Klengel

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COMPOSERS: Klengel
LABELS: CPO
WORKS: Cello Concerto No. 1; Cello Concerto No. 4; Double Cello Concerto in E minor
PERFORMER: Xenia Jankovic, Christoph Richter (cello); NDR Hannover Radio PO/Bjarte Engeset
CATALOGUE NO: 999 714-2
Klengel’s cello pupils included Piatigorsky and Feuermann, and his music is expertly written for the instrument, with echoes of Mendelssohn, Brahms, Tchaikovsky and Dvorák. No profound revelations here, but a great deal of pleasure, with Jankovic an especially eloquent soloist. Martin Cotton

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