1 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Samuel Barber: The School for Scandal, overture for orchestra, Op. 5; Concerto for Violin, Op. 14; Adagio for Strings; Knoxville, Summer of 1915, Op. 24; Concerto for Piano, Op. 38; Agnus Dei
Performers: Lockhart, Arietha; McDuffie, Robert; McNair, Sylvia [Soprano Vocals]; Parker, Jon Kimura
Conductors: Levi, Yoel; Slatkin, Leonard; Shaw, Robert
Ensemble: ; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra; St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Samuel Barber's opulent yet unforced Romanticism struck a popular chord that made him a widely celebrated composer during the 1930s....continue...
1 CD / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Samuel Barber: Concerto for Violin Op. 14; Souvenirs, Op. 28; Concerto for Piano, Op. 38
Performers: McDuffie, Robert; Parker, Jon Kimura
Conductors: Levi, Yoel
Ensemble: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
"...Parker is not just commanding in the daunting bravura passages, he finds tender poetry in such reflective passages as the return of the second subject...continue...