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Dvorak, Schumann: Cello Concertos / Maisky, Bernstein


Release Date: 02/01/1996 
Label:  Dg Masters Catalog #: 445574   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonín DvorákRobert Schumann
Performer:  Mischa Maisky
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic OrchestraVienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Mischa Maisky, a wonderful soloist in the Cello Concerto, plays with great eloquence and although there are moments of self indulgence, they do not seriously detract from one's pleasure and satisfaction. Some may find that he emotes too heavily at times: the soulful throb he produces when playing in sixths (bars 303-11) in the Langsam movement is an instance in point, but generally, this is a glorious performance.

-- Gramophone [11/1986]
reviewing the original release of the Schumann Concerto, DG 419190
Mischa Maisky, a wonderful soloist in the Cello Concerto, plays with great eloquence and although there are moments of self indulgence, they do not seriously detract from one's pleasure and satisfaction. Some may find that he emotes too heavily at times: the soulful throb he produces when playing in sixths (bars 303-11) in the Langsam movement is an instance in point, but generally, this is a glorious performance.

-- Gramophone [11/1986]
reviewing the original release of the Schumann Concerto, DG 419190
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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op. 104/B 191 by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Mischa Maisky (Cello)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1895; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Live  Mann Auditorium, Tel Aviv, Israel 
2.
Concerto for Cello in A minor, Op. 129 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Mischa Maisky (Cello)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1850; Germany 
Date of Recording: 11/1985 
Venue:  Live  Musikverein, Vienna, Austria 

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