Recording travel photo sketch
We arrived at
Mr.& Mrs. Valent received
us at the
She is our interpreter.
The whole town was already decorated for Christmas.
We recorded at Slovensky rozhlas Studio also this time.
Recording hall is inside the flat structure on the right hand corner.
There is restaurant in the innermost part and pension is next to that.
We stayed at there.
There is something of a communistic atmosphere in the room of this pension.
The day before our recording, this orchestra performed BRAHMS’s symphony No. 3
To our regret we could listen only the rehearsal.
But the next day, Maestro Kenichirou Kobayashi - my senior disciple
under Maestro Kazuo Yamada - conducted BEETHOVEN’s symphonies No. 5&7
with the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra there.
We went to the concert, but the program was No. 5&6.
While I recorded SCHUMANN’s symphonies with Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra
with the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra.
It was something unexpected miracle.
From the left, director of Slovak Radio / Mr. Niznansky, interpreter / Mrs. Valent.
Right side, engineer of Slovak Radio / Mr. Geschwandtner.
Our recording engineer Mr. Teruo Murakami took these pictures.
The recording was rather thrilling this time.
After all is
said and done, several movements are very fast.
performed “Emperor waltz” in a harmonious atmosphere
throughout the recording
There was a
change in the concertmaster of this music.
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