New Arrivals · CDs—Classical Music

January 27, 2016
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Filament

January 26, 2016
Eighth Blackbird (Musical group), instrumentalist.
℗2015
1 audio disc : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Eighth Blackbird (Tim Munro, flutes ; Yvonne Lam, violin ; Matthew Duvall, percussion ; Michael J. Maccaferri, clarinets ; Nicholas Photinos, cello ; Lisa Kaplan, piano) ; in the 4th work: Bryce Dessner, guitar ; Nico Muhly, organ.
Title from disc label.
Booklet with liner notes by Tim Munro in English (16 unnumbered pages : illustrations) inserted in container.
Murder ballades / Bryce Dessner (18:48) -- Doublespeak / Nico Muhly (9:03) -- To love / Son Lux (2:02) -- Two pages / Philip Glass (16:16) -- This is my line / Son Lux (3:01).

3 concertos

January 25, 2016
Chin, Unsuk, 1961- composer.
℗2014
1 audio disc (73 min.) ; 4 3/4 in.
Sunwook Kim, piano (1st work) ; Alban Gerhardt, cello (2nd work) ; Wu Wei, sheng (3rd work) ; Myung-Whun Chung, conductor ; Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra.
Title from container
Compact disc.
Piano concerto (1996/1997) (22:42) -- Cello concerto (2008/2009, rev. 2013) (28:07) -- Šu : for sheng and orchestra (2009) (21:19).

From Sleep

January 5, 2016
Richter, Max, composer, performer.
℗2015
1 audio disc (59 min., 58 sec.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Max Richter, piano, organ, synthesizers, electronics ; American Contemporary Music Ensemble (Ben Russell, Yuki Numata Resnick, violins ; Caleb Burhans, viola ; Clarice Jensen, Brian Snow, cellos ; Grace Davidson, soprano).
Title from disc label.
Program notes by the composer, Tim Cooper, and David Eagleman (15 pages : illustrations) inserted in container.
Dream 3 (in the midst of my life) (10:04) -- Path 5 (delta) (11:14) -- Space 11 (invisible pages over) (5:16) -- Dream 13 (minus even) (8:53) -- Space 21 (petrichor) (4:48) -- Path 19 (yet frailest) (7:51) -- Dream 8 (late and soon) (11:53).

Piano concertos

December 22, 2015
Moog, Joseph, 1987- instrumentalist.
℗2015
1 audio disc (65:37) : CD audio, digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Joseph Moog, piano ; Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern ; Nicholas Milton, conductor.
Title from container.
Compact disc.
Piano concerto in E op. 59 / Moritz Moszkowski (36:00) -- Piano concerto in A minor op. 16 / Edvard Grieg (30:00).

Violin concertos

December 22, 2015
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750, composer.
London, England : Hyperion, [2015]
1 audio disc (69 min., 2 sec.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Alina Ibragimova, violin ; Arcangelo ; Jonathan Cohen, conductor.
Title from container.
Compact disc.
Violin concerto in A minor, BWV 1041 (12:19) -- Violin concerto in E major, BWV 1042 (14:56) -- Violin concerto in A major, BWV 1055 : reconstructed version of Keyboard concerto no. 4 in A major, BWV 1055 (13:13) -- Violin concerto in G minor, BWV 1056 : reconstructed version of Keyboard concerto no. 5 in F minor, BWV 1056 (9:03) -- Violin concerto in D minor, BWV 1052 : reconstructed version of Keyboard concerto no. 1 in D minor, BWV 1052 (19:29).

Schumann and Hiller : piano quintets.

December 21, 2015
℗2015
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Tobias Koch, pianoforte ; Ingeborg Scheerer, violin ; Milena Schuster, violin ; Andreas Gerhardus, viola ; Andreas Müller, cello.
Title from disc label.
R. Schumann. Piano quintet In E flat major, Op. 44 -- Hiller. Piano quintet In G major, Op. 156.

