1 CD / Channel Classics / 2008-09-09Works: Dmitry Shostakovich: Concerto for Cello no 2 in G major, Op. 126; Benjamin Britten: Suite for solo cello no 3, Op. 87
Performers: Wispelwey, Pieter
Conductors: Hempel, Jurgen
This CD presents music composed by Benjamin Britten and Dmitri Shostakovich, two of the most striking personalities of the 20th century musical history, who were...continue...
1 CD / Ecstatic Records / 2005-02-06Works: Michael Torke: The Adjustable Wrench, for ensemble; Overnight Mail, for orchestra; Monday and Tuesday, for chamber ensemble
Conductors: Nagano, Kent; Hempel, Jurgen; Zagrosek, Lothar
Ensemble: ; London Sinfonietta
"...There is billiant manipulation of rhythm, highly sprung so that the music barely touches the ground, and an assertive, dazzling white-smiled confidence about the writing...continue...