1 CD / Onyx Classics / 2014-08-12Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Piano no 3 in C minor, Op. 37; Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58
Performers: Pires, Maria-Joao
Conductors: Harding, Daniel
Ensemble: ; Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
On her début release for Onyx, the great pianist Maria João Pires performs two Beethoven concertos she has played often, but never before recorded. After...continue...
Recording information: Berwaldhalle, Stockholm (10/09/2013-10/11/2013)....continue...
1 CD / Preiser / 2003-12-01Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Fidelio, Op. 72; Carl Maria von Weber: Der Freischütz, J 277; Giuseppe Verdi: Aida, opera; Otello; Richard Wagner: Siegfried; Gunnar de Frumerie: Singoalla, opera; Ture Ran...
Performers: Ewert, Brita; Farrell, Eileen [Soprano Vocals]; Svanholm, Set [Tenor Vocals]; Thebom, Blanche; Warren, Leonard [Baritone Vocal]
Conductors: Weissmann, Frieder; Grevillius, Nils; Leinsdorf, Erich
Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra; Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra; Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra; Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Decca Import / 2003-10-17Works: John Corigliano: Fantasia on an Ostinato, for piano; Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata for Piano no 17 in D minor, Op. 31/2 "The Tempest"; Fantasia in C minor, Op. 80 "Choral Fantasy"; Arvo Pärt: Cre...
Performers: Grimaud, Hélène
Conductors: Salonen, Esa-Pekka
Ensemble: Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
"I don't think I've ever heard a disc like this before: breathtakingly original as a programme, and stunning musically. It has to be five stars...continue...