1 CD / Decca / 2014-01-28Works: Antonin Dvorák: Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op. 104/B 191; Leave me alone (Lasst mich allein), song for voice & piano, B. 157/1 (Op. 82/1); Rondo for cello & piano in G minor, B. 171 (Op. 94)...
Performers: Polonsky, Anna; Weilerstein, Alisa
Conductors: Belohlávek, Jirí
Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
American cellist Alisa Weilerstein, described by BBC Music Magazine as "one of the most extraordinary" soloists of her generation, follows her critically acclaimed Decca debut...continue...
Antonin Dvorak: Piano Concerto; Piano Quintets Opp. 5 & 81; Janacek: Capriccio; Concertino / Rudolf Firkusny, piano
2 CD / Newton Classics / 2013-11-19Conductors: Neumann, Vaclav;
Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Ridge String Quartet
It is fitting that the first repertoire chosen for this recording with Czech Philharmonic is music that has been central to the pianist for most...continue...
Dvorak: Symphony No. 8; Brahms: Symphony No. 1 / George Szell, live at the Lucerne Festival, 1969, 1962
1 CD / Audite / 2013-09-24Works: Antonin Dvorák: Symphony no 8 in G major, Op. 88/B 163; Johannes Brahms: Symphony no 1 in C minor, Op. 68
Conductors: Szell, George
Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Swiss Festival Orchestra
During the 50s and 60s, George Szell regularly appeared at Lucerne Festival. The concert recordings presented here - both first releases - encompass two works...continue...
Recording information: Kunsthaus, Lucerne (1969/1962)....continue...