Newsletter No.93
February 1, 2005
  New Reviews
 

Every day we add new reviews of our recordings to Naxos.com. We present a weekly sampling of these under the heading 'Recent Reviews' and invite you to read what the critics are saying about Naxos.

  February New Releases
  Please note that not all releases are immediately available in all territories. If you are unable to find a particular title, please check with the distributor or sales representative for your country.
 
  Naxos
BRAHMS: Four-Hand Piano Music, Vol. 13
String Sextet No. 1 in B flat major, Op. 18 (arr. piano 4-hands) • String Sextet No. 2 in G major, Op. 36 (arr. piano 4-hands)
Christian Kohn, piano / Silke-Thora Matthies, piano
Cat. 8.554817
VIVALDI: Bassoon Concertos, Vol. 2
Bassoon Concerto in B flat major, RV 501, "La notte" • Bassoon Concerto in B flat major, RV 504 • Bassoon Concerto in C major, RV 467 • Bassoon Concerto in C major, RV 475 • Bassoon Concerto in F major, RV 486 • Bassoon Concerto in F major, RV 488
Tamas Benkocs, bassoon / Nicolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia / Bela Drahos, conductor
Cat. 8.555938
BACH, J.S.: Cello Suites Nos. 1-6, BWV 1007-1012 (Complete)
Cello Suite No. 1 in G major, BWV 1007 • Cello Suite No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1008 • Cello Suite No. 3 in C major, BWV 1009 • Cello Suite No. 4 in E flat major, BWV 1010 • Cello Suite No. 5 in C minor, BWV 1011 • Cello Suite No. 6 in D major, BWV 1012
Maria Kliegel, cello
Cat. 8.557280-81
SAINT-SAENS: Organ Music
3 Rhapsodies on Breton Melodies, Op. 7: No. 3 in F major • 7 Improvisations, Op. 150 • Fantaisie in E flat major • Prelude and Fugue in E flat major, Op. 99, No. 3 • Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78, "Organ": Poco adagio (trans. E. Bernard)
Robert Delcamp, organ
Cat. 8.557285
FERGUSON / GERHARD / ROWLEY / DARNTON: Piano Concertos
Concertino in C major for Piano and String Orchestra • Concerto for Piano and String Orchestra, Op. 12 • Concerto for Piano and Strings • Concerto No. 1 in D Major for Piano, Strings and Percussion , Op. 49
Peter Donohoe, piano / Northern Sinfonia / Peter Donohoe, conductor
Cat. 8.557290
FRENCH MUSIC FOR WIND QUINTET
3 Pieces breves • La cheminee du roi Rene, Op. 205 • Sextet for Piano and Wind Quintet • Wind Quintet No. 1
Ralf Ghothoni, piano / Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra Wind Quintet
Cat. 8.557356
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 1 / Tragic Overture / Academic Festival Overture
Academic Festival Overture, Op. 80 • Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68 • Tragic Overture, Op. 81
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Marin Alsop, conductor
Cat. 8.557428
SAMMARTINI: Maria Addolorata / Il Pianto di San Pietro
Il pianto di San Pietro (The Tears of Saint Peter), J-C 117 • Maria Addolorata (The Sorrowing Mary), J-C 121
Mirko Guadagnini, tenor / Silvia Mapelli, soprano / Sonia Prina, contralto / Filippo Ravizza, harpsichord / Capriccio Italiano Ensemble / Daniele Ferrari, conductor
Cat. 8.557431
RAWSTHORNE: Symphonies Nos. 1-3
Symphony No. 1 • Symphony No. 2, 'A Pastoral Symphony' • Symphony No. 3
Charlotte Ellett, soprano / Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / David Lloyd-Jones, conductor
Cat. 8.557480
CANTELOUBE: Chants d'Auvergne (Selection)
Chants d’Auvergne (Selection)
Veronique Gens, soprano / Lille National Orchestra / Jean-Claude Casadesus, conductor
Cat. 8.557491
SCHUMANN, R.: Piano Concerto in A Minor / Introduction and Allegro, Op. 92 and Op. 134
Introduction and Allegro appassionato in G major, Op. 92 • Introduction and Concert-Allegro in D minor, Op. 134 • Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54
Jeno Jando, piano / Belgian Radio and Television Philharmonic Orchestra / Budapest Symphony Orchestra / Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra / Andras Ligeti, conductor / Alexander Rahbari, conductor / Antoni Wit, conductor
Cat. 8.557547
TIPPETT: Child of Our Time (A)
A Child of Our Time
John Cheek, bass / Jon Garrison, tenor / Simon Halsey, choirmaster / Faye Robinson, soprano / Sarah Walker, mezzo-soprano / City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus / City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Michael Tippett, conductor
Cat. 8.557570
TIOMKIN: Red River
Red River (1948 film score restored by J. Morgan)
Moscow Symphony Chorus / Moscow Symphony Orchestra / William Stromberg, conductor
Cat. 8.557699
Available in the USA only.
