Composers A-D

Alexandersson, Helmer: Symphony No. 2, Overture in C minor

Alexandersson, Helmer
CDS 1076-2 Helmer Alexandersson (1886-1927): Overture in C minor; Symphony No. 2 in G minor. Uppsala Chamber Orchestra conducted by Paul Mägi

Here is nothing less than a Swedish Tchaikovsky! A very...

Alfvén, Hugo: Cantatas (Vol. 1)

Alfvén, Hugo: Cantatas (Vol. 1)
CDS 1036-2 Hugo Alfvén (1872-1960): At the Turn of the Century; Cantata for the 1917 Reformation Festivies in Uppsala; The Bells. Lena Hoel, soprano; Karl-Magnus Fredriksson, baritone; Royal...

Alfvén, Hugo: Cantatas (Vol. 2)

Alfvén, Hugo: Cantatas (Vol. 2)
CDS 1058-2 Hugo Alfvén (1872-1960): Revelation Cantata, Op. 31; Cantata for the 450th anniversary of Uppsala University, Op. 45.

The Revelation Cantata was...

Alfvén, Hugo: Orchestral Suites

Alfvén, Hugo: Orchestral Suites
CDS 1012-2 Hugo Alfvén (1872-1960): En bygdesaga, Op. 53; Synnöve Solbakken, Op. 50. Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra conducted by Hans-Peter Frank (Op. 53); Norrköping Symphony Orchestra conducted by...

Alnæs, Eyvind: Symphony

Alnæs, Eyvind: Symphony
CDS 1084-2 Eyvind Alnæs (1872-1932): Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op 7; Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op 45 Latvian National Symphony Orchestra conducted by Terje Mikkelsen.

Andrée, Elfrida: Symphony in A minor, Fritiof Suite

Andrée, Elfrida: Symphony in A minor, Fritiof Suite
CDS 1016-2 Elfrida Andrée (1841-1929): Symphony in A minor; Fritiof Suite. Stockholm Symphony Orchestra conducted by Gustaf Sjökvist.

Elfrida Andrée was a Reinecke pupil, as is obvious from the...

Arban, Jean-Baptiste (& Miroslaw Koennemann, Jacques Offenbach, Konradin Kreutzer, Johann Strauss II, Charles Gounod): Gruß aus Baden-Baden!

Arban, Jean-Baptiste (& Miroslaw Koennemann, Jacques Offenbach, Konradin Kreutzer, Johann Strauss II, Charles Gounod): Gruß aus Baden-Baden!
CDS 1062-2 Miloslaw Koennemann (1826-1890): Der Fremersberg (1853); Jacques Offenbach (1819-1880): La Princesse de Trébizonde - overture (1869); Konradin Kreutzer (1780-1849): Das Nachtlager von...

Atterberg, Kurt: Piano Concerto; Violin Concerto

Atterberg, Kurt: Piano Concerto; Violin Concerto
CDS 1034-2 Kurt Atterberg (1887-1974): Piano Concerto in B flat minor, Op. 37; Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 7. Dan Franklin Smith, piano; Christian Bergqvist, violin. Gävle Symphony Orchestra...

Atterberg, Kurt: Symphonies No. 1 & 4

Atterberg, Kurt: Symphonies No. 1 & 4
CDS 1010-2 Kurt Atterberg (1887-1974): Symphony No. 1; Symphony No. 4, "Sinfonia piccola". Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra conducted by Stig Westerberg (No. 1); Norrköping Symphony Orchestra...

Atterberg, Kurt: Symphonies No. 7 & 8

Atterberg, Kurt: Symphonies No. 7 & 8
CDS 1026-2 Kurt Atterberg (1887-1974): Symphony No 7, Op 45 (1941/2) "Sinfonia Romantica"; Symphony No 8, Op 48 (1944/45). Malmö Symphony Orchestra conducted by Michail Jurowski.

Again Atterberg...

Auber, Daniël-François: Overtures

Auber, Daniël-François: Overtures
CDS 1039-2 Daniel-François Auber (1782-1871): Jenny Bell Overture; L'Enfant prodigue Overture; La Sirène Overture; Bolero & Air from "Vendôme en Espagne"; Overture and Ballet Nr. 5 from "Le Dieu et...

