Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Georg Philipp Telemann - Opera Arias (Núria Rial; Julia Schröder)


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Composer: Georg Philipp Telemann
  1. Komm o Schlaf, und lass mein Leid (from "Germanicus")
  2. Das Auge starrt, die Lippen beben (from "Emma und Eginhard")
  3. Erscheine bald du Irrlicht meiner Sinne (from "Emma und Eginhard")
  4. Violin Concerto in A minor (Overture to "Emma und Eginhard"): I. Allegro
  5. Violin Concerto in A minor (Overture to "Emma und Eginhard"): II. Andante
  6. Violin Concerto in A minor (Overture to "Emma und Eginhard"): III. Presto
  7. Steckt Mars den Degen ein (from "Emma und Eginhard")
  8. Mir schmeichelt die Hoffnung (from "Der geduldige Socrates")
  9. Violin Concerto in C major (Overture to "Der geduldige Socrates"): I. [ ]
  10. Violin Concerto in C major (Overture to "Der geduldige Socrates"): II. Largo
  11. Violin Concerto in C major (Overture to "Der geduldige Socrates"): III. Vivace
  12. Mich tröstet die Hoffnung (from "Der geduldige Socrates")
  13. Ach seht mich doch, geliebte Augen (from "Der neumodische Liebhaber Damon")
  14. Ach, was für Qual und Schmerz (from "Der ungluckliche Alcmeon")
  15. Meine Tränen werden Wellen (from "Der geduldige Socrates")

Núria Rial, soprano
Basel Chamber Orchestra
Julia Schröder, violin (4-6, 9-11) & conductor

Date: 2011
Label: Deutsche Harmonia Mundi


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Georg Philipp Telemann - Tafelmusik (Freiburg Baroque Orchestra)


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Composer: Georg Philipp Telemann

CD1:
  • (01-07) Tafelmusik I, Overture in E minor
  • (08-11) Tafelmusik I, Quartett in G major
  • (12-15) Tafelmusik I, Concerto for flute, violin and cello in A major
CD2:
  • (01-04) Tafelmusik I, Trio in E flat major
  • (05-08) Tafelmusik I, Flute Sonata in B minor
  • (09) Tafelmusik I, Sinfonia in E minor "Conclusion"
  • (10-14) Tafelmusik II, Overture in D major
  • (15-18) Tafelmusik II, Quartet in D minor
CD3:
  • (01-03) Tafelmusik II, Concerto for 3 violins in F major
  • (04-07) Tafelmusik II, Trio in E minor
  • (08-11) Tafelmusik II, Violin Sonata in A major
  • (12) Tafelmusik II, Conclusion in D major
CD4:
  • (01-07) Tafelmusik III, Overture in B flat major
  • (08-11) Tafelmusik III, Quartet in E minor
  • (12-15) Tafelmusik III, Concerto for 2 horns & strings in E flat major
  • (16-19) Tafelmusik III, Trio in D major
  • (20-23) Tafelmusik III, Oboe Sonata in G minor
  • (24) Tafelmusik III, Conclusion in B flat major

Freiburger Barockorchester
Petra Müllejans, conductor
Gottfried von der Goltz, conductor

Date: 2010
Label: Harmonia Mundi
http://www.harmoniamundi.com/#!/albums/1573

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Georg Philipp Telemann - Overtures & Concertos


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Composer: Georg Philipp Telemann
  • (01-07) Suite (Ouverture) in A minor for recorder, strings & basso continuo, TWV 55:a2
  • (08-11) Concerto in E minor for recorder, transverse flute, strings & basso continuo, TWV 52:e1
  • (12-15) Concerto in G major for viola, strings & basso continuo, TWV 51:G9
  • (16-24) Ouverture des "Nations Anciens et Modernes" in G major for strings & continuo, TWV55:G4

