New Arrivals · CDs—Classical Music

November 18, 2014
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Rainbow body [sound recording].

November 17, 2014
Spano, Robert.|4cnd
[Cleveland] : Telarc, ℗2003.
1 audio disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra; Robert Spano, conductor.
Program notes by Nick Jones, Robert Spano, Christopher Theofanidis & Jennifer Higdon inserted in container.
Compact disc.
Rainbow body / Theofanidis (12:56) -- Symphony no. 1, op. 9 / Barber (20:13) -- Suite from Appalacian Spring [orchestra vers.] / Copland -- Blue cathedral / Higdon (12:19).

Symphony no. 9 in E minor, op. 95 [sound recording] : "From the New World" ; Carnival Overture, op. 92

November 14, 2014
Dvořák, Antonín, 1841-1904.
Cleveland, Ohio : Telarc, p1990.
1 sound disc (50:33) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Los Angeles Phiharmonic Orchestra ; Andre Previn, Conductor.
Telarc : CD-80238.
Compact disc, DDD.
Carnival overture op. 92 (8:57) -- Symphony no 9, op. 95 : From the New World (38:07).

Schumann & Grieg piano concertos [sound recording].

November 14, 2014
Perahia, Murray.
New York, N.Y. : Sony Classical, p1989.
1 sound disc (60:13 min.) : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Murray Perahia, piano ; Symphonie-Orchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks ; Sir Colin Davis, conductor.
Title from container.
Compact disc.
Concerto for piano & orchestra in A minor, op. 54 / Robert Schumann -- Concerto for piano & orchestra in A minor, op. 16 / Edvard Grieg.

Concerto

November 14, 2014
Clayderman, Richard, instrumentalist.
℗1985
1 audio disc (76 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Richard Clayderman, piano ; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ; Roger Berthier, conductor.
Program notes inserted.
Compact disc.
Piano concerto no. 1 in B-flat minor, op. 23 / Tchaikovsky (3:56) -- Elvira Madigan : Piano concerto no. 21 in C major, K. 467 / Mozart (3:21) -- Cornish rhapsody / Hubert Bath (5:24) -- Liebesträume : Nocturne no. 3 / Liszt (6:06) -- Piano concerto no. 2 in C minor, op. 18 / Rachmaninoff (3:04) -- La pathetique : Piano sonata no. 8 in C minor, op. 13 / Beethoven (4:08) -- Dream of Olwen / Albert Williams (4:12) -- Für Elise : Bagatelle in A minor, WoO 59 / Beethoven (4:14) -- Arabesque / Debussy (4:07) -- Warsaw concerto / Richard Addinsell (3:48) -- Moonlight sonata : Sonata no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27, no. 2 / Beethoven (4:38) -- Badinerie : from Orchestral suite in B minor, BWV 1067 / J.S. Bach (3:36) -- Clair de lune / Debussy (4:51) -- Piano concerto in A minor, op. 16 / Grieg (4:01) -- Nocturne in E-flat major, op. 9, no. 2 / Chopin (4:19) -- 18th variation : from Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, op. 43 / Rachmaninoff (3:16) -- Gymnopedie no. 1/ Satie (3:09) -- Rhapsody in blue / Gershwin (5:02).

Homecoming : a Scottish fantasy

November 6, 2014
Benedetti, Nicola, 1987- instrumentalist.
New York Decca Music Group, 2014.
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Nicola Benedetti, violin ; Julie Fowlis, vocals, whistles ; Phil Cunningham, accordion, piano ; Aly Bain, fiddle ; BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra ; Rory Macdonald, conductor.
Songs and instrumental music.
Compact disc.
1-4. Scottish fantasy, op. 46 / Max Bruch (31:03) -- 5. Ae fond kiss / Robert Burns (4:37) -- 6. Auld lang syne variations / Robert Burns (4:05) -- 7. My love is like a red red rose / Robert Burns (3:41) -- 8. Hurricane set. Spey in spate ; The hurricane / James Scott Skinner (4:07) -- 9. The Dean Brig o' Edinburgh / James Scott Skinner, and Banks hornpipe / trad. (3:11) -- 10. Aberlady / Phil Cunningham (3:45) -- 11. Mouth music and tunes set. Bothan a bh' aig Fionnghuala = Fionnghuala's Bothy / trad. ; The appropriate dipstick / Phil Cunningham & Iain MacDonald ; Meal do bhrogan = Enjoy your shoes / trad. ; Hogties / Phil Cunningham (5:11) -- 12. The gentle light that wakes me / Phil Cunningham (6:05) -- 13. Coisich a rùin = Walk my beloved (4:08) / trad. -- 14. Bonnie banks of Loch Lomond (5:26) / trad.

