Dramatic Frescoes

Dramatic Frescoes

Composer: Eduardas Balsys

Type: CD album

€11,00

CD

 

Year of Publication: 2003

Publisher: Music Information Centre Lithuania

 

From his first solo composition to his last opus - such is the scope of Eduardas Balsys' first double CD, "Dramatic Frescoes", recently released by the Music Information and Publishing Centre. The CD offers the composer's most important instrumental works, marking the most significant turning points not only in his own creative biography, but in that of Lithuanian music overall.

 

LMIPCCD022-023

Contents:

1 String Quartet. Adagio. Allegro molto ed agitato (1953)

2 String Quartet. Vivace

3 String Quartet. Adagio molto cantabile

4 String Quartet. Allegro con brio Lithuanian Quartet: Eugenijus Paulauskas (1st violin) Kornelija Kalinauskaitė (2nd violin) Jurgis Fledžinskas (viola) Ernestas Bertovskis (cello) Recorded in 1965

5 Concerto for Violin and Symphony Orchestra No.1. Allegro moderato ed agitato (1954)

6 Concerto for Violin and Symphony Orchestra No.1. Andante cantabile e sostenuto

7 Concerto for Violin and Symphony Orchestra No.1. Allegro vivo Aleksandras Livontas (violin) Lithuanian Radio Symphony Orchestra Conductor Abelis Klenickis Recorded in 1956

8 Little Asp - Mischief Maker (1963) Fragment from Ballet "Eglė, Queen of the Grass-snakes" Raminudas Katilius (violin) Larisa Lobkova (piano) Recorded in 1980 - 1981

9 Lament (1963) Fragment from Ballet "Eglė, Queen of the Grass-snakes" Raimundas Katilius (violin) Larisa Lobkova (piano) Recorded in 1980 - 1981

10 Tiny Fishes (1963) Fragment from Ballet "Eglė, Queen of the Grass-snakes" Raimundas Katilius (violin) Larisa Lobkova (piano) Recorded in 1980 - 1981

11 Mermaid (1963) Fragment from Ballet "Eglė, Queen of the Grass-snakes" Raimundas Katilius (violin) Larisa Lobkova (piano) Recorded in 1980 - 1981

12 Welcoming March (1963) Fragment from Ballet "Eglė, Queen of the Grass-snakes" Raimundas Katilius (violin) Larisa Lobkova (piano) Recorded in 1980 - 1981

13 Concerto for Violin and Symphony Orchestra No.2. Recitative (1958)

14 Concerto for Violin and Symphony Orchestra No.2. Scherzo

15 Concerto for Violin and Symphony Orchestra No.2. Improvisation

16 Concerto for Violin and Symphony Orchestra No.2. Humoresque Ingrida Armonaitė (violin) Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra Conductor Juozas Domarkas Recorded in 2003

1 Dramatic Frescoes (1965) Aleksandras Livontas (violin) Olga Šteinbergaitė (piano) State Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra Conductor Juozas Domarkas Recorded in 1970

2 Introduction and Passacaglia (1974) Leopoldas Digrys (organ) Group of the State Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra Conductor Juozas Domarkas Recorded in 1974

3 Reflections of the Sea. Introduzione (1981)

4 Reflections of the Sea. Toccata Strings of the State Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra Conductor Juozas Domarkas Recorded in 1988

5 Portraits. Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis. (1983)

6 Portraits. Stasys Šimkus

7 Portraits. Juozas Gruodis State Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra Conductor Juozas Domarkas Recorded in 1988

8 Concerto for Violin Solo. Prelude (1984)

9 Concerto for Violin Solo. Fugue

10 Concerto for Violin Solo. Chaconne

11 Concerto for Violin Solo. Toccata Raimundas Katilius (violin) Recorded in 1988

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