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MOROI: Symphony No. 3, Op. 25 / Sinfonietta, Op. 24 / Two Symphonic Movements, Op. 22

    



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MOROI: Symphony No. 3, Op. 25 / Sinfonietta, Op. 24 / Two Symphonic Movements, Op. 22

Considered by many to be the greatest Japanese symphonist, Saburo Moroi wrote five symphonies, the best known of which is the often harrowing No. 3, completed just before the composer was called up towards the end of World War II. With its violent depiction of the fever of war, soulful meditation on the land of the dead, and an overall structure and sound that recalls Beethoven, Franck, Bruckner and Shostakovich, Symphony No. 3 represents the pinnacle of Moroi’s creative power. The Two Symphonic Movements teem with extraordinarily motoric and dynamic development, not unlike the best examples of Hindemith.


Moroi, Saburo

  Sinfonietta in B-Flat Major, Op. 24, "For Children"
1.   I. Allegro grazioso 00:05:25
2.   II. Andantino quasi Allegretto 00:03:16
3.   III. Lento affabile 00:07:05
  2 Symphonic Movements (Kokyoteki nigakusho), Op. 22
4.   I. Andante grandioso 00:12:05
5.   II. Allegro con spirito 00:07:04
  Symphony No. 3, Op. 25
6.   I. A Tranquil Overture: Andante molto tranquillo e grandioso - Birth of Spirit and its Growth: Allegro vivace 00:15:09
7.   II. About Humour and Wit: Allegretto scherzando 00:04:31
8.   III. Aspects of Death: Adagio tranquillo 00:13:40

Total Playing Time: 01:08:15






Composer(s):
Moroi, Saburo

Conductor(s):
Yuasa, Takuo

Orchestra(s):
Ireland National Symphony Orchestra

Label: Naxos

Series: Japanese Classics

Genre: Orchestral

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 8.557162

Barcode: 747313216222

Distribution Note(s):

Currently available only in Japan.


Physical Release: 10/2004

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