Frans Brüggen, recorder (1-11)
Franz Vester, transverse flute (8-11)
Gustav Leonhardt, harpsichord (8-24)
Chamber Orchestra of Amsterdam
André Rieu, conductor (8-11, 16-24)
Concerto Amsterdam
Frans Brüggen, conductor (12-15)
Südwestdeutsches Kammerorchester
Friedrich Tilegant, conductor (1-7)


Date: 1962, 1969
Compilation: 2001
Label: APEX (original on Teldec)


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Tuesday, May 30, 2017

George Enescu - Piano Trio; Piano Quintet; Aria and Scherzino (Remus Azoitei; Schubert Ensemble)


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Composer: George Enescu
  1. Piano Quintet in A minor, Op. 29: I. Con moto molto moderato -
  2. Piano Quintet in A minor, Op. 29: Andante sostenuto e cantabile
  3. Piano Quintet in A minor, Op. 29: II. Vivace, ma non troppo -
  4. Piano Quintet in A minor, Op. 29: L'istesso tempo
  5. Piano Trio in A minor: I. Allegro moderato
  6. Piano Trio in A minor: II. Allegretto con variazioni. Allegretto moderato
  7. Piano Trio in A minor: III. Andante - Vivace amabile
  8. Aria and Scherzino (ed. Scherban Lupu): Aria. Lent (in D minor)
  9. Aria and Scherzino (ed. Scherban Lupu): Scherzino. Assez vif (in B minor)

The Schubert Ensemble
Simon Blendis, violin
Alexandra Wood, violin
Douglas Paterson, viola
Jane Salmon, cello
Peter Buckoke, double-bass
William Howard, piano
&
Remus Azoitei, violin (8, 9)

Date: 2013
Label: Chandos
https://www.chandos.net/products/catalogue/CHAN%2010790

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George Enescu - Piano Quartets (Schubert Ensemble)


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Composer: George Enescu
  1. Piano Quartet No. 1 in D major, Op. 16: I. Allegro moderato
  2. Piano Quartet No. 1 in D major, Op. 16: II. Andante mesto
  3. Piano Quartet No. 1 in D major, Op. 16: III. Vivace
  4. Piano Quartet No. 2 in D minor, Op. 30: I. Allegro moderato
  5. Piano Quartet No. 2 in D minor, Op. 30: II. Andante pensieroso ed espressivo
  6. Piano Quartet No. 2 in D minor, Op. 30: III. Con moto moderato

The Schubert Ensemble
Simon Blendis, violin
Douglas Paterson, viola
Jane Salmon, cello
William Howard, piano

Date: 2011
Label: Chandos
https://www.chandos.net/products/catalogue/CHAN%2010672

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George Enescu - String Octet; Piano Quintet (Kremerata Baltica)


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Composer: George Enescu
  1. String Octet in C major, Op. 7: 1. Très modéré
  2. String Octet in C major, Op. 7: 2. Très fougueux
  3. String Octet in C major, Op. 7: 3. Lentement
  4. String Octet in C major, Op. 7: 4. Moins vite, animé, mouvement de valse bien rythmée
  5. Piano Quintet in A minor, Op. 29: 1a. Con moto molto moderato
  6. Piano Quintet in A minor, Op. 29: 1b. Andante sostenuto e cantabile
  7. Piano Quintet in A minor, Op. 29: 2a. Vivace, ma non troppo
  8. Piano Quintet in A minor, Op. 29: 2b. A tempo, un poco pìu animato

Kremerata Baltica
Gidon Kremer, violin
Eva Bindere, violin (Op. 7)
Andrei Valigura, violin (Op. 7)
Sanita Zarina, violin (Op. 7)
Dzeraldas Bidva, violin (Op. 29)
Ula Ulijona, viola
Janis Lielbardis, viola (Op. 7)
Eriks Kirsfelds, cello (Op. 7)
Marta Sudraba, cello
Andrius Zlabys, piano (Op. 29)

Date: 2002
Label: Nonesuch
http://www.nonesuch.com/albums/enescu-op-7-29


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Monday, May 29, 2017

George Enescu - Works for Violin & Piano (Remus Azoitei; Eduard Stan)


