Copland: The Shining River - songs by Berlioz, Britten, Copland, R. Strauss, Vaughan Williams / Susan Chilcott, soprano; Iain Burnside, piano
1 CD / BBC Opus Arte / 2013-10-29Works: Aaron Copland: Old American Songs, Set 1; Poems (12) of Emily Dickinson, song cycle for voice & piano (orchestrated 1970 as "Poems (8) of Emil; Three Songs; Poet's Song, song for voice & piano; Pasto...
Performers: Burnside, Iain [Piano]; Chilcott, Susan
Until her untimely death in 2003, Susan Chilcott was placed among the outstanding lyric sopranos of her generation, one whose captivating stage presence, dramatic vitality...continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 1997-01-21Works: Benjamin Britten: An American Overture; King Arthur, suite for orchestra; The World of the Spirit, music for a radio program, for SATB soloists, chorus & orchestra
Performers: Chilcott, Susan; Hill, Martyn [Tenor Vocals]; Singers, Britten; Stephen, Pamela Helen; Varcoe, Stephen [Baritone Vocals]
Conductors: Hickox, Richard
Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
"...This release offers premiere recordings of a suite compiled by Paul Hindmarsh...This four-part, twenty-five minute work contains many befittingly stirring and colorful pages...conductor Hickox and...continue...