Sergei Prokofiev: Suite From Romeo & Juliet -- Dmitri Shostakovich: Sonata For Viola & Piano, Op. 147 -- Mieczyslaw Weinberg: Sonata For Clarinet & Piano, Op. 28 -- Version Ofr Voila and Piano -- Igor Stravinsky: Elegy For Viola Solo, 1944. With pianist Janna Gandelsman.
In one movement. A challenging work for solo piano, based on the overture to Prokofiev's ballet Romeo and Juliet.
Contents: 1. Introduction -- 2. Julia -- 3. Tanz der Ritter -- 4. Balkonszene -- 5. Tanz der Paare -- 6. Mercutio -- 7. Kampf und Tybalts Tod. With a preface in German, English and French.
Orchestral music by the early 20th century British composer. With pianist Jonathan Plowright and the English Northern Philharmonic Orchestra.
In three movements. With a program note. Piano reduction by the composer. Commissioned by the Albany Symphony Orchestra. Premiered in Albany, January 2005 with flutist Jeffrey Khaner and cellist Sara Sant'Ambrogio. Inspired by Shakespeare's play, this work finds the soloists striving to join…
Callus also performs music for viola by Bridge, Chopin, Schumann, Tchaikovsky, Swain, Tertis, Vaughan Williams and Wieniawski. With Phillip Bush, piano.
A piano reduction by L. Atovmyan of Prokofiev's ballet, based on Shakespeare's play. Reprinted from an earlier edition. With a cast of characters in Russian and English.
The selections are: Minuet (Arrival of the Guests); Balcony Scene; Romeo and Juliet meet Father Lorenzo; Dance of the Knights.
This is a transcription by Theo Radic of the brief Allegretto movement originally composed by Prokofiev for piano. Of moderate to advanced difficulty.
This four-disc set presents sonatas and other piano pieces by Prokofiev, including: Four Etudes -- Toccata -- Sarcasms -- Visions fugitives -- Tales of an Old Grandmother -- Romeo and Juliet, ten pieces for piano.
Prokofiev: Ten Pieces for Piano from Romeo and Juliet, Op. 75. Hindemith: Theme and Four Variations-The Four Temperaments. With Sergey Koudriakov, piano; and soloists of the Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra. SACD.
Schumann performs Prokofiev's Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 80; Violin Sonata No. 2 in D, Op. 94b; March from the Love of Three Oranges; The Mask from Romeo and Juliet; and Waltz from Cinderella. With Henri Sigfridsson, piano.
Contents: Romeo & Juliet / Tchaikovsky -- Pictures At an Exhibition / Mussorgsky -- Firebird / Stravinsky.
Rabinovich performs solo piano version of Ravel's Daphnis and Chloe, Stravinsky's Petruska, and Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet.
A dramatic monologue adapted from Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, and sung from the point of view of Juliet. Of advanced difficulty. Duration ca. 15 minutes.
Chen performs Prokofiev's Sonata No. 2, Op. 14; Sonata No. 4, Op. 29; Romeo and Juliet Suite, Op. 75; and Toccata, Op. 11.
62 titles, including: Autumn Song -- Dance Of The Candy Fairy -- March Of The Tin Soldiers -- Romeo And Juliet Love Theme -- more.
Contents: twelve short pieces. With historical and performance notes. The CD features performances by Jeffrey Biegel. Prokofiev composed these pieces in 1935, as breaks during the writing of his ballet, Romeo and Juliet.