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Composer: George Enescu

CD1:
  • (01-10) Impressions d'Enfance, Op. 28
  • (11) "Torso" Sonata in A minor: Moderato
  • (12-14) Violin Sonata No. 2 in F minor, Op. 6
CD2:
  • (01-03) Violin Sonata No. 3 in A minor "dans le caractère populaire roumain", Op. 25
  • (04) Ballade
  • (05) Impromptu concertant
  • (06) Andante malinconico
  • (07) Tarantelle
  • (08) Hora Unirei
  • (9-11) Violin Sonata No. 1 in D major, Op. 2

Remus Azoitei, violin
Eduard Stan, piano
Date: 2014
Label: Hänssler


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Maurice Ravel; George Enescu - Works for Violin & Piano (Leonidas Kavakos; Peter Nagy)


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Composer: Maurice Ravel; George Enescu
  1. Ravel - Violin Sonata No. 1 in A minor "Sonate posthume"
  2. Enescu - Impressions d'Enfance in D major, Op. 28
  3. Enescu - Violin Sonata No. 3 in A minor "dans le caractère populaire roumain", Op. 25: I. Moderato malinconico
  4. Enescu - Violin Sonata No. 3 in A minor "dans le caractère populaire roumain", Op. 25: II. Andante sostenuto e misterioso
  5. Enescu - Violin Sonata No. 3 in A minor "dans le caractère populaire roumain", Op. 25: II. Allegro con brio, ma non troppo mosso
  6. Ravel - Tzigane

Leonidas Kavakos, violin
Peter Nagy, piano
Date: 2003
Label: ECM
https://www.ecmrecords.com/catalogue/143038752409/maurice-ravel-george-enescu-leonidas-kavakos-peter-nagy


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Sunday, May 28, 2017

George Enescu - Piano Works Vol. 3 (Josu de Solaun)


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Composer: George Enescu
  • (01) Scherzo
  • (02) Ballade für Klavier
  • (03-04) Prélude et Scherzo
  • (05) Barcarolle
  • (06) La Fileuse
  • (07) Regrets
  • (08-11) Suite dans le style ancien pour piano seul, Op. 3 (Suite No. 1)
  • (12) Impromptu in A flat major
  • (13) Impromptu in C major
  • (14) Modérément

Josu de Solaun, piano
Date: 2016
Label: Grand Piano
http://www.grandpianorecords.com/Album/AlbumDetails/GP707

More info & reviews;
https://www.naxos.com/reviews/reviewslist.asp?catalogueid=GP707&languageid=EN

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George Enescu - Piano Works Vol. 2 (Josu de Solaun)


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Composer: George Enescu
  • (01-04) Suite pour piano 'Des cloches sonores', Op. 10 (Suite No. 2)
  • (05-06) Prélude et Fugue
  • (07-09) Piano Sonata No. 3 in D major, Op. 24, No. 3
  • (10) Pièce sur le nom de Fauré

Josu de Solaun, piano
Date: 2016
Label: Grand Piano
http://www.grandpianorecords.com/Album/AlbumDetails/GP706

More info & reviews:
https://www.naxos.com/reviews/reviewslist.asp?catalogueid=GP706&languageid=EN

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George Enescu - Piano Works Vol. 1 (Josu de Solaun)


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Composer: George Enescu
  • (01) Nocturne in D flat major, 'Hommage À La Princesse Marie Cantacuzène'
  • (02-08) Pièces impromptues, Op. 18 (Suite No. 3)
  • (09-11) Piano Sonata No. 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 24, No. 1

Josu de Solaun, piano
Date: 2016
Label: Grand Piano
http://www.grandpianorecords.com/Album/AlbumDetails/GP705

More info & reviews:
https://www.naxos.com/reviews/reviewslist.asp?catalogueid=GP705&languageid=EN

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George Enescu - Piano Sonata No. 1; Suite No. 2 (Matei Varga)


