Record Labels Archives: Dacapo

NielsenGilb

NY Philharmonic Nielsen Cycle Concludes on a High Note

Nielsen was a high energy composer, perfectly suited to a "muscle" orchestra like the New York Philharmonic. Listening to these tw...
norgard

Per Norgard’s First and Eighth from Dacapo

Between its Nielsen cycle with the New York Philharmonic and now this recording featuring the Vienna Philharmonic, Dacapo has come...
Nielsen4

Gilbert’s Powerful Nielsen Cycle Continues

These are strong, exciting performances of symphonies that demand the sort of bold muscularity in their execution that these artis...
Riisager

Dacapo’s Riisager Edition Concludes Brilliantly

This third and, sadly, last entry in Dacapo's Riisager Symphonic Edition contains some of the best music so far, smashingly perfor...
Lindberg

Magnificent Magnus Lindberg On Dacapo

When was the last time a composer in residence at a major orchestra produced three first-rate pieces? Here is your answer. Magnus ...
MozFisch

Big Boxes: Fischer’s Mozart Complete Symphonies

There is some controversy about just how many symphonies Mozart wrote, and what qualifies for inclusion in the series, but this se...
MozFisch

Mozart Symphonies Vol. 10 from Fischer, Still HIP

Adam Fischer and his Danish National Chamber Orchestra use modern instruments, but they play in period style. This means little to...
Riisager

Riisager Volume 2: Neoclassical Energy and Tart Lyricism

The five works presented in this second volume of the Riisager "Symphonic Edition" reflect the composer's neoclassical leanings: s...
Holmboe

Two and a Half Glorious World Premiere Holmboe Concertos

Let's not mince words. This is a great disc. The "half" concerto refers to the very early (1929) Concerto for Orchestra, a single ...
dacaponielsen

Dacapo’s Smoking New Nielsen Cycle

The New York Philharmonic is a powerhouse orchestra, Nielsen is a powerhouse symphonist, and Alan Gilbert revels in the music's en...