3 CD / Musical Concepts / 2014-09-30Works: Louis Moreau Gottschalk: Symphony no 1; Le Banjo, esquisse américaine for piano, Op. 15, D. 15 (RO 22); The Dying Poet, meditation for piano, D. 45 (RO 75); Souvenir de Porto Rico, marche des ...
Performers: Esteves, Jose Alberto; Garcia, Pablo [Vocals]; Lewis, Cary; List, Eugene [Piano]; Nibley, Reid; Paniagua, Trinidad; Werner, Joseph
Conductors: Abravanel, Maurice; Buketoff, Igor; Adler, Samuel
Ensemble: ; Utah Symphony Orchestra
Louis Moreau Gottschalk was America's first musical superstar, a virtuoso pianist and sensation not unlike his contemporary Liszt.
His compositions were very popular in his...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2004-11-16Works: Frederick Jacobi: Concerto for Cello; Sabbath Evening Service, for cantor & chorus; Hagiographa, 3 Biblical narratives for piano & string quartet; Ahavat olam, for cantor, chorus & organ; Pieces (2) ...
Performers: Bloch, Robert; Gerhardt, Alban [Cello]; Krinke, Brian; Lee, Richard; Levin, Neil; Mason, Patrick [Baritone Vocal]; Miller, Aaron; Reuss, Stefan; Schwendener, Paul; Taylor, George; Werner, Joseph; Yan...
Conductors: Rickenbacher, Karl Anton; Cullen, Joseph; Adler, Samuel
Ensemble: ; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chorus; Barcelona Symphony Orchestra; New York Cantorial Choir
Frederick Jacobi was championed by such legendary conductors as Koussevitzky, Stokowski, and Monteux. Jacobi's 'Jewish' compositions combine the refinements of the great European romantic tradition...continue...
1 CD / Nexus / 1997-01-01Works: William Cahn: Partita, for solo percussion; The Recital Piece; Raga no 1; "...won't you join the dance?"; Nara, for solo percussion; In Ancient Temple Gardens for harp & percussion
Performers: Becker, Bob [Percussion]; Cahn, Ruth; Dash, Patricia; Engelman, Robin; Hartenberger, Russ; Udow, Michael; VanDemark, James; Werner, Joseph