The Art of Renee Fleming - in music of Richard Rodgers, JS Bach, Handel, Bernstein, Puccini, Schubert, Gershwin et al.
1 CD / Decca / 2012-09-11Works: Franz Schubert: Ave Maria; Vincenzo Bellini: Norma, opera; Francesco Cilèa: Adriana Lecouvreur; Charles Gounod: Roméo et Juliette; Ave Maria; Erich Wolfgang Korngold: Die tote Stadt (Th...
Performers: Anderson, Rusty; Beroukhim, Cyrus; Fleming, Renée; Gerlach, Alexis Pia; Hakim, William; Hartley, David; Kahne, David; Mills, Jesse [Violin]; O'Connor, Mark [Violin]; Pearce, Steve; Pelton, Sha...
Conductors: Delfs, Andreas; Mackerras, Charles; Tate, Jeffrey; Solti, Georg; Gergiev, Valery; Levine, James; Barenboim, Daniel; Bicket, Harry; Gemignani, Paul; Summers, Patrick
A new priority album of the very best from the world's favorite soprano, released to coincide with a major international TV appearance
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1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2007-03-27Works: Paul Moravec: Tempest Fantasy, for clarinet, violin, cello & piano; Mood Swings, for piano trio; B.A.S.S. Variations, for piano trio; Scherzo for piano trio
Performers: Bachmann, Maria; Gerlach, Alexis Pia; Klibonoff, Jon; Krakauer, David
Paul Moravec's music is firmly rooted in Western tradition, yet manages to sound at once fresh, elegant, and fiercely individual. His Tempest Fantasy, the work...continue...
1 CD / Meridian / 2002-11-05Works: Johannes Brahms: Quintet for Piano and Strings in F minor, Op. 34; Antonín Dvorák: Quintet for Piano and Strings no 2 in A major, Op. 81/B 155
Performers: Denk, Jeremy; Frautschi, Jennifer; Gerlach, Alexis Pia; Jacobsen, Colin; Johnson, Kirsten; Plesser, Zvi; Shapiro, Rachel; Wang, Xiao-Dong
Ensemble: Concertante Chamber Players
"Concertante's performances are distinguished by their tenderness; they seem to linger lovingly over every phrase, though they aren't really slower than anyone else, and their...continue...
1 CD / New World / 2001-04-01Works: Earl Kim: Exercises en Route, songs for voice & ensemble; Now and Then, songs for voice, flute, viola & harp; Poems (3) in French; Dear Linda
Performers: Bennett, Karol; Chen, Melvin; DeMart, Jean; Gerlach, Alexis Pia; Gilbert, Jennifer; Pearson, Peggy; Schulz, Robert; Valente, Benita; Yoo, Scott [Conductor/Violin]
"...[Kim's] music is mainly delicate, primarily vocal...sensitive, modern without bombast, romantic without losing his way. The singers are excellent, the playing effective, the recording beautiful."...continue...