Ashkenazy Archive

  • RACHMANINOV The Second Piano Concerto: Recordings Survey Part 1 – INKPOT

    PART 1 Rubinstein/Reiner (RCA) | Rösel/Sanderling (Berlin) |Rudy/Jansons (EMI) Biret/Wit (Naxos) | Ashkenazy/Kondrashin (Decca) | Gavrilov/Muti (EMI) Glemser/Wit (Naxos) | Wild/Horenstein (Chandos) |Vásàry/Ahronovitch (DG) Ogawa/Hughes (BIS) | Katchen/Solti (Decca) | Eresko/Provatorov (Melodiya) PART 2 Anievas/Atzmon (EMI) | Richter/Wislocki (DG) |Ashkenazy/Previn (Decca) Thibaudet/Ashkenazy (Decca) |Entremont/Bernstein (Sony) | Cliburn/Reiner (RCA) Grimaud/Lopez-Cobos (Denon) | Graffman/Bernstein (Sony) |Kissin/Gergiev (RCA) Janis/Dorati […]

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  • Rachmaninoff – Transcriptions and Original Pieces – Vladimir  Ashkenazy – DECCA

    Rachmaninoff – Transcriptions and Original Pieces – Vladimir Ashkenazy – DECCA

    Sergei Rachmaninoff Transcriptions Johann Sebastian Bach : Prelude, Gavotte and Gigue from Partita in E major for solo violin, BWV 1006 Franz Schubert “Wohin?” from Die schöne Müllerin Felix Mendelssohn: Scherzo from A Midsummer Night’s Dream Georges Bizet: Minuet from L’Arlésienne Suite No 1 Modest […]

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  • BEETHOVEN Violin Sonatas Nos.5 & 9. Perlman/Ashkenazy (Decca) – INKPOT

    Ludwig van BEETHOVEN (1770-1827) Violin Sonata No.9 in A major, Op.47 “Kreutzer” Violin Sonata No.5 in F major, Op.24 “Spring” Itzhak Perlman violin Vladimir Ashkenazy piano DECCA Legends 458 618-2 [59:57] mid-price by Jonathan Yungkans These performances, now more than a quarter century old, have […]

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  • Sibelius: The Fifth Symphony Recordings Survey Part 1

    Sibelius: The Fifth Symphony Recordings Survey Part 1

    The Fifth Symphony Recordings Survey Part 1 Last update: 16 May 2000 by the Inkpot Sibelius Nutcasetm Click here for Inktroduction | Part 2 | Historic PART 1 Iceland SO/Sakari | Bournemouth SO/Berglund (Royal Classics) Berlin PO/Karajan (DG) | Philharmonia/Ashkenazy (Decca) Lahti SO/Vänskä (BIS) | […]

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  • INKPOT#29 CLASSICAL MUSIC REVIEWS: Sibelius – “Finlandia” – Orchestral Works

    Finlandia, op.26 Karelia Suite, op.11 Luonnotar*, op.70 Tapiola, op.112 En saga, op.9 Elisabeth Sderstrom soprano* Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Vladimir Ashkenazy Night-Ride and Sunrise, op.55 Pohjola’s Daughter, op.49 Four Legends from the Kalevala, op.22 L’Orchestre de la Suisse Romande conducted by Horst Stein Recorded 1972-86. […]

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