Morgen! : Johannes Brahms, Robert Schumann, Max Reger, Ricard Strauss

December 18, 2015
Schuster, Michaela, singer.
©2015, ℗2012
1 audio disc (70:51) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Michaela Schuster, mezzo-soprano ; Markus Schlemmer, pinao.
Title from disc label.
Compact disc.
Da unten im tale (1:48) ; Alte Liebe (3:35) ; Ständchen (1:40) ; Verzagen (2:27) ; Nicht mehr zu dir zu gehen (3:35) ; Die Mainacht (3:47) ; Wiegenlied (1:50) / Brahms -- Widmung (2:28) ; Aus den östlichen Rosen (1:56) ; Schneeglöckchen (1:35) ; Volksliedchen (1:07) ; Aufträge (2:10) ; Der schwere Abend (3:17) ; Requiem (4:13) / Schumann -- Waldeinsamkeit (1:30) ; Es schläft ein stiller Garten (3:02) ; Totensprache (2:34) ; Schlummerlied (2:18) ; Der bescheidene Schäfer (1:49) / Max Reger -- Die Georgine (4:06) ; Einerlei (2:49) ; Die Verschwiegenen (1:02) ; Ruhe, meine Seele (4:05) ; Die Zeitlose (1:50) ; Befreit (5:23) ; Morgen! (4:31) / Strauss.

Piano sonatas

December 18, 2015
Scarlatti, Domenico, 1685-1757, composer.
℗2015
2 audio discs (130:45) ; 4 3/4 in.
Claire Huangci, piano.
Title from disc label.
Program notes by Claire Huangci in English with German translation and by Ulf Brenken in German with English translation, and performer biographical notes in German with English translation (35 pages : color portraits) inserted in container.
Suite G-Dur = in G major. Sonate, K. 13 G-Dur (4:07) ; Sonate, K. 124 G-Dur (2:31) ; Sonate, K. 125 G-Dur (2:02) ; Sonate, K. 144 G-Dur (4:46) ; Sonate, K. 454 G-Dur (2:18) ; Sonate, K. 470 G-Dur (2:53) ; Sonate, K. 284 G-Dur (1:52) -- Suite g-Moll = in G minor. Sonate, K. 450 g-Moll (3:21) ; Sonate, K. 4 g-Moll (3:25) ; Sonate, K. 76 g-Moll (2:03) ; Sonate, K. 8 g-Moll (4:17) ; Sonate, K. 35 g-Moll (2:22) ; Sonate, K. 31 g-Moll (1:59) ; Sonate, K. 108 g-Moll (2:26) ; Sonate, K. 476 g-Moll (3:09) -- Suite D-Dur = in D major. Sonate, K. 435 D-Dur (3:10) ; Sonate, K. 140 D-Dur (3:58) ; Sonate, K. 32 d-Moll (2:31) ; Sonate, K. 491 D-Dur (2:33) ; Sonate, K. 490 D-Dur (5:46) ; Sonate, K. 397 D-Dur (2:35) ; Sonate, K. 278 D-Dur (2:25) -- Sonate E-Dur = in E major. Sonate, K. 206 E-Dur (4:57) ; Sonate, K. 322 A-Dur (2:57) ; Sonate, K. 135 E-Dur (3:58) -- Sonate F-Dur = in F major. Sonate, K. 518 F-Dur (4:42) ; Sonate, K. 213 d-Moll (3:44) ; Sonate, K. 6 F-Dur (2:24) -- Sonate a-Moll = in A minor. Sonate, K. 175 a-Moll (3:41) ; Sonate, K. 296 F-Dur (5:10) ; Sonate, K. 61 a-Moll (2:44) -- Sonate D-Dur = in D major. Sonate, K. 443 D-Dur (4:46) ; Sonate, K. 208 A-Dur (3:44) ; Sonate, K. 29 D-Dur (4:49) -- Sonate G-Dur = in G major. Sonate, K. 260 G-Dur (5:41) ; Sonate, K. deest g-Moll (2:46) ; Sonate, K. 146 G-Dur (3:05) ; Sonate, K. 427 G-Dur (2:13) -- Sonate K. 513 C-Dur = in C major (2:49).

