Johann Sebastian Bach – Composer – Goldberg Variations BWV (Sitkovetsky version) – Music Sales Classical. The Russian-born violinist Dmitry Sitkovetsky, who founded the New European Strings Chamber Orchestra in , has enthusiastically. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Goldberg Variations on Discogs.

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Some changes in the orchestration dmotry led to an injection of youthful energy throughout the piece. Monday, May 1, – Bach was perhaps never rewarded so well for one of his compositions.

Sitkowetskis Bearbeitung entstand zur Feier von Bachs In variation 5, Sitkovetsky resists the temptation to write a third part, while the two-part texture of variation 6 is cleverly redistributed between the three instruments—leaving it as a two-voice jig—as it is in variation The slow numbers breathe and sing.

A renaissance man and a magnetic creative force, Dmitry Sitkovetsky has made a considerable impact on every aspect of musical life and has been successful as a performer, creator and siykovetsky for over four decades. Sign Up for Our Newsletter: The Goldberg Variations stands as one of the greatest keyboard works ever written.

I cannot imagine more gripping accounts. In the sitkoovetsky Sitkovetsky tells the story the arrangements. There was no irony in the notion—expressed on this title page—of a work that aspired to speak to the soul of those playing and hearing the work: The arranger applies pizzicato and other effects wisely and effectively; everything is stylish and never crosses the line of good taste.

All in all, on this disc we meet two glorious new Bach works sitkovrtsky string trio. He could not get enough of them, and for a long time, whenever sleepless nights came, he would say, Dear Goldberg, do play me one of my variations. Sitkovetsky achieved unprecedented candor and intimacy in these conversations.

The Art of Transcription – JS Bach arrangements for String Trio by Dmitry Sitkovetsky

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Hyperion offers both CDs, and downloads in a number of formats. The Russian-born violinist Dmitry Sitkovetsky, who founded the New European Strings Chamber Orchestra inhas enthusiastically practiced the art of transcription for many years, producing more than 25 new string arrangements of chamber and keyboard works.

Customize your notifications for tour dates near your hometown, birthday wishes, or special discounts in our online store! The grand chords of variation 29 are also persuasively transcribed. I turned to my friend Dmitry Sitkovetsky, who is a Master in transcriptions. Given his ability to turn any project into a highly anticipated artistic event, Variation.

Update Required To play the media you will need to goldbsrg update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. A version for string orchestra is equally popular and these transcriptions have been played all over the world. A new recording project with Lukas Geniusas is in the works, as an homage to Fritz Kreisler and Sergei Rachmaninov, one of the most legendary duets in the dmitdy of classical music. Bach, as a devout Lutheran, was deeply conscious of the spiritual dimension of music, and the wish of composers to enrich the soul as well as to divert and entertain.

Tempos are well chosen, and if the players are a little short of Baroque period credentials, they produce a crisp tone with little vibrato, and offer such an abundance of riches that one readily forgets variatlons reservations.

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It was 25 years after the piece was first transcribed, I had performed it many times and heard different adaptations of it, so I felt the need to return to a simpler version with hardly any repeats at all. You are here Home. Often the sound has orchestral weight and fullness. Since then my transcriptions have been played all over the world, and moreover they have opened the floodgates of new interpretive possibilities for the piece which have included solo harp, wind instruments of all kinds, saxophone quartets, Renaissance viols and even a fascinating concoction of Uri Caine, among many others.

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Highlights of the previous seasons include a tour of Tuscany of Orchestra della Toscana of Florence with Maestro Sitkovetsky performing both as the conductor and the soloist; an ongoing collaboration with the Slovenian Philharmonic, which has brought him to the Ljubljana International Festival for three consecutive summers with five different programs; the return to the Taipei Symphony Orchestra; an all-Bach solo violin recital at the Accademia Chigiana in Siena; headlining the Sitkkovetsky International Music Festival, alongside Grigory Sokolov, Maxim Vengerov and other stars; the inauguration of a new chamber music series in New York City, presented at Columbia University by the Aspect Foundation for Music and Arts; a month-long tour of Japan; the debut TED talk on the power of curiosity; the launch of his first book Dmitry Sitkovetsky.

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In his biography Forkel relates the story as follows: Join the mailing list. This performance, marking the 25th anniversary of the festival, was broadcast worldwide on Medici. Please use the dropdown buttons to set your preferred options, or use the checkbox to accept the defaults. Hawkins concludes his discussion of Bach with three full pages of music examples, comprising the Aria, Variation 9 and Variation 10 from xmitry Goldberg Variations, making this one of the first pieces of Bach to appear in print outside Germany.

September Total duration: The frenetic momentum of variation 26 is, again, cleverly redistributed among the trio, while in variation 28 there is more effective use of pizzicato, variatikns to mirror the sound of the harpsichord as well as to lighten the texture. By submitting my information above, I acknowledge that Variatione have reviewed and agreed to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Useand I agree to receive updates and marketing messages from time to time from Nonesuch and its affiliates.