1 CD / First Edition / 2005-04-19Works: Ernst Toch: Miniature Overture, for winds; Peter Pan, a fairy tale for orchestra, Op. 76; Notturno for orchestra, Op. 77; Jephta, rhapsodic poem for orchestra ("Symphony 5"), Op. 89
Conductors: Mester, Jorge; Whitney, Robert
Ensemble: Louisville Orchestra
Like his fellow Austrian emigre Arnold Schoenberg, Ernst Toch sought a new life in the U.S. Toch's radical Viennese roots and his deep immersion in...continue...
1 CD / New World / 2002-11-01Works: Ernst Toch: Concerto for Piano no 1, Op. 38; Peter Pan, a fairy tale for orchestra, Op. 76; Pinocchio, a Merry Overture; Big Ben, variation fantasy on the Westminster Chimes, for orchestra, Op. 62
Performers: Crow, Todd
Conductors: Botstein, Leon
Ensemble: Hamburg Symphony Orchestra
"Each of these three compositions combines masterly contrapuntal skill - Toch tosses off exciting, fully-worked-out fugues like some of us can gobble up chocolate eclairs...continue...