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 [Violin]; Lateiner, Jacob; Lesser, Laurence; Majewski, Virginia; Pasquale, Joseph de; Pennario, Leo...
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...
2 CD / RCA Records / 2009-10-13Works: Frédéric Chopin: Fantasy-Impromptu for piano in C sharp minor, Op. 66, CT. 46; Waltz for piano no 9 in A flat major ("L'adieu") Op. 69/1, CT. 215; Concerto for Piano no 1 in E minor, B 53/O...
Performers: Fournier, Pierre [Cello]; Rubinstein, Artur [Piano]; Szeryng, Henryk [Violin]
Conductors: Skrowaczewski, Stanislaw; Wallenstein, Alfred
Ensemble: New Symphony Orchestra of London; RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra; Symphony of the Air
One of the greatest pianists of the twentieth century, Arthur Rubistein received international acclaim, especially for his performances of Chopin. Born in Poland in 1887...continue...
2 CD / RCA Records / 2008-01-15Works: Francisco Tárrega: Recuerdos de la Alhambra; Heitor Villa-Lobos: Etudes (12) for Guitar, W 235; Study no 8; Estudio, for guitar no 12 in A minor, A. 235/12; Joaquin Malats: Serenata andaluza; Jo...
Performers: Bream, Julian [Guitar]; Malcolm, George
Ensemble: Julian Bream Consort
The great English guitarist and lutenist Julian Bream celebrates his 75th birthday in 2008, looking back on a unique and innovative career that forged a...continue...
1 CD / RCA Records / 2006-10-03Works: Mieczyslaw Weinberg: Sonata for clarinet & piano, Op. 28; Jewish Songs after Shmuel Halkin, for voice & piano, Op. 17; Piano Quintet, Op. 18
Performers: Margison, Richard; Valdepenas, Joaquin; Werner, Dianne
Ensemble: ARC Ensemble
1 Super Audio CD / RCA Records / 2006-02-07Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony no 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian"; Symphony no 5 in D major, Op. 107 "Reformation"; Octet for strings in E flat major, Op. 20
Conductors: Munch, Charles
Ensemble: Boston Symphony Orchestra
These are performances of elegance and passion by one of Americas premier orchestras in its golden age, under the baton of a master equally adept...continue...
2 CD / RCA Records / 2004-10-12Works: Gioachino Rossini: La donna del lago (The Lady of the Lake), opera; Otello, opera; In giorno si bello, for 2 sopranos, tenor, bass & piano (3 quartetti da camera); Stabat mater; Armida; Tancredi, ope...
Performers: Caballe, Montserrat [Soprano Vocals]; Elkins, Margreta; Fyson, Leslie; Kozma, Lajos; Mauro, Ermanno; McDonnell, Tom; Sunara, Maja; Vozza, Corinna [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Cillario, Carlo Felice; Guadagno, Anton
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra; RCA Italian Opera Chorus; RCA Italian Opera Orchestra
"She's at her best here, singing with the fire that sometimes seemed to elude her, flaunting her ravishing pianissimos, and never breaking a sweat or...continue...
1 CD / RCA Records / 2004-07-13Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K. 622; Quintet for Clarinet and Strings in A major, K 581
Performers: Stoltzman, Richard [Clarinet]
Conductors: Stoltzman, Richard
Ensemble: English Chamber Orchestra
This release features Mozart's clarinet masterpieces in stylish and sensual performances by a master with brilliant technique and the soul of a singer....continue...
1 CD / RCA Records / 2003-09-23Works: Johann Pachelbel: Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major; Canon in D major, arranged for keyboard; Cleo Laine: How, Where, When? (after Pachelbel's Canon in D); Curtis Williams /...
Performers: Canadian Brass; Carroll, Clive; Concord String Quartet; Galway, James [Flute]; Georgiadis, John [Conductor]; Glaser, Jamie; Guildhall String Ensemble; Hampton String Quartet, The; Ikeda, Tatsuya; Irw...
Conductors: Paillard, Jean-François; Georgiadis, John; Fiedler, Arthur
Ensemble: Arthur Fiedler Sinfonietta; Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra; Paillard Chamber Orchestra
Personnel: Cleo Laine, Yurihito Watanabe, Naoko Hishikawa, Reiko Iio, Eriko Mura (vocals); Clive Carroll, Angel Romero (guitar); Kouichiro Tashiro (bouzouki, kantele); Mabo Suzuki (koto); Mary Sokol,...continue...
1 CD / RCA Records / 2002-02-05Works: Claude Debussy: Clair de lune (Suite bergamasque); Poèmes (7) de Banville; Maurice Ravel: Pavane pour une infante défunte; Gabriel Fauré: Dolly, Op. 56; Le jardin de Dolly, for pia...