STEINER: King Kong
King Kong (1933 film score reconstructed by J. Morgan)
Moscow Symphony Orchestra / William Stromberg, conductor
Cat. 8.557700
Available in the USA only.
DEUTSCH: Maltese Falcon and Other Classic Film Scores (The)
George Washington Slept Here (restored by J. Morgan) • High Sierra (restored by J. Morgan) • Northern Pursuit (restored by J. Morgan) • The Maltese Falcon (restored by J. Morgan) • The Mask of Dimitrios (restored by J. Morgan)
Moscow Symphony Orchestra / William Stromberg, conductor
Cat. 8.557701
HERRMANN / NEWMAN: Egyptian (The)
The Egyptian (1954 film score restored and reconstructed by J. Morgan)
Moscow Symphony Chorus / Moscow Symphony Orchestra / William Stromberg, conductor
Cat. 8.557702
Available in the USA only
KILAR: Bram Stoker's Dracula / Death and the Maiden / King of the Last Days
Bram Stoker's Dracula • Death and the Maiden • Konig der letzten Tage (King of the Last Days) • Pearl in the Crown • The Beads of One Rosary
Jacek Mentel, choirmaster / Cracow Philharmonic Chorus / Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra / Antoni Wit, conductor
Cat. 8.557703
Available in the USA only
KORNGOLD: Captain Blood / STEINER: The Three Musketeers / YOUNG: Scaramouche
Captain Blood (reconstructed by J. Morgan) • Scaramouche (reconstructed by W. Stromberg) • The King's Thief (reconstructed by C. Palmer) • The Three Musketeers (arranged by J. Morgan)
Brandenburg Philharmonic Orchestra / Richard Kaufman, conductor
Cat. 8.557704
Available in the USA only
SALTER / SKINNER: Monster Music
Son of Frankenstein (reconstructed and orchestrated by J. Morgan) • The Invisible Man Returns (reconstructed and orchestrated by J. Morgan) • The Wolf Man (reconstructed and orchestrated by J. Morgan)
Moscow Symphony Orchestra / William Stromberg, conductor
Cat. 8.557705
Available in the USA only
WAXMAN: Objective, Burma!