Aulin, Tor: Violin Concerto No. 1 & 2 and other pieces

Aulin, Tor: Violin Concerto No. 1 & 2 and other pieces
CDS 1050-2 Tor Aulin (1866-1914): Concert Piece in G minor for violin and orchestra ('Violin Concerto No. 1', 1891); Violin Concerto No. 2 (1893); Gotlandish Dances (1910); Swedish Dances (1913)...

Aulin, Tor: Mäster Olof Suite (& Ture Rangström: Dithyramb)

Aulin, Tor: Mäster Olof Suite (& Ture Rangström: Dithyramb)
CDS 1011-2 Strindberg in Music. Tor Aulin (1866-1914): Mäster Olof Suite. Ture Rangström (1884-1947): Dithyramb. Örebro Symphony orchestra conducted by Göran W. Nilson.

Dark drama infuses Dityramb...

Bellini, Vinvenzo: Italian Masterpieces for clarinet or basset horn and orchestra

Italain Masterpices
CDS 1094-2 Stephan Siegenthaler brings us a selection of masterpieces from the Italian masters like Bellini, Donizetti and Rossini in cooperation with the capella Istropolitana and Kaspar Zehnder.

From 1989 to 1995 Stephan Siegenthaler..

Bengtsson, Gustaf: Symphony No. 1 and other pieces

Bengtsson, Gustaf: Symphony No. 1 and other pieces
CDS 1008-2 Gustaf Bengtsson (1886-1965): Symphony No. 1 in C minor; Vettern, Symphonic Suite & I Vadstena kloster, Suite. Gävle Symphony Orchestra conducted by Mats Liljefors.

Bengtsson, Gustaf: Violin & Cello Concertos

Bengtsson, Gustaf: Violin & Cello Concertos
CDS 1063-2 Gustaf Bengtsson (1886-1965): Violin Concerto in B minor (1941); Cello Concerto in A minor (1932). Tobias Ringborg, violin; Mats Rondin, cello; Malmö Opera Orchestra conducted by Mats...

Berg, Nathanael: Symphony No. 4 and other pieces

Berg, Nathanael: Symphony No. 4 and other pieces
CDS 1019-2 Nathanael Berg (1879-1957): Suite from 'Birgitta'; Piano Concerto in C sharp minor; Symphony No. 4, "Pezzo Sinfonico", Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Per Borin

Berwald, Franz: The Battle of Leipzig

Berwald, Franz: The Battle of Leipzig
CDS 1051-2 Franz Berwald (1796-1868): The Battle of Leipzig; Concerto for Two Violins & Orchestra; Theme & Variations for Violin & Orchestra; The Queen of Golconda: Overture & Dances; Estrella di...

Berwald, Franz (& Jacopo Foroni, Ludvig Norman, Andreas Randel, August Söderman, Joseph Martin Kraus): Swedish Overtures

Berwald, Franz (& Jacopo Foroni, Ludvig Norman, Andreas Randel, August Söderman, Joseph Martin Kraus): Swedish Overtures
CDS 1009-2 Ouverturer Å Kongl. Theatern: Jacopo Foroni (1825-1858) Overture No.3 in A major (c.1850); Franz Berwald (1796-1868) "The Dressmaker" (1845) & "I enter a Monastery" (1842); Ludwig Norman...

Brendler, Eduard: Ryno - The Knight Errand (Opera; 2CD)

Brendler, Eduard: Ryno - The Knight Errand (Opera; 2CD)
CDS 1031/2-2 Eduard Brendler (1800-1831): Ryno - The Knight Errand.Soloists, members of the Choir of Stora Teatern, Gothenburg. Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra conducted by Anders Wiklund.

Perhaps...

Brun, Fritz: Symphony No. 3

Brun, Fritz: Symphony No. 3
CDS 1059-2 Fritz Brun (1878-1929): Symphony No 3 in D minor. Moscow Symphony Orchestra conducted by Adriano

At last a CD only devoted to this remarkable and highly original composer.

Busoni, Ferruccio: Italian Masterpieces for clarinet or basset horn and orchestra

Italain Masterpices
CDS 1094-2 Stephan Siegenthaler brings us a selection of masterpieces from the Italian masters like Bellini, Donizetti and Rossini in cooperation with the capella Istropolitana and Kaspar Zehnder.

The symphonic poem ...

