Béla Bartók: Two Portraits; Dance Suite; Piano Concerto No. 2; Divertimento for String Orchestra / Géza Anda, piano
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2014-05-13Works: Béla Bartók: Portraits (2) for violin and orchestra, Op. 5/Sz 37; Dance Suite for Orchestra, Sz 77; Concerto for Piano no 2, Sz 95; Divertimento for String Orchestra, Sz 113
Performers: Anda, Geza [Piano]; Brose, Walter [Viola]; Kirch, Willy [Violin]; Lutz, Walter; Schulz, Rudolf; Schumacher, Hermann [Double Bass]
Conductors: Fricsay, Ferenc
Ensemble: ; RIAS Sinfonieorchester Berlin
This special release in Praga's SACD-remastered Reminiscences series recreates a legendary Bartók concert given by Ferenc Fricsay at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées on May 25...continue...
Recording information: Berlin, Jesus-Christus-Kirche....continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2013-10-08Works: Alban Berg: Concerto for Violin; Béla Bartók: Rhapsody for Violin and Orchestra no 2, Sz 90; Concerto for Violin no 2 in B minor, Sz. 112, BB 117
Performers: Stern, Isaac [Violin]
Conductors: Bernstein, Leonard
Ensemble: ; New York Philharmonic
Praga presents a generous collection of concertos - immaculately remastered for SACD - that had a powerful impact on music in the pre-war years. Berg...continue...
Recording information: New York (1958-01-26&1959-02-06&1962-)....continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2006-09-12Works: Béla Bartók: Quartet for Strings no 5, Sz 102; Quartet for Strings no 6, Sz 114
Ensemble: Párkányí Quartet
"The Parkanyi Quartet contains three members of the old Orlando Quartet, including its leader and first violinist, Istvan Parkanyi. These recordings were made in June...continue...