Podcast: An Interview with Peter Breiner (Extra)

An interview with Peter Breiner who was commissioned to create orchestral suites from the operas of Czech composer Leos Janacek. These brilliant arrangements truly reflect the unique musical language that make Janacek’s operas some of the best written in the … Read More →


Next Volume of Janacek’s Operatic Orchestral Suite

On April 28, Naxos releases the second of a three-disc series of recordings of orchestral suites created from operas by Czech composer Leoš Janáček. The second volume of suites, arranged and conducted by Czech-born Peter Breiner, features performances by the … Read More →


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Podcast: An interview with Sir Charles Mackerras

Sir Charles Mackerras is one of the leading conductors of our time. He is now 83, though he shows no sign of slowing down. In this podcast he talks about studying the original scores of Mozart and Handel, about studying … Read More →