1 CD / Naïve / 2008-11-25Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58; Quintet for Piano, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon and Horn in E flat major, Op. 16
Performers: Devilleneuve, Helene; Dreyfuss, Antoine; Duquesnoy, Jean-Francois; Guy, Francois-Frederic; Voisin, Jerome
Conductors: Jordan, Philippe
Ensemble: Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra
For Guy and his colleagues it is clearly essential that Beethoven be allowed his own voice, unclouded by mannerism or pretension, and throughout the...continue...
1 CD / Naïve / 2008-09-30Works: Antonin Dvorák: Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World"; Robert Schumann: Konzertstück for 4 horns & orchestra in F major, Op. 86
Performers: Dreyfuss, Antoine; Guerrier, David; Padieu, Emmanuel; Schirrer, Bernard
Conductors: Krivine, Emmanuel
Ensemble: La Chambre Philharmonique
Krivine secures biting attack in both works using a reduced body of strings, 188.8.131.52.5, which undoubtedly helps in securing great clarity, with timpani standing...continue...
Messiaen: La Transfiguration de Notre Seigneur Jésus-Christ, Visions de l'Amen / De Leeuw, Loriod, et al
6 CD / Naïve / 2008-05-27Works: Olivier Messiaen: La Transfiguration de Notre Seigneur Jésus-Christ; Visions de l'amen; Sept haïkaï, for piano, 13 winds, 6 percussion & 8 violins, I/45; Couleurs de la cité c...
Performers: Boer, Harmen de; Bon, Maarten; Bon, Marja; Dullaert, Hans; Gijsegem, Ludwig van; Holthaus, Reiner; Leeuw, Reinbert de; Loo, Martine van der; Loriod, Yvonne [Piano/Composer]; Muruzabal, Arturo; Promme...
Conductors: Leeuw, Reinbert de; Boulez, Pierre
Ensemble: ASKO Ensemble; Hilversum Radio Symphony Orchestra; Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra; Percussion Group The Hague; Schoenberg Ensemble
BBC Music Magazine
A marvellous six disc box from Nanve that handily gathers previously issued live performances. àmy admiration for de Leeuw's La Transfiguration, which is...continue...
1 CD / Naïve / 2004-02-01Works: Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83
Performers: Bissill, Richard; Guy, Francois-Frederic; Truman, Robert
Conductors: Berglund, Paavo
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra
Guy's exceptionally well-rounded, considered performance of this concerto has already been compared to the historic models of Schnabel and Fleisher....continue...