1 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2010-02-09Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Sextet for Piano and Strings in D major, Op. 110; Octet for strings in E flat major, Op. 20
Performers: Ephrat, Ron; Hülshoff, Alexander; Ouziel, Dalia; Sassen, Jean; Sharon, Gil [Violin]; Tamminen, Liisa
Mendelssohn was perhaps the most precociously gifted of all composers. As a child prodigy he stands out from other famous examples such as Mozart, Saint-Saens,...continue...
Recording information: Hervormde Kerk Rhoon, The Netherlands (1966-1967)....continue...
Bruckner: String Quintet in F major, String Quartet in C minor, etc / Fine Arts String Quartet, et al
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-12-16Works: Anton Bruckner: Quintet for strings in F major, WAB 112; Intermezzo for String Quintet in D minor, WAB 113; Quartet for Strings in C minor, WAB 111; Rondo for string quartet in C minor
Performers: Sharon, Gil [Violin]
Anton Bruckner's 'String Quintet in F major' was composed at the suggestion of the famous Viennese violinist Joseph Hellmesberger. Contemporaneous with his 'Fifth' and 'Sixth...continue...