CAMILLE SAINT-SAËNS (1835-1921): Violin Concerto No. 3 in B Minor, Op. 61, Caprice d'après l'Étude en forme de Valse for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 52 (arr. Ysaÿe), Caprice Andalouse for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 122, Prélude from Le déluge for String Orchestra, Op. 45, Valse-Caprice (Wedding Cake) for Piano and String Orchestra, Op. 76, Allegro Appassionato for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 70.
Catalogue Number: 01I045
Description: For those of you collecting the occasional Saint-Saëns releases on this label, here are some rarer pieces - 1884's Allegro, with emotion and passion rare for this composer, and the Ysaÿe transcription of the Lisztian étude which is one of Saint-Saëns' better piano pieces. Heini Kärkkäïnen (piano), Tapiola Sinfonietta; Jean-Jacques Kantorow (violin), Kees Bakels (vln. works).