1 CD / Arte Nova / 2005-08-09Works: Bohuslav Martinu: Duo Concertante for 2 violins & orchestra (Concerto no 1), H. 264; Concerto for 2 violins & orchestra (no 2), H. 329
Performers: Pospichal, Jan; Zwiauer, Florian
Conductors: Viotti, Marcello
Ensemble: Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Three of his best concerted works for violin and orchestra and performed here by Jan Pospichal and Florian Zwiauer, both lead violinists with the Vienna...continue...
1 CD / Arte Nova / 2005-04-12Works: Bohuslav Martinu: Symphony no 6 ("Fantaisies symphoniques"), H. 343; Frescoes of Piero della Francesca, for orchestra, H. 352; Julietta, suite from the opera, H. 253b (arranged by Vostrák)
Conductors: Kout, Jirí
Jiri Kout, Music Director of the St. Gallen Symphony Orchestra since 1996, is originally from Prague. He has had a distinguished career in Germany, at...continue...
1 CD / Arte Nova / 2005-03-08Works: Bohuslav Martinu: Toccata e due Canzoni for Orchestra; Igor Stravinsky: Concerto for Violin in D major; Arthur Honegger: Symphony no 4 ("Deliciae Basiliensis"), H. 191
Performers: Holscher, Florian
Conductors: Hogwood, Christopher
Ensemble: Basel Chamber Orchestra
"Christopher Hogwood leads near ideal performances of all three items, and they respond well to his crisp, period-instrument-influenced approach." - ClassicsToday.com...continue...