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Verbier Festival Highlights 2008

Shostakovich / Beethoven / Argerich / Bell
Release Date: 07/28/2009 
Label:  Euroarts   Catalog #: 3078178  
Composer:  Dmitri ShostakovichLudwig van BeethovenFranz SchubertSergei Prokofiev,   ... 
Performer:  Yuri BashmetJoshua BellMartha ArgerichHenning Kraggerud,   ... 
Conductor:  Manfred Honeck
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Quatuor EbèneUBS Verbier Festival OrchestraUBS Verbier Festival Chamber Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: PCM Stereo
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Booklet notes: English
Running time: 100 mins
No. of DVDs: 1 (DVD 9)
Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: PCM Stereo
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Booklet notes: English
Running time: 100 mins
No. of DVDs: 1 (DVD 9) Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Quintet for Piano and Strings in G minor, Op. 57: Excerpt(s) by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Yuri Bashmet (Viola), Joshua Bell (Violin), Martha Argerich (Piano),
Henning Kraggerud (Violin), Mischa Maisky (Cello)
Period: 20th Century 
2. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 9 in A major, Op. 47 "Kreutzer": 3rd movement, Presto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Ilya Gringolts (Violin), Alexander Madzar (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1802-1803; Vienna, Austria 
3. Quartet for Strings no 15 in G major, D 887/Op 161: 2nd movement, Andante un poco moto by Franz Schubert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Quatuor Ebène
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Vienna, Austria 
4. Symphony no 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral": 1st movement, Allegro ma non troppo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Manfred Honeck
Orchestra/Ensemble:  UBS Verbier Festival Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
5. Pieces (10) for Piano from "Romeo and Juliet", Op. 75 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Nikolai Lugansky (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USSR 
6. Sextet for Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello, Clarinet and Horn in C major, Op. 37: 4th movement, Finale by Ernö von Dohnányi
Performer:  Leonard Elschenbroich (Cello), Lawrence Power (Viola), Martin Fröst (Clarinet),
Julian Rachlin (Violin), Nicholas Angelich (Piano), David Guerrier (Horn)
7. La valse by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Yuja Wang (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; France 
8. Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Yuja Wang (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
9. Quartet for Piano and Strings no 3 in C minor, Op. 60: 3rd movement, Andante by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Antoine Tamestit (Viola), Menahem Pressler (Piano), Salvatore Accardo (Violin),
Gautier Capuçon (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855-1875; Austria 
10. Kol Nidrei for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 47 by Max Bruch
Performer:  Mischa Maisky (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  UBS Verbier Festival Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Liverpool, England 

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