Sunday, December 31, 2017

Alfredo Casella - La donna serpente; Partita (Francesco La Vecchia)


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Composer: Alfredo Casella
  1. Introduzione, aria e toccata, Op. 55: I. Introduzione
  2. Introduzione, aria e toccata, Op. 55: II. Aria
  3. Introduzione, aria e toccata, Op. 55: III. Toccata
  4. Partita for piano and small orchestra, Op. 42: I. Sinfonia
  5. Partita for piano and small orchestra, Op. 42: II. Passacaglia
  6. Partita for piano and small orchestra, Op. 42: III. Burlesca
  7. La donna serpente, opera, Op. 50: Musica del sogno de Re Altidòr (Act 1)
  8. La donna serpente, opera, Op. 50: Interludio (Act 2)
  9. La donna serpente, opera, Op. 50: Musica guerriera (Act 2)
  10. La donna serpente, opera, Op. 50: Sinfonia (Act 1)
  11. La donna serpente, opera, Op. 50: Preludio (Act 3)
  12. La donna serpente, opera, Op. 50: Battaglia e finale (Act 3)

Sun Hee You, piano (4-6)
Orchestra Sinfonica di Roma
Francesco La Vecchia, conductor

Date: 2012
Label: Naxos
https://www.naxos.com/catalogue/item.asp?item_code=8.573005

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Alfredo Casella - Concerto Op. 61; War Pages; Suite (Francesco La Vecchia)


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Composer: Alfredo Casella
  1. Suite in C major, Op. 13: I. Ouverture. Lento - Allegro, ma non troppo
  2. Suite in C major, Op. 13: II. Sarabande. Gravemente
  3. Suite in C major, Op. 13: III. Bourrée. Molto vivace, con brio e spirito
  4. Pagine di guerra, Op. 25bis: I. Nel Belgio: sfilata di artiglieria pesante tedesca
  5. Pagine di guerra, Op. 25bis: II. In Francia: davanti alle rovine della cattedrale di Reims
  6. Pagine di guerra, Op. 25bis: III. In Russia: carica di cavalleria cosacca
  7. Pagine di guerra, Op. 25bis: IV. In Alsazia: croci di legno...
  8. Pagine di guerra, Op. 25bis: V. Nell'Adriatico: corazzate italiane in crociera
  9. Concerto, Op. 61: I. Sinfonia. Allegro ma non troppo
  10. Concerto, Op. 61: II. Passacaglia. Molto grave (andante molto moderato)
  11. Concerto, Op. 61: III. Inno. Allegro impetuoso ed animato

Orchestra Sinfonica di Roma
Francesco La Vecchia, conductor

Date: 2012
Label: Naxos
https://www.naxos.com/catalogue/item.asp?item_code=8.573004

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Alfredo Casella - Notte di maggio; Cello Concerto (Francesco La Vecchia)


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Composer: Alfredo Casella
  1. Notte di maggio, Op. 20
  2. Cello Concerto, Op. 58: I. Allegro molto vivace -
  3. Cello Concerto, Op. 58: II. Largo, grave -
  4. Cello Concerto, Op. 58: III. Presto vivacissimo
  5. Scarlattiana, Op. 44: I. Sinfonia: Lento, grave - Allegro molto vivace
  6. Scarlattiana, Op. 44: II. Minuetto: Allegretto ben moderato e grazioso
  7. Scarlattiana, Op. 44: III. Capriccio: Allegro vivacissimo e impetuoso
  8. Scarlattiana, Op. 44: IV. Pastorale: Andantino dolcemente mosso
  9. Scarlattiana, Op. 44: V. Finale: Lento molto e grave - Presto vivacissimo

Olivia Andreini, mezzo-soprano (1)
Andrea Noferini, cello (2-4)
Sun Hee You, piano (5-9)

Orchestra Sinfonica di Roma
Francesco La Vecchia, conductor

Date: 2010
Label: Naxos
https://www.naxos.com/catalogue/item.asp?item_code=8.572416

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Alfredo Casella - Symphony No. 3; Elegia eroica (Francesco La Vecchia)


