Chamber Music

Fauré Quartet

The Fauré Quartet Play Music Of Mahler, Taneyev And Strauss – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Fauré Quartet – In Concert at the Octogone Theatre, Pully Switzerland – January 20, 2015 – RTS Switzerland – The Fauré Quartet this week – in a concert of music by Gustav Mahler, Sergei Taneyev and Richard Strauss – it was recorded in Pully Switzerland at the Octogone Theatre on...

The Loewenguth String Quartet Play Music Of Ibert – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Loewenguth String Quartet – Ibert – Quartet (1944) – Rec. October 1963 – ORTF, Paris The Loeuwenguth String Quartet in a radio concert this week. From French radio Transcriptions comes a performance of the 1944 String Quartet by Jacques Ibert, recorded around October of 1963. Jacques Ibert was a prolific...

Michel Perraut

Michel Perrault – Sextet 1956 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Michel Perrault – Sextet for Harp, Clarinet and String Quartet – The Montreal String Quartet – CBC Radio – 1956 Michel Perrault this weekend. The extraordinary (and still very much with us) Canadian Composer Michel Perrault and his Sextet for Harp, Clarinet and Strings – composed in 1955 and given...

Trio George Sand Play Music Of Pesson And Schumann – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Trio George Sand Play Music Of Pesson And Schumann – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Trio George Sand – in concert – September 10, 2010 – Radio France Musique – Trio George Sand this week. One of the bright lights and in-demand groups currently in the world of Chamber Music. Trio George Sand have been playing together since 2005 – and in that time have...

Mitya Stillman – 1st Prize – 1936 Music Guild Awards – Weekend Gramophone

Mitya Stillman – 1st Prize – 1936 Music Guild Awards – Weekend Gramophone

  1936 Music Guild Awards – Mitya Stillman – 1st Prize Winner – The NBC String Quartet – January 1, 1937 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – 1936 Music Guild Awards – the 1st Prize winner was Russian emigre Mitya Stillman, who settled in the U.S. shortly after the Russian...

Alois Reiser – 1936 Music Guild Awards – 2nd Prize – Weekend Gramophone

Alois Reiser – 1936 Music Guild Awards – 2nd Prize – Weekend Gramophone

Alois Reiser – 1936 Music Guild Awards – 2nd Prize – String Quartet op. 18 – Roth String Quartet – Jan. 1, 1937 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The 1936 Music Guild Awards, as broadcast on January 1, 1937. This is the second of three programs where the winners...

1936 Music Guild Awards – 3rd Prize – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

1936 Music Guild Awards – 3rd Prize – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

1936 Music Guild Awards – Rudolf Forst: String Quartet – The Gordon String Quartet – January 1, 1937 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection 1936 Music Guild Awards. Begun in 1934 by NBC to promote serious music to a mass audience, The NBC Music Guild put together a series of awards...

Music Of Michel Perrault 1956 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Music Of Michel Perrault 1956 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

– Michel Perrault – Trio for violin, cello and piano – Hyman Bress, violin, Walter Joachim, cello, John Newmark, piano – CBC Session – 1956 – CBC Transcription Service – Michel Perrault – contemporary Canadian composer this week. Still going strong at 90. Perrault initially studied Timpani before switching to...

Aldo Minella – Guitar Recital – 1964 – Weekend Gramophone

Aldo Minella – Guitar Recital – 1964 – Weekend Gramophone

– Aldo Minella – In Recital at KPFA Studios, Berkeley – 1964 – Pacifica – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – A Guitar recital this week, recorded during the American debut of Italian Guitar virtuoso Aldo Minella in 1963. Minella, who had studied with Andre Segovia and maintained a close relationship...

Albert Pratz And Leo Barkin Play Music Of Healey Willan  – CBC – 1956 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Albert Pratz And Leo Barkin Play Music Of Healey Willan – CBC – 1956 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

– Healey Willan – Sonata in E Minor for Violin and Piano – Albert Pratz, violin – Leo Barkin, piano – CBC Transcription Service circa. 1956 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Continuing in Canada this week with music of Anglo-Canadian Organist and Composer Healey Willan, born in London in...