Schubert - Death and the Maiden (part 1)
First part of 1st movement. The Alban Berg Quartet. Once again, please forgive me for the way I've had to split this. This is one of my favourite works!
String Quartet No. 14 (Schubert) - Schubert - Death and the Maiden (part 1)
First part of 1st movement. The Alban Berg Quartet. Once again, please forgive me for the way I've had to split this. This is one of my favourite works!
Dead Man Walking (opera)
Dead Man Walking the Opera based on the book by Helen Prejean. Music by Jake Heggie, Libretto by Terrence McNally. Production Presented by Andrew McManus and...
Totentanz (Liszt)
Totentanz is now available on Live at the Royal Albert Hall DVD! get your copy today at Amazon.com http://www.amazon.co.uk/Live-Royal-Albert-Hall-DVD/dp/B0...
Piano Trio No. 2 (Shostakovich)
Get the CD from the iTunes store now http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/shostakovich-piano-trio-no.2/id366791396?i=366 http://www.thegreenwichtrio.com/ Perform...
Dantons Tod
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The Death of Klinghoffer
The opera tells the true story of the hijacking of the passenger liner Achille Lauro by the Palestine Liberation Front in 1985, and the resulting death of Je...
Cantabile (symphonic suite)
Finale: Carillon - Lacrymae Mundi (excerpt) from the symphonic suite 'Cantabile' by Frederik Magle (More info at http://www.magle.dk/works/cantabile-symphoni...
Dante Sonata
Enrico Pace plays Liszt's Dante Sonata (part 1 of 2)
The Dream of Gerontius
The wonderful bass-baritone Gerald Finley, as the Priest, sings: Go forth upon thy journey, Christian soul. The Priest and Assistants: Proficiscere, anima...
Symphony No. 2 (Mahler)
Symphony No. 2 in C minor, Resurrection: Mov. 1, Allegro maestoso Gustav Mahler (1860-1911) Conducted by Leonard Bernstein Sheila Armstrong, soprano Jane...
The Dream of Gerontius
The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38, is a work for voices and orchestra in two parts composed by Edward Elgar in 1900, to text from the poem by John Henry Newman. It relates the journey of a pious man's so...
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Dantons Tod
Dantons Tod (German for Danton's Death) is an opera by composer Gottfried von Einem to a libretto by Boris Blacher and Gottfried von Einem after Georg Büchner's 1835 play of the same name. Its first p...
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Dead Man Walking (opera)
Dead Man Walking is the first opera by Jake Heggie, with a libretto by Terrence McNally. Based on the book of the same name by Sister Helen Prejean, CSJ, the work premiered on October 7, 2000 at the W...
Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary
Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary, Z. 860 is a march, canzona, and anthem for orchestra and choir written by Henry Purcell in 1695 for the funeral of Queen Mary II of England. Parts of the piece wer...
Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary - Wikipedia
The Green Table
The Green Table is a ballet by the German choreographer Kurt Jooss and his most popular work, depicting the futility of peace negotiations of the 1930s. It was the first work to be fully notated using...
Metamorphosen
Metamorphosen, Study for 23 Solo Strings, subtitled "In memoriam", is a composition by Richard Strauss, scored for ten violins, five violas, five cellos, and three double basses. It was composed durin...
Metamorphosen - Wikipedia
Kindertotenlieder
Kindertotenlieder (Songs on the Death of Children) is a song cycle for voice and orchestra by Gustav Mahler. The words of the songs are poems by Friedrich Rückert.
The original Kindertotenlieder w...
Totentanz (Liszt)
Totentanz (English: Dance of the Dead): Paraphrase on Dies irae, S.126, is the name of a symphonic piece for solo piano and orchestra by Franz Liszt, which is notable for being based on the Gregor...
Totentanz (Liszt) - Wikipedia
Death and the Maiden (The Verlaines song)
"Death and the Maiden" is a song by New Zealand rock band The Verlaines. It was released as a single in 1983 and is arguably the most popular song in their discography.The 'B' side of the record was C...
Death and the Maiden (The Verlaines song) - Wikipedia
Piano Trio No. 2 (Shostakovich)
The Piano Trio No. 2 in E minor, for violin, cello and piano, Op. 67, by Dmitri Shostakovich was written in 1944, in the midst of World War II.
The composition was dedicated to Shostakovich's goo...
Symphony No. 2 (Mahler)
The Symphony No. 2 by Gustav Mahler, known as the Resurrection Symphony, was written between 1888 and 1894, and first performed in 1895. Apart from the Eighth Symphony, this symphony was Mahler's most...
Symphony No. 2 (Mahler) - Wikipedia
Black Angels (Crumb)
Black Angels (Edition Peters, New York, no. 66304, copyright 1971), subtitled "Thirteen Images from the Dark Land", is a work for "electric string quartet" by the American avant-garde composer George ...
String Quartet No. 14 (Schubert)
The String Quartet No. 14 in D minor, known as Death and the Maiden, by Franz Schubert, is one of the pillars of the chamber music repertoire. Composed in 1824, after the composer suffered through a s...
String Quartet No. 14 (Schubert) - Wikipedia
Cantabile (symphonic suite)
Cantabile is a work composed from 2004 to 2009 by Frederik Magle. It consists of three symphonic poems (or movements) based on poems written by Henrik, the Prince Consort of Denmark published in his b...