3 CD / Warner Classics / 2011-06-07Works: Robert Schumann: Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 54; Kinderszenen, Op. 15; Piano Quintet in E flat major, Op. 44; Frédéric Chopin: Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21; Concer...
Performers: Argerich, Martha [Piano]; Capuçon, Gautier; Capuçon, Renaud; Drobinsky, Marc; Giuffredi, Corrado; Godel, Vincent; Hall, Lucia; Maisky, Mischa; Margulis, Alissa; Marton, Cristina; Mogile...
Conductors: Rabinovitch, Alexandre; Dutoit, Charles
The term "living legend" is genuinely apt to Martha Argerich, whose dazzling amalgam of virtuosity, insight, eclecticism, generosity and mystery makes her a pianist of...continue...
1 CD / Camerata / 2007-05-01Works: Leos Janácek: Youth; Pavel Haas: Quintet for Winds, Op. 10; György Ligeti: Bagatelles (6) for Wind Quintet; Pieces (10) for Wind Quintet; György Kurtág: Quintet for Winds, Op. 2
Performers: Dohr, Stefan; Schellenberger, HansJorg; Schulz, Wolfgang; Stump, Petra; Taubl, Norbert; Turkovic, Milan
Ensemble: Ensemble Wien-Berlin
Despite his renown, Gyorgy Ligeti's Six Bagatelles was the kind of piece that was basically used by wind players to show that they could tackle...continue...
1 CD / Arte Nova / 2006-09-12Works: Leos Janácek: Idyll for Strings; Mládí (Youth), suite for wind sextet, JW 7/10; Suite for string orchestra, JW 6/2
Performers: Beckett, Edward; Jennings, Anthony; Messiter, Malcolm; Pike, Anthony; Skinner, Richard [Bassoon]; Taylor, Derek
Conductors: Pople, Ross
Ensemble: London Festival Orchestra
In a colorfully pained peasant trunk, Leos Janacek's pupil Bfietislav Bakala discovered the long-forgotten earliest orchestral works of his teacher: the 'Suite for Strings' (around...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 1996-08-22Works: Leos Janácek: Theme and variations for piano in B flat major ("Zdenciny variace," "Zdenka Variations"), JW 8/6; Moravian Dances (3), for piano (combines JW 8/18 and JW 8/12); Reminiscence for Pi...
Performers: Ambrus, Karoly; Babacsi, Csaba; Banhegyi, Geza; Hartenstein, Istvan; Hlawatsch, Thomas; Nagy, Bela; Olah, Vilmos
2 CD / Decca Import / 1996-03-11Works: Leos Janácek: Sinfonietta; Taras Bulba; Lachian (Lasské) Dances (6) for orchestra, JW 6/17; Suite for string orchestra, JW 6/2; Mládí (Youth), suite for wind sextet, JW 7/10; Capr...
Performers: Bell, Sebastian; Craxton, Janet; Crossley, Paul [Piano]; Eastop, Phillip; Gatt, Martin; Harris, Michael [Clarinet]; Pay, Antony [Clarinet]
Conductors: Mackerras, Charles, Sir; Huybrechts, François; Marriner, Sir Neville; Atherton, David
Ensemble: ; London Sinfonietta; Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra; Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra