A glamorous violin virtuosa, a hidden masterpiece, a ouija board, Nazis, Ravel’s Tzigane. It’s not hard to see why author Jessica Duchen was attracted to the story of Jelly D’Arányi. As her novel becomes a UK touring concert, she writes about the strange facts behind the fiction
Under the Stars. Works by Spencer, Bull, Debussy, Elgar, Bizet/Hubay, Hubay, Dvorák, Tchaikovsky, Kreisler, Fauré, Brahms, Shostakovich and Siem
The Strad Issue: April 2015 Description: Starry violinist dazzles and charms in a disc of encore pieces Musicians: Charlie Siem (violin) Munich Radio Orchestra/Paul Goodwin Composer: Spencer, Bull, Debussy, Elgar, Bizet/Hubay, Hubay, DvorË‡ák, Tchaikovsky, Kreisler, Fauré, Brahms, Shostakovich and Siem This disc features a generous mix of ...
Hungarian Violin Sonatas. Dohnányi: Violin Sonata in C sharp minor op.21. Goldmark: Violin Sonata in D major op.25. Hubay: Sonate romantique in D major op.22
The Strad Issue: January 2006 Musicians: Peter Csaba (Violinist), Peter Frankl Composer: Dohnányi, Goldmark, Hubay Dohnányi is one of those late-Romantic figures whose exact stylistic proclivities are difficult to pin down. At times he can seem emotionally cool, at others he borders on the effusive; occasionally the ...
Romantic Concertos. Röntgen: Violin Concerto in A minor. Chausson: Poème op.25. Hubay: Violin Concerto no.3 in G minor op.99*
The Strad Issue: January 2006 Musicians: Ragin Wenk-Wolff (violin), Dvorák Symphony Orchestra/Stanislav Bogunia, Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra/Dennis Burkh Composer: Röntgen, Chausson, Hubay There is a passionate zeal and imperativeness about these recordings that took me back to my early days as a collector, when I used to ...