Grażyna BACEWICZ (1909-1969)
Piano Quintets 1 & 2; Quartets - Silesian Qt,
Wojciech Świtała (piano),
Polish Cello Qt rec. 2010/17 CHANDOS CHAN10976 [63:30] [SG] Well-recorded, gripping and exhilarating.
Giovanni CROCE (c1557 - 1609) Motetti & Sacrae Cantiones - Voces Suaves, Concerto Scirocco/Francesco Saverio Pedrini (organ)
rec. 2015/17 ARCANAA439 [52:24] [JV]
There is every reason to be thankful for this disc, which gives us a fairly good impression of Croce’s style.
Roberto ESPOSITO (b. 1984) Piano Concerto No. 1, Piano Sonata No. 1 -
Roberto Esposito (piano),
Michele D’Elia (electronics),
Budapest Scoring SO/Eliseo Castrignano rec. 2017 GRAND PIANO GP781 [56:34]
[PRB] Difficult to decide whether this is fully satisfying, but worth the effort to find out.
RHEINBERGER (1839-1901) Piano Concerto
Bernhardt SCHOLZ (1835-1916)
Piano Concerto, Capriccio - Simon Callaghan
(piano) BBC Scottish SO/Bern Gernon rec. 2017
[71:16] [EJW] None of the music here is
particularly memorable, but no criticism can
be levelled at the performers.
Ilyich TCHAIKOVSKY (1840-1893)
No.6 Ludwig van BEETHOVEN (1770-1827)
Concerto No.4 - Takahiro Sonoda (piano)
NHK SO Tokyo/Herbert von Karajan rec. 1954 KING
INTERNATIONAL KKC2152 [2 CDs: 82:43]
[MB] The Beethoven is the main interest here.
Music for New Oboe Vol. 2 Christopher Redgate (oboe) Stephen Robbings
(piano) Coull Qt, Paul Archbold (electronics)
rec. 2012-17 METIERMSV28531
[80:31] [JF] This may not feature my preferred
oboe sound-world, nevertheless there are many
captivating and interesting moments.
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