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Composer: George Enescu
  1. Piano Sonata No. 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 24 No. 1: I. Allegro molto moderato e grave
  2. Piano Sonata No. 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 24 No. 1: II. Presto vivace
  3. Piano Sonata No. 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 24 No. 1: III. Andante molto espressivo
  4. Pièces impromptues, Op. 18: VI. Choral: Moderato, non troppo lento
  5. Pièces impromptues, Op. 18: VII. Carillon nocturne: L’istesso tempo (Moderato, non troppo lento)
  6. Suite No. 2 in D major, Op. 10: I. Toccata
  7. Suite No. 2 in D major, Op. 10: II. Sarabande
  8. Suite No. 2 in D major, Op. 10: III. Pavane
  9. Suite No. 2 in D major, Op. 10: IV. Bourrée

Matei Varga, piano
Date: 2010
Label: Naxos
http://www.naxos.com/catalogue/item.asp?item_code=8.572120

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George Enescu - Piano Suites (Luiza Borac)


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Composer: George Enescu
  1. (01-04) Piano Suite No. 1 in G minor, Op. 3
  2. (05-08) Piano Suite No. 2 in D major, Op. 10
  3. (09-15) Piano Suite No. 3, Op. 18 - "Pièces impromptues"

Luiza Borac, piano
Date: 2003
Label: Avie


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Saturday, May 27, 2017

George Enescu - Symphony No. 5; Isis (Peter Ruzicka)


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Composer: George Enescu
  1. Isis, symphonisches adagio (ed. P. Bentoiu 1999)
  2. Symphony No. 5 in D major, for tenor, chorus & orchestra (ed. P. Bentoiu 1995-96): I. Moderato molto
  3. Symphony No. 5 in D major, for tenor, chorus & orchestra (ed. P. Bentoiu 1995-96): II. Andantio moderat piacevole
  4. Symphony No. 5 in D major, for tenor, chorus & orchestra (ed. P. Bentoiu 1995-96): III. Vivace con fuoco
  5. Symphony No. 5 in D major, for tenor, chorus & orchestra (ed. P. Bentoiu 1995-96): IV. Andante grave

Marius Vlad, tenor (5)
NDR Chor
Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern
Peter Ruzicka, conductor

Date: 2014
Label: CPO
https://www.jpc.de/jpcng/cpo/detail/-/art/george-enescu-symphonie-nr-5-fuer-tenor-frauenchor-orchester/hnum/3097665


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George Enescu - Symphony No. 4; Chamber Symphony; Nuages d'Automne sur les Forêts (Peter Ruzicka)


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Composer: George Enescu
  1. Symphony No. 4 in E minor (completed by P. Bentoiu): I. Allegro appassionato
  2. Symphony No. 4 in E minor (completed by P. Bentoiu): II. Un poco andante, marziale
  3. Symphony No. 4 in E minor (completed by P. Bentoiu): III. Allegro vivace - non troppo
  4. Voix de la nature: Nuages d'Automne sur les Forets
  5. Chamber Symphony in E major, Op. 33: I. Molto moderato, un poco maestoso
  6. Chamber Symphony in E major, Op. 33: II. Allegretto molto moderato
  7. Chamber Symphony in E major, Op. 33: III. Adagio
  8. Chamber Symphony in E major, Op. 33: IV. Allegro molto moderato

NDR Radio Philharmonic Orchestra
Peter Ruzicka, conductor

Date: 2015
Label: CPO
https://www.jpc.de/jpcng/cpo/detail/-/art/george-enescu-symphonie-nr-3-op-21/hnum/7136600


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George Enescu - Symphony No. 3; Concert Overture (Hannu Lintu)


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Composer: George Enescu
  1. Concert Overture in A major "sur des thèmes dans le caractèe populaire roumain", Op. 32 
  2. Symphony No. 3 in C major, Op. 21: I. Moderato, un poco maestoso 
  3. Symphony No. 3 in C major, Op. 21: II. Vivace, ma non troppo 
  4. Symphony No. 3 in C major, Op. 21: III. Lento, ma non troppo 