Burgmüller, Norbert: Symphony No. 1 (& Hugo Staehle: Symphony No. 1)

Burgmüller, Norbert: Symphony No. 1 (& Hugo Staehle: Symphony No. 1)
CDS 1046-2 Norbert Burgmüller (1810-1836): Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 2; Hugo Staehle (1826-1848): Symphony No. 1 in C minor. Orchester des Staatstheaters Kassel conducted by Marc Piollet.

Two ...

Büttner, Paul: Symphony No. 4; Heroic Overture

Büttner, Paul: Symphony No. 4; Heroic Overture
CDS 1048-2 Paul Büttner (1870-1943): Heroic Overture (1925); Symphony No. 4 (1917-19). Berlin Radio SO conducted by Hans-Peter Frank (overture) and Gerhard Pflüger (symphony).

This is hardly...

Byström, Oscar: Symphony in D minor and other works

Byström, Oscar: Symphony in D minor and other works
CDS 1025-2 Oscar Byström (1821-1909): Symphony in D minor; Andantino; Overture in D major; Overture to "Herman Vimpel"; Concert Waltzes 1 & 3

Cliffe, Frederic: Symphony No. 1; Cloud & Sunshine

Cliffe, Frederic: Symphony No. 1; Cloud & Sunshine
CDS 1055-2 Frederic Cliffe (1857-1931): Symphony No. 1 in C minor; Cloud & Sunshine. Malmö Opera Orchestra conducted by Christopher Fifield

First English romantic on the Sterling label. Cliffe, who ...

Crusell, Bernhard Henrik: Concertante for Clarinet, Horn and Bassoon and other works

Crusell, Bernhard Henrik: Concertante for Clarinet, Horn and Bassoon and other works
CDS 1072-2 Bernhard Henrik Crusell (1775-1838): Concertante for Clarinet, Horn and Basson; Concert for two Clarinets (Krommer, arr.); Funeral March. Dan Larsson, Erik Rapp, Andreas From, Staffan ...

Crusell, Bernhard Henrik / Beethoven, Ludwig van: Fantasy on Swedish National Melodies / Septet in E flat

Crusell, Bernhard Henrik / Beethoven, Ludwig van: Fantasy on Swedish National Melodies / Septet in E flat
CDS 1080-2 Bernhard Crusell (1775-1838): Fantasy on Swedish National Melodies, Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827): Septet in E Flat, Op. 20 (arr. Crusell). Ostgöta Blåsarsymfoniker conducted by Olof Boman

De Lange, Daniël: Symphony Nr. 1 (& Bernard Zweers: Symphony Nr. 1)

De Lange, Daniël: Symphony Nr. 1 (& Bernard Zweers: Symphony Nr. 1)
CDS 1068-2 Bernard Zweers (1854-1924): Symphony No. 1 & Daniël de Lange (1841-1918): Symphony No. 1. Netherlands Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ed Spanjaard (Zweers) and Anthony Halstead (De Lange),...

Donizetti, Gaetano: Italian Masterpieces for clarinet or basset horn and orchestra

Italain Masterpices
CDS 1094-2 Stephan Siegenthaler brings us a selection of masterpieces from the Italian masters like Bellini, Donizetti and Rossini in cooperation with the capella Istropolitana and Kaspar Zehnder.

From 1989 to 1995 Stephan Siegenthaler..

Dukas, Paul: Symphony in C major; Goetz de Berlichingen; Le Roi Lear

Dukas, Paul: Symphony in C major; Goetz de Berlichingen; Le Roi Lear
CDS 1074-2 Paul Dukas (1865-1935): Symphony in C major; Goetz de Berlichingen, overture; Le Roi Lear, overture. Württembergische Philharmonie Reutlingen conducted by Fabrice Bollon
Paul Dukas' oeuvre as a composer has always been very small, due to his (overly?) self-critical approach. The Symphony in C minor was a piece the composer cherished nonetheless.

Du Puy, Edouard (& C.E.F. Weyse, Friedrich Kuhlau, J.P.E. Hartmann, Peter Heise, C.F.E. Horneman): Romantic Danish Overtures ...

Du Puy, Edouard (& C.E.F. Weyse, Friedrich Kuhlau, J.P.E. Hartmann, Peter Heise, C.F.E. Horneman): Romantic Danish Overtures
CDS 1018-2 Romantic Danish Overtures: Edouard du Puy (1773-1822): Youth and Folly overture (1806); C.E.F. Weyse (1774-1842): The Sleeping-Draught overture (1809); Friedrich Kuhlau (1786-1832): William Shakespeare overture

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