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Schumann, Mendelssohn: Violin Concertos / Szeryng, Dorati


Release Date: 06/14/1994 
Label:  Mercury Living Presence   Catalog #: 434339   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Felix MendelssohnRobert SchumannBéla BartókClaude Debussy,   ... 
Performer:  Henryk SzeryngCharles Reiner
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Henryk Szeryng (Violin)
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/1964 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, London 
Length: 26 Minutes 28 Secs. 
2.
Concerto for Violin in D minor by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Henryk Szeryng (Violin)
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/1964 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, London 
Length: 28 Minutes 8 Secs. 
3.
Romanian Folkdances (6) for Piano, Sz 56 by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Henryk Szeryng (Violin), Charles Reiner (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915; Budapest, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 02/1963 
Venue:  Studio A, Fine Recording, New York City 
Length: 5 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Székely 
4.
La plus que lente by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Charles Reiner (Piano), Henryk Szeryng (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1963 
Venue:  Studio A, Fine Recording, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 58 Secs. 
5.
Caprices (8) for Violin and Piano, Op. 5: no 2, Perpetuum mobile by Ottokar Novácek
Performer:  Henryk Szeryng (Violin), Charles Reiner (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 02/1963 
Venue:  Studio A, Fine Recording, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
6.
Hungarian Dances (21) for Piano 4 hands, WoO 1: no 17 in F sharp minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Henryk Szeryng (Violin), Charles Reiner (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/1963 
Venue:  Studio A, Fine Recording, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Fritz Kreisler 
7.
Mexican Lullaby by José Sabre Marroquin
Performer:  Charles Reiner (Piano), Henryk Szeryng (Violin)
Date of Recording: 02/1963 
Venue:  Studio A, Fine Recording, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
8.
Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Charles Reiner (Piano), Henryk Szeryng (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
Date of Recording: 02/1963 
Venue:  Studio A, Fine Recording, New York City 
Length: 1 Minutes 13 Secs. 

Customer Reviews

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 Passion & Pathos October 30, 2012 By S. Stovall See All My Reviews "I heard on WRTI FM Classical Radio this extraordinary recording of Schumann's violin concerto in D with the incomparable artist Henryk Szeryngg. His artistry Was my peace and joy in the midst of Hurricane Sandy, a monster stem that destroy the beach fronts of New Jersey and brought Manhattan to a stand still" Report Abuse
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