Ignaz Lachner: Piano Trio No. 1; Gustav Jensen: Fantasiestucke, Op. 27; Mikhail Glinka: 3 Russian Songs /
1 CD / Phil.Harmonie / 2013-10-29Works: Ignaz Lachner: Trio for violin, viola & piano in B flat major, Op.37; Gustav Jensen: Fantasiestücke, for violin, viola & piano, Op. 27; Mikhail Glinka: Drei russiche Lieder
Performers: Kussner, Walter; Liebermann, Rudiger; Sugiyama, Noriko
Ensemble: Liebermann Sugiyama Kussner Trio
Expedition Audio Recommended
The music from all three composers is written in a late-romantic vein and is very easy to enjoy. With playing that is full...continue...
1 CD / Phil.Harmonie / 2012-01-31Works: Alfred Schnittke: Trio for violin, viola & cello; Sergey Prokofiev: Sonata for violin & piano no 1 in F minor, Op. 80; Melodies (5) for Violin and Piano, Op. 35bis
Performers: Blacher, Kolja; Kussner, Walter; Lobanov, Vassili; Moser, Johannes
Composer Alfred Schnittke saw himself as a German, a Russian, and a Jew, a "poly-identity" that influenced his views on composition for his String Trio....continue...
Recording information: Studio P4, Berlin (2011-06-06_2011-06-07&2011-)....continue...
1 CD / Phil.Harmonie / 2011-02-22Works: Erwin Schulhoff: Concertino for Flute, Viola and Double Bass; Sonata for Flute and Piano; Sextet for 2 violins, 2 violas & 2 cellos
Performers: Adorjan, András [Flute]; Kussner, Walter; Urabe, Yumiko
Erwin Schulhoff was undoubtedly one of the most versatile and imaginative composers of the last century. That his career, and his life, came to an...continue...
1 CD / Phil.Harmonie / 2011-01-25Works: Georg Abraham Schneider: Duo for violin & viola in B flat major, Op. 44/1; Quartet for Flute and Strings in G minor, Op. 69/3; Duos for 2 double basses; Quartet for Flute and Strings in G major, Op.5...
Performers: Champion, Aline; Kussner, Walter; Ruiz, Edicson; Stoll, Klaus
Ensemble: Adorján Quartett
"Although Georg Abraham Schneider is virtually unknown nowadays, he was a significant figure in early nineteenth-century music in Berlin, where he was active as a...continue...
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1 CD / Artemis / 2004-02-10Works: Michael Hersch: Recordatio, for piano; Pieces (2) for piano (transcription of Piano Concerto); After Hölderlin's Hälfte des Lebens, version for viola & cello; Octet, for 4 violins, 2 violas...
Performers: Cappone, Alessandro; Carruzzo, Madeleine; Dodds, Stanley; Hersch, Michael; Hunter, Matthew; Ivic, Alexsandar; Kussner, Walter; Quandt, Ludwig; Riniker, David
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 1999-10-12Works: Arnold Schoenberg: Verklärte Nacht for String Sextet, Op. 4; Richard Strauss: Metamorphosen for 23 solo Strings, AV 142; Capriccio, Op. 85
Performers: Kussner, Walter; Schwalke, Dietmar; Zepperitz, Rainer
Ensemble: Brandis Quartet
Ironically, Schonberg's still-tonal Verklarte Nacht went on to become the most famous, even "signature" work, of the inventor of serial atonality. Capitalizing on its success,...continue...