My music

Joseph Haydn – The Seven Last Words of Our Savior on the Cross extended string quartet version
The Seven Last Words of Our Saviour On the Cross (German: Die sieben letzten Worte unseres Erlösers am Kreuze) is an orchestral work by Joseph Haydn, commissioned in 1785 or 1786 for the Good Friday service at Cádiz Cathedral in Spain...

Haydn: Sonata I more >>
Francesco da Milano “Il Divino”
Francesco da Milano (dubbed "Il divino") was celebrated as the pre-eminent composer of lute music in Renaissance Italy. He was widely published in his lifetime and remained popular across Europe well into the 17th century...

Francesco da Milano "Il Divino": Fantasia more >>
Poets from the East
The solo debut recital recording by Taiwanese pianist Evelyn Chang is an ingenious blend of Eastern musical poetry and Western colours, drawing attention to the artist's musical and cultural roots...

Leonid Desyatnikov: From Kashchey's Life more >>
Dvořák Quartet no. 12, Op. 96 American / Smetana Quartet no. 1 From my Life
In its valedictory release, the world-renowned Tokyo String Quartet presents a pair of well-loved chamber works offering a glimpse into the private world of two Czech composers - Antonín Dvorák and Bedrich Smetana...

Brahms: Dvořák: Quartet no. 12, Op. 96 American - III Molto Vivace more >>
Brahms – Clarinet Quintet / String Quartet no. 2
Brahms's implacable self-criticism was at its height in the domain of chamber music: he was already forty when he produced this Second String Quartet (of three)...

Brahms: String Quartet in A minor Opus 51 - Quasi Minuetto, moderato, Allegretto vivace more >>
Works for Viola and Piano – Brahms/ Bridge/ Enescu/ Franck/ Glinka/ Tabakova
Maxim Rysanov is re-defining the art of viola playing for a new generation. “Romantic expression”, says Rysanov, is the thread that unites the half-dozen works on his solo debut disc with Taiwanese pianist Evelyn Chang...

Frank Bridge: Allegro appassionato more >>
Thea Musgrave – Chamber works for Oboe
Rich and powerful musical language and a strong sense of drama have made Scottish-American composer Thea Musgrave (b.1928) one of the most respected and exciting contemporary voices...

Musgrave: Night Windows - Loneliness more >>
Franz Schubert – Licht und Lieber
Sometimes written in dialogue or in unison, sometimes close to opera, to a Singspiel scene or to choral music, Schubert's vocal duets, trios and quartets show the full variety of his creative impulses...

Schubert: Die Geselligkeit (Lebenslust) D 609 - Johann Karl Unger more >>