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Debut / Goldscheider, Hill

Release Date: 02/02/2018 
Label:  Willowhayne Records   Catalog #: 45  
Composer:  Jörg WidmannNicholas von KrufftRobert SchumannYork Bowen,   ... 
Performer:  Ben GoldscheiderDaniel Hill
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Willowhayne Records presents the debut recording by BBC Young Musician 2016 Grand Finalist Ben Goldscheider. The idea behind this release was to present a concert programme taking the listener on a musical journey through the development of the horn and the subsequent music written for it. Starting in the 21st century and then jumping to the classical period, through romantic, early and late twentieth century and back to the 21st century, this release shows the full range of the horn’s versatility, as well as the technical and musical maturity of this exceptional artist. Since reaching the Final of the BBC Young Musician Competition in 2016, Ben has made his concerto debut at venues including the Berlin Philharmonie, KKL Lucerne, Barbican Read more and the Royal Albert Hall, appearing as soloist with the BBC Symphony, Lucerne Symphony and Aurora Orchestras, among others. A committed chamber musician, highlights include appearances at London’s Wigmore Hall with Julian Pregardien and Christoph Schnackertz, and Berlin’s Pierre Boulez Saal alongside Daniel Barenboim and Michael Barenboim. Ben gives recitals throughout the UK, collaborating with many sought-after musicians. Read less

Works on This Recording

Air for Horn Solo by Jörg Widmann
Performer:  Ben Goldscheider (Horn)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: Germany 
Sonata for Horn and Piano in E major by Nicholas von Krufft
Performer:  Ben Goldscheider (Horn), Daniel Hill (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Adagio and Allegro for Horn/Cello and Piano in A flat major, Op. 70 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Ben Goldscheider (Horn), Daniel Hill (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Germany 
Sonata for Horn and Piano, Op. 101 by York Bowen
Performer:  Ben Goldscheider (Horn), Daniel Hill (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; England 
Poemi (3) for Horn and Piano by Volker David Kirchner
Performer:  Ben Goldscheider (Horn), Daniel Hill (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986-1987; Germany 
Concert Étude for Horn by Esa-Pekka Salonen
Performer:  Ben Goldscheider (Horn)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: Finland 

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