&ldquoAs Alsop faced the cellos and drew from them the most tremendously shaped phrases with every inflection of her baton, you were aware of being in the presence of greatness.&rdquo


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Adams: Nixon in China
Naxos 8.669022-24
October 2009
Adams: Shaker Loops
Naxos 8.559031
September 2004
Barber: Capricorn Concerto

Stéphane Rancourt (oboe)
John Gracie (trumpet)
Karen Jones (flute)

Naxos 8.559135
October 2004
Barber: Complete Orchestral Works
Naxos 8.506021 (6 CDs)
September 2010
Barber: Concerto for piano
and orchestra

Stephen Prutsmann (piano)

Naxos 8.559133
August 2002
Barber: Knoxville Summer
of 1915

Karina Gauvin (soprano)
Thomas Trotter (organ)

Naxos 8.559134
March 2004
Barber: Orchestral Works, Vol.1
Naxos 8.559024
May 2000
Barber: Orchestral Works, Vol.2

Wendy Warner (cello)

Naxos 8.559088
January 2001
Barber: Violin Concerto Op.14

James Buswell (violin)

Naxos 8.559044
November 2001
Bartók: Bluebeard's Castle

Andreas Mélath (mezzo soprano)
Gustáv Belácek (bass)

Naxos 8.660928
November 2007
Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra
Naxos 8.572486
April 2012
Bartók: The Miraculous Mandarin (Complete Ballet)
Naxos 8.557433
April 2005
Bartók: The Wooden Prince (complete ballet)
Naxos 8.570534
March 2008
Bernstein: Chichester Psalms

Bournemouth Symphony Chorus

Naxos 8.559177
September 2003
Bernstein: Mass

Jubilant Sykes (baritone)

Naxos 8.559622-23
January 1970
Bernstein: Serenade; Facsimile; Divertimento

Philippe Quint (violin)

Naxos 8.559245
November 2005
Bernstein: Symphonies 1&2

Jennifer Johnson Cano, mezzo soprano

Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano

January 2017
Bernstein: Symphony No. 3 "Kaddish"

The Washington Chorus
The Maryland State Boychoir
The São Paulo Symphony Choir
Kelley Nassief, Soprano
Claire Bloom, Narrator

Naxos 8.559742
September 2015
Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem

Anna Lucia Richter (soprano) 
Stephan Genz (baritone)

Naxos 8.572996
July 2013
Brahms: Symphony No. 1
Naxos 8.557428
February 2005
Brahms: Symphony No. 2
Naxos 8.557429
November 2005
Brahms: Symphony No. 3
Naxos 8.557430
January 2007
Brahms: Symphony No. 4
Naxos 8.570233
January 1970
Burwasser: Flux
MMC Recordings 2147
July 2006
Collins: Music of Edward Collins, Vol. II

Leslie Stifelman (piano)

Albany Records, Troy 267
November 1997
Collins: Music of Edward Collins, Vol. III

William Wolfram (piano)

Albany Records, Troy 625
September 2003
Collins: Music of Edward Collins, Vol. IV

William Wolfram (piano)

Albany Records, Troy 630
October 2003
Collins: Music of Edward Collins, Vol. IX

Peter Auty (tenor)
Andrea Baker (mezzo soprano)
Lisa Milne (soprano)
Keel Watson (bass baritone)
Roland Wood (baritone)
Peter Coleman-Wright (baritone)

Albany Records, Troy 1210
August 2010
Collins: Music of Edward Collins, Vol. VI

Royal Scottish National Chorus
Jeni Bern (soprano)
Jane Irwin (mezzo soprano)
Peter Auty (tenor)
Henry Waddington (bass)

Albany Records, Troy 650
April 2004
Collins: Music of Edward Collins, Vol. VII
Albany Records, Troy 657
May 2004
Copland: Symphony No.1
Naxos 8.559359
October 2008
Corigliano: The Red Violin Concerto

Joshua Bell (violin)

Sony Classical 88060
September 2007
Daugherty: Philadelphia Stories

Evelyn Glennie (percussion)

Naxos 8.559165
August 2004
Daugherty: Route 66

Evelyn Glennie (percussion)

Naxos 8.559613
January 2011
Dvořák: Symphony No. 6
Naxos 8.570995
November 2010
Dvořák: Symphony No.9, "From the New World"
Naxos 8.570714
June 2008
Dvořák: Symphony Nos.7 & 8
Naxos 8.572112
May 2010
Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue,
I Got Rhythm

Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano)

