5 DVD Video / Supraphon / 2010-10-15Works: Leos Janácek: Jealousy; The Cunning Little Vixen; Sárka, opera in 3 acts; Taras Bulba; Káta Kabanová, opera in 3 acts; Schluck und Jau, incidental music, JW 9/11 (unfinished); Sin...
Performers: Bouse, Jan; Ruzicka, Josef; Zitek, Vaclav
Conductors: Mackerras, Charles
In commemoration of the death of Sir Charles Mackerras (1926 – 2010), Supraphon presents one of two reissue compilations entitled Life with Czech Music, here...continue...
1 DVD Video / Video Artists International / 2009-10-06Works: Bohuslav Martinu: Sonata for 2 Violins and Piano; Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata for Violin and Piano no 5 in F major, Op. 24 "Spring"; Johannes Brahms: Sonata for Clarinet (or Viola) & Piano no 1 in F...
Performers: Gruppman, Igor; Gruppman, Vesna; Itin, Ilya
The Miami International Piano Festival presents Igor Gruppman, violin, Vesna Gruppman, violin and viola, and Ilya Itin, piano, in a live 2006 Festival performance. Works...continue...
Run Time: 80 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 4:3, Color
Sound Format(s): LPCM Stereo,
2 DVD Video / Alpha Productions / 2009-05-12Works: Bohuslav Martinu: String Trio no 1, H. 136; Musique de Chambre no 1 for clarinet, violin, viola, cello, harp & piano, H. 376; Piano Quartet, H. 287; Quintet for 2 violins, 2 violas & cello, H. 164
Performers: Garioud, Romain; Lethiec, Karine; Lovett, Maud
Ensemble: Ensemble Calliopée
This enigmatic title covers the rediscovery of a work believed to be lost - the first string trio, composed in Paris in 1923. After more...continue...
1 DVD Video / Supraphon / 2007-08-31Works: Bohuslav Martinu: Greek Passion
Performers: Field, Helen; Mitchinson, John; Savory, Catherine; Tomlinson, John
Conductors: Mackerras, Charles, Sir
Ensemble: Brno Philharmonic Orchestra; Kuhn's Children's Chorus; Prague Philharmonic Chorus
Martinu wrote his own libretto for the opera 'Greek Passion' which is based on Christ Recrucified (1951), a novel by Nikos Kazantzakis. The opera was...continue...
Run Time: 93 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, Color
Sound Format(s): , Digitally Processed
Country of Origin: Czech Republic