2 CD / Ricecar / 2009-07-14Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Rondino for Wind Octet in E flat major, WoO 25; Trio for 2 Oboes and English Horn in C major, Op. 87; Sextet for 2 Clarinets, 2 Horns and 2 Bassoons in E flat major, Op. 71; Var...
Performers: Maury, Claude; Penson, Guy
Ensemble: Ricercar Academy
At the time when Beethoven had finally moved to Vienna, the mere act of writing for wind ensembles was greatly appreciated. Beethoven wrote several works...continue...
2 CD / Ricecar / 2008-09-09Works: André-Ernest-Modeste Grétry: La Caravane Du Caire, opera; Le Jugement de Midas, opera
Performers: Bastin, Jules; Callatay, Marie-Noelle de; Crommen, Els; de Reyghere, Greta; Dur, John; Elwes, John; Fayt, Marie-Paule; Gari, Suzanne; Massoz, Claude; Mey, Guy de; Napoli, Catherine; Poulenard, Isabel...
Conductors: Minkowski, Marc; Leonhardt, Gustav
Ensemble: ; Ricercar Academy
La Caravane du Caire is one of the rare works that Gretry composed for the Academie Royale that respected the conventions of the institution. Full...continue...