R. Nathaniel Dett (1882-1943): The Ordering of Moses, oratorio / Latonia Moore, soprano; Ronnita Nicole Miller, mz; Rodrick Dixon, tenor; Donnie Ray Albert, baritone. Cincinnati SO, Conlon
1 CD / Bridge / 2016-05-10Works: R. Nathaniel Dett: The Ordering of Moses, for soloists, chorus & orchestra
Performers: Albert, Donnie Ray; Dixon, Rodrick [Vocals]; Miller, Ronnita; Moore, Latonia
Conductors: Conlon, James
Ensemble: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra; May Festival Chorus
In 1937, Cincinnati's May Festival gave the world premiere of R. Nathaniel Dett's oratorio, "The Ordering of Moses," a 'Biblical Folk Scene' composed in 1932....continue...
Recording information: Music Festival in Isaac Stern Auditorium / Ronald O. Pe (05/09/2014)....continue...
2 CD / Decca Import / 2003-07-25Works: Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 2 in C minor "Resurrection"
Performers: Michael, Nadja; Moore, Latonia
Conductors: Kaplan, Gilbert
Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Launched by the Kaplan Foundation in 2000, this edition incorporates Mahler's last known decisions and edits to the score. Mahler scholar Gilbert Kaplan leads the...continue...