1 CD / ICA Classics / 2011-05-31Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini; Lachtäubchen (Behr) "Polka de W.R."; Sergey Prokofiev: Sonata for Piano no 7 in B flat major, Op. 83; Igor Stravinsky: Movements (3) from P&e...
Performers: Cherkassky, Shura
Conductors: Macal, Zdenek
Ensemble: Cologne Radio Symphony Orchestra
Shura Cherkassky (1909 - 1995), one of the greatest piano virtuosos of his time, studied under Josef Hoffman. This CD features a 1970 WDR studio...continue...
1 CD / Audite / 2007-04-18Works: Richard Strauss: Don Juan, Op. 20; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony no 28 in C major, K 200 (189k); Igor Stravinsky: Firebird Suite
Conductors: Böhm, Karl;
Ensemble: Cologne Radio Symphony Orchestra; Cologne West German Radio Symphony Orchestra
These recordings of the Strauss' 'Don Juan' and Mozart's 'Symphony No. 28 in C-Major' illustrate Bohm's sovereign command of the music of his "household gods."...continue...