Camilla Wicks: Five Decades of Treasured Performances - Works of Barber, Bartók, Beethoven, Brahms, Bloch et al. / Camilla Wicks, violin; Robert Levin, piano; San Francisco SO; Hollywood Bowl SO; Stowkowski et al.
6 CD / Music & Arts / 2015-05-12Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Concerto for Violin in D minor; Auf Flügeln des Gesanges (On Wings of Song), song for voice & piano, Op. 34/2; Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77; Hungari...
Performers: Barr, Jean; Connelly, Brian [Classical]; Cooker, Michele; Frantz, Roslyn [Piano]; Graber, Miles; Hirsch, Albert [Piano]; Katz, Martin [Piano]; Kurz, Neal; Levin, Robert D. [American Pianist]; Martine...
Conductors: Busch, Fritz; Rasilainen, Ari; Steinberg, William; Stokowski, Leopold; Ehrling, Sixten
Ensemble: ; Danish State Symphony Orchestra; Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Upheld by many as a queen amongst her peers, violinist Camilla Wicks led a stellar career in the dozen years following World War II. At...continue...
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...
1 CD / Music & Arts / 2007-11-01Works: Claude Debussy: Ibéria, for orchestra, L. 122/2; Maurice Ravel: Le tombeau de Couperin; Daphnis et Chloé Suite no 2; Albert Roussel: Bacchus et Ariane, Suite no 2
Conductors: Munch, Charles
Ensemble: NBC Symphony Orchestra; Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra
The Alsatian-born Munch was in his fifth season as Music Director of the Boston Symphony at the time he gave this concert - his sole...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: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Violin no 3 in G major, K 216; Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61; Sonata for violin & piano no 7 in C minor ("Eroica"), Op. 30/2; Roma...
Performers: Bagnoli, Eugenio; Casadesus, Robert [Composer/Piano]; Francescatti, Zino
Conductors: Cluytens, André; Leinsdorf, Erich; Klecki, Paul; Dorati, Antal
Ensemble: ; Orchestre de la Société du Conservatoire Paris ; ORTF National Orchestra
During the late 1930s the Great Depression was still raging, and many a European violinist luminary had made an American debut hoping for success. Despite...continue...
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
4 CD / Music & Arts / 2002-12-01Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Variations for piano in A major (from last mvt. K. 581) (doubtful), (K. Anh. B 137); Sonata for Piano no 15 in C major ("Sonata semplice") K. 545; Variations (9) on "Lison do...
Performers: Gieseking, Walter [Piano]
Conductors: Dorati, Antal
Ensemble: Berlin RIAS Symphony Orchestra