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Russian Violin Concertos: Conus - Weinberg - Arensky

Sergey Ostrovsky, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Thomas Sanderling

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"... an enjoyable collection of rarely heard works ... Ostrovsky is never less than musicianly in all three works. He sports a somewhat slender but attractive tone and his intonation is spot on."
- ClassicsToday.com

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Violin Concerto in E Minor, Op. 1
Jules Conus; Sergey Ostrovsky; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Thomas Sanderling
Violin Concertino, Op. 42  
I. Allegretto cantabile -
Mieczyslaw Weinberg; Sergey Ostrovsky; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Thomas Sanderling
II. Cadenza. Lento - Adagio -
Mieczyslaw Weinberg; Sergey Ostrovsky; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Thomas Sanderling
III. Allegro moderato poco rubato
Mieczyslaw Weinberg; Sergey Ostrovsky; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Thomas Sanderling
Violin Concerto in A Minor, Op. 54
Anton Stepanovich Arensky; Sergey Ostrovsky; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Thomas Sanderling
Digital Booklet
Total Playing Time    64:47
"... (Ostrovsky’s) beyond technique, highly expressive and utterly musical, with a warm tone. The superb engineering is balanced, warm and embracing ... here’s the perfect chocolate bath for the traditionalist still open to something new and for anyone with a romantic bias."
- American Record Guide

"This attractive release brings together three violin concertos by lesser-known Russian-based composers. They’re in sparkling interpretations by yet another gifted Russian violinist and a fine conductor ... superior performances from Ostrovsky, Sanderling and the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra are reinforced by good sound quality."
- MusicWeb International

The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and Thomas Sanderling perform three works by Russian composers showcasing violin virtuoso Sergey Ostrovsky. Mieczysław Weinberg, while not a household name, was highly regarded by Shostakovich. His recently revived Violin Concertino is an arrestingly scored and often bittersweet work which receives its world première recording on this album. Guided by Tchaikovsky’s influence, Anton Arensky’s neglected Violin Concerto is notable for its rich vein of melody and delicacy of orchestration. The Violin Concerto by Julius Conus, romantic in its variety of moods and expression, was once equal in popularity with that of Tchaikovsky.
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