Güher & Süher Pekinel: Live in Concert - Works by Mozart, Brahms, Poulenc et al. / English CO; Zurich CO; Davis; Tang [DVD]
1 DVD Video / Arthaus / 2014-09-30Works: Béla Bartók: Concerto for 2 Pianos, Percussion and Orchestra, Sz 115; Franz Schubert: Fantasy for Piano 4 hands in F minor, D 940/Op. 103; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Sonata for 2 Pianos in D ...
Performers: Pekinel, Guher; Pekinel, Suher
Conductors: Davis, Colin; Tang, Muhai
Ensemble: English Chamber Orchestra; Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Hearing colors. Seeing sounds. Two Pianos, four hands, one mind. "Our different styles create a synthesis when we play together, and the result is more...continue...
Run Time: 111 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): PCM Stereo,
1 CD / Decca / 2014-08-12Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Adagio for Piano in B minor, K 540; Concertone for 2 Violins in C major, K 190 (186E)
Performers: Goren, Eli; Graeme, Peter; Hurwitz, Emanuel; Loveday, Alan; Weil, Terence
Conductors: Marriner, Sir Neville; Davis, Colin
Ensemble: Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Mozart's sublime masterpiece for violin and viola, the Sinfonia Concertante, was recorded on a few occasions by Marriner, but strangely enough, this version with two...continue...
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2 Super Audio CD / LSO Live (London SO) / 2014-08-12Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony no 92 in G major, H 1 no 92 "Oxford"; Symphony no 93 in D major, H 1 no 93; Symphony no 97 in C major, H. 1/97; Symphony no 98 in B flat major, H 1 no 98; Symphony no 90 ...
Conductors: Davis, Colin
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Entering a new chapter after the death of Prince Nikolaus Esterházy, Haydn's forward-looking late symphonies exude all the hallmarks of the composer's protean maturity. Received...continue...
Recording information: Barbican, London (05/06/2010); Barbican, London (05/09/2010); Barbican, London (05/26/2011); Barbican, London (06/02/2011); Barbican, London (10/02/2011); Barbican, London (10/0...continue...
Birgit Nilsson sings Great Scenes from Verdi's Aida / Hoffman; Ottolini; Quilico (24-bit/192 kHz transfer)
1 CD / Decca / 2014-08-05Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Aida, opera; Richard Wagner: Wesendonck Lieder
Performers: Hoffmann, Grace; Ittilini, Luigi [Tenor Vocal]; Nilsson, Birgit [Soprano Vocal]; Quilico, Louis
Conductors: Pritchard, John; Davis, Colin
Ensemble: ; Royal Opera House Orchestra Covent Garden
Ten classic recordings of recitals from legends of the golden era, featuring great performances from Jose Carreras, Gérard Souzay, Birgit Nilsson and more, re-released from...continue...
Recording information: Walthamstow Assembly Hall, London (04/1963); Watford Town Hall, Watford (04/1963); Walthamstow Assembly Hall, London (07/07/1971-07/11/1971); Watford Town Hall, Watford (07/07/1...continue...
Mozart: Così Fan Tutte; Le Nozze di Figaro; Idomeneo, Re di Creta; Don Giovanni / Janowitz, Fischer-Dieskau, Prey, Van Dam, Freni, von Stade, Gedda, Norman, Ghiaurov et al. (live, 1970-1974) [12 CDs]
12 CD / Bravissimo / 2014-07-08Conductors: Bohm, Karl; Karajan, Herbert von; Davis, Colin; Giulini, Carlo Maria
Ensemble: RAI Symphony Orchestra of Rome; Vienna Opera Orchestra; Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
This new Bravissimo series features some of the greatest live performances, from some of the world's greatest operas. As always, the Bravissimo Opera Library brings...continue...
1 CD / United Classics / 2014-06-10Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica"; Goethe's 'Egmont' Op. 84
Conductors: Davis, Colin
Ensemble: ; Staatskapelle Dresden
2013 saw the loss of one of Britain's most musically rounded and beloved conductors, Sir Colin Davis. A legendary exponent of great romantic symphonies, and...continue...