1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2012-12-11Works: Arnold Schoenberg: Pierrot Lunaire, Op. 21; Herzgewächse, song for soprano, celesta, harp & harmonium, Op. 20; Ode to Napoleon, Op. 41
Performers: Cambreling, Frederique; Nagano, Hideki; Schafer, Christine; Vassilakis, Dimitri
Conductors: Boulez, Pierre
Ensemble: Members of the Ensemble InterContemporain
The 20th century inspired music that was provocative and challenging - music that in many ways we are still corning to terms with. The ideas...continue...
1 CD / NMC Classics / 2012-01-31Works: Jonathan Harvey: Bird Concerto with Pianosong, for piano & orchestra; Ricercare una Melodia, version for trumpet or oboe & tape-delay system; Other Presences, for trumpet & electronics; Ricercare una...
Performers: Archibald, Paul; Gill, Tim [Cello]; Hulse, Gareth; Nagano, Hideki
Conductors: Atherton, David
Ensemble: London Sinfonietta
Bird Concerto - Harvey's hommage to Messiaen - is a celebration of the kind of technical advances in electroacoustics which the creator of Oiseaux exotiques...continue...
1 CD / Accord Import / 2007-10-30Works: Yan Maresz: Metallics, for trumpet & real-time electronics; Éclipse, for clarinet & 14 instruments; Entrelacs, for 6 instruments; Sul segno, for 4 instruments & real-time electronics; Metal Exte...
Performers: Billard, Alain; Cambreling, Frederique; Cerutti, Michel; Cure, Antoine; Gaudon, Jean-Jacques; Marquez, Pablo; Nagano, Hideki; Ophele, Emmanuelle; Stochl, Frederic; Strauch, Pierre; Trouttet, Andre
Conductors: ; Nott, Jonathan
Ensemble: Ensemble InterContemporain; Technique Ircam
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2006-09-26Works: Bechara El Khoury: New York, Tears and Hope, for orchestra, Op. 65; Les Fleuves engloutis ("The Rivers Engulfed"), for orchestra, Op. 64; Violin Sextet, Op. 58; Waves, for piano, Op. 60; Fragments ou...
Performers: Nagano, Hideki; Vassilakis, Dimitri
Conductors: Brabbins, Martyn; Harding, Daniel
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
"Franco-Lebanese composer Bechara El- Khoury is better known in Europe than in America. Maybe this sensational recording will change that. The two opening works are...continue...
1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 1998-10-20Works: Arnold Schoenberg: Pierrot Lunaire, Op. 21; Herzgewächse, song for soprano, celesta, harp & harmonium, Op. 20; Ode to Napoleon, Op. 41
Performers: Boffard, Florent; Cambreling, Frederique; Cherrier, Sophie; Conquer, Jeannne Marie; Damiens, Alain; Desjardins, Christophe; Kang, Hae Sun; Nagano, Hideki; Pittman-Jennings, David; Queyras, Jean-Guihe...
Conductors: Boulez, Pierre
Ensemble: Ensemble InterContemporain
"...The three performances are in fact all very well played, but they seem to have become progressively more free and expansive, with a finer sense...continue...