Grant Foster: The Pearl of Dubai Suite; Ballad of Reading Gaol / Mira Yevtich: piano; Sergey Roldugin: cello; Andrew Goodwin: tenor
1 CD / Quartz Records / 2012-01-01Works: Grant Foster: The Pearl of Dubai, suite for cello, piano & orchestra; The Ballad of Reading Gaol, for voice & piano
Performers: Goodwin, Andrew; Yevtich, Mira
Conductors: Gugkaev, Zaurbek
Ensemble: Belorussia Symphony Orchestra; Hermitage Symphony Orchestra; Novaya Rossia Symphony Orchestra
Australian composer Grant Foster's suite centered around a myth that Anastasia, the youngest daughter of Tsarina Alexandra, went to Dubai to collect pearls and escaped...continue...