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Composer: Alfredo Casella
  1. Sinfonia (Symphony No. 3), Op. 63: I. Allegro mosso
  2. Sinfonia (Symphony No. 3), Op. 63: II. Andante molto moderato, quasi adagio
  3. Sinfonia (Symphony No. 3), Op. 63: III. Scherzo
  4. Sinfonia (Symphony No. 3), Op. 63: IV. Rondo Finale
  5. Elegia eroica, Op. 29

Orchestra Sinfonica di Roma
Francesco La Vecchia, conductor

Date: 2011
Label: Naxos
https://www.naxos.com/catalogue/item.asp?item_code=8.572415

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Alfredo Casella - Symphony No. 2; A notte alta (Francesco La Vecchia)


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Composer: Alfredo Casella
  1. Symphony No. 2 in C minor, Op. 12: I. Lento grave solenne - Allegro mosso
  2. Symphony No. 2 in C minor, Op. 12: II. Allegro molto vivace - Più allegro
  3. Symphony No. 2 in C minor, Op. 12: III. Adagio quasi andante
  4. Symphony No. 2 in C minor, Op. 12: IV. Finale: Tempo di marcia ben risoluto con fuoco - Epilogo: Adagio mistico
  5. A notte alta, for piano and orchestra, Op. 30bis

Sun Hee You, piano
Orchestra Sinfonica di Roma
Francesco La Vecchia, conductor

Date: 2010
Label: Naxos
https://www.naxos.com/catalogue/item.asp?item_code=8.572414

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Alfredo Casella - Symphony No. 1; Concerto Op. 69 (Francesco La Vecchia)


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Composer: Alfredo Casella
  1. Symphony No. 1 in B minor, Op. 5: I. Lento, grave - Tempo 1: Allegro vivo
  2. Symphony No. 1 in B minor, Op. 5: II. Adagio, quasi andante
  3. Symphony No. 1 in B minor, Op. 5: III. Lento molto - Allegro vivo, energico
  4. Concerto for Strings, Piano, Timpani and Percussion, Op. 69: I. Allegro alquanto pesante
  5. Concerto for Strings, Piano, Timpani and Percussion, Op. 69: II. Sarabanda: Grave, ampio
  6. Concerto for Strings, Piano, Timpani and Percussion, Op. 69: III. Allegro molto vivace

Desirée Scuccuglia, piano
Antonio Ceravolo, percussion
Orchestra Sinfonica di Roma
Francesco La Vecchia, conductor

Date: 2010
Label: Naxos
https://www.naxos.com/catalogue/item.asp?item_code=8.572413

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Saturday, December 30, 2017

Nino Rota - Symphony No. 3; etc. (Gianandrea Noseda)


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Composer: Nino Rota
  1. Concerto soirée: I. Valzer-Fantasia. Tempo di valzer tranquillo
  2. Concerto soirée: II. Ballo figurato. Allegretto calmo, con spirito
  3. Concerto soirée: III. Romanza. Andante malinconico
  4. Concerto soirée: IV. Quadriglia. Allegro con spirito
  5. Concerto soirée: V. Can-can. Animatissimo
  6. Divertimento concertante: I. Allegro. Allegro maestoso
  7. Divertimento concertante: II. Marcia. Alla marcia, allegramente
  8. Divertimento concertante: III. Aria. Andante
  9. Divertimento concertante: IV. Finale. Allegro marcato
  10. Symphony No. 3 in C major: I. Allegro
  11. Symphony No. 3 in C major: II. Adagio con moto
  12. Symphony No. 3 in C major: III. Scherzo. Allegretto mosso
  13. Symphony No. 3 in C major: IV. Vivace con spirito

Filarmonica '900 del Teatro Regio di Torino
Gianandrea Noseda, conductor

Date: 2011
Label: Chandos
https://www.chandos.net/products/catalogue/CHAN%2010669

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Nino Rota - Symphonies Nos. 1 & 2 (Marzio Conti)


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Composer: Nino Rota
  1. Symphony No. 1 in G major: I. Allegro con moto
  2. Symphony No. 1 in G major: II. Andante
  3. Symphony No. 1 in G major: III. Allegro vivace
  4. Symphony No. 1 in G major: IV. Largo maestoso - Poco più andante - Allegro
  5. Symphony No. 2 in F major: I. Allegro tranquillo
  6. Symphony No. 2 in F major: II. Allegro molto vivace
  7. Symphony No. 2 in F major: III. Andante con moto
  8. Symphony No. 2 in F major: IV. Allegro vivace

