Midori Komachi and Simon Callaghan - Colours of the Heart

Colours of the Heart

Midori Komachi and Simon Callaghan

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CD Album 11 tracks £12.99

Description

Midori Komachi and Simon Callaghan - Colours of the Heart

An Album inspired by 'Delius and Gauguin'
Midori Komachi (violin), Simon Callaghan (piano)

Debussy: Sonata for Violin and Piano in G minor
Delius: Sonata for Violin and Piano No.3
Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Piano in G major
Grieg (arr. Sauret): Lieder for Violin and Piano

Highly sought after for their performances of the Delius Violin Sonatas, these two award-winning artists, have based this new album around their 'Delius and Gauguin' project, which celebrates the colourful inspiration shared by the composer Frederick Delius and painter Paul Gauguin, along with pieces by other closely associated composers.

Recorded at Potton Hall, Suffolk, on 21st & 22nd February 2014.
Producer: Jeremy Hayes
Engineer: Ben Connellan

Further information about the CD available here: http://www.delius.org.uk/news120314.htm

Reviews

“Imaginatively and attractively played by Midori Komachi and finely supported by the pianist Simon Callaghan”: John France, MusicWeb International

"...I can say with assurance that this is an excellent performance.I recommend the CD to anyone wanting a fine recording of this repertoire. A very worthwhile disc.”James Tobin, ClassicalNet

Tracklisting

CD Album (MKCD001)
  1. Midori Komachi and Simon Callaghan - Sonata for Violin and Piano in G Minor: I. Allegro vivo
  2. Midori Komachi and Simon Callaghan - Sonata for Violin and Piano in G Minor: II. Intermède (Fantasque et léger)
  3. Midori Komachi and Simon Callaghan - Sonata for Violin and Piano in G Minor: III. Finale (Très animé)
  4. Midori Komachi and Simon Callaghan - Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 3: I. Slow
  5. Midori Komachi and Simon Callaghan - Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 3: II. Andante Scherzando - Meno mosso
  6. Midori Komachi and Simon Callaghan - Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 3: III. Lento - Con moto - Tranquillo - Tempo primo
  7. Midori Komachi and Simon Callaghan - Sonata for Violin and Piano in G Major: I. Allegretto
  8. Midori Komachi and Simon Callaghan - Sonata for Violin and Piano in G Major: II. Blues
  9. Midori Komachi and Simon Callaghan - Sonata for Violin and Piano in G Major: III. Perpetuum Mobile
  10. Midori Komachi and Simon Callaghan - Melodies of the Heart, Op. 5: Ich Liebe Dich (Jeg Elsker Dig) [Arr. By Sauret]
  11. Midori Komachi and Simon Callaghan - Peer Gynt, Suite No. 2, Op. 55: IV. Solveigs Sang (Arr. By Sauret)