Vladimir Ashkenazy: 50 Years on Decca / Ashkenazy, Perlman, Harrell, Fistoulari, Solti, Kondrashin et al. [Limited Edition]
50 CD / Decca / 2013-04-02Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18; Concerto for Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 30; Concerto for Piano no 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 1; Concerto for Piano no 4 in G minor, Op. 40...
Performers: Ashkenazy, Vladimir; Ashkenazy, Vovka; Barenboim, Daniel [Conductor, Piano]; Belkin, Boris; Brymer, Jack [Clarinet]; Cash, Teresa [Soprano Vocal]; Civil, Alan; Cohen, Franklin; Cooke, Terry; Corkhill...
Conductors: Kondrashin, Kirill; Fistoulari, Anatole; Maazel, Lorin; Segal, Uri; Zinman, David; Kertész, István; Previn, Andre; Ashkenazy, Vladimir; Barenboim, Daniel; Schmidt-Isserstedt, Hans; Solt...
Decca Classics releases Ashkenazy: 50 Years on Decca on April 2, 2013, a limited edition box-set comprised of 50 CDs to celebrate the labels remarkable...continue...
2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2009-09-29Works: Leonardo Balada: La Muerte de Colón, opera
Performers: Blackwell, Raymond; Garrison, Jon [Tenor Vocal]; Jenkins, Judith; Lazich, Dimitrie; Lazich, Milutin; Martín, Arturo; Mueller, Kathryn; Okerlund, David; Shackleton-Williams, Katy; Stater, Brent
Conductors: Page, Robert E.
Composed as a sequel to 'Christopher Columbus', Leonardo Balada's 'The Death of Columbus' has been critically acclaimed as "uncommonly impressive and winning". From its spectacular...continue...
2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2009-05-26Works: Igor Stravinsky: Rake's Progress
Performers: Cheek, John; Garrison, Jon [Tenor Vocal]; Johnson, Jeffrey [Bass Vocal]; Love, Shirley; Lowery, Melvin; West, Jayne; White, Wendy [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Woodley, Arthur
Conductors: Craft, Robert
Ensemble: Orchestra of St. Luke's
Robert Craft first met Stravinsky on the same day that Auden delivered the completed libretto to the composer, and was directly involved in what he...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-09-30Works: Igor Markevitch: Partita, for piano & orchestra; Le Paradis Perdu (Paradise Lost)
Performers: Garrison, Jon [Tenor Vocal]; Hoek, Martijn van den; Shelton, Lucy [Soprano Vocal]; Walker, Sarah
Conductors: Lyndon-Gee, Christopher
Ensemble: Arnhem Philharmonic Orchestra; Netherlands Concert Choir
This first volume of the Naxos 'Igor Markevitch Complete Orchestral Works Edition', to be followed by the seven volumes previously released on Marco Polo, brings...continue...
4 CD / Warner Classics / 2008-04-01Works: Karol Szymanowski: Songs (6) of a fairy-tale princess, Op. 31; Harnasie, Op. 55; Love Songs of Hafiz, songs (8) for tenor & orchestra, Op. 26, M28; Concerto for Violin no 1, Op. 35, M37; Concerto for...
Performers: Andsnes, Leif Ove; Burden, Andrew; Connell, John; Garrison, Jon [Tenor Vocal]; Gierlach, Robert; Hampson, Thomas [Baritone Vocal]; Karneus, Katarina; Langridge, Philip [Tenor Vocal]; Milne, Lisa; Min...
Conductors: Rattle, Simon, Sir
Ensemble: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Chorus; City of Birmingham Symphony Youth Chorus
This 4-CD set contains all the Szymanowski recordings that Sir Simon Rattle made for EMI classics, including some of the composer's best known works -...continue...
2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2006-10-31Works: Orazio Vecchi: L'Amfiparnaso; Claudio Monteverdi: L'Orfeo; Francesco Cavalli: Calisto; Henry Purcell: Dido and Aeneas, Z 626; George Frederick Handel: Rinaldo; Jean-Philippe Rameau: Castor et Pollux,...
Performers: Alperyn, Graciela; Amps, Kym; Banditelli, Gloria; Barr, Frank; Benackova, Gabriela; Biel, Ann-Christine; Bordogna, Paolo; Borst, Martina; Buchanan, Alison; Carmignani, Alessandro; Cigna, Patrizia; Da...
Conductors: Vartolo, Sergio; ; Medlam, Charles; Mallon, Kevin; Östman, Arnold; Halász, Michael; Segerstam, Leif; Zedda, Alberto; Humburg, Will; Rahbari, Alexander; Davis, Colin; Casadesus, Jean-Claud...
Ensemble: ; Aradia Ensemble; London Baroque; Scholars Baroque Ensemble
For 400 years, opera has illuminated the innermost recesses of human existence. Once the sport of kings and princes, it now provides the soundtrack of...continue...
1 CD / Warner Classics / 2006-10-03Works: Karol Szymanowski: Stabat mater, Op. 53; Litany to the Virgin Mary, Op. 59; Symphony no 3, Op. 27 "Song of the Night"
Performers: Connell, John; Garrison, Jon [Tenor Vocal]; Quivar, Florence [Mezzo-soprano Vocals]; Szmytka, Elzbieta
Conductors: Rattle, Simon, Sir
Ensemble: City of Birmingham Choir; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2005-02-22Works: Michael Tippett: A Child of Our Time, oratorio
Performers: Cheek, John; Garrison, Jon [Tenor Vocal]; Robinson, Faye
Conductors: Tippett, Michael
Ensemble: City of Birmingham Choir
'A Child of Our Time', written at the beginning of the second world war as an expression of 'man's inhumanity to man', has become one...continue...
1 CD / Telarc / 2002-05-28Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony no 3 in A minor, Op. 56 "Scottish"; Die Erste Walpurgisnacht, cantata for chorus & orchestra, Op. 60
Performers: Cairns, Christine; Garrison, Jon [Tenor Vocal]; Krause, Tom; Wells, Jeffrey
Conductors: Dohnányi, Christoph von
Ensemble: Cleveland Orchestra; Cleveland Orchestra Chorus
3 CD / HBDirect Import / 2002-01-28Works: Harrison Birtwistle: The Mask of Orpheus, opera
Performers: Angel, Marie [Soprano Vocals]; Bronder, Peter; Ebrahim, Omar; Garrison, Jon [Tenor Vocal]; Opie, Alan [Baritone Vocal]; Owens, Anne-Marie; Rigby, Jean
Conductors: Davis, Andrew
Ensemble: BBC Singers