July 25, 2011 at 7:49 PM
Julia Fischer made a cd with 2 relatively well known and 2 relatively unknown pieces with conductor Yakov Kreizberg http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yakov_Kreizberg who died recently 51 years old. He also worked with another wellknown violinist Hilary Hahn. On her Youtubechannel an interview with Yakov together with the concertmaster http://www.youtube.com/user/hilaryhahnvideos On the classical Dutch Radio4 you can hear the new cd (and other cd's) of Julia Fisher. http://www.radio4.nl/ than right down http://www.radio4.nl/plaatpaal-player/92/po-me-julia-fischer-yakov-kreizberg.html
1. Poema autunnale [Ottorino Respighi].
2. Fantasie in d klein [Josef Suk].
3. Poème [Ernest Chausson].
4. The Lark Ascending [Ralph Vaughan Williams]
Keep up the interesting blogs, Bram. Nice to hear these interviews and the music that you find.
Sounds like a lovely selection! I'm not familiar with the piece by Josef Suk, but I love his other music. Will have to check this out.
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