8 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2012-04-10Works: Béla Bartók: Pieces (4) for Orchestra, Op. 12/Sz 51; Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116; Dance Suite for Orchestra, Sz 77; Pictures (2) for Orchestra, Op. 10/Sz 46; Hungarian Sketches, for orch...
Performers: Aimard, Pierre-Laurent; Aler, John [Tenor Vocal]; Andsnes, Leif Ove; Bashmet, Yuri [Conductor/Viola]; Grimaud, Helene; Kremer, Gidon; Norman, Jessye [Soprano vocals]; Percy, Neil; Polgar, Laszlo; Sha...
Conductors: Boulez, Pierre
Ensemble: ; Berlin Philharmonic; Chicago Symphony Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra
Over the past 18 years Pierre Boulez has made a series of critically acclaimed recordings for Deutsche Grammophon of Bartok's major orchestral works, the complete...continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2011-09-27Works: Béla Bartók: Concerto for Violin no 1, Sz 36; Concerto for Violin no 2 in B minor, Sz. 112, BB 117; Concerto for Viola, Sz 120
Performers: Ehnes, James [Violin]
Conductors: Noseda, Gianandrea
Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Hailed as 'the Jascha Heifetz of our day' (The Globe and Mail, Canada), the violinist James Ehnes is widely considered one of the most dynamic...continue...
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2 CD / EMI Classics / 2011-07-12Works: Béla Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116; Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta, Sz 106; Concerto for Viola, Sz 120; Concerto for 2 Pianos, Percussion and Orchestra, Sz 115; Sonata f...
Performers: Drouet, Jean-Pierre; Gualda, Sylvio; Labeque, Katia; Labeque, Marielle [Piano]; Zimmermann, Tabea [Viola]
Conductors: Rattle, Simon, Sir; Ormandy, Eugene; Shallon, David
1 CD / Sony Classical / 2011-07-12Works: Stephen J. Albert: Concerto for Cello; Béla Bartók: Concerto for Viola, Sz 120; Ernest Bloch: Schelomo
Performers: Ma, Yo-Yo
Conductors: Zinman, David
Ensemble: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Recording information: Joseph Meyerhoff, Hall, Baltimore, MD (03/06/1993-03/07/1993).
Focusing solely on American composers (New Yorkers, for that matter), Yo-yo Ma recorded an album with the B...continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 2010-10-12Works: Miklós Rózsa: Concerto for viola & orchestra, Op. 37; Béla Bartók: Concerto for Viola, Sz 120; Tibor Serly: Rhapsody for viola & orchestra
Performers: Power, Lawrence
Conductors: Litton, Andrew
With this disc, the acclaimed British violist Lawrence Power launches a new series for Hyperion featuring the seminal twentieth-century works for the viola. Of the...continue...
Recording information: Grieghallen, Bergen (08/17/2009-08/20/2009)....continue...
51 CD / EMI Classics / 2009-04-21Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto no 2 in F major, BWV 1047; Brandenburg Concerto no 3 in G major, BWV 1048; Brandenburg Concerto no 5 in D major, BWV 1050; Concerto for 2 Violins in D mino...
Performers: Aronowitz, Cecil; Balsam, Artur; Barshai, Rudolf [Conductor/Viola]; Bennett, William; Cassad?, Gaspar; Cassado, Gaspar; Civil, Alan; Cocker, Paul; Curzon, Clifford [Piano]; de los Angeles, Victoria; ...
Conductors: Menuhin, Yehudi [Violin]; Enescu, George; Monteux, Pierre; Dorati, Antal; Boulez, Pierre; Furtwängler, Wilhelm; Pritchard, John; Silvestri, Constantin; Kletzki, Paul; Boult, Adrian; Panufnik, An...
Ensemble: ; Alan Clare Trio; Bath Festival Ensemble; Instrumental Ensemble
This 50-CD set features Sir Yehudi Menuhin's most celebrated EMI recordings, made during his extraordinary 70-year exclusive recording relationship with the company. Includes works by...continue...
Includes work(s) by Manuel de Falla (Composer)....continue...
1 CD / Gega New / 2008-03-01Works: Béla Bartók: Concerto for Viola, Sz 120; Alfred Schnittke: Concerto for Viola
Performers: Penkov, Dimitar
Conductors: Athinaos, Nikos
During the 20th Century the viola came into its own as a solo instrument. Among the numerous new compositions inspired by the viola's specific, unique...continue...
2 CD / EMI Classics / 2004-06-01Works: Béla Bartók: Concerto for Violin no 1, Sz 36; Concerto for Viola, Sz 120; Rhapsody for Violin and Orchestra no 1, Sz 87; Rhapsody for Violin and Orchestra no 2, Sz 90; Concerto for Violin n...
Performers: Gotkovsky, Neil; Menuhin, Yehudi [Violin]
Conductors: Dorati, Antal; Boulez, Pierre
Ensemble: BBC Symphony Orchestra; New Philharmonia Orchestra
1 CD / Supraphon / 2004-03-22Works: Béla Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116; Concerto for Viola, Sz 120
Performers: Karlovsky, Jaroslav
Conductors: Ancerl, Karel
Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
1 CD / ECM / 2000-06-13Works: Béla Bartók: Concerto for Viola, Sz 120; Peter Eötvös: Replica, for viola & orchestra; György Kurtág: Movement for Viola and Orchestra
Performers: Kashkashian, Kim [Viola]
Conductors: Eötvös, Peter
Ensemble: Netherlands Radio Chamber Orchestra
Kim Kashkashian is recognized worldwide as one of the most outstanding exponents of her instrument. On this new album she explores 20th century Hungarian orchestral...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 1998-06-23Works: Béla Bartók: Concerto for Viola, Sz 120; Pictures (2) for Orchestra, Op. 10/Sz 46; Tibor Serly: Rhapsody for viola & orchestra
Performers: Xiao, Hong-Mei
Conductors: Kovács, Janos
"Janos Kovacs and the Budapest Philharmonic convey Bartok's music in an idiomatic manner...This is an extremely valuable issue. Certainly anyone fascinated by this Bartok concerto...continue...
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
1 CD / Albany Records / 1992-12-01Works: Paul Hindemith: Der Schwanendreher; Béla Bartók: Concerto for Viola, Sz 120
Performers: Hillyer, Raphael
Conductors: Watanabe, Akeo
Ensemble: Japan Philharmonic Orchestra
1 CD / Delos / 1989-01-01Works: Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 Cellos in G minor, RV 531; Sergei Prokofiev: Concerto for Violin no 2 in G minor, Op. 63; Béla Bartók: Concerto for Viola, Sz 120; Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovs...
Performers: Elaine, Karen; Lopez, Emmanuel; Parisot, Aldo; Starker, Janos; Yoo, Scott
Conductors: de Carvalho, Eleazar
Ensemble: Paraiba Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Hungaroton / 1988-07-13Works: Béla Bartók: Pieces (4) for Orchestra, Op. 12/Sz 51; Rhapsody for Violin and Orchestra no 1, Sz 87; Rhapsody for Violin and Orchestra no 2, Sz 90; Concerto for Viola, Sz 120
Performers: Kovacs, Denes; Nemeth, Geza
Conductors: Erdelyi, Miklos; Ferencsik, János; Kórodi, András
Ensemble: ; Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra