Hans Werner Henze (1926-2012): Violin Concerto No. 2; Il Vitalino raddoppiato / Peter Sheppard Skaerved, violin; Omar Ebrahim, speaker; Parnassus Ens.
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2015-04-14Works: Hans Werner Henze: Il Vitalino raddoppiato, chaconne for violin & chamber orchestra; Concerto for Violin no 2, for bass-baritone, violin, 33 instruments & tape
Performers: Skaerved, Peter Sheppard
Conductors: Skaerved, Peter Sheppard; Henze, Hans W. [Composer]
Ensemble: Parnassus Ensemble of London
Hans Werner Henze's Violin Concerto No. 2 occupies a space between the theatre and concert stages. A dramatic work with a ro^le for a speaker,...continue...
Recording information: All Saints Church, Tooting, London (01/14/1991); The Barbican Centre, London (01/14/1991); All Saints Church, Tooting, London (07/15/2013); The Barbican Centre, London (07/15/20...continue...
6 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2011-11-15Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Piano no 3 in C minor, Op. 37; Concerto for Piano no 5 "Emperor"; Sonata for Piano no 29 in B flat major, Op. 106 "Hammerklavier"; Frédéric Chopin: Prelud...
Performers: Eschenbach, Christoph [Piano/Conductor]
Conductors: Henze, Hans W. [Composer]; Ozawa, Seiji
Chief conductor of the Orchestre de Paris, Eschenbach (b.1941) is one of today's foremost conductor-pianists. This fascinating retrospective focuses on his brilliant early career as...continue...
1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon Import / 2008-05-29Works: Hans Werner Henze: Sonata for strings; Double Concerto, for oboe, harp & strings; Fantasia, for strings or string sextet (from film "Der junge Törless")
Performers: Holliger, Heinz [Oboe/Conductor]
Conductors: Sacher, Paul
Ensemble: Zurich Collegium Musicum
2 CD / MD&G / 2005-07-26Works: Hans Werner Henze: Concerto for Violin no 1; Concerto for Violin no 3; Concerto for Violin no 2, for bass-baritone, violin, 33 instruments & tape
Performers: Janicke, Torsten; Madler, Ulf Dirk
Conductors: Ehwald, Christian
The three Violin Concertos of Hans Werner Henze reflect his life's work stretching from 1948 to 1997. While the First and Third Concertos use the...continue...