Saturday, September 10, 2016

Reposted: About two Orlandos

ORLANDUS LASSUS
(1532-1594)
THE LAMENTATIONS OF JEREMIAH for five voices

PRO CANTIONE ANTIQUA, Directed by BRUNO TURNER
Recorded 1981, TT: 64:38
Re-posted to the Kammermusikkammer


ORLANDO GIBBONS
(1583-1625)
ANTHEMS AND VERSE ANTHEMS

ROBIN BLAZE countertenor
STEPHEN VARCOE baritone
THE CHOIR OF WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL
STEPHEN FARR, SARAH BALDOCK organ
DAVID HILL Director of Music

Recorded 1999, TT: 72:31
Re-posted to the Kammermusikkammer

Friday, August 12, 2016

Reposted: Scelsi & Cage


GIACINTO SCELSI
CD 1: Piano and Strings

Quattro Illustrazioni (1953)
Xynobis (1964)
Cinque Incantesimi (1953)
Duo pour violon et violoncelle (1965)
Suzanne Fournier, piano
Carmen Fourier, violon
David Simpson, violoncelle

Recorded 1989, Published 1990

GIACINTO SCELSI
CD 2: One, Two, Three Strings

Elegia per Ty (alto et violoncelle)
Divertimento No. 3 (violon solo)
L'Âme Ailée (violon solo)
L'Âme Ouverte (violon solo)
Coelocanth (alto solo)
Trio a cordes
Robert Zimansky, violon
Christoph Schiller, alto
Patrick Demenga, violoncelle
Recorded and Published 1989
CD 1 + CD 2 Reposted to the Kammermusikkammer

JOHN CAGE
SONATAS AND INTERLUDES FOR PREPARED PIANO (1946 ~ 1948)

Yuji Takahashi, prepared piano
Recorded 1975, Published 1985
Reposted to the Kammermusikkammer

JOHN CAGE
FIFTY-EIGHT (1992)

first recording by PANNONISCHES BLASORCHESTER
58 musicians conducted by WIM VAN ZUTPHEN

Recorded October 11, 1992. Published 1993
Reposted to the Kammermusikkammer

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Reposted: Ruth Crawford & Elisabeth Lutyens: Chamber Music and Songs

Ruth Crawford Seeger (1901-1953)
Vocal and Chamber Music

Suite for Five Wind Instruments and Piano
Sonata for Violin and Piano (1925-26)
Two Ricercari (1932)
Diaphonic Suite No. 1 for Flute (1930)
Diaphonic Suite No. 2 for Bassoon and Cello (1930)
Three Songs (1930,1932)
Continuum (Cheryl Seltzer and Joel Sachs, Directors)
Recorded 1991/92 [56:30]
Reposted to the Kammermusikkammer



Elisabeth Lutyens (1906-1983)
Présages for solo oboe, Op 53 (1963)
Motet (Excerpta Tractati Logico-Philosophici), Op 27 (1953)
Wind Trio for flute, clarinet and bassoon, Op 52 (1963)
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis (1966)
String Trio, Op 57 (1964)
Fantasie Trio for flute, clarinet and piano, Op 55 (1963)
The Country of the Stars, Op 50 (1963)
Exaudi (James Weeks, director)
Endymion

Recorded 2006 [77:30]
Reposted to the Kammermusikkammer



Sunday, July 10, 2016

Reposted: Hindemith, Honegger, and Friends

"The Art of the Viola"
Hindemith: Sonata for Viola and Piano, Op. 11, No. 4
Beethoven: Duo for Viola and Cello in E flat major 'with Two Eyeglasses', WoO 32
Schumann: Märchenerzählungen for Clarinet, Viola and Piano Op. 132
Händel: Passacaglia for Violin and Viola
Britten: Lachrymae Op. 48 - Reflections on a song by Dowland for Viola and Piano
Heinrich Koll, Viola - Madoka Inui, Piano - Peter Schmidl, Clarinet -Alexandra Koll, Violin - Milan Karanovic, Cello
Recorded 2004 [65:01]
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Arthur HONEGGER: Complete Violin Sonatas
Sonata for Violin and Piano in D minor, H. 3 (1912)
Sonata No. 1 for Violin and Piano, H. 17 (1916-18)
Sonata No. 2 for Violin and Piano, H. 24 (1919)
Sonata for Solo Violin in D minor, H. 143 (1940)
Laurence Kayaleh, Violin - Paul Stewart, Piano
Recorded 2008 [73:02]
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Paul HINDEMITH: Kammermusik 1-7, Der Schwanendreher
Kammermusik No.1 Op.24 No.1 Kammermusik No.2 Op.36 No.1
Kammermusik No.3 Op.36 No.2 Kammermusik No.4 Op.36 No.3
Kammermusik No.5 Op.36 No.4 Kammermusik No.6 Op.46 No.1
Kammermusik No.7 Op.46 No.2 Der Schwanendreher
Recorded 1989, 1996, 1999
Lars Vogt, piano - Georg Faust, cello - Kolja Blacher, violin
Wolfram Christ, viola, viola d'amore - Tabea Zimmermann, viola - Wayne Marshall, organ
Berliner Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, David Shallon

2 CDs [71:12] + [77:50]
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer


Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Reposted: Mozart: The Great Violin Sonatas

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART (1756-1791)
THE GREAT VIOLIN SONATAS I + II

Ingrid Haebler piano
Henryk Szeryng violin

Recorded 1969 - 1972

VOLUME I
Sonata for Piano and Violin in C, KV 296
Sonata for Piano and Violin in G, KV 301
Sonata for Piano and Violin in E flat, KV 302
Sonata for Piano and Violin in C, KV 303
Sonata for Piano and Violin in E minor, KV 304
12 Variations for Piano and Violin in G, KV 359
Sonata for Piano and Violin in A, KV 305
Sonata for Piano and Violin in D, KV 306
Sonata for Piano and Violin in F, KV 376
Sonata for Piano and Violin in F, KV 377

VOLUME II
Sonata in B flat, KV 378
Sonata in G, KV 379
Sonata in E flat, KV 380
Sonata in B flat, KV 454
Sonata in E flat, KV 481
Sonata in A, KV 526
Sonata in F, KV 547 "for beginners"
Six Variations in G minor, KV 360 on "Hélas, j'ai perdu mon amant"

CD 1-1 FLAC+CUE+LOG [78:52] 4 parts 371 MB
CD 1-2 FLAC+CUE+LOG [71:51] 4 parts 335 MB
CD 2-1 FLAC+CUE+LOG [77:43] 4 parts 367 MB
CD 2-2 FLAC+CUE+LOG [76:44] 4 parts 367 MB

Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Reposted: Salomone Rossi: Vocal Works: Madrigals and Canti di Salomone

Salomone Rossi (c. 1570-1630)
Vocal Works - Madrigals and Canti di Salomone


First Books of madrigals for 4 voices (Venice, 1614)
Arias for a single voice 
Extracts from the First Book of madrigals for 5 voices
Madrigaletti opus 13
Six madrigals for a single voice and theorbo
Canti di Salomone in 3 parts
+ as encores: Psalms of Henry Purcell and André Campra

Ut Musica Poesis Ensemble, Stefano Bozolo
L'Aura Soave, Diego Cantalupi
Ensemble Hypothesis
Recorded 1999-2003
3 CDs [179:24] 9 parts 801 MB

Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Friday, June 3, 2016

Reposted: Giulio and Francesca Caccini

GIULlO CACCINI (c. 1545-1618):
Le Nuove Musiche, Firenze 1601
Nuove Musiche e Nuova Maniera de scriverle, Firenze 1614
Montserrat Figueras, vocal
Hopkinson Smith, lute, baroque guitar
Robert Clancy, baroque guitar &Chitarrone
Jordi Savall, Viola da gamba
Xenia Schindler, harp

Recorded 1983, TT 50:45
Reposted to the Kammermusikkammer

FRANCESCA CACCINI (1587 - ca.1641):
O VIVA ROSA
SHANNON MERCER, soprano
SYLVAIN BERGERON, guitar, theorbo
AMANDA KEESMAAT, violoncello
LUC BEAUSÉJOUR, harpsichord, organ

Recorded 2009, TT 61:52
Reposted to the Kammermusikkammer

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Reposted: Madrigali by Luzzaschi & Frescobaldi

The Secret Music of Luzzasco Luzzaschi
'Madrigali a uno, due e tre soprani' (1601)
for the Ladies of Ferrara
Musica Secreta
Recorded 1991, TT 46:01
Re-Posted in the Kammermusikkammer

Girolamo Frescobaldi:
Il primo libro de' madrigali a cinque voci
(Anversa, 1608)
Concerto Italiano, dir. Rinaldo Alessandrini
Recorded 1995, TT 52:39
Re-Posted in the Kammermusikkammer

Monday, April 18, 2016

Reposted: Luciano Berio: Sequenzas I-XIV for Solo Instruments

Luciano BERIO (1925-2003):


Sequenzas I-XIV for Solo Instruments



CD 1 63:02

CD 2 60:09

CD 3 58:48

Recorded 1998 - 2004

Published 2006

Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Friday, April 8, 2016

Reposted: Xenakis and Rihm by the Arditti String Quartet

Iannis Xenakis (1922-2001)
Chamber music for strings and piano [1955-1990]
Arditti String Quartet
Claude Helffer, piano

Recorded 1991, 2 CDs, 77:24 + 74:52
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Wolfgang Rihm (°1952)
String quartets No 3 + 5 + 8
Arditti String Quartet
Recorded 1990, 68:27
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Friday, March 25, 2016

Reposted: Krenek: Complete String Quartets

ERNST KRENEK (1900-1991)
COMPLETE STRING QUARTETS


Streichquartett Nr.1 op.6 (1921) 33'30
Streichquartett Nr.2 op.8 (1921) 35'02
Streichquartett Nr.3 op.20 (1923) 29'59
Streichquartett Nr.4 op.24 (1923) 30'07
Streichquartett Nr.5 op.65 (1930) 40'45
Streichquartett Nr.6 op.78 (1936) 32'03
Streichquartett Nr.7 op.96 (1943/44) 29'13
Streichquartett Nr.8 op.233 (1980) 26'26

SONARE-QUARTETT
Jacek Klimkiewicz, 1.Violine
Laurentius Bonitz, 2.Violine
Hideko Kobayashi, Viola (Nr. 4 und 6)
Reiner Schmidt, Viola (Nr. 1 - 3, 5, 7 und 8);
Emil Klein, Violoncello (Nr. 3 - 8)
Eric Plumettaz, Violoncello (Nr. 1 und 2)


Recordings: 1987-1989
4 CDs
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Re-Posted: Bartòks String Quartets by Emerson + by Juilliard Quartet

Béla Bartók (1881-1945):
The 6 String Quartets:

String Quartet no. 1 op. 7, Sz 40 [1908-09]
String Quartet no. 2 op. 17, Sz 67 [1915-17]
String Quartet no. 3, Sz 85 [1927]
String Quartet no. 4, Sz 91 [1928]
String Quartet no. 5, Sz 102 [1934]
String Quartet no. 6, Sz 114 [1939]
Emerson String Quartet:
Eugene Drucker, violin
Philip Setzer, violin
Lawrence Dutton, viola
David Finckel, cello

Recorded 1988, 2 CDs

Bonus-CD:
String Quartet no. 3, Sz 85 [1927]
String Quartet no. 4, Sz 91 [1928]
String Quartet no. 5, Sz 102 [1934]
JUILLIARD STRING QUARTET:
Robert Mann, violin
Robert Koff, violin
Raphael Hillyer, viola
Arthur Winograd, cello

Recorded 1949, Published 2002

Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Sunday, February 21, 2016

Reposted: String Quartets from Wolf - Blacher - Hartmann

Hugo Wolf (1860-1903): 
String Quartet in D minor, Intermezzo in E flat major, Italian Serenade in G major
Auryn Quartett
Recording 1998, Total 64:30
Re-Posted in the KAMMERMUSIKKAMMER



Boris Blacher (1903-1975): 
String Quartets No 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 5
Petersen Quartett
Recording 1993, Total 60:01
Re-Posted in the KAMMERMUSIKKAMMER



Karl Amadeus Hartmann (1905-1963): 
String Quartets No 1 + 2
Pellegrini-Quartett
Recording 1992/93, Total 50:26
Re-Posted in the KAMMERMUSIKKAMMER

Monday, February 8, 2016

Reposted: Bach for violin

Johann Sebastian Bach:

Sonatas and Partitas for Solo Violin (BWV 1001-1006)
Henryk Szeryng, Violin
Recorded 1967
2 CDs 61:40 + 68:11
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Complete Violin Sonatas (BWV 1014-1023)
ARTHUR GRUMIAUX, violin
CHRISTIANE JACCOTTET, harpsichord
PHILIPPE MERMOUD, cello
Recorded 1978/80
2 CDs 68:30 + 60:41
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Friday, January 22, 2016

Reposted: La Venexiana sing de Wert, Marenzio, D'India

GIACHES DE WERT (1535-1596):
La Gerusalemme Liberata (Torquato Tasso)
Il Pastor Fido (Battista Guarini)
[58:33] Recorded 2002
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

LUCA MARENZIO (c. 1553-1599):
Nono Libro dei Madrigali
[62:35] Recorded 1999 Published 2008
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