Objective, Burma! (1945 film score restored by J. Morgan)
Moscow Symphony Orchestra / William Stromberg, conductor
Cat. 8.557706
Available in the USA only
AURIC: Belle et la Bete (La) (Beauty and the Beast)
La Belle et la Bete (Beauty and the Beast)
Sergey Krivobokov, choirmaster / Axios Chorus / Moscow Symphony Orchestra / Adriano, conductor
Cat. 8.557707
Available in the USA only
  Naxos Opera
CAVALLI: Arias and Duets from Didone, Egisto, Ormindo, Giasone and Calisto
Calisto (excerpts) • Didone (excerpts) • Egisto (excerpts) • Giasone (excerpts) • Ormindo (excerpts)
Roberto Abbondanza, baritone / Gloria Banditelli, mezzo-soprano / Gianluca Belfiori Doro, counter-tenor / Mario Cecchetti, tenor / Rosita Frisani, soprano / Mediterraneo Concento / Sergio Vartolo, conductor
Cat. 8.557746
  Naxos American Classics
FOSS: Works for Solo Piano (Complete)
4 Two-Part Inventions • Fantasy Rondo • For Lenny, Variation on "New York, New York" • Grotesque Dance • Passacaglia • Prelude in D major and others
Scott Dunn, piano
Cat. 8.559179
COWELL: Homage to Iran / Piano Pieces / Set of Five / Six Casual Developments / Two Songs
2 Songs • Elegie • Euphoria • Homage to Iran • Piece for Piano with Strings • Set of Five and others
Marilyn Dubow, violin / Gordon Gottlieb, percussion / David Krakauer, clarinet / Raymond Murcell, baritone / Joel Sachs, piano / and others
Cat. 8.559193
COWELL: Quartet / Violin Suite / Songs / Piano Pieces / Polyphonica / Irish Suite
Deep Color • The Fairy Answer • Fabric • Tiger • Quartet for Flute, Oboe, Cello and Harpsichord • 3 Anti-Modernist Songs • Suite for Violin and Piano • Polyphonica Irish Suite for String Piano and Small Orchestra
Various artists
Cat. 8.559192
  Naxos American Jewish Music
LEVY: Masada / Canto de los Marranos
Canto de los Marranos (Song of the Crypto Jews) • Masada • Shir Shel Moshe (Song of Moses) (excerpts)
Ana Maria Martinez, soprano / Vale Rideout, tenor / Richard Troxell, tenor / Ernst Senff Choir / BBC Singers / Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra / Barcelona Symphony-National Orchestra of Catalonia / Yoel Levi, conductor / Kenneth Kiesler, conductor / Jorge Mester, conductor
Cat. 8.559427
Available only in North America.
BERLINSKI: Avodat Shabbat (Friday Evening Service)
Avodat Shabbat, Part I: Kabbalat Shabbat • Avodat Shabbat, Part II: Arvit L'shabbat • Avodat Shabbat, Part III: Close of Service
Robert Brubaker, tenor / Constance Hauman, soprano / Elizabeth Shammash, mezzo-soprano / Ernst Senff Choir / Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra / Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Cat. 8.559430
Available only in North America.
  Marco Polo
USANDIZAGA: Mendi Mendiyan (High in the Mountains)
Mendi Mendiyan (High in the Mountains)
Santos Arino, baritone / Jose Antonio Carril, baritone / Tatiana Davidova, soprano / Alfonso Echeverria, bass-baritone / Juan Lomba, tenor / Jose Manuel Tife Iparragirre, choirmaster / Marta Ubieta, soprano / Coral Andra Mari / Bilbao Symphony Orchestra / Juan Jose Mena, conductor
Cat. 8.225240-41
FUMET: Works for Flute (Complete)
Cantate Biblique • Diptyque Baroque • Frondaison (Foliage) • Intermede Romantique • Interpolaire • Lacrymosa and others
David Berdery, piano / Gerard Causse, viola / Benoit Fromanger, flute / Gabriel Fumet, flute / Desire N' Kaoua, piano / and others
Cat. 8.225295
Available in France only.
