1 CD / Wergo / 2015-05-12
German contemporary composer Gerhard Stäbler studied with Nicolaus Huber (composition) and Gerd Zacher (organ) at the Nordwestdeutsche Musikakademie in Detmold and the Folkwang-Hochschule in Essen....continue...
5 CD / Wergo / 2015-05-12Conductors: Janowski, Marek
Ensemble: Berlin Radio Chorus; Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Hans Werner Henze was one of the most important figures of European classical music in the postwar era. Originally released as five individual discs, these...continue...
1 CD / Wergo / 2015-05-12Works: Juan Camilo Hernández Sánchez: Medusa de Lumbre, for baritone sax & live electronics; Agostino di Scipio: Modes of Interference no 2, for soprano saxophone, live electronics & audio-fee...
Performers: Bittencourt, Pedro; Fuentes, Arturo; Kollias, Phivos-Angelos; Lopes, Paulo Ferreira; Mays, Tom; Sanchez, Juan Camilo Hernandez; Schultheis, Bernd; Scipio, Agostino di
On Enlarge Your Sax, Brazilian saxophone player Pedro Bittencourt presents compositions for solo saxophone and electronics, each of which is characterized by a different configuration...continue...
Recording information: Institut für Musik und Akustik Karlsruhe, ZKM_Kubus....continue...
1 CD / Wergo / 2015-05-12Conductors:
Charlotte Seither is one of the most promising German composers in her generation. She has received many honors and prizes, including the 2010 Praetorius Musikpreis...continue...
The Precise Music of Galina Ustvolskaya: 6 Piano Sonatas / Olga Pashchenko, Xenia Semionova, Alexei Grotz, Elizaveta Miller, Vladimir Ivanov [DVD]
1 DVD Video / Wergo / 2015-04-07
Russian composer Galina Ustvolskaya wrote six Piano Sonatas. Spanning just over 40 years, these works are like a guidebook to her musical and spiritual growth....continue...
Run Time: 73 min.
Picture Format: PAL, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): PCM Stereo,
Mark Andre (b.1964): "... auf à", tryptich for orchestra / SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden; Sylvian Cambreling
1 CD / Wergo / 2015-03-10Conductors: Cambreling, Sylvian
Ensemble: SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden
French composer Mark Andre's ...auf... consists of three independent orchestral pieces. Taken together, they can be heard as a cycle or as a triptych. Though...continue...
Valentin Silvestrov (b.1937): Spectrums; Symphony No. 2; Cantata; Meditation; Farewell, O World / Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra Chamber Orchestra & Soloists' Ensemble, et al.; Blazhkov
1 CD / Wergo / 2015-03-10Conductors: Blazhkov, Igor;
Ensemble: Chamber Orchestra ôPerpetuum Mobileöá ; Ensemble of soloists of Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra; Kiev Chamber Orchestra; Leningrad Chamber Orchestra
This recording is dedicated to early works by the Ukrainian composer Valentin Silvestrov (born 1937). Sylvestrov studied at the Kiev Conservatory, where his composition teachers...continue...
Detlev Müüller-Siemens (b.1957): Traces - Chamber Works for Mixed Ensembles / Mondrian Ensemble, Basel
1 CD / Wergo / 2015-03-10Conductors:
Ensemble: Mondrian Ensemble Basel
Chamber music by German composer Detlev Müller-Siemens is the focus of this release entitled Traces. The four works here were written between 2002 and 2009....continue...
Jagoda Szmytka (b.1982): 'Bloody Cherries' - Works for Amplified Ensemble, E. Guitar & Cello et al. / Ensemble Interface; Ensemble Garage et al.
1 CD / Wergo / 2015-03-10Conductors: ; Chiacchiarini, Mariano
Ensemble: Ensemble Garage; Ensemble Interface
This release from Wergo focuses on the young Polish composer Jagoda Szmytka. Szmytka completed her masters in composition and electronic composition at the Karol Lipinski...continue...