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7 thoughts on “ Toccata II - Pēteris Vasks - Cello Concerto

  1. Feb 01,  · Vasks can sometimes get the orchestra to play unusual sounds, but it never seems to be done for effect: musical integrity is his hallmark. This is a major cello concerto, and cello lovers owe it to themselves to audition this disk before adding yet another performance of the Dvorak concerto /5(4).
  2. VASKS, P.: Symphony No. 3 / Cello Concerto (Ylönen, Tampere Philharmonic, J. Storgårds) by Pēteris Vasks. Listen to classical music CDs online.
  3. This SACD offers two of Latvian composer Peteris Vasks' most important large-scale works, his Third Symphony () and his Cello Concerto (). One aspect of Vasks' largely tonal music that takes some getting used to, particularly in the symphony, is the fact that there are rarely more than two things going on at the same time, and generally, one of these events is a fairly static 8/
  4. Jan 01,  · Vasks: Cello Concerto & Symphony No. 3 Tampere Philharmonic Cello Concerto: Toccata I - Marko Ylonen, Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra & John Storgards Marko Ylonen, Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra & John Storgards 9 Cello Concerto: Cantus II Marko Ylonen, Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra & John Storgards 9 Songs, 1 Hour 16 Minutes.
  5. Vasks, P.: Symphony No. 3 - Cello Concerto, an album by Pēteris Vasks, Marko Ylönen, Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra, John Storgårds on Spotify We and our partners use cookies to personalize your experience, to show you ads based on your interests, and for measurement and analytics purposes.
  6. The Latvian composer Pēteris Vasks (who turns 70 this April) first encountered the Argentinian cellist Sol Gabetta when he accepted an invitation to attend her annual chamber music festival in Switzerland (where she now resides). Fascinated by Vasks’s music ever since she heard his piece for solo cello Grāmata čellam at the age of 18, the persistent Gabetta eventually persuaded the.
  7. Himself a double-bassist, Pēteris Vasks has developed a particular affinity for the cello, and David Geringas, for whom Vasks composed his Cello Concerto, has brought together a striking programme of Vasks’s cello-centred chamber works.4/5.

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