Piano concertos

December 16, 2015
Kholodenko, Vadym, 1986- instrumentalist.
℗2015, ©2015
1 audio disc (54:22) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Vadym Kholodenko, piano ; the Norwegian Radio Orchestra ; Miguel Harth-Bedoya, conductor.
Title from disc label.
Compact disc.
Piano concerto in A minor, op. 16 / Edvard Grieg (30:21) -- Piano concerto no. 2 in G minor, op. 22 / Camille Saint-Saëns (23:50).

Return to Chicago

December 8, 2015
Horowitz, Vladimir, 1903-1989, instrumentalist, interviewee.
℗2015
2 audio discs : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Vladimir Horowitz, piano.
Title from container.
Compact discs.
Disc 2. Arabeske in C major, op. 18 / Robert Schumann (7:07) -- Sonetto 104 del Petrarca (5:52) ; Soirée de Vienne no. 6 (6:51) / Franz Liszt -- Mazurka in C-sharp minor, op. 63, no. 3 (1:58) ; Mazurka in F minor, op. 7, no. 3 (2:32) ; Scherzo no. 1 in B minor, op. 20 (8:19) / Frédéric Chopin -- Träumerei, op. 15, no. 7 / Schumann (2:25) -- Étincelles op. 36, no. 6 / Moszowski (2:58) -- Radio interview 1 (October 25 1986) (8:31) -- Radio interview 2 (October 30, 1974).

Rachmaninov variations.

December 7, 2015
Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943.
℗2015
1 audio disc (79:36) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Daniil Trifonov, piano ; Philadelphia Orchestra ; Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor (1st work).
Title from disc label.
Editions recorded: Muzyka Moscow/Boosey & Hawkes, Bote & Bock, Berlin (1st work); Editions Gutheil, Moscow (2nd work); manuscript (3rd work).
Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini : op. 43, for piano and orchestra (24:56) ; Variations on a theme of Chopin : op. 22, for solo piano (24:59) / Sergei Rachmaninov -- Rachmaniana : suite for piano solo / Daniil Trifonov (11:34) -- Variations on a theme of Corelli : op. 42, for piano solo / Sergei Rachmaninov (18:17).

Four hands [sound recording]

December 3, 2015
Fleisher, Leon.
New York, N.Y. : Sony Classical, p2015.
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Leon Fleisher, Katherine Jacobson, piano.
Notes by Ray Sprenkle and lyrics for Brahms' Liebeslieder-Walzer (14 p. : ill.) in German and English inserted in container.
Compact disc.
Liebeslieder-walzer : for piano 4 hands, op. 52a / Johannes Brahms -- Fantasia in F minor for piano 4 hands, D 940 / Franz Schubert -- La valse / Maurice Ravel ; arranged for piano 4 hands by Lucien Garban -- Graceful ghost rag / William Bolcom ; arranged for piano 4 hands by William Grossman.

Yuja Wang : Ravel.

December 3, 2015
Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937, composer.
℗2015
1 audio disc : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Yuja Wang, piano ; Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich ; Lionel Bringuier, conductor.
Title from disc label.
Producers: Christ Hazell (Ravel), Sid McLauchlan (Fauré).
Piano concerto in G major / Maurice Ravel (20:36) -- Ballade in F sharp, op. 19, for piano solo / Gabriel Fauré (12:03) -- Piano concerto for the left hand in D major / Maurice Ravel (17:28).

Goldberg variations

December 2, 2015
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750, composer.
℗2015
1 audio disc (75 min., 13 sec.) ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 video disc (DVD, standard, color ; 4 3/4 in.)
Alexandre Tharaud, piano.
Title from disc label.
Bonus DVD "Alexandre Tharaud plays the Goldberg variations" directed by Stéphan Aubé included.

Pablo Neruda : the poet sings

November 23, 2015
Conspirare (Musical group), performer.
℗2015
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Title from disc label.
Lyrics in Spanish and English translation provided on container insert.
Cary Ratcliff. Ode to common things. Oda a las cosas ; Oda a la cama ; Oda a la guitarra ; Oda a las tijeras ; Oda al pan -- Shawn Kirchner. Tu sangre en la mía (soneto 53) ; Tu voz (soneto 52) -- Donald Grantham. La canción desesperada.

