Beethoven: Variations on an Original Theme; Sonatas for Piano nos. 8, 14 & 23 / Simon Mulligan, piano
1 CD / Victor Elmaleh Collection / 2015-07-07
British pianist Simon Mulligan has been described by The Times of London as "the most abundantly gifted of pianists." He has an international career, performing...continue...
A Gramphone Tribute to Erling Blondal Bengtsson - Sonatas for cello by Beethoven, Brahms, Vivaldi, Boccherini. Encore pieces by Grieg, Sibelius, Milhaud, Saint-Saens et al. / Erling Blondal Bengtsson, cello
2 CD / Danacord / 2015-07-07Conductors: Sachsenskjold, Henrik
Ensemble: Pro Musica Orchestra
These are the complete HMV solo recordings made between 1950 and 1961 by Erling Blöndal Bengtsson....continue...
1 CD / Gega New / 2015-07-07
Pianist Fiammetta Tarli studied at the Florence Conservatory, the University of Pisa, and King's College London. She plays regularly in Italy, Germany, Bulgaria, Slovakia and...continue...
Mozart: Concerto for Two Pianos & Orchestra, K.365; Sonata for Two Pianos, K.448; Fugue for Two Pianos, K.426 / Alfred Brendel & Walter Klien, pianists
1 CD / Tuxedo Music / 2015-07-07Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for 2 Pianos in E flat major, K 365 (316a); Sonata for 2 Pianos in D major, K 448 (375a); Fugue for 2 pianos in C minor, K. 426
Performers: Brendel, Alfred [Piano]; Klien, Walter [Piano]
Conductors: Angerer, Paul
Ensemble: Vienna State Opera Orchestra
This is a reissue of a stereo recording made in 1960....continue...
Beethoven: Piano Variations, Vol. 1 - various piano variations including "Rule Britannia" and "God Save the King" / Alfred Brendel, piano
1 CD / Tuxedo Music / 2015-07-07Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Variations (7) for Piano in F major on a theme by Winter, WoO 75; Variations (24) for Piano on Righini's "Venni amore", WoO 65; Variations (5) for Piano on "Rule Britannia", WoO...
Performers: Brendel, Alfred [Piano]
This recording of Alfred Brendel performing Beethoven was made in 1960....continue...
Paganini: Violin Concertos nos 2 & 5 / Alexandre Dubach, violin; Orch. Phil. de Monte-Carlo, Lawrence Foster
1 CD / Claves / 2015-07-07Works: Niccolò Paganini: Concerto for Violin no 5 in A minor (orchestral part lost), MS 78; Concerto for Violin no 2 in B minor, Op. 7 "La Campanella"
Performers: Dubach, Alexandre
Conductors: Foster, Lawrence
Ensemble: Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo
Swiss violinist Alexandre Dubach, a student of Nathan Milstein, studied at the Fribourg Conservatory. He has performed as a soloist with the most important orchestras...continue...
1 CD / Claves / 2015-07-07Works: Russian Traditional: Svetit Mesiats; Kalinka (Little Snowfall), folk song; Ne adna vo pole daroshka (Not just one path); I Have to Meet You, folk song; Polno te rebiata; Smolenskiy Gusatchok, russian...
Conductors: Kalinin, Nikolai
Ensemble: The Ossipov Balalaika Orchestra
The Ossipov Balalaika Orchestra plays 16 tracks of Russian folk music. Founded in 1919 the Ossipov Balalaika Orchestra has a long history. In addition to...continue...
Schönberg in Barcelona - Verklärte Nacht, Op. 4; Gerhard: Trio; Homs: Dos impromptus / Kandinsky String Trio
1 CD / Columna Musica / 2015-07-07Works: Arnold Schoenberg: Verklärte Nacht, for string sextet, Op. 4; Roberto Gerhard: Trio for Piano and Strings no 1; Joaquim Homs: Impromptus (7) for piano
Ensemble: Kandinsky Trio
The musicians of the Kandinsky string trio, educated in England, France, Italy and the U.S. are involved in performances in countless festivals around the world...continue...
Joaquim Homs (1906-2003): Obra simfónica Vol 1 - Biofonia per a orquestra; Presencies, Dos Soliloquis; Variacions / Olives, et al
1 CD / Columna Musica / 2015-07-07Works: Joaquim Homs: Bifonia, for orchestra; Presències, orchestral suite (arr. from piano version); Soliloquies (2), for orchestra (transcribed from piano version); Variations on a Popular Catalan the...
Conductors: Olives, Juan José
Ensemble: Barcelona Symphony Orchestra
Born in Barcelona, Joaquim Homs (1906-2003) trained as an engineer and spent his whole life in this profession, but he was also an enormously prolific...continue...