Performers: Bream, Julian [Guitar]; Sansom, Marilyn; Spencer, Robert [Lute]; Williams, John [Guitar]
Conductors: Gardiner, John Eliot; Brouwer, Leo [Composer]
Ensemble: Monteverdi Orchestra; RCA Victor Chamber Orchestra
1 CD / RCA Records / 2001-10-09Works: Johannes Brahms: Quintet for Piano and Strings in F minor, Op. 34; Antonin Dvorák: Quintet for Piano and Strings no 2 in A major, Op. 81/B 155
Performers: Rubinstein, Artur [Piano]
"If I had to pick my favorite example of Rubinstein playing chamber music, it would be his 1966 recording of the Brahms Piano Quintet with...continue...
1 CD / RCA Records / 2001-09-11Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Mass no 1 for soloists, chorus & orchestra in G major (missa brevis), K. 49 (K. 47d); Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K. 620; Mass no 6 for soloists, chorus & orchest...
Performers: De Larrocha, Alicia [Piano]; Frank, Pamela; Galway, James [Flute]; Perlman, Itzhak; Popp, Lucia [Soprano Vocals]; Price, Leontyne; Stoltzman, Richard [Clarinet]; Zukerman, Pinchas [Violin]
Conductors: Kammler, Reinhard; Levine, James; Grohs, Wolfgang; Eichhorn, Kurt; ; Zinman, David; Davis, Colin; Adler, Peter Herman; Stoltzman, Richard
Ensemble: ; Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra; Collegium Aureum; English Chamber Orchestra; Soloists of the Europa Symphony (Soloists); Tokyo String Quartet; Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra; Zürich Tonhalle...
1 CD / RCA Records / 2001-08-07Works: Claude Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune; Clair de lune (Suite bergamasque); La mer; Arabesques (2) for Piano; Nocturnes; Préludes, Book 1; Syrinx; L'isle joyeuse...
Performers: Collard, Catherine; Dalberto, Michel; Galway, James [Flute]; Stott, Kathryn
Conductors: Munch, Charles; Galway, James [Flute];
Ensemble: Boston Symphony Orchestra; Chamber Orchestra of Europe; Guarneri Quartet
1 CD / RCA Records / 2001-07-10Works: Johannes Brahms: Quartet for Piano and Strings no 1 in G minor, Op. 25; Sonata for Violin and Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 108; Sonata for Cello and Piano no 1 in E minor, Op. 38
Performers: Rubinstein, Artur [Piano]
"Larger-than-life soloist that he was, Rubinstein had a genuine affinity for chamber music. This is the only recorded souvenir of what must have been one...continue...
1 CD / RCA Records / 2001-07-10Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Trio for Piano and Strings no 7 in B flat major, Op. 97 "Archduke"; Franz Schubert: Trio for Piano and Strings no 1 in B flat major, D 898/Op 99
Performers: Feuermann, Emanuel; Heifetz, Jascha [Violin]; Rubinstein, Artur [Piano]
1 CD / RCA Records / 2001-07-10Works: Maurice Ravel: Trio for Piano, Violin and Cello in A minor; Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Trio for Piano and Strings in A minor, Op. 50
Performers: Heifetz, Jascha [Violin]; Piatigorsky, Gregor; Rubinstein, Artur [Piano]
"If I had to take only one group of Rubinstein's recordings to my desert island, it would be the recordings he made with Heifetz and...continue...
1 CD / RCA Records / 2000-10-10Works: Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt; Lili Boulanger: Nocturne for Violin and Piano in F major; Tamezo Narita: Song of the Seashore; Aram Khachaturian: Circus; Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Flute in D major, Op. ...
Performers: Harada, Sadao [Cello]; Ikeda, Kikuei; Isomura, Kazuhide [Viola]; Mitchell, Emily; Miyashita, Susumu; Moll, Phillip; Proud, Malcolm; Shinozaki, Ayako
Conductors: Measham, David; Iwaki, Hiroyuki; Chung, Myung-Whun; Gerhardt, Charles; Georgiadis, John; ; Effron, David
Ensemble: ; Eastman Philharmonia; I Solisti di Zagreb; Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra; National Philharmonic Chorus London; National Philharmonic Orchestra; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
1 CD / RCA Records / 2000-06-06Works: Maurice Ravel: Rapsodie espagnole; Miroirs; Ma mère l'oye; Introduction and Allegro for Harp, Flute, Clarinet and String Quartet; Daphnis et Chloé Suite no 2
Performers: Brody, Clark; Peck, Donald
Conductors: Martinon, Jean
Ensemble: Chicago Symphony Orchestra
This well-filled disc of these endlessly imaginative masterpieces is part of RCA's highly praised "High Performance" series. Recorded in 1964 and 1968, the RCA remasterings...continue...
