Steven Staryk: A Retrospective, Vol. 7 - Concertos for violin & orchestra by Mendelssohn, Schumann and Walton / Steven Staryk, violin
1 CD / Centaur / 2015-11-13Works: Robert Schumann: Concerto for Violin in D minor; William Walton: Concerto for Violin; Felix Mendelssohn: Concerto for Violin in D minor
Performers: Staryk, Steven
Conductors: Hetu, Pierre; Bernardi, Mario; Corwin, George
Ensemble: National Arts Centre Orchestra; Toronto Festival Orchestra; Victoria University Orchestra
The Canadian violin virtuoso, author, and chamber musician Steven Staryk's performing career has encompassed half a century. A child prodigy, he served as concertmaster of...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Chandos Records / 2014-05-27Works: William Walton: Symphony no 1 in B flat minor; Concerto for Violin
Performers: Little, Tasmin [Violin]
Conductors: Gardner, Edward
Ensemble: ; BBC Symphony Orchestra
Edward Gardner, an exclusive Chandos artist, conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra in two great William Walton works, his Violin Concerto and the Symphony No. 1....continue...
1 CD / Cameo Classics / 2014-02-01Works: William Walton: Sonata for Violin & Piano; Pieces (2) for violin & piano; Claude Debussy: Sonata for Violin and Piano in G minor; Maurice Ravel: Pièce en forme de Habañera
Performers: Davis, Michael [Violin]; Whalley, Rayson
Michael Davis began to play the violin under the guidance of his father Eric, a Hallé Orchestra principal. In 1967 he was invited by Sir...continue...
Recording information: Indigo Sound Studios, Manchester (11/23/1972-11/24/1972)....continue...
54 CD / Decca / 2013-11-19Works: Camille Saint-Saëns: Phaéton, symphonic poem in C major, Op. 39; Le rouet d'Omphale, Op. 31; Danse macabre in G minor, Op. 40; La jeunesse d'Hercule, symphonic poem in E flat major, Op. 5...
Performers: Arbace, Libero; Ashkenazy, Vladimir; Bastianini, Ettore; Belkin, Boris; Bergonzi, Carlo [Tenor Vocals]; Cesarini, Athos; Chiara, Maria; Chung, Kyung-Wha [Violin]; Corena, Fernando; Curzon, Clifford [...
Conductors: Dutoit, Charles; Solti, Georg; Haitink, Bernard; Stein, Horst; Weller, Walter; Dorati, Antal; Maazel, Lorin; ; Ashkenazy, Vladimir; Mehta, Zubin; Gardelli, Lamberto; Santi, Nello; Creffield, Rosanne;...
Ensemble: ; Band of the Grenadier Guards; London Wind Soloists; Melos Ensemble of London; Members of the Vienna Octet (Members)
In the late 1940s, the pioneering Decca recording engineers perfected a new set of microphone techniques that allowed the full range of frequencies to be...continue...
British Violin Sonatas, Vol. 1 - works by Ferguson, Walton & Britten / Tasmin Little, violin; Piers Lane, piano
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2013-06-25Works: Howard Ferguson: Sonata for violin & piano, no 2, Op. 10; Benjamin Britten: Suite for Violin and Piano, Op. 6; William Walton: Sonata for Violin & Piano; Pieces (2) for violin & piano
Performers: Lane, Piers; Little, Tasmin [Violin]
Enjoying a flourishing career that has taken her to every continent and major orchestra around the world, violinist and exclusive Chandos artist, Tasmin Little continues...continue...
Recording information: Potton Hall, Dunwich, Suffolk (12/13/2012-12/15/2012)....continue...
1 CD / Retrospective Revival / 2011-06-14Works: Edward Elgar: Concerto for Violin in B minor, Op. 61; William Walton: Concerto for Violin
Performers: Accardo, Salvatore [Violin/Conductor]
Conductors: Hickox, Richard
More English music is featured on Salvatore Accardo's disc of Elgar and Walton concertos accompanied by Richard Hickox and the London Symphony Orchestra....continue...
Recording information: Abbey Road Studios (12/1991)....continue...
1 CD / CD Baby Independants / 2011-06-03Works: Christmas Traditional: The Savior Is Born; Away in a Manger; What Child Is This? (Greensleeves); How Far to Bethlehem?, carol; O come, o come, Emmanuel (Veni, veni, Emmanuel), carol; John Rutter: Dor...
Performers: Anderson, Gregory J.; Andrianotahina, Aina; Arimond, Bill [clarinet]; Bailey, Kristin; Bather, Patricia; Berglund, George [Bass Vocal]; Beumer, Matthew; Birling, Andrew; Bud Furry; Burkum, Karl; Carl...
Conductors: Rossin, Thomas D.
