FELIX WEINGARTNER: Complete Symphonies. Symphonies 1 – 7 and Symphonic Works [Details follow] – Maya Boog, sop./ Franziska Gottwald, alto/ Rolf Romei, tenor /Christopher Bolduc, bar./ Babette Mondry, organ/ Czech Philharmonic Choir Brünn/ Symphonieorchester Basel/ Marko Letonja – CPO multichannel SACD, 777 938-2, TT: 38 hr. 18 min. (7 SACDs) [Distrib. by Naxos] ****: This […]
SCHUMANN: Variations on a Theme by Clara Wieck; Kreisleriana – Vladimir Horowitz, p. – Columbia/ Speakers Corner vinyl
A welcome re-issue of a classic recording with superb sound!
SCHUBERT: String Quartet No. 15 in G Major, D. 887; BERG: String Quartet Op. 3 – Kuss Quartet – Onyx
An unusual pairing—and an appealing one. Unfortunately, the performance of the Schubert leaves a lot to be desired.