STRAVINSKY:The Firebird Suite; Petrushka; Les cinq droits; Valse and Polka; Valse pour les infants – fragment; The Rite of Spring – Part I; MOZART: Fugue in c – Beecham Sym. Orch./ Sir Thomas Beecham/ Royal Albert Hall Orch./ Sir Eugene Goossens/ Berlin State Opera Orch./ Oskar Fried/ The Philadelphia Orch./ Stokowski – Igor Stravinsky, Soulima Stravinsky, pianos – Pristine Audio
Pristine completes its survey of the acoustic Stravinsky legacy and simultaneously accords us access to a special sound world. STRAVINSKY: Rarities (1916 – 1938) = The Firebird – Suite excerpts (1911); Petrushka – Complete Ballet; The Firebird – Suite (1919); 7 Pieces from Les cinq droits; Valse and Polka from Three Easy Pieces; Valse pour […]
COPLAND: Symphony No. 3 in E Major; Quiet City; Appalachian Spring Suite – soloists/BSO/ Koussevitzky – Pristine Audio
Superlative, classic readings of Copland scores by his most ardent admirer among conductors, in fine sound. COPLAND: Symphony No. 3 in E Major; Quiet City; Appalachian Spring Suite – Georges Mager, trumpet/ Louis Speyer, Eng. horn/ Lukas Foss, p./ Boston Sym. Orch./ Serge Koussevitzky – Pristine Audio PASC 458, 73:09 [avail. in various formats from […]
British Treasures: Violin Sonatas = GOOSSENS: Violin Sonata; HURLSTONE: Violin Sonata in D Minor; TURNBULL: Violin Sonata in E Minor – Madeline Mitchell, v./ Andrew Ball, p. – SOMM
Three evocative British violin sonatas performed with natural sympathy and grace by two gifted artists from the RCM.
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: Scheherazade; MUSSORGSKY: Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Ravel) – London Symphony Orchestra (Rimsky-Korsakov) /Royal Philharmonic Orchestra /Sir Eugene Goossens – Guild
Two sonic splendors from the legacy of Sir Eugene Goossens, here at the top of his form in Russian standards.
STRAVINSKY: The Rite of Spring – London Symphony Orchestra/ Sir Eugene Goossens – Classic Records HDAD
Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring is featured in a rich sonic palette of choices.