Decca CD 478 2189
March 2010
Glass: Of Beauty & Light
(box set)
Naxos 8.503202 (3 CDs)
June 2008
Glass: Symphonies Nos. 2 and 3
Naxos 8.559202
October 2004
Glass: Symphony No.4 'Heroes'
Naxos 8.559325
January 2007
Glass: Violin Concerto No.2

Robert McDuffie (violin)

Orange Mountain 72
October 2010
Harris: Symphonies Nos. 3 and 4

Colorado Symphony Chorus

Naxos 8.559227
March 2006
Harris: Symphony Nos. 5 and 6
Naxos 8.559609
January 2010
Hersch: Symphonies Nos.1 and 2
Naxos 8.559281
October 2006
Johnson, James, P: Harlem Symphony & Jazz A Mine

Leslie Stifelman (piano)

Nimbus NI2745
November 2011
Johnson, James, P:
Victory Stride

Leslie Stifelman (piano)

MusicMasters 01612-67140-2
March 2002
Larsen: Deep Summer Music

John Kinzie (marimba)

Koch KIC-CD-7520
March 2002
Mahler: Symphony No. 1 ‘Titan’
Naxos 8.572207
September 2012
Nelson: In a Lighter Touch
MMC Recordings 2110
May 2006
Orff: Carmina Burana

Bournemouth Symphony Youth Chorus
Highcliffe Junior Choir
Claire Rutter
Thomas Randle
Markus Eiche

Naxos 8.570033
March 2007
O’Connor: Americana Symphony: "Variations on Appalachia Waltz"
OMAC Records
January 2009
O’Connor: Fiddle Concerto for Violin and Orchestra

Mark O’Connor (violin)

Warner Brothers 45846-2
March 1995
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 6
Naxos 8.573518
August 2016
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1
Naxos 8.573353
October 2014
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 3
Naxos 8.573452
May 2015
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 4
Naxos 8.573186
October 2013
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5 & The Year 1941
Naxos 8.573029
June 2012
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 7
October 2017
Puts: Symphony No. 2

Adam Walker, flute

Naxos 8.559794
August 2016
Puts: Symphony No. 4 'From Mission San Juan'
Harmonia Mundi HMU907580
September 2013
Rouse: Passion Wheels
Koch 3-7468-2
May 2000
Rouse: Trombone Concerto
RCA Red Seal 68410-2
January 2007
Stravinsky: Rite of Spring
iTunes (LIVE)
March 2007
Takemitsu: A Flock descends
into the Pentagonal
Naxos 8.557760
July 2006
Tchaikovsky and Assad:
Violin Concertos

Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg (violin)

NSS Music 2
October 2005
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No 4 in F minor, Op.36
Naxos 8.555714
December 2003
Too Hot to Handel:
The Gospel Messiah

Colorado Symphony Chorus
Majestic Praise Choir
Lillias White (soprano)
Vivian Cherry (mezzo soprano)
Thomas Young (tenor)

Too Hot, LLC
January 2005
Torke: Rapture

Colin Currie (percussion)

Naxos 8.559167
October 2002
Turnage: Texan Tenebrae; Riffs and Refrains Orchestral Works Vol.3

Michael Collins (clarinet)

LPO 0066
October 2012
Turnage: Twice through the heart Orchestral Works Vol.2

Sarah Connolly (mezzo soprano)
Martin Robertson (soprano saxophone)
Gerald Finley (baritone)

LPO 0031
February 2008
Turnage: Yet Another Set To Orchestral Works Vol.1

Christian Lindberg (trombone)

LPO 0007
November 2005
Various: Carbon, Homans and McKinley

Claire Chan (violin)

MMC Recordings 2135
May 2006
Various: Fever Pitch

Marin Alsop (leader)

Naxos 8.572835
May 2012
Various: Gershwin and Levant

Leslie Stifelman (piano)

EMI Classics 54851
November 1993
Various: It Don’t Mean A Thing

Marin Alsop (leader)

Naxos 8.572834
April 2012
Various: Marin Alsop conducts MacMillan, Adès and Higdon
LPO 0035
October 2008
Weill: Symphonies Nos.1 & 2
Naxos 8.557481
August 2005

DVD & Blu-ray

Bernstein: Candide

Sir Thomas Allen (baritone)
Paul Groves (tenor)
Kristin Chenoweth (soprano)
Patti LuPone (mezzo soprano)

May 2005
Dvořák: Symphonies Nos. 7 & 8
Naxos Blu-ray Audio NBD0010
January 2011
Dvořák: Symphony Nos. 6 & 9
Naxos Blu-ray Audio NBD0014
January 2011
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5 & The Year 1941
Naxos Blu-ray Audio NBD0031
September 2012