Jascha Heifetz conducts the New Symphony Orchestra of London in performing
Concertos by Bach & Brahms alongside Mozart's Sinfonia concertante in E-Flat.
The incomparable Jascha Heifetz plays three of the greatest "double concertos" -
by Bach, Brahms and Mozart - in distinguished collaboration with cellist Gregor
Piatigorsky, violist Williams Primrose and violinist Erick Friedman.
Newly remastered RCA Living Stereo album in Hybrid Super Audio CD format! This
Living Stereo recording is part of a series of legendary recordings made in the
50s & 1960s by RCA to showcase the fidelity and 3D sonics possible with the
then-new Stereophonic sound format.
The RCA Living Stereo SACD remastering project is being handled by John Newton,
Philip Nedel and Mark Donahue at Soundmirror Corporation in Boston. For the new
Super Audio CDs, Soundmirror obtained the original analog master tapes for each
These SACDs were an original three-track stereo recordings; in SACD surround mode, the music will be heard only form the front left, center and right channels.
• Super Audio CD
• SACD 3.0 Multi-Channel SACD Layer
• SACD Stereo SACD Layer
• This Hybrid SACD contains a 'Red Book' Stereo CD Layer which is playable on most conventional CD Players!
Erick Friedman (1,2,3)
Thornton Lofthouse (1,2,3)
New Symphony Orchestra of London (1,2,3)
Gregor Piatigorsky (7,8,9)
William Primrose (4,5,6)
RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra (4,5,6,7,8,9)
Sir Malcolm Sargent (1,2,3)
Izler Solomon (4,5,6)
Alfred Wallenstein (7,8,9)
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
1-3. Concerto in D Minor for Two Violins, BWV 1043
Wolfgang Amadéus Mozart (1756-1791)
4-6. Sinfonia concertante in E-Flat, K.364
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
7-9. Concerto in A Minor for Violin and Cello, Op. 102
Total playing time 70:53.
Recorded in 1961, 1956 and 1960.