1 CD / CPO / 2009-09-29Works: Ferdinand Ries: Die Räuberbraut, Op. 156; Concerto for 2 horns and orchestra in E flat major, WoO 19; Overture to the opera "Liska oder Die Hexe von Gyllensteen", for orchestra, Op. 164a; Concer...
Performers: Steck, Anton; Wieringa, Erwin; Zwart, Teunis van der
Conductors: Willens, Michael Alexander
Although Ries studied with Beethoven, the concerto's length and overall design recall not so much the concerto of Beethovian stamp but the tradition of the...continue...
1 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2008-10-14Works: Johannes Brahms: Trio for Horn, Violin and Piano in E flat major, Op. 40; Sonata for Violin and Piano no 1 in G major, Op. 78; Fantasies (7) for Piano, Op. 116
Performers: Faust, Isabelle; Melnikov, Alexander; Zwart, Teunis van der
"Faust cuts loose with fervor in the Violin Sonata, op. 78. The combination of her passionately Romantic expressiveness with her somewhat cool tone sounds ideally...continue...