Podcast: Mussorgky’s Pictures at an Exhibition

Raymond Bisha discusses Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition. Album Details… Catalogue No.: 8.573016     Podcast: Download (Duration: 17:08 — 13.7MB)


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: The Theatre Music of Jean Sibelius

The great Finnish composer Jean Sibelius is best known for his seven great symphonies. Lost in the shadow of these monunental works is some equally wonderful music he wrote for various theatre productions. This podcast looks at this music, and … Read More →


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Podcast: Majestic Journey – an interview with euphonium virtuoso Adam Frey (extra)

An interview with euphonium virtuoso Adam Frey about his CD Majestic Journey, with music by Kevin Kaska, John Golland, Vladimir Cosma, Peter Graham and Philip Sparke. Adam talks about the history of the euphonium and commissioning composers to write new … Read More →