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Martinu: Double Concerto... / Charles Mackerras, Peter Maag

Martinu / Mackerras / Maag
Release Date: 10/14/2014 
Label:  Musical Concepts   Catalog #: 1267   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Bohuslav Martinu
Performer:  Dennis HennigRivka GolaniJiri Skovajsa
Conductor:  Sir Charles MackerrasPeter Maag
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Chamber OrchestraBerne Symphony OrchestraBrno State Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

“Golani’s unaffected account of the Rhapsody-Concerto, all the more eloquent for being understated .. the lovely Sinfonietta, a wartime work but apparently carefree gets a delightfully fresh performance … the powerful Double Concerto, again well played and recorded”
-- Penguin Guide
“Golani’s unaffected account of the Rhapsody-Concerto, all the more eloquent for being understated .. the lovely Sinfonietta, a wartime work but apparently carefree gets a delightfully fresh performance … the powerful Double Concerto, again well played and recorded”
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Works on This Recording

1.
Sinfonietta giocosa for Piano and Chamber Orchestra by Bohuslav Martinu
Performer:  Dennis Hennig (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; France 
2.
Rhapsody-Concerto for Viola and Orchestra, H 337 by Bohuslav Martinu
Performer:  Rivka Golani (Viola)
Conductor:  Peter Maag
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berne Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952 
3.
Double Concerto for 2 String Orchestras, Piano and Timpani by Bohuslav Martinu
Performer:  Jiri Skovajsa (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Brno State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; Czech Republic 

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