Ivan Moravec, pianist
November 9, 1930 – July 27, 2015
FALL (1873-1925) Paroli
- Anke Krabbe (soprano) Andrea Bönig (alto)
Jörg Dürmüller (tenor) WDR Rundfunk Ch &
O Köln/Axel Kober rec. 2012 CPO
melodic work well performed.
LEO (1694-1744) L’ambizione
delusa - Giampiero Cicino (baritone)
Candida Guida (alto) O ICO Magna Grecia di Taranto/Antonio
Greco rec. 2013 DYNAMIC [DCh] Unlikely
that there will ever be a better recording.
I congratulate everyone involved for the sheer
enterprise of the project.
(1809-1847) String Quartets 1 & 4, Quartet in E flat - Escher Qt
rec. 2014 BIS SACD [DC] At or near
the top in this repertoire.
Viktor ULLMANN (1898-1944)
Complete Piano Sonatas
Michael Tsalka (piano)
PALADINO MUSIC [SA]
Will help in continuing the recent interest in the works of this member of a group of tragic composers whose music promised so much only to be cut off so brutally.
de Santa Maria
IV: Pillars of Wisdom
& V: Gabriel's Message -
The Renaissance Players/Winsome Evans
TALL POPPIES [JV] The
performers have taken too many liberties.
Bronisław Gimpel (violin)
Concertos by Glazunov, Goldmark & Mendelssohn -
South-West German Radio O/Hans Müller-Kray, Georg Solti; O Henri Pensis/Henri Pensis (Goldmark)
A violinist whose recordings definitely merit more exposure.
OF THE MONTH
Xavier de Maistre (harp) Moldau
- rec. 2014 SONY
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