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Gidon Kremer

Violinist Gidon Kremer was born in Riga, Latvia on February 27, 1947; he began studying music at age four under the tutelage of his father and grandfather, both noted string players in their own right. Three years later he was accepted to the Riga Music School, and at 16 won first prize at the Latvian Republic. Following a tenure studying at the Moscow Conservatory under David Oistrakh, in 1967 Kremer took home top honors in the Queen Elizabeth Competition; he subsequently won first prize in Genoa's Paganini Competition and the International Tchaikovsky Competition as well. Throughout the course of the career that followed, Kremer explored both the classical canon and avant-garde material, working with a vast-ranging series of chamber partners including Martha Argerich, András Schiff, Keith Jarrett and Yo-Yo Ma. In 1981 he founded the Kremerata Musica, an annual chamber music festival in Lockenhaus, Austria; 16 years later he formed the Kremerata Baltica, a string orchestra assembling the finest young talent from the Baltic region. Kremer also assumed control of Yehudi Menuhin's Gstaad Summer Music Festival in 1996. His recordings include performances of the Beethoven, Schumann and Brahms violin concertos as well as more eclectic fare including 1998's Le Cinema, a collection of film music made in conjunction with pianist Oleg Maisenberg. ~ Jason Ankeny, Rovi
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Selected Discography

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Track List: Hommage À Piazzolla: The Complete Astor Piazzolla Recordings

Disc 1
Composer: Astor Piazzolla
Title: Milonga En Re
Title: Vardarito, Tango
Title: Oblivion, Tango
Title: Escualo, Tango
Title: L'histoire Du Tango, Tango Cycle For Flute & Guitar
Title: Concierto Para Quinteto, Tango
Title: Soledad, Tango
Title: Buenos Aires Hora Cero (Zero Hour), Tango
Title: Celos, Tango
Title: Le Grand Tango, For Cello & Piano
Disc 2
Title: Revirado, Tango
Title: Pachouli, Tango
Title: Preludio Para El Año 3001, Tango Song
Title: El Tango, Tango Song
Composer: Giya Kancheli
Title: Instead Of A Tango
Composer: Astor Piazzolla
Title: Decaríssimo, Tango
Title: Che Tango Che, Tango Song (With J.c. Carriere And Others)
Title: Milonga For Three, Tango (From Cycle, The Rough Dancer And The Cyclical Night)
Title: Michelangelo '70, Tango For Bandoneon, Violin, Electric Guitar, Piano & Double Bass
Disc 3
Title: María De Buenos Aires, Operetta
Disc 4
Disc 5
Title: Tango Ballet, For Octet
Title: El áNgel, Tango Cycle
Title: Tres Piezas Para Orquesta De Cámara
Disc 6
Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
Title: Violin Concerto, For Violin, Strings & Continuo In E Major ("La Primavera," The Four Seasons; "Il Cimento" No. 1), Op.8/1, Rv 269
Composer: Astor Piazzolla
Title: Verano Porteño, Tango (Incl. In Cuatro Estaciones Porteñas [The Four Seasons])
Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
Title: Violin Concerto, For Violin, Strings & Continuo In G Minor ("L'estate," The Four Seasons; "Il Cimento" No. 2), Op. 8/2, Rv 315
Composer: Astor Piazzolla
Title: Otoño Porteño, Tango (Incl. In Cuatro Estaciones Porteñas [The Four Seasons])
Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
Title: Violin Concerto, For Violin, Strings & Continuo In F Major ("L'autunno," The Four Seasons; "Il Cimento" No. 3), Op.8/3, Rv 293
Composer: Astor Piazzolla
Title: Invierno Porteño, Tango (Incl. In Cuatro Estaciones Porteñas [The Four Seasons])
Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
Title: Violin Concerto, For Violin, Strings & Continuo In F Minor ("L'inverno," The Four Seasons; "Il Cimento" No. 4), Op. 8/4, Rv 297
Composer: Astor Piazzolla
Title: Primavera Porteña, Tango (Incl. In Cuatro Estaciones Porteñas [The Four Seasons])
Disc 7
Title: La Calle 92, Tango
Title: Tango Etudes
Title: Chiquilín De Bachin, Tango Song
Title: Río Sena, Tango
Title: Tango Etudes
Composer: Giovanni Sollima
Title: Violoncelles, Vibrez!, Ballad For 2 Cellos & Strings
Composer: Astor Piazzolla
Title: Milonga Sin Palabras, For Bandoneón & Piano
Disc 8
Title: Tango Etudes
Title: L'histoire Du Tango, Tango Cycle For Flute & Guitar
Title: Vardarito, Tango
Title: Decaríssimo, Tango
Title: Escualo, Tango
Title: Jeanne Y Paul, Tango (For Film, Cadaveri Eccelente)
Title: Invierno Porteño, Tango (Incl. In Cuatro Estaciones Porteñas [The Four Seasons])
Title: Le Grand Tango, For Cello & Piano
Title: Michelangelo '70, Tango For Bandoneon, Violin, Electric Guitar, Piano & Double Bass
Composer: Giya Kancheli
Title: Instead Of A Tango
Composer: Astor Piazzolla
Title: El áNgel, Tango Cycle
Title: Buenos Aires Hora Cero (Zero Hour), Tango

Comments

Please Pandora, what is going on about one of the greatest violists of all times Gidon Kremer? Where are Mozart, Vivaldi, Paganini, or where is Bach, all these mastered by Gidon Kremer and beyond perfection to listen to. I don't think that this kind of repertore that you have chosen for him could be Kremer's choise. Pandora is making him look like a pathetic mere violinist that plays only one thing, and that is such an insult against Mr. Kremer, well, yes He plays piazolla too very perfect by th
t_a_carlos20 0 0
iI WANT TO KNOW THE REAL HISTORY OF GIDEON ;SINCE HERE ARE DIFFERENT POINTS OF VIEW AND DATES ;AND TANGO WAS WELL BEFORE GIDEON !
jawiki
Gidon Kremer is a Latvian violinist (emigrated to Germany in 1980), whose repertoire goes well beyond (and well before) tango. Pandora, please get it right.
and now it's Piazzolla and still not Gidon Kremer. Classy job Pandora.
patrick.s.du n n
and the bio is of Luigi Nono, not Gidon Kremer.
The spelling of this artist is "Gidon" not "GidEon"

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