SIGISMONDO D'INDIA (c.1582-c.1629):
Primo Libro de Madrigali
[49:11] Recorded 2000
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

La Venexiana
Claudio Cavina, director

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Reposted: Kavina/Theremin - Brecht/Kinski - Berio/Berberian - Tudor/Cage

Lydia Kavina: Music from the Ether 
ORIGINAL WORKS FOR THEREMIN
Lydia Kavina, theremin
Joshua Pierce, piano
Elizabeth Parcells, soprano

Recordings: May/June 1997
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Bertolt Brecht: Songs and Ballads
Klaus Kinski, vocal
Ingo Insterburg, guitar

9. April 1959 Live, Vienna Townhall
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Luciano Berio (1925-2003): Recital I for Cathy (1971), Folk Songs (1964), 3 Songs by Kurt Weil
Cathy Berberian (1925-1983), mezzo-soprano
London Sinfonietta - Luciano Berio, conductor
Juilliard Ensemble - Luciano Berio, conductor

Recorded 1958 resp. 1972
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

David Tudor - Music for Piano (ed. RZ) (2 CDs)
Compositions by John Cage, Christian Wolff, Sylvano Bussotti, Morton Feldman.
David Tudor, piano
Recorded 1956 - 1967
Published 2007
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Sunday, December 20, 2015

Reposted: In Honor of Rudolf Kolisch (6 CDs)

In Honor of Rudolf Kolisch (1896-1978)

Schoenberg: String Quartet No 1, op. 7 (Kolisch Quartet, recorded 1936)
Schoenberg: String Quartet No 2, op. 10 (Kolisch Quartet + Clemence Gifford, 1936)
Schoenberg: String Quartet No 3, op. 30 (Kolisch Quartet, 1936)
Schoenberg: String Quartet No 4, op. 37 (Kolisch Quartet, 1937)
Schoenberg: String Quartet No 3, op. 30 (Pro Arte Quartet University of Wisconsin, 1950)
Berg: Lyric Suite (Pro Arte Quartet University of Wisconsin, 1950)
Schoenberg: Concerto for violin and orchestra, op. 36 (Rudolf Kolisch, Wisconsin Festival Orchestra, cond. Rene Leibowitz, 1967)
Bartok: Sonata for solo violin (Rudolf Kolisch, 1966)
Bartok: String Quartet No 5 (Pro Arte Quartet University of Wisconsin, 1945)
Schoenberg: Fantasie, Op. 47 (Rudolf Kolisch, Gunnar Johansen, 1966)
Schoenberg: String Quartet in D Major (1897) (Pro Arte Quartet of the University of Wisconsin, 1952)
Webern: Five Movements for string quartet, op. 5 (Pro Arte Quartet of the University of Wisconsin, 1950)
Webern: Six Bagatelles for string quartet, op. 9 (Pro Arte Quartet of the University of Wisconsin, 1950)
Schubert: Octet in F major, op. 166 (Kolisch Quartet, 1940)

Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Sunday, December 13, 2015

Reposted: Gabriel Fauré - Chamber Music (5 CDs)

Gabriel Fauré: Chamber Music:

Piano Quintet in D minor Op. 89 (1906)
Piano Quintet in C minor Op. 115 (1921)
Piano Quartet in C minor Op. 15 (1879)
Piano Quartet in G minor Op. 45 (1886)
La Bonne Chanson, Op. 61, (text Paul Verlaine) (1898)
Piano Trio in D minor Op 120 (1923)
Cello Sonata No. 1 in D minor Op. 109 (1918)
Cello Sonata No. 2 in G minor Op. 117 (1921)
String Quartet in E minor Op. 121 (1924)
Élégie, for Cello and Piano, Op. 24 (1883)
Violin Sonata No. 1 in A major Op. 13 (1876)
Violin Sonata No. 2 in E minor Op. 108 (1917)

VA, 5 CDs, Recorded 1975-1990
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Reposted: Antonín Dvoráks complete string quartets (10 CD box)

Antonín Dvorák: String Quartets (Complete)

A 10 CDs Box

STAMITZ QUARTET:
Bohuslav Matousek, violin I
Josef Kekula, violin II
Jan Peruska, viola
Vladimir Peixner, cello


Recorded 1987-1993

Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Sunday, November 15, 2015

Re-Posted: Franz Schubert & Gioachino Rossini

Franz Schubert: The Complete Works for Violin and Piano
Jaime Laredo, violin
Stephanie Brown, piano

Recorded 1989
2 CDs, 53:54 + 65:57
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Gioachino Rossini: String Sonates
Gaetano Donizetti: Larghetto, tema e variazioni
Haydn Philharmonia Soloists, Ezio Rojatti
Simone Baroncini, horn
Massimo Belli, violin
Victoria Terekiev, piano
Recorded 1991
2 CDs, 58:32 + 62:48
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Friday, October 30, 2015

Reposted: The Well-Tempered Clavier (Edwin Fischer)

Johann Sebastian Bach: THE WELL-TEMPERED CLAVIER
48 Preludes and Fugues BWV 846-893
Historic Complete Recording
EDWIN FISCHER, piano,
recorded in 1933-36

3 CDs FLAC+CUE+LOG [233:54] 9 parts 772 MB

Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Another notification of new P.L.C.M. blogs



I proudly present another nine new blogs in my list of "Public Lossless Classical Music Blogs".

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The opera, the opera - we all like the opera


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A huge collection, all rips in FLAC and MP3


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Delivers music from all genres (Blues, Classical, Country, Electronic, ...)


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operas and other vocal music


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Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Reposted: Glogau - Tromboncino - Goudimel - Sweelinck

The Glogau Song Book
Ensemble Dulce Melos
Recorded 2010 TT [78:17]
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Bartolomeo Tromboncino (ca.1470-ca.1535): Dulces Exuviæ
Frottole su testi latini e giochi letterari
Ensemble Les Nations, strumenti d'epoca
Recorded 1999 TT [60:58]
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Claude GOUDIMEL (1520-1572) / Jan Pieterszoon SWEELINCK (1562-1621): Pseaumes de David
mis en rime françoise par Clément Marot et Théodore de Bèze
Ensemble Claude Goudimel
Recorded 1996 TT [53:47]
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Friday, September 18, 2015

Reposted: Dmitri Shostakovich: String Quartets (Complete)

Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975):
String Quartets complete


Rubio Quartet
Dirk van de Velde, violin I
Dirk van den Hauwe, violin II
Marc Sonnaert, viola
Peter Devos, cello


