Pierre Boulez: 20th Century Recordings on DG - works by Bartok, Berg, Birtwistle, Debussy, Ligeti, Messiaen et al. / Krystian Zimerman, Leif Ove Andsnes, Hélène Grimaud [Limited Edition, 44 CDs]
44 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2015-02-10Works: Béla Bartók: Pieces (4) for Orchestra, Op. 12/Sz 51; Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116; Dance Suite for Orchestra, Sz 77; Pictures (2) (Két kép), for orchestra, Sz. 46, BB 59...
Performers: Aimard, Pierre-Laurent; Aler, John [Tenor Vocal]; Andsnes, Leif Ove [Piano/Conductor]; Arrignon, Michel; Barenboim, Daniel [Conductor, Piano]; Bashmet, Yuri [Conductor/Viola]; Bauer, Vincent; Boffard...
Conductors: Boulez, Pierre
Ensemble: ; Berlin Philharmonic; Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Ensemble de Violoncelles de l'Orchestre de Paris; Ensemble InterContemporain; Ensemble Modern (Frankfurt); London Symphony Orchestra; Members of the...
On March 26, 2015 Pierre Boulez reaches his 90th year. This great master of music - composer, conductor and writer - has been an exclusive...continue...
Recording information: Abbey Road Studios (01/2001-02/2001); Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (01/2001-02/2001); Groáer Saal, Alte Oper, Frankfurt, Germany (01/2001-02/2001); Gro&aacut...continue...
K. Szymanowski: Symphony Nos. 2 & 3; Violin Concerto / Ryszard Karczykowsk, tenor; Chantal Juillet, violin; Kenneth Jewell Chorale; Detroit SO; Doráti; Montréal SO; Dutoit
1 CD / Decca / 2014-09-16Works: Karol Szymanowski: Symphony no 2 in B flat major, Op. 19, M24; Symphony no 3, Op. 27 "Song of the Night"; Concerto for Violin no 2, Op. 61
Performers: Juillet, Chantal
Conductors: Dorati, Antal; Dutoit, Charles
Ensemble: Detroit Symphony Orchestra; Kenneth Jewell Chorale; Montréal Symphony Orchestra
Designed to serve as the perfect introduction to the music of a turbulent century, DG/Decca's '20C' series covers a wide range of key works by...continue...
Szymanowski: Symphonies Nos. 3 & 4; Stabat Mater / Sally Matthews, soprano; Ekaterina Gubanov, mz; Toby Spence, tenor
1 Super Audio CD / LSO Live (London SO) / 2013-09-10Works: Karol Szymanowski: Symphony no 3, Op. 27 "Song of the Night"; Stabat mater, Op. 53; Symphony no 4, Op. 60 "Symphonie concertante"
Performers: Gubanova, Ekaterina; Matsuev, Denis; Matthews, Sally; Smoriginas, Kostas [Baritone Vocal]; Spence, Toby
Conductors: Gergiev, Valery
Ensemble: ; London Symphony Chorus
This second, star-studded installment of Valery Gergiev’s Szymanowski symphony cycle features tenor Toby Spence as tenor soloist in the Symphony No.3, subtitled Song of the...continue...
Recording information: Barbican, London (2012-12-11&2012-12-18&2012-)....continue...
Song of the Night: Szymanowski: Violin Concerto no 1; Symphony no 3 / Christian Tetzlaff, violin - Boulez
1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2012-01-24Works: Karol Szymanowski: Concerto for Violin no 1, Op. 35, M37; Symphony no 3, Op. 27 "Song of the Night"
Performers: Davislim, Steve; Tetzlaff, Christian [Violin]
Conductors: Boulez, Pierre
Ensemble: ; Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Pierre Boulez honors singular Polish composer Karol Szymanowski by recording - live - the Violin Concerto no. 1 and the Symphony no. 3 "Song of...continue...
Recording information: Groáer Musikvereinssaal, Vienna....continue...
1 CD / BR Klassik / 2011-06-28Works: Witold Lutoslawski: Concerto for Orchestra; Karol Szymanowski: Symphony no 3, Op. 27 "Song of the Night"; Alexander Tchaikovsky: Symphony no 4, for orchestra, choir & solo viola, Op. 78
Performers: Bartminski, Rafal; Guez, Nimrod; Rohn, Andreas
Conductors: Jansons, Mariss
Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Three works that are very close to his heart were brought together by Mariss Jansons for this new CD release. Karol Szymanowski's Third Symphony depicts...continue...
Recording information: Philharmonie im Gasteig, München....continue...
1 DVD Video / ICA Classics / 2011-02-22Works: Karol Szymanowski: Symphony no 3, Op. 27 "Song of the Night"; Symphony no 4, Op. 60 "Symphonie concertante"
Performers: Bartminski, Rafal; Broja, Jan Krzysztof
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
Ensemble: Warsaw Philharmonic Chorus; Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
This recording, filmed live from the Warsaw Philharmonic Hall, benefits from DTS 5.1 surround sound. Superbly filmed for Polish Television, these two performances embody the...continue...
Run Time: 55 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9
Sound Format(s): LPCM Stereo, DTS 5.1 Surround
EMI 20th Century Classics - Szymanowski: Violin Concerti, Symphony no 3, etc / Maksymiuk, Wit, Semkow, et al
2 CD / Warner Classics / 2008-07-22Works: Karol Szymanowski: Concerto for Violin no 1, Op. 35, M37; Concerto for Violin no 2, Op. 61; Symphony no 4, Op. 60 "Symphonie concertante"; Symphony no 3, Op. 27 "Song of the Night"; Litany to the Vir...
Performers: Gadulanka, Jadwiga; Hiolski, Andrzej; Kulka, Konstanty; Ochman, Wieslaw; Paleczny, Piotr; Rappe, Jadwiga
Conductors: Maksymiuk, Jerzy; Semkow, Jerzy; Wit, Antoni
Ensemble: ; Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra Katowice; Polish Radio/TV Chorus, Cracow
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-03-25Works: Karol Szymanowski: Symphony no 2 in B flat major, Op. 19, M24; Symphony no 3, Op. 27 "Song of the Night"
Performers: Marczyk, Ewa; Minkiewicz, Ryszard
Conductors: Wit, Antoni
Ensemble: Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
Composed in 1910, at a time when Szymanowski was influenced by Richard Strauss, Reger and Scriabin, the unusually structured 'Symphony No. 2' is a work...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 1997-03-14Works: Karol Szymanowski: Symphony no 3, Op. 27 "Song of the Night"; Symphony no 4, Op. 60 "Symphonie concertante"; Concert Overture, for orchestra in E major, Op. 12, M12
Performers: Ochman, Wieslaw; Zmudzinski, Tadeusz
Conductors: Stryja, Karol
Ensemble: Polish National Philharmonic Chorus Katowice; Polish National Philharmonic Orchestra Katowice