1 CD / Urtext (Mexico) / 2006-01-01Works: Dmitry Shostakovich: Sonata for Viola and Piano, Op. 147; Sergey Rachmaninov: Sonata for cello & piano in G minor, Op. 19
Performers: Gonzalez, Manuel; Tolpygo, Mikhail
Mikhail Tolpygo is a Russian violist, heir to the tradition of great chamber music players. He performed for Shostakovich, and has a natural command of...continue...
2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2005-01-04Works: Nino Rota: Il Cappello di paglia de Firenze (The Italian Straw Hat), opera
Performers: Crivellari, Dolores; Davia, Federico; Devia, Mariella; Gimenez, Edoardo; Gonzalez, Manuel; Moesen, Katarina; Olivero, Magda; Pedroni, Augusto; Schmiedner, Hartmut; Schreurs, Jean-Jacques; Socci, Gian...
Conductors: Boncompagni, Elio
Ensemble: Brussels Théâtre de la Monnaie Chorus
"...The music is tuneful, conservatively harmonized, immediately attractive, and highly colorful. If this set came with a libretto (almost a requirement for a comic opera)...continue...