Recorded 2002

CD 1 FLAC+CUE+LOG, 4 parts, 364 MB, TT 77'05
CD 2 FLAC+CUE+LOG, 4 parts, 323 MB, TT 71'38
CD 3 FLAC+CUE+LOG, 4 parts, 356 MB, TT 76'15
CD 4 FLAC+CUE+LOG, 4 parts, 357 MB, TT 75'18
CD 5 FLAC+CUE+LOG, 4 parts, 342 MB, TT 78'00

Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Monday, September 7, 2015

Reposted: Schönberg, Berg, Webern

Anton Webern: Drei kleine Stücke op. 11, Quartett op. 22
Arnold Schönberg: Ode to Napoleon Buonaparte op. 41, Suite op. 29
ensemble KONTRASTE (Hermann Beyer)
TT 55:52, Recorded 2001
Reposted in the KAMMERMUSIKKAMMER

Anton Webern: Im Sommerwind (Idylle für großes Orchester), Passacaglia op. 1, Orchestral Pieces opp. 6 + 10, Symphony op. 21, Concerto op. 24, Variations op. 30
Staatskapelle Dresden, Giuseppe Sinopoli
TT 64:13, Recorded 1996
Reposted in the KAMMERMUSIKKAMMER

Anton Webern: Quintet for strings and piano, Four Pieces for violin and piano, Cello sonata M.202, Three little pieces for cello and piano
Alban Berg: Nine short pieces for quartet, sextet or violin and piano
Arditti String Quartet, Stefan Litwin, piano, Thomas Kakuska, viola
TT 40:21, Recorded 1994
Reposted in the KAMMERMUSIKKAMMER

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Reposted: Braunfels, Busch, Martinu, Milhaud, Hindemith

Two Roads to Exile
Adolf Busch (1891-1952): String Sextet
Walter Braunfels (1882-1954): String Quintet
ARC Ensemble
Recorded 2009, TT 66:02
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Paris, Spring of 1932
Bohuslav Martinu (1890-1959): Two Dances for piano, from the ballet Spalicek
Sonata no. 2 for violin and piano
Ritournelles - Six Pieces for piano
Sonata for two violins and piano
Two Songs
Serenade no. 2 for two violins and viola
String Sextet
Kocian Quartet, Prazak Quartet members, Daniel Wiesner, Boris Krajny
Recorded 1997, TT 77:33
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Suite for clarinet, violin and piano etc.
Darius Milhaud (1892-1974): Suite, Op. 157b, for clarinet, violin and piano
Scaramouche, Op. 165d
Violin Sonata No. 2, Op. 40
Clarinet Sonatina, Op. 100
Cinéma-Fantaisie d'après Le Boeuf sur le toit, Op. 58b
Jean-Marc Fessard, Frédéric Pélassy, Eliane Reyes
Recorded 2008, TT 67:57
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Oktett, Septett, Heckelphon-Trio op 47
Paul Hindemith (1895-1963): Octet for clarinet, bassoon, horn, two violas, cello and double-bass
Septet for flute, oboe, clarinet, bass-clarinet, bassoon, horn and trumpet
Trio op. 47 (1928) for piano, viola and heckelphon
Members of Quartetto Stauffer & Quintetto Arnold & others
Recorded 1995, TT: 54:39
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Reposted: Ferruccio Busoni

Ferruccio Busoni: Klangdebüts
Sonata for piano and violin No 2 e minor op. 36a
Goethe songs for bariton and piano BV 278/281
Berceuse for piano BV 252
Etude for piano a minor op. 16 no 2
Concertino for clarinet and small orchestra op. 48
Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Graz
Registered 2003, [58:00]
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Ferruccio Busoni: Music for Two Pianos
Fantasia Contrappuntistica (1922)
Improvisation on the Bach Chorale 'Wie wohl ist mir, o Freund der Seele'
Fantasie für eine Orgelwalze (Mozart/Busoni)
Duettino Concertante nach Mozart
Allan Schiller and John Humphreys, Pianos
Registered 2003, [58:04]
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Reposted: Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev, Shostakovich

Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra Op.33
String Sextet in D minor, Op.70 'Souvenir de Florence'

Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
Genrikh Talalyan, viola
The Borodin Quartet
The Leningrad Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra, Conductor G. Rozhdestvensky

Recorded 1963 resp. 1965 [53:19]
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Prokofiev: String Quartet No. 1 in B Minor, Op. 50
String Quartet No. 2 in F Major, Op. 92
Sonata in C Major for Cello and Piano, Op.119

Aurora String Quartet
Michael Grebanier, Cello
Janet Guggenheim, Piano

Recorded 1994 [68:36]
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Shostakovich: 24 Preludes and Fugues, Op. 87
Konstantin Scherbakov, piano
Recorded 1999 2 CDs [141:50]
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Reposted: Piano Quartets by Mendelssohn, Juon, Marx

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy: Piano Quartets
Piano Quartet No 1 c minor op 1
Piano Quartet No 2 f minor op 2
Piano Quartet No 3 h minor op 3
Nocturno for winds in c major
Quintet for 2 violins, 2 violas and violoncello a major op 18
Concert piece for clarinet, basset horn and piano No 1 op 113
Concert piece for clarinet, basset horn and piano No 2 op 114
Trio Bell'Arte, Ulrich Koch (viola), Gerhard Starke (clarinet), Albrecht Weigler (basset horn), Martin Gallig (piano), Detmolder Bläser, Bamberger Streichquartett
Recorded 1972/73, Published 1994
2 CDs [70:25] 313 MB + [71:46] 340 MB
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Paul Juon (1872-1940): Piano Quartets
Piano Quartet »Rhapsody« op. 37
Piano Quartet op. 50
Oliver Triendl, Piano - Daniel Gaede, Violin - Hariolf Schlichtig, Viola - Peter Bruns, Violoncello
Recorded 2008 [62:09] 276 MB
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Joseph Marx (1882-1964): The Works for Piano Quartet
Rhapsody in A major
Scherzo in D minor
Ballad in A Minor
Oliver Triendl, Piano - Daniel Gaede, Violin - Hariolf Schlichtig, Viola - Peter Bruns, Violoncello
Recorded 2009 [62:26] 279 MB
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Reposted: Biagio Marini - Johann David Heinichen - Luigi Boccherini

Biagio Marini (c. 1587-1663):
Affetti musicali, Op. 1
Il Viaggio Musicale
Recorded 1999 [64:44] 287 MB
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Johann David Heinichen (1683-1729)
Concertos and Sonatas
Epoca Barocca
Recorded 2003 [59:42] 287 MB
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Luigi Boccherini (1743-1805)
Quintette für Gitarre und Streicher
Pepe Romero, Gitarre
Academy of St Martin in the Fields' Chamber Ensemble
Iona Brown / Malcolm Latchem, Violine
Stephen Shingles, Viola
Denis Vigay, Violoncello
Tristan Fry, Sistrum und Kastagnetten