Recording information: 1998-10-??&1999-05-??&1999-....continue...
1 CD / Musical Concepts / 2011-03-08Works: William Walton: Symphony no 1 in B flat minor; Concerto for Violin
Performers: Accardo, Salvatore [Violin/Conductor]
Conductors: Frémaux, Louis; Hickox, Richard
William Walton's landmark First Symphony surges with drama and wrath then closing with jubilation, as Frémaux and the Philharmonia Orchestra deliver the piece flawlessly, and...continue...
1 CD / Scandinavian Classic / 2011-02-22Works: Benjamin Britten: Concerto for Violin in D minor, Op. 15; William Walton: Concerto for Violin
Performers: Azizian, Sergei
Conductors: Vänskä, Osmo; Bellincampi, Giordano
1 CD / Guild / 2011-01-11Works: John Belton: Down the Mall, for band; Hoagy Carmichael: Stardust; Eric Coates: Footlights (Concert waltz); William Walton: Prelude and Fugue "Spitfire"; Wynford Reynolds: A Cocktail of Happiness, for...
Performers: Bronkhurst, Henry; Cochrane, Peggy [Piano]; Fletcher, Guy [Keyboards/Guitar]; Turner, Laurance [Violin]
Conductors: Shadwell, Charles; Faith, Percy; Coates, Eric [Composer]; Walton, William; Reynolds, Wynford; Williams, Charles; Rose, David; Payne, Jack; Torch, Sidney; Levy, Louis; Melachrino, George; Wilbur, Jay;...
This volume in the series of Light Music on Guild concentrates on music written during the 1940s, a time that had a major impact on...continue...
1 CD / Signum Records / 2011-01-01Works: William Walton: Concerto for Violin; Pieces (2) for strings (from Henry V); Samuel Barber: Concerto for Violin, Op. 14; Adagio for Strings
Performers: Bowes, Thomas [Violin]
Conductors: Swensen, Joseph
Walton's Violin Concerto was composed during a trip to Villa Cimbrone in Italy, and reflects this environment in different ways - some more apparent than...continue...
Recording information: Malmö Opera and Music Theatre, Sweden (03/08/2010-03/12/2010)....continue...
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2010-04-01Works: William Walton: Concerto for Violin; Symphony no 1 in B flat minor
Performers: Nikkanen, Kurt
Conductors: Boughton, William
"Walton's First Symphony remains one of the most exciting works in the repertoire and from the time of its premiere recording (available on Dutton), it...continue...
1 CD / Navona / 2009-11-17Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Adagio for Piano in B minor, K 540; William Walton: Concerto for Viola; Unspecified: Untitled CD-ROM Track
Performers: Dicterow, Glenn; Dreyfus, Karen
Conductors: St. Clair, Carl; Swoboda, Jerzy
2 CD / Avie Records / 2009-04-01Works: Hans Gál: Sonata for violin & piano no 2 in D major (1933); Karol Rathaus: Suite for violin & orchestra, Op. 27; Frederick Rosse: The Merchant of Venice, incidental music; Erich Wolfgang Korng...
Performers: Früwirth, David; Sigfridsson, Henri
1 CD / ATMA / 2008-09-30Works: Leopold Stokowski: Toccata and Fugue in D minor, transcription for orchestra (after Bach, BWV 565); William Walton: The Wise Virgins, suite from the ballet; Gustav Holst: Fugue à la gigue, for o...
Performers: Forand, Jacinthe; Lowe, Darren; Magnan, Philippe; Weimann, Alexander
Conductors: Talmi, Yoav
Ensemble: Quebec Symphony Orchestra
Bach Metamorphoses includes a transcription of Bach's Italian Concerto in F Major by Talmi himself, who declared, "Had Bach had a large, powerful ensemble at...continue...
1 CD / RCA Records Import / 2008-06-05Works: William Walton: Concerto for Violin; Edward Elgar: Concerto for Violin in B minor, Op. 61
Performers: Heifetz, Jascha [Violin]
Conductors: Walton, William; Sargent, Malcolm
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra
1 CD / Decca / 2007-01-09Works: Samuel Barber: Concerto for Violin, Op. 14; Ernest Bloch: Baal Shem; William Walton: Concerto for Violin
Performers: Bell, Joshua [Violin]
Conductors: Zinman, David
Ensemble: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
"Joshua Bell's passionate playing in the Barber, full of tender poetry, is well matched by the excellent orchestra, ripely and brilliantly recorded, with the soloist...continue...
2 CD / Delos / 2005-01-01Works: William Walton: Henry V; Concerto for Cello; Sonata for Violin & Piano; Bernard Rands: Tre Canzoni senza Parole, for orchestra
Performers: Greenberg, Herbert; Kosower, Mark; Schein, Ann
Conductors: DePreist, James
Ensemble: Oregon Symphony Orchestra
Delos International continues its stellar musical partnership with Maestro Extraordinaire James DePreist and the Oregon Symphony, with this exciting New Release featuring the music of...continue...
