Mozart, Glière, Korngold

Mozart, Glière, Korngold

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by Hyeyoon Park
     
 

Listeners who picked up this CD may never realize that the soloists performing concertos of Mozart, Glière, and Korngold are actually winners of a young artist competition (the ARD International Music Competition) instead of long-established soloists. Clarinetist See more details below

Overview

Listeners who picked up this CD may never realize that the soloists performing concertos of Mozart, Glière, and Korngold are actually winners of a young artist competition (the ARD International Music Competition) instead of long-established soloists. Clarinetist Sebastian Manz does well by his teacher Sabine Meyer in a truly elegant, refined interpretation of the Mozart "A major Concerto." His tone is pure and clear and his interpretation is fresh, vibrant, and completely convincing. In a complete rarity, the second work on the program is Glière's "E flat major Harp Concerto" performed by Emmanuel Ceysson. Though the work is scarcely known, Ceysson's playing is somehow entirely captivating and engaging, instantly elevating the neglected work to a higher level. Perhaps the biggest surprise on the disc comes with 17-year-old Hyeyoon Park's vivid, energetic performance of the Korngold "Violin Concerto." Despite its many technical and interpretive obstacles, Park tosses off the piece with apparent ease and abundant confidence. For all three young soloists, the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra is led by young, up-and-coming conductors (Cornelius Meister and Lawrence Renes) and provides a well-balanced, sensitive, and detailed accompaniment. BR Klassik's sound is rich and warm. Listeners who are interested in top-knotch performances by artists whose careers merit watching will be pleased with this album.

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Product Details

Release Date:
07/27/2010
Label:
Br Klassiks
UPC:
4035719001068
catalogNumber:
900106
Rank:
177527

Tracks

  1. Harp Concerto in E flat major, Op. 74  - Reinhold Glière  -  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra  - Lawrence Renes  - Emmanuel Ceysson
  2. Clarinet Concerto in A major, K. 622  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  -  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra  - Cornelius Meister  - Sebastian Manz
  3. Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35  - Erich Wolfgang Korngold  -  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra  - Lawrence Renes  - Hyeyoon Park

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