KURT ATTERBERG (1887-1974): Concerto for Violin, Cello and Orchestra, Op. 57 (World Premiere Recording), Suite No. 5 for Chamber Orchestra, Op. 23 “Barocco”, Sinfonia per archi, Op. 53.
Catalogue Number: 05U003
Reference: DACOCD 836
Description: First recording of a 19-minute, single-movement concerto inspired by folk tunes and commissioned by the Swedish Radio in 1960 which also existss in the form of a violin-and-viola double concerto and as a Trio Concertante for violin, viola and harp. The couplings are a 1923 suite of Italian baroque pastiches and the 1953 string symphony, concise but warm and neo-Romantic. Amus Kerstin Andersson (violin), Mats Levin (cello), Örebro Chamber Orchestra; Thord Svedlund.