1 CD / Capriccio / 2015-04-14Works: Claude Debussy: Quartet for Strings in G minor, Op. 10; Thomas Adès: Arcadiana, for string quartet, Op. 12; Maurice Ravel: Quartet for Strings in F major
It is a plea for the direct experience of a music that had become fed up with the constraints of traditional forms. Debussy's music especially...continue...
Recording information: Klaus-von-Bismarck-Saal, Köln (12/02/2013-12/13/2013)....continue...
1 CD / Capriccio / 2014-05-27Works: Erwin Schulhoff: Concerto for piano & small orchestra "In one movement"; Double Concerto for Flute and Piano, WV 89; Concerto for string quartet & winds, WV 97; Ludwig van Beethoven: Rondo a Capricci...
Performers: Zichner, Frank-Immo; Zoon, Jacques
Conductors: Kluttig, Roland
Ensemble: ; Deutsches Symphony Orchestra Berlin; Leipzig String Quartet
Erwin Schulhoff (1894-1942), one of the most important Czech artists in the first half of the 20th century, came into contact with the Dadaists in...continue...
1 CD / Capriccio / 2013-05-28Works: Alban Berg: Quartet for Strings Op. 3; Béla Bartók: Quartet for Strings no 3, Sz 85; Alfred Schnittke: Quartet for Strings no 3
Ensemble: Signum String Quartet
MusicWeb International, 11th July 2013
Three quartets each being the composer's third is a neat idea...I found the disc an extremely interesting and beautiful one and...continue...
Recording information: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin/Dahlem (12/03/2012-12/06/2012)....continue...
Shih: Crossing the River; Travels; The Separation; A Measure for Nine / Anu Komsi, soprano; Anika Vavic, piano
1 CD / Capriccio / 2012-09-25Works: Shih: Die Überquerung des Flusses (Crossing the River), for orchestra; Ein Takt für Neun (A Measure for Nine), for violin, erhu, viola da gamba, guitar, lute, pipa, clarin; Ein Takt, for pi...
Performers: Komsi, Anu [Soprano Vocal]; Vavic, Anika
Conductors: Fritzsch, Georg; Wen-Pin, Chien
Ensemble: ; Ensemble Die Reihe
Born in Taipei in 1950 Shih moved to Vienna at the age of 24 to study composition and the harp at the University of Music...continue...
1 CD / Capriccio / 2012-01-31Works: Hugo Wolf: Serenade for String Quartet in G major "Italian Serenade"; Giacomo Puccini: Chrysanthemums, elegy for string quartet; Carl Orff: Quartet for Strings no 1, Op. 22 (One movement); Charles Iv...
Ensemble: Signum String Quartett
Von Webern composed at the maximal condensation of expression through small dimensioned designs. Wolf composed the single movement serenade for string quartet within 3 days...continue...
Recording information: Studio Gärtnerstraáe, Berlin (03/13/2011-03/16/2011)....continue...
1 CD / Capriccio / 2011-09-27Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Quintet for Horn and Strings in E flat major, K 407 (386c); Wilhelm Gottlieb Hauff: Concerto (Quintet) for horn & strings no 1 in E flat major; Franz Anton Hoffmeister: Quint...
Performers: Erdei, Peter; Guarnaschelli, Nury
Born in Santa Fee, Argentinia the young Nury Guarnaschelly is one of the most beloved french horn player of our times. She was 1st solo...continue...
Recording information: Köln (04/15/2010)....continue...
5 CD / Capriccio / 2011-08-30Works: Anonymous, German: Wohlauf in Gottes schöne welt, aus der Mark Brandenburg; Friedrich Silcher: Wohin mit der Freud? ("Ach du klarblauer Himmel") for chorus, Op. 58/2; Ännchen von Tharau (An...
Performers: Coburn, Pamela; Habermann, Peter; Parsons, Geoffrey; Prey, Hermann [Baritone Vocal]; Ragossnig, Konrad; Schreier, Peter [Tenor Vocals]
Conductors: Schmidt-Gaden, Gerhard; Buchner, Roland; Weigle, Jörg-Peter
A festive Concert of great Voices: this Volkslied-Edition offers on 5CDs the most famous and most beloved German Folksongs, performed by well known singers like...continue...
2 CD / Capriccio / 2010-09-28Works: Johann Nepomuk Hummel: Adagio, Variations and Rondo on "Schöne Minka" for piano, flute & cello in A major, Op. 78; Franz Joseph Haydn: Keyboard Trio in G major, H. 15/32; Adalbert Gyrowetz: Dive...
Performers: Bálint, János; Haupt, Eckart; Kovacs, Imre; Teutsch, Götz; Zenziper, Arkadi
1 CD / Capriccio / 2008-04-08Works: Edvard Grieg: Quartet for Strings no 1 in G minor, Op. 27; Quartet for Strings no 2 in F major, EG 117 (incomplete); Robert Schumann: Quartet for Strings no 1 in A minor, Op. 41/1
Gramophone Classical Music Guide
Since Grieg owed much to Schumann, coupling their quartets seems a good idea. These G minor and A minor Quartets were written...continue...
1 CD / Capriccio / 2008-04-08Works: George Frederick Handel: Concerto for Harp in B flat major, Op. 4 no 6/HWV 294; Karl Ditters von Dittersdorf: Concerto for harp, 2 oboes, 2 horns & string orchestra in A major; Claude Debussy: Danse ...
Performers: Balogh, Jószef [Clarinet]; Horgas, Eszter; Jakobi, Laszlo; Konrád, György; Vigh, Andrea
Ensemble: Budapest Strings
1 CD / Capriccio / 2007-06-26Works: Francis Poulenc: Sextet for wind quintet & piano in C major, FP 100; Trio for oboe, bassoon & piano, FP 43; Jean Françaix: Octet for clarinet, horn, bassoon & strings "A huit"; Dixtuor, for wind...
