Alfredo Casella: La donna serpente; Introduzione, Aria e Toccata; Partita, Op. 42 / Sun Hee You, piano
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2012-11-13Works: Alfredo Casella: Introduzione, aria e toccata, for orchestra, Op. 55; Partita for piano & orchestra, Op. 42; Symphonic fragments from the opera La donna serpente, Op. 50
Performers: You, Sun Hee [Piano]
Conductors: Vecchia, Francesco La
Ensemble: ; Orchestra Sinfonica di Roma
This latest disc in the Naxos series of Casella's orchestral music represents what Casella felt was his 'definitive personality'. The Introduction, Aria and Toccata epitomizes...continue...
1 CD / MSR Classics / 2006-06-01Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini; Ottorino Respighi: Toccata, for piano & orchestra, P. 156; Alfredo Casella: Partita for piano & orchestra, Op. 42
Performers: Demsar, Stane; Pierce, Joshua [Piano]
Conductors: Nanut, Anton
Ensemble: RTV Slovenia Orchestra
This tour de force of Italian and Russian composers is a catalyst for conversation and a pleasure to the ears. All three works are brilliant...continue...