  Naxos DVD Audio
VIVALDI: Flute Concerti, Op. 10
Flute Concerto No. 1 in F major, RV 433, 'La tempesta di mare' • Flute Concerto No. 2 in G minor, RV 439, 'La notte' • Flute Concerto No. 3 in D major, RV 428, 'Il gardellino' • Flute Concerto No. 4 in G major, RV 435 • Flute Concerto No. 5 in F major, RV 434 • Flute Concerto No. 6 in G major, RV 437 and others
Daniel Rothert, flute / Daniel Rothert, recorder / Cologne Chamber Orchestra / Helmut Muller-Bruhl, conductor
Cat. 5.110008
SHOSTAKOVICH: Hamlet, Op. 116
Hamlet, Op. 116 (Suite, Op. 116a; arr. L. Atovmian)
Russian Philharmonic Orchestra / Dmitry Yablonsky, conductor
Cat. 5.110062
CANTELOUBE: Chants d'Auvergne (Selection)
Chants d’Auvergne (Selection)
Veronique Gens, soprano / Lille National Orchestra / Jean-Claude Casadesus, conductor
Cat. 5.110065
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 1 / Tragic Overture / Academic Festival Overture
Academic Festival Overture, Op. 80 • Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68 • Tragic Overture, Op. 81
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Marin Alsop, conductor
Cat. 5.110077
  Naxos SACD
VIVALDI: Flute Concerti, Op. 10
Flute Concerto No. 1 in F major, RV 433, 'La tempesta di mare' • Flute Concerto No. 2 in G minor, RV 439, 'La notte' • Flute Concerto No. 3 in D major, RV 428, 'Il gardellino' • Flute Concerto No. 4 in G major, RV 435 • Flute Concerto No. 5 in F major, RV 434 • Flute Concerto No. 6 in G major, RV 437 and others
Daniel Rothert, flute / Daniel Rothert, recorder / Cologne Chamber Orchestra / Helmut Muller-Bruhl, conductor
Cat. 6.110008
CANTELOUBE: Chants d'Auvergne (Selection)
Chants d’Auvergne (Selection)
Veronique Gens, soprano / Lille National Orchestra / Jean-Claude Casadesus, conductor
Cat. 6.110065
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 1 / Tragic Overture / Academic Festival Overture
Academic Festival Overture, Op. 80 • Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68 • Tragic Overture, Op. 81
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Marin Alsop, conductor
Cat. 6.110077
  Naxos Historical Recordings
BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonatas Nos. 30-32 (Schnabel) (1932)
Piano Sonata No. 30 in E Major, Op. 109 • Piano Sonata No. 31 in A flat major, Op. 110 • Piano Sonata No. 32 in C minor, Op. 111
Artur Schnabel, piano
Cat. 8.110763
TAUBER, Richard: Opera Arias (1926-1946)
Carmen: La fleur que tu m'avais jetee • Der Evangelimann, Op. 45: Selig sind die Verfolgung leiden • Der Freischutz: Nein, langer trag' ich nicht - Durch die Walder • Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail, K. 384: Konstanze, Konstanze... O wie angstlich • Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg: Am stillen Herd • Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg: Morgenlich leuchtend (Preislied) and others
Bela Dajos, violin / Mischa Spoliansky, piano / Richard Tauber, tenor / Studio Orchestra
Cat. 8.111001
STRAUSS, R.: Rosenkavalier (Der) (Reining, Jurinac, Kleiber) (1954)
Der Rosenkavalier
Walter Berry, bass / Franz Bierbach, bass / Anton Dermota, tenor / Hilde Gueden, soprano / Judith Hellwig, soprano / Vienna State Opera Chorus / Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Erich Kleiber, conductor and others
Cat. 8.111011-13
STRAUSS, R.: Salome (Goltz, Patzak, Krauss) (1954)
Salome • Salome: Ah! Du wolltest mich nicht deinen Mund kussen lassen, Jochanaan! • Salome: Ah! Du wolltest mich nicht deinen Mund kussen lassen, Jochanaan! [abridged] • Salome: Dance of the Seven Veils • Salome: Dein Leib ist grauenvoll • Salome: Jochanaan! Ich bin verliebt in dienen Leib
Herbert Alsen, bass / Walter Berry, bass / Franz Bierbach, bass / Hans Braun, baritone / Rudolf Christ, tenor / Berlin State Opera Orchestra / New York Metropolitan Opera Orchestra / Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Boston Symphony Orchestra / Studio Orchestra / Pasdeloup Orchestra / Leo Blech, conductor / Fritz Reiner, conductor / Piero Coppola, conductor / Clemens Krauss, conductor / Bruno Seidler-Winkler, conductor and others
Cat. 8.111014-15
MAHLER: Symphony No.5 (Walter)(1947)
Lieder und Gesange aus der Jugendzeit • Symphony No. 5 in C sharp minor
Desi Halban, soprano / Bruno Walter, piano / New York Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra / Bruno Walter, conductor / Mark Obert-Thorn
Cat. 8.110896
SULLIVAN: Sorcerer (The) (D'Oyly Carte) (1953)
The Sorcerer • The Sorcerer (highlights)
Fisher Morgan, bass-baritone / Neville Griffiths, tenor / Jeffrey Skitch, baritone / Donald Adams, bass / Peter Pratt, baritone / Ann Drummond-Grant, contralto / Muriel Harding, soprano / Yvonne Dean, soprano / Beryl Dixon, mezzo-soprano / D'Oyly Carte Opera Chorus / New Symphony Orchestra / Darrell Fancourt, bass-baritone / Derek Oldham, tenor / Leslie Rands, baritone / Stuart Robertson, baritone / Dorothy Gill, contralto / Muriel Dickson, soprano / Anna Bethell, mezzo-soprano / Alice Moxon, soprano / George Baker, baritone / Studio Chorus / Studio Orchestra
Cat. 8.110785-86
  Naxos Nostalgia
NOVELLO, Ivor: The Dancing Years / King's Rhapsody (1939-1950)
King's Rhapsody: Coronation Scene And Finale • King's Rhapsody: Fly Home Little Heart - The Mayor Of Perpignan - The Gates Of Paradise • King's Rhapsody: Mountain Dove - If This Were Love - The Violin Began To Play • King's Rhapsody: Muranian Rhapsody • King's Rhapsody: Some Day My Heart Will Awake • King's Rhapsody: Someday My Heart Will Awake - Take Your Girl and others
Roma Beaumont, vocals / Phyllis Dare, vocals / Mary Ellis, soprano / Olive Gilbert, vocals / Dunstan Hart, vocals / Studio Chorus / Drury Lane Theatre Orchestra / Harry Acres Orchestra / Charles Prentice, conductor / Ivor Novello, conductor / Harry Acres, conductor and others
Cat. 8.120781
Not available in the United States.
RODGERS: Oklahoma! (Original Broadway Cast) (1943)
Oklahoma! • Oklahoma! (Symphonic Suite) (arr. R. R. Bennett) • Oklahoma!: Kansas City • Oklahoma!: Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin' • Oklahoma!: Oklahoma • Oklahoma!: Out of My Dreams and others
Joseph Buloff, vocals / Lee Dixon, vocals / Alfred Drake, vocals / Bette Garde, vocals / Celeste Holm, vocals / Oklahoma Chorus / Al Goodman Chorus / Ken Darby Chorus / Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra / Victor Young Orchestra / Al Goodman Orchestra / Oklahoma Orchestra / Alfred Wallenstein, conductor / Victor Young, conductor / Jay Blackton, conductor and others
Cat. 8.120787
Not available in the United States.
  Naxos Jazz Legends
REINHARDT, Django: Americans in Paris (1938-1945)
Are You In The Mood? • Blue Light Blues • Body And Soul • Djangology • Farewell Blues • Finesse and others
Larry Adler, harmonica / Benny Carter, alto saxophone / Django Reinhardt, guitar / Rex Stewart, cornet / Hot Club of France Quintet / Jazz Club Mystery Hot Band / Django Reinhardt American Swing / Rex Stewart Feetwarmers / Benny Carter Orchestra / Jack Platt, conductor
Cat. 8.120740
Not available in the United States.
