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Friday, January 22, 2021

Nikolai Kapustin; Alfred Schnittke - Cello Concertos (Eckart Runge)


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Composer: Nikolai Kapustin; Alfred Schnittke
  • (01) Kapustin - Cello Concerto No. 1, Op. 85
  • (04) Schnittke - Cello Concerto No. 1

Eckart Runge, cello
Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin
Frank Strobel, conductor

Date: 2020
Label: Capriccio

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Thursday, January 21, 2021

Nikolai Kapustin - Complete Piano Works III (Masahiro Kawakami)


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Composer: Nikolai Kapustin
  • (01) Piano Concerto No. 5, Op. 72
  • (02) 10 Inventions, Op. 73
  • (12) Capriccio, Op. 71
  • (13) Intrada and Finale for Sextet, Op. 79

Masahiro Kawakami, piano
Japan Century Symphony Orchestra
Norichika Iimori, conductor

Date: 2019
Label: Triton

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Nikolai Kapustin - Complete Piano Works II (Masahiro Kawakami)


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Composer: Nikolai Kapustin
  1. Sonatina, Op. 100
  2. A Pianist in Jeopardy, Op. 152
  3. Berceuse, Op. 65
  4. Piano Sonata No. 11, Op. 101 ''Twickenham'': I. Allegretto
  5. Piano Sonata No. 11, Op. 101 ''Twickenham'': II. Larghetto
  6. Piano Sonata No. 11, Op. 101 ''Twickenham'': III. Agitato
  7. Paraphrase on a Theme by P. Dvoyrin, Op. 108
  8. Good Intention, Op. 137
  9. Sleight of Hand, Op. 138
  10. Piano Sonata No. 19, Op. 143: I. Comodo
  11. Piano Sonata No. 19, Op. 143: II. Andante
  12. Piano Sonata No. 19, Op. 143: III. Scherzo. Vivace
  13. Piano Sonata No. 19, Op. 143: IV. Allegro

Masahiro Kawakami, piano
Date: 2018
Label: Triton

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Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Nikolai Kapustin - Saxophone Chamber Music (clair-obscur Saxophonquartett)


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Composer: Nikolai Kapustin
  • (01) Quintet for saxophone quartet and piano, Op. 89a (arr. Christoph Enzel)
  • (05) Quartet for 4 saxophones, Op. 88a (arr. Christoph Enzel)
  • (09) Duo for alto saxophone and cello, Op. 99

Elisaveta Blumina, piano
Peter Bruns, cello

clair-obscur Saxophonquartett
(Jan Schulter-Bunert; Maike Krullmann; Christoph Enzel; Kathi Wagner)

Date: 2020
Label: Capriccio

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Monday, January 18, 2021

Nikolai Kapustin - Complete Music for Cello and Piano (Duo Perfetto)


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Composer: Nikolai Kapustin
  • (01) Sonata No. 1, Op. 63
  • (05) Sonata No. 2, Op. 84
  • (08) Elegy, Op. 96
  • (09) Nearly Waltz, Op. 98
  • (10) Burlesque, Op. 97

Duo Perfetto
Clorinda Perfetto, piano
Robert Witt, cello

Date: 2017
Label: Brilliant Classics

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Sunday, January 17, 2021

Nikolai Kapustin - Works for Two Pianos (Daniel del Pino; Ludmil Angelov)


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Composer: Nikolai Kapustin
  • (01) Concerto for two pianos and percussion, Op. 104
  • (04) Eight Concert Etudes, Op. 40
  • (12) Piano Sonata No. 14, Op. 120
  • (15) Paraphrase on Dizzy Gillespie's "Manteca" for two pianos, Op. 129

Daniel del Pino, piano (1-11, 15)
Ludmil Angelov, piano (1-3, 12-15)
Juanjo Guillem & Rafael Gálvez, percussion (1-3)

Date: 2010
Label: Non Profit Music


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Saturday, January 16, 2021

Nikolai Kapustin - Jazz Portrait


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Composer: Nikolai Kapustin
  • (01) Andante, Op. 58
  • (02) Piano Sonata No. 4, Op. 60
  • (05) Ten Bagatelles, Op. 59
  • (15) Piano Sonata No. 5, Op. 61
  • (18) Piano Sonata No. 6, Op. 62

Nikolai Kapustin, piano
Date: 1991
Label: Olympia


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Friday, January 15, 2021

Nikolai Kapustin - Jazz Pieces for Piano


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Composer: Nikolai Kapustin
  • (01) Eight Concert Etudes
  • (09) Sonata Fantasy, Op. 39
  • (10) Suite in Old Style, Op. 28
  • (11) Variations, Op. 41

Nikolai Kapustin, piano
Date: 2000
Label: Boheme Music (recorded by Melodiya)


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Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Franz Krommer; Johann N. Hummel - Chamber Music for Bassoon & Strings (Island)


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Composer: Franz Krommer; Johann Nepomuk Hummel
  • (01) Krommer - Bassoon Quartet in B flat major, Op. 46 No. 1
  • (05) Krommer - Bassoon Quartet in E flat major, Op. 46 No. 2
  • (09) Hummel - String Trio in G major

Island
Jane Gower, bassoon
Antoinette Lohmann, viola
Galina Zinchenko, viola
Jennifer Morsches, cello

Date: 2009
Label: Ars Produktion


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Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Franz Krommer - Wind Sextets (Nachtmusique)


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Composer: Franz Krommer
  • (01) Paritita in E flat major
  • (05) Trios for 2 clarinets & viola
  • (10) Partita in C minor
  • (13) Variations on a theme by Pleyel, for 3 clarinets
  • (14) Partita in E flat major