Filarmonica '900 del Teatro Regio di Torino
Marzio Conti, conductor

Date: 2009
Label: Chandos
https://www.chandos.net/products/catalogue/CHAN%2010546

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Nino Rota - Chamber Music (Ensemble Nino Rota)


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Composer: Nino Rota
  • (01-03) Trio for Clarinet, Cello and Piano
  • (04-06) Sonata for Viola and Piano
  • (07-09) Trio for Flute, Violin and Piano
  • (10-12) Sonata for Violin and Piano

Ensemble Nino Rota
Paolo Ferrigato, flute
Paolo Beltramini, clarinet
Suela Mullaj, violin & viola
Cecilia Radic, cello
Massimo Palumbo, piano

Date: 2000
Label: Chandos
https://www.chandos.net/products/catalogue/CHAN%209832

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Nino Rota - Chamber Music (Kremerata Musica)


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Composer: Nino Rota
  • (01) Piccola Offerta Musicale, for wind quintet
  • (02-03) Sarabanda e Toccata, for harp
  • (04-06) Trio for Flute, Violin and Piano:
  • (07) Ippolito gioca, for piano
  • (08) Il Presepio, for soprano and string quartet
  • (09) Cantilena from 'Sette pezzi per bambini', for piano solo
  • (10) Intermezzo, for viola and piano
  • (11) Puccettino nella giungla from ‘Sette pezzi per bambini’, for piano
  • (12-16) Nonet

Kremerata Musica
Date: 1997
Label: BIS
http://bis.se/composer/rota-nino/rota-chamber-music

More info & reviews:
https://www.amazon.com/Nino-Rota-Chamber-Music-Quintet/dp/B0000016PN


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Friday, December 29, 2017

Nino Rota - Concertos (Various Artists)


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Composer: Nino Rota
  1. Harp Concerto: I. Allegro moderato
  2. Harp Concerto: II. Andante
  3. Harp Concerto: III. Allegro
  4. Bassoon Concerto: I. Toccata. Allegretto vivace
  5. Bassoon Concerto: II. Recitativo. Lento
  6. Bassoon Concerto: III. Tema e Variazioni
  7. Castel del Monte, Ballad for Horn and Orchestra
  8. Trombone Concerto: I. Allegro giusto
  9. Trombone Concerto: II. Lento, ben ritmato
  10. Trombone Concerto: III. Allegro moderato

Luisa Prandina, harp
Paolo Carlini, bassoon
Guido Corti, horn
Andrea Conti, trombone

I Virtuosi Italiani
Marzio Conti, conductor

Date: 2002
Label: Chandos
https://www.chandos.net/products/catalogue/CHAN%209954

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Nino Rota - Cello Concertos (Dmitry Yablonsky)


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Composer: Nino Rota
  1. Cello Concerto No. 1: I. Allegro
  2. Cello Concerto No. 1: II. Larghetto cantabile
  3. Cello Concerto No. 1: III. Allegro
  4. Cello Concerto No. 2: I. Allegro moderato
  5. Cello Concerto No. 2: II. Tema e variazioni. Andantino cantabile, con grazia
  6. Cello Concerto No. 2: III. Allegro vivo

Dmitry Yablonsky, cello
I Virtuosi Italiani
Daniel Boico, conductor

Date: 2001
Label: Chandos
https://www.chandos.net/products/catalogue/CHAN%209892

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Nino Rota - Piano Concertos (Giorgia Tomassi)


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Composer: Nino Rota
  1. Piano Concerto in C major: I. Allegro cantabile
  2. Piano Concerto in C major: II. Arietta con variazioni (Andantino cantabile)
  3. Piano Concerto in C major: III. Allegro
  4. Piano Concerto in E major "Piccolo mondo antico": I. Allegro tranquillo
  5. Piano Concerto in E major "Piccolo mondo antico": II. Andante
  6. Piano Concerto in E major "Piccolo mondo antico": III. Allegro 

Giorgia Tomassi, piano
Orchestra Filharmonia della Scala
Riccardo Muti, conductor

Date: 1999
Label: EMI


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Nino Rota - Music for Film (Riccardo Muti)