Opera : the ultimate collection

October 22, 2014
Bocelli, Andrea, performer.
London, England : Decca, p2014.
1 audio disc : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Andrea Bocelli, tenor ; with accompanying musicians.
Compact disc.
Rigoletto. La donna è mobile / Verdi (2:11) -- La Bohème. Che gelida manina / Puccini (4:46) -- Pagliacci. Vesti la giubba / Leoncavallo (3:58) -- Requiem. Ingemisco / Verdi (3:56) -- Les pécheurs de perles. Au fond du Temple Saint / Bizet (with Bryn Terfel) / Bizet (5:55) -- Fedora. Amor ti vieta / Giordano (1:50) -- Manon Lescaut. Donna non vidi mai / Puccini (2:35) -- L'elisir d'amore. Una furtiva lagrima / Donizetti (4:17) -- La traviata. O mio rimorso! / Verdi (2:52) -- Madama Butterfly. Addio, fiorito asil (1:54) ; La Bohème. O soave fanciulla (with Barbara Frittoli) (4:07) / Puccini -- Aida. Celeste Aida / Verdi (4:08) -- L'arlesiana. È la solita storia / Cilea (4:42) -- Cavalleria rusticana. Intanto, amici, qua-- Viva il vino spumgeggiante (2:54) ; E lucevan le stelle (3:18) / Mascagni -- Tosca. Dammi i colori-- Recondita armonia / Puccini (2:53) -- Werther. Toute mon âme est là-- Pourquoi me réveiller / Massenet (2:43) -- Romeo et Juliette. L'amour! L'amour!-- Ah! lève-toi, soleil / Gounod (4:16) -- La fille du regiment. Pour mon âme quel destin / Donizetti (2:15) -- Il trovatore. Di quella pira / Verdi (3:23) -- Andrea Chénier. Come un bel dì di maggio / Giordano (3:18) -- Turandot. Nessun dorma! / Puccini (4:23).

Mozart for meditation [sound recording].

October 22, 2014
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791.
[Place of publication not identified] : Naxos American Classics, [2005]
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Unnamed performers.
Compact disc.
Andante for flute and orchestra in C major, K. 315 (K285e) (6:23) -- Concerto for piano no. 23 in A major, K488. Adagio (6:28) -- Vesperae solennes de confessore, K339. Laudate Dominum (4:56) -- Divertimento for 2 horns and strings in B flat major, no. 15 ("Lodrog serenade no. 2"), K. 287 (K. 571H). Adagio (8:37) -- Serenade for winds no. 10 in B flat major ("Gran partita"), K. 361 (K. 370a) (5:58) -- Ave verum corpus in D major, K 618 (2:52) -- Concerto for piano no. 21 in C major, K467 ("Elvira Madigan"). Andante (6:46) -- Adagio for violin and orchestra in E major, K. 261 (7:19) -- Quartet for flute and strings no. 1 in D major, K. 285. Adagio (2:45) -- Concerto for violin no. 3 in G major, K. 216. Adagio (8:27) -- Divertimento for winds and strings no. 2 D major, K. 131. Adagio (6:10) -- Concerto for flute and harp in C major, K299 (K. 297c). Andante (7:33).

Symphony no. 1 [sound recording]

October 20, 2014
Mahler, Gustav, 1860-1911.
San Francisco, CA : SFSmedia, [2011]
1 sound disc (56 min., 14 sec.) : digital, SACD ; 4 3/4 in.
San Francisco Symphony ; Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor.
Super audio compact disc (hybrid).
Program notes in English and biographical notes on the performers (17 p. : ports.) inserted in container.

Encanto del mar [sound recording] : Mediterranean songs.

October 10, 2014
Domingo, Plácido, 1941-
New York, NY : Sony Classical, p2014.
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Plácido Domingo, tenor ; with acc.
Title from container.
Compact disc.
Mediterráneo (3:15) -- Estate (2:52) -- En méditerranée (3:22) -- Aranjuez (3:53) -- Anghjulina (3:42) -- Torna a surriento (3:39) -- Non potho reposare (3:17) -- Lamma bada (3:29) -- Adio Kerida (4:13) -- To yasemi (3:33) -- Reginella (3:39) -- Layla, Layla (3:10) -- El cant dels ocells (2:55) -- Del cabello más sutil (2:08) -- Plaisir d'amour (3:27).

The Mozart album.

