Martha Argerich: Lugano Concertos / Gabriela Montero, Karin Merle, Susan Roberts and Helene Schneidermann [4 CDs]
4 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2012-10-30Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Piano no 1 in C major, Op. 15; Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 19; Francis Poulenc: Concerto for 2 Pianos in D minor; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto...
Performers: Argerich, Martha [Piano]; Gulda, Paul; Gulda, Rico; Gurning, Alexander; Merle, Karin; Mogilevsky, Alexander; Montero, Gabriela; Norman, Daniel; Roberts, Susan; Sakai, Akane [Piano]; Schneiderman, Hel...
Conductors: Rabinovitch, Alexandre; Capilla, Erasmo; Vedernikov, Alexander; Dutoit, Charles; Chmura, Gabriel; Marin, Ion; Fasolis, Diego
Ensemble: ; Lugano Percussion Group
Since 2002 Martha Argerich's Progetto at the Lugano's Festival has brought together many notable artists for memorable concerts of chamber and orchestral music. This deluxe...continue...
3 CD / Oehms / 2007-10-30Works: Paul Hindemith: Mathis der Maler (Mathias the Painter), opera in 7 scenes
Performers: Anthony, Susan; Chung, Ho-yoon; Galliard, Peter; Gogg, Moritz; Kalna, Inga; Lindskog, Par; MacAllister, Scott; Sacher, Jurgen; Spingler, Renate; Stamm, Harald; Struckmann, Falk; Wittmoser, Carsten
Conductors: Young, Simone
Ensemble: Hamburg State Philharmonic Orchestra
2 CD / Decca Import / 2005-09-13Works: Richard Strauss: Daphne, Op 82
Performers: Botha, Johan; Fleming, Renee; Ifrim, Cosmin; Kleiter, Julia; Larsson, Anna; Reinhart, Gregory; Robinson, Twyla; Schade, Michael; Schulte, Eike Wilm; Wittmoser, Carsten; Youn, Kwangchul
Conductors: Bychkov, Semyon
Ensemble: Cologne West German Radio Men's Chorus
Celebrated for her glorious interpretations of Strauss' great soprano roles, Renee Fleming leads an international cast in this eagerly-awaited complete recording of the gorgeously lyrical...continue...
2 CD / Teldec (USA) Import / 2001-06-19Works: Luigi Nono: Al gran sole carico d'amore, opera for soloists, choruses, orchestra & tape
Performers: Barainsky, Claudia; Holzapfel, Helmut; Kleindienst, Stella; Liebermann, Melinda; Marquardt, Markus; Munkittrick, Mark; Winter, Urs; Wittmoser, Carsten
Conductors: Zagrosek, Lothar
Ensemble: Stuttgart State Opera Orchestra
"I had been anticipating this for months, and I am not disappointed... Stuttgart is doing some very cool work these days, especially with the new...continue...