Tag Archives: Recordings

Wagner for Brass

A new recording has been released of one of the more remarkable treatments of Wagner’s music: “Wagner for Brass” performed by the Neos Brass and arranged by Herman Jeurissen. (Not to be confused with the Philips CD of the same name featuring the Canadian Brass and members of the Bayreuth orchestra.)  Jeurissen explains in the liner […]

Splendid New Tristan Recording

As part of its series of Wagner works conducted by Marek Janowski, Pentatone Classics has released a recording of a live concert performance of Tristan und Isolde that took place in the Berlin Philharmonie on March 27, 2012.  I enjoyed all of it very much and a great deal of it was revelatory. Janowski seems to […]