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Composer: Nino Rota
  • (01-08) The Godfather
  • (09) 8 1/2: La passerella di addio
  • (10) La Dolce Vita: La tromba di Polydor
  • (11-16) Prova d'orchestra
  • (17-21) Rocco e i suoi fratelli
  • (22-30) Il Gattopardo

Orchestra Filharmonia della Scala
Riccardo Muti, conductor

Date: 1997
Label: Sony Classical


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Nino Rota - Music from "La Strada" & "Il Gattopardo" (Riccardo Muti)


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Composer: Nino Rota
  • (01-07) Ballet suite from "La Strada"
  • (08-11) Concerto for strings
  • (12-18) Dances music from "Il Gattopardo"

Orchestra Filharmonia della Scala
Riccardo Muti, conductor

Date: 1994
Label: Sony Classical


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Thursday, December 28, 2017

Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Piano Quintets (Massimo Giuseppe Bianchi; Aron Quartett)


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Composer: Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
  • (01-04) Piano Quintet No. 1, Op. 69
  • (05-08) Piano Quintet No. 2 'Ricordi della campagna toscana', Op. 155

Massimo Giuseppe Bianchi, piano
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Aron Quartett
Ludwig Müller, violin
Barna Kobori, violin
Georg Hamann, viola
Christophe Pantillon, cello

Date: 2015
Label: cpo


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Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Piano Works (Alfonso Soldano)


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Composer: Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
  • (01) Notturno in Hollywood
  • (02) Alt Wien. Rapsodia Viennese, Op. 30
  • (03) Vitalba e Biancospino, fiaba silvana, Op. 21
  • (04) Cantico, Op. 19
  • (05-08) Sonatina Zoologica, Op. 187
  • (09-10) 2 Film Etudes, Op. 67
  • (11) Cielo di Settembre, Op. 1
  • (12-16) Piedigrotta 1924 – Rapsodia Napolitana, Op. 32

Alfonso Soldano, piano
Date: 2017
Label: Divine Art
https://divineartrecords.com/recording/castelnuovo-tedesco-piano-music/

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Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Piano Works (Mark Bebbington)


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Composer: Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
  • (01-07) Le danze del Re David, Op. 37
  • (08) Questo fu il carro della morte, Op. 2
  • (09-11) Alt Wien, Op. 30
  • (12) I Naviganti, Op. 13
  • (13-17) Piedigrotta, Op. 32

Mark Bebbington, piano
Date: 2003
Label: SOMM
https://www.somm-recordings.com/recording/piano-music-by-mario-castelnuovo-tedesco/


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Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - 24 Caprichos de Goya (Frank Bungarten)


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Composer: Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco

CD1:
  • (01-12) 24 Caprichos de Goya para la guitarra, Op. 195: Nos. 1-12
CD2:
  • (01-12) 24 Caprichos de Goya para la guitarra, Op. 195: Nos. 13-24

Frank Bungarten, guitar
Date: 1996
Label: Musikproduktion Dabringhaus und Grimm


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Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Music for Soprano and Guitar (Joanna Klisowska; Giulio Tampalini)


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Composer: Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
  • (01-19) The Divan of Moses Ibn Ezra, Op. 207
  • (20) Ballata dall’Esilio (based on a Lyric by Guido Cavalcanti)
  • (21) Arise (from "Cymbaline")
  • (22) Seals of Love (from "Measure for Measure")
  • (23) Romance del Conde Arnaldos
  • (24) La Ermita de San Simon

Joanna Klisowska, soprano
Giulio Tampalini, guitar

Date: 2017
Label: Brilliant Classics
http://www.brilliantclassics.com/articles/c/castelnuovo-tedesco-the-divan-of-moses-ibn-ezra-complete-music-for-voice-and-guitar/

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Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Appunti (Enea Leone)


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Composer: Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco

CD1:
  • (01-11) Appunti, Op, 210 - Book 1: The intervals
  • (12-21) Appunti, Op, 210 - Book 2 - Part 1: Dances from the 17th and 18th century
CD2:
  • (01-06) Appunti, Op, 210 - Book 2: The rhythms - Part 2: Dances of the 19th century
  • (07-12) Appunti, Op, 210 - Book 2: The rhythms - Part 3: Dances of the 20th century
  • (13-14) Appunti, Op, 210 - Book 3: The figurations

