Treasures – Güher & Süher Pekinel

Author: Arthaus Musik

Up to 17hours pure music enjoyment with the most important recordings of Güher & Süher Pekinel specially compiled by the Turkish twin sisters.

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The Güher & Süher Pekinel Piano Duo attracts exceptional attention in the international music scene. Their orchestral engagements include performances with distinguished orchestras such as the Berlin, Vienna, New York, Israel Philharmonic, London Philharmonia, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Orchestra dell’ Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Philadelphia Orchestra and Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra.

At their extensive recital tours, spanning the major music halls of Europe, Far East, among them Japan, and the United States, they have received wide critical acclaim for their extraordinary poetical musicality, pianistic perfection with genuine style and interpretation. This extensive edition including 4 DVDs, 2 Blu-rays and 7 CDs with numerous Piano Works and Piano Concertos presents the most important recordings from the career of the Turkish twin sisters – the real treasures of the world-class piano duo.

“The Pekinels are widely regarded as the finest duo-pianist team since Artur and Karl-Ulrich Schnabel." (Alexander Letvin, The Pianist Magazine)

DVD 1/Blu-ray 1: Pekinels play West Side Story
DVD 2/Blu-ray 2: Zubin Mehta: Güher & Süher Pekinel in Concert
DVD 3: Bach Jazz: Güher & Süher feat. Jacques Loussier Trio – Bach Concertos
DVD 4: Güher & Süher Pekinel Live in Concert
4 Audio CDs with piano works composed by Bach, Bartók, Bernstein, Brahms, Gershwin, Granados, Infante, Lecuona, Liszt, Lutosławski, Mozart, Penderecki, Poulenc, Rachmaninov, Ravel, SaintSaëns, Stravinsky
3 Audio CDs with 10 classic piano concertos + Bach Jazz Version

Cat. No.: 109366

Genre Concert
Recording location Borusan American Festival, Istanbul; Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino; Ludwigsburg International Music Festival; Schwetzingen Festival; Cadogan Hall, London; Tonhalle Zurich 2007; Luzern Piano Festival
Recording date 2015; 2012; 2010; 2007; 2006; 2001
Duration 1034 mins
Video format 4x DVD 9 / NTSC | 2x Blu-ray Disc 25GB (Dual Layer) | 7x Audio CD
Audio format PCM Stereo / Stereo (Audio CDs)
Composer Bach, Bartók, Bernstein, Brahms, Gershwin, Granados, Infante, Lecuona, Liszt, Lutosławski, Mozart, Penderecki, Poulenc, Rachmaninov, Ravel, SaintSaëns, Stravinsky, Schubert
Conductor Zubin Mehta, Muhai Tang, Sir Colin Davis, Howard Griffits, Sir Neville Marriner, Marek Janowski
Soloist Güher Pekinel (Piano)
Soloist Süher Pekinel (Piano)
Soloist Raphael Haeger (Percussion, Berlin Philharmonic)
Soloist Simon Rössler (Percussion, Berlin Philharmonic)
Soloist Lorenzo D’Attoma (Percussion)
Soloist Fausto Cesare Bombardier (Percussion)
Soloist Jacques Loussier (Piano)



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