New Arrivals · CDs—Classical Music

August 19, 2016
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Tavener conducts Tavener.

August 18, 2016
℗2015.
1 audio disc (74 min.) ; 4 3/4 in.
Capella Nova ; Canty (Two hadiths) ; Alan Tavener, conductor.
Title from disc label.
All works by John Tavener except: O isplendor, which is by Ivan Moody.
Paradise choir : from Resurrection (6:05) -- Sunrise in your heart (3:08) -- A new commandment (3:25) -- A Buddhist miniature (2:21) -- Ikon of the Nativity (6:17) -- O isplendor (11:25) -- The founder's prayer (1:37) -- The lamb (3:14) -- Take him, earth, for cherishing (3:43) -- Two hadiths (9:09) -- Nunc dimittis : second setting (3:18) -- A cradle song (4:16) -- They are all gone into the world of light (3:08) -- O, do not move (2:07) -- O that we were there! (5:15) -- Paradise choir : from Resurrection (5:54)

Missa solemnis

August 16, 2016
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827.
[Gütersloh, Germany] : Sony Classical, [2016]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Laura Aikin, soprano ; Bernarda Fink, alto ; Johannes Chum, tenor ; Ruben Drole, bass ; Arnold Schoenberg Chor ; Erwin Ortner, chorus master ; Concentus Musicus Wien ; Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor.
Title from container.
Compact disc.

The piano trios

July 29, 2016
Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897, composer.
℗2015 ©2015
2 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Christian Tetzlaff, violin ; Tanja Tetzlaff, cello ; Lars Vogt, piano.
Title from disc label.
Program notes in German with English translation (21 pages : illustrations, portraits) inserted in container.
disc 2. Piano trio no. 1 in B major, op. 8 : revised 1889 version (34:24).
Award-winning violinist Christian Tetzlaff and pianist Lars Vogt are joined with Tanja Tetzlaff on this exciting new recording of the Johannes Brahms.

Symphonies 4 & 5

July 27, 2016
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827, composer.
℗2016
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Concentus Musicus Vienna (period instruments) ; Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor.
Title from disc label.
Compact disc.
Symphony no. 4 in B-flat major, op. 60 -- Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67.

My cup runneth over : the complete piano works of R. Nathaniel Dett ; Clipper Erickson, piano.

July 27, 2016
Dett, R. Nathaniel, 1882-1943, composer.
©2015.
2 audio discs (1:16:09, 1:12:10) ; 4 3/4 in.
Clipper Erickson, piano.
Title from disc label.
Biographical notes on composer and pianist (portraits) on container ; Booklet with program notes by the composer and pianist ([12] pages : illustrations, portrait) in container.
Disc 1. Magnolia (19:47) ; In the bottoms (15:33) ; Enchantment (18:50) ; Nepenthe and the muse (4:19) ; Cinnamon grove (17:40) -- Disc 2. Tropic winter (37:45) ; Eight Bible vignettes (21:47) ; After the cakewalk (3:29) ; Cave of the Winds (3:01) ; Inspiration waltzes (6:08).

Early recordings : Mozart, Beethoven, Prokofiev, Ravel

July 27, 2016
Argerich, Martha, 1941- instrumentalist.
℗1960, ℗1967
2 audio discs (36:00, 54:50) : CD audio, digital 4 3/4 in.
Martha Argerich, piano.
Title from container.
Compact discs.
disc 1. Sonata no. 18 in D major, K 576 / Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart -- Sonata no. 7 in D major, op. 10 no 3 / Ludwig van Beethoven -- disc 2. Toccata, op. 11 / Serge Prokofiev -- Gaspard de la nuit / Maurice Ravel -- Sonata no. 3 in A minor,op. 28 / Serge Prokofiev -- Sonatine / Maurice Ravel -- Sonata no. 7 in B flat major, op. 83 / Serge Prokofiev.

Symphony no. 1 [sound recording] : in A-flat major, op. 55

July 27, 2016
Elgar, Edward, 1857-1934.
[S.l.] : Decca, [2016]
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Staatskapelle Berlin ; Daniel Barenboim, conductor.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.

Third Coast Percussion : Steve Reich

July 20, 2016
Reich, Steve, 1936- composer.
℗2016
1 audio disc (62 min., 28 sec.) ; 4 3/4 in.
Third Coast Percussion (Sean Connors, Robert Dillon, Peter Martin, David Skidmore) ; with David Friend, Oliver Hagen, pianos (2nd work) ; Matthew Duvall, percussion (4th work).
Title from disc label.
Booklet with program notes in English (10 unnumbered pages) inserted in container.
Mallet quartet (14:58) -- Sextet (28:23) -- Nagoya marimbas (4:48) -- Music for pieces of wood (14:20).
The ensemble's Cedille label debut, and is an 80th birthday acknowledgement to American composer Steve Reich, the founding father of musical minimalism. This album features four of Reich's most notable percussion works.

