1 CD / Royal Philharmonic Masterworks / 2010-10-12Works: Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48; Edvard Grieg: From Holberg's Time, Op. 40; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Conductors: Simonov, Yuri
Yuri Simonov studied at the Leningrad Conservatoire with Rabinovich and assisted Mravinksy at the Leningrad Conservatoire conducting The Mermaid by Dargomizhsky. Following first prize in...continue...
1 CD / Royal Philharmonic Masterworks / 2009-09-08Works: Georges Bizet: Carmen, opera; Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt; Peer Gynt Suite no 2, Op. 55
This collection of orchestral suites is ample evidence of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra's strengths: beautifully balanced winds, sweeping strings, and unhurried tempos illuminate the narratives...continue...
1 CD / Royal Philharmonic Masterworks / 2009-02-10Works: Edvard Grieg: Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16; Lyric Pieces (8), Book 1, Op. 12; Lyric Pieces (6), Book 3, Op. 43; Lyric Pieces (6), Book 5, Op. 54; Lyric Pieces (6), Book 6, Op. 57; Lyric Piec...
Performers: O'Hora, Ronan [Piano]
Conductors: Judd, James
Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
The piano concerto was completed in the summer of 1868, while Grieg was on holiday in Denmark. The 25-year-old composer was staying near Copenhagen, and...continue...