Tampere Philharmonic Choir & Orchestra
Hannu Lintu, conductor

Date: 2013
Label: Ondine
http://www.ondine.net/?lid=en&cid=2.2&oid=5078


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George Enescu - Symphony No. 2; Chamber Symphony (Hannu Lintu)


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Composer: George Enescu
  1. Symphony No. 2 in A major, Op. 17: I. Vivace, ma non troppo
  2. Symphony No. 2 in A major, Op. 17: II. Andante giusto
  3. Symphony No. 2 in A major, Op. 17: III. Un poco lento, marziale -
  4. Symphony No. 2 in A major, Op. 17: Allegro vivace, marziale
  5. Chamber Symphony, Op. 33: I. Molto moderato, un poco maestoso
  6. Chamber Symphony, Op. 33: II. Allegretto molto
  7. Chamber Symphony, Op. 33: III. Adagio -
  8. Chamber Symphony, Op. 33: Allegro molto moderato

Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra
Hannu Lintu, conductor

Date: 2012
Label: Ondine
http://ondine.net/index.php?lid=en&cid=2.2&oid=4827


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George Enescu - Symphony No. 1; Symphonie Concertante (Hannu Lintu; Truls Mørk)


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Composer: George Enescu
  1. Symphonie Concertante for cello & orchestra in B flat minor, Op. 8: Assez lent -
  2. Symphonie Concertante for cello & orchestra in B flat minor, Op. 8: Assez lent -
  3. Symphonie Concertante for cello & orchestra in B flat minor, Op. 8: Majestueux
  4. Symphony No. 1 in E flat major, Op. 13: I. Assez vif et rythmé
  5. Symphony No. 1 in E flat major, Op. 13: II. Lent
  6. Symphony No. 1 in E flat major, Op. 13: III. Vif et vigoureux

Truls Mørk, cello (1-3)
Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra
Hannu Lintu, conductor

Date: 2015
Label: Ondine
http://www.ondine.net/?lid=en&cid=2.2&oid=5455


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Friday, May 26, 2017

George Enescu - Poème roumain; Vox Maris; Voix de la nature (Cristian Mandeal)


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Composer: George Enescu
  1. Poème roumain, Op. 1: I. Mouvement
  2. Poème roumain, Op. 1: II. Mouvement
  3. Vox Maris, symphonic poem, Op. 31
  4. Voix de la nature, Op. posth.: Nuages d'automne sur le forêts

Florin Diaconescu, tenor (3)
"George Enescu" Bucharest Philharmonic Choir & Orchestra
Cristian Mandeal, conductor

Date: 1997
Label: Arte Nova


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George Enescu - Suites Nos. 2 & 3; Romanian Rhapsody No. 1 (Cristian Mandeal)


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Composer: George Enescu
  1. Romanian Rhapsody No. 1 in A major, Op. 11
  2. Suite No. 2 in C major, Op. 20: I. Ouverture
  3. Suite No. 2 in C major, Op. 20: II. Sarabande
  4. Suite No. 2 in C major, Op. 20: III. Gigue
  5. Suite No. 2 in C major, Op. 20: IV. Menuet grave
  6. Suite No. 2 in C major, Op. 20: V. Air
  7. Suite No. 2 in C major, Op. 20: VI. Bourrée
  8. Suite No. 3 in D major, Op. 27 "Villageoise": I. Renouveau champêtre
  9. Suite No. 3 in D major, Op. 27 "Villageoise": II. Gamin en plein air
  10. Suite No. 3 in D major, Op. 27 "Villageoise": III. La vieille maison de l’enfance, au soleil couchant. Pâtre. Oiseaux migrateurs et corbeaux. Cloches vespérales
  11. Suite No. 3 in D major, Op. 27 "Villageoise": IV. Rivière sous la lune
  12. Suite No. 3 in D major, Op. 27 "Villageoise": V. Danses rustiques

