Capital Public Radio Classical Music Host Kent Teeters has four new recordings for Sound Advice, including Mozart (with a local connection) and some powerful Russian symphonies.
CD title: Mozart – Opera Arias & Overtures
Scottish Chamber Orchestra, conductor Christian Baldini, soprano Elizabeth Watts
Recording: Linn Records, CD #460
CD title: Under Stalin’s Shadow – Shostakovich: Symphony No. 10
Boston Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andris Nelsons
Recording: Deutsche Grammophon, CD # 002352702
Video: Shostakovich – Symphony No. 10, conductor Valery Gergiev, National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America.
CD title: Tchaikovsky – Symphony No. 5, Romeo and Juliet (Fantasy-Overture)
San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, conductor Michael Tilson Thomas
Recording: SFS Media, CD 0062
San Francisco Symphony, conductor Michael Tilson Thomas