George Enescu: Complete Works for Violin and Piano, Vol. 1
Remus Azoitei, violin
Eduard Stan, piano
Catalogue Number: CD98.239
Hänssler Classic
George Enescu: Complete Works for Violin and Piano, Vol. 2
Remus Azoitei, violin
Eduard Stan, piano
Catalogue Number: CD98.240
Hänssler Classic
Enescu: Piano Trio, Piano Quintet, Aria and Scherzino
Schubert Ensemble
Remus Azoitei, violin
Catalogue Number: CHAN 10790
Chandos
"No need to look any further: this is a first-rate collection." - Gramophone, February 2009
"The violinist Remus Azoitei and the pianist Eduard Stan master these balancing acts with an eminent sense of tonal colour and much understanding for Enescu's Romanian soul." - Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 13 September 2008
"Azoitei and Stan released an exemplary two-disc set of the complete works of Enescu." - Washington Post, 11 Dec 2009
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George Enescu: Complete Works for Violin and Piano, Vol. 1
Remus Azoitei, violin
Eduard Stan, piano
Label: Hänssler Classic
Catalogue Number: CD98.239
Recorded: 6-9.12.2005, at Radio Bremen Studios, Germany
Violin: 1718 Antonio Stradivari "Maurin", courtesy of the Royal Academy of Music
Piano: Steinway & Sons D, Hamburg
Track Listing
Impressions d'enfance for Violin and Piano Op. 28 (1940) 22:23
1Fiddler3:27
2Old Beggar3:03 
3Stream at the Bottom of the Garden2:47 
4The Bird in the Cage and the Cuckoo on the Wall2:17
5Lullaby1:44 
6Cricket0:25 
7Moonlight through the Window2:34 
8Wind in the Chimney0:22 
9Storm outside, at Night2:11 
10Sunrise3:33 
Sonata in A minor for Violin and Piano "Torso" (1911) 16:28  
11Moderato16:28
Sonata in F minor Op. 6 for Piano and Violin (1899) 22:08  
12Assez mouvementé7:52
13Tranquillement6:48  
14Vif7:28
samples with permission from Hänssler Classic, Germany
Reviews on Volume 1:
"The performances are richly responsive and tastefully phrased, the recording sound excellent" - Gramophone, February 2009
"Hanssler has done this recording proud: every detail is caught to perfection." - The Strad, May 2007
"Realised with astonishing clarity, ...an enthralling reading. Where this new account scores is in the with which Azoitei and Stan suffuse poetic means with musical ends... In short, a superb disc." - International Record Review, April 2007
"Azoitei and Stan believe in this music wholeheartedly and convey its various aspects with such apparent ease that I find it impossible not to be totally carried along by it. In short, they perform with rare distinction to do Enescu proud. Consequently, in due course, this recording should be a strong candidate for admission to the Classical Hall of Fame". - Fanfare Magazine, Spring 2008
"Remus Azoitei and Eduard Stan, who in this fabulous recording present the first of the two instalments with works for violin and piano, follow Enescu's guidelines in exemplary manner." - Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 21 April 2007
George Enescu: Complete Works for Violin and Piano, Vol. 2
Remus Azoitei, violin
Eduard Stan, piano
Label: Hänssler Classic
Catalogue Number: CD98.240
Recorded: 14-17.03.2006, at Radio Bremen Studios, Germany
Violin: 1699 Antonio Stradivari "Kustendyke", courtesy of the Royal Academy of Music
Piano: Steinway & Sons D, Hamburg
Track Listing
Sonata No. 3 Op. 25 "In Romanian Folk Character" (1926) 25:10
1Moderato malinconico8:24
2Andante sostenuto e misterioso8:34
3Allegro con brio, ma non troppo mosso8:14
4Ballade (1895)4:39
5Impromptu Concertant (1903)5:17
6Andante Malinconinco (1951)2:26
7Tarantelle (1895) *4:10
8Hora Unirei (1917) *2:06
Sonata No. 1 in D Major Op. 2 (1897)24:08
9Allegro vivo7:27
10Quasi adagio9:03
11Allegro7:38
* WORLD PREMIERE RECORDING
samples with permission from Hänssler Classic, Germany
Reviews on Volume 2:
"A touch of racy Romanian fire in this appealing violin and piano repertoire... The Third Sonata is a must-have masterpiece" - Gramophone, February 2009
"In a hypnotic account of the Third Sonata, Azoitei and Stan demonstrate complete empathy with the quasi-improvisatory nature of the writing. Superb playing also in the Brahmsian First Sonata." - BBC Music Magazine, February 2009
"The technically sovereign musicians immerse themselves completely in this 'mothertongue', with fire as well as refinement." - Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 13 September 2008
Enescu: Piano Trio, Piano Quintet, Aria and Scherzino
Schubert Ensemble
Remus Azoitei, violin
Label: Chandos
Catalogue Number: CHAN 10790
Recorded: 22 January 2013 at Potton Hall Studios, England
Violin: Antonio Mezadri 1701
Track Listing
Piano Quintet in A minor, Op. 29 (1940) 33:44
1 ICon moto molto moderato8:37
2Andante sostenuto e cantabile11:13 
3 IIVivace, ma non troppo - Piu tranquillo - A tempo I - Piu tranquillo4:56 
4L'istesso tempo8:50
Piano Trio in A minor 21:11  
5 IAllegro moderato7:00
6 II Allegretto con variazioni. Allegretto moderato - Presto - Allegro piacevole - Tempo di Siciliano lento 5:50
7 IIIAndante-Vivace amabile8:11
Aria and Scherzino (1908)
For Solo Violin, Violin I, Violin II, Viola, Cello, Double-bass and Piano
5:23  
8Aria.Lent in D Major2:14
9Scherzino. Assez vif in B minor3:07  
Remus Azoitei, violin
Schubert Ensemble
Simon Blendis, violin
Alexandra Wood, violin
Douglas Paterson, viola
Jane Salmon, cello
Peter Buckoke, double-bass
William Howard, piano
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