Home Music Lane

It's all about the music, dude! Sit down, relax and listen to some tunes.

RE: "Kabalevsky's Second Cello Concerto"...

His 1st is certainly more original.

His second, to my ear, borrows from just about everyone from Shosty to Prokofiev and even from his own 1st.

If you are looking for night and day differences in the presentation of his 1st, YoYo Ma w. Ormandy vs. Shafran w. Kabalevsky himself on the podium is about as much of a contrast in styles as one could hope to hear.

Still surprised that Rostropovich didn't seem to record it, or at least there is nothing I can find that indicates that he did.








This post is made possible by the generous support of people like you and our sponsors:
  Audio Hoarder  


Follow Ups Full Thread
Follow Ups

FAQ

Post a Message!

Forgot Password?
Moniker (Username):
Password (Optional):
  Remember my Moniker & Password  (What's this?)    Eat Me
E-Mail (Optional):
Subject:
Message:   (Posts are subject to Content Rules)
Optional Link URL:
Optional Link Title:
Optional Image URL:
Upload Image:
E-mail Replies:  Automagically notify you when someone responds.