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Gil Shaham - J.S. Bach: Sonatas & Partitas for Violin (2015) [Official Digital Download]

Gil Shaham - J.S. Bach: Sonatas & Partitas for Violin
Classical | FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44.1 kHz | 117:20 min | 1.23 GB | Digital booklet
Label: Canary Classics | Tracks: 31 | Rls.date: 2015

J.S. Bach’s Sonatas and Partitas for solo violin are considered by many as the pinnacle of musical achievement, arguably the composer’s most demanding and emotionally penetrating works. After living with, reading about, listening to and playing these seminal works for over 30 years Gil Shaham offers a fresh and vital new perspective on these works, undertaken in 2014 as part of his Artist-in-Residence with Symphonieorchester des Bayerischer Rundfunk.
Gil Shaham & Orli Shaham - Nigunim, Hebrew Melodies (2013) [Official Digital Download]

Gil Shaham & Orli Shaham - Nigunim, Hebrew Melodies
Classical | FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44.1 kHz | 67:01 min | 651 MB | Digital booklet
Label: Canary Classics | Tracks: 15 | Rls.date: 2013

Siblings Gil and Orli Shaham's new release is an offering of Hebrew melodies. Jewish folk music has always played an integral part in the Shahams' lives; as Gil recalls he grew up hearing Achron's Hebrew Melody being sung by his grandparents in Jerusalem. Such music vividly evokes its troubled origins. 'When I think about the time, people lived such hard lives in such poverty in the shtetl, and I think literature and music was an incredible escape for them,' the violinist reflects, yet the Hebrew melodies' potency is such that they transcend the world from which they sprang. 'One very powerful aspect of this music is its soulfulness,' Orli Shaham says; 'I don't care what background you come from, I don't think you can listen to it without feeling that connection.'

Sibelius · Tchaikovsky · Violin Concertos · Gil Shaham  Music

Posted by enjopin at Dec. 5, 2009
Sibelius · Tchaikovsky · Violin Concertos · Gil Shaham

Sibelius · Tchaikovsky · Violin Concertos · Shaham · PO · Sinopoli
Classical | EAC | APE, CUE, LOG 291 MB | MP3 HQ, Tracks 107 MB
1 CD | Covers | rs.com | 1993
Achron: Complete Suites For Violin And Piano - Hagai Shaham, Arnon Erez (2012)

Achron: Complete Suites For Violin And Piano - Hagai Shaham, Arnon Erez (2012)
EAC Rip | Flac (Image + cue + log) | 2 CDs | Full Scans | 689 MB
Genre: Classical | Label: Hyperion | Catalog Number: 67841

Admired by Schoenberg (who described him as ‘one of the most underestimated of modern composers’), Joseph Achron was a boundary defying violinist-composer of extraordinary gifts. He drew on his Jewish faith to profound effect, from the early influence of his cantor father to his enthusiastic championing of the Society for Jewish Folk Music (which did for Jewish music what Bartók did for Eastern European folk culture). It’s hardly surprising that much of Achron’s music is for violin—he was a consummate player himself and a prolific recitalist.
John Williams - TreeSong, Violin Concerto, 3 Pieces from "Schindler's List" - Gil Shaham

John Williams - TreeSong, Violin Concerto, 3 Pieces from "Schindler's List"
Gil Shaham (violin) - Boston Symphony Orchestra, John Williams (conductor)
classical | EAC-WAV-CUE + LOG + covers | 340 MB | 66 min | 2001 | Deutsche Grammophon | Rapidshare

As a life-long fan of Williams' film music, I have only recently discovered his more "serious" pieces. Like many versatile composers before him (think Korngold, Waxman, etc.), Williams is able to function in both worlds, writing rousing, effective scores and introspective, yet extremely dynamic works for concerto and orchestra.
Vivaldi: The Four Seasons /Shaham, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra (1995)

Vivaldi: The Four Seasons /Shaham, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra (1995)
X Lossless Decoder | FLAC(tracks + cue + log) | 1 CD | 235 MB (RAR 3% Rec) | Full Scans
Genre: Classical | Label: Deutsche Grammophon | Cat No. 439933

The modern popularity of Baroque music is a striking contrast to its original reception. Vivaldi's 'The Four Seasons,' written in 1725, was hardly noticed by music critics until it was revived in the early 1920s. Today it is one of the most recognized compositions of all time. Each mellifluent movement has worked its way into our common cultural language.
This disc, which features a CD-ROM encoding of a video for the "Winter" movement (both Macintosh- and PC-compatible), is a 1993 recording of the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra. This talented young group is bringing new popularity to its music through nontraditional means. The "Winter" video, which received its broadcast premier on The Weather Channel, gained the attention of a new audience.

Gil Shaham plays Mozart, Bach, Rodrigo and Sarasate  

Posted by teufelsohn at April 16, 2009
Gil Shaham plays Mozart, Bach, Rodrigo and Sarasate

Gil Shaham plays Mozart, Bach, Rodrigo and Sarasate
HDTV RiP | H.264 720x480 | 29.97 fps | mpga 320kbps | 1h 25min | 1.2 Gb
Genre: Classical

W. A. Mozart: Sonata for Piano and Violin in D, K.306
J. S. Bach: Sonata for solo violin No. 2 in A minor, BWV 1003
Joaquín Rodrigo: Sonata Pimpante
Pablo de Sarasate: Zapateado Op.23 No.2, Romanza Andaluza Op.22 No.1, Zigeunerweisen, Op.20, No. 1
Beethoven - Tripple concerto Septet - Shaham Mork Bronfman

Beethoven - Tripple concerto, Septet - Shaham, Mork, Bronfman,…
2003 | Classical | 1,2hours | Apple Losseless format | 207Mb

Schubert for two - Gil Shaham, Göran Söllsher  

Posted by EnzoF at Aug. 3, 2007
Schubert for two - Gil Shaham, Göran Söllsher

Schubert for two - Gil Shaham, Göran Söllsher
M4A f | 320 kbps | 1CD | 180MB
Recorded 2002

Devil's Dance - Gil Shaham  

Posted by EnzoF at July 31, 2007
Devil's Dance - Gil Shaham

Devil's Dance - Gil Shaham
M4A format | 320 kbps | 1CD | 164MB