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Kertsman: 3 Concertos & Chamber Symphony No. 3 / Davies, London Philharmonic Orchestra


Release Date: 09/14/2018 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8573987  
Composer:  Miguel Kertsman
Performer:  Marina PiccininiOrsolya KorcsolanGergely SugárJames Sherlock,   ... 
Conductor:  Dennis Russell Davies
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Brazilian-American composer, Miguel Kertsman, writes in numerous genres embracing classical music, jazz, progressive rock, electronica and film, bridging these diverse elements to craft a unique sound world. Concerto Brasileiro explores lyricism and modernity through solemn chorale-like writing and seductive dances laced with Brazilian folk rhythms. Uncommon sonorities, haunting themes and ethereal landscapes mark out the Concerto for Violin, Horn, Shofar and Orchestra, while traditionalism and experimentation define the Journey for Bassoon and Orchestra. Chamber Symphony No. 2 explores and celebrates New York’s rich cultural diversity. When Dennis Russell Davies assumed his new position as chief conductor and artistic director of the Read more Filharmonie Brno in September 2018, he marked his 48th season leading major orchestras, opera companies, and festivals throughout Europe and the United States. His vast discography has brought him many honors and awards. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto Brasileiro by Miguel Kertsman
Performer:  Marina Piccinini (Flute)
Conductor:  Dennis Russell Davies
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Contemporary 
Written: United States 
2.
Concerto for Violin, Horn, Shofar and Orchestra by Miguel Kertsman
Performer:  Orsolya Korcsolan (Violin), Gergely Sugár (French Horn), Gergely Sugár (Shofar),
James Sherlock (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Russell Davies
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Contemporary 
Written: United States 
3.
Journey for Bassoon and Orchestra by Miguel Kertsman
Performer:  Martin Kuuskmann (Bassoon), Vesselin Gellev (Violin), James Sherlock (Organ)
Conductor:  Dennis Russell Davies
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Contemporary 
Written: United States 
4.
Chamber Symphony No. 2 "New York of 50 Doors" by Miguel Kertsman
Performer:  Catherine Edwards (Synthesizer)
Conductor:  Dennis Russell Davies
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Contemporary 
Written: United States 

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