• Jascha Heifetz - The Complete Stereo Collection Remastered

    Jascha Heifetz has been called the first and greatest of all virtuosos. Critics agree when RCA Victor once dubbed him The Violinist of the Century . Now all of Heifetz s stereo recordings are being issued together in a single Sony Classical box of 24 CDs, coupled by composer and remastered from the original analogue tapes in 24-bit / 192 kHz and DSD® quality. Heifetz authority John Maltese provides a new introductory essay.Less than two weeks after his sensational US debut at Carnegie Hall, a 16-year-old Russian émigré named Jascha Heifetz protégé of the legendary St. Petersburg violin teacher Leopold Auer and already acclaimed in Europe made his first Victor recordings. Some 40 years later he began re-recording much of the mainstream violin repertoire for RCA Victor in stereo. These performances find Heifetz at his most intense and glowing, wrote Gramophone in its March 1988 obituary, and their continued release on CD is building up a stunning three-dimensional sound-picture of Heifetz at his peak. In warhorses like the Beethoven, Brahms, Mendelssohn, Tchaikovsky and Sibelius concertos, his stereo LPs set new standards. Reviewing a previous reissue, ClassicsToday exclaimed: Heifetz and Munch play the [Beethoven] with a classical poise and chiseled perfection. It goes withou...

    • Brand: CD
    • ASIN: B00UOFCL08
    • UPC: 888430953420

  • Jascha Heifetz - The Complete Album Collection

    Befitting his legendary status, Jascha Heifetz-The Complete Album Collection, is the biggest box set ever created for a solo artist. With 103 CDs and 1 DVD, this limited edition collection features all of the violinist's recordings made by RCA Victor between 1917 and 1972,those made in England for His Master's Voice and distributed in the U.S. by RCA Red Seal, three LPs issued on Columbia Masterworks and one on Vox Cum Laude. Of special note is the inclusion of three bonus CDs containing over two-and-a-half hours of previously unreleased music and a DVD documentary, "Heifetz in Performance", with footage of the artist playing his favorite repertoire. Rounding out this impressive collection are CDs packaged in reproductions of the original LP sleeves and labels, plus a 260-page hardcover book, making this THE must-have box set of the year.

    • ASIN: B00467EKKO
    • UPC: 886977005022

  • ATF116 - The Heifetz Collection

    The Heiftez Collection contains twenty-four Heifetz transcriptions coupled with two violin concerto cadenzas that are part of the legacy and legend of the "father of modern virtuoso violin playing." Compiled and edited by Eric Wen and with a forward by Itzhak Perlman, this edition is expertly edited and engraved with printed piano and violin parts. Heifetz has had a powerful influence on many violinists today. This is a gem of a collection!

    • Brand: Carl Fischer
    • ASIN: 0825810132
    • UPC: 798408010133

  • Jascha Heifetz Plays Great Violin Co Ncertos - Sony Classical Masters

    - German pressings of the immense Sony Classical Masters Catalog in smart, desirable and collectible multi-disc editions - The Sony catalog is replete with legendary artists and many of the greatest recordings of the classical repertoire - Box fronts feature large, prominently displayed photo of the featured artist - Slender, shelf-friendly boxes; CD's housed in space-saving slipsleeves

    • Brand: Sony Classical
    • ASIN: B0042GNDO8
    • UPC: 886977613821

  • Concerto Collection 11-15

    • ASIN: B000003FJN
    • UPC: 090266177929

  • Jascha Heifetz Original Jackets Collection

    • ASIN: B00138Z95Y
    • UPC: 886972174228

  • Jascha Heifetz - Favourite Recital & Encore Pieces

    Drawn from the worldwide holdings of Sony Classical Music and re-mastered in 24bit High Resolution Audio, these smart, desirable and collectible EU (Germany) pressed import multi-disc editions, replete with legendary artists, offer many of the finest, most sought-after recordings in the classical discography. The slender, shelf-friendly box frontages feature large, prominently displayed photos of the edition s featured artist, work listings at the back, with the CDs themselves housed in protective sleeves that divulge the recording specifics for each performance.Violin legend Jascha Heifetz "represented a potent manifestation of musical integrity combined with tonal and intonational purity, technical discipline, virtuosity and intellectual honesty," declared Gramophone in a 1994 assessment of his achievement, "whether in unaccompanied Bach...or in the countless miniatures that he infused with a wealth of wit and feeling." Now Sony Classical has compiled a special 5-CD box of Heifetz playing his "Favourite Encore and Recital Pieces". It includes sonatas by Beethoven (the "Kreutzer"), Franck, Saint-Saens and Richard Strauss, as well as Schubert's C major Fantasy and movements from Bach's E major Partita and his D minor Chaconne - plus the great violinist's own captivating transcrip...

    • Brand: CD
    • UPC: 888750510426

  • Heifetz Collection, Vol. 21- Korngold: Concerto; Rózsa: Concerto; Tema con variazioni; Waxman: "Carmen" Fantasy

    [Note: This product is an authorized CD-R and is manufactured on demand]

    • ASIN: B000003FIW
    • UPC: 090266175222