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Gidon Kremer - Anniversary Edition

Bach / Kremer / Baltica
Release Date: 10/30/2012 
Label:  Euroarts   Catalog #: 2059408  
Composer:  Franz SchubertAstor PiazzollaAlfred SchnittkeMiklós Rózsa,   ... 
Performer:  Gidon Kremer
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
In Stock: Usually ships in 24 hours.  

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Gidon Kremer, Marta Sudraba (violoncello), Anna Kandinskaja, Marija Nemanyte (violin), Ula Ulijona (viola), Danielis Rubinas (double bass ), Reinut Tepp (piano) , Andrey Pushkarev (percussion) Kremerata Baltica

This DVD Box will be released in October. For more than 40 years Gidon Kremer is one of the world’s foremost violinists and – thanks to his insatiable curiosity and quest for new stimuli – one of today’s most intriguing musical personalities. In 1997 he gave himself a special present for his fi ftieth birthday: his own ensemble, made up of the best young musicians from the Baltic countries – his Kremerata Baltica. “For me it’s extremely important that I and my Kremerata Baltica identify with the music of our time“.
Read more This Edition is an outstanding example of his uncommonly extensive repertoire, featuring some of the greatest pieces ever composed from Bach to the whole new world of thrilling 20th century works. DVD1 and 2 recorded live at the Mozarteum, Mozartwoche Salzburg 2002; DVD3 recorded live at the Pfarrkirche St. Nikolaus, Lockenhaus, September 2001. (Format: NTSC 16:9, 4:3 Raskatov)

REPERTOIRE:
DVD1: Franz Schubert: String Quintet in C major; Astor Piazzolla: Oblivion; Alfred Schnittke: Stille Musik; Miklós Rózsa: Tema con variazioni; Alexander Raskatov: 5 Minuten aus dem Leben von W.A.M.; DVD2: W. A. Mozart: Sinfonia concertante, Serenata notturna; Arvo Pärt: Mozart – Adagio; Alfred Schnittke: Moz–Art à la Haydn; Teddy Bor: McMozart’s Eine kleine bricht Moonlicht Nicht Musik; DVD3: J. S. Bach: The Partitas for violin solo BWV 1002, 1004, 1006; Includes the Documentary: Gidon Kremer – Back To Bach, with Tatiana Grindenko, Glenn Gould, Sir Simon Rattle, Sofia Gubaidulina, Jaques Brel and others, Kremerata Baltica, Berliner Philharmoniker

REGION CODE NTSC: 0
PICTURE FORMAT: NTSC 16:9
SOUND FORMATS: PCM-STEREO DD 5.1 DTS 5.1 b SUBTITLES: English, Deutsch, Francais, Espanol
BOOKLET: English, Deutsch, Francais
DISC FORMAT: NTSC
NO OF DISCS: 3
RUN TIME: 250 mins, 58 mins (Documentary) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Quintet for Strings in C major, Op. 163/D 956 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Enrico IV: Oblivion by Astor Piazzolla
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1984; Argentina 
3.
Stille Musik by Alfred Schnittke
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1978; USSR 
4.
Sinfonia concertante for Violin and Cello, Op. 29: Variations by Miklós Rózsa
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1968; USA 
5.
5 minutes aus dem Leben von Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart by Alexandr Raskatov
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1999 
6.
Quintet for Strings in C major, Op. 163/D 956 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Vienna, Austria 
7.
Enrico IV: Oblivion by Astor Piazzolla
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1984; Argentina 
8.
Stille Musik by Alfred Schnittke
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1978; USSR 
9.
Sinfonia concertante for Violin and Cello, Op. 29: Variations by Miklós Rózsa
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1968; USA 
10.
5 minutes aus dem Leben von Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart by Alexandr Raskatov
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1999 
11.
Sinfonia concertante for Violin and Viola in E flat major, K 364 (320d) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: Classical 
Written: 1779; Salzburg, Austria 
12.
Serenade no 6 in D major, K 239 "Serenata notturna" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: Classical 
Written: 1776; Salzburg, Austria 
13.
Mozart-Adagio by Arvo Pärt
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1992/1997 
14.
Moz-Art ŕ la Haydn by Alfred Schnittke
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Gidon Kremer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kremerata Baltica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; USSR 

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