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Julia Fischer (violin)
Russian National Orchestra, Yakov Kreizberg
As Julia Fischer explains in the booklet-notes to this, her first CD, she has an abiding love of the Khachaturian Concerto, a work she found impossible to sell to concert-promoters. The freshness... — More…
Fritz Kreisler (violin), Thomas Petre (violins), William Primrose (viola), Laurie Kennedy (cello), with Franz Rupp (piano), with Michael Raucheisen (piano), with Arpád Sándor (piano)
Berlin State Opera Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Albert Hall Orchestra, Sir Landon Ronald,...
Listening to these recordings today you can hear his remarkable sound – characterised by an almost constant, but varied vibrato. He tended to avoid using his fourth finger in order to maintain... — More…
Konstantin Volostnov plays the Walcker Organ of Riga Dom, Latvia
Ekaterina Sementchuk (mezzo-soprano) & Larissa Gergieva (piano)
The Slavonic contralto of Sementchuk's lower register comes into flamboyant play in the oriental romances of Glazunov and Grechaninov, while Taneyev's 'Stalactites' showcases the mesh of lighter... — More…
Ludmila Kuznetsova (mezzo-soprano), Vsevolod Grivnov (tenor)
Russian State Symphony Orchestra, Russian State Symphonic Cappella, Valeri Polyansky
Glazunov's Symphony No 8 opens confidently and lyrically, conductor Valéry Polyansky maintaining an easy-going momentum, later pressing forward, yet always holding the argument together. There's... — More…
Cleveland Orchestra and Royal Philharmonic, Vladimir Ashkenazy
The RPO playing is dainty and elegant, refined and sumptuous, yet the strings respond vigorously to the thrusting vitality of the Autumn Bacchanale. The Decca engineers...provide digital sound... — More…