Janos Starker plays concertos by Hindemith, Prokofiev, Rautavaara (rec. 1971-75) / Janos Starker, cello
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2014-10-14Conductors: Lukacsy, Andreas von; Bour, Ernest; Blomstedt, Herbert
Ensemble: SWR Radio Symphony Orchestra Stuttgart; SWR Symphony Orchestra Baden-Baden and Freiburg
The late János Starker was one of the greatest cellists of all time. The easygoing naturalness of his playing and lean, lively sound were particular...continue...
7 CD / Decca / 2014-10-14Conductors: Blomstedt, Herbert; Schirmer, Ulf
Ensemble: Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra; San Francisco Symphony Orchesta
Six spectacular re-releases now available for a budget-friendly price, with works ranging from Haydn to Rachmaninov, performed by Lorin Maazel, Herbert Blomstedt and more....continue...
2 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2014-05-27Conductors: Blomstedt, Herbert
Ensemble: Rundfunkchor Leipzig; Staatskapelle Dresden
This is a welcome reissue of the groundbreaking, near legendary, now benchmark 1977 premiere recording of Beethoven's Leonore (later, Fidelio). The cast, including Edda Moser,...continue...
Richard Strauss: Complete Tone Poems & Concertos / Blomstedt, Ashkenazy, Dorati, Dutoit, Masur, Previn, Schiff, de Waart et al. [13 CDs]
13 CD / Decca / 2014-04-15Conductors: Blomstedt, Herbert; Masur, Kurt; Ashkenazy, Vladimir; de Waart, Edo; Previn, Andre; Sinopoli, Giuseppe; Dutoit, Charles
Ensemble: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra; Cleveland Orchestra; Leipzig Gewandhausorchester; Netherland Wind Ensemble; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; San Francisco Symphony; Sinfonietta de Montreal; Staatskapel...
Decca celebrates the 150th anniversary of the birth of Richard Strauss with this new Collector edition containing many of the composer’s most popular works in...continue...
Herbert Blomstedt: The San Francisco Years - works by Bartók, Beethoven, Berwald, Brahms, Bruckner, Grieg, Hindemith, Mahler, Mendelssohn, Nielsen et al. [15 CDs]
15 CD / Decca / 2014-04-01Conductors: Blomstedt, Herbert
Ensemble: San Francisco Symphony
Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116 by BÃ©la BartÃ³k
Conductor: Herbert Blomstedt
Weber: Symphonies; Overtures; Piano Concertos; Clarinet Concertos / Emma Johnson, clarinet; Peter Rosel, piano
4 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2013-11-19Works: Carl Maria von Weber: Symphony no 1 in C major, J. 50 (Op. 19); Symphony no 2 in C major, J. 51; Konzertstück for Piano and Orchestra in F minor, Op. 79; Concerto for Piano no 1 in C major, J. 9...
Performers: Johnson, Emma [Clarinet]; Rosel, Peter
Conductors: Marriner, Sir Neville; Blomstedt, Herbert; Tortelier, Yan Pascal; Schwarz, Gerard; Suitner, Otmar; Janowski, Marek
Ensemble: ; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields; English Chamber Orchestra; Staatskapelle Berlin; Staatskapelle Dresden
Carl Maria von Weber marked the transition from the Classical to the Romantic period. His works, while adhering to the formal style of the Viennese...continue...