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Schumann: Cello Concerto, Adagio & Allegro, Fantasiestucke / Yo-Yo Ma

Schumann / Ma,Yo-yo
Release Date: 07/10/2012 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 755373   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Robert Schumann
Performer:  Yo-Yo MaEmanuel Ax
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

In the Cello Concerto Yo-Yo Ma's playing is characteristically refined, but keenly affectionate too... both he and Sir Colin Davis are thoroughly attuned to the sensibility of this composer and the recording balance is excellent.

-- Penguin Guide [2003/4 edition]
reviewing the Cello Concerto previously released as Sony 89716
In the Cello Concerto Yo-Yo Ma's playing is characteristically refined, but keenly affectionate too... both he and Sir Colin Davis are thoroughly attuned to the sensibility of this composer and the recording balance is excellent.

-- Penguin Guide [2003/4 edition]
reviewing the Cello Concerto previously released as Sony 89716 Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Cello in A minor, Op. 129 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1850; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/1985 
Venue:  Live  Hercules Hall, Munich, West Germany 
Length: 11 Minutes 42 Secs. 
2.
Phantasiestücke (3) for Clarinet and Piano, Op. 73 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano), Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
3.
Adagio and Allegro for Horn/Cello and Piano in A flat major, Op. 70 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Emanuel Ax (Piano), Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
4.
Stücke (5) im Volkston for Cello and Piano, Op. 102 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Emanuel Ax (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 

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