Angel Voices: The Boys' Choir Christmas Celebration / Vienna Boys' Choir; Dresden Boys' Choir, et al.
3 CD / Capriccio / 2010-11-16Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Vom Himmel hoch (Choralkantate); Laudate pueri ("O praise the Lord"), motet for female chorus & organ in E flat major, Op. 39/2; Sacred Pieces (3), Op. 23; Veni Domine ("Hear my p...
Performers: Buchner, Roland; Engelhardt, Kent; Humphries, Charles; Schicha, Ulrich; Winkler, Michael-Christfried
Conductors: Flämig, Martin; Marschik, Peter; Hrncirik, Peter; Rotzsch, Hans-Joachim
Ensemble: ; Bläserensemble
American Record Guide
Here's a very nice set of three CDs devoted mostly to German music and performed by the cream of German and Austrian boychoirs...continue...
Wind Band Classics - Colgrass: Urban Requiem; Shostakovich, etc / Gage, Youngstown State University Symphonic Wind Ensemble
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-06-24Works: Scott Lindroth: Spin Cycle; Camille Saint-Saëns: Havanaise for Violin and Orchestra in E major, Op. 83; Eric Whitacre: October; Michael Colgrass: Urban Requiem; Dmitry Shostakovich: Overture on ...
Performers: Carey, Joseph; Cordingley, Allen; Engelhardt, Kent; Fitzer, Robert; Umble, James; Umble, Kathryn Thomas
Conductors: Gage, Stephen L.
Ensemble: Youngstown State University Symphonic Wind Ensembl
Pulitzer Prize winning composer Michael Colgrass' 'Urban Requiem' headlines this recording. This nearly half hour work explores the technical and expressive qualities of the saxophone...continue...