Saturday, July 23, 2016

Joachim Raff - Orchestral Works (Henrik Schaefer)


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Composer: Joachim Raff

CD1:
  1. Overture to Prometheus Unbound (comp. Liszt, orch. Raff), WoO. 14a
  2. Incidental Music to the Drama "Bernhard von Weimar", WoO. 17: I. Overture
  3. Incidental Music to the Drama "Bernhard von Weimar", WoO. 17: II. March for Act III
  4. Incidental Music to the Drama "Bernhard von Weimar", WoO. 17: III. March for Act IV
CD2:
  1. World's End - Judgement - New World, oratorio, Op. 212: Part I. World's End: No. 5. Pestilence
  2. World's End - Judgement - New World, oratorio, Op. 212: Part I. World's End: No. 7. War
  3. World's End - Judgement - New World, oratorio, Op. 212: Part I. World's End: No. 9. Famine
  4. World's End - Judgement - New World, oratorio, Op. 212: Part I. World's End: No. 11. Death and Hell
  5. World's End - Judgement - New World, oratorio, Op. 212: Part I. World's End: No. 18. The Last Signs
  6. World's End - Judgement - New World, oratorio, Op. 212: Part II. Judgement: No. 22. The Last Trump
  7. World's End - Judgement - New World, oratorio, Op. 212: Part II. Judgement: No. 24. The Resurrection
  8. World's End - Judgement - New World, oratorio, Op. 212: Part II. Judgement: No. 28. The Judgement
  9. World's End - Judgement - New World, oratorio, Op. 212: Part III. New World: No. 30

Gothenburg Opera Orchestra
Henrik Schaefer, conductor

Date: 2012
Label: Sterling
http://www.sterlingcd.com/catalogue/cds1099.html


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Joachim Raff (May 27, 1822 – June 24 or June 25, 1882) was a German-Swiss composer, teacher and pianist. He worked as Liszt's assistant at Weimar from 1850 to 1853, helping in the orchestration of several of Liszt's works. Raff was very prolific, and by the end of his life was one of the best known German composers, though his work is largely forgotten today.
http://raff.org/

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Henrik Schaefer (born 1968 in Bochum) is a German conductor and violist. He became the youngest member (playing viola) of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra at the age of 22. In May 2000 he was chosen to become Claudio Abbado’s assistant with the BPO. As a guest conductor he works regularly with the Tokyo Symphony, the Holland Symfonia, the Prague Symphony, the Tokyo Metropolitan Orchestra, ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henrik_Schaefer
http://www.henrikschaefer.com/

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4 comments :

  1. Muchas gracias por estas rarezas musicales.

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  2. hay versión lossless??

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  3. Dear Blogger,

    I would like to thank you very much for introduce me this very good composer: Joachim Raff.

    Best regards,

    Nilton Maia

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