5 CD / Musique en Wallonie / 2012-02-14Works: César Franck: Concerto for Piano no 2, in G minor; Variations brillantes sur la ronde favorite de Gustave III, for piano & orchestra; Piano Quintet in F minor, M. 7; Sonata for Violin and Piano ...
Performers: Blumenthal, Daniel; Bogart, Jacob; Cornil, Dominique; Eynden, Jean-Claude Vanden; Hardy, Andrew; Tsachor, Uriel
Conductors: Doneux, Edgard;
Ensemble: ; Academica Quartet; César Franck Ensemble (Piano Quintet)
Franck was a child prodigy and virtuoso pianist. At the age of only sixteen, he was awarded the "Premier premier prix pour piano". This boxed...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2002-02-01Works: César Franck: Symphonic Variations for Piano and Orchestra, M 46; Les Djinns, symphonic poem for piano & orchestra (also arr. for 2 pianos), M. 45; Concerto for Piano no 2, in G minor
Performers: Hoek, Martijn van den; Thiollier, Francois-Joel [Piano]
Conductors: Benzi, Roberto
Ensemble: Arnhem Philharmonic Orchestra
The Belgian born composer, Cesar Franck was a pioneer of cyclic form, and his harmonic style was influenced both by Wagner and his experience as...continue...