Sibelius’ colorful theatrical score resplendently revealed. JEAN SIBELIUS: Scaramouche – Bendik Goldstein, viola – Roi Ruottinin, cello/ Turku Philharmonic Orch./Leif Segerstam – Naxos 8.573511, 71:01, *****: Jean Sibelius (1865-1957) wrote a large amount of music for the theatrical stage that deserves to be heard, and recordings are virtually the only way to hear them, unless […]
A wonderful two-piano and piano 4 hands album with works by four French composers, and all of them winners.
“Flying Saxophone Circus” = SHOSTAKOVICH: Jazz Suite No. 2; DVORAK: Slavonic Dances Nos. 1, 7 & 8; MILHAUD: Scaramoche; GERSHWIN: American Stories Suite; JEAN MATITIA: Devil’s Rag for 12 Saxophones – Selmer Saxharmonic/Milan Turkovic – MD&G
Twelve of Germany’s most distinguished classical saxophonists formed Selmer Saxharmonic in 2006.