This set provides an opportunity to get acquainted with the lesser known works by Strauss. The oboe concerto, the duet-concertino, for clarinet, bassoon and strings, Parergon zur Symphonia domestica, Op. 73, and Panathenšenzug: symphonic studies in the form of a passacaglia for piano (left hand) and orchestra, Schlagobers, Op. 70 (Waltz) etc.
More familiar pieces can also be found in this box, such as Ein Heldenleben, Also sprach Zarathustra, Till Eulenspiegel etc.
Submitted on 08/19/12 by bb
Janácek: Piano Works - Complete / Håkon Austbö
Venetian Vespers / Paul McCreesh, Gabrieli Consort, et al
Brilliant Opera Collection - Mussorgsky: Boris Godunov / Dobrowen, Christoff
Platti: Chamber Music / Ensemble Cordia
Puccini: Madame Butterfly
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 7 'Leningrad' / Royal Liverpool PO, Petrenko
Bartok: Violin Concertos / Thomas Zehetmair, violin; Budapest Festival Orch., Fischer