Perfect landing

November 19, 2015
Canadian Brass, instrumentalist.
[Place of publication not identified] : Opening Day Entertainment Group, [2015]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Canadian Brass (Caleb Hudson, Christopher Coletti, trumpets ; Bernhard Scully, horn ; Achilles Liarmakopoulos, trombone ; Charles Daellenbach, tuba).
Title from disc.
Compact disc.
Perfect landing (based on Brandenburg concerto no. 5) -- Brandenburg concerto no. 2, movement 3 -- Spring Quartet k. 387 -- Dixie Bach -- Vals peruano -- White rose -- Muy linda -- Cool Bach -- Granada -- Shalom aleichem -- Bebop Bach -- El relicario -- Recuerdos de la Alhambra -- Passacaglia and fugue in C minor.

Symphony no. 9 : New World

November 19, 2015
Dvořák, Antonín, 1841-1904, composer.
℗2015
1 audio disc (1:07:45) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Seattle Symphony ; Ludovic Morlot, conductor.
Title from disc label.
Program notes in English inserted in container.
Antonín Dvořák. Symphony No. 9 in E minor, op. 95, "From the new world." Adagio-Allegro molto ; Largo ; Scherzo: molto vivace ; Allegro con fuoco -- Edgard Varèse. Amériques.

Voice of peace

November 17, 2015
Alessandro, Friar, 1978- singer.
[Place of publication not identified] : Decca, [2015]
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Friar Alessandro Brustenghi, tenor ; with accompaninent.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.
Amazing grace / John Newton -- Resta con noi, Signore, la sera / Domenico Machetta -- Agnus Dei / Georges Bizet -- Con te, Gesù / Jean Sibelius -- Ave Maria / Giulio Caccini -- Pietà, Signore / Alessandro Stradella -- Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147. Jesus bleibet meine Freude / Johann Sebastian Bach -- Ave Maria : for baritone and organ in E major / Camille Saint-Saëns -- Adagio / Tomaso Albinoni -- Santo Francesco -- Ave Maria / Charles Gounod -- Here I am, Lord / Daniel L. Schutte.

Cantate Domino.

November 12, 2015
℗2015
1 audio disc (59:03) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Sistine Chapel Choir ; Monsignor Massimo Palombella, conductor.
Title from disc label.
Program notes by Massimo Palombella in Italian with English, French and German translations, and vocal texts with English translations (27 pages : color illustrations) inserted in container.
Rorate caeli desuper : Gregorian chant (2:18) -- Ad te levavi / Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (2:56) -- Magnificat VIII toni / Orlando di Lasso (3:47) -- Lumen ad revelationem gentium (Nunc dimittis) : Gregorian chant (6:16) ; Super flumina Babilonis (3:07) ; Improperium exspectavit cor meum (3:23) / Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina -- Miserere (Sistine Codex of 1661) / Gregorio Allegri (10:12) -- Christus factus est pro nobis : Gregorian chant (2:35) -- Christus factus est pro nobis / Felice Anerio (2:42) -- Popule meus (Improperia) / Tomas Luis de Victoria (3:37) -- Adoramus te, Christe (2:16) ; Sicut cervus (2:43) ; Angelus Domini (2:23) / Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina -- Iubilate Deo / Orlando di Lasso (1:33) -- Constitues eos principes (2:40) ; Tu es Petrus (6:32) / Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina.

The Vienna album.

November 10, 2015
Lang, Lang, 1982- instrumentalist.
[Place of publication not identified] : Deutsche Grammophon, [2015]
2 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Lang Lang, piano ; Orchestre de Paris ; Christoph Eschenbach, conductor.
Title from web page.
Compact discs.
disc 2. Piano concerto no. 1 in C major, op. 15 ; Piano concerto no. 4 in G major, op. 58 / Ludwig van Beethoven.

