• Most Respected Classical Music Platform
  • #classicalForever
TOP

OUT NOW | Cellist Raphael Wallfisch's New CD: 'Karl Weigl Cello Concerto & Sonata' [LISTEN]

CPO Records has announced the release of British cellist Raphael Wallfisch's new album: 'Karl Weigl Cello Concerto & Sonata'

CPO Records has announced the release of British cellist Raphael Wallfisch's new CD: Karl Weigl Cello Concerto & Sonata.

Recorded with conductor Nicholas Milton, the Konzerthausorchester Berlin and pianists John York and Edward Ruston, the disc features the world premiere recording of Austrian composer Karl Weigl's (1881-1949) Cello Concerto, Sonata for Cello and Piano -  and the Love-Song and Wild Dance.

''This CD of the cello music of Karl Weigl is part of my series, Voices in the Wilderness, in which I have recorded the cello concertos of nine Jewish composers who all fled the Nazi regime ..." Raphael has told The Violin Channel.

"Karl Weigl emigrated to the US and the cello concerto was never played until I recorded it on this CD ..." he has said.

"It is a large scale, lyrical and virtuoso work which was dedicated to my teacher, Gregor Piatigorsky - and it contains a particularly wonderful slow movement."

 

Karl Weigl Cello Concerto & Sonata

Raphael Wallfisch, Cello

Nicholas Milton, Conductor

Konzerthausorchester Berlin

Label: CPO Records

Release Date: May 31, 2019

 

upcoming events

june 2024

08junAll Day16Premio Paolo Borciani International String Quartet Competition(All Day) Romolo Valli Municipal Theatre, Piazza Martiri del 7 Luglio, 1, 42121 Reggio Emilia RE, Italy Event Type :competitions Event TagsPremio Paolo Borciani International String Quartet Competition,string quartet competitionFOLLOW

17junAll Day22Primrose International Viola Competition(All Day) Colburn School, 200 S Grand AveEvent Type :competitions Event TagsPrimrose International Viola Competition,Primrose Viola CompetitionFOLLOW

july 2024

16julAll Day27Johann Sebastian Bach International Cello & Baroque Cello Competition(All Day) Thomaskirche Leipzig, Thomaskirchhof, Thomaskirchhof 18, 04109 Leipzig, GermanyEvent Type :competitions Event TagsBaroque Cello Competition,Cello Competition,Johann Sebastian Bach International Cello CompetitionFOLLOW

CONTACT US
x

Get ALL our latest conveniently by EMAIL

Our newsletter is trusted by over 100,000+ industry professionals around the world

We deliver news straight to your inbox and will never share your data.
You'll never miss a beat!

click left click right