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TOCH, E.: Violin Sonata No. 1 / Cello Sonata /  Divertimento / String Trio / Adagio elegiaco (Spectrum Concerts Berlin)

    

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TOCH, E.: Violin Sonata No. 1 / Cello Sonata / Divertimento / String Trio / Adagio elegiaco (Spectrum Concerts Berlin)

This program documents almost four decades of Ernst Toch’s artistic development. Referred to by his friends as ‘Brahms’s Fourth’, Toch’s First Violin Sonata wears its 19th century heritage on its sleeve but marks the end of the composer’s early period. The Divertimento and Cello Sonata were written when he was at his most productive in the 1920s, while the passionate String Trio is the work of an exile determined not to compromise a style declared ‘asphalt music’ by the Nazis. The Adagio elegiaco commemorates the many relatives and friends Toch lost to the Holocaust. Other chamber works can be heard on Naxos 8.559282 and 8.559324, of which ClassicsToday.com wrote, ‘Spectrum Concerts Berlin provides committed and powerfully rendered performances, all captured in first-rate sound.’


Toch, Ernst

  String Trio, Op. 63
1.   I. Allegro 00:09:17
2.   II. Adagio 00:08:47
3.   III. Allegro 00:08:15
  Adagio Elegiaco
4.   Adagio Elegiaco 00:03:36
  Cello Sonata, Op. 50
5.   I. Allegro commodo 00:04:39
6.   II. Intermezzo, "Die Spinne": Andante 00:05:21
7.   III. Allegro 00:03:08
  Divertimento, Op. 37, No. 1
8.   I. Flott 00:03:00
9.   II. Fliessend, sehr zart 00:02:16
10.   III. Frisch 00:01:40
  Violin Sonata No. 1, Op. 21
11.   I. Allegro non troppo 00:11:28
12.   II. Adagio non troppo 00:08:02
13.   III. Allegro giocoso 00:07:56

Total Playing Time: 01:17:25






Composer(s):
Toch, Ernst

Ensemble(s):
Spectrum Concerts Berlin

Label: Naxos

Series: American Classics

Genre: Chamber Music

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 8.559716

Barcode: 636943971628

Physical Release: 04/2014

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