Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos. 21 & 23; Bela Bartok (1881-1945): Piano Concerto No. 3 / Annie Fischer, piano; Philharmonia Orch., Sir Adrian Boult, Wolfgang Sawallisch; Bavarian Radio SO, Ferenc Fricsay
1 CD / Praga / 2016-03-18Conductors: Boult, Adrian; Sawallisch, Wolfgang; Fricsay, Ferenc
Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra
Great Hungarian conductor Ferenc Fricsay contended that musicians had to work on Bartók's major works to master Mozart's unique combination of profundity and playfulness. His...continue...
A Romantic Portrait' Dvorak: Cello Concerto; Schumann: Cello Concerto; Tchaikovsky: Pezzo Capriccioso, Op. 62 / Mstislav Rostropovich, cello; Boult; Rozhdestvenski
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2015-07-10Works: Antonin Dvorák: Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op. 104/B 191; Robert Schumann: Concerto for Cello in A minor, Op. 129; Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Pezzo capriccioso for Cello and Orchestra in B...
Performers: Rostropovich, Mstislav
Conductors: Boult, Adrian; Rozhdestvensky, Gennady
Ensemble: Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; USSR State Symphony Orchestra
This release is part of the Praga label's stellar Reminiscences series of SACD remasterings. On this disc, the legendary cellist Mstislav Rostropovich performs concertos by...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2008-11-11Works: Ernst von Dohnányi: Variations on a Nursery Song for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 25; Konzertstück for Cello and Orchestra in D major, Op. 12; Concerto for Piano no 2 in B minor, Op. 42
Performers: Dohnányi, Ernst von; Starker, János
Conductors: Boult, Adrian; Susskind, Walter
Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Dohnanyi has in recent years been unduly neglected, although at one time his music formed a regular element in concert programs. In part this neglect...continue...