2 CD / Launch Music / 2015-05-12Works: John Metcalf: Under Milk Wood, opera
Performers: Davies, Wyn; Donovan, Elizabeth; Howells, Helen Jane [Soprano Vocal]; Jeffers, Gweneth-Ann; Jones, Michael Douglas; Jones, Paul Carey; Lucas, Karina; Morris, Richard; Mulholl, Eamonn
Conductors: Davies, Wyn
Ensemble: Welsh National Opera
This new CD presents the first time that Dylan Thomas' "Under Milk Wood" has been used as a libretto. The cover artwork was provided by...continue...
Recording information: St German's Church, Cardiff (04/09/2014-04/10/2014)....continue...
The Philip Smith Collection, Vol. 1 - Works of Mahler, Bernstein, Copland, Stravinsky et al. / Philip Smith, Wynton Marsalis, trumpets; New York Phil.; Maazel, Mehta, Masur, Leinsdorf et al.
1 CD / New York Philharmonic / 2015-05-12Works: Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 5; Symphony no 1 in D major "Titan"; Symphony no 3; Symphony no 9; Modest Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition; George Gershwin: An American in Paris; Lew Pollack: That's ...
Performers: Alessi, Joseph [Trombone]; Baer, Alan; Lemalu, Jonathan; Muckey, Matt; Myers, Philip; Smith, Philip [Trumpet]
Conductors: Gilbert, Alan; ; Tovey, Bramwell; Maazel, Lorin
Ensemble: ; New York Philharmonic; New York Philharmonic Principal Brass Quintet
From the New York Philharmonic's in-house label come three separate and distinct albums of orchestral fare that highlights the trumpet, including eleven complete concertos, all...continue...
Kamran Ince (b.1960): Judgment of Midas, opera / Matthew DiBattista, tenor; Abigail Fischer, mezzo-soprano; Gregory Gerbrandt, baritone; Jennifer Goltz, soprano; Mikhail Svetlov, bass
2 CD / Albany Records / 2015-05-05Works: Kamran Ince: Judgement of Midas, opera
Performers: DiBattista, Matthew; Fischer, Abigail; Gerbrandt, Gregory; Goltz, Jennifer; Horst, Phillip; Svetlov, Mikhail
Conductors: Ince, Kamran
Ensemble: Milwaukee Opera Theatre Chorus
The opera Judgment of Midas was commissioned by Crawford Greenewalt, Jr. to mark the 50th anniversary of the Sardis excavations in Turkey. Composer Kamran Ince...continue...