1 CD / Decca / 2012-10-09Works: Dmitry Shostakovich: Concerto for Piano no 1 in C minor, Op. 35; Concerto for Piano no 2 in F major, Op. 102; Symphony no 9 in E flat major, Op. 70
Performers: Jablonski, Peter; Ortiz, Cristina [Piano]; Simmons, Raymond
Conductors: Ashkenazy, Vladimir
Ensemble: ; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Shostakovich was the greatest composer of the Soviet era and throughout his life walked a tightrope between satisfying the authorities and voicing the hopes and...continue...
1 CD / Lyrita / 2007-01-09Works: Grace Williams: Fantasia on Welsh Nursery Tunes; Carillons for oboe & orchestra; Penillion; Concerto for trumpet & orchestra; Sea Sketches for string orchestra
Performers: Allan, Ray; Camden, Anthony; Snell, Howard
Conductors: Groves, Charles, Sir; Atherton, David
Ensemble: ; London Symphony Orchestra; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Grace Williams, one of the finest women composers of the twentieth century, but her work has been cruelly neglected. A pupil of Egon Wellesz and...continue...
3 CD / Philips / 2004-03-09Works: Dmitry Shostakovich: Concerto for Violin no 1 in A minor, Op. 77 (published as Op. 99); Concerto for Violin no 2 in C sharp minor, Op. 129; Concerto for Cello no 1 in E flat major, Op. 107; Concerto ...
Performers: Jablonski, Peter; Kremer, Gidon; Mullova, Viktoria; Ortiz, Cristina [Piano]; Schiff, Heinrich; Simmons, Raymond
Conductors: Previn, Andre; Ozawa, Seiji; Shostakovich, Maxim; Ashkenazy, Vladimir
Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra; Boston Symphony Orchestra; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
1 Super Audio CD / Dutton Laboratories Import / 2003-03-11Works: Dmitry Shostakovich: Concerto for Piano no 1 in C minor, Op. 35; Concerto for Piano no 2 in F major, Op. 102; Galina Ustvolskaya: Concerto for piano, string orchestra and timpani
Performers: Jacoby, Ingrid; Steele-Perkins, Crispian [Trumpet]
Conductors: Mackerras, Charles
Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
"Ingrid Jacoby's careful moulding of the opening of Shostakovich First Concerto is a sure indication of her approach as a whole. Clarity and accuracy are...continue...