1 CD / Capriccio / 2007-01-01Works: Ernst Krenek: Quartet for Strings no 3, Op. 20; Quartet for Strings no 5, Op. 65
1 CD / Capriccio / 2005-10-04Works: Isang Yun: Sonata for Violin and Piano; Novellette for Flute, Harp, Violin and Cello; Duo for Cello and Harp; Trio for Strings
Performers: Graf, Maria; Grimmer, Walter; Groschopp, Holger; Lessing, Kolja; Staege, Roswitha
Musicians Kolya Lessing and Holger Groschopp support Isang Yun whose compositional voice is among the most individual phenomena in the music of the second half...continue...
1 CD / Capriccio / 2005-01-01Works: Dmitry Shostakovich: Quintet for piano & strings in G minor, Op. 57; Quartet for Strings no 1 in C major, Op. 49; Quartet for Strings no 4 in D major, Op. 83
Performers: Kupiec, Ewa
1 CD / Capriccio / 2004-01-01Works: Arnold Schoenberg: Verklärte Nacht for String Orchestra, Op. 4; Béla Bartók: Divertimento for String Orchestra, Sz 113; Anton Webern: Langsamer Satz for String Quartet, M 78
Conductors: Spivakov, Vladimir
Ensemble: Moscow Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra
BBC Music Magazine
The Moscow players deliver fine performances: beautifully shaped, rhythmically well-pointed, phrasing Schoenberg's long-breathed lines with refinement and keeping his poly...continue...
1 CD / Capriccio / 2004-01-01Works: Fabian Müller: Caper Quartet; Trio for Strings; Quintet for Strings "Rhapsodie"; Duo for Violin and Cello
Ensemble: Petersen String Quartet
1 CD / Capriccio / 2003-01-01Works: Joseph Martin Kraus: Quintet for Flute and Strings in D major, VB 184/Op 7; Quartets (6) for Strings
Performers: Sandhoff, Martin
Ensemble: Schuppanzigh Quartet
1 Super Audio CD / Capriccio / 2003-01-01Works: Darius Milhaud: Quartet for Strings no 1, Op. 5; Guillaume Lekeu: Poèmes (3); Quartet for Piano and Strings [fragment]; Ernest Chausson: Chanson perpétuelle, for soprano & orchestra, Op. ...
Performers: Banse, Juliane; Rieger, Wolfram
Ensemble: Petersen String Quartet
1 CD / Capriccio / 2001-01-01Works: Darius Milhaud: Quartet for Strings no 1, Op. 5; Guillaume Lekeu: Poems (3) for voice & piano; Andromède for soloists, chorus & orchestra; Ernest Chausson: Chanson perpétuelle, for soprano ...
Performers: Banse, Juliane; Rieger, Wolfram
Ensemble: Petersen Quartet
1 CD / Capriccio / 2000-01-01Works: Franz Schubert: Octet for Clarinet, Horn, Bassoon and Strings in F major, D 803/Op. 166
1 CD / Capriccio / 2000-01-01Works: Gaetano Donizetti: Quartet for Strings no 17 in B minor; Allegro for strings in C major; Concerto for Violin, cello & orchestra in D minor; Giuseppe Verdi: Quartet for Strings in E minor
Performers: Erxleben, Michael; Karnarius, Kleif
1 CD / Capriccio / 2000-01-01Works: Samuel Barber: Capricorn Concerto, for flute, oboe, trumpet & strings, Op. 21; Adagio for Strings; Serenade for Strings, Op. 1; Charles Ives: Contemplations (2); Arthur Foote: Air & Gavotte for orche...
Performers: Bálint, János; Friedrich, Reinhold [Trumpet]; Lencsés, Lajos [Oboe]
1 CD / Capriccio / 1999-01-01Works: Carl Böhm: Still wie die Nacht, for voice & orchestra, Op. 326/27; Karl Zöllner: Das Wandern ist des Müllers Lust, song; Franz Schubert: Winterreise, D 911/Op. 89; Die Nachthelle, D 89...
Performers: Casper, Bernd; Erber, Gerhard; Fokel, Dieter; Mayer, Gerhard; Ribbe, Hans-Joachim; Schopper, Michael; Stahl, Wolfgang; Wagner, Eckhard
Conductors: Weigle, Jörg-Peter; Knothe, Dietrich
1 CD / Capriccio / 1998-01-01Works: Antonín Dvorák: Serenade for Winds in D minor, Op. 44; Quintet for String Quartet and Double Bass in G major, Op. 77/B 49
Ensemble: Linos Ensemble
1 CD / Capriccio / 1997-01-01Works: Richard Strauss: Trio for Piano and Strings no 1 in A major, AV 37; Trio for Piano and Strings no 2 in D major, AV 53
Performers: Guntner, Kurt; Hokanson, Leonard; May, Angelica
Ensemble: Odéon Trio
1 CD / Capriccio / 1997-01-01Works: Sergey Prokofiev: Overture on Hebrew Themes for Clarinet, String Quartet and Piano in C minor, Op. 34; Quintet for oboe, clarinet, violin, viola & double bass in G minor, Op. 39; Leos Janácek: M...
1 CD / Capriccio / 1993-01-01Works: Louis Spohr: Nonet for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Horn, Bassoon and Strings in F major, Op. 31; Ludwig van Beethoven: Septet in E flat major, Op. 20
1 CD / Capriccio / 1992-01-01Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Quartet for Strings no 21 in D major, K 575; Quartet for Strings no 22 in B flat major, K 589; Quartet for Strings no 23 in F major, K 590