Legacy: Rostropovich and Britten - Tchaikovsky: Rococo Variations; Pezzo capriccioso; Britten: Gloriana (exc.) / English CO, Aldeburgh Festival Singers, Peter Pears [DVD]
1 DVD Video / ICA Classics / 2012-11-13Works: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Variations for Cello and Orchestra on a Rococo theme, Op. 33; Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Pezzo capriccioso for Cello and Orchestra in B minor, Op. 62; Romeo & Juliet Fantasy...
Performers: Pears, Peter, Sir; Rostropovich, Mstislav
Conductors: Britten, Benjamin
Ensemble: Aldeburgh Festival Singers; English Chamber Orchestra
Rostropovich's way with the Variations on a Rococo Theme, to which he gives rich tone and a high level of expressiveness, is altogether winning, and...continue...
Run Time: 68 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 4:3, B&W
Sound Format(s): Mono,
Country of Origin: Germany
1 DVD Video / ICA Classics / 2011-02-22Works: Franz Schubert: Trio for Piano and Strings no 1 in B flat major, D 898/Op. 99; Trio for Piano and Strings no 2 in E flat major, D 929/Op. 100
Performers: Cohen, Isidore; Greenhouse, Bernard; Pressler, Menahem
Ensemble: Beaux Arts Trio
The filming of the B flat Trio was one of the Beaux Arts Trio's last activities with Bernard Greenhouse, who retired soon thereafter. Both performances...continue...
Run Time: 81 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 4:3
Sound Format(s): LPCM Mono,