William Bolcom: Canciones de Lorca; Prometheus / René Barbera, tenor; Jeffrey Biegel, piano; Pacific SO & Chorale, Carl St. Clair
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2015-11-13Conductors: St. Clair, Carl
Ensemble: Pacific Chorale; Pacific Symphony
The literary side of William Bolcom in a collection of songs scored to the poems by Federico García Lorca and Lord Byron. Born in 1938,...continue...
John Cage: Complete Works for Flute, Vol. 1 - Ryoanji; Two; Three Pieces for Flute Duet; Music for Two / Katrin Zenz & Uwe Grodd, flutes; Chara Iacovidu, piano
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2015-11-13
Spanning a fifty year period, from the Three Pieces for Flute Duet of 1935 to his homage to the Kyoto Zen garden Ryoanji from 1984,...continue...
Sousa: Music for Wind Band, Vol. 15 - Selections from Désirée; The Band Came Back; Yorktown Centennial; Pet of the Petticoats / Marine Band of the Royal Netherlands Navy
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2015-11-13Conductors: Brion, Keith
Ensemble: Marine Band of the Royal Netherlands Navy
"The March King" John Philip Sousa compositions are known worldwide having been incorporated into the larger zeitgeist of sporting events, special occasions and military ceremonies....continue...
Wagner: Das Rheingold / Matthias Goerne, Michelle De Young, Kim Begley, Oleksandr Pushniak, Charles Reid, Anna Samuil, Deborah Humble. Hong Kong PO, Jaap van Zweden
2 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2015-11-13Works: Richard Wagner: Das Rheingold
Conductors: Zweden, Jaap van
Ensemble: Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
The opening salvo of Wagner's tetralogy, Der Ring des Nibelungen (The Ring of the Nibelung) , Das Rheingold establishes immediately the epic nature of Wagner's...continue...
Recording information: The Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall (01/22/2015/01/24/2015)....continue...