October 9, 2014
Lang, Lang, 1982- performer.
[New York, New York] : Sony Classical, [2014]
2 audio discs : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Lang Lang, piano ; Wiener Philharmoniker ; Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor.
Title from container.
Compact discs.
disc one. Piano concerto no. 24 in C minor, K. 491 (33:07) ; Piano concerto no. 17 in G major, K. 453 (33:25) -- disc two. Piano sonata no. 5 in G major (14:45) ; Piano sonata no. 4 in E-flat major, K. 282 (11:51) ; Piano sonata no. 8 in A minor, K. 310 (19:22) ; March no. 1, K. 408 (5:00) ; Konzertstück in F major, K. 33b (:56) ; Piano sonata no. 11 in A major, K. 331. Rondo alla turca (2:40).

Hallowed ground [sound recording].

October 8, 2014
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra.
[Cincinnati, Ohio] : Fanfare Cincinnati, c2014.
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra ; Louis Langrée, conductor ; Maya Angelou, narrator ; Nathan Wyatt, baritone.
The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra performs music by Aaron Copland, David Lang, and Nico Muhly.
"Featuring Dr. Maya Angelou."
Lincoln portrait / Aaron Copland (14:59) -- Mountain / David Lang (12:27) -- Pleasure ground / Nico Muhly (18:45).

"Heroes" symphony [sound recording]

October 2, 2014
Glass, Philip.
New York, NY : Point Music, p1997.
1 sound disc (45 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
American Composers Orchestra ; Dennis Russell Davies, conductor.
Program notes by Philip Glass.
Based on excerpts from the recordings of David Bowie and Brian Eno, first released in the late 70's.
Heroes (5:56) -- Abdulmajid (8:56) -- Sense of doubt (7:25) -- Sons of the silent age (8:21) -- Neuköln (6:48) -- V2 Schneider (6:49).

Uncovered

September 18, 2014
Beiser, Maya, composer, performer.
©2014
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Maya Beiser, cello ; tracks arranged by Evan Ziporyn.
Compact disc.
Beiser performs reimagined rock music by Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix, Pink Floyd, Nirvana, Janis Joplin, King Crimson, and more.
Black Dog / Led Zeppelin (5:02) -- Moanin' at midnight / Howlin' Wolf (3:04) -- Little wing / Jimi Hendrix (3:29) -- Summertime / Janis Joplin (4:54) -- Epitaph / King Crimson (8:37) -- Wish you were here / Pink Floyd (7:03) -- Louisiana blues / Muddy Waters (2:55) -- Lithium / Nirvana (4:17) -- Back in black / AC/DC (4:46) -- Kashmir (Led Zeppelin (7:13)

Italian soprano arias

September 3, 2014
Borsi, Maria Luigia, performer.
℗2014
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Maria Luigia Borsi, soprano ; London Symphony Orchestra, Yves Abel, conductor.
Compact disc.
Il tramonto / Respighi (15:06) -- Madama Butterfly. Un bel dì vedremo (act 2) / Puccini (5:23) -- Otello. Era più calmo?...Mia madre aveva una povera ancella (Canzone del salice/Willow song) ; Ave Maria (act 4) / Verdi (16:54) -- Turandot. Signore, ascolta (act 1) / Puccini (2:55) -- La bohème. Donde lieta uscì (act 3) / Puccini (3:16) -- Suor Angelica. Senza mamma / Puccini (4:45) -- La rondine. Chi il bel sogno di Doretta (act 1) / Puccini (3:32) -- La Wally. Ebben? Ne andrò lontana (act 1) / Catalani (4:01) -- Gianni Schicchi. O mio babbino caro / Puccini (2:47).

The 5 piano concertos [sound recording]

August 25, 2014
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827.
[England] : Virgin Classics, [2008]
2 sound discs : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Melvyn Tan, fortepiano (D. Adlam, 1983, after Streicher, 1814) ; London Classical Players ; Roger Norrington, conductor.
Title from disc labels.
Compact discs.
No 2, op. 19 in B flat major (26:24) -- No. 1, op. 15 in C major (33:06) -- No. 5, op. 73 "Emperor" in E flat major (33:54) -- No. 3, op. 37 in C minor (32:51) -- No. 4, op. 58 in G major (31:12).

Lachrimæ Caravaggio [sound recording]

August 13, 2014
Savall, Jordi.
[Bellaterra, Spain] : Alia Vox, p2007.
1 sound disc (77 min., 41 sec.) : digital, SACD ; 4 3/4 in.
Ferran Savall, voice ; Riccardo Minasi, violin ; Andrew Lawrence-King, double harp ; Xavier Puertas, violone ; Le Concert des Nations ; Hespèrion XXI ; Jordi Savall, viola da gamba, conductor.
Super audio compact disc.
"This stereo/multi-channel hybrid SACD can be played on any standard compact disc player"--Container.
Statio VI. Cantus Caravaggio III "Extempore" -- 6 lachrimæ gementes -- Spiritum morientis -- Liberatio.

