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Leonard Bernstein – The Composer

Leonard Bernstein – The Composer
  • wykonawca: Leonard Bernstein
  • tytuł: Leonard Bernstein - The Composer
  • premiera: 03-03-2017
  • nośnik nr kat: 88985345312 ( 25 CD )

Sony Classical ma zaszczyt zaprezentować 25 płytowy zestaw nagrań utworów skomponowanych przez jednego z najwybitniejszych artystów muzyki klasycznej XX wieku – Leonarda Bernsteina.
Melomani odnajdą tu symfonie, koncerty i utwory przeznaczone dla teatru, balety i pieśni.
Całość została podzielona na 4 części: Bernstein dyrygujący swoje utwory, muzyka teatralna, pieśni oraz muzyka kameralna i koncertująca. Pierwsza część “Bernstein conducts Bernstein” zawiera nagrania z katalogu Columbii zarejestrowane w latach 1960 – 1974 i zremasterowane przy użyciu 24 bit / 192 kHz technology.
Ostatnie dwie płyty zatytułowane t Bernstein in Jazz , to nagrania opracowań utworów inspirowanych twórczością Leonarda Bernsteina w wykonaniu wielkich artystów jazzowych takich jak: Dave Brubeck, Gary Burton, Aaron Bell, Eldar Djanirov, J.J. Johnson,
Brandford Marsalis, Gerry Mulligan, André Previn, Martial Solal, Richard Stoltzman I inni…
Zestaw zawiera:
BERNSTEIN CONDUCTS BERNSTEIN
DISC 1:
Symphonic Dances from “West Side Story” (March 6, 1961)
Symphonic Suite from the film “On the Waterfront” (May 16, 1960)
DISC 2:
Symphony No. 3 “Kaddish” (To the Beloved Memory of John F. Kennedy) (April 14 & 17, 1964) with Felicia Montealegre, speaker; Jennie Tourel, mezzo-soprano
DISC 3:
Fancy Free – Ballet (June 11, 1963)
Overture to “Candide” (September 28, 1960 & May 20 & June 18, 1963)
Three Dance Episodes from “On the Town” (June 18, 1963)
Prelude, Fugue and Riffs for Solo Clarinet and Jazz Ensemble (May 6, 1963) with Benny Goodman, clarinet
DISC 4:
Chichester Psalms for Chorus and Orchestra (July 26, 1965)
Facsimile – Choreographic Essay for Orchestra (June 18, 1963)
DISC 5:
Symphony No. 2 “The Age of Anxiety” for Piano and Orchestra (July 19, 1965) with Philippe Entremont, piano
Serenade after Plato’s “Symposium” for Solo Violin, Strings, Harp and Percussion (July 22, 1965) with Zino Francescatti, violin
DISC 6/7:
Mass – A Theatre Piece for Singers, Players and Dancers (August & September, 1971)
DISC 8:
Dybbuk (Complete Ballet) (June 7, 1974)
DISC 9:
Symphony No. 1 “Jeremiah” (May 20, 1961) with Jennie Tourel, mezzo-soprano
I Hate Music! A Cycle of Five Kid Songs for Soprano (November 18, 1960) with Jennie Tourel, soprano; Leonard Bernstein, piano
La Bonne Cuisine (Four Recipes) (November 18, 1960) with Jennie Tourel, soprano; Leonard Bernstein, piano
Afterthought – Study for the Ballet “Facsimile” (December 24, 1947) with Blanche Thebom, mezzo-soprano
Seven Anniversaries (September 17, 1947)
BERNSTEIN – THEATER WORKS
DISC 10:
On the Town – Studio Cast Recording (May 31, 1960), conducted by Leonard Bernstein
plus: Overture to On the Town
DISC 11:
Peter Pan – Original Cast Recoding
DISC 12:
Trouble in Tahiti (August 11, 13, 14, 15, 1973), conducted by Leonard Bernstein
DISC 13:
Wonderful Town – Television Cast Recording (November 16, 1958)
DISC 14:
Candide – Original Broadway Cast – First Version (December 9, 1956)
DISC 15/16:
Candide – New Broadway Cast – Chelsea Version (March 18, 1974)
DISC 17:
West Side Story – Original Broadway Cast (September 29, 1957)
DISC 18:
West Side Story – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (August 9, 1960)
DISC 19:
Compilation: The Bernstein Songbook – Songs from his Theatre Works
plus: Take Care of This House from “1600 Pennsylvania Avenue”
BERNSTEIN – SONGS
DISC 20:
Songfest – A Cycle of American Poems for Six Singers and Orchestra (1992):
Opening Hymn
Three Solos
Three Ensembles
Sextet
Three Solos
Closing Hymn
Seven Anniversaries: No. 5 In Memoriam: Nathalie Kossevitzky
Marilyn Horne sings Bernstein (1996):
My House from “Peter Pan”
So Pretty
Greeting
Take Care of this House from “1600 Pennsylvania Avenue”
Rabbit at Top Speed
Sonnet: What Lips my Lips have Kissed
Nachspiel
Dream with Me
DISC 21:
Harolyn Blackwell Sings Bernstein (1994)
A Simple Song from “Mass”
A Little Bit in Love from “Wonderful Town”
I Hate Music – Cycle of 5 Kid Songs
1. I Hate Music
2. Jupiter Has Seven Moons
3. My Name is Barbara
4. A Big Indian and a Little Indian
5. I’m a Person Too
Glitter and Be Gay from “Candide”
Who Am I from “Peter Pan”
Peter, Peter from “Peter Pan”
My House from “Peter Pan”
Songfest, Song Cycle for Singers and Orchestra: Three Solos, II.
A Julia de Burgos, No. 3
Sean Song (for Sean Lennon)
Dream with Me from “Peter Pan”
America from “West Side Story”
A Boy Like That from “West Side Story”
I Have a Love from “West Side Story”
Somewhere from “West Side Story”
BERNSTEIN – CHAMBER AND CONCERT MUSIC
DISC 22:
West Side Story Suite (2000) with Joshua Bell, violin
Overture to “Candide”, arr. Sobol (2015) with Sabine Meyer, clarinet
Sonata for Clarinet and Piano (1994) with Richard Stoltzman, clarinet
Rondo for Lifey (for trumpet and piano) (1992) with Wynton Marsalis, trumpet
Clarinet Sonata, arr. Ma (arr. for Cello) (1992) with Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sonata for Clarinet, arr. Ramin (Orchestral Version) (1993) with Richard Stoltzman, clarinet
Olympic Hymn (1996)
BERNSTEIN ON BRASS
DISC 23:
The Canadian Brass Plays Bernstein (1996)
BERNSTEIN IN JAZZ
DISC 24/25:
Bernstein played by Dave Brubeck, Gary Burton, Aaron Bell, Eldar Djanirov, J.J. Johnson,
Brandford Marsalis, Gerry Mulligan, André Previn, Martial Solal, Richard Stoltzman et al.