"George Enescu" Bucharest Philharmonic Orchestra
Cristian Mandeal, conductor
Date: 1994-1996
Label: Arte Nova


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George Enescu - Suite No. 1; Symphony No. 1 (Cristian Mandeal)


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Composer: George Enescu
  1. Suite d'orchestre No. 1 in C, Op. 9: Prélude à l'unisson (Modérément)
  2. Suite d'orchestre No. 1 in C, Op. 9: Menuet lent (Mouvement du précédent)
  3. Suite d'orchestre No. 1 in C, Op. 9: Intermède (Gravement)
  4. Suite d'orchestre No. 1 in C, Op. 9: Finale (Vif)
  5. Intermède pour Instruments à cordes, Op. 12: Allègrement
  6. Intermède pour Instruments à cordes, Op. 12: Très lent
  7. Symphony No. 1 in E flat, Op. 13: I. Assez vif et rythmé
  8. Symphony No. 1 in E flat, Op. 13: II. Lent
  9. Symphony No. 1 in E flat, Op. 13: III. Vif et vigoureux

"George Enescu" Bucharest Philharmonic Orchestra
Cristian Mandeal, conductor
Date: 1993-1995
Label: Arte Nova


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George Enescu; Johannes Brahms - Romanian Rhapsody No. 2; Hungarian Dances; Haydn Variations (Antal Doráti)


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Composer: Johannes Brahms; George Enescu
  1. Enescu - 2 Romanian Rhapsodies, Op. 11: No. 2 in D major
  2. Brahms - Hungarian Dances No. 5 in G minor
  3. Brahms - Hungarian Dances No. 6 in D major
  4. Brahms - Hungarian Dances No. 7 in A major
  5. Brahms - Hungarian Dances No. 21 in E minor
  6. Brahms - Hungarian Dances No. 11 in D minor
  7. Brahms - Hungarian Dances No. 2 in D minor
  8. Brahms - Hungarian Dances No. 1 in G minor
  9. Brahms - Hungarian Dances No. 10 in F major
  10. Brahms - Hungarian Dances No. 3 in F major
  11. Brahms - Hungarian Dances No. 18 in D major
  12. Brahms - Hungarian Dances No. 17 in F sharp minor
  13. Brahms - Hungarian Dances No. 19 in B minor
  14. Brahms - Hungarian Dances No. 20 in E minor
  15. Brahms - Hungarian Dances No. 12 in D minor
  16. Brahms - Hungarian Dances No. 15 in B flat major
  17. Brahms - Hungarian Dances No. 4 in F sharp minor
  18. (18-27) Brahms - Variations on a theme of Haydn, Op. 56a

London Symphony Orchestra
Antal Doráti, conductor
Date: 1957-1965
Label: Mercury


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George Enescu; Franz Liszt - Romanian Rhapsody No.1; Hungarian Rhapsodies (Antal Doráti)


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Composer: Franz Liszt; George Enescu
  1. Enescu - 2 Romanian Rhapsodies, Op. 11: No. 1 in A major
  2. Liszt - Hungarian Rhapsodies for orchestra, S. 359: No. 1 F minor (No. 14 in F minor, orch. Liszt/Doppler)
  3. Liszt - Hungarian Rhapsodies for orchestra, S. 359: No. 2 D minor (No. 2 in C sharp minor, orch. Doppler)
  4. Liszt - Hungarian Rhapsodies for orchestra, S. 359: No. 3 D major (No. 6 in D flat major, orch. Liszt/Doppler)
  5. Liszt - Hungarian Rhapsodies for orchestra, S. 359: No. 4 D minor (No. 12 in C sharp minor, orch. Liszt)
  6. Liszt - Hungarian Rhapsodies for orchestra, S. 359: No. 5 E minor "Héroïde-élégiaque" (No. 5 in E minor, orch. Liszt)
  7. Liszt - Hungarian Rhapsodies for orchestra, S. 359: No. 6 D major "Pester Karneval" (No. 9 in E flat major, orch. Liszt)