Enea Leone, guitar
Date: 2015
Label: Brilliant Classics
http://www.brilliantclassics.com/articles/c/castelnuovo-tedesco-appunti-op210/

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Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Music for Two Guitars (Duo Pace Poli Cappelli)


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Composer: Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco

CD1:
  • (01-14) Les guitares bien tempérées, Op. 199
CD2:
  • (01-10) Les guitares bien tempérées, Op. 199 (continued)
  • (11) Fuga elegiaca, Op. 210a
  • (12-14) Sonatina canonica, Op. 196

Duo Pace Poli Cappelli
Andrea Pace, guitar
Cristiano Poli Cappelli, guitar

Date: 2014
Label: Brilliant Classics
http://www.brilliantclassics.com/articles/c/castelnuovo-tedesco-complete-music-for-two-guitars/

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Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Guitar Concertos (Lorenzo Micheli; Massimo Felici)


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Composer: Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
  • (01-03) Concerto in G for two Guitars and Orchestra, Op. 201
  • (04-06) Concerto No. 1 in D for Guitar and Orchestra, Op. 99
  • (07-15) Concerto No. 2 in C for Guitar and Orchestra, Op. 160

Lorenzo Micheli, guitar (1-6)
Massimo Felici, guitar (1-3, 7-15)

Orchestra Sinfonica Abruzzese
Michael Summers, conductor

Date: 2004
Label: Brilliant Classics

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Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco; Paul Ben-Haim - Violin Concertos (Itzhak Perlman)


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Composer: Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco; Paul Ben-Haim
  1. Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Violin Concerto No. 2, Op. 66 "I profetti": I. Grave e meditativo - Allegro appassionato (Isaiah)
  2. Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Violin Concerto No. 2, Op. 66 "I profetti": II. Espressivo e dolente (Jeremiah)
  3. Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Violin Concerto No. 2, Op. 66 "I profetti": III. Fiero ed impetuoso (Elijah)
  4. Ben-Haim - Violin Concerto: I. Allegro
  5. Ben-Haim - Violin Concerto: II. Andante affettuoso
  6. Ben-Haim - Violin Concerto: III. Vivo

Itzhak Perlman, violin
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Zubin Mehta, conductor

Date: 1990
Label: EMI


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Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Violin Concertos (Tianwa Yang)


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Composer: Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
  1. Concerto Italiano for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 31: I. Allegro moderato e maestoso
  2. Concerto Italiano for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 31: II. Arioso
  3. Concerto Italiano for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 31: III. Vivo e impetuoso
  4. Violin Concerto No. 2 'I Profeti', Op. 66: I. Grave e meditativo - Allegro appassionato 'Isaiah'
  5. Violin Concerto No. 2 'I Profeti', Op. 66: II. Espressivo e dolente 'Jeremiah'
  6. Violin Concerto No. 2 'I Profeti', Op. 66: III. Fiero ed impetuoso, ma sostenuto e ben marcato il ritmo 'Elijah'

Tianwa Yang, violin
SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden und Freiburg
Pieter-Jelle de Boer, conductor

Date: 2015
Label: Naxos
https://www.naxos.com/catalogue/item.asp?item_code=8.573135


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Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Shakespeare Overtures Vol. 2 (Andrew Penny)


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Composer: Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
  1. As You Like It, Op. 166
  2. Il mercante di Venezia (The Merchant of Venice), Op. 76
  3. Much Ado about Nothing, Op. 164
  4. King John, Op. 111
  5. Il racconto d'inverno (The Winter's Tale), Op. 80

West Australian Symphony Orchestra
Andrew Penny, conductor

Date: 2010
Label: Naxos
https://www.naxos.com/catalogue/item.asp?item_code=8.572501


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Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Shakespeare Overtures Vol. 1 (Andrew Penny)


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Composer: Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
  1. Giulio Cesare (Julius Caesar), Op. 78
  2. La bisbetica domata (The Taming of the Shrew), Op. 61
  3. Antony and Cleopatra, Op. 134
  4. A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 108
  5. The Tragedy of Coriolanus, Op. 135
  6. La dodicesima notte (Twelfth Night), Op. 73

West Australian Symphony Orchestra
Andrew Penny, conductor

Date: 2010
Label: Naxos
https://www.naxos.com/catalogue/item.asp?item_code=8.572500


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Monday, December 25, 2017

Maria Szymanowska - Piano Works (Sławomir P. Dobrzański)


