Elgar: Dream of Gerontius; Cello Concerto / Jian Wang, cello; Lilli Paasikivi, mezzo; Mark Tucker, tenor; David Wilson-Johnson, baritone; Sydney SO & Philharmonia Choirs; TSO Chorus; Ashkenazy
2 CD / ABC Classics / 2014-06-10Works: Edward Elgar: Concerto for Cello; The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38
Performers: Wang, Jian
Conductors: Ashkenazy, Vladimir
Ensemble: ; Sydney Philharmonia Choirs; Sydney Symphony Orchestra; TSO Chorus
Gramophone Magazine, May 2012
Ashkenazy conducts with heaps of spirit, tingling drama and red-blooded commitment to the cause, and he draws an unstintingly fresh and laudably...continue...
Recording information: Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House, Australia....continue...
1 CD / Decca Import / 2007-05-02Works: Manuel de Falla: Danza Española no 1 (la vida breve); Canciones populares españolas (7); Scottish Traditional: Busk Ye, Busk Ye, My Bonny Bride, song; Logan Water, song; Gabriel Fauré...
Performers: Sollscher, Goran; Wang, Jian
The two soloists - a guitarist and a cellist - comes together in a surprisingly homogeneous collaboration of some really popular classics, with an approach...continue...