1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2013-06-25Works: Ernest Bloch: Baal Shem; Suite for viola & orchestra (orchestration of Suite for viola & piano); Suite hébraïque, for viola (or violin) & orchestra (or piano)
Performers: Xiao, Hong-Mei
Conductors: Smolij, Mariusz
Ensemble: ; Budapest Symphony Orchestra MAV
Although Ernest Bloch's exploration of the 'Jewish Soul' focused on a cycle of seven works written between 1911 and 1916, he returned to Jewish themes...continue...
Recording information: Studio 22, Hungarian Radio, Budapest....continue...
10 CD / Dynamic / 2011-11-22Works: Antonio Bazzini: Pieces (3) in the Form of a sonata for violin & piano, Op 44; Morceaux Caractéristiques (3) for violin & piano, Op. 45; Morceaux (3) lyriques, Op. 41; Menus propos! Causieres mu...
Performers: Accardo, Salvatore [Violin/Conductor]; Amati, Antonius; Arvieto, Aldo; Bianchi, Luigi Alberto; Canino, Bruno; Haffner, Caroline; Kovacevich, Dubra; Masi, Pier Narciso; Ormezowski, Franco Maggio; Pred...
Conductors: Delacôte, Jacques
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1 CD / CAvi Music / 2011-06-14Works: Erich Wolfgang Korngold: Concerto for cello & orchestra in C, Op 37; Ernest Bloch: Schelomo; Berthold Goldschmidt: Concerto for cello & orchestra
Performers: Raiskin, Daniel; Rheinische Philharmonie State Orchestra; Steckel, Julian [Cello]
Conductors: Raiskin, Daniel
Ensemble: Staatsorchester Rheinische Philharmonic
Extremely rare recordings of essential concertos of the 20th century from versatile cellist Julian Steckel, First Prize winner at the ARD International Music Competition in...continue...
Recording information: Rhein-Mosel-Halle, Koblenz (06/2009-11/2009)....continue...
1 DVD Audio / Classic / 2010-06-08Works: Ernest Bloch: Concerto symphonique, for piano & orchestra (or 2 pianos); Scherzo fantasque, for piano & orchestra (or 2 pianos); Concerto grosso no 2
Performers: Årbuckle, Ashley; Clarke, Brian; McGrath, Rod; Watson, Neil; Yui, Micah [Piano]
Conductors: Amos, David; Amod, David
This release highlights the audio excellence of the DAD and HDAD formats. It can be played on any standard DVD player, and the HDAD side...continue...
3 CD / EMI Classics / 2010-04-06Works: Robert Schumann: Phantasiestücke (4) for violin, cello & piano in A minor, Op. 88; Felix Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream - Incidental Music, Op. 21; Sextet for Piano and Strings in D majo...
Performers: Argerich, Martha [Piano]; Bosso, Jorge; Buniatishvili, Khatia; Capuçon, Gautier; Capuçon, Renaud; Chen, Lyda; Drobinsky, Marc; Fagone, Enrico; Gerzenberg, Anton; Gerzenberg, Daniel; Hal...
Conductors: Vedernikov, Alexander
EMI Classics is pleased to release the latest installment of highlights from the Martha Argerich Project at the Lugano Festival. This is the seventh annual...continue...
Recording information: Lugano Festival, Switzerland (06/2009)....continue...
1 CD / Capriccio / 2009-02-24Works: Ernest Bloch: Prelude & 2 Psalms, for soprano & orchestra (or piano); Suite hébraïque, for viola (or violin) & orchestra (or piano); Baal Shem; Jewish Poems (3), for orchestra
Performers: Oelze, Christiane [Soprano Vocal]; Weithaas, Antje; Zimmermann, Tabea [Viola]
Conductors: Sloane, Steven
Ensemble: Berlin Symphony Orchestra
The highlight of this disc must surely be the two settings of psalms 137 & 114 for soprano and orchestra and sung on this release...continue...
