Dennis was born in London in 1921. 2 in E-flat / Divertimento no. He has updated the discography. Biography. 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 beauty of his playing and his untimely death captured the public imagination like no horn player before or since. Robert L. Marshall Dennis Brain: A Comprehensive Discography As of September 2011 Composer Work Title Conductor Orchestra Collaborators, Soloists Final Date Label Additional Dates, Remarks Bartok Concerto for Orchestra Karajan PhmO 1 Dec 51, 28/29 Nov 52, 21/22 Jul 53 22 Jul 53 CD: Angel CMS 7634642 Bartok Dance Suite Markevitch PhmO 13/14 Jan 54. He came from a musical family. John Ericson - Oct 8, 2011. 3041 - - - - I recently received a note from Stephen Gamble that Robert Marshall’s substantially revised listing of Dennis Brain’s recordings, originally published in 1996 by Margun Music, is now online. His father, Alfred Edwin Brain Sr. was a member of the London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) horn quartet. Mozart; Clifford Curzon, Amadeus Quartet, Dennis Brain: 1: 1993: Brain Kell Goossens play Schumann and Beethoven: Schumann, Beethoven; Brain, Kell, Goossens: 1: 2002: Horn Concerto no. Brain, Senior. The Legacy of Dennis Brain. This biography was reissued thirty years after his death, and includes a discography. Dennis Brain: A Biography. Dennis Brain, through his concerts, broadcasts, and recordings, brought the horn into prominence as a solo instrument and became an inspiration to many for his technical and musical excellence on the horn. Aubrey Brain (12 July 1893 – 21 September 1955) was a British horn player and teacher. ISBN 978-0-7091-5772-4. Any information will be welcomed. Listen to music from Dennis Brain. He was the son of Aubrey Brain, nephew of Alfred Brain, Junior, and grandson of A.E. * Recordings & Discography - Walter Gieseking(1) from J.S.Bach to Debussy. Uittreksel van The Horn Call; Meckna, Michael. I have little information on his recordings from Pearl, and other indepent labels. 2, April 1991. 'A clear account of Dennis Brain… The update is available only as an Adobe Acrobat pdf file (here, right, or from the IHS Website. The book also contains an appreciation by Benjamin Britten. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Dennis Brain. Unequivocally acknowledged as one of classical music's most unique talents, Dennis Brain almost singlehandedly popularised the overlooked horn as an important solo instrument. The Horn Call, vol. Londen: Robert Hale, 1976. This disc includes one of the great highlights of the whole Britten discography, that first magical recording of the Serenade, with Pears in fresh, youthful voice and Dennis Brain's marvellous... — Gramophone Classical Music Guide, 2010 More… Dennis Brain Wind Ensemble discography and songs: Music profile for Dennis Brain Wind Ensemble. Robert Marshall published his discography of Dennis Brain's recordings, Dennis Brain on Record: A Comprehensive Discography of his Solo, Chamber and Orchestral Recordings, in 1996 with Margun Music. By. Marshall, Robert L. Dennis Brain on Record: A Comprehensive Discography of his Solo, Chamber and Orchestral Recordings. This discography is imperfect because my source is much restricted. Aubrey Harold Brain was born in London in 1893. 17 for 2 Horns and Strings in D major / Sonata for Horn and Piano in F major: Dennis Brain… A Newly Updated Dennis Brain Discography. He was the father of Dennis Brain.. XXI, no. 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