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Bach's great keyboard masterpieces provide an ideal platform for organist Cameron Carpenter's formidable creative gifts and the seemingly limitless possibilities of his dream instrument, his signature International Touring Organ. Works include Contrapunctus IX from The Art of Fugue; Organ Sonatas in D minor and E-flat major; and Passacaglia and Fugue in C minor.
Featuring works by Lalo, Sarasate, Ravel and Waxman, this program is full of virtuoso fireworks and romantic lyricism. It showcases violinist Ning Feng, whose masterful technique is paired with a glowing tone of unsurpassed sweetness and purity.
Two CD set featuring famous classical pieces inspired by Shakespeare's best-loved plays and poems, and a selection of Shakespeare's most famous speeches from his plays and sonnets. Includes performances by Renee Fleming, Vanessa Redgrave, Sir John Gielgud and Andre Rieu.
Selected Highlights from 125 Years of Performance History. A two-disc set of highlights of legendary live recordings including performances by Yo-Yo Ma, Leonard Bernstein, Vladimir Horowitz and Midori.
Cellist Michael Nicolas is an admired figure in the New York music scene, and performs both as a soloist and as a member of Brooklyn Rider and International Contemporary Ensemble. For this solo release, he presents cello and electronic works by Mario Davidovsky, Steve Reich, David Fulmer, Annie Gosfield, Anna Thorvaldsdottir, and Jaime E. Oliver La Rosa.
Following her critically acclaimed coupling of the Britten & Barber Piano Concertos with the London Symphony Orchestra, Elizabeth Joy Roe enlightens the extraordinary world of John Field with the first release of all eighteen of his nocturnes on one album.
Midori Seiler appears on the concert stage as a soloist, chamber player, and concert mistress with several world famous orchestras. She frequently performs on period instruments, and has been critically praised for her performances of Baroque repertoire, particularly compositions by Vivaldi and Bach.; This release features Bach's Violin Sonatas Nos. 1, 2, and 3.
Cellist Laura Metcalf enjoys a thriving career performing as a soloist, orchestral musician, and with the ensembles Break of Reality and Sybarite 5. Joined by pianist Matei Varga, this release is Laura's debut solo recording. The program for this album features works by Martinu, Enescu, Poulenc, and more.
Moira Lo Bianco weaves together a beautiful musical tapestry in her solo album. Presenting varied musical forms, including unmeasured preludes, free-form pieces, suites, and song forms, Lo Bianco fuses together popular and unknown, and notation and improvisation to display her masterful artistry.
Cellist Ashley Bathgate performs contemporary Australian composer Kate Moore's haunting collection of pieces centered around the theme of travel, both real and theoretical.