1 CD / Orfeo / 2014-10-14Works: Karol Szymanowski: Concerto for Violin no 1, Op. 35, M37; Concerto for Violin no 2, Op. 61; Myths (3), Op. 30
Performers: Skride, Baiba [Violin]; Skride, Lauma [Piano]
Conductors: Petrenko, Vasily
Ensemble: ; Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Baiba Skride is almost unparalleled in her virtuosic, idiomatic mastery of the standard solo violin repertoire. But that is not all, for her concert calendar...continue...
Wagner: Tannhauser / Josef Greindl, Wolfgang Windgassen, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Theo Adam, Victoria de los Angeles, Grace Bumbry (rec. live, August 1961)
3 CD / Orfeo / 2014-10-14
This 1961, Wieland Wagner directed Bayreuth Tannha¨user, conducted by Wolfgang Sawallisch, stars Victoria de los Angeles as Elisabeth and Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (at his last Bayreuth...continue...