Nachtmusique
Eric Hoeprich, clarinet & direction
Toni Salar-Verdú, clarinet
Jane Gower, bassoon
Javier Zafra, bassoon
Teunis van der Zwart, horn
Erwin Wieringa, horn
Carles Riera, clarinet
Emilio Moreno, viola
David Sinclair, contrabass

Date: 2000/2015
Label: Glossa

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Monday, January 11, 2021

Franz Krommer - Three Partitas; Six Marches (Bastiaan Blomhert)


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Composer: Franz Krommer
  • 6 Marches, Op. 31 Nos. 1-6
  • 3 Partitas, Op. 45 Nos. 1-3

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Wind Ensemble
Bastiaan Blomhert, conductor

Date: 2001
Label: Chandos

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Sunday, January 10, 2021

Franz Krommer - String Quartets, Op. 7 (Authentic Quartet)


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Composer: Franz Krommer
  • (01) String Quartet in C major, Op. 7 No. 1
  • (05) String Quartet in E minor, Op. 7 No. 2
  • (09) String Quartet in A major, Op. 7 No. 3

Authentic Quartet
Zsolt Kalló, violin
Balázs Bozzai, violin
Gábor Rác, viola
Csilla Vályi, cello

Date: 2009
Label: Hungaroton

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Friday, January 8, 2021

Franz Krommer - Oboe Quintets & Quartets (Sarah Francis; Tagore String Trio)


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Composer: Franz Krommer
  • (01) Oboe Quintet in C major, P VII:12
  • (05) Oboe Quartet in F major, P IX:22
  • (08) Oboe Quartet in C major, P IX:21
  • (11) Oboe Quintet in E flat major, P VII:13

Sarah Francis, oboe
Tagore String Trio
Frances Mason, violin
Brian Schiele, viola
James Halsey, cello
&
Jonathan Barritt, viola

Date: 2005
Label: Regis

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Thursday, January 7, 2021

Franz Krommer - Flute Quartets (Peter-Lukas Graf; Carmina Trio)


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Composer: Franz Krommer
  • (01) Flute Quartet in F major, Op. 17
  • (05) Flute Quartet in D major, Op. 93
  • (09) Flute Quartet in G major, Op. 92

Peter-Lukas Graf, flute
Carmina Trio
Matthias Enderle, violin
Wendy Champney, viola
Stephan Goerner, cello

Date: 1987
Label: Claves

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Wednesday, January 6, 2021

Franz Krommer - Flute & Oboe Concertos (Peter-Lukas Graf; Heinz Holliger)


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Composer: Franz Krommer
  • (01) Concerto for Flute in G major, Op. 30
  • (04) Concertino for Flute & Oboe in C major, Op. 65
  • (08) Concerto for Oboe in F major, Op. 52

Peter-Lukas Graf, flute
Heinz Holliger, oboe
English Chamber Orchestra

Date: 1983
Label: Claves

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Tuesday, January 5, 2021

Franz Krommer; Carl M. von Weber - Clarinet Quintets (Eric Hoeprich; London Haydn Quartet)


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Composer: Franz Krommer; Carl M. von Weber
  • (01) Weber - Clarinet Quintet in B-flat major, Op. 34
  • (05) Baermann - Clarinet Quintet No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 23
  • (06) Krommer - Clarinet Quintet in B-flat major, Op. 95

Eric Hoeprich, clarinet
London Haydn Quartet
Catherine Manson, violin
Michael Gurevich, violin
John Crockatt, viola
Jonathan Manson, cello

Date: 2020
Label: Glossa

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Monday, January 4, 2021

Franz Krommer - Clarinet Quartets (Consortium Classicum)


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Composer: Franz Krommer

CD1:
  • (01) Clarinet Quartet in B flat major, Op. posth.
  • (04) Clarinet Quartet in E flat major, Op. 21 No. 1
  • (08) Clarinet Quartet in B flat major, Op. 21 No. 2
CD2:
  • (01) Clarinet Quartet in D major, Op. 82
  • (05) Clarinet Quartet in B flat major, Op. 83
  • (09) Clarinet Quartet in E flat major, Op. 69

Consortium Classicum
Dieter Klöcker, clarinet
Andreas Krecher, violin
Christiane Hörr, viola
Martin Menking, cello

Date: 1993
Label: cpo


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Sunday, January 3, 2021

Franz Krommer - Clarinet Concerto; Concertos for 2 Clarinets (Vlastimil Mareš; Jiří Hlaváč)


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Composer: Franz Krommer
  • (01) Clarinet Concerto No. 1 in E flat major, Op. 36
  • (04) Concerto No. 1 for Two Clarinets & Orchestra in E flat major, Op. 35
  • (07) Concerto No. 2 for Two Clarinets & Orchestra in E flat major, Op. 91

Vlastimil Mareš, clarinet
Jiří Hlaváč, clarinet (4-9)

Prague Chamber Orchestra
Libor Pešek, conductor

Date: 2003
Label: Supraphon


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Saturday, January 2, 2021

Franz Krommer - Clarinet Concertos; Sinfonia Concertante (Paul Meyer; Jean-Pierre Rampal)


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Composer: Franz Krommer
  • (01) Clarinet Concerto in E-flat major, Op. 36
  • (04) Clarinet Concerto in E minor, Op. 86
  • (07) Sinfonia Concertante in E-flat major, Op.70

Paul Meyer, clarinet
Janos Rolla, violin (7-11)

Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute (7-11) & conductor

Date: 2020
Label: Denon


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Friday, January 1, 2021

Franz Krommer - Symphonies Nos. 6 & 9 (Howard Griffiths)


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Composer: Franz Krommer
  • (01) Symphony No. 6 in D major
  • (05) Symphony No. 9 in C major

Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana
Howard Griffiths, conductor

Date: 2020
Label: cpo

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