1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2011-03-08Works: Louis Spohr: Concerto for Violin no 8 in A minor ("In modo di scena cantante"), Op. 47; Franz Danzi: Variations on a Theme from Mozart's "Don Giovanni" for cello and orchestra; Josef Reicha: Concerto...
Performers: Wallfisch, Raphael [Cello]
Conductors: Ward, Nicholas
The virtues of this disc really centre around the music and Wallfisch's advocacy. Spohr's Violin Concerto in Friedrich Grützmacher's adaptation is a worthy addition...continue...
Recording information: St. Philip's, Salford, UK (10/22/2009-10/23/2009)....continue...
1 CD / Supraphon / 2006-04-28Works: Josef Reicha: Concerto for Cello in A major, Op. 4/1; Concerto for 2 violins (or violin & cello) & orchestra in D major, Op. 3; Concerto for Cello in D major
Performers: Ericsson, Mikael; Vlachova, Jana
Conductors: Kukal, Ondrej
Ensemble: Czech Chamber Orchestra
Josefa Rejcha's numerous compositions span a variety of genres. Rejcha extensively explored the sound qualities of the string instruments, working with expressive melodies and colorful...continue...