Archive for the ‘violin’ Category

Mozart: Sonatas for Piano and Violin

June 5, 2017

170x170bbComposer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Works: The Violin Sonatas
Performer: Anne-Sophie Mutter and Lambert Orkis

Preghiera – Rachmaninov Piano Trios

March 13, 2017

51iMAWLs9dL._SS500Composer: Sergei Rachmaninoff
Works: Piano Trios
Performer: Gidon Kremer, violin, Giedre Dirvanauskaite, cello, Daniil Trifonov, piano

Telemann: 6 Violin Sonatas

March 4, 2017

61c2p3wetfl-_ss500Composer: Georg Philipp Telemann
Works: 6 Violin Sonatas
Performer: Valerio Losito & Federico del Sordo

Vivaldi: Oboe Sonatas

February 28, 2017

mi0001192143Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
Works: Oboe Sonatas
Performer: Burkhard Glaetzner, Ingo Goritzki, Christine Schornsheim, Karl Suske

Porpora/Costanzi: 6 Cello Sonatas

February 19, 2017

170x170bbComposer: Nicola Porpora & Giovannia Battista Costanzi
Works: 6 Cello Sonatas
Performer: Adriano Maria Fazio

Grieg: Violin Sonatas

February 15, 2017

170x170bbComposer: Edvard Grieg
Works: Complete Violin Sonatas
Performer: Maya Levy & Matthieu Idmtal

J.S. Bach: Bach Without Words

January 28, 2017

51hk2nthl-_ss500Composer: J.S. Bach
Works: Bach Without Words
Performer: Lautten Compagney

Various Cantata movements and arias performed as instrumentals. Heavenly.

Schubert: Complete String Quartets

December 7, 2016

519fnwibw-l-_ss500Composer: Franz Schubert
Works: Complete String Quartets
Performer: Diogenes Quartet

Telemann: The Grand Concertos for Mixed Instruments, Vol. 3

May 14, 2016

611Jf1ucCVL._SS280Composer: Georg Philipp Telemann
Works: The Grand Concertos for Mixed Instruments, Vol. 3
Performer: La Stagione Frankfurt

C.P.E. Bach: Chamber Music for Clarinet

April 27, 2016

519SpPAV+kL._SS280Composer: Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Works: Chamber Music for Clarinet
Performer: Luigi Magistrelli and Italian Classical Consort

Albinoni: Trio Sonatas Op. 1

March 22, 2016

61Mj19hQkML._SS280Composer: Tomaso Albinoni
Works: Trio Sonatas Op. 1
Performer: Federico Guglielmo and L’Arte dell’Arco

Carl Stamitz: Duos for Violin and Viola

March 12, 2016

51XoVL5+NFL._SS280Composer: Carl Stamitz
Works: Duos for Violin and Viola, Vol. 1
Performer: Vilmos Szabadi, violin & Peter Barsony, viola

J.S. Bach: Violin Concertos

February 15, 2016

cover170x170Composer: J.S. Bach
Works: Violin Concertos
Performer: Alina Ibragimova and Arcangelo

The Sibelius Edition, Vol. 9: Chamber Music II

February 1, 2016

519MfpTDYXL._SS280Composer: Jean Sibelius
Works: Chamber Music II
Performer: Various

Telemann: The Grand Concertos for Mixed Instruments, Vol. 2

April 7, 2015

61X+0EzlQFL._SS280Composer: Georg Philipp Telemann
Works: The Grand Concertos for Mixed Instruments, Vol. 2
Performer: La Stagione Frankfurt

Dans la malle du Poilu

March 10, 2015

61YZNZbhEbL._SS280Composer: Clara Schumann, Gabriel Faure, and others
Works: Various
Performer: Célimène Daudet, and Amanda Favier

Boccherini: String Quintets Vol. X

February 2, 2015

61bt9+wtWgL._SS280Composer: Luigi Boccherini
Works: String Quintets, Op. 29, Vol. X
Performer: I Virtuosi della Rotonda

