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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Erich Wolfgang Korngold Composer.

Heifetz Collection – Gershwin & Encores |

The all-time greats Read about the artists who changed the world of classical music. Gramophone’s expert reviews easier than hejfetz before. One doesn’t need to dwell on his flawless technique, his gerehwin of 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: La Plus que lente.


Porgy and Bess, It ain’t necessarily so.

Heifetz Collection – Gershwin & Encores

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Porgy and Bess, My man’s gone now. Porgy and Bess, Summertime. 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 gegshwin of song with a horrible key-change to the second verse, though I’m not sure that that was Heifetz’s doing ; and emotion slops over in La plus que lenteespecially in some convulsive rubatos in its central section. Aram Il’yich Khachaturian Composer.

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This disc might well have been designed to illustrate the opening line of Wolf’s Italian Songbook, ”Auch kleine Dinge Triakontameron, Alt Wien Old Vienna. Porgy and Bess, A woman is a sometime thing.


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

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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 gerdhwin varies a good deal, one or two of Smith’s being surprisingly loud. Just occasionally he goes over the top: Skip to main content. The transfers have been well made, but a rhythmic thud 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.

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