2 CD / Ricercar / 2009-07-14Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Rondino for Wind Octet in E flat major, WoO 25; Trio for 2 Oboes and English Horn in C major, Op. 87; Sextet for 2 Clarinets, 2 Horns and 2 Bassoons in E flat major, Op. 71; Var...
Performers: Maury, Claude; Penson, Guy
Ensemble: Ricercar Academy
At the time when Beethoven had finally moved to Vienna, the mere act of writing for wind ensembles was greatly appreciated. Beethoven wrote several works...continue...
1 CD / Summit Records / 2005-03-08Works: Trygve Madsen: Sonata for horn & piano, Op. 24; Robert Schumann: Adagio and Allegro for Cello and Piano in A flat major, Op. 70; Reinhold Glière: Pieces for various instruments & piano, Op. 35...
Performers: Ericson, John; Sellheim, Eckart
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 1999-09-01Works: Franz Danzi: Quintet for winds in G major, Op. 67/1; Quintet for winds in E minor, Op 67/2; Quintet for winds in E flat major, Op 67/3; Sonata for horn (or cello) & piano in E flat major, Op. 28
Performers: Fowke, Philip; Thompson, Michael [Horn]
Ensemble: Michael Thompson Wind Quintet
"Danzi sought to create music for the broad amateur market with concise style, conventional form, and light technical demands. This set of works has attractive...continue...