Reinhold Gliere: Piano Works - Morceaux, Opp. 26, 21, 19; Preludes Op. 30; Mazurkas / Corinna Simon: piano
1 CD / Delta Classics / 2013-02-12Works: Reinhold Glière: Morceaux (6), for piano, Op. 26; Morceaux (3), for piano, Op. 21; Mazurkas (3), for piano, Op. 29; Eight Easy Pieces, Op. 43; Morceaux (3), for piano, Op. 19; Esquisses (12), fo...
Performers: Simon, Corinna
Corinna Simon, born in Berlin, had her first piano lessons at the age of five. By age 12 she was accepted at the Julius Stern...continue...
Recording information: Berlin, Studio Gärtnerstraáe (07/27/2009-07/29/2009)....continue...
Nikolai Rakov: Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2; Sonatinas for Violin and Piano / David Frühwirth: violin; Milana Chernyavska: piano
1 CD / Delta Classics / 2013-02-12Works: Nikolai Rakov: Pieces (3) for violin & piano; Sonata for Violin no 2; Sonatina no 3 for violin & piano ("Little Triptych"); Sonatina no 2 in D major for violin & piano; Sonata for Violin no 1
Performers: Chernyavska, Milana; Fruhwirth, David
Expedition Audio Recommended
These pieces are generally tonal and melodic, with colorful late romantic harmonies... Much of it is similar to chamber works from Shostakovich and...continue...
Recording information: Deutschlandradio, Berlin, Siemens-Villa, Studio Gärtner (12/27/2009-12/29/2009)....continue...
1 CD / Delta Classics / 2013-01-08Works: Ernst Toch: Bunte Suite, for orchestra, Op. 48; Variations on Mozart's "Unser Pöbel meint" (K. 455), for piano & orchestra; Concerto for cello & chamber orchestra, Op. 35
Performers: Blome, Tatjana; Bruns, Peter
Conductors: Bruns, Jürgen
Ensemble: ; Kammerochester Leipzig; Kammersymphonie Berlin
Anyone who tries to find out more about the composer Ernst Toch will soon realize that it is not an easy task. No monograph is...continue...
Giuseppe Martucci: Piano Concerto No. 2; 2 Nocturnes Op. 70; Tema e Variazioni, Op. 58 / Pietro Massa, piano
1 CD / Delta Classics / 2012-11-13Works: Giuseppe Martucci: Notturno for piano (or orchestra) in G flat major, Op. 70/1; Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat minor, Op. 66; Theme and variations for piano in E flat major, Op. 58
Performers: Massa, Pietro [Piano]
Conductors: Malzew, Stefan
Ensemble: ; New Brandenburg Philharmonic
2 CD / Delta Classics / 2012-11-13Works: Erkki Melartin: Lastuja for piano no 1, Op. 7; Legend, for piano no 2, Op. 12; Surullinen puutarha (Melancholy Garden), for piano, Op. 52; Lyric Pieces (5) for piano, Op. 59; Den hemlighetsfulla skog...
Performers: Lettberg, Maria
Expedition Audio Recommended
The program is loosely arranged in chronological order and as such provides a fascinating portrait of the composer’s development, which underwent appreciat...continue...
Recording information: Studio Gärtnerstraáe (2008-11-13_2008-11-15&2009-)....continue...
Alfred Schnittke: Piano Concerto No. 2; Piano Quintet; Piano Quartet / Ewa Kupiec, Maria Lettberg: pianos
1 CD / Delta Classics / 2012-10-09Works: Alfred Schnittke: Quintet for Piano and Strings; Quartet for Piano and Strings in A minor (after Mahler); Trio for piano, violin & cello; Music for Piano & Chamber Orchestra
Performers: Kupiec, Ewa; Lettberg, Maria
Conductors: Strobel, Frank
Ensemble: ; Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra members
Variation is one of the oldest and most popular methods of composition in music history. The native Volga German Alfred Schnittke used a different form...continue...