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Browse: Respighi - Pines of Rome
This page lists all recordings of Pines of Rome (Pini di Roma) by Ottorino Respighi (1879-1936).
Pines of Rome, completed in 1924, takes specific locations as pegs for a combination of historical and contemporary inspiration - children playing in the gardens of the Villa Borghese, the entrance to a catacomb from which an ancient, solemn chant is heard, the tranquillity of the moonlit Gianicolo Hill and finally the march of a Roman legion on the Appian Way triumphantly approaching the Capitoline Hill.
Sinfonia of London, John Wilson
With dazzlingly inventive dashes of orchestration and demandingly intricate writing across all sections, these three pieces are the perfect vehicle to showcase the sensational virtuosity on offer... — More…
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Mariss Jansons
Mariss Jansons leads live performances of Carmen-Suite and The Pines of Rome with electricity and pizzazz. Despite a slightly clumsy opening, it soon marches into strong and sturdy territory. — More…
Orchestre de la Société Philharmonique de Paris, L’Orchestre de la Société des Concerts du Conservatoire de Paris, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Concertgebouworkest, New Philharmonia Orchestra, Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Charles Munch
Philharmonia Orchestra, Geoffrey Simon, Yan Pascal Tortelier
Sumptuous, meaty performances, featuring Tortelier's vigorous Roman trilogy. The Philharmonia's rich sonorities enjoy a spacious Chandos recording. — More…
2 CDs($15.25) $12.25
Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal, Charles Dutoit