Recorded 1979/1980/1981 [77:46] 361 MB
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer



Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Reposted: Paul Hindemith - Complete String Quartets

Paul Hindemith (1895-1963): Complete String Quartets
String Quartet No. 1 in C major op, 2 (1915)
String Quartet No. 2 in F minor op. 10 (1918)
String Quartet No. 3 in C major op. 16 (1920)
String Quartet No. 4 op. 22 (1921)
String Quartet No. 5 op. 32 (1923)
String Quartet No. 6 in E flat major (1943)
String Quartet No. 7 in E flat major (1945)
THE DANISH QUARTET:
Tim Frederiksen, 1 st Violin Arne Balk-Møller, 2 nd Violin
Gert-Inge Andersson, Viola Henrik Brendstrup, Violoncello

Recording 1995/96
3 CDs 72:12 + 57:45 + 63:38
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Monday, May 25, 2015

Reposted: Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)

Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992):

Quartet for the end of time (1940/41)
Thema and Variations for violin and piano

Yvonne Loriod - piano
Christoph Poppen - violin
Manuel Fischer-Dieskau - cello
Wolfgang Meyer, clarinet

Recorded 1990, [58:57]
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Catalogue d'oiseaux (1956-1958)
Petites esquisses d'oiseaux (1985)

Håkon Austbø, Piano
Recorded 1996, 3 CDs [167:37]
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Vingt Regards sur L'enfant Jésus
Yvonne Loriod, piano
Recorded 1973, 2 CDs [119:58]
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Reposted: Franz Schmidt: Piano and Clarinet Quintets

Franz Schmidt (1874-1939): Piano Quintets for the Left Hand
Quintet No. 1 G major (1926) for piano (left hand), 2 violins, viola and violoncello
Quintet No. 2 B major (1932) for piano (left hand), clarinet, violin, viola, violoncello
Rainer Keuschnig, Ernst Ottensamer, Josef Hell, Peter Wächter, Peter Pecha, Gerhard Iberer, Leonhard Wallisch
Recorded 1991 resp. 1986, Total Time 78:03
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Franz Schmidt: Clarinet Quintet in A major
Aládár Jánoska, Clarinet - Stanislav Mucha, Violin - Alexander Lakatos, Viola - Ján Slávik, Cello - Daniela Ruso, Piano
Recorded 1990, Total Time 60:07
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Franz Schmidt: Clarinet Quintet in B Flat Major
Clarinet Quintet in B Flat Major
Kleine Fantasiestücke
Romance for Piano
Toccata for Piano (1938)
Aládár Jánoska, Clarinet - Frantisek Török, Violin - Alexander Lakatos, Viola - Ján Slávik, Cello - Daniela Ruso, Piano
Recorded 1990/1991, Total Time 50:15
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Reposted: Brahms and a hommage à Joachim

FREI ABER EINSAM Vol. 4: HOMMAGE À JOACHIM
Albert Dietrich/Robert Schumann/Johannes Brahms: Sonata F.A.E.
Joseph Joachim: Pieces opp. 2 + 5
Florin Paul, Violin - Birgitta Wollenweber, piano
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Johannes Brahms: Complete Variations for piano
Variations opp. 9, 21 (Nr 1+2), 24, 35 (Book I+II)
Wolfram Schmitt-Leonardy, piano
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Johannes Brahms: The Complete Quintets
Piano Quintet in F minor op. 34
String Quintet in F major op. 88
String Quintet in G major op. 111
Clarinet Quintet in B minor op. 115
Berlin Philharmonic Octet, Werner Haas (piano), Herbert Stähr (clarinet)
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Monday, March 23, 2015

Reposted: Songs by Tom Lehrer & other Musical Jokes

Musikalische Scherze (Musical Jokes) by
W.A. Mozart, Joseph Haydn, Wolfgang Schröder, Siegfried Ochs, K.H. Pillney, Franz Reizenstein
Various Artists
[73:39] Recorded 1989-2001, Published 2006
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Songs and More Songs by Tom Lehrer
Tom Lehrer: his lyrics, his music, his so-called voice, and his piano
[63:43] Recorded 1953, 1959, 1960; Published 1997
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

That was the year thas was (TW3 Songs and Other Songs of the year)
Tom Lehrer
[37:10] Recorded 1965; Published ?
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Read more on Tom Lehrer from my post on Meeting in Musik

Monday, March 16, 2015

Reposted: Masses by Biber, Ockeghem, Desprez, Taverner

Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber (1644-1704): Missa Salisburgensis. Mass and Motet in C major in 53 parts
Musica Antiqua Köln, Reinhard Goebel,
Gabrieli Consort and Players, Paul Mccreesh

Recorded 1997 [71:50] 304 MB
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Johannes Ockeghem (c.1420-1497): Requiem
Ensemble Organum, Marcel Pérès
Recorded 1992 [54:46] 242 MB
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Josquin des Prés (c.1440-1521): Missa Pange lingua - Missa La sol fa re mi - Missa L'homme armé super voces musicales - Missa L'homme armé sexti toni
The Tallis Scholars, dir. Peter Phillips
Recorded 1986-94, Published 2006
2 CDs [120:29] 635 MB
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

John Taverner (c.1490-1545): Missa Gloria tibi Trinitas
The Sixteen, conduct. Harry Christophers
Recorded 1984, Published 2000 - [45:03] 211 MB
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Friday, February 27, 2015

Reposted: Carmina Burana, Guillaume Dufay, Clément Janequin, Klosterneuburg Lute Book

«Nach der Züffer undt Buechstaben»
The Klosterneuburg Lute Book

Hubert Hoffmann, lute
1 CD 54:20, 2007
Reposted in der Kammermusikkammer

Carmina Burana
The Benediktbeuren Manuscript c. 1300

Studio der frühen Musik
2 CDs 53:19 + 46:35, 1964/67, Published 2007
Reposted in der Kammermusikkammer

Guillaume Dufay (c.1400-1474): Chansons
Ensemble Unicorn (dir. Michael Posch)
1 CD 62:37, 1996
Reposted in der Kammermusikkammer

Clément Janequin (v.1485-1558): La Chasse, et autres chansons
Ensemble Clément Janequin (dir. Dominique Visse)
1 CD 63:54, 1987, Published 2005
Reposted in der Kammermusikkammer

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Reposted: Artur Schnabel: String Quartets, Sonata for Cello, Sonata for Violin, Pieces for Chorus and Orchestra

