Kreisler Violin

A Tribute To Fritz Kreisler (2012)  Music

Posted by peotuvave at Nov. 5, 2012
A Tribute To Fritz Kreisler (2012)

A Tribute To Fritz Kreisler - First (2012)
EAC Rip | Flac (Tracks + cue + log) | 2 CDs | Full Scans | 526 MB
Genre: Classical | Label: Deutsche Grammophon | Catalog Number: 001637702

Along with his friend Caruso, Fritz Kreisler (1875–1962) was one of the superstars of the early gramophone era. He was “the master musician among the violinists of the day” (New York Times); he died 50 years ago (29 January 1962). As a composer, he is famous for his Viennese-style melodies, such as Liebesfreud and Liebesleid, for his notorious pieces “in the style of” various 18th-century masters (which he passed off as their original works, claiming to have rediscovered them in old manuscripts), and for his arrangements of well-known works by other composers.

VA - Best Violin 100 (2010)  Music

Posted by SERTiL at Oct. 10, 2017
VA - Best Violin 100 (2010)

VA - Best Violin 100
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks)+cue, log, front cover | 465:11 min | 2.04 GB
Label: Alliance/EMI Classics | Tracks: 100 | Rls.date: 2017
Classical

New chamber compositions by Telemann are now made available through intensive research. They are presented in modern score editions focusing on the Magdeburg Sunday Concerts (Sonntagsmusiken). The arias include pieces taken from complete sacred compositions and performed in Hamburgs principal places of worship during the church year 1726-27. The Eisenach court secretary Johann Friedrich Helbig was the author of the texts for the church compositions and the arias included in them.

VA - Beethoven: "Spring" and "Kreutzer" Violin Sonatas (2003)  Music

Posted by delpotro at Sept. 26, 2017
VA - Beethoven: "Spring" and "Kreutzer" Violin Sonatas (2003)

VA - Beethoven: "Spring" and "Kreutzer" Violin Sonatas (2003)
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks+log+.cue) | 03:07:58 | 782 Mb
Classical | Label: Andante Records

This three-CD set showcases Beethoven's most famous Violin Sonatas in multiple performances by some of the 20th century's greatest violin/piano duos. A virtual master class in Golden Age interpretation, this collection features three performances of the "Spring" Sonata and four of the "Kreutzer" Sonata, ranging from Georg Kulenkampff and Wilhelm Kempff's "Kreutzer" in 1935 to Nathan Milstein and Arthur Balsam's "Spring" in 1950. The set also includes the celebrated 1940 "Kreutzer" performance at the Library of Congress by Joseph Szigeti and Bela Bartók. To recapture the magic of these performances for a new century, rare, pristine 78s were transferred and 24-bit digitally remastered using the state-of-the-art CAP 440 technique.
Fritz Kreisler - Kreisler: The Complete Recordings, Vol. 7 1921-1925 (2017)

Fritz Kreisler - Kreisler: The Complete Recordings, Vol. 7 1921-1925
Classical | WEB FLAC (tracks) & d. booklet | 74:14 min | 178 MB
Label: Naxos | Tracks: 25 | Rls.date: 2017

This 7th volume of Fritz Kreisler’s complete recordings takes us to the end of his acoustic sessions and to the first to use the new Victor electric system. Kreisler was exceptionally busy after the turmoil of WWI with a comeback in America, groundbreaking global tours, and a warm welcome back to England after being considered an ‘enemy alien’ during the war. At HMV he was joined by cellist Hugo Kreisler, whose fine singing legato adds a breath of Viennese style to the sound. At the introduction of microphone recording with its heightened realism and fidelity, Fritz Kreisler’s playing was still at its peak, also benefitting from his favourite 1733 Stradivarius in Victor’s New York studio.

Giovanni Guzzo - Ysaÿe: Six Sonatas for Solo Violin (2017)  Music

Posted by SERTiL at May 19, 2017
Giovanni Guzzo - Ysaÿe: Six Sonatas for Solo Violin (2017)

Giovanni Guzzo - Ysaÿe: Six Sonatas for Solo Violin
Classical | WEB FLAC (tracks) & d. booklet | 68:07 min | 339 MB
Label: RUBICON | Tracks: 15 | Rls.date: 2017

