Masters of the Modern Age, Vol. 1: Music from the Time of Degas, Cezanne, and Van Gogh / Various artists
3 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2013-04-30Works: Edouard Lalo: Concerto for Cello in D minor; César Franck: Piano Quintet in F minor; Emmanuel Chabrier: Suite pastorale; Joyeuse marche "Marche française"; 10 Pièces pittoresques; Ri...
Performers: Banfalvi, Bela; Botvay, Karoly; Cohen, Arnaldo; de Hooge, Patrick; Fejervari, Janos; Groves, Paul; Kliegel, Maria; Komatsu, Hidenori; Kormendi, Klara; Levinas, Michael; Lindley, Simon; Martin, Lauren...
Conductors: Halász, Michael; ; Niquet, Hervé; Wildner, Johannes; Garben, Cord; Mogrelia, Andrew; Lenárd, Ondrej; Bramall, Anthony; Rahbari, Alexander; Talmi, Yoav; Georgiadis, John
Ensemble: ; Quatuor Ludwig
1 CD / Hyperion / 2003-05-01Works: Charles-Valentin Alkan: Esquisses (48) for Piano, Op. 63
Performers: Osborne, Steven
"While Alkan's sketchbook may not encompass the full flights of bravura evidenced in his larger pianistic ventures, it displays some of his most startling explorations...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2002-05-01Works: Charles-Valentin Alkan: Esquisses (48) for Piano, Op. 63
Performers: Martin, Laurent
The range of musical reference within Alkan's "Esquisses" is very great indeed. For instance, 'Le staccatissimo' suggests links between the age of the French clavecinistes...continue...