Month: January 2019

Shoka: Japanese Children Songs

cd_shoka CONDUCTOR Kent Nagano COMPOSER Jean-Pascal Beintus ARTISTS Orchestre symphonique de Montréal (OSM) Kent Nagano Diana Damrau Chœur des enfants de Montréal WORKS One day, Kent Nagano listened carefully when his wife was singing a children’s song to his daughter. The song told a chapter of Japanese history previously unknown to him: It told of emotion,... Read more »

Beethoven: Symphonies Nos 1 and 7, Departure – Utopia

beethoven_symph_1_7 beethoven_symph_1_7 beethoven_symph_1_7 CONDUCTOR Kent Nagano COMPOSER Beethoven Public Partner WORKS Honegger/Ibert, L'Aiglon Drame lyrique en cinq actes sur un livret d'après la pièce en six actes L'Aiglon d'Edmond Rostand (1900), adaptée par Henri Cain Company Analekta Series Number AN 2 9887 Recording 2014 LINKS

Mahler: Orchesterlieder

malher CONDUCTOR Kent Nagano COMPOSER Mahler WORKS Mahler, Orchesterlieder Christian Gerhaher, baritone Public Partner Company Analekta Series Number B00BCL79GY Recording Januray 12 and 14, 2012 LINKS

Alain Lefèvre – Kent Nagano

osm_lefevre_nagano CONDUCTOR Kent Nagano COMPOSER Rachmaninov Scriabine WORKS Rachmaninov, Concerto pour piano no. 4, op. 40 Scriabine, Prometheus, ou Poème du feu, op. 60 Soliste Alain Lefèvre, piano Public Partner Company Analekta Series Number AN 29288 Recording 20 mars 2012 LINKS

Beethoven: Ninth Symphony, Humain Misery – Humain Love

osm_beethov_9 CONDUCTOR Kent Nagano COMPOSER Beethoven ARTISTS Ivars Taurin, Invited Chorus Director Chorus OSM Chorus Tafelmusik Chamber Choir Soloists Erin Wall, Soprano Mihko Kujimura, Mezzo-soprano Simon O'Neill, Tenor Mikhail Petrenko, Bass Guest artist Yann Martel, Author and Narrator WORKS Beethoven,  Symphony No. 9 Public Partner Company Analekta, Sony Series Number AN 2 9885, SONY 191944 Recording... Read more »

Beethoven, In the Breath of Time : Symphonies Nos. 6 and 8; Grosse Fuge

osm_beethov_6-8 CONDUCTOR Kent Nagano COMPOSER Beethoven ARTISTS Guest Artist David Suzuki, Author and Narrator WORKS Beethoven, Symphony No.6 Beethoven, Symphony No.8 Beethoven, Grosse Fuge, Op.133 Public Partners Company OSM, SONY Series Number OSMCD7437, SONY 792360 Recording August 2011 (Europe), September 2011 (Canada), October 2011 (USA) LINKS

Beethoven: Gods, Heroes and Man

osm_beethov_3 CONDUCTOR Kent Nagano COMPOSER Beethoven WORKS Beethoven, Creatures of Prometheus, Op. 43, excerpts Beethoven, Symphony No. 3 «Eroica», Op. 55 Public Partners Company Analekta, Sony Series Number AN 2 9838-9, SONY 85737 Recording March 2011 LINKS

Messie de Handel (CD)

04-osm_handel_messiah CONDUCTOR Kent Nagano COMPOSER Handel ARTISTS Soloists Daniel Taylor, Counter-tenor Dominique Labelle, Soprano WORKS Handel, Messiah Company CBC Series Number Smcd5251 (CD) Recording December 2010 LINKS

Mahler : Das Lied von der Erde

05-osm_mahler CONDUCTOR Kent Nagano COMPOSER Mahler ARTISTS Soloists Klaus Florian Vogt, ténor Christian Gerhaher, baryton WORKS Mahler, Das Lied von der Erde Public Partner Company OSM, SONY Series Number OSMCD-7436, SONY750821 Recording September 8, 2009 (Canada) LINKS