Acceptera cookies

NaxosDirect använder cookies. Genom att fortsätta på sidan godkänner du användandet av cookies.
Jag accepterar
Image

Bach, J S - Two x Four - Koh, Jennifer (violin)


Köp + 159 kr

Leveranstid: Skickas vanligtvis inom 2-5 dagar
Renowned violinists Jennifer Koh and her distinguished mentor Jaime Laredo illuminate captivating connections between composers across the centuries, in Two x Four, an album of four double-violin concertos, performed with the Curtis 20/21 Ensemble conducted by Vinay Parameswaran. The compositional touchstone is J.S. Bach’s Violin Concerto in D minor, BWV 1043, an innovative work that introduced new ways for two solo violins to converse with each other and with orchestra. Koh and Laredo leap from the Baroque to the late 20th-century for Philip Glass’s attractive, hypnotically undulating Echorus on the theme of compassion. Two new works commissioned expressly for the project receive world premiere recordings. Anna Clyne’s impressionistic Prince of Clouds is “a winner . . . . This is music one can listen to again and again and find new things to appreciate each time” (Chicago Tribune). David Ludwig’s evocative Seasons Lost, a contemporary counterpart to Vivaldi’s Four Seasons, is “full of beautiful ideas contrasting with playful/menacing Vivaldian gestures” (Philadelphia Inquirer).

Produced by multiple Grammy Award winner Judith Sherman, Two x Four mirrors the performers’ groundbreaking concert program of the same name, which they recently toured across the U.S. Time Out New York calls the project “intrepid violinist Jennifer Koh’s latest programming brainstorm.” “‘Two x Four’ Equals Sublime,” proclaimed Philadelphia’s LocalArtsLive. Record buyers are already aware of Koh’s keen instincts for connecting Bach with later composers through her Cedille album Bach and Beyond Part 1, named one of the best recordings of 2012 by the New York Times

Koh’s tour schedule for the first half of 2014 includes, in chronological order, Tokyo; Milwaukee, Wis.; Cincinnati, Ohio; New York (Miller Theater and Carnegie Hall); Düsseldorf, Germany; Aspen, Colo.; Metz, France; Berlin, Germany; Lahti, Finland; Santa Fe, NM; Los Angeles (a Two x Four concert).
Fakta
Artikelnummer CDR90000146
Streckkod 0735131914628
Utgivningsdatum 2014-06-11
Kategori Klassiskt
Skivbolag Cedille
Enhet CD
Antal enheter 1
Utövare
Artister Koh, Jennifer (violin)
Kompositörer Bach, J S
Glass, Philip
Ludwig, David
Clyne, Anna
Skriv din egen recension
Du måste logga in för att kunna skriva en recension
Om du tycker om Two x Four, berätta det gärna för dina vänner! Du kan snabbt och enkelt dela denna sida direkt på Facebook, Twitter och via e-post här nedanför.

Rekommendationer

Image
159 kr
Bach, J S - The Sonatas for Violin & Harpsichord - Barton Pine, Rachel Barton
Image
159 kr
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr - Complete Works for Violin & Orchestra - Koh, Jennifer (violin)
Image
159 kr
Kurtág, György - Signs, Games + Messages - Koh, Jennifer (violin)
Image
159 kr
Bach & Beyond, Part 1 - Koh, Jennifer (violin) - Bach, J S
Bach, J S - 21st Century Works - Koh, Jennifer (violin) CDR90000113 2011-01-01 149 kr
Schubert, Franz - Violin Fantasies - Koh, Jennifer (violin) CDR90000073 2011-01-01 149 kr
Bartók, Béla - Portraits - Koh, Jennifer (violin) CDR90000089 2011-01-01 149 kr
Schumann, Robert - Violin Sonatas - Koh, Jennifer (violin) CDR90000095 2011-01-01 149 kr
Koh, Jennifer (violin) - Adams, John - String Poetic CDR90000103 2011-01-01 149 kr
Bach, J S - Bach for Meditation 8557650 2005-01-01 79 kr
Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image
Mitt konto
Min varukorg: 0 artiklar