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Composer: Maria Szymanowska

CD1:
  • (01-06) 6 Menuets
  • (07) Polonaise pour le pianoforte sur l'air national favori de feu Prince Joseph Poniatowsky
  • (08) Le Murmure. Nocturne
  • (09) Danse Polonaise
  • (10-33) 24 Mazurkas or National Polish Dances
  • (34) Cotillon ou Valse figurée pour le piano
  • (35) Le Murmure. Nocturne à trois mains
  • (36-39) 4 Valses à trois mains pur le pianoforte
  • (40) Nocturne in B flat major
CD2:
  • (01) Caprice sur la Romance de Joconde
  • (02) Grande Valse pour le pianoforte à quatre mains
  • (03) Serenade pour le Pianoforte avec accompagenment de violoncelle
  • (04-21) 18 Dances de differents genres
  • (22) Fantaisie pour le pianoforte
  • (23) Romance de Monsieur le Prince Aleksander Galitzin
CD3:
  • (01-20) 20 Exercices et Preludes
  • (21-26) 6 Marches
  • (27) Divertissement pour le pianoforte avec accompagnement de violon

Janka Krajciova, piano (CD1 35, 36)
Eduardo Orozco, piano (CD1 37)
Thomas Alberici, piano (CD1 38)
Barry Chi Zhang, piano (CD1 39; CD2 10)
Virginia Houser, piano (CD2 2)
Cheung Chau, cello (CD2 3)
Blanka Bednarz, violin (CD3 27)
Sławomir P. Dobrzański, piano

Date: 2013
Label: Acte Préalable
http://acteprealable.com/albums/ap0281-83.html


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Maria Szymanowska - Ballades & Romances (Elisabeth Zapolska; Bart van Oort)


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Composer: Maria Szymanowska
  1. Le Départ (M. de Cervantes' Don Quichotte de la Manche "trad. Florian JPC)
  2. Complainte d'un aveugle demandait qui l'aumône au Jardin du Roi à Paris
  3. Josephine Romance
  4. 6 Romances: 1. Comb et Plaisir (Sergei Pushkin)
  5. 6 Romances: Romance du Saule Chantee 2. Desdemone couple dans Othello (Shakespeare)
  6. 6 Romances: 3. Ballade (Madame de Saint-Onge)
  7. 6 Romances: 4. Romance à la nuit (Anonymous)
  8. 6 Romances: 5. Le connais-tu? (Cardinal de Bernis)
  9. 6 Romances: 6. potessi is spiegar (Anonymous)
  10. Romance du Prince Galitzine arrangé pour Pianoforte solo
  11. Śpiewy historyczne (Julian Ursyn Niemcewicz): 1. Kazimirerz Wielki
  12. Śpiewy historyczne (Julian Ursyn Niemcewicz): 2. Jadwiga, Królowa Polska
  13. Śpiewy historyczne (Julian Ursyn Niemcewicz): 3. Jan Albrycht
  14. Śpiewy historyczne (Julian Ursyn Niemcewicz): 4. Duma or kniaziu Glińskim
  15. Śpiewy historyczne (Julian Ursyn Niemcewicz): 5. Stefan Czarniecki
  16. Willija (Adam Mickiewicz "Konrad Wallenrod")
  17. Z Pieśń wieży (Adam Mickiewicz "Konrad Wallenrod")
  18. Ballada Alpuhara (Adam Mickiewicz "Konrad Wallenrod")
  19. Świtezianka (Adam Mickiewicz)
  20. Na dwa Śpiewka glosy (Czeczot / Mickiewicz)

Elisabeth Zapolska, mezzo-soprano
Bart van Oort, piano

Date: 2012
Label: Acte Préalable
http://acteprealable.com/albums/ap0260.html


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Luigi Boccherini - The Best of Boccherini (Various Artists)


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Composer: Luigi Boccherini

CD1:
  • (01-03) Flute Concerto in D major, G. 575 (Op. 27)
  • (04) String Quintet in E major, G. 275 (Op. 11 No. 5): 3. Minuet
  • (05-07) Guitar Quintet in D major, G. 448 - "Fandango"
  • (08-10) String Quartet in D major, G. 165 (Op. 8 No. 1)
  • (11-13) Cello Concerto in B flat major, G. 482
CD2:
  • (01-04) Symphony in C major, G. 505 (Op. 12 No. 3)
  • (05-08) Guitar Quintet in C major, G. 453 - "La ritirata di Madrid"
  • (09-12) Symphony in B flat major, G. 507 (Op. 12 No. 5)