Glagolitic Mass : September 1927 version ; The eternal Gospel

November 9, 2015
Janáček, Leoš, 1854-1928, composer.
℗2014
1 audio disc (58 min., 20 sec.) ; 4 3/4 in.
Andrea Danková (1st work), Alžběta Poláčková (2nd work), sopranos ; Jana Sýkorová, contralto (1st work) ; Tomáš Juh́ás (1st work), Pavel Černoch (2nd work), tenors ; Jozef Benci, bass (1st work) ; Aleš Bárta, organ (1st work) ; Prague Phiharmonic Choir ; Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra ; Tomáš Netopil, conductor.
Title from disc label.
Interview with the conductor by Jiří Zahrádka, in Czech with English, German, and French translations, biographical notes on the performers, in Czech with English translation, and vocal texts with English translations (42 pages : portrait) inserted in container.
Glagolitic Mass : for soloists, chorus, orchestra, and organ / after an Old Slavonic text ; editor, Jiří Zahrádka = Glagolská mše : pro sbor, sóla, orchestr a varhany / na staroslověnský text (38:46) -- The eternal Gospel : legend for soloists, mixed choir, and orchestra / after the poem by Jaroslav Vrchlický = Věčné Evangelium : 1914 : legenda pro sóla, smíšený sbor a orchestr / na báseň Jaroslava Vrchlického (19:25).

Souvenance

November 2, 2015
Brahem, Anouar, composer, arranger of music.
℗2014
2 audio discs (1:28:58) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Anouar Brahem, oud ; François Couturier, piano ; Klaus Gesing, bass clarinet ; Björn Meyer, bass ; Orchestra della Svizzera italiana ; Pietro Mianiti, conductor.
Title from disc label.
All music by Anouar Brahem; arrangements for orchestra by Anouar Brahem and Johannes Berauer, except "Nouvelle vague" arranged by Tõnu Kõrvits.
Improbable day (12:41) -- Ashen sky (7:36) -- Deliverance (5:07) -- Souvenance (9:16) -- Tunis at dawn (6:42) -- Youssef's song (10:23) -- January (7:19) -- Like a dream (9:40) -- On the road (7:59) -- Kasserine (9:35) -- Nouvelle vague (2:40).

Symphony fantastique op. 14a [sound recording]

October 28, 2015
Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869.
Geneva, Switzerland : Lodia, p1978.
1 sound disc (ca. 48 min.) : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
London Symphony Orchestra; Carlos Païta, conductor.
Compact disc.

Clarinet quintet & trio ; 6 songs

October 28, 2015
Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897, composer.
℗2014
1 audio disc : digital, SACD ; 4 3/4 in.
Martin Fröst, clarinet; Janine Jansen, Boris Brovtsyn, violins; Maxim Rysanov, viola; Torlief Thedéen, cello; Roland Pöntinen, piano.
Super audio compact disc.
Op. 114 originally released as BIS-1353 SACD in 2005.
Clarinet quintet in B minor, op. 115 (37:46) -- Six songs. Die Mainacht : op. 43 no. 2 (3:32) ; Mädchenlied : op. 107 no. 5 (1:31) ; Immer leiser wird mein Schlummer : op. 105 no. 2 (3:12) ; Wie Melodien zieht es mir : op. 105 no. 1 (2:09) ; Vergebliches Ständchen : op. 84 no. 4 (1:31) ; Feldeinsamkeit : op. 86 no. 2 (3:22) / transcribed by Martin Fröst for clarinet and piano -- Trio in A minor for clarinet, piano, and cello, op. 114 (24:33).

Music for 18 musicians

October 14, 2015
Reich, Steve, 1936- composer.
℗2015
1 audio disc (59:17) : digital, CD audio, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Ensemble Signal ; Brad Lubman, conductor.
Title from disc label.
Program notes in English, German and French inserted in container.
Pulses (5:23) -- Section I (4:19) -- Section II (4:26) -- Section III A (3:57) -- Section III B (4:05) -- Section IV (4:59) -- Section V (5:24) -- Section VI (4:38) -- Section VII (3:43) -- Section VIII (3:46) -- Section IX (4:25) -- Section X (1:33) -- Section XI (4:08) -- Pulses (4:33).

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