Homage to Jan Kubelik (2022)
Homage to Jan Kubelik
On this second album for the Hänssler company Hommage to Jan Kubelík, Pavel Šporcl plays Concerto No. 1 of the greatest Czech violinist in history, Jan Kubelík, in the world premiere. This wonderful work, in which the violin almost never stops playing, will certainly surprise you with both violin virtuosity and beautiful melody.
Don't miss Pavel's unique interpretation of Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy's famous Concerto in E minor.
This album must not be missing in your collection. You will receive a CD with Pavel Šporcl's handwriting signature
On sale from September 1, 2022
Pavel Šporcl's new album Homage to Jan Kubelík
On the recording, Pavel Šporcl presents the world premiere of the Violin Concerto No. 1 in C major by the greatest Czech violinist and composer, Jan Kubelík. The CD is complemented by a recording of Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy's famous Concerto in E minor.
He recorded the album accompanied by the Prague Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Tomáš Brauner in the Smetana Hall of the Municipal House.
Jan Kubelík (1880 – 1940)
Violin Concerto No. 1 in C major
I. Allegro moderato - 16:53
II. Andante cantabile - 9:01
III. Allegro molto, ma non troppo - 8:32
Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy (1809 – 1847)
Violin Concerto in E minor op. 64
I. Allegro molto appassionato - 13:44
II. Andante - 8:02
III. Allegretto non troppo – Allegro molto vivace - 6:45
Total time: 63:20
Pavel Šporcl, Violin
Prague Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Tomáš Brauner