1 CD / Testament / 2004-03-01Works: Frederick Delius: Sonata for Violin and Piano no 2; William Walton: Sonata for Violin & Piano; Edward Elgar: Sonata for violin & piano in E minor, Op. 82
Performers: Horsley, Colin; Rostal, Max
Violinist Max Rostal was the successor to his master Carl Flesch, as a teacher and a solid, serious soloist. Rostal won the Mendelssohn Prize in...continue...
2 CD / Bridge / 2003-11-01Works: Anonymous: God Save the Queen (National Anthem, United Kingdom and Northern Ireland); William Walton: Concerto for Violin; Partita for Orchestra; Symphony no 1 in B flat minor; Henry V
Performers: Senofsky, Berl
Conductors: Walton, William
Ensemble: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
These historic performances, recorded by The New Zealand Broadcasting Corporation, are being released for the first time through an agreement between the NZBC and Bridge...continue...
1 CD / Dynamic / 2003-04-05Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Sonata for Violin solo no 1 in G minor, BWV 1001; Giovanni Battista Viotti: Duetto for solo violin; Ruggiero Ricci: Andante with variations from Rossini's Di tanti palpiti, for...
Performers: Neumann, Carsten; Ricci, Ruggiero; Shiozaki, Noriko
1 CD / Hyperion / 2002-10-01Works: William Walton: Quartet for Piano and Strings; Anon in Love, song cycle for tenor & guitar or orchestra; Valse from "Façade", for piano; Passacaglia, for cello solo; Sonata for Violin & Piano
Performers: Ainsley, John Mark; Brown, Ian [Piano]; Ogden, Craig [Guitar]; Power, Lawrence; Thorsen, Marianne; Watkins, Paul [Cello, Conductor]
Ensemble: Nash Ensemble
"The Nash Ensemble's contribution on disc to the Walton centenary celebrations is planned with characteristic imagination and generosity. The two main works are the Piano...continue...
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2002-06-01Works: Edward Elgar: Sonata for violin & piano in E minor, Op. 82; Gerald Finzi: Elegy for violin & piano in F major, Op 22; William Walton: Sonata for Violin & Piano
Performers: Hope, Daniel [Violin]; Mulligan, Simon
"...Hope delivers this piece [Elgar's Sonata] with a clear yet rich tone--nothing is allowed to be immersed in an indulgent excess of bloom--and, helped by...continue...
1 CD / Sony Classical / 2002-04-02Works: William Walton: Henry V; Henry V, choral suite (arr. by M. Sargent) and orchestral suite (arr. by C.Matthieson); John Williams: Schindler's List; Ernest Chausson: Concert for Piano, Violin and String...
Performers: Barenboim, Daniel [Conductor, Piano]; Bolet, Jorge; Ma, Yo-Yo; Perlman, Itzhak; Williams, John [Guitar]
Conductors: Williams, John; Ozawa, Seiji
Ensemble: ; Boston Symphony Orchestra
The 12 recordings on CLASSIC PERLMAN - RHAPSODY were selected specifically to showcase the unparalleled lyricism of the brilliant violinist Itzhak Perlman. The emphasis here is not so much on his flaw...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...
1 CD / HBDirect Import / 2001-02-13Works: William Walton: Concerto for Violin; Edward Elgar: Concerto for Violin in B minor, Op. 61
Performers: Heifetz, Jascha [Violin]
Conductors: Goossens, Eugene, Sir; Sargent, Malcolm
Ensemble: ; London Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 1999-10-01Works: William Walton: Concerto for Violin; Concerto for Cello
Performers: Kang, Dong-Suk [Violin]
Conductors: Daniel, Paul
Ensemble: English Northern Philharmonia
"These two concertos are seldom coupled, though they make good discmates, representing early and late Walton...Both soloists play their parts admirably...Walton's scoring is sexier in...continue...
1 CD / Crystal Records / 1999-05-25Works: Edward Elgar: Sonata for violin & piano in E minor, Op. 82; William Walton: Sonata for Violin & Piano; Richard Strauss: Sonata for Violin and Piano in E flat major, Op. 18
Performers: Duo, Weiss
1 CD / Chandos Records / 1992-11-01Works: William Walton: Concerto for Viola; Sonata for Strings (transcription by Walton and M.Arnold of String Quartet in A minor); Variations on A Theme by Hindemith, for orchestra
Performers: Blum, Norbert; Crehan, Dermot; Imai, Nobuko; Shaxson, Rhydian; Wright, Robert St. John [Violin]
Conductors: Latham-Koenig, Jan
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra