Solo-CDs

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CD "Der Konzertante Kontrabass" (KOCH 3-6561-2)
Radio-Philharmony Hannover of the NDR
Sascha Goetzel, Conductor (2000)


Max Bruch:Kol Nidrei op.47 (1881)
Adagio after hebrew Melodies

Nino Rota:Divertimento Concertante for Double Bass and Orchestra (1968)
Allegro
Marcia
Aria
Finale




Johann Hindle:Conzertto für den Viollon (sic!) (1816)
Allegro moderato
Adagio
Rondo

(First Recording, from the Archives of the 'Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde' in Vienna)



Lars-Erik Larsson:Concertino for Double Bass and Strings (1957)
Ballad (Moderato)
Arioso (Lento)
Finale (Allegro vivace)




Strad 5/2001: This CD has many things to commend it, not least the excellent repertoire and performances by Austrian Bassist Josef Niederhammer.... (show review)

FonoForum 2/2001: Superber Bass Eine erfrischend originelle Einspielung,.... (show review)

Scala 1-2/2001: Bewundernswerte Virtuosität.... (show review)

CD "Sonatas for Double Bass and Piano" by A.Mišek (amb 97 890)
with Marialena Fernandes, Piano (1991)


Nr.1 A-Major op.5Allegro
Andante religioso
Finale (Rondo Allegretto)


Nr.2 e-minor op.6Con fuoco
Andante cantabile
Furiant (Allegro energico)
Finale (Allegro appassionato)



Nr.3 F-Major op.7Allegro ma non troppo
Largo lamentabile
Scherzino (Tempo giusto)
Finale (Andante assai, Allegro)




Das Orchester 7-8/1995: Für Bassisten ein absolutes "Muß", für andere eine überzeugende Demonstration großer Spielkunst.... (show review)


LP "Virtuoses für Kontrabass" (amb 97 808)
with Dieter Lallinger, Piano (1987)


Pedro Valls:Suite Andaluza
Serenata
Polo Gitanao
Saeta
Zapateado




Pedro Valls:Introducción y Tarantela
Giovanni Bottesini:Bolero

Giovanni Bottesini:Fantasia Sonnambula
Hans Fryba:Suite in the Old Style
Prélude - Allemande - Courante - Sarabande - Gavotte I&II - Gigue

International Society of Bassists Vol. XIV No.3, Spring 1988: Congratulations, Josef Niederhammer, for encouraging us in leaving the beaten path of recording the same works time and again! (show review)

Das Orchester 7-8/1988: Makellose Intonation und Zerlegungen über vier Oktaven, Bogenbeherrschung bis zum flag.- spicc. ... (show review)