Aida [sound recording]

July 14, 2016
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.
[S.l.] : Decca Classics, [2016]
2 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Kristin Lewis, soprano ; Andrea Bocelli, tenor ; Orchestra e coro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino ; Zubin Mehta, conductor.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.

Symphony no. 2, 'Little Russian ; Symphony no. 3, 'Polish'

July 12, 2016
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893, composer.
©℗2015
1 audio disc (70:05) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Eugene Goossens, conductor ; National Symphony Orchestra, Hans Kindler, conductor.
Program notes in English, included in container insert.
"American Premiere Recordings"--Cover.
Symphony no. 2 in C minor, op. 17, 'Little Russian' / Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Eugene Goossens -- Symphony no. 3 in D, op. 29, 'Polish' / National Symphony Orchestra, Hans Kindler.

Cello concerto no. 2 : Naqoyqatsi

July 11, 2016
Glass, Philip, composer.
℗2013
1 audio disc (39:41) : digital, CD audio, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Matt Haimovitz, cello ; Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra ; Dennis Russell Davies, conductor.
Title from disc label.
Booklet with program notes in English ([10] p.) inserted in container.
Naqoyqatsi (4:56) -- Massman (6:56) -- New world (3:48) -- Intensive time (5:36) -- Old world (3:38) -- Point blank (7:14) -- Vivid unknown (7:33).

African heritage symphonic series. Vol. I [sound recording].

June 30, 2016
Chicago Sinfonietta.|4prf
Chicago, Ill. : Cedille Records, ℗2000.
1 audio disc (52 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Chicago Sinfonietta ; Paul Freeman, conductor.
Program notes inserted in container.
Compact disc.
African suite. Danse nègre (6:14) ; Petite suite de concert (13:36) / Samuel Coleridge-Taylor -- African suite : selections. Joyful day ; Nostalgia ; Akinla / Fela Sowande (10:02) -- Symphony no. 1 : Afro-American / William Grant Still (21:10).

Narrante

June 10, 2016
Naqsh Duo (Musical group), performer.
℗ © 2016
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Golfam Khayam, guitar ; Mona Matbou Riahi, clarinet.
Title from disc.
Testamento (5:22) -- Arioso (4:01) -- Lacrimae (8:39) -- Battaglia (9:41) -- Parlando (5:40) -- Sospiro (5:16) -- Narrante (5:38) -- Silenzio (5:54) -- Lamento-Furioso (5:43).

Alba

June 9, 2016
Stockhausen, Markus, performer.
℗ © 2016
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Markus Stockhausen, flugelhorn, trumpet ; Florian Weber, piano.
Title from disc.
What can I do for you? (4:52) -- Mondtraum (5:10) -- Surfboard (2:31) -- Ishta (4:43) -- Emergenzen (5:45) -- Barycenter (1:00) -- Emilio (5:40) -- Possibility I (1:50) -- Befreiung (4:54) -- Resonances (2:08) -- Die weise Zauberin (5:07) -- Synergy melody (5:07) -- Better world (5:15) -- Zephir (6:25) -- Today (1:17).

Tower music [sound recording] = Musique de la Tour

May 25, 2016
Bertolozzi, Joseph, 1959-
[S.l.] : Innova, p2016.
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by the composer.
Title from container.
"The nine compositions on Tower music use only sounds of the Eiffel Tower, without the aid of instruments or other effects."
A thousand feet of sound (5:11) -- The harp that pierced the sky (3:11) -- Continuum (3:19) -- Prelude (:49) -- Ironworks (4:05) -- The elephant on the Tower (3:29) -- Glass floor rhythms (2:45) -- Evening harmonies (4:31) -- Tower music (10:53) -- bonus track: Audio tour of Eiffel Tower (11:25).

Chamber music [sound recording]

May 25, 2016
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918.
Omegna, Italy : Arcana Records, 2016.
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
The music of Debussy is performed by the Kuijken Ensemble.
First string quartet, opus 10 [lesure 85], (1893) -- Syrinx for solo flute [lesure 129], (1913) -- Sonata for cello and piano [lesure 135], (1915) -- Sonata for flute, viola and harp [lesure137], (1915) -- Sonata for violin and piano [lesure 140], (1916-1917).