1 CD / RCA Records / 2000-05-16Works: Jules Massenet: Meditation (from "Thaïs"); Sergey Rachmaninov: Songs (14), Op. 34; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Violin no 5 in A major, K 219 "Turkish"; Manuel de Falla: Suite Populaire...
Performers: Bachmann, Maria; Bezrodny, Sergei; Garcia, Jose-Luis; Klibonoff, Jon; Meyers, Anne Akiko [Violin]; Moll, Phillip; Rivers, Sandra; Spivakov, Vladimir; Takezawa, Kyoko; Zukerman, Pinchas [Violin]
Conductors: Litton, Andrew; Spivakov, Vladimir; Flor, Claus P.; Zukerman, Pinchas; Slatkin, Leonard
Ensemble: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra; English Chamber Orchestra; Moscow Virtuosi; Philharmonia Orchestra; St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / RCA Records / 1999-09-14Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067; Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera"; Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Sonata for Flute solo ...
Performers: Argerich, Martha; Eastop, Philip; Galway, James; Gough, Rachel; Harada, Sadao; Hulse, Gareth; Isomura, Kazuhide; Moll, Phillip; Oundjian, Peter; Pay, Antony; Robles, Marisa; Yamashita, Kazuhito
Conductors: Galway, James; Faerber, Jörg; Mata, Eduardo; ; Chung, Myung-Whun; Liebermann, Lowell
Ensemble: London Mozart Players; London Symphony Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; Tokyo String Quartet members; Württemberg Chamber Orchestra Heilbronn ; Zagreb Soloists
1 CD / RCA Records / 1999-03-09Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Flute & Harp, K. 299 in C major; Eine Kleine Nachtmusik; Sonata for Piano no 13 in B flat major, K. 333 (K. 315c); Concerto for Violin no 3 in G major, K. 216; A...
Performers: De Larrocha, Alicia [Piano]; Flagello, Ezio [Bass Vocals]; Galway, James [Flute]; Levine, Julius; Price, Leontyne; Stoltzman, Richard [Clarinet]; Suk, Josef; Troyanos, Tatiana
Conductors: Mata, Eduardo; ; Hlavacek, Libor; Galway, James [Flute]; Schneider, Alexander; Davis, Colin; Leinsdorf, Erich
Ensemble: ; Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra Winds; Chamber Orchestra of Europe; Guarneri Quartet; London Symphony Orchestra; New Philharmonia Orchestra; Tokyo String Quartet
1 CD / RCA Records / 1993-09-14Works: Arthur Sullivan: HMS Pinafore; Mikado; Gondoliers; The ghosts' high-noon; Pirates of Penzance; Medley; Patter Matter
Performers: Kamara, Mamadi; Laurence, Chris; Snurck, Ray
Ensemble: King's Singers
1 CD / RCA Records / 1992-04-14Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K. 620; Anatole Liadov: Musical snuffbox, Op. 32; Cosme McMoon: Like a Bird; Serenata Mexicano; Léo Delibes: Lakmé; Fél...
Performers: Burns, Thomas; Jenkins, Florence Foster; McMoon, Cosme; Williams, Jenny
1 CD / RCA Records / 1992-01-28Works: Marin Marais: La gamme et autres morceaux de simphonie; Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for Violin no 2 in E major, BWV 1042; Brandenburg Concerto no 2 in F major, BWV 1047; Suite for Orchestra no 3 ...
Performers: Galway, James; Spivakov, Vladimir; Zukerman, Pinchas
Conductors: Zukerman, Pinchas; Galway, James; Spivakov, Vladimir; Stratta, Ettore; Levine, James; ; Westenburg, Richard; Baumgartner, Rudolf
Ensemble: Baroque Chamber Orchestra; Canadian Brass; Chamber Orchestra of Europe; English Chamber Orchestra; I Solisti di Zagreb; Lucerne Festival Strings; Moscow Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra; Music of Ravinia; ...
1 CD / RCA Records / 1991-02-12Works: Johann Pachelbel: Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major; Canon in D major, arranged for keyboard; George Rochberg: Quartet for Strings no 6
Performers: Fischer, Norman; Galway, James [Flute]; Hampton String Quartet, The; Jennings, Andrew; Kochanowski, John; Laine, Cleo; Sokol, Mark; Tomita
Conductors: Baumgartner, Rudolf; Spreen, Glen; ; Stratta, Ettore
Ensemble: ; Baroque Chamber Orchestra; Concord String Quartet; Lucerne Festival Strings
1 CD / RCA Records / 1988-12-06Works: Olivier Messiaen: Quatuor pour la fin du temps
Performers: Kavafian, Ida [Violin]; Serkin, Peter [Piano]; Sherry, Fred [Cello]; Stoltzman, Richard [Clarinet]