Zino Francescatti, Violin: A Treasury of Studio Recordings 1931-1955 / Zino Francescatti, violin [3 CDs]
3 CD / Music & Arts / 2012-07-31Works: Ernest Chausson: Concert for Piano, Violin and String Quartet in D major, Op. 21; Claude Debussy: Sonata for Violin and Piano in G minor; La fille aux cheveux de lin; Préludes, Book 1; Maurice...
Performers: Balsam, Artur; Casadesus, Robert [Composer/Piano]; Faure, Maurice; Francescatti, Zino; Lanner, Max
Conductors: Ormandy, Eugene; Cluytens, André
In late-1930s America the Great Depression raged on, affecting all parts of life, not least the arts. Whereas European violinists had once flocked to the...continue...
13 CD / Music & Arts / 2007-03-01Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Consecration of the House, overture Op. 124; Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67; Creatures of Prometheus, Op. 43; Egmont, incidental music, Op. 84; Fidelio, overture, Op. 72c; Leo...
Performers: Blinder, Boris; Blinder, Naoum; Cherkassky, Shura [Piano]; Cutner, Solomon; Kapell, William [Piano]; Kraus, Lili [Piano]; Warenskjold, Dorothy
Conductors: Monteux, Pierre
Ensemble: Standard Symphony Orchestra
"Is this ever a generous sampling of Pierre Monteux and the San Francisco Symphony! Music and Arts' Sunday Evenings with Pierre Monteux collects broadcast performances...continue...
8 CD / Music & Arts / 2006-07-01Works: Igor Stravinsky: Pétrouchka; Le sacre du printemps; Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Le Coq d'Or (The Golden Cockerel; Zolotoy petushok), concert suite for orchestra; Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony no...
Performers: Casadesus, Robert [Composer/Piano]; Greindl, Josef; Jodry, Annie; Luca, Libero de; Moysan, G.; Stader, Maria
Conductors: Monteux, Pierre
Ensemble: French National Orchestra
4 CD / Music & Arts / 2006-02-01Works: Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 violins, cello, strings & continuo in D minor ("L'estro armonico" no 11), Op. 3/11,; Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina: Adoramus te Christe, motet for 4 voices (from Mo...
Performers: Rodzinski, Artur [Conductor]
Conductors: Stokowski, Leopold
Ensemble: Philadelphia Orchestra
Stokowski, the first major musician to recognize the potentialities of the sound recording as a significant factor in our musical life, actually resisted the idea...continue...
1 CD / Music & Arts / 2005-05-01Works: César Franck: Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major, M 8; Darius Milhaud: Sonata for viola & piano no 2, Op. 244; Visages (4), for viola & piano, Op. 238; Antonin Dvorák: Cypresses, B 11; ...
Performers: Zaslav, Bernard
1 CD / Music & Arts / 2004-02-01Works: Camille Saint-Saëns: Concerto for Piano no 4 in C minor, Op. 44; César Franck: Symphonic Variations for Piano and Orchestra, M 46; Maurice Ravel: Concerto for Piano left hand
Performers: Casadesus, Robert [Composer/Piano]
Conductors: Horenstein, Jascha; Beinum, Eduard Van
1 CD / Music & Arts / 2002-02-26Works: César Franck: Symphonic Variations for Piano and Orchestra, M 46; Claude Debussy: Fantaisie for piano & orchestra, L. 73; Sergey Rachmaninov: Concerto for Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 30
Performers: Gieseking, Walter [Piano]
Conductors: Mengelberg, Willem; Barbirolli, John
Ensemble: ; Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra