125 Years of the Royal Scottish National Orchestra
During the 2015/2016 season, the Royal Scottish National Orchestra celebrates their 125th birthday. This two disc set includes the very best compiled recordings over a three decade span, including works by Wagner, Nielsen, Webern, Holst, and more. The Royal Scottish National Orchestra was originally founded in 1891 under the name the Scottish Orchestra. They have worked with the very best conductors, composers, and soloists, Aaron Copland, Luciano Pavarotti, and Richard Strauss to name a few.
Catalog Number: CHAN 241-55
Composer: Alexander Glazunov, Anton von Webern, Bohuslav Martinů, Camille Saint-Saëns, Carl Nielsen, Claude Debussy, Dmitri Shostakovich, Felix Mendelssohn, George Enescu, Gustav Holst, Hamish MacCunn, Jean Sibelius, John Adams, Richard Strauss, Richard Wagner, Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor: Bryden Thomson, Matthias Bamert, Neeme Järvi, Peter Oundjian, Sir Alexander Gibson, Stéphane Denève
Orchestra/Ensemble: Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Royal Scottish National Orchestra Chorus
Performer: Felicity Lott, Lydia Mordkovitch