1 CD / Toccata Classics / 2015-10-09Conductors: Katkus, Donatas
Ensemble: St Christopher Chamber Orchestra; Vilnius Municipal Choir Jauna Muzika
Bronius Kutavicius' oratorio The Seasons (2005 - 8) sets texts from a classic Lithuanian poem by 18th c. pastor-poet Kristijonas Donelaitis describing the peasant's life...continue...
1 CD / Toccata Classics / 2013-04-30Works: Vladas Jakubenas: Quartet for Strings Op. 4; Tone-pictures (2), for piano, Op. 2; Melody-Legend, for violin & piano; Serenade, for cello & piano; Prelude and Triple Fugue, for string orchestra in D m...
Performers: Mataityte, Rusne; Siksniute, Albina; Uinskas, Kasparas [Piano]
Conductors: Katkus, Donatas;
Ensemble: ; Kaskados Piano Trio; St Christopher Chamber Orchestra; Vilnius String Quartet
Jakubenas (1904-76) was one of the major cultural figures in pre-WWII Lithuania: he was a prominent composer, critic, teacher and musical activist. After WWII, he...continue...