Caprice CD (2014) Uk
Caprice, violinist David Garrett's 2014 release on Decca, is a lively collection of crossover pieces that reflect his roles as a classically trained virtuoso and a populizer of many kinds of music. It's a balancing act that has great appeal for a large audience of casual listeners, and Garrett communicates both energy and excitement in his elaborate arrangements of music by the Romantic violinist par excellence, NiccolÚ Paganini, giving a contemporary sound to the Caprice No. 24, La campanella, Carnival of Venice, and other spectacular showpieces. He also includes his own lavish versions of themes from Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake, Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 2, Mozart's Rondo alla Turca, Wieniawski's Capriccio tarantella, and a smattering of flashy updates of old ...
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Caprice CD (2006)
Track Listing of songs: Piano Sonata No. 13 in B flat major, K. 333 (K. 315c): Rondo alla turca; Libertango, tango; Gammal Fabodpsalm (Old Pastoral Hymn), for organ: Andante; Variations on a Theme from Bellini's "Norma, " for cornet & piano; Caprice for solo violin in A minor (Theme & Variations), Op. 1/24, MS 25/24; Siete canciones populares espanola (7 Popular Spanish Songs), for voice & piano, G. 40; Vocalise, song for voice & piano, Op. 34/14; Die Zauberflote (The Magic Flute), opera, K. 620: Der Holle Rache (Queen of Night's aria); Concerto for violin, strings & continuo No. 1 in A minor, BWV 1041: 2. Andante; Syrinx, for solo flute, L. 129; Concerto for trumpet & orchestra: 2. Nocturne; ...