Sure,musicians always adored this album but I am not a musician and it is a testament to Mozart and Brain that this music finds its way to hearts of everybody. 1 PREVIEW Horn Concerto No. Dennis Brain/Karajan MOZART Horn Concertos - Angel 35092 Vinyl 12" LP 1957. The gradations of condition I use are as follows: MINT, Near-Mint, Excellent, Very Good, Good, Fair, Poor. The British horn player Dennis Brain (1921–1957) is commonly described by such statements as “the greatest horn player of the 20th Century,” “a genius,” and “a legend.” He was both a prodigy and popularizer, famously performing a concerto on a garden hose in perfect pitch. 1-4; Quintet K452 by Dennis Brain Now. $9.99. Dennis Brain (Artist) Format: Audio CD. The great Dennis Brain presides over these horn works, with typically attentive and able assistance from Herbert von Karajan. 1-4 ‎ (LP, Mono, Mag) Columbia: 33CX 1140: UK: Unknown: Sell This Version The British horn player Dennis Brain (1921–1957) is commonly described by such statements as “the greatest horn player of the 20th Century,” “a genius,” and “a legend.” He was both a prodigy and popularizer, famously performing a concerto on a garden hose in perfect pitch. It would certainly need one of the severer purists to raise any serious objection to this alternative colouring being made available; even so, it does not quite fill the gap created by the deletion of the excellent Nixa disc of the original version of the music. Its Vol.1 (EAC-60049/50) contained concertos of Mozart and Strauss, Vol.2 (EAC-60051/52) quintets of Mozart and Beethoven, and Vol.3 (EAC-60053/54) Hindemith, Mozart No.2 (1946 recording), Haydn's horn signal, Berkeley and Jacob. 16 The second disc includes the Mozart Karajan performances as well as the Quintet for piano and wind in E flat K452 where he s joined by his Wind Ensemble and pianist Colin Horsley. Covid Safety Holiday Shipping Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help. 16 by Dennis Brain on Apple Music. 1 PREVIEW Horn Concerto No. The striking cover photo of Brain was taken by Derek Allen. Dennis Brain - horn Griller Quartet Curzon record is of high quality, and it is good to have this example of his superlative artistry in the music of Mozart, a composer who was particularly close to his heart. Used Classical LPs, CDs, Books & Music Memorabilia for Sale. Dennis Brain (1921 – 1957) was a very distinguished British horn player and was largely responsible for popularizing the horn as a solo classical instrument with the public. 100- 12 inch OUTER SLEEVES- 3 MIL … 1 in D Major, K. 412: II. 2012 Preview SONG TIME Horn Concerto No. 1 - 4 Dennis Brain, horn Philharmonia Orchestra Herbert von Karajan Quintet in E flat for piano and wind Colin Horsley, piano Dennis Brain Wind Ensemble Though recorded in mono, this set of 'Horn Concertos' with Dennis Brain, the Philharmonia under Karajan remains one of the greatest recordings ever made. Pianist Colin Horsley and the Dennis Brain Wind Ensemble play it with the delicacy and finely calibrated precision to make it really sparkle. The World of Dennis Brain 2009 Mozart: Horn Quintet in E Flat Major, K. 407 - Beethoven: Quintet in E Flat for Piano and Winds, Op. Besides reviving interest in the great horn literature from the past, he inspired many composers to expand its solo and chamber music repertoire, including Hindemith, Poulenc, and a number of British composers, most notably Britten, who wrote some of his most sublime music for Brain. Dennis Brain (17 May 1921 – 1 September 1957) was a British virtuoso horn player who was largely credited for popularizing the horn as a solo classical instrument with the post-war British public. Dennis Brain - Mozart Horn Concertos 1-4 EMI Classics (BMG version) Disc,inserts in very good condition. Plays perfectly. Mozart - Horn Concertos (Dennis Brain/ Philharmonia Orchestra/Herbert von Karajan) When it comes to the Horn Concertos, everyone tends to flock to the big-hitter, the Rondo from concerto no. Dennis Brain (17 Mei 1921 – 1 September 1957) was 'n Britse virtuoos horingspeler wat daarmee gekrediteer word dat hy die horing as 'n solo klassieke instrument by die na-oorlogse Britse publiek gepopulariseer het. Dennis Brain (born 17 May 1921; died London, 1 September 1957) was a British horn player. 4 in E-Flat, K. 495 Dennis Brain, with the Hallé Orchestra conducted by Malcolm Sargent and Laurence Turner Recorded June 21, 1943 Columbia Masterworks set MX-285, two 78-rpm records Link (FLAC files, 51.45 MB) Link (MP3 files, 32.16 MB) The double conductor attribution requires some explanation. DENNIS BRAIN / KARAJAN Mozart Horn Concertos 1-4 UK VINYL LP COLUMBIA 33CX 1140. Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Schumann, Dittersdorf, Dukas and an excerpt from the Hoffnung Music Festival, 1956. 3, K. 447 / Divertimento No. $35.91 — Audio CD, Audiobook, Original recording remastered — $66.00 — I have taken the mono LP and transferred it to CD, using my own audio editing steps to create a stereo sound. Buy Dennis Brain's album titled Mozart: Horn Concertos; Quintet, K 452. Dennis Brain, Herbert von Karajan & Philharmonia Orchestra. See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Arguably one of the finest horn players of all time, Brain was also an integral part of English orchestral brass sections. Amazon Price New from Used from Audio CD, Import, 26 March 2012 "Please retry" $35.91 . Check out Mozart: Horn Concertos/ Quintet, K. 452 by Philharmonia Orchestra/Herbert Von Karajan/Dennis Brain on Amazon Music. Overall, this rates as a very fine collector's copy. Although surfaces are not absolutely silent (and thus I have rated it NM vs. MINT), really this is a very fine copy and playback is truly superb. Toshiba EMI's "The Art of Dennis Brain", a comprehensive compilation in 3 volumes of 2 LPs each, was released in early 1970's. 1-4; Quintet K452. Mozart Horn Concerto No.2 in E flat K417 R.Strauss Horn Concerto No.1 in E flat Op.11: 56/02/27: Aberdeen: Dennis Brain Trio: Brahms Trio for violin, horn and piano Berkley Trio for violin, horn and piano Mozart Horn Quintet(arr. Mozart: Horn Concerto No. The great Dennis Brain presides over these horn works, with typically attentive and able assistance from Herbert von Karajan. A sensitive and congenial chamber musician, one wonders what could have been if he hadn't died in a car crash in 1957. Mozart wrote that his Quintet for piano and winds, K. 452, was "the best thing so far I have written in my life," and it is exceptionally graceful, inventive, and witty. Dennis Brain (17 Mei 1921 – 1 September 1957) was 'n Britse virtuoos horingspeler wat daarmee gekrediteer word dat hy die horing as 'n solo klassieke instrument by die na-oorlogse Britse publiek gepopulariseer het. Dennis Brain, Category: Artist, Albums: Philharmonia 75 - Dennis Brain, Philharmonia 75 Herbert Von Karajan, The Art of Dennis Brain, Strauss and Hindemith Horn Concertos, The Art of the French Horn (Digitally Remastered), Singles: Mozart: Horn Concerto No. shipping: + $3.33 shipping . With the collaboration of Herbert von Karajan and the Philharmonia Orchestra, he produced what many still consider to be the definitive recordings of Mozart's horn concerti. At last, now, some small part of his lucid, sane and always extraordinarily well laid-out music may be enjoyed on disc. Dennis Brain was born on 17 May 1921 into a prodigiously gifted musical family. Dennis Brain was one of the greatest horn players of all time. While the brilliance and presence of the best modern sound is of course not in evidence, yet by good fortune the broadcast performance from which the disc originates was itself a pre-recorded one, with the consequence that the quality of sound now given a wider distribution was at least entirely satisfactory. One of the most striking things about his performance is its seamlessness, and his velvety legato has seldom been surpassed. Everyone else since is judged against these performances. The condition of the jacket is GOOD. Many people thought of him as the greatest horn player ever. With the collaboration of Herbert von Karajan and the Philharmonia Orchestra, he produced what many still consider to be the definitive recordings of Mozart's horn concerti. The name Dennis Brain commands equal respect among soloists and orchestral players, and with good reason. Mozart* - Dennis Brain - Herbert von Karajan, Philharmonia Orchestra: Mozart* - Dennis Brain - Herbert von Karajan, Philharmonia Orchestra - Horn Concertos Nos.1-4 / Quintet K.452 ‎ (CD, Comp, RM) EMI Classics: 7243 5 55087 2 0: UK: 1994: Sell This Version Incidentally, there is an eloquent and moving tribute to Brain on the reverse side of the jacket by the eminent Gramophone critic Lionel Salter (all texts in English only). His immaculate horn-playing may be heard contributing to all the music on the record; his colleagues, too, give every point not only to the Jacob, but also to the other pieces. 1 in D Major, K. 412: II. $9.99. 3, K. 447 / Divertimento No. Buy 4 CDs or download online. Newly re-mastered. The cheapest, most attractively presented and most comprehensive single disc (78 minutes) of Dennis Brain in today’s market. 61. 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