21 CD / RCA Records / 2013-05-07Works: Maurice Ravel: Trio for Piano, Violin and Cello in A minor; Felix Mendelssohn: Trio for Piano and Strings no 1 in D minor, Op. 49; Octet for strings in E flat major, Op. 20; Trio for Piano and String...
Performers: Amoyal, Pierre; Baker, Israel; Belnick, Arnold; Hamilton, Malcolm; Harshman, Allan; Heifetz, Jascha; Lateiner, Jacob; Lesser, Laurence; Majewski, Virginia; Pasquale, Joseph de; Pennario, Leonard; Pia...
Conductors: Wallenstein, Alfred
The renowned artists, violinist Jascha Heifetz and cellist Gregor Piatigorsky, joined forces in 1949 at Chicago's Ravinia Festival. Twelve years later, and now good friends,...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2007-09-25Works: Miklós Rózsa: Concerto for Violin & orchestra, Op. 24; Sinfonia Concertante, for violin, cello & orchestra, Op. 29
Performers: Khitruk, Anastasia; Tchekmazov, Andrey
Conductors: Yablonsky, Dmitry
Ensemble: Russian Philharmonic Orchestra
Combining dazzling virtuosity with Hungariantinged lyricism, the Violin Concerto, written for Jascha Heifetz, is one of his finest works, which was later adapted for the...continue...
1 CD / CPO / 2005-05-17Works: Miklós Rózsa: Sinfonia Concertante, for violin, cello & orchestra, Op. 29; Hungarian Nocturne, for orchestra, Op. 28; Tripartita for orchestra, Op. 33
Performers: Agoston, Andras; Fenjo, Laszlo
Conductors: Albert, Werner Andreas
Ensemble: Philharmonia Hungarica
If one were to enumerate the pioneers of American film music, Miklos Rozsa would certainly be numbered amongst them. Rozsa enjoyed a successful career in...continue...
1 CD / Telarc / 2000-02-22Works: Miklós Rózsa: Concerto for Violin & orchestra, Op. 24; Concerto for cello & orchestra, Op. 32; Sinfonia Concertante, for violin, cello & orchestra, Op. 29
Performers: Harrell, Lynn; McDuffie, Robert
Conductors: Levi, Yoel
Ensemble: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
"Harrell's reading of the Cello Concerto is something else. He beats hell out of the instrument in one of the most disturbing displays of unbridled...continue...