Leonardo Balada: Symphony No. 6; Concerto for Three Cellos; Steel Symphony / Galicia, Barcelona Symphonies; López-Cobos; Berlin Radio SO; Jensen
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2014-12-09Works: Leonardo Balada: Symphony no 6 ("Symphony of Sorrows"); Concerto for 3 cellos & orchestra ("A German Concerto"); Steel Symphony
Performers: Eschenburg, Hans-Jakob; Sanderling, Michael; Schmidt, Wolfgang Emanuel
Conductors: López-Cobos, Jesús; Jensen, Eivind Gullberg
Ensemble: Barcelona Symphony Orchestra; Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra; Galicia Symphony Orchestra
The ‘romantic avant-gardism’ of Barcelona-born Leonardo Balada pairs complex techniques with a very direct emotional impact. These characteristics have often been employed in exploring the...continue...
Weber: Violin Sonatas Op. 10/1-6; Piano Quartet Op. 8 / Isabelle Faust, violin; Alexander Melnikov, fortepiano
1 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2013-01-08Works: Carl Maria von Weber: Sonata for piano & violin obbligato no 6 in C major, J. 104 (Op. 10b/6); Sonata for piano & violin obbligato no 3 in D minor, J. 101 (Op. 10b/3); Sonata for piano & violin obbli...
Performers: Faust, Boris; Faust, Isabelle; Melnikov, Alexander; Schmidt, Wolfgang Emanuel
Was Carl Maria von Weber born only to compose Der Freischütz? So, at least, many people have thought, forgetting the existence of a catalogue of...continue...
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1 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2011-11-15Works: Alessandro Appignani: Piano Quintet; The Last Bard, for string quartet; L'Aleph, 26 visions for piano; Mediterranean Song - Canzona 1, for viola & piano; A Window in the Wood, for viola; La Coscienza...
Performers: Appignani, Alessandro; Kanamaru, Yoko; Schmidt, Wolfgang Emanuel; Turconi, Gianluca; Zigante, Manuel
Ensemble: Quartetto d'archi di Torino
Italian contemporary composer Appignani, began to play piano and cello as a small child, and was later drawn to composition. He identifies as "The Last...continue...
Recording information: Gustav Mahler Hall, Dobbiaco, Bolzano, Italy (2009-07-12&2010-09-11_2010-)....continue...
1 CD / Centaur / 2009-01-02Works: Henri Lazarof: Trio for piano, violin & cello no 2; Momenti for violin solo no 2; Tempi Concertati, for violin & piano; Etudes (4), for 2 violins; Adieu, for violin solo
Performers: Edinger, Christiane; Hellwig, Klaus; Iliescu, Adrien; Schmidt, Wolfgang Emanuel
Distinguished composer and educator, Henri Lazarof has been awarded numerous prizes for his compositions which include First Prize, International Competition of Monaco (1962) and the...continue...
1 CD / Centaur / 2006-10-01Works: Henri Lazarof: Concerto for Violin no 3; Viola Rhapsody, for viola & orchestra; Partita di madrigali
Performers: Edinger, Christiane; Neubauer, Paul [Viola]; Schmidt, Wolfgang Emanuel
Conductors: Schwarz, Gerard
Ensemble: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra