nikita Koshkin (b. 1956): Megaron Concerto; Guitar Quintet / Elena Papandreou, guitar; New Hellenic Quartet; Singapore SO
Nikita Koshkin (b. 1956): Megaron Concerto; Guitar Quintet / Elena Papandreou, guitar; New Hellenic Quartet; Singapore SO

1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-08-16

Works: Nikita Koshkin: Megaron Concerto, for guitar & orchestra; Quintet for guitar & string quartet; L'istesso tempo, for cello & guitar; Polka Papandreou, for guitar & orchestra
Performers: Liakakis, Angelos; Papandreou, Elena
Conductors: Shui, Lan
Ensemble: ; Singapore Symphony Orchestra
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
$23.99   $20.89
In Stock
Add to Cart
BIS 1846
 
     Sort:
 Previous [ 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ] Next