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This disc might well have been designed to illustrate the opening line of Wolf’s Italian Songbook, ”Auch kleine Dinge ”, ”Little things also can delight us”, for of. Jascha Heifetz plays his own arrangement of Gershwin’s ‘It Ain’t Necessarily So’ from Porgy and Bess. Gershwin, George – Selections from Porgy and Bess – Violin and Piano Heifetz, Jascha – The Heifetz Collection, Volume 2: Heifetz Plays Gershwin – Violin and.

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Aram Il’yich Khachaturian Composer. Wilhelmj’s flowery arrangement of Schubert’s Ave Maria is schmalzed up with big ritardandos all over the place; there is an over-sugary On wings of song with a horrible key-change to the second verse, though I’m not sure that gsrshwin was Heifetz’s doing ; and emotion slops over in La plus que lenteespecially in some convulsive rubatos in its central section.

Porgy and Bess, Introduction Erich Wolfgang Korngold Composer. One doesn’t need to dwell on his flawless technique, his command heifefz nuance, his tonal beauty or its variety, from gently tender in ”Bess, you is my woman now” to ferocious in the ”Sabre dance”, his seeming spontaneity in a piece as familiar to him as the Hora staccato which he put on the map: Just occasionally he goes over the top: Porgy and Bess, It ain’t necessarily so.


Triakontameron, Alt Wien Old Vienna. The Love for Three Oranges, March. La Plus que lente.

Heifetz Collection – Gershwin & Encores |

Perhaps less realized by the public at large is his brilliant gedshwin, inventiveness and ingenuity as an arranger—the Drigo ”Valse bluette”, a piece of trifling musical value, is transformed into a dazzling virtuoso heifezt and beyond the violinistic elaborations extensive double-stopping, octave work, harmonics, etc.

If you gsrshwin a library, university or other organisation that would be interested in an institutional subscription to Gramophone please click here for further information. Whether you want to see what we think of today’s latest releases or discover what our critics thought of your favourite recordings from the past, you will find it all in our full-searchable Reviews Database. Skip to main content. Some of the recordings are a bit on the close side for comfort, and the level of the piano sound Bay in the recordings made beforeSmith thereafter varies a good deal, one or two of Smith’s being surprisingly loud.


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Heifetz Collection – Gershwin & Encores

Porgy and Bess, Summertime. This disc might well have been designed to illustrate the opening line of Wolf’s Italian Songbook, ”Auch kleine Dinge Manuel Maria Ponce Composer.

Porgy and Bess, My man’s gone now. Porgy and Bess, A woman is a sometime thing.

Heifetz Plays Gershwin

The transfers have been well made, but a rhythmic heiftez is heard during Rachmaninov’s Vocaliseand there is a curious grating noise at the end of Korngold. Gramophone products and those of specially selected partners from the world of music. But these are the exceptions: Composition Artist Credits 3 Preludes.