Artur Schnabel (1882-1951):
String Quartet No. 1 (1918)
The Whitman Quartet (Michael Schih, Patty Sun Woo, Daniel Paneer, Kristina Cooper)
String Quartet No. 4 (1924)
A New York City Freelance Quartet (Curtis Macomber, Joanna Maurer, Masumi Rostad, Fred Sherry)
Sonata for Cello (1931)
Joel Krosnick
Recorded 1998/2000, Published 2004
2 CDs 50:28 + 67:57
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Artur Schnabel (1882-1951):
Dance and Secret & Joy and Peace (Two Pieces for Chorus and Orchestra)
The Gregg Smith Singers
Gregg Smith, Artistic Director
A New York City Free-Lance Orchestra
Conducted By Paul Zukofsky

Recorded February, 1993
Sonata for Solo Violin
Paul Zukofsky, Violin
Recorded June 13 + 21, 1983
Total Time 71:27
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Reposted: Songs from Rachmaninov, Shostakovich, Alma Mahler, Blacher, Britten

Rachmaninov / Shostakovich: Songs
Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975): Spanish Songs Op. 100 from folk melodies and texts (1956)
Five Romances on poems by Yevgheny Dolmatovsky, Op. 98 (1954)
Sergei Rachmaninov (1873-1943): Songs from Opp. 4, 8, 14, 21, 26
Iris Oja, mezzo-soprano
Roger Vignoles, piano

[57'53] Recorded 2008
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Alma Mahler-Werfel: Complete Songs
Alma Mahler-Werfel (1879-1964): Fünf Lieder
Vier Lieder
Fünf Gesänge
Alexander Zemlinsky (1871-1942): Songs op 7
Ruth Ziesak, Soprano
Iris Vermillion, Mezzo-soprano
Christian Elsner, Tenor
Cord Garben, Piano

[59:17] Recorded 1996
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Boris Blacher: Die Lieder
Boris Blacher (1903-1975): Drei Chansons aus Shakespeares Romeo und Julia
Ungereimtes nach Kinderreimen
Vier Lieder nach Friedrich Wolf
Nebel nach Carl Sandburg
Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird (Wallace Stevens)
Fünf Sinnsprüche Omars des Zeltmachers (Friedrich Rosen)
Drei Psalmen
Aprèslude (Gottfried Benn)
Francesca da Rimini
Jazz-Koloraturen
Markus Köhler, Bariton
Cornelia Wosnitza, Sopran
Katharina Richter, Koloratursopran
Horst Göbel, Klavier

[56:29] Recorded 1994/95
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Britten: Songs and Proverbs of William Blake ...
Benjamin Britten (1913-1976): Songs and Proverbs of William Blake, Op. 74
Tit or Tat, after poems by Walter de la Mare
Folk-songs of the British Isles
Roderick Williams, Baritone
Iain Burnside, Piano

[60:45] Recorded 2011
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Friday, December 19, 2014

Reposted: Romantic Trios (Eberl, Volkmann, Raff)

Anton Eberl: Quintets opp. 41 + 48, Grand Trio op. 36
Anton Eberl (1765-1807): Grand Quintetto op. 41 in G minor for Piano, Clarinet, two Violas & Violoncello
Grand Trio op. 36 in E flat major for Piano, Clarinet & Violoncello
Quintuor brillant op. 48 in C major for Piano, Oboe, Violin, Viola & Violoncello
Consortium Classicum
Recorded 2005, Published 2007
Time Total 77:38
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Robert Volkmann: Piano Trios opp. 3 + 5
Robert Volkmann (1815-1883): Piano Trio op. 3 in F major
Piano Trio op. 5 in B flat minor
Beethoven Trio Ravensburg: Inge-Susann Römhild, Piano - Ulrich Gröner, Violin - Susanne Eychmüller, Violoncello
Recorded 1992, Published 1994
Time Total 53:28
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Joachim Raff: Piano Trios Nr. 1 - 4
Joachim Raff (1822-1883):
Vol 1: Piano Trio No 1 op.102 in C minor (1861)
Piano Trio No 4 op.158 in D major (1870)
Vol 2: Piano Trio No 2 op.112 in G major (1863)
Grand Piano Trio No 3 op.155 in A minor (1870)
Trio Opus 8: Eckhard Fischer, Violin - Mario de Secondi, Violoncello - Michael Hauber, Piano
Recorded 1999, Published 2001
2 CDs, Time Total 61:12 + 64:42
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Sunday, December 7, 2014

Reposted: Cello sonatas from Chopin, Fuchs, Kodaly, and others

Chopin: The Complete Chamber Music
Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849): Polonaise brillante for Piano and Violoncello in C major Op. 3
Trio for Piano, Violin and Violoncello in G minor. Op. 8Grand Duo concertant for Piano and Violoncello on themes from
"Robert le Diable" by Meyerbeer
Sonata for Piano and Violoncello in G minor. Op. 65
Variations on a Theme by Rossini for Flute and Piano in E major, op.posth.
Jess Trio (Vienna): Johannes Jess-Kropfitsch - piano
Elisabeth Jess-Kropfitsch - violin
Stefan Jess-Kropfitsch - violoncello

Recorded 2004
TT: 77:38
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Robert Fuchs: Sonatas for Cello and Piano
Robert Fuchs (1847-1927): Cello Sonata No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 29
Cello Sonata No. 2 in E Flat Minor, Op. 83
Phantasiestücke, Op. 78
Mark Drobinsky, Cello
Daniel Blumenthal, Piano

Recorded 1992
TT: 72:31
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

The 12 Cellists Of The Berlin Philharmonic
David Funck (1629-1690): Suite in D major
Julius Klengel (1859-1933): Hymnus for 12 violoncellos op. 57
Boris Blacher (1903-1973): Blues - Espagnola - Rumba Philharmonica for 12 solo violoncellos
Jean Françaix (1912-1997): Aubade for 12 solo violoncellos
The 12 Cellists Of The Berlin Philharmonic
Recorded 1976 Published 2004
TT: 47:41
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Kodály - Music for Cello, Vol. 2
Zoltán Kodály (1882-1967): Prelude and Fugue for Cello and Piano (Bach, tr. Kodály)
Sonatina for Cello and Piano
Adagio for Cello and Piano
Capriccio for Solo Cello
Hungarian Rondo for Cello and Piano
Duo, Op. 7, for Violin and Cello
Maria Kliegel, Cello
William Preucil, Violin
Jenö Jandó, Piano

Recorded 1996
TT: 73:41
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Monday, November 24, 2014

