℗ 2015 PentaTone
 

Dvořák & Lalo: Cello Concertos

Johannes Moser, PKF - Prague Philharmonia, Jakub Hrůša

Available in 96 kHz / 24-bit AIFF, FLAC high resolution audio formats
  • Select Format
    • AIFF 96 kHz | 24-bit
    • FLAC 96 kHz | 24-bit
Add to cart
discounted price
 
Cello Concerto in B Minor, Op. 104, B. 191  
1.1
I. Allegro
Antonín Dvořák; Johannes Moser; PKF - Prague Philharmonia; Jakub Hrůša
14:50
1.2
II. Adagio ma non troppo
Antonín Dvořák; Johannes Moser; PKF - Prague Philharmonia; Jakub Hrůša
11:26
1.3
III. Finale. Allegro moderato
Antonín Dvořák; Johannes Moser; Jan Fišer; PKF - Prague Philharmonia; Jakub Hrůša
12:28
Cello Concerto in D Minor  
1.4
I. Prélude. Lento - Allegro maestoso
Édouard Lalo; Johannes Moser; PKF - Prague Philharmonia; Jakub Hrůša
13:04
1.5
II. Intermezzo. Andantino con moto
Édouard Lalo; Johannes Moser; PKF - Prague Philharmonia; Jakub Hrůša
5:54
1.6
III. Introduction. Andante - Allegro vivace
Édouard Lalo; Johannes Moser; PKF - Prague Philharmonia; Jakub Hrůša
7:37
Digital Booklet
Total Playing Time    65:19
Award-winning German-Canadian cellist Johannes Moser has chosen to record the pinnacle of the repertoire for cello and orchestra on this album, Dvořák's Cello Concerto, joined by the PKF - Prague Philharmonia. The monumental work explores the entire spectrum of human emotion, very much inspired by the composer's own experiences. Moser and conductor Jakub Hrůša used Dvořák's own manuscript in order to come closer to the composer's intention rather than relying on unquestioned traditions and acquired habits, while paying tribute to the concerto's nickname, "Dvořák's 10th Symphony." Moser completes the programme with Édouard Lalo's Cello Concerto, a composition of great verve which fully embodies Spanish flair combined with romantic spirit. "The unifying motif between these two cello concertos is a sense of yearning: from America, Dvořák yearned for his homeland and an unfulfilled love, whereas Lalo yearned for the typically Spanish flair and the Mediterranean temperament." - Johannes Moser
96 kHz / 24-bit PCM – PentaTone Studio Masters

Executive producer: Job Maarse Recording producer: Job Maarse Balance engineer: Erdo Groot Recording engineer: Roger de Schot Editing: Erdo Groot Audio recording & Postproduction: Polyhymnia International B.V. Liner notes: Franz Steiger English translation: Fiona J. Stroker-Gale Photos Johannes Moser: Sarah Wijzenbeek Design: Joost de Boo Product manager: Angelina Jambrekovic Cello: 1694 Andrea Guarneri (private collection)

For Your Consideration | More ▸

Offers & New Releases

exclusive benefits for mailing list members

Subscribe Now

What is High-Resolution Audio?

High-resolution audio offers the highest-fidelity available, far surpassing the sound quality of traditional CDs. When you listen to music on a CD or tracks purchased via consumer services such as iTunes, you are hearing a low-resolution version of what was actually recorded and mastered in the studio. ProStudioMasters offers the original studio masters — exactly as the artist, producers and sound engineers mastered them — for download, directly to you.

What do I need for playback?

You may need additional software / hardware to take full advantage of the higher 24-bit high-res audio formats, but any music lover that has heard 16-bit vs 24-bit will tell you it's worth it!

Software for Mac OS X

Software for Windows

Hardware Suggestions