Severino Gazzelloni, flute (CD1 1-3); I Musici (CD1 1-4)
Pepe Romero, guitar; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields (CD1 5-7)
Quartetto Italiano (CD1 8-10)
Pablo Casals, cello; Orchestre Lamoureux, cond. Maurice Gendron (CD1 11-13)

New Philharmonia Orchestra, cond. Raymond Leppard (CD2 1-4, 9-12)
Pepe Romero, guitar; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble (CD2 5-8)

Date: 1960-1982
Label: Philips
http://www.deccaclassics.com/us/cat/4383772

More info & reviews:
http://www.amazon.com/The-Best-Boccherini-Including-Minuet/dp/B00000416O


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Sunday, December 24, 2017

Malcolm Arnold - Ballet Music (Rumon Gamba)


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Composer: Malcolm Arnold
  • (01-06) Suite from 'Homage to the Queen', Op. 42
  • (07-12) Rinaldo and Armida, Op. 49
  • (13-19) Concert Suite from 'Sweeney Todd', Op. 68a
  • (21-21) Electra, Op. 79

BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Rumon Gamba, conductor

Date: 2009
Label: Chandos
https://www.chandos.net/products/catalogue/CHAN%2010550

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Malcolm Arnold - Film Music (Richard Hickox)


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Composer: Malcolm Arnold
  • (01-05) Bridge on the River Kwai
  • (06-08) Whistle Down the Wind
  • (09) The Sound Barrier, A Rhapsody for Orchestra Op. 38
  • (10-13) Hobson's Choice
  • (14-16) The Inn of the Sixth Happiness

London Symphony Orchestra
Richard Hickox, conductor

Date: 1992
Label: Chandos

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Malcolm Arnold - Dance Music


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Composer: Malcolm Arnold
  • (01-04) English Dances, Set 1, Op. 27
  • (05-08) English Dances, Set 2, Op. 33
  • (09-10) Solitaire
  • (11-14) Irish Dances, Op. 126
  • (15-18) Scottish Dances, Op. 59
  • (19-22) Cornish Dances, Op. 91

London Philharmonic Orchestra
Malcolm Arnold, conductor

Date: 1979/1990
Label: Lyrita


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Malcolm Arnold - Concertos for Pianos (Phillip Dyson; Kevin Sargent)


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Composer: Malcolm Arnold
  1. Overture: Beckus the Dandipratt, Op. 5
  2. Fantasy on a Theme of John Field, Op. 116
  3. Concerto for Two Pianos (Three Hands), Op. 104: I. Allegro moderato
  4. Concerto for Two Pianos (Three Hands), Op. 104: II. Andante con moto
  5. Concerto for Two Pianos (Three Hands), Op. 104: III. Allegro
  6. Concerto for Piano Duet and Strings, Op. 32: I. Allegro
  7. Concerto for Piano Duet and Strings, Op. 32: II. Larghetto
  8. Concerto for Piano Duet and Strings, Op. 32: III. Vivace

Phillip Dyson, piano
Kevin Sargent, piano
Ulster Orchestra
Esa Heikkilä, conductor

Date: 2007
Label: Naxos
https://www.naxos.com/catalogue/item.asp?item_code=8.570531

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Malcolm Arnold - Concertos for Winds (Various Artists)


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Composer: Malcolm Arnold
  • (01-03) Clarinet Concerto No. 1, Op. 20
  • (04-06) Oboe Concerto, Op. 39
  • (07-09) Flute Concerto No. 1, Op. 45
  • (10-12) Horn Concerto No. 2, Op. 58
  • (13-15) Flute Concerto No. 2, Op. 111
  • (16-18) Trumpet Concerto, Op. 125

Janet Hilton, clarinet
Gordon Hunt, oboe
Richard Adeney, flute
Alan Civil, horn
John Wallace, trumpet

Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Norman Del Mar, conductor
Ronald Thomas, conductor (7-9, 13-15)

Date: 1979 (7-9, 13-15), 1984
Label: EMI


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