Bartok: Four 4 Orchestral Pieces; Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta; Suite from The Miraculous Mandarin / Gardner
1 Super Audio CD / Chandos Records / 2013-11-19Works: Béla Bartók: Miraculous Mandarin, Op. 19/Sz 73; Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta, Sz 106; Pieces (4) for Orchestra, Op. 12/Sz 51
Conductors: Gardner, Edward
Ensemble: ; Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
Edward Gardner and the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra perform three great orchestral works by Bela Bartók. Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta is a highly atmospheric...continue...
Recording information: Hamer Hall, The Arts Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Austr (07/21/2011-07/22/2011); Robert Blackwood Hall, Monash University, Melbourne, Au (07/21/2011-07/22/2011); Hamer Hall, The...continue...
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 / Telarc / 2006-07-09Works: Béla Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116; Pieces (4) for Orchestra, Op. 12/Sz 51; Hungarian Peasant Songs, for orchestra, Sz 100
Conductors: Botstein, Leon
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor Leo Botstein was recently featured for a Telarc release of the rare Richard Strauss Opera "Die Liebe der Danae", which became a runaway best...continue...
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2005-09-15Works: Béla Bartók: Pieces (4) for Orchestra, Op. 12/Sz 51; Concerto for Violin no 1, Sz 36; Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta, Sz 106
Performers: Ostertag, Christian
Conductors: Gielen, Michael
Ensemble: Southwest German Radio Symphony Orchestra
Ostertags performances received rave reviews and the concert at the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden was even recorded for broadcast on television. Ostertag attributes his special feel for...continue...
1 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2002-09-01Works: Béla Bartók: Dance Suite for Orchestra, Sz 77; Pieces (4) for Orchestra, Op. 12/Sz 51; Miraculous Mandarin, Op. 19/Sz 73
Conductors: Robertson, David; Tetu, Bernard
Ensemble: ; Lyon National Orchestra
A story of desire and death, "The Miraculous Mandarin" is one of Bartok's most Expressionist works. Its subject provoked scandal and censorship when it was...continue...