2 CD / RCA Records Import / 2010-07-12Works: Gaetano Donizetti: La Favorita
Performers: Colombara, Carlo; Fehenberger, Lorenz; Furmansky, Abbie; Kasarova, Vesselina; Michaels-Moore, Anthony; Piccoli, Francesco; Vargas, Ramon [Tenor Vocal]
Conductors: Viotti, Marcello
Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Chorus
"...Vesselina Kasarova brings her rich mezzo-soprano and strong personality to the role of Leonore...singing her great Act III aria, 'O mon Fernand', most beautifully. As...continue...
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 1996-10-01Works: Kurt Weill: Das Berliner Requiem; Arnold Schoenberg: A Survivor from Warsaw, Op. 46; Leonard Bernstein: Symphony no 3 ("Kaddish"), for soprano, speakers, choruses & orchestra
Performers: Furmansky, Abbie; Immler, Christian; Remmers, Janjob
Conductors: Axelrod, John
Ensemble: Berlin Radio Chorus
Schoenberg and Weill, both born in Europe and forced to emigrate after the National Socialists seized power, went on to develop rather contrasting forms of...continue...
2 CD / Delos / 1994-01-01Works: William Schuman: The Mighty Casey, baseball opera in 3 scenes; A Question of Taste, opera in 1 act
Performers: Angus, Tricia; Azrieli, Sharon; Bean, Katherine; Berneche, Anaik; Bernhardt, Valerie; Bishop, Elizabeth; Blackwell, Patrick; Blevins, Timothy; Bouras, Christina; Bruns, Martin; Bukhosini, Linda; Burn...
Conductors: Schwarz, Gerard
Ensemble: Juilliard Orchestra