Hommage a Weber - Music for piano 4-hands by Weber, Godowsky and Moscheles / Lucia Huang and Sebastian Euler, pianos
2 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2014-10-14Conductors:
Ensemble: Duo d'Accord
With some unusual takes on the standard repertoire already in their catalogue, the Duo D'Accord (pianists Lucia Huang and Sebastian Euler) set out to do...continue...
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...
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2014-10-14Works: Béla Bartók: Quartet for Strings no 1 in A minor, Op. 7/Sz 40; Quartet for Strings no 5, Sz 102
Ensemble: Meta4 Quartet
Formed in 2001, Meta4 is one of the most internationally successful of Finnish string quartets, having won first prize in the 2004 Int'l Shostakovich Quartet...continue...
Recording information: Lisztzentrum Raiding, Austria (04/09/2014-04/12/2014)....continue...
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2014-10-14Conductors: Hindemith, Paul
Ensemble: SWR Radio Symphony Orchestra Stuttgart
Paul Hindemith was an all-round musician, virtuoso violist, composer and educator. He mastered all the instruments of the orchestra to a more or less professional...continue...
Ravel: Orchestral Works, Vol. 2 - 'Ma Mère l'Oye,' 'Shéhérazade' Overture; Une barque sur l'océan et al. / SWR Radio SO Stuttgart; Denève
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2014-10-14Works: Maurice Ravel: Pavane pour une infante défunte; Ma mère l'oye; Une barque sur l'océan, for orchestra; Shéhérazade--Fairy Overture, for orchestra (or 2 pianos); Menuet...
Conductors: Denève, Stéphane
Ensemble: ; SWR Radio Symphony Orchestra - Stuttgart
Stéphane Denève's Ravel cycle continues to take shape. In this second installment of the complete orchestral music we hear the ballet version of "Ma Mère...continue...