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Bruch, Dvorak, Lalo / Tasmin Little


Release Date: 11/29/2011 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 0858832  
Composer:  Max BruchAntonín DvorákEdouard Lalo
Performer:  Tasmin Little
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic OrchestraRoyal Scottish National Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Celebrated in this collection are the violin concertos by Dvorák and Bruch that first propelled Tasmin Little into the spotlight, demonstrating her masterful interpretative skill and garnering widespread critical acclaim. These breakthrough recordings are complemented here by Little’s take on Lalo’s Symphonie espagnole and Bruch’s folk melody- inspired Scottish Fantasy, described by the violinist as ‘an admirably glorious work’. Celebrated in this collection are the violin concertos by Dvorák and Bruch that first propelled Tasmin Little into the spotlight, demonstrating her masterful interpretative skill and garnering widespread critical acclaim. These breakthrough recordings are complemented here by Little’s take on Lalo’s Symphonie espagnole and Bruch’s folk melody- inspired Scottish Fantasy, described by the violinist as ‘an admirably glorious work’. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Violin no 1 in G minor, Op. 26 by Max Bruch
Performer:  Tasmin Little (Violin)
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Germany 
Length: 25 Minutes 34 Secs. 
2. Concerto for Violin in A minor, Op. 53 by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Tasmin Little (Violin)
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879-1880; Bohemia 
Length: 33 Minutes 53 Secs. 
3. Scottish Fantasy for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 46 by Max Bruch
Performer:  Tasmin Little (Violin)
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Liverpool, England 
4. Symphonie espagnole, Op. 21 by Edouard Lalo
Performer:  Tasmin Little (Violin)
Conductor:  Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; France 

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