1 CD / CD Baby Independants / 2008-12-09Works: Ernest Bloch: Suite hébraïque, for viola (or violin) & orchestra (or piano); Suite for viola & piano; Suite for solo viola (incomplete); Baal shem
Performers: Elaine, Karen; Stevens, Delores
Conductors: Amos, David
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2007-07-31Works: Ernest Bloch: Episodes (4), for chamber orchestra; Hiver-Printemps; Concertino, for flute, viola & strings (or piano); Suite modale, for flute & strings (or piano)
Performers: Buchman, Noam; Gandelsman, Yuri
Conductors: Atlas, Dalia
Ensemble: Atlas Camerata; Israel Philharmonic Orchestra members; Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
"Dalia Atlas, who is slowly working her way through Bloch's orchestral music for Naxos, leads beautifully idiomatic performances of all four works... This is one...continue...
1 CD / Arte Nova / 2006-03-14Works: Ernest Bloch: Suite for viola & piano; Suite hébraïque, for viola (or violin) & orchestra (or piano); Pieces (2) (Meditation & Processional), for viola & piano; Suite for solo viola (incomp...
Performers: Raiskin, Daniel; Smirnova, Lisa
Ernest Bloch (1880-1959), whose Hebrew roots resonated in his music throughout a lifetime of composition, had a particular affection for the sound of the viola....continue...
1 CD / Cascavelle / 2005-08-01Works: Frank Martin: Quintet for Piano and Strings; Ernest Bloch: Quintet for Piano and Strings no 2; Marc Briquet: Quintet for Piano and Strings
Performers: Alieva, Adilia; Grin, Francois; Jequier, Nicolas; Liechti, Edouard; Rochat, Laurent
Ensemble: Ortys Quartet
1 CD / Music & Arts / 2005-05-01Works: César Franck: Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major, M 8; Darius Milhaud: Sonata for viola & piano no 2, Op. 244; Visages (4), for viola & piano, Op. 238; Antonin Dvorák: Cypresses, B 11; ...
Performers: Zaslav, Bernard
1 CD / Capriccio / 2004-01-01Works: Ernest Bloch: Poèmes d'automne; Hiver-Printemps; Proclamation; Suite for Viola and Orchestra
Performers: Friedrich, Reinhold; Koch, Sophie; Zimmermann, Tabea
Conductors: Sloane, Steven
Ensemble: Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
The performances here are uniformly excellent... and the engineering is first rate. So if you want to explore Bloch beyond the "Jewish" works, this disc...continue...
1 CD / Eda (ger) / 2001-01-01Works: Ernest Bloch: Quintet for Piano and Strings no 1; Amy Beach: Piano Quintet in F sharp minor, Op. 67; Toivo Kuula: Scherzo in F major
Performers: Bernau, Gotz; Kekko, Ulla; Malmivaara, Juha; Meurman, Antti; Untamala, Ella; Untamala, Jaakko
Ensemble: Kvintetti Pihtipudas Piano Quintet
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2000-08-24Works: Alexander Weprik: Rhapsody, for viola & piano, Op. 11; Songs of the Dead, for viola & piano, Op. 4; Kaddisch (Poem), for viola & piano, Op. 6; Chant rigoureux, Op. 9; Alexander Krein: Ornaments, for ...
Performers: Nemtsov, Jascha; Zimmermann, Tabea [Viola]
"It is particularly rewarding to hear this Jewish music played by such a fine German violist. Zimmerman and Nemtsov emphasize the exotic oriental qualities of...continue...
1 CD / Dynamic / 1999-11-30Works: Niccolò Paganini: Sonata for gran viola & orchestra in C minor, MS 70; Concerto for Violin no 2 in B minor, Op. 7 "La Campanella"; Fritz Kreisler: Liebesleid; Liebesfreud; Pablo de Sarasate: Spa...
Performers: Bianchi, Luigi Alberto; Canino, Bruno
Conductors: Delacôte, Jacques
Ensemble: Berlin RIAS Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Crystal Records / 1994-05-16Works: Rebecca Clarke: Sonata for viola & piano; Ernest Bloch: Suite for viola & piano; Paul Hindemith: Sonata for Viola and Piano in F major, Op. 11 no 4
Performers: Collier, Katherine; Schotten, Yizhak
1 CD / Centaur / 1993-04-01Works: Béla Bartók: Concerto for Viola, Sz 120; Ernest Bloch: Suite for Viola and Orchestra
Performers: Thompson, Marcus
Conductors: Freeman, Paul
Ensemble: Slovenian Radio Symphony Orchestra