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Philharmonia Orchestra, New Philharmonia Orchestra, Philharmonia String Quartet, Otto Klemperer
[The documentary] demonstrates that his recordings made in London some thirty years later were not just a matter of superlative playing but also of deeply-felt involvement by the conductor. — More…
Rebecca Evans (Gretel), Jennifer Larmore (Hansel), Jane Henschel (The Witch), Rosalind Plowright (Gertrude), Robert Hayward (Peter), Sarah Tynan (Dew Fairy), Diana Montague (Sandman), Sarah Coppen (Cuckoo)
Philharmonia Orchestra & New London Children’s Choir, Sir Charles Mackerras
What distinguishes this version is primarily the vigorous and large-scale conducting of Sir Charles Mackerras. — More…
New York Philharmonic Orchestra, West Side Story Orchestra, Isaac Stern (violin), Fritz Kreisler (cadenza), Yehudi Menuhin (violin), Philippe Entremont (piano), Gary Graffman (piano), John Corigliano (violin), Marni Nixon (vocal), Jim Bryant (vocal), Leonard Bernstein (piano), Zino Francescatti (violin),...
Christel Goltz (soprano)
Chor der Staatsoperette Dresden, Karl Böhm
New Symphony Orchestra of London, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Sir Alexander Gibson
Tam O'Shanter Overture is outstanding. It is one of Arnold's most brilliantly entertaining and evocative pieces, full of Scottish devilry, with the macabre humour delectably brought out...A disc... — More…