Masterpieces for Piano Left Hand - works by Ravel, Scriabin, Prokofiev, Bartók, Britten / Samson Francois, Andrei Gavrilov, Rudolf Serkin, Gabor Gabos, Julius Katchen
1 CD / Praga / 2015-09-11Works: Maurice Ravel: Concerto for Piano left hand; Alexander Scriabin: Pieces (2) for Piano left hand, Op. 9; Sergey Prokofiev: Concerto for Piano left hand no 4 in B flat major, Op. 53; Béla Bart&o...
Performers: Francois, Samson; Gabos, Gábor; Gavrilov, Andrei; Katchen, Julius [Piano]; Serkin, Rudolf [Piano]
Conductors: Cluytens, André; Ormandy, Eugene; Britten, Benjamin
Paul Wittgenstein was an Austrian concert pianist who, following the amputation of his right arm during the First World War, commissioned seventeen works for the...continue...
Recording information: Czech Radio, Prague (01/1965); Hungarian Radio, Budapest (01/1965); London (01/1965); Paris, Salle Wagram (01/1965); Philadelphia (01/1965); Czech Radio, Prague (02/02/1958); Hu...continue...
Lalo: Le Roi d'Ys Overture; Symphony Espagnole; Concerto Russe, Op. 29 / Isaac Stern, violin; Gérard Poulet, violin
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2013-08-13Works: Edouard Lalo: Le Roi d'Ys, overture to the opera; Symphonie espagnole, for violin & orchestra in D minor, Op. 21; Concerto russe, for violin & orchestra, Op. 29
Performers: Poulet, Gerard; Stern, Isaac [Violin]
Conductors: Ansermet, Ernest; Ormandy, Eugene; Válek, Vladimír
Ensemble: Czech Radio Symphony; Orchestre de la Suisse Romande; Philadelphia Orchestra
This disc presents violinist Gérard Poulet and the Czech Radio Symphony Orchestra's "rehabilitation" of Edouard Lalo's Concerto Russe, which was written for violinist Pablo...continue...
Saint-Saens: Piano Concerto No. 2, Cello Concerto No. 1, et al. / Emil Gilels; Arthur Grumiaux; Mstislav Rostropovich; isaac Stern
1 CD / Praga / 2013-05-14Works: Camille Saint-Saëns: Concerto for Piano no 2 in G minor, Op. 22; Havanaise for Violin and Orchestra in E major, Op. 83; Concerto for Cello no 1 in A minor, Op. 33; Concerto for Violin no 3 in B ...
Performers: Gilels, Emil [Piano]; Grumiaux, Arthur [Violin]; Rostropovich, Mstislav; Stern, Isaac [Violin]
Conductors: Cluytens, André; Ormandy, Eugene; Sargent, Malcolm; Fournet, Jean
On this release, part of Praga's Reminiscences series of remastered historic recordings, four legendary artists prove the timelessness of the music of Camille Saint-Saëns. Pianist...continue...
Shostakovich: Cello Concerto no 1; Piano Concerto no 2; Violin Concerto no 1 / David Oistrakh, violin; Mstislav Rostropovich, cello; Leonard Bernstein, piano
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2012-09-12Works: Dmitry Shostakovich: Concerto for Cello no 1 in E flat major, Op. 107; Concerto for Piano no 2 in F major, Op. 102; Concerto for Violin no 1 in A minor, Op. 77
Performers: Bernstein, Leonard; Jones, Mason; Oistrakh, David [Conductor]; Rostropovich, Mstislav
Conductors: Ormandy, Eugene; Bernstein, Leonard; Mravinsky, Yevgeny
Ensemble: New York Philharmonic; Philadelphia Orchestra; Philharmonic Orchestra
Offered together for the first time, this new SACD remastering from Praga features historic recordings of three acclaimed concertos by Dmitri Shostakovich, performed by the...continue...