In Memoriam Janos Starker (1924-2013) - Martinu: Cello Concerto No. 1; Prokofiev: Cello Concerto Op. 58; Dohnanyi: Konzertstuck for cello & orchestra, Op. 13
1 CD / Praga / 2016-01-08Works: Bohuslav Martinu: Concerto for Cello no 1; Sergey Prokofiev: Concerto for Cello in E minor, Op. 58; Ernst von Dohnányi: Konzertstück, for cello & orchestra in D major, Op. 12
Performers: Starker, Janos
Conductors: Nelson, John; Susskind, Walter
Ensemble: ; Czech Radio Symphony; Philharmonia Orchestra
Hungarian-American cellist JŠnos Starker was a child prodigy. He gave his first public performance at age six and made his professional debut at age fourteen....continue...
Recording information: Kingsway Hall, London (03/19/1990); London (03/19/1990); Prague, Czech Radio (03/19/1990); Kingsway Hall, London (07/14/1956-07/17/1956); London (07/14/1956-07/17/1956); Prague,...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...