Mozart: 7 Piano Concertos – Symphony No. 40 arranged by Johann Nepomuk Hummel

December 2, 2014

61TvRxg32ML._SS280Composer: Mozart & Hummel
Works: 7 Piano Concertos – Symphony No. 40 arranged by Johann Nepomuk Hummel
Performer: Henrik Wiese, flute / Peter Clemente, violin / Tibor Bényi, cello / Fumiko Shiraga, piano

Max Richter: Berlin By Overnight (Remixes) EP

November 1, 2014

61fAkzXIuaL._SL500_AA280_Composer: Max Richter
Works: Berlin By Overnight (Remixes) EP
Performers: Daniel Hope and Jochen Carls

Vivaldi: Dresden Concertos

September 7, 2014

51+brNU10vL._SL500_AA280_Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
Works: Dresden Concertos, Vol. 1
Performer: Alberto Martini & Accademia I Filarmonici

I didn’t think it was possible there was Vivaldi I didn’t own already but, yay, here are 4 volumes of concertos that are super yummy.

Vivaldi: Concertos for Two Violins

July 26, 2014

51FIsTm6MrL._SL500_AA280_Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
Works: Concertos for Two Violins
Performers: Viktoria Mullova & Giuliano Carmignola

Soler: Six Quintets, Integral

May 29, 2014

1CM0319Composer: Antonio Soler
Works: Six Quintets, Integral
Performers: Breton String Quartet & Rosa Torres-Pardo

Brahms: The Compete Chamber Music for Clarinet

May 27, 2014

41oYJVoACzL._SL500_AA280_Composer: Johannes Brahms
Works: The Compete Chamber Music for Clarinet
Performer: Laura Ruiz Ferreres and Mandelring Quartet

J.S. Bach: Foss Plays Bach

May 15, 2014

61b7AdiMx8L._SL500_AA280_Composer: J.S.Bach
Works: Foss Plays Bach (two keyboard concertos and Brandenburg Concerto No. 5)
Performer: Lukas Foss with The Elysium String Quartet, Elizabeth Mann (flute) and John Feeney (double bass)

Tartini: Violin Concertos, Vol. 17

April 21, 2014

61Sr32AVI-LComposer: Giuseppe Tartini
Title: Violin Concertos, Vol. 17
Performer: L’Arte dell’Arco

Mozart: Piano Concertos (Chamber Versions)

March 13, 2014

51oh5leOK1L._SL500_AA280_Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Works: Piano Concertos 6, 8, 11-14 Chamber Versions
Performer: Jean-Philippe Collard & Quatuor Muir

Mozart: Symphonies Nos. 38, 39, 40 (Arr. Hummel)

February 16, 2014

511albMI7tL._SL500_AA280_Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (arranger Hummel)
Works: Symphonies Nos. 38, 39, 40
Performer: Uwe Grodd

Arrangements of three Mozart symphonies for flute, violin, cello and piano by Johann Nepomuk Hummel. Delightfully different.

J.S. Bach: Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1

December 16, 2013

61Fx6bUK4aL._SL500_AA280_Composer: J.S. Bach
Works: Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1
Performer: Modern String Quartet

Heavenly transcription for string quartet. My head is swimming in endorphins. I hope they record Book 2.

C.P.E. Bach: Complete Solo Flute Sonatas

November 26, 2013

61zkHPHL3aL._SL500_AA280_Composer: Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Works: Complete Solo Flute Sonatas
Performer: Jed Wentz, Michael Borgstede & Job ter Haar

Locatelli: Violin Concertos

November 23, 2013

61EJjwfQeZL._SL500_AA280_Composer: Pietro Locatelli
Works: L’arte del violino, Complete Violin Concertos
Performer: Ensemble Violini Capricciosi & Igor Ruhadze