3 CD / Virgin Classics / 2013-02-05Works: Benjamin Britten: The Young person's guide to the orchestra; Cello Symphony, Op. 68; Elegy for Viola solo; Peter Grimes; Passacaglia, for orchestra, Op. 33b (from "Peter Grimes"); Quartet for Strings...
Performers: Allen, Thomas; Alley, John [Piano]; Andsnes, Leif Ove; Blatchly, Mark; Booth, Claire; Bostridge, Ian; Coleman-Wright, Peter; Dean, Stafford; Drake, Julius [Piano]; Fullbrook, Charles; Gritton, Susan;...
Conductors: Pesek, Libor; Rattle, Simon, Sir; Knussen, Oliver; Brown, Iona; Warren-Green, Christopher; Paavo, Järvi; Hickox, Richard; Willcocks, David; Brunelle, Philip; Haitink, Bernard; Harding, Daniel
Ensemble: ; Aldeburgh Festival Ensemble; Endymion Ensemble
Since his death in 1976 many musicians have looked at Benjamin Britten's scores anew - not simply the repertory Britten never recorded, but the many...continue...
1 DVD Video / Arthaus DVD / 2006-01-17Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Fidelio, Op. 72
Performers: Allman, Robert; Appelgren, Curt; De Ridder, Anton; Gale, Elisabeth; Söderström, Elisabeth
Conductors: Haitink, Bernard
Ensemble: Glyndebourne Festival Chorus; London Philharmonic Orchestra
"Soderstrom's tour de force of suffering and deliverance, Hall's realistic intimate yet intellectually driven production, and Haitink's vivid conducting makes this the best version on...continue...
Run Time: 120 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 4:3, Color
Sound Format(s): LPCM Stereo,
Subtitles: German, French, English, Spanish
5 CD / Universal Classics / 2003-10-14Works: Jean Sibelius: Symphony no 1 in E minor, Op. 39; Symphony no 4 in A minor, Op. 63; Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 43; Finlandia, Op. 26; Karelia Suite, Op. 11; Symphony no 3 in C major, Op. 52; Sympho...
Performers: Belkin, Boris; Söderström, Elisabeth
Conductors: Ashkenazy, Vladimir
Ensemble: Boston Symphony Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra
Vladimir Ashkenazy has been closely identified with the music of Sibelius for over twenty years. One of his first outstanding achievements as a conductor was...continue...
2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2000-03-14Works: Carl Nielsen: Saul og David (Saul and David), opera, FS 25
Performers: Borg, Kim; Christoff, Boris; Fisher, Sylvia; Gobel, Bodil; Hartmann, Willy; Langdon, Michael; Söderström, Elisabeth; Young, Alexander [Tenor Vocal]
Conductors: Horenstein, Jascha
Ensemble: Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Saul and David is one of the two great operas by Denmark's greatest composer, Carl Nielsen, and this 1972 performance in Copenhagen under the legendary...continue...
1 CD / Sony Classical / 1989-10-03Works: Modest Mussorgsky: Night on the Bare Mountain; Camille Saint-Saëns: Danse macabre in G minor, Op. 40; Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46; Charles Gounod: Marche funèbre d'une mari...
Performers: Biggs, E. Power; Kalish, Gilbert; Maazel, Lorin; Söderström, Elisabeth
Conductors: Ormandy, Eugene; Maazel, Lorin; Davis, Andrew; Davis, Andrew, Sir; Pritchard, John;
Ensemble: ; Cleveland Orchestra; Cologne Gürzenich Orchestra; New York String Quartet; ORTF National Orchestra; Philadelphia Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra