1948-2001: A Ligeti Odyssey - a cross section of Ligeti's music, from his first to his final composistions
1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2012-12-05Works: György Ligeti: Invention for piano; Bagatelles (6) for wind quintet; Volumina; Lux aeterna, for 16 unaccompanied voices; Pieces (10) for wind quintet; Sonata for Viola solo; Etudes (17) for pian...
Performers: Ericsson, Hans-Ola; Imai, Nobuko; Ullen, Fredrik
Conductors: ; Nussbaum, Walter
Ensemble: ; Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet
American Record Guide, July/August 2013
It opens with the very early piano 'Invention' (1948), a minute-long prelude roughly in the style of a Bartok Mikrokosmos excerpt....continue...
1 CD / Camerata / 2007-05-01Works: Leos Janácek: Youth; Pavel Haas: Quintet for Winds, Op. 10; György Ligeti: Bagatelles (6) for Wind Quintet; Pieces (10) for Wind Quintet; György Kurtág: Quintet for Winds, Op. 2
Performers: Dohr, Stefan; Schellenberger, HansJorg; Schulz, Wolfgang; Stump, Petra; Taubl, Norbert; Turkovic, Milan
Ensemble: Ensemble Wien-Berlin
Despite his renown, Gyorgy Ligeti's Six Bagatelles was the kind of piece that was basically used by wind players to show that they could tackle...continue...
4 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2006-11-14Works: György Ligeti: Sonata for Cello solo; Bagatelles (6) for wind quintet; Quartet for Strings no 1 ("Métamorphoses nocturnes"); Pieces (10) for wind quintet; Quartet for Strings no 2; Atmosph&...
Performers: Aimard, Pierre-Laurent; Boyd, Douglas; Cascioli, Gianluca; Gawriloff, Saschko; Haimovitz, Matt; Hardenberger, Hakan [Trumpet]; Hosford, Richard; Kontarsky, Alfons; Kontarsky, Aloys; Manning, Jane; Pe...
Conductors: ; Abbado, Claudio; Franz, Helmut; Boulez, Pierre; Atherton, David
Ensemble: ; Ensemble InterContemporain; Wiener Blasersolisten
"With the passing of Gyorgy Ligeti on 12 June, 2006 at the age of 83 in Vienna following a lengthy illness, the musical world has...continue...
1 CD / Sony Classical / 1998-01-20Works: György Ligeti: Trio for horn, violin & piano ("Hommage à Brahms"); Pieces (10) for wind quintet; Bagatelles (6) for wind quintet; Sonata for Viola solo
Performers: Aimard, Pierre-Laurent; Collins, Michael [Conductor/Clarinet]; Davies, Philippa; Gawriloff, Saschko; Hulse, Gareth; Neunecker, Marie-Luise; Robin O'Neill [Bassoon/Conductor]; Watkins, Richard [Horn];...
Ensemble: Winds of the London Symphony Orchestra (Winds)
"Sony's extraordinary Ligeti project continues without a slip. This volume (number 7) brings us one of the composer's most performed pieces, one of his greatest,...continue...
1 CD / CPO / 1996-07-01Works: György Ligeti: Bagatelles (6) for wind quintet; Pieces (10) for wind quintet; György Kurtág: Quintet for winds, Op. 2; Sándor Veress: Sonata for oboe, clarinet & bassoon; Diptich
Performers: Dimigan, Christiane; Hübner, Eckart; Schneider, Diemut
Ensemble: Albert Schweitzer Quintet
1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 1994-10-14Works: Endre Szervánszky: Quintet No 1 for winds; György Ligeti: Bagatelles (6) for wind quintet; Pieces (10) for wind quintet; György Kurtág: Quintet for winds, Op. 2; György Orb...
Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet
1 CD / Wergo / 1988-09-01Works: György Ligeti: Continuum, for harpsichord; Pieces (10) for wind quintet; Artikulation, for tape; Glissandi, for tape; Study no 1 "Harmonies," for organ; Study no 2 "Coulée", for organ; Volu...
Performers: Arnold, Karl; Cardew, Cornelius; Dilloo, Kraft-Thorwald; Koch, Helmut; Koenig, Gottfried Michael; Lemser, Hans; Ligeti, Gyorgy [Composer]; Muller, Helmut; Szathmary, Zsigmond; Vischer, Antoinette; We...
Ensemble: Southwest German Radio Wind Quintet