Thierry and the Utah Symphony continue their critically acclaimed Saint-Saëns symphonic cycle for Hyperion this month, with Volume 2 available from 3 May. Recorded at Abravanel Hall, the album features Saint-Saëns’ Symphony No.2, the tone poem Danse macabre featuring Utah Symphony Concertmaster Madeline Adkins and finally his Symphony in F major, also known as ‘Urbs Roma’. Click here to purchase the album from Hyperion Records or click here to purchase from Amazon.
Volume 1 of the cycle was released in January and was warmly received by the press, with Limelight Magazine praising Thierry and the Utah Symphony for their blend of “American muscle and Gallic lyricism”. Click here to purchase Volume 1.