Articles tagged 'Tchaikovsky'
Naxos’ third installment of Coates’ quartets delivers what appears to be her most recent quartet.
Played in keeping with the epoch, Casals renders Blasco de Nebra’s unexpected dissonance and striking rhythms as the more exciting.
“…[W]e still sorely missed the symphonie that Rameau never wrote. And so we created it ourselves.”
Humor in music is a delicate business. Everybody involved — composer, performer and audience — must be familiar with a library’s worth of background in order to savor a moment-long gag.
Has Koussevitsky’s turn come? Overflowing CD bins feature such luminaries of the 1930s and 1940s as Toscanini, Furtwangler, Stokowski, Mengelberg, but until fairly recently Koussevitsky CDs have been hard to come by.