Reposted: Kreutzer, Berwald, Onslow, Weber, Reinecke: Octets, Septets, Sextets

Berliner Oktett: Conradin Kreutzer / Franz Berwald
Conradin Kreutzer (1780-1849): Septet in E f1at major for clarinet, horn, bassoon, violin, alto, violoncello and double-bass
Franz Berwald (1796-1868): Septet in B flat major for clarinet, horn, bassoon, violin, alto, violoncello and double-bass
Berliner Oktett
Recorded 1979, Re-Published 2003
Total Time 57:06
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Onslow: Grand Sextuor / Grand Septuor
Georges Onslow (1784-1853): Grand Sextuor Op.77bis (alias 77a) (1848) for piano, flute, clarinette, bassoon, horn and double bass
Grand Septuor Op.79 (1849) for piano, flute, oboe, clarinette, horn, bassoon and double bass
Nielsen Quintet,
Marc Marder, double bass
Jean Hubeau, piano

Recorded 1991, Published 2003
Total Time 70:01
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Weber: Clarinet Quintet, Op. 34
Carl Maria von Weber (1786-1826): Clarinet Quintet in B Flat Major, Op. 34 (J. 182)
Introduction, Theme and Variations for Clarinet and String Quartet, Op. posth.
Grand Duo Concertant in E Flat Major for Clarinet and Piano, Op. 48 (J. 204)
Seven Variations on a Theme from Silvana for Clarinet and Piano in B Flat Major, Op. 33 (J. 128)
Kálmán Berkes, Clarinet
Jenö Jandó, Piano
Auer Quartet

Recorded 1994.
Total Time 67:18
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Reinecke: From the Cradle to the Grave
Carl Reinecke (1824-1910): Wind Octet in B flat majaor, Op. 216 (c. 1892)
From the Cradle to the Grave Op. 202 (1888) (arranged for flute and piano by Ernesto Köhler)
Wind Sextet in B flat major, Op. 271 (c. 1905)
Members of the Boston Symphony Orchestra
Recorded 1992, Re-Published 2008
Total Time 67:52
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Reposted: Schobert - Schubert - Schumann

Johann Schobert (1740?-1767): Quatuors, Trios, Sonates
Quatuor en fa mineur, op.VII n"2 pour pianoforte, deux violons et violoncelle
Trio en Si bémol majeur, op.XVI n"1 pour pianoforte, violon et violoncelle
Sonate en ré mineur, op.XIV n"4 pour pianoforte et violons
Sonate en La majeur, op.XIV n"5 pour pianoforte et violon
Trio en Fa majeur, op.XVI n"4 pour pianoforte, violon et violoncelle
Quatuor en Mi bémol majeur, op.XIV n"1 pour pianoforte, deux violons et violoncelle
Ensemble 415:
Luciano Sgrizzi, Pianoforte
Chiara Banchini, Violon I
Véronique Méjean, Violon II
Philipp Bosbach, Violoncelle

Recorded 1989, Published 2006
Total Time 76:00
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Franz Schubert (1797-1828): German Mass, Choral Works (Karl Forster)
German Mass with Epilogue "The Lord's Prayer", D.872 for mixed chorus, wind instruments and organ
Song of the Spirits over the Waters, D.714 for eight-part men's chorus and strings
The Lord is my shepherd (Psalm 23), D.706 for women's chorus and piano
The Gondolier, D.809 for men's chorus and piano
Gently hesitating (Serenade), D.921 for contralto solo and women's chorus with piano
Night Song in the Forest, D.913 for men's chorus and four horns
Chorus St.Hedwigs-Kathedrale Berlin
Berliner Symphoniker / Berliner Philharmoniker
Felix Schröder, piano
Conducted by Karl Forster

Recorded 1956/59, Published 1988
Total Time 63:59
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Robert Schumann (1810-1856): The Pilgrimage of the Rose
RIAS-Kammerchor, directed by Marcus Creed
Christiane Oelze, soprano

Link to the Libretto
Recorded 1998, Published 2005
Total Time 62:27
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Clara Schumann (1819-1896): Piano Concerto, Piano Trio
Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 7
Piano Trio in G minor, Op. 17
Francesco Nicolosi, piano
Rodolfo Bonucci, Violin
Andrea Noferini, Cello
Alma Mahler Sinfonietta, dir. Stefania Rinaldi

Recorded 2004, Published 2005
Total Time 53:54
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Friday, October 31, 2014

Reposted: Wolkenstein, de la Rue, Byrd, Gabrieli

Oswald von Wolkenstein (1377-1445) and his Italian contempories
Les Menestrels (Viennese ensemble for early music)
Recorded on the occasion of the Landshuter Hofmusiktage 1998, under the motto "German-Italian Relations in Music".
Total Time: 67:04
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Pierre de la Rue (c. 1460-1518):
The Complete Magnificats - Three Salve Reginas

VivaVoce
Peter Schubert, Artistic Director

Recorded 2005/2006, Published 2007
2 CDs 61:53 + 58:00
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

William Byrd (1539/40-1623):
Gradualia (The Marian Masses)

The William Byrd Choir,
Gavin Turner, director

Recorded 1990, re-published 2002
Total Time: 79:39
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Giovanni Gabrieli (c. 1553/6-1612):
Canzoni et Sonate Vol I (Music for brass)
London Symphony Orchestra Brass
Eric Crees

Recorded 1996
Total Time: 52:27
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Friday, October 24, 2014

Reposted: C. Ives: String Quartets, Violin Sonatas, Piano Sonata, Marine Band

Charles Ives: String Quartet No. 1 (From the Salvation Army)
String Quartet No. 2

Blair String Quartet: Christian Teal - violin, Cornelia Heard - violin, John Kochanowski - viola, Felix Wang - cello
Recorded 2004
Time Total: 50:19
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Charles Ives: Sonatas for Violin and Piano Nos. 1 - 4
Curt Thompson - violin, Rodney Waters - piano
Recorded 1998
Time Total: 76:47
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Charles Ives: Variations on 'America'
"The President's Own" United States Marine Band
Colonel Timothy W. Foley, Director

Recorded 2003
Time Total: 73:22
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Charles Ives: Sonata No. 2 for Piano, 'Concord, Mass.: 1840-60'
plus: Varied Air and Variations, The Celestial Railroad, Transcriptions form 'Emerson' No. 1
Steven Mayer, piano
Recorded 2002
Time Total: 72:35
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Reposted: J. Haydn & J. S. Bach: String Quartets

Joseph Haydn: The Seven Last Words of our Savior on the Cross op. 51 (Hob.III: 50 - 56)
Version for String Quartet

Emerson String Quartet: Eugene Drucker, violin
Philip Setzer, violin
Lawrence Dutton, viola (alto)
David Finckel, cello

Recorded 2002, Published 2004
Total Time 69:03
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Johann Sebastian Bach: The Art of the Fugue BWV 1080
Juilliard String Quartet: Robert Mann, Violin
Joel Smirnoff, Violin
Samuel Rhodes, Viola
Joel Krosnick, Cello