BECHET, Sidney: House Party (1943-1952)
After You've Gone • At The Jazz Band Ball • Black And Blue • Blood On The Moon • Bowin' The Blues • Box Car Shorty (A Dixieland Calypso) and others
Sidney Bechet, clarinet / Sidney Bechet, soprano saxophone / Duke of Iron, vocals / Leola Coot Grant, vocals / Oran Hot Lips Page, vocals / Joe Pleasant, vocals / Sidney Bechet Blue Note Jazz Men / Sidney Bechet New Orleans Feetwarmers / Humphrey Lyttleton Band / Bob Wilber Jazz Band / Mezzrow-Bechet Septet / Mezzrow-Bechet Quintet / Claude Luter Orchestra
Cat. 8.120741
Not available in the United States.
  Naxos Educational
Opera Explained: GILBERT and SULLIVAN (Smillie)
An Introduction to... Gilbert and Sullivan
David Timson, reader
Cat. 8.558166-67
  Naxos AudioBooks
WILDE: The Importance of Being Earnest (1952) / GIELGUD, John: Selected Poetry Readings
A Birthday • Break, Break, Break • Death Be Not Proud • Go lovely Rose • Ode to the West Wind • Ozymandias and others
Angela Baddeley, reader / Roger Delgado, reader / Edith Evans, reader / Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies, reader / John Gielgud, reader / and others
Cat. NA234212
APPIGNANESI: Introducing Postmodernism
Introducing Postmodernism
Richard Appignanesi, reader / Patrick Curry, reader / Ziauddin Sardar, reader
Cat. NA236312
THOMAS: Under Milk Wood (1954) / Return Journey to Swansea / Selected poems and stories
A Refusal to Mourn the Death, by Fire, of a Child in London • A Visit to Grandpa's • A Winter's Tale • And death shall have no dominion • Do not go gentle into that good night • Elegy and others
Richard Bebb, reader / Richard Bebb, reader / Cast / Richard Burton, reader / Jason Hughes, reader / and others
Cat. NA434312
DOYLE: The Hound of the Baskervilles
The Hound of the Baskervilles
David Timson, reader
Cat. NA533412
AESOP: Fables
The Dog And The Shadow • The Cock And The Pearl • The Wolf And The Lamb • The Wolf And The Crane • The Town Mouse And The Country Mouse • The Fox And The Crow • The Lion And The Mouse • The Swallow And The Other Birds • The Mountains In Labour • The Hares And The Frogs • The Wolf And The Kid and others
Anton Lesser
Cat. NA120712
THOMAS:
Socrates - 399 BC • Demosthenes - 330 BC • Cicero - 63BC • William Of Normandy - 1066 • John Ball - 1381 • Martin Luther - 1521 • Sir Thomas More - 1535 • Queen Elizabeth I - 1588 • Queen Elizabeth I - 1601 • King Charles I - 1649 • Oliver Cromwell - 1653 • William Pitt The Elder - 1741 and others
Norman Rodway / Samuel West / Elizabeth Bell / Peter Marinker
Cat. NA208312
THOMAS:
Mrs Rachel Lynde Is Surprised • Matthew Cuthbert Is Surprised • Marilla Cuthbert Is Surprised • Anne's History • Marilla Makes Up Her Mind • Mrs Rachel Lynde Is Properly Horrified • A Bosom Friend • The Picnic And The Brooch • A Tempest In The School Teapot • Diana Is Invited To Tea, With Tragic Results • Anne To The Rescue • Diana's Party and other
Liza Ross
Cat. NA212312
PRIDE AND PREJUDICE UNABRIDGED • BOX SET
Jane Austen
Cat. NAX35612
  Naxos CD Box Set
English Choral Music
Cat. 8.501007
  TDK DVD
BELLINI: I Puritani
Edita Gruberova, soprano / Jose Bros, tenor / Carlos Alvarez, baritone / Simon Orfila, bass / Konstantin Gorny, bass / Vicenc Esteve Madrid, tenor / Raquel Pierotti, mezzo-soprano
