1 CD / Dux (Poland) / 2014-08-12Works: Leos Janácek: Idyll for Strings; Suite for string orchestra, JW 6/2; Znelka (Sonnet), for 4 violins no 1 in A major, JW 7/1 (fragments); Quartet for Strings no 1 "Kreutzer Sonata"
Conductors: Kovacic, Ernst
Ensemble: ; Wroclaw Chamber Orchestra Leopoldinum
When we think today of the legacy of Leo Janácek (1854-1928), it is the late masterpieces that most readily come to mind. However, the staple...continue...
Recording information: Witold Lutoslawski Concert Hall, Warsaw, Poland (2013-02-17_2013-02-19&2013-)....continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2013-01-29Works: Antonin Dvorák: Symphony no 6 in D major, Op. 60/B 112; Leos Janácek: Idyll for Strings
Conductors: Schwarz, Gerard
Ensemble: ; Seattle Symphony
Dvorák's was a strong voice in the re-establishment of Czech musical identity, and the noble themes, open landscapes and dancing Scherzoof the Symphony No. 6...continue...
Recording information: Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall, Benaroya Hall, Sea (04/27/2011/04/29/2011); S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium-Benaroya Hall, Seat (04/27/2011/04/29/2011); Illsley Ball No...continue...
1 CD / Arte Nova / 2006-09-12Works: Leos Janácek: Idyll for Strings; Mládí (Youth), suite for wind sextet, JW 7/10; Suite for string orchestra, JW 6/2
Performers: Beckett, Edward; Jennings, Anthony; Messiter, Malcolm; Pike, Anthony; Skinner, Richard [Bassoon]; Taylor, Derek
Conductors: Pople, Ross
Ensemble: London Festival Orchestra
In a colorfully pained peasant trunk, Leos Janacek's pupil Bfietislav Bakala discovered the long-forgotten earliest orchestral works of his teacher: the 'Suite for Strings' (around...continue...
1 CD / Supraphon / 2006-08-25Works: Leos Janácek: Lachian (Lasské) Dances (6) for orchestra, JW 6/17; Suite for string orchestra, JW 6/2; Idyll for Strings
Conductors: Jilek, Frantisek
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2000-04-25Works: Béla Bartók: Divertimento for String Orchestra, Sz 113; Leos Janácek: Idyll for Strings; Suite for string orchestra, JW 6/2
Conductors: Brown, Iona
Ensemble: Norwegian Chamber Orchestra
Iona Brown first gained a reputation as solo violinist with, then leader of, the Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields Chamber Orchestra. For almost twenty years she...continue...