1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon Import / 2009-05-08Works: Giya Kancheli: Styx, for viola, mixed chorus & orchestra; Sofia Gubaidulina: Concerto for Viola
Performers: Bashmet, Yuri [Conductor/Viola]
Conductors: Gergiev, Valery
Ensemble: Kirov Theater Orchestra; St. Petersburg Chamber Choir
"Yuri Bashmet confounds all the old viola-player jokes. Flamboyant and intense, he has rescued the viola from its reputation as the introverted nerd of the...continue...
1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon Import / 2008-09-22Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for Violin in D minor, BWV 1052; Concerto for Violin no 2 in E major, BWV 1042; Sofia Gubaidulina: Concerto for Violin "In tempus praesens"
Performers: Mutter, Anne-Sophie [Violin]
Conductors: Mutter, Anne-Sophie; Gergiev, Valery
Ensemble: ; Trondheim Soloists (Trondheimsolistene)
Anne-Sophie Mutter's first Bach recording for DG couples his Concertos BWV 1041 and BWV 1042 with the world-premiere recording of the Concerto commissioned by her...continue...