The last concert

May 11, 2016
Abbado, Claudio, conductor.
℗&©2016
2 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (56 pages : illustrations (some color) ;16 x 25 cm).
Deborah York, soprano ; Stella Doufexis, Damen Des Chors, Des Bayerischen Rundfunks, mezzo-soprano ; Konstania Gourzi, chorus master ; Berlin Philharmoniker ; Claudio Abbado, conductor.
Title and statement of responsibility from cover.
Booklet contains "Unequal brothers: Felix Mendelssohn and Hector Berlioz" by Tobias Miller ; translated by Innes Wilson -- "The Democrat: Claudio Abbado and the Berliner Philharmoniker" by Julia Spinola; translated by Innes Wilson -- "Biographical notes" by Oreste Bossini.
CD 1. Ein sommernachtstraum / Felix Mendelssohn (40:11) -- CD 2. Symphonie fantastique op. 14 / Hector Berlioz (55:46)
Recording of the Berliner Philharmoniker's final concert together with their former chief conductor Claudio Abbado in May 2013.

Navigation without numbers

May 6, 2016
Hurd, George, composer performer.
St. Paul : Innova Recordings, [2016]
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
George Hurd ; with the Hurd Ensemble.
The Hurd Ensemble performs music by the contemporary composer of electronic and chamber works.
Four went down (6:03) -- Pauca (4:06) -- The great magnet (0:32) -- Navigation without numbers (4:53) -- Fulcrum (3:08) -- Flux (3:10) -- Locked in place (4:22) -- Tethering blind (4:04) -- Tower of Babel (1:04) -- Hummingbird (5:27) -- All falling apaer (2:12).

Sing me home

April 20, 2016
Ma, Yo-Yo, 1955-
[Place of publication not identified] : Masterworks, [2016]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Yo-Yo Ma, cello ; Silk Road Ensemble ; with featured performers.
Title from container.
Compact disc.
Green (Vincent's tune) (featuring Roomful of Teeth) (4:21) -- O'Neill's Cavalry march (featuring Martin Hayes) (2:43) -- Little birdie (featuring Sarah Jarosz) (2:49) -- Ichichila (featuring Toumani Diabate and Balla Kouyate) (6:31) -- Sadila jana (featuring Black Sea Hotel) (3:26) -- Shingashi song (featuring Kaoru Watanabe) (5:06) -- Madhoushi (featuring Shujaat Khan) (9:36) -- Wedding (featuring Dima Orsho) (6:08) -- Going home (featuring Abigail Washburn) (5:32) -- Cabaliño (featuring Anxo Pintos, Davide Salvado and Roberto Comesaña) (7:42) -- St. James Infirmary blues (featuring Rhiannon Giddens, Michael Ward-Bergemen and Reylon Yount) (7:23) -- If you shall return (featuring Bill Frisell) (6:50) -- Heart and soul (featuring Lisa Fischer and Gregory Porter) (3:55).

The clearing

March 11, 2016
Grimes, Rachel, composer, performer.
[Brooklyn, NY] : Temporary Residence Ltd., [2015]
1 audio disc (42:54) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Rachel Grimes.
Title from container.
Compact disc.
The air (1:36) -- The clearing (8:03) -- The air of place (1:04) -- The herald (4:36) -- The air in time (1:26) -- In the vapor with the air underneath (4:46) -- Transverse plane vertical (2:52) -- Transverse plane horizontal (3:15) -- The air, her heart (2:00) -- Further foundation (6:15) -- The air at night (7:01).

Lyric suite

March 1, 2016
℗2015
1 audio disc (56:28) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Renée Fleming, soprano ; Emerson String Quartet.
Title from disc label.
Program notes by Douglas Jarman in English with French and German translations, and song texts with English and French translations (22 pages : illustrated) inserted in container.
Lyric suite (28:04) ; Alternative version of movement VI, Largo desolato, with soprano (5:58) / Alban Berg -- Sonette der Elisabeth Barrett Browning, op. 52 / Egon Wellesz (19:34) -- Komm, süsser Tod / Eric Zeisl (2:52).

Das Paradies und die Peri

February 24, 2016
Schumann, Robert, 1810-1856, composer.
℗2015
2 audio discs : digital, SACD ; 4 3/4 in + 1 booklet (46 pages : color illustrations ; 13 x 15 cm).
Sally Matthews, Kate Royal, sopranos ; Bernarda Fink, alto ; Mark Padmore, Andrew Staples, tenors ; Florian Boesch, bass ; London Symphony Chorus ; London Symphony Orchestra ; Simon Rattle, conductor.
Title from disc label.
Libretto based on the Thomas Moore poem, Lalla Rookh.
Disc 1. Das Paradies und die Peri. Part 1 ; Part 2 -- disc 2. Das Paradies und die Peri. Part 3.

String quartets

February 24, 2016
Czerny, Carl, 1791-1857, composer.
℗2015
2 audio discs (1:39:32) : digital, CD audio, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Sheridan Ensemble (Yuki Kasai, Matan Dagan, violins ; Florian Donderer, viola ; Anna Carewe, cello).
Title from container.
Program notes in English and German in container.
A minor (26:46) -- D minor (30:54) -- D major (24:51) -- E minor (27:01)

Bach adagio.

February 24, 2016
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750, composer.
[London, England] : Decca, [2015]
2 audio discs : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Various performers.
Title from container.
Compact discs.
disc 2. Sleepers, awake! (2:26) -- Goldberg variations. Aria (3:48) -- Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147. Jesu, joy of man's desiring / arranged by Guillermo Figueroa (3:23) -- Concerto for oboe (from BWV 105, 170 & 49). Andante -- Partita no. 1 in B flat, BWV 825. Sarabande (4:35) -- Brandenburg concerto no. 4 in G, BWV 1049. Andante (3:42) -- Three-part inventions, BWV 787-801. No. 5 in E flat major, BWV 791 (1:30) -- Piano concerto no. 2 in E, BWV 1053. Siciliano (4:32) -- Sonata for viola da gamba and harpsichord no. 2 in D, BWv 1028. Adagio (1:53) -- Partita no. 4 in D, BWV 828. Allemande (4:44) -- Violin concerto no. 1 in A minor, BWV 1041. Andante (6:19) -- Jesus nahm zu sich die Zwölfe, BWV 22. Sanctify us (3:17) -- Partita for violin solo no. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002. Sarabande/Double (5:51) -- Nach dir, Herr, verlanget mich. Sinfonia (2:29) -- 15 two-part inventions, BWV 772-786. No. 2 in C minor, BWV 773 (1:50) ; No. 4 in D minor, BWv 775 (1:00) ; No. 7 in E minor, BWV 778 (1:42) ; No. 11 in G minor, BWV 782 (1:45) -- Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd, BWV 208. Schafe können sicher weiden (4:27).

Music for food lovers : gourmet classics.

February 22, 2016
℗ & © 2012
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra (Erich Kunzel, conductor) ; Rome Lyric Opera Orchestra (Alberico Vitalini, conductor, Manlio Rocchi, tenor) ; Southwest German Chamber Orchestra (Paul Angerer, conductor, Konrad Ragossnig, guitar) ; South German Philharmonic Orchestra (Henry Adolph, conductor, Hans Gösser, flute) ; Peter Schmalfuss, piano ; Irina Kircher, guitar ; Würzburg Camerata Academica (Hanns Reinart, conductor) ; Venezuela Orquesta Sinfonica (E.A. Marturet Machado, conductor, Irina Kircher, guitar) ; Karl-Heinz Bottner, guitar ; Günter Kehr, violin ; Hans Kalafusz, violin ; Günter Lemmen, viola ; Siegfried Palm, cello ; Vienna Promenade Orchestra (Alexander von Pitamic, conductor).
Title from disc.
"The gift of music"
Espana / Alexis Emmanuel Chabrier -- L'Elisir d' Amore: Act 1, Quanto è bella, quanto è cara / Gaetano Donizetti -- Guitar concerto in D minor: iii Un poco Allegro / Johann Friedrich Fasch -- Flute concerto No 5 in F major, RV 434 / Antonio Vivaldi -- i Allegro -- ii Largo e cantabile -- iii Presto -- Waltz, Op 64 No 2 in C# minor / Frédéric Chopin -- Cantos de Espana, Op 232, iv Cordoba / Issac Albéniz -- Tafelmusik, Suite no 2 in D major / Georg Philipp Telemann -- v Air (Allegro) -- vi Conclusion -- Concierto de Aranjuez for guitar and orchestra, i Allegro con spirito / Joaquín Rodrigo -- Quintet no 7 in E minor for guitar and strings G451 / Luigi Boccherini -- ii Adagio -- iii Minuetto -- Freut Euch des Lebens Waltz Op 340 / Johann Straus (Son).

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