Bruch: Scottish Fantasy, Op. 46, etc.

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Bruch: Scottish Fantasy, Op. 46, etc.

Awards:

Gramophone Magazine

Editor's Choice - December 2004

Label:

Naxos

Catalogue No:

8557395
(8.557395)

Discs:

1

Release date:

4th Oct 2004

Barcode:

0747313239528

Length:

72 minutes

Medium:

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Bruch:

Scottish Fantasy, Op. 46

Serenade in A minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 75


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Max Bruch: Scottish Fantasy, Op. 46

I. Introduction: Grave

I. Adagio cantabile

II. Allegro - Adagio

III. Adagio - Andante sostenuto

IV. Finale: Allegro guerriero

Max Bruch: Serenade in A minor, Op. 75

I. Andante con moto

II. Allegro moderato, alla marcia - Un poco meno vivo

III. (Notturno): Andante sostenuto

IV. Allegro energico e vivace - Andante con moto

Gramophone Classical Music Guide

2010

“Though the Scottish Fantasy, with its wealth of traditional melodies, ripely presented, is firmly based in the repertory, most of Bruch's other concertante works for violin are largely unknown. Here's one of the most ambitious, the Serenade, dating from 1900, 20 years after the Fantasy. Its breadth and weight belies the lightweight title. It's a warm and fluent work in Bruch's high-Romantic style, built on clearly defined themes that lack only the last degree of memorability of the Fantasy. The third of the four movements, a dreamy, lyrical Notturno, comes nearest to matching the Fantasy's natural glow, but the other movements have striking moments, too. Bruch had the idea of putting this substantial work among his numbered concertos but changed his mind.
Maxim Fedotov gives a warm, thrusting performance of both the Serenade and the Fantasy.
He may be a little short on the mystery and tenderness, but his bravura playing, helped by fullblooded accompaniment from Dmitry Yablonsky, makes the results consistently compelling.”

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