1 CD / Opus KURA / 2008-10-14Works: Robert Schumann: Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 54; Kreisleriana, Op. 16
Performers: Cortot, Alfred
Conductors: Ronald, Landon, Sir
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra
Schumann was Cortot's favorite composer. Cortot could express Schumann's complex temperament more naturally than other pianists. The concerto on this recording is the second he...continue...
Beethoven, Mozart, Brahms, Mendelssohn: Violin Concertos / Kreisler, Blech, Ronald, Royal Albert Hall Orchestra, et al
2 CD / Opus KURA / 2008-06-10Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Violin no 4 in D major, K 218; Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77; Felix Mende...
Performers: Burmester, Willy; Kreisler, Fritz
Conductors: Blech, Leo; Ronald, Landon, Sir
Ensemble: Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra; Royal Albert Hall Orchestra
When Fritz Kreisler emerged as a major soloist, he showed all the traits then expected of a great violinist, but he had an added ingredient...continue...