Behind the lines [sound recording].

August 4, 2014
Prohaska, Anna.
[S.l.] : Deutsche Grammophon, [2014]
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Anna Prohaska, soprano ; Eric Schneider, piano.
Title from container.
Compact disc.
Es geht ein dunkle Wolk herein / trad. (1:02) -- Music to Goethe's tragedy "Egmont" op. 84. Lied (Clärchen): Die Trommel gerühret / Beethoven (2:57) -- Zeitungsausschnitte, op. 11. Kriegslied eines Kindes / Eisler (2:13) -- Mörike-Lieder. Der Tambour (2:45) ; Gedichte von Joseph v. Eichendorff. Der Soldat II (:47) / Wolf -- Six romances, op. 8. Polyubila va na pechal' svoyu / Rachmaninov (1:51) -- My luve's in Germanie / Traill (3:22) -- Three songs of the war. In Flanders fields (2:18) ; 1, 2, 3 (:31) ; Three songs of the war. Tom sails away (2:35) / Ives -- Five Shakespeare songs, op. 23. Fear no more the heat o' the sun / Quilter (3:09) -- The Hollywood songbook. Panzerschlacht (:48) ; Die letzte Elegie (1:18) ; Die Heimkehr (1:30) / Eisler -- Wand'ring in this place / Cavendish (2:36) -- Schwanengesang, D. 957. Kriegers Ahnung (4:35) ; Sieben Gesänge aus Walter Scotts "Fräulein vom See", D. 837. Ellens Gesang I, op. 52 (7:33) / Schubert -- Untergang, op. 1 / Rihm (2:19) -- Jeanne d'Arc au bucher, S. 293 / Liszt (8:09) -- Romances and ballads, op. 49. Die beiden Grenadiere / Schumann (3:36) -- Chansons villageoises. Le retour du sergent / Poulenc (1:36) -- Fünf Lieder, op. 40. Der Soldat / Schumann (2:46) -- Songs from Des Knaben Wunderhorn. Wo die schönen Trompeten blasen / Mahler (7:30) -- Four Walt Whitman songs. Beat! Beat! Drums! (3:14) ; Dirge for two veterans (5:05) / Weill.

Silent songs [sound recording]

July 29, 2014
Sylʹvestrov, Valentyn Vasylʹovych, 1937-
Munich : ECM Records ; New York : Distributed by Universal Music & Video Distribution, p2004.
2 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Sergey Yakovenko, baritone ; Ilya Scheps (1st work), Valentin Silvestrov (2nd work), piano.
Program notes by Paul Griffiths in English and Tatjana Frumkis in French, and song texts in Russian and English ([27] p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Compact discs.
Silent songs : 24 songs in four parts for baritone and piano -- Four songs after Osip Mandelstam : for baritone and piano.

Act [sound recording]

July 15, 2014
Wallin, Rolf, 1957-
Helsinki, Finland : Ondine, p2007.
1 sound disc (61 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Martin Grubinger, percussion (2nd work) ; Kroumata Percussion Ensemble (3rd work) ; Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra ; Jaap van Zweden (1st work), John Axelrod (2nd work), Jukka-Pekka Saraste (3rd work), conductors.
The 1st work for orchestra; the 2nd work for solo percussion and orchestra, based on various aspects of Mozart's life; the 3rd work for 6 percussionists and orchestra.
Compact disc.
Act (10:07) -- Das war schön! (24:25) -- Tides (25:55)

Processions [sound recording]

June 19, 2014
Daníel Bjarnason, 1979-
[Reykjavik, Iceland] : Bedroom Community, p2009.
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Sæunn Þorsteinsdóttir, violoncello, Valgeir Sigurðsson, programming (1st work) ; Víkingur Ólafsson, piano, Iceland Symphony Orchestra, Daníel Bjarnason, conductor (2nd work) ; Katie Buckley, harp, Frank Aarnink, percussion (3rd work).
Title from container.
Compact disc.
Bow to string. "Sorrow conquers happiness" ; Blood to bones ; Air to breath -- Processions. In medias res ; Spindrift ; Red-handed -- Skelja.

Symphony no. 5 [sound recording]

June 11, 2014
Vaughan Williams, Ralph, 1872-1958.
London, England : Decca, [2013]
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Iona Brown, violin (3rd work) ; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields ; Neville Marriner, conductor (1st-3rd works) ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Roger Norrington, conductor (4th work).
Title from disc label, subtitle from container.
Compact disc.
Fantasia on Greensleeves (4:15) -- Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis (15:13) -- The lark ascending (16:04) -- Symphony no. 5 in D major (37:56).

