Schumann: Piano Concerto, Op.54; Weber: Konzertstück, Op.79; Strauss: Burleske / Friedrich Gulda, piano; Vienna PO; Andeae, Böhm
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2014-12-09Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Piano no 9 in E flat major, K 271 "Jeunehomme"; Carl Maria von Weber: Konzertstück for piano & orchestra in F minor, J. 282 (Op. 79); Richard Strauss: Burle...
Performers: Gulda, Friedrich
Conductors: Böhm, Karl; Andreae, Volkmar
Ensemble: ; Vienna Philharmonic
Friedrich Gulda was an unusual personality. His performing career spanned both classical and jazz, and as a teacher, he was a tremendous influence on many...continue...
Recording information: Munich, Herkulesaal (08/25/1957); Salzburg (08/25/1957); Vienna, Sofiensaal (08/25/1957); Munich, Herkulesaal (09/07/1956); Salzburg (09/07/1956); Vienna, Sofiensaal (09/07/1956...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2013-02-12Works: Hector Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14; Les nuits d'été, Op. 7, song cycle
Performers: Steber, Eleanor [Soprano Vocals]
Conductors: Monteux, Pierre; Mitropoulos, Dimitri
Ensemble: New York Philharmonic; Vienna Philharmonic
Praga's superb series of SACD remasterings of classic recordings continues with this all-Berlioz program. The gem here is the great American soprano Eleanor Steber's striking...continue...