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AUGUST 2017

NEW ON NAXOS

The August 2017 edition of NEW ON NAXOS. Our spotlight recording is Vincenzo Bellini’s opera Bianca e Gernando, recorded for the first time in its original version, from the Rossini in Bad Wildbad Bel Canto Festival. Cast include soprano Silvia Dalla Benetta and tenor Maxim Mironov on title roles, the Camerata Bach Choir Poznan and Virtuosi Brunensis conducted by Antonino Fogliani.

Other highlights include:
• Conductor Yuri Serov’s third recording for Naxos, which features Georgy Sviridov’s song cycle Russia Adrift, cantata Snow is Falling, and Music for Chamber Orchestra. Soloists include mezzo-soprano Mila Shkirtil, pianist Nikolai Mazhara and Sergey Voloshchuk on French horn, with the St Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra.

• World première recordings of George Tsontakis’ three concertante works – Anasa, True Colors, and Unforgettable – performed by the Albany Symphony and conductor David Alan Miller, with soloists David Krakauer (clarinet), Eric Berlin (trumpet), Eunice Kim and Luosha Fang (violins).

• Lori Laitman’s new opera The Scarlet Letter, based on the classic novel of same title, with libretto by long-time collaborator David Mason. This is a world première recording from Opera Colorado, with soprano Laura Claycomb on the lead role conducted by Ari Pelto.

• Portland State Chamber Choir’s first recording on Naxos, featuring choral works by renowned Latvian composer Eriks Ešenvalds conducted by Ethan Sperry.

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Image Bianca e Gernando
World premiere according of the original version which includes both unknown music and significant differences from the revised version.

159 kr
Image Russia Adrift; Snow is Falling; Music for Chamber
Three works from one of the most celebrated and important composers of 20th-century Russia. Includes the WPR of Rezetdinov’s orchestration of Russia Adrift.

89 kr
Image Anasa; True Colors; Unforgettable
Three distinctive and exciting additions to the contemporary concerto repertoire.

89 kr
Image The Scarlet Letter
A beautiful verse adaptation of Nathaniel Hawthorne's classic novel The Scarlet Letter with its astute portrayal of characters in the Puritan society of 17th-century New England. WPR.

159 kr
Image The Doors of Heaven
Latvian Eriks Ešenvalds is one of the world’s most performed choral composers. This album is the first of his music to be recorded by an American choir.

89 kr
Image Arrangements for Piano Duet, Vol. 4
Volume 4 of 7 of all Schumann's orchestral works arranged for piano duet by Schumann himself or made under his supervision, as well as other orchestral works and chamber music pieces for which musically convincing arrangements were published, sometimes after Schumann’s death.

89 kr
Image Guitar Chamber Works
Stephen Dodgson’s work embraced a wide variety of genres but, encouraged by Julian Bream in the 1950s, he became one of the most prolific and respected 20th-century composers for guitar.

89 kr
Image Three Ovid Sonatas for Four Hands
Four-hand arrangements of three of the lost 9 symphonies of Dittersdorf's 15 symphonies based on Ovid’s Metamorphoses. These fascinating works, possibly the composer’s attempt to salvage something from the project, juxtapose conventional structures with fluid, unconventional music.

89 kr
Image The Andree Expedition; From the Diary of Virginia
Two major song cycles which demonstrate Argento’s flair for setting unusual texts to music.

89 kr
Image Songs for Voice and Guitar: Italian Arias
Although Sor’s songs are much less well known than his popular guitar works, the three groups presented here, in addition to his two settings of patriotic texts, offer distinct compositional styles ranging from arrangements of three arias from Mozart’s Don Giovanni to the dance elements of Spanish folk song.

89 kr
Image Guitar Recital
Ranging widely from the romantic 19th century to the present, this recital includes characteristic Spanish music by Tárrega and Albeniz, freshly minted works by some of today’s most important composers from Cuba, Spain and Brazil, as well as one of the most significant mid-20th-century works for guitar, the Nocturnal by Benjamin Britten.

89 kr
Image Guitar Recital
Xianji Liu is the first Chinese-born winner of the prestigious 2016 Francisco Tárrega International Guitar Competition.

89 kr
Image The Great Poets: Matthew Arnold
Considered the bridge between romanticism and modernism, Matthew Arnold wrote verse that is simple, unadorned and straightforward. From the hypnotic and beautiful lines of Dover Beach to the pastoral narrative of The Scholar Gipsy, Arnold cast a gaze at t

109 kr
Image The Golden Ass (8 CD)
‘In this hapless state I looked myself over and saw that I was now no bird, but an ass...’ In this ancient picaresque adventure, Lucius, an insatiably curious young man, finds himself transformed into a donkey after his fascination with black magic and wi

419 kr
Image Phineas Finn (24 CD)
Phineas Finn, a handsome young man of 23, comes to England to make his fortune in parliamentary politics. But despite all his aspirations, Finn is haunted by ethical questions as his personal convictions conflict with his duty towards his party. Loyalty v

1.199 kr
Image Worzel Gummidge (4 CD)
Spending their summer holidays with Farmer Braithwaite and his wife in Scatterbrook, John and Susan come across a particularly lifelike scarecrow in a nearby field. That evening, much to the children’s surprise, the scarecrow makes an appearance in the Br

229 kr
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