Cockaigne [sound recording] ; Cello concerto ; Sea pictures

June 4, 2014
Elgar, Edward, 1857-1934, composer.
p2004.
1 audio disc : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Jacqueline Du Pré, cello (2nd-5th works) ; Janet Baker, mezzo-soprano (6th-10th works) ; Philharmonia Orchestra (1st work) ; London Symphony Orchestra (2nd-10th works) ; Sir John Barbirolli, conductor.
The 3rd work a song cycle.
Originally released on LPs: p1963 (1st work), p1965 (2nd-3rd works).
Concert overture : Cockaigne : In London town, op. 40 (14:38) -- Cello concerto in E minor op. 85 (29:59) -- Sea pictures : op. 37 (23:47).

Complete symphonies and concertos [sound recording]

June 4, 2014
Glazunov, Aleksandr Konstantinovich, 1865-1936.
[London] : Warner Classics, [2012]
8 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Royal Scottish National Orchestra (discs 1-6) ; Russian National Orchestra (discs 7-8), José Serebrier, conductor. Rachel Barton Pine (violin), 13th and 20th works ; Wen-Sinn Yang (cello), 14th and 19th works ; Alexander Romanovsky (piano) 15th and 17th works ; Marc Chisson (alto saxophone) 16th work ; Alexey Serov horn) 18th work.
Title from container.
Compact discs.
Disc 1: Symphony No. 3 in D major, op. 33 ; Symphony No. 9 in D major, "Unfinished" / orch. Yudin -- Disc 2: Symphony No. 2 in F sharp minor, op. 16 ; Symphony No. 1 in E major, op. 5 "Slavyanskaya" -- Disc 3: Symphony No. 4 in E flat major, op. 48 ; Symphony No. 7 in F major, op. 77 "Pastoral" -- Disc 4: Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, op. 55 ; The Seasons, op. 67 -- Disc 5: Symphony No. 6 in C minor, op. 58 ; La Mer, op. 28 ; Introduction and Dance from Salome, op. 90 -- Disc 6: Symphony No. 8 in E flat major, op. 83 ; Raymonda : Suite from the ballet, op. 57a -- Disc 7: Violin Concerto in A minor, op. 82 ; Chant du ménestrel, op. 71 ; Piano Concerto No. 2 in B major, op. 100 ; Concerto in E flat major of alto saxophone and string orchestra, op. 109 -- Disc 8: Piano Concerto No. 1 in F minor, op. 92 ; Rêverie in D flat major for horn and orchestra, op. 24 ; Concerto Ballata in C major for cello and orchestra, op. 108 ; Méditation in D major for violin and orchestra, op. 32.

The late piano sonatas

June 4, 2014
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827, composer.
℗2013
2 audio discs (2:28:27) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Igor Levit, piano.
Title from container.
Compact discs.
No. 28 in A major, op. 101 (21:13) -- No. 29 in B-flat major, op. 106 "Grosse Sonate für das Hammerklavier" (41:42) -- No. 30 in E major, op. 109 (18:35) -- No. 31 in A-flat major, op. 110 (19:28) -- No. 32 in C minor, op. 111 (27:29)

Danzas gitanas [sound recording] : for orchestra ; Rapsodia sinfonica : for piano and strings ; Tema y variaciones for harp and strings ; Serenata for strings ; Oración del torero : for strings

May 30, 2014
Turina, Joaquín, 1882-1949.
Thun, Switzerland : Claves ; N[ew] Y[ork] : Dist. by Qualiton Imports Ltd., p1992.
1 sound disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Gabriella dall'Olio, harp (3rd work) ; Ricardo Requejo, piano (2nd work) ; Orquesta Ciudad de Granada ; Juan de Udaeta, conductor.
The 1st work originally for piano, arranged for orchestra; the 3rd work originally for harp and piano, arranged for harp and string orchestra by Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos.
Compact disc.
Danzas gitanas : op. 55. Zambra (4:03) ; Danza de seducción (4:50) ; Danza ritual (2:52) ; Generalife (2:04) ; Sacro Monte (1:54) -- Rapsodia sinfónica : op. 66. Andante/Allegro vivo (Soloist, Ricardo Requejo, piano) (9:58) -- Tema y variaciones : op. 100. (Soloist, Gabriella Dall'Olio, harp) (9:08) -- Serenata : op. 87. Allegro vivace/Andante/Allegro vivace/Andante (10:41) -- Oración del Torero : op. 34. Allegro moderato (9:24).

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