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Boccherini & Haydn: Works with Guitar / Padovani, Scheit


Release Date: 06/16/2017 
Label:  Idi   Catalog #: 6725  
Composer:  Luigi BoccheriniFranz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Elena PadovaniKarl Scheit
Conductor:  Umberto Cattini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra dell'AngelicumVienna Konzerthaus String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This IDIS new release presents the first world recording of a very rare work by Luigi Boccherini: the Symphony in C Major with ''concertante guitar'' G 523, recorded in 1959 by the Italian guitarist Elena Padovani with the Angelicum Orchestra conducted by Umberto Cattini. This is the first and so far only recording of this work with the wonderful Quintets with concertant guitar written by the composer for the Marquise Benavent in Spain, on this album, we present the famous Quintet in D Major, ending with the rousing and exciting Fandango. As the end of the album, another discographical rarity, The Quartet with Guitar by Franz Joseph Haydn performed, as the Boccherini's Quintet, by the guitarist Karl Scheit with the Vienna Konzerthaus Read more Quartet in 1962. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony with Guitar in C Major, G 523 by Luigi Boccherini
Performer:  Elena Padovani (Guitar)
Conductor:  Umberto Cattini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra dell'Angelicum
Period: Baroque 
Written: Italy 
2.
Quintet for Guitar and Strings no 4 in D major, G 448 "Fandango" by Luigi Boccherini
Performer:  Karl Scheit (Guitar)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Konzerthaus String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1798; Spain 
3.
Quartet for Strings in E major, Op. 2 no 2/H 3 no 8 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Karl Scheit (Guitar)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Konzerthaus String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1765; Austria 

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