HEARD: Playlist, 9/25-10/1/17

October 3rd, 2017, 11:00 am by Greg

Just so you know where our ears have been at, here’s a rundown of what we’ve been spinning at Nippertown HQ (and in the Nippermobile) this past week – CDs, vinyl, streaming and maybe even a cassette or two:

Nashville Chamber Orchestra: Conversations in Silence (Warner Bros., 1997)
Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Concentus Musicus Wien: Mozart: Early Symphonies, Vol. 2 (Deutsche Harmonia Mundi, 2006)
Daniel Barenboim, Chicago Symphony Orchestra: Pathetique, Beethoven & Tchaikovsky (Teldec, 1998)
Isabelle Faust, Claudio Abbado, Orchestra Mozart: Berg & Beethoven Violin Concertos (Harmonia Mundi, 2012)
Towa Tei: Last Century Modern (Elektra, 2000)
Loudon Wainwright III: Grown Man (Charisma, 1995)
Loudon Wainwright III: Fame and Wealth (Rounder, 1987)
Loudon Wainwright III: Attempted Mustache (Columbia/Legacy, 1998)
Michel Benita: Ramblin’ (Nocturne, 2007)
James MacMillan, London Chamber Orchestra: Seven Last Words from the Cross (Catalyst, 1995)
Balanescu Quartet: Byrne/Moran/Lurie/Torke (Argo, 1992)
Molly Newton: Winter (Halcyon, 1995)
Sonny Rollins: This Is What I Do (Mileston, 2000)
John Harle, Bournemouth Sinfonietta: Nyman/Bryars/Westbrook: Saxophone Works (Argo, 1992)
Max Levinson: Out of Doors: Piano Music of Bela Bartok (NK2, 1998)
William Bolcom: Darius Milhaud, Piano Music (Nonesuch, 1975)
Hasmik Papian, Cracow Phiharmonic Chorus, Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra: Wojciech Kilar: Choral & Orchestral Works (Naxos, 2002)
Leonard Bernstein, Orchestre National de France: Darius Milhaud’s “La Creation du Monde” (EMI, 1987)
Moondog & the London Saxophonic: Sax Pax for a Sax (Atlantic, 1994)
Gerry Mulligan, Erich Kunzel, Houston Symphony: Symphonic Dreams (Pro Acoustic Digital, 1987)

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Marin Alsop, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra: Kurt Weill’s Symphonies Nos. 1 & 2 (Naxos, 2005)
Charles Mingus: Mingus Dynasty (Columbia/Legacy, 1994)
Charles Mingus: East Coasting (Bethlehem, 2005)
Walter Jackson: The Best of Walter Jackson: Welcome Home, the Okeh Years (Okeh/Legacy, 1996)
ABBA: Thank You for the Music (Polydor, 1994)
Glenn Gould: Beethoven Piano Sonatas, Vol. 1 (Sony Classical, 1994)
The Divine Comedy: Promenade (Setanta, 1994)
Old Fire: Songs from the Haunted South (Kscope, 2017)
Rusty Young: Waitin’ for the Sun (Blue Elan, 2017)
Ward Thomas: Cartwheels (WTW, 2016)
Sparks: Hippopotamus (BMG, 2017)
Paula Cole: Ballads (675 Records, 2017)
Royal Palace at Memphis: The Great Mississippi River Flood of 1927 (Royal Palace at Memphis, 2011)
Jeff Lang: Cedar Grove (Wind River, 1998)
Charles Mingus: Mingus Ah Um (Columbia, 1959)
Tom Harrell: Paradise (Bluebird, 2001)
Vainio Vaisanen Vega: Endless (Mute, 1998)
Elliot Goldenthal: “Final Fantasy”: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Sony Classical, 2001)
Leila Josefowicz, Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra: Esa-Pekka Salonen: Out of Nowhere (Deutsche Grammophon, 2012)