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Prokofiev: Violin Concertos No 1 & 2 / Frautschi, Et Al


Release Date: 01/25/2005 
Label:  Artek   Catalog #: 20   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Jennifer Frautschi
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 50 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Avery Fisher Career Grant winner, violinist Jennifer Frautschi is capturing the attention of audiences and critics round the world, with edge-of-the-seat performances of an adventuresome, wide-ranging repertoire from Bach and Schumann to Stravinsky and Davidovsky. Selected by Carnegie Hall for its Distinctive Debut series, she made her New York recital debut at Weill Hall in April, 2004. As part of the European Concert Hall Organizationís Rising Stars recital series, Ms. Frautschi made debuts in ten of Europeís most celebrated concert venues. Born in Pasadena, California, Ms. Frautschi was a student of Robert Lipsett at the Colburn School for the Performing Arts in Los Angeles and the University of Southern California School of Music. She Read more also attended Harvard, the New England Conservatory of Music and The Juilliard School, where she studied with Robert Mann. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Violin no 1 in D major, Op. 19 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Jennifer Frautschi (Violin)
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
2.
Concerto for Violin no 2 in G minor, Op. 63 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Jennifer Frautschi (Violin)
Conductor:  Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; Paris, France 

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