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...
Debussy: Chamber Music - Prelude to Afternoon of a Fawn; Sonata; Rêverie; Violin Sonata; La Fille aux Cheveux de Lin; Piano Trio No.1 / Prazák Quartet, Kinsky Trio Prague
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2014-04-08Works: Claude Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune; Sonata for Cello and Piano; Poèmes (7) de Banville; Sonata for Violin and Piano in G minor; La fille aux cheveux de lin;...
Performers: Brozkova, Jana; Kanka, Michal; Kinsky Trio Prague; Klepac, Jaromir [Piano]; Kunt, Vaclav; Pechocova, Slavka; Polak, Milan [Clarinet]; Roubal, Vaclav; Soucek, Frantisek; Verner, Lukas
Ensemble: Kinsky Trio Prague; Prazák Quartet
Better known for his works for orchestra or solo piano, Claude Debussy also composed a wealth of beautiful chamber music. This disc featuring the Prazák...continue...
Recording information: Prague, Domovina Studio (06/12/2013-06/14/2013)....continue...
Mozart: Piano Concertos K413, 414, 415 with string quintet accompaniment / Slávka Pechoková-Vernerová, piano; Pavel Nejtek, double bass
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2013-11-12Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Piano no 12 in A major, K 414 (385p); Concerto for Piano no 11 in F major, K 413 (387a); Concerto for Piano no 13 in C major, K 415 (387b)
Performers: Nejtek, Pavel; Pechocova, Slavka
Ensemble: Prazák Quartet
Mozart produced scores with variable accompaniment to facliitate performances at the Austrian Emperor's court and private salons. This trilogy of Viennese Piano Concerto arrangements was...continue...
Recording information: Martinu Concert Hall, Prague (01/25/2013)....continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2005-11-08Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Octet for strings in E flat major, Op. 20; Sextet for Piano and Strings in D major, Op. 110
Performers: Hudec, Jiri; Klepac, Jaromir [Piano]
"Despite the fact that the Octet enjoys plenty of attention on disc, this is a performance of unusual distinction. There isn't a single moment in...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2004-09-14Works: Erwin Schulhoff: Pieces (5) for string quartet; Concertino for Flute, Viola and Double Bass; Duo for Violin and Cello; Sextet for 2 violins, 2 violas & 2 cellos
Performers: Hudec, Jiri; Hula, Pavel; Kanka, Michal; Kluson, Josef; Kunt, Václav
Ensemble: Kocian Quartet; Prazák Quartet (String Quartet)
"This lively and well-played program combines some of the most popular works by Erwin Schulhoff... There is a lot of imagination in his style. It...continue...