J.S. BACH / ELLIOTT CARTER
Cello Suite No. 3 / Triple Duo / Enchanted Preludes
Thomas Demenga (cello) Hansheinz Schneeberger (violin) Philippe Racine (flute) Ernesto Molinari (clarinet)
[ ECM New Series / CD - released 1/Jan/1990 ]
Thomas Demenga was born in 1954, in Berne, Switzerland. Thomas Demenga studied with Walter Grimmer, Antonio Janigro, Leonard Rose and Mstislav Rostropovich, amongst others, and received his chamber music education at the Juilliard School.
Piano Concertos Nos. 4 & 5
Till Fellner (piano) / Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Kent Nagano
[ ECM New Series / CD - released 25/Mar/2010 ]
"This is a dream partnership with soloist and conductor working hand-in-glove...you will rarely hear playing of such an enviable, unimpeded musical grace and fluency" Gramophone Awards 2010 Finalist - Concerto
Madhares (String Quartet No. 3) / Still for viola and chamber orchestra / Bose Zellen for piano and orchestra
Till Fellner (piano) / Kim Kashkashian (viola) / Quatour Diotima / Munich Chamber Orchestra / Dennis Russel Davies
[ ECM New Series / CD - released 1/Sep/2010 ]
"He has a fabulous ear for unusual sonorities, which he fashions into surprisingly logical narratives...Böse Zellen, in particular, is a truly original work, vigorously performed and captured in flawless sound." BBC Music Magazine, September 2010 ****
Tõnu Kõrvits, Anja Lechner, Kadri Voorand, Tallinn Chamber Orchestra
[ ECM New Series / CD - released 18/Mar/2016 ]
Mirror is the first ECM New Series album from Estonian composer Tõnu Kõrvitz (born 1969), who emphasizes his links to his homeland's music at several levels. The album begins with a fantasy on a song by Veljo Tormis. Like the older composer, Kõrvitz...
Schubert: Moments Musicaux
[ ECM New Series / CD - released 1/Oct/2012 ]
Pianist Valery Afanassiev - renowned for his strikingly individual and deeply introspective interpretations of the music of Franz Schubert - has paired two often extrovert works by the composer: the set of six "Moments Musicaux" and the "Sonata D...
[ ECM New Series / LP - released 15/Dec/2008 ]
Violin and Orchestra
Carolin Widmann (violin) Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra, Emilio Pomarico
[ Ecm New Series / CD - released 13/May/2013 ]
Carolin Widmann's widely acclaimed ECM recordings have traversed a broad arc of music - from Schubert to Xenakis.