London Symphony Orchestra
Antal Dorati, conductor
Date: 1960, 1963
Label: Mercury
http://www.deccaclassics.com/us/cat/4320152


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Thursday, May 25, 2017

Geirr Tveitt - Baldur's Dream; Telemakin (Ole Kristian Ruud)


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Composer: Geirr Tveitt

CD1:
  1. Baldurs Draumar: Act 1
  2. Baldurs Draumar: Act 2
CD2:
  1. Baldurs Draumar: Act 3
  2. Telemarkin

Solveig Kringelborn, soprano (Baldurs)
Ulf Øien. tenor (Baldurs)
Magne Fremmerlid, bass (Baldurs)
Trine Øien, mezzo-soprano (Telemakin)
Arve Moen Bergset, hardanger fiddle (Telemakin)
Jon Eikemo, narrator
Stavanger Symphony Orchestra
Ole Kristian Ruud, conductor

Date: 2003
Label: BIS
http://bis.se/label/bis/tveitt-baldur-s-dreams


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Geirr Tveitt - Prillar; Sun God Symphony (Ole Kristian Ruud)


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Composer: Geirr Tveitt
  1. Prillar, Op. 8: I. Schnell (Snøggt)
  2. Prillar, Op. 8: II. Langsam (Seint)
  3. Prillar, Op. 8: III. Schnell (Snøggt)
  4. Solgud-symfonien, Op. 81: I. Gudane gløymer mistelteinen (The Gods Forget the Mistletoe)
  5. Solgud-symfonien, Op. 81: II. Baldurs bålferd (Baldur's Bonfire Journey)
  6. Solgud-symfonien, Op. 81: III. Dansen i pileregnet (Arrow Dance)

Stavanger Symphony Orchestra
Ole Kristian Ruud, conductor
Date: 2001
Label: BIS
http://bis.se/conductors/ruud-ole-kristian/geirr-tveitt-prillar-and-sun-god-symphony


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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Geirr Tveitt - Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 4; The Turtle (Sveinung Bjelland; Håkon Austbø)


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Composer: Geirr Tveitt
  1. Piano Concerto No. 1 in F major, Op. 1: I. Tranquillo
  2. Piano Concerto No. 1 in F major, Op. 1: II. Giocoso
  3. Piano Concerto No. 1 in F major, Op. 1: III. Lento
  4. The Turtle, for mezzo-soprano & orchestra
  5. Piano Concerto No. 4 "Aurora Borealis", Op. 130: I. The Northern Lights rise over a palette of autumn colours
  6. Piano Concerto No. 4 "Aurora Borealis", Op. 130: II. ... sparkle in the winter sky and ...
  7. Piano Concerto No. 4 "Aurora Borealis", Op. 130: III.  ... sail away in the spring night.

Sveinung Bjelland, piano (1-3)
Håkon Austbø, piano (5-7)
Ingebjørg Kosmo, mezzo-soprano (4)
Stavanger Symphony Orchestra
Ole Kristian Ruud, conductor

Date: 2004
Label: BIS
http://bis.se/label/bis/tveitt-piano-concertos-nos1-and-4-northern-lights


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Geirr Tveitt - Piano Concerto No. 5; Hardanger Variations (Nils Mortensen; Ole Kristian Ruud)


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Composer: Geirr Tveitt
  1. Piano Concerto No. 5, Op. 156: I.
  2. Piano Concerto No. 5, Op. 156: II.
  3. Piano Concerto No. 5, Op. 156: III.
  4. Variations on a folk song from Hardanger for 2 pianos & orchestra

Nils Mortensen, piano
Sveinung Bjelland, piano (4)
Stavanger Symphony Orchestra
Ole Kristian Ruud, conductor

Date: 2004
Label: BIS
http://bis.se/conductors/ruud-ole-kristian/tveitt-piano-concerto-no5


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Geirr Tveitt - Concertos for Hardanger Fiddle; Nykken (Arve Moen Bergset; Ole Kristian Ruud)


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Composer: Geirr Tveitt
  1. Concerto for Hardanger fiddle & orchestra No. 1, Op. 163: I. Allegretto
  2. Concerto for Hardanger fiddle & orchestra No. 1, Op. 163: II. Andante
  3. Concerto for Hardanger fiddle & orchestra No. 1, Op. 163: III. Allegro moderato
  4. Concerto for Hardanger fiddle & orchestra No. 2 "Three Fjords", Op. 252: I. Hardangerfjord
  5. Concerto for Hardanger fiddle & orchestra No. 2 "Three Fjords", Op. 252: II. Sognefjord
  6. Concerto for Hardanger fiddle & orchestra No. 2 "Three Fjords", Op. 252: III. Nordfjord
  7. Nykken, symphonic painting for orchestra, Op. 187

Arve Moen Bergset, Hardanger fiddle (1-6)
Stavanger Symphony Orchestra
Ole Kristian Ruud, conductor

Date: 2002
Label: BIS
http://bis.se/performers/bergset-arve-moen/geirr-tveitt-concerto-for-hardanger-fiddle


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Geirr Tveitt - Sinfonia di soffiatori; Sinfonietta di soffiatori (Bjarte Engeset)


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Composer: Geirr Tveitt
  1. Sinfonia di Soffiatori: I. Moderato
  2. Sinfonia di Soffiatori: II. Alla Marcia
  3. Sinfonia di Soffiatori: III. Andante
  4. Prince Christian Fredrick's March of Honour
  5. The Old Mill on the Brook, Op. 204
  6. Hymn to Freedom
  7. Sinfonietta di soffiatori, Op. 203: I. Intonazione d'autunno
  8. Sinfonietta di soffiatori, Op. 203: II. Ricordi d'estate
  9. Sinfonietta di soffiatori, Op. 203: III. Fanfara funebre
  10. Sinfonietta di soffiatori, Op. 203: IV. Allegria alpestre
  11. Sinfonietta di soffiatori, Op. 203: V. Canto di congedo
  12. 100 Folk-tunes from Hardanger, Op. 151, Suite No. 2 "15 Mountain Songs" (arr. Stig Nordhagen): 20. Strong ale to the mountain farm
  13. 100 Folk-tunes from Hardanger, Op. 151, Suite No. 2 "15 Mountain Songs" (arr. Stig Nordhagen): 23. Snow grouse on the glacier
  14. 100 Folk-tunes from Hardanger, Op. 151, Suite No. 2 "15 Mountain Songs" (arr. Stig Nordhagen): 29. The mountaineer's daughter on skis
  15. 100 Folk-tunes from Hardanger, Op. 151: Suite No. 4, "Wedding Suite" (arr. Stig Nordhagen): 47. Going a-wooing
  16. 100 Folk-tunes from Hardanger, Op. 151: Suite No. 4, "Wedding Suite" (arr. Stig Nordhagen): 52. Tears and laughter for a boat
  17. 100 Folk-tunes from Hardanger, Op. 151: Suite No. 4, "Wedding Suite" (arr. Stig Nordhagen): 60. Hardanger ale
  18. 100 Folk-tunes from Hardanger, Op. 151: Suite No. 5, "Troll tunes" (arr. Stig Nordhagen): 70. The brownie dancing
  19. 100 Folk-tunes from Hardanger, Op. 151: Suite No. 5, "Troll tunes" (arr. Stig Nordhagen): 72. Twilight
  20. 100 Folk-tunes from Hardanger, Op. 151: Suite No. 5, "Troll tunes" (arr. Stig Nordhagen): 75. Doomsday

Royal Norwegian Navy Band
Bjarte Engeset, conductor
Date: 2008
Label: Naxos
http://www.naxos.com/catalogue/item.asp?item_code=8.572095

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