Liceu Grand Theatre Symphony Orchestra
Friedrich Haider, conductor
Cat. DV-OPIP
STRAUSS II, J.: La Chauve-Souris
Alessandra Ferri, dancer / Massimo Murru, dancer / Luigi Bonino, dancer / Mick Zeni, dancer / Giorgio Trucco, dancer / Roland Petit, choreographer Milan La Scala Orchestra Milan La Scala Ballet Kevin Rohdes, conductor
Cat. DV-BLDFM
BELCANTO - THE TENORS OF THE 78 ERA, PART 1
Enrico Caruso, tenor / Beniamino Gigli, tenor / Tito Schipa, tenor / Richard Tauber, tenor / Loe Slezak, tenor / Joseph Schmidt, tenor
Cat. DV-DOCBEL1
CEDAR WALTON QUARTET - LIVE AT THE UMBRIA JAZZ FESTIVAL
CEDAR WALTON-Bolivia • JOHN COLTRANE-Naima • SAM JONES-Seven Minds • THELONIOUS MONK-Blue Monk • Firm Roots
Cedar Walton, piano / George Coleman, saxophone / Sam Jones, double bass / Billy Higgins, drums
Cat. DV-JCWQ
  Arthaus DVD
ROSSINI: Il Turco in Italia (NTSC)
Ruggero Raimondi, bass / Cecilia Bartoli, mezzo-soprano / Paolo Rumetz, bass / Reinaldo Macias, tenor / Oliver Widmer, bass / Judith Schmid, mezzo-soprano / Valery Tsarev, tenor Zurich Opera House Chorus Zurich Opera House Orchestra Franz Welser-Most, conductor
Cat. 100369
SALIERI: Tarare (NTSC)
Howard Crook, tenor / Jean-Philippe Lafont, baritone / Anna Caleb, soprano / Eberhard Francesco Lorenz, tenor Deutsche Handel-Solisten Jean-Claude Malgoire, conductor
Cat. 100557
LEHAR: The Merry Widow
Dagmar Schellenberger/ Rodney Gilfry/ Ute Gfrerer/ Piotr Beczala/ Rudolf A. Hartmann/ Herbert Prikopa Orchestra/ Choir and Statistenverein of the Opera House Zurich / Franz Welser-Möst
Cat. 100451
  BBC Opus Arte DVD
BRITTEN: The Turn of the Screw
Mark Padmore, tenor / Lisa Milne, soprano / Catrin Wyn Davies, soprano / Diana Montague, mezzo-soprano / Nicholas Kirby Johnson, treble / Caroline Wise, soprano Richard Hickox, conductor
Cat. OA0907D
WAGNER: Das Rheingold
Falk Struckmann, baritone / Graham Clark, tenor / Gunter von Kannen, baritone / Lioba Braun, mezzo-soprano / Kwangchul Youn, bass Liceu Grand Theatre Symphony Orchestra Bertrand de Billy, conductor
Cat. OA0910D
  EuroArt DVD
WAGNER: MOZART: Mitridate
Yvonne Kenny, soprano / Rockwell Blake, tenor / Ashley Putnam, soprano / Brenda Boozer, mezzo-soprano / Patricia Rosario, soprano
Lyon National Opera Orchestra
Theodor Guschlbauer, conductor
Cat. 2053609
BACH, J.S. / BACH, C.P.E.: Ascension Oratorios
Lobet Gott in sein Reichen, BWV 11 Die Auferstehung und Himmelfahrt Jesu
Sophie Karthauser, soprano / Patrizia Hardt, soprano / Christophe Einhorn, tenor / Christoph Genz, tenor / Jan van der Crabben, bass / Stephan Genz, baritone La Petite Bande Ex Tempore Sigiswald Kuijken, conductor
Cat. 2054039
 

To our readers in North and South America: Not all releases are available in the United States. For a complete list of new releases available in your region, please go to www.naxosusa.com.



To unsubscribe, please send an e-mail message to Customer.Service@Naxos.com with "Unsubscribe" in the Subject heading.


http://www.naxos.com

Level 11, Cyberport 1, 100 Cyberport Road, Hong Kong
© Naxos Rights International Ltd. 2004. All rights reserved. Terms and Conditions of Use