Camilla Wicks: Five Decades of Treasured Performances - Works of Barber, Bartók, Beethoven, Brahms, Bloch et al. / Camilla Wicks, violin; Robert Levin, piano; San Francisco SO; Hollywood Bowl SO; Stowkowski et al.
6 CD / Music & Arts / 2015-05-12Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Concerto for Violin in D minor; Auf Flügeln des Gesanges (On Wings of Song), song for voice & piano, Op. 34/2; Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77; Hungari...
Performers: Barr, Jean; Connelly, Brian [Classical]; Cooker, Michele; Frantz, Roslyn [Piano]; Graber, Miles; Hirsch, Albert [Piano]; Katz, Martin [Piano]; Kurz, Neal; Levin, Robert D. [American Pianist]; Martine...
Conductors: Busch, Fritz; Rasilainen, Ari; Steinberg, William; Stokowski, Leopold; Ehrling, Sixten
Ensemble: ; Danish State Symphony Orchestra; Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Upheld by many as a queen amongst her peers, violinist Camilla Wicks led a stellar career in the dozen years following World War II. At...continue...
1 CD / Oehms / 2012-02-28Works: Samuel Barber: Concerto for Violin Op. 14; Erich Wolfgang Korngold: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 35; Franz Waxman: Carmen Fantasy, for violin & orchestra; John Williams: Schindler's List
Performers: Gilman, Alexander
Conductors: So, Perry
Ensemble: ; The Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra
On his new CD issued by OehmsClassics, Alexander Gilman dedicates himself to two grandiose violin concertos composed within six years of each other: Barber's Concerto,...continue...
Recording information: Cape Town, South Africa (12/2010)....continue...
1 CD / RCA Records / 2005-03-22Works: Samuel Barber: Concerto for Violin Op. 14; Concerto for Cello in A minor, Op. 22; Concerto for Piano, Op. 38
Performers: Browning, John [Piano]; Isserlis, Steven; Takezawa, Kyoko
Conductors: Slatkin, Leonard
Ensemble: The Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2002-01-01Works: Samuel Barber: Concerto for Violin Op. 14; Souvenirs, Op. 28; Serenade for Strings, Op. 1; Music for a Scene from Shelley, for orchestra, Op. 7
Performers: Buswell, James
Conductors: Alsop, Marin
Ensemble: Royal Scottish National Orchestra
"Alsop's structure is secure, she maintains intensity and attention, and the orchestra sounds at home. The violinist's sound is pretty, but it's also quite small....continue...
Recording information: Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow....continue...