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The Romantic Cello Concerto, Vol. 6: Vieuxtemps, Ysa˙e ()

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composed by Eugčne Ysa˙e, Henri Vieuxtemps

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The Romantic Cello Concerto, Vol. 6: Vieuxtemps, Ysa˙e - Alban Gerhardt (cello); Royal Flemish Philharmonic; Josep Caballé-Domenech (conductor)
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  1. Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 46
  2. Cello Concerto No. 2 in B minor, Op. 50 (Op. posth. 4)
  3. Méditation, for cello & orchestra, Op. 16
  4. Sérénade, for cello & orchestra, Op. 22
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Given the propensity of cellists and cello lovers to bemoan the lack of solo repertory for the cello, it's a bit odd that these four works by composers who specialized in virtuoso violin repertory don't get dusted off and played more often. Both composers were perfectly capable of transferring their musical language to the cello, and all the pieces have difficult but suave and idiomatic cello parts. The Cello Concerto No. 2 in B minor, Op. 50, of Henri Vieuxtemps is probably the stronger of his pair of concertos for the ...

The Romantic Cello Concerto, Vol. 6: Vieuxtemps, Ysa˙e 2015, Hyperion

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