2 CD / Dacapo / 2009-08-25Works: Vagn Holmboe: Prelude; Chamber Concerto no 2, for flute, violin, strings & percussion, Op. 20; Nuigen, for piano trio, Op. 129; Sinfonia I, for strings, Op. 73A; Sonata for Cello solo, Op. 101; Quart...
Performers: Futtrup, Mikkel; Ostergaard, Eva; Reuter, Johan; Ronning, Helge; Zeuthen, Morten
Conductors: Bellincampi, Giordano; Koivula, Hannu; Schonwandt, Michael; Schoenwandt, Michael
Ensemble: Athelas Sinfonietta; Danish Radio Sinfonietta; Trio Ondine
Vagn Holmboe (1909-1996) is acknowledged today as one of the great composers of the 20th century. His international format emerges clearly in his outstanding series...continue...
2 CD / Dacapo / 2004-05-01Works: Vagn Holmboe: Sinfonia I, for strings, Op. 73A; Sinfonia II, for strings, Op. 73B; Sinfonia III, for strings, Op. 73C; Sinfonia IV, for strings, Op. 73D; Kairos, for string orchestra, Op. 73
Performers: Elbak, Soren; Hermansen, Troels Svane
Conductors: Koivula, Hannu
Ensemble: Danish Radio Sinfonietta
"The performances are excellent. It's good to hear Holmboe's music performed with such expressive conviction as well as accuracy - often the ideas fly past...continue...