1 CD / Chandos Records / 2010-11-16Works: Richard Strauss: Concerto for Horn no 1 in E flat major, Op. 11 (TrV 117); Duet-Concertino for clarinet, bassoon, harp & strings, o.Op. 147 (TrV 293, AV 147); Concerto for Oboe in D major, AV 144; An...
Performers: Barenboim, Daniel [Conductor, Piano]; Chance, Michael; Clevenger, Dale; Combs, Larry; Daniels, Charles; Golan, Joseph; Guastefeste, Joseph; Harvey, Peter; Kirkby, Emma; Klein, Alex; Magad, Samuel; Mc...
Conductors: Barenboim, Daniel
Ensemble: ; Purcell Quartet
This new release from Chaconne the Chandos' early music label focuses on Buxtehude's seven cantatas, collectively know as Membra Jesu nostri. The work takes the...continue...
2 CD / Decca Import / 2010-07-29Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: Die Schöpfung (The Creation), oratorio, H. 21/2
Performers: Guastafeste, Joseph; Lippert, Herbert [Tenor Vocals]; Pape, René; Scharinger, Anton; Schrader, David; Sharp, John; Ziesak, Ruth
Conductors: Hills, Margaret; Solti, Georg
Ensemble: Chicago Symphony Orchestra
"Georg Solti, a master of the orchestra in his own right, is the star [of this album], striking a fine balance between the lightweight, angular...continue...
1 CD / Sony Classical Import / 2008-11-14Works: Arnold Schoenberg: Serenade for baritone & septet, Op. 24; Chamber Symphony no 1 in E major, Op. 9
Performers: Davis, Carolyn; Dunham, James [Viola]; Eisen, Victoria; Foley, Madeline; Galimir, Felix; Glick, Jacob; Hill, Cheryl; Hunsinger, Robbie Lynn; Jackson, Steven; Kwak, Sarah; Laredo, Jaime; MacCourt, Don...
Conductors: Kirchner, Leon [Composer]
Ensemble: Marlboro Festival Orchestra members
1 CD / CSO Resound / 2008-02-17Works: Ernest Bloch: Schelomo; Byambasuren Sharav: Legend of Herlen; Lou Harrison: Suite for Pipa with String Orchestra (Concerto for Pipa with String Orchestra); Sergey Prokofiev: Scythian Suite, Op. 20
Performers: Ma, Yo-Yo; Man, Wu; Sharp, John
Conductors: Harth Bedoya, Miguel; Gilbert, Alan
Ensemble: ; Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Silk Road Ensemble
"Strangely it all works well... Harrison’s concerto is fascinating, a wonderful synergy of Far East and California west played to a tee by virtuoso pipa...continue...
1 CD / Albany Records / 2003-10-01Works: Robert Lombardo: Contrasti a due, for mandolin & marimba; Seven Deadly Sins, version for mezzo-soprano & mandolin; Fantasy Variations no 4 for mandolin; Affreschi caldi, for voice, mandolin, guitar &...
Performers: Attar, Alison; Balderston, Steve; Bentley, Julia; Bowman, Paul; Brown, Loren; Chang, Li-Kuo; Dessyllas, Dimitris; Fehling, Fox; Hall, Tom T.; Hildner, David; Hildner, Ellen; Hirschl, Richard; Ionescu...
Conductors: Colnot, Cliff
Ensemble: String Orchestra
1 CD / Cedille / 1994-01-01Works: Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Quartet for Strings no 2 in F major, Op. 22; Sextet for Strings in D major, Op. 70 "Souvenir de Florence"
Performers: Sharp, John; Solomonow, Rami
1 CD / New World / 1992-12-08Works: Elliott Carter: Piano Concerto; Variations for Orchestra
Performers: Hambrecht, George; Harrod, William; LeGrand, Thomas; Oppens, Ursula [Piano]; Ruder, Phillip; Sharp, John; Street-Ramsey, Marna
Conductors: Gielen, Michael
Ensemble: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra