Barber: Piano Concerto Op. 38; Bartók: Piano Concerto No. 3; Jarrett: Tokyo Encore / Keith Jarrett, piano
1 CD / ECM / 2015-05-12Works: Samuel Barber: Concerto for Piano, Op. 38; Béla Bartók: Concerto for Piano no 3, Sz 119; Keith Jarrett: Nothing But a Dream, for piano & orchestra
Performers: Jarrett, Keith
Conductors: Davies, Dennis R.; Akiyama, Kazuyoshi
Ensemble: ; New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra; Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Saarbrucken
On these two classical concerti recordings from 1984 and 1985 Jarrett rises to the challenge of these major works with vigorous, lyrical, strong performances. Improvised...continue...
Jazz pianist Keith Jarrett planned a major engagement with classical music in the early '80s. His plans were cut short by a skiing accident and later by struggles with chronic fatigue syndrome, but th...continue...
Camilla Wicks: Five Decades of Treasured Performances - Works of Barber, Bartók, Beethoven, Brahms, Bloch et al. / Camilla Wicks, violin; Robert Levin, piano; San Francisco SO; Hollywood Bowl SO; Stowkowski et al.
6 CD / Music & Arts / 2015-05-12Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Concerto for Violin in D minor; Auf Flügeln des Gesanges (On Wings of Song), song for voice & piano, Op. 34/2; Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77; Hungari...
Performers: Barr, Jean; Connelly, Brian [Classical]; Cooker, Michele; Frantz, Roslyn [Piano]; Graber, Miles; Hirsch, Albert [Piano]; Katz, Martin [Piano]; Kurz, Neal; Levin, Robert D. [American Pianist]; Martine...
Conductors: Busch, Fritz; Rasilainen, Ari; Steinberg, William; Stokowski, Leopold; Ehrling, Sixten
Ensemble: ; Danish State Symphony Orchestra; Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Upheld by many as a queen amongst her peers, violinist Camilla Wicks led a stellar career in the dozen years following World War II. At...continue...