Beethoven, Mozart, Brahms, Mendelssohn: Violin Concertos / Kreisler, Blech, Ronald, Royal Albert Hall Orchestra, et al
2 CD / Opus KURA / 2008-06-10Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Violin no 4 in D major, K 218; Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77; Felix Mende...
Performers: Burmester, Willy; Kreisler, Fritz
Conductors: Blech, Leo; Ronald, Landon, Sir
Ensemble: Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra; Royal Albert Hall Orchestra
When Fritz Kreisler emerged as a major soloist, he showed all the traits then expected of a great violinist, but he had an added ingredient...continue...
3 CD / Berlin Classics / 2005-03-21Works: Johannes Brahms: Symphony no 1 in C minor, Op. 68; Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 73; Symphony no 3 in F major, Op. 90; Symphony no 4 in E minor, Op. 98
Conductors: Suitner, Otmar
Ensemble: Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
"It is quite a good orchestra, with a rich, dark tone, excellent brass and woodwind principals, and a sleek and assured ensemble Suitner's performances have...continue...
1 CD / Warner Classics / 2004-03-16Works: Robert Schumann: Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 54; Johannes Brahms: Pieces (6) for Piano, Op. 118; Pieces (4) for Piano, Op. 119; Concerto for Piano no 1 in D minor, Op. 15; Ludwig van Beethoven...
Performers: Grimaud, Helene
Conductors: Zinman, David; Masur, Kurt; Sanderling, Kurt
Ensemble: Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra; Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin; New York Philharmonic