Stravinsky: Violin Concerto; Pulcinnela; Jeu De Cartes; Movements / David Oistrakh, violin; Margrit Weber, piano;
1 CD / Praga / 2016-08-12Conductors: Haitink, Bernard; Stravinsky, Igor; Fricsay, Ferenc
Ensemble: Radio Symphonie Orchester, Berlin; Sinfonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks; The Philharmonia
These four Igor Stravinsky works, each led by a legendary conductor - Haitink, Klemperer, Fricsay - present a different side of Stravinsky. The program features...continue...
Schubert: Symphony No. 9 'Great'; Beethoven: Finale of the Symphony No. 9 / Wilhelm Furtwangler, Schwarzkopf, Cavelti, Hafliger, Edelmann
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2016-01-08Works: Franz Schubert: Symphony no 9 in C major, D 944 "Great"; Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125
Performers: Cavelti, Elsa; Edelmann, Otto; Hafliger, Ernst; Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth [Soprano vocals]
Conductors: Furtwängler, Wilhelm
Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic; The Philharmonia
Beethoven's Symphony No.9 is considered one of the greatest compositions in the western musical canon. Schubert composed his ninth symphony in 1825, a year after...continue...
Recording information: Lucerne Festival (08/22/1954); Studio Recording, Berlin (08/22/1954); Lucerne Festival (12/10/1951-12/12/1951); Studio Recording, Berlin (12/10/1951-12/12/1951)....continue...
1 CD / Piano Classics / 2011-05-05Works: Dmitry Shostakovich: Concerto for Piano no 1 in C minor, Op. 35; Modest Mussorgsky: Pictures at an exhibition
Performers: Ovchinnikov, Vladimir; Wallace, John [Trumpet]
Conductors: Shostakovich, Maxim
Ensemble: The Philharmonia
Winner of the 1987 Leeds competition, Russian virtuoso Vladimir Ovchinnikov offers up staggering performances of Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition and Shostakovich's first Piano Concerto....continue...