Recorded 1987, Published 1992
2 CDs, 44:13 + 45:40
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Joseph Haydn: String Quartets op. 33 ("Russian Quartets"):
No 1 in B minor
No 2 in E flat major "The joke"
No 3 in C minor "The bird"
No 4 in B flat major
No 5 in G major "How do you do?"
No 6 in D major
Kodály Quartet
Recorded 1993, Published 1994
2 CDs, 54:41 + 53:38
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Reposted: Shostakovich - Scriabin - Tchaikovsky

Shostakovich: Cello Sonata / Violin Sonata
Dmitry Shostakovich: Sonata for Cello and Piano op 40
Dmitry Yablonsky - cello, Ekaterina Saranceva - piano
Dmitry Shostakovich: Sonata for Violin and Piano op 134
Maxim Fedotov - violin, Galina Petrova - piano
Dmitry Shostakovich: Romance and Nocturne for cello and orchestra from "The Gadfly"
Russian Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitry Yablonsky - cello
Recorded 2004, Time Total 47:03
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Scriabin: The Piano Sonatas
Alexander Scriabin: Piano Sonatas No.1 in F minor op.6,
No.2 in G sharp minor op.19, No.3 in F sharp minor op.23,
No.4 in F sharp major op.30, No.5 op.53, No.6 op.62,
No.7 op.64 "White Mass", No.8 op.66, No.9 op.68 "Black Mass", No.10 op.70.
Quatre Morceaux op.51 + op. 56, Deux Danses op.73, Deux Poèmes op.32
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
Recorded 1972-84
2 CDs, 76:43 + 75:28
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Tchaikovsky: String Quartets (2 Volumes)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: String Quartet No 1 in D major, op. 11
String Quartet No 2 in F major, op. 22
String Quartet No 3 in E flat minor, op. 30
String Quartet in B flat major (1865)
Four movements for string quartet
New Haydn Quartet, Budapest: János Horváth, Violin I, Péter Sárosi, Violin II, György Porzsolt, Viola, Gábor Magyar, Cello
Recorded 1995
2 CDs, 66:35 + 55:12
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Saturday, September 6, 2014

Reposted: Bruckner, Mahler, Strauss, Reger, Hindemith

Bruckner: String Quintet
Anton Bruckner (1824-1896): String Quintet in F major (1878/79)
Intermezzo in D minor (1879, Alternate movement)
Melos Quartett: Wilhelm Melcher, violon - Gerhard Voss, violon - Hermann Voss, alto - Peter Buck, violoncello
Enrique Santiage, alto

Recorded 1992, Published 2003
Time Total: 53:37
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Mahler: The song of the Earth - Schoenberg/Riehn Version
Gustav Mahler (1860-1911): The Song of the Earth (1908/09)
Transcription for chamber orchester by Arnold Schoenberg and Rainer Riehn (1983)
Birgit Remmert, alto
Hans Peter Bochwitz, tenor
Ensemble Musique Oblique, dir. Philippe Herreweghe

Recorded 1993, Published 2006
Time Total: 62:40
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Strauss / Hindemith: Metamorphoses
Paul Hindemith (1895-1963): Symphonic Metamorphoses on Themes of Weber
Richard Strauss (1864-1949): Metamorphoses
Staatskapelle Dresden, Otmar Suitner
Recorded 1966/69, Published 2001
Time Total: 45:19
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Reger: Complete String Quartets
Max Reger (1873-1916): Quartet in D minor (1888/89)
Quartet op. 54 No. 1 in G minor
Quartet op. 54 No. 2 in A major
Quartet op. 74 in D minor
Quartet op. 109 in E flat major
Quartet op. 121 in F sharp minor
Berner Streichquartett: Alexander van Wijnkoop, Violin - Christine Ragaz, Violin - Henrik Crafoord, Viola - Angela Schwartz, Violoncello
Recording 1992/94
3 CDs, 73:32 + 53:15 + 74:17
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

Sunday, August 31, 2014

Reposted: Spohr: Double Quartets, Piano Trios

Louis Spohr: Double Quartets
Double Quartet No 1 in D minor Op 65
Double Quartet No 2 in E flat major Op 77
Double Quartet No 3 in E minor Op 87
Double Quartet No 4 in G minor Op 136
The Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields Chamber Ensemble
Recorded 1984, Published 1998
2 CDs, 48:23 + 60:52
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Louis Spohr: Complete Piano Trios
Piano Trio No. 1 in E minor op. 119
Piano Trio No. 2 in F major op. 123
Piano Trio No. 3 in A minor op. 124
Piano Trio No. 4 in B major op. 133
Piano Trio No. 5 in G minor op. 142
Beethoven Trio Ravensburg: Inge-Susann Römhild - piano, Ulrich Gröner - violin, Susanne Eychmüller, violoncello
Recorded 1993/94
3 CDs, 73:15 + 63:07 + 31:09
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Saturday, August 23, 2014

Reposted: Beethoven: Quintet for Winds, Cello Sonatas, String Trios, Piano Quartets

Mozart / Beethoven: Quintets for Piano and Winds
Mozart: Quintet in E-flat major for Piano and Winds, K. 452
Beethoven: Quintet in E-flat major for Piano and Winds, op. 16
Rudolf Serkin, piano - John de Lancie, oboe - Anthony Gigliotti, clarinet - Sol Schoenbach, bassoon - Mason Jones, French horn
Recorded 1953, Published 2004
Time Total 51:47
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The Music for Cello and Piano
Beethoven: Sonatas for Piano and Violoncello: in F major op. 5 No. 1, in G minor op. 5 No. 2, in A major op. 69, in C major op. 102 No. 1, in D major op. 102 No. 2
Twelve Variations (in G major) on a Theme from Handel's oratorio "Judas Maccabaeus" WoO 45
Twelve Variations (in F major) on the Theme "Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen" op. 66 from "The Magic Flute"
Pierre Fournier, cello - Wilhelm Kempff, piano
Live recordings 1965
2 CDs, 65:20 + 67:37
Reposted in the Kammermusikkammer

String Trios opp. 3, 8, 9
Beethoven: String Trios: in E flat op. 3, in D op. 8 'Serenade', in G op. 9 No. 1, in D op. 9 No. 2, in C minor op. 9 No. 3
Itzhak Perlman, violin - Pinchas Zukerman, viola - Lynn Harrell, violoncello
Live recordings 1989/90
2 CDs, 69:18 + 73:38
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Piano Quartets
Beethoven: Piano Quartets WoO 36: No. 1 in E-flat, No. 2 in D, No. 3 in C
String Quartet in F after the piano sonata in E op. 14 No. 1
Christoph Eschenbach, Piano
Amadeus Quartet (Norbert Brainin, Siegmund Nissel, Peter Schidlof, Martin Lovett)

Recorded 1969/70
Time Total 73:34
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