Works by Barber Performed by Tedd Joselson and Ittai Shapira
ALBUM TITLE: Barber
WORKS: Adagio for Strings*; Piano concerto; Violin concerto**; 4 Choral Pieces†
PERFORMER: Tedd Joselson (piano); **Ittai Shapira (violin); *LSO/Schenck; Russian Philharmonic Orch/Sanderling; †Joyful Company of Singers/Peter Broadbent
CATALOGUE NO: ALC 1309 (1995-2001)
Only a great violinist such as Shapira can take the unchecked gorgeousness of Barber’s Violin Concerto and make it burn. Joselson breathes life into the sadder, more abstract Piano Concerto.