Yo-Yo Ma Plays Great Cello Masterworks by Vivaldi, Boccherini, Haydn, Schumann, Elgar, Bach, Beethoven, Brahms et al. [8 CDs]
8 CD / Sony / RCA / 2014-03-25Works: Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 Cellos in G minor, RV 531; Concerto for Violin "Winter", RV 297; Concerto for Cello, strings & continuo in B flat major, RV 423; La fida ninfa, RV 714; Concerto for Vi...
Performers: Ax, Emanuel; Fentross, Mike; Koopman, Ton; Ma, Yo-Yo; McGillivray, Katherine; Miller, Nolan; Verschuren, Wouter
Conductors: Koopman, Ton; Zukerman, Pinchas; Garcia, José Luis; Davis, Colin; Maazel, Lorin; Previn, Andre; Ormandy, Eugene
Ensemble: Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra; Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra; Berlin Philharmonic; English Chamber Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra; Philadelphia Orchestra; Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra; Saint...
These imports feature German pressings from the immense Sony Classical Masters Catalog in smart and collectible multi-disc editions. The Sony catalog is replete with legendary...continue...
1 CD / Sony Classical / 2011-09-27Works: Edward Elgar: Concerto for Cello; William Walton: Concerto for Cello
Performers: Ma, Yo-Yo
Conductors: Previn, Andre
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Recording information: Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England (01/25/1984/01/26/1984)....continue...
1 CD / RCA Records Import / 2011-06-07Works: William Walton: Concerto for Viola; Max Bruch: Concerto for clarinet & viola with orchestra, in E minor, Op. 88; Romance, for viola & orchestra in F major, Op. 85; Kol Nidrei, for cello & orchestra, ...
Performers: Bashmet, Yuri [Conductor/Viola]; Tretyakov, Victor
Conductors: Previn, Andre; Järvi, Neeme
Ensemble: ; London Symphony Orchestra
"Bashmet turns in his usual spit-polish playing, and these are attractive interpretations. I just wish he'd get a better viola than that thin-toned Testore he...continue...
1 CD / Lyrita / 2006-10-01Works: William Walton: Portsmouth Point; Siesta; Music for Children, for orchestra; The Quest, suite from the ballet for orchestra (arr. by V. Tausky); Sinfonia concertante, for orchestra with piano obbliga...
Conductors: Walton, William
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra
"A very valuable addition to the Walton discography, particularly when the sound is outstanding, among the finest of its period... with his feeling for rhythms...continue...
2 CD / Sony / RCA Import / 2002-03-08Works: William Walton: Symphony no 1 in B flat minor; Concerto for Violin; Concerto for Cello; Concerto for Viola; Sinfonia concertante, for orchestra with piano obbligato
Performers: Bashmet, Yuri [Conductor/Viola]; Heifetz, Jascha [Violin]; Piatigorsky, Gregor [Cello]; Stott, Kathryn [Piano]
Conductors: Previn, Andre; Walton, William; Munch, Charles; Handley, Vernon
Ensemble: Boston Symphony Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Gramophone Classical Music Guide
Bashmet's partners are the ideal combination of Previn and the LSO, and it's Previn's vintage version of the First Symphony with the...continue...