A Different World - contemporary works for violin & piano by Salonen, Sher, MacMillan, Watkins, Bacewicz et al. / Diana Galvydyte, violin; Christopher Guild, piano
1 CD / Champs Hill Records / 2012-08-28Works: Vytautas Barkauskas: Partita for solo violin, Op. 12; Eduardas Balsys: Eglè, Queen of the Serpents, for violin & piano; Joe Schittino: Poem for violin & piano ("Eglè"); Esa-Pekka Salone...
Performers: Galvydyte, Diana; Guild, Christopher
A fabulous disc of contemporary composers performed by exciting young Lithuanian violinist Diana Galvydyte. This release includes highly virtuosic and very soulful works, with two...continue...
Recording information: Music Room, Champs Hill, West Sussex, UK (01/05/2012-01/06/2012); Music Room, Champs Hill, West Sussex, UK (12/19/2011-12/20/2011)....continue...
1 CD / Avie Records / 2009-04-01Works: Vytautas Barkauskas: Sun, concerto for symphony orchestra, Op. 69; Concerto for Viola Op. 63; Symphony no 5, Op. 81; Konzertstück for orchestra no 2, Op. 103
Performers: Bashmet, Yuri [Conductor/Viola]
Conductors: Servenikas, Robertas; Domarkas, Juozas
Ensemble: Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Avie Records / 2009-04-01Works: Vytautas Barkauskas: Jeux for violin & orchestra, Op. 117; Partita for solo violin, Op. 12; Monologues (2) for viola solo, Op. 71; Duo Concertante for violin, viola & orchestra, Op. 122
Performers: Graffin, Philippe; Imai, Nobuko
Conductors: Servenikas, Robertas
Ensemble: Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra; Vilnius Festival Orchestra
"This is an impressive work, and absorbing bit of nostalgia for a period not often thought of these days but here it is, and it...continue...