Eugene Ysaÿe was one of the greatest violinists of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He studied under Henri Vieuxtemps and is considered one of the great exemplars of the famous Franco-Belgian school of violin playing whose more recent members include Arthur Grumiaux and Augustin Dumay. Ysaÿe was also a composer of distinction, and his six sonatas for solo violin are after those of J.S Bach are works of major importance in the violinist’s repertoire. Each sonata is named after a great fellow violinist and dedicated to them, and the music reflects their personalities – an obvious hint at who the composer thought would be the ideal interpreter! These works are gems that deserve a wider audience, and in performances as impressive as these by the young Venezuelan virtuoso Giovanni Guzzo they are certain to win new friends.
Alicja Śmietana, Pekka Kuusisto, Extra Sounds Ensemble -  Metamorphoses: Corelli, Kreisler, Vivaldi, Schnittke (2015)

Alicja Śmietana, Pekka Kuusisto, Extra Sounds Ensemble - Metamorphoses: Corelli, Kreisler, Vivaldi, Schnittke (2015)
EAC | FLAC (image+.cue, log) | Covers + Digital Booklet | 52:24 | 255 MB
Genre: Classical | Label: Solo Musica | Catalog: SM 219

Metamorphosis - for me - has always been a concept taken from the script of a film noir and occasionally translated into real life - or culled from a Hitchcock movie or from Alice in Wonderland. From a purely aesthetic (and artistic) point of view I have been especially interested in two things - creating the "inexistent" and transforming "worlds", and also in consolidating what is invisible to the human eye, or what is inaudible to the human ear.

Icon Michael Rabin - Young Genius Of The Violin: Box Set 6CDs (2012)  Music

Posted by Discograf_man at Jan. 7, 2017
Icon Michael Rabin - Young Genius Of The Violin: Box Set 6CDs (2012)

Icon Michael Rabin - Young Genius Of The Violin: Box Set 6CDs (2012)
Classical | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 1,02 Gb
Label: EMI Classics | Release Year: 2012

Released to commemorate the 40th Anniversary of Michael Rabin's death on 19th January 1972 this collection brings together his finest recordings on EMI Classics in one comprehensive 6CD set.
Rabin was widely regarded as the finest virtuoso violinist of his generation and despite dying at the young age of 36 after suffering with a neurological illness his fame continues long after his death.

Alina Ibragimova - Eugene Ysaye: Sonatas for Solo Violin (2015)  Music

Posted by Designol at Feb. 17, 2016
Alina Ibragimova - Eugene Ysaye: Sonatas for Solo Violin (2015)

Alina Ibragimova - Eugène Ysaÿe: Sonatas for Solo Violin (2015)
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 301 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 165 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: Classical | Label: Hyperion | # CDA67993 | Time: 01:07:42

The six Sonatas for solo violin of Eugène Ysaÿe are essential works in his catalog, inspired by the sonatas and partitas of J.S. Bach, and composed as a tribute to the violinists Joseph Szigeti, Jacques Thibaud, George Enescu, Fritz Kreisler, Mathieu Crickboom, and Manuel Quiroga. These pieces suggest a Janus-like combination of retrospection and the avant-garde, hearkening to the past through allusive figurations and direct quotations (e.g., references in the Sonata No. 2 to Bach's Partita No. 3 and the Dies Irae), but looking to the future in the use of extended violin techniques and novel sonorities. Alina Ibragimova's 2015 release on Hyperion is an absorbing performance, concentrated in tone and accomplished in technique, yet wonderfully ambiguous in expression, in keeping with Ysaÿe's quirky mix of playfulness and high-minded seriousness. Recorded in the concert hall of Wyastone Estate, Monmouth, in May 2014, Ibragimova has great clarity and presence, and the acoustics provide enough resonance to soften the violin's sometimes overly rosinous sound.
David Oistrakh, FNRO - Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D, Op. 61 (1959) [Japan 2012] PS3 ISO + FLAC

David Oistrakh, French National Radio Orchestra - Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D, Op. 61 (1959) [Japan 2012]
PS3 Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 45:54 minutes | Scans included | 1,39 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Scans included | 965 MB

Legendary violinist David Oistrakh delivers a profoundly thrilling rendition of Beethoven’s Concerto for Violin & Orchestra in D Major Op.61. Arguably, 1 of the best violin concertos ever composed, the esteemed violinist delivers with his flawless virtuosity & skillful execution. Remastered by 4 historic engineers, the sound is spacious & warm.
David Oistrakh - Beethoven Violin Concerto (1959/2012) {2011 Remaster} [Official Digital Download 24bit/96kHz]

David Oistrakh - Beethoven Violin Concerto (1959/2012)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/96 kHz | Time - 45:51 minutes | 1,04 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

Legendary violinist David Oistrakh delivers a profoundly thrilling rendition of Beethoven’s Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D Major Op.61. Arguably, one of the best violin concertos ever composed, the esteemed violinist delivers with his flawless virtuosity and skillful execution. Remastered by four historic engineers, the sound is spacious and warm.