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GRIEG, E.: Genius of Grieg (The)

    

Mining the Essence
– Henning Kraggerud Interviewed by Jeremy Siepmann

GRIEG, E.: Genius of Grieg (The)



Disc 1

Grieg, Edvard

  Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46
1.   I. Morning mood 00:04:02
2.   II. Mor Ases dod (Aase's Death) 00:04:37
3.   III. Anitra's dans (Anitra's Dance) 00:03:29
4.   IV. In the Hall of the Mountain King 00:02:42
  Peer Gynt Suite No. 2, Op. 55
5.   I. Ingrids klage (Ingrid's Lament) 00:03:58
6.   II. Arabisk dans (Arabian Dance) 00:04:27
7.   III. Peer Gynts hjemfart (Peer Gynt's Homecoming) 00:02:40
8.   IV. Solveigs sang (Solveig's Song) 00:05:38
  Holberg Suite, Op. 40 (From Holberg's Time: Suite in the Olden Style)
9.   I. Prelude: Allegro vivace 00:02:35
10.   II. Sarabande: Andante 00:03:24
11.   III. Gavotte: Allegretto - Musette: Poco più mosso 00:03:15
12.   IV. Air: Andante religioso 00:05:28
13.   V. Rigaudon: Allegro con brio - Poco meno mosso 00:03:53
  2 Elegiac Melodies, Op. 34: No. 1. Hjertesar (The Wounded Heart)
14.   2 Elegiac Melodies, Op. 34: No. 1. Hjertesar (The Wounded Heart) 00:03:18
15.   2 Elegiac Melodies, Op. 34: No. 2. Varen (Last Spring) 00:04:21
  3 Orchestral Pieces from Sigurd Jorsalfar, Op. 56
16.   No. 1. Prelude: In the King's Hall 00:03:12
17.   No. 2. Intermezzo: Borghild's Dream 00:04:00
18.   No. 3. Hommage March 00:11:03


Disc 2

Grieg, Edvard
Sitt, Hans, arranger(s)

  Norwegian Dance No. 2, Op. 35
1.   Norwegian Dance No. 2, Op. 35 00:02:28

Grieg, Edvard

  String Quartet No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 27: II. Romanze: Andantino - Allegro agitato
2.   String Quartet No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 27: II. Romanze: Andantino - Allegro agitato 00:07:11

Grieg, Edvard
Andersen, Hans Christian, lyricist(s)

  Hjertets melodier (Melodies of the Heart), Op. 5: III. Jeg elsker Dig (I Love but Thee)
3.   Hjertets melodier (Melodies of the Heart), Op. 5: III. Jeg elsker Dig (I Love but Thee) 00:01:39

Grieg, Edvard
Bjornson, Bjornstjerne, lyricist(s)

  Romancer, Op. 39: I. Fra Monte Pincio (From Monte Pincio)
4.   Romancer, Op. 39: I. Fra Monte Pincio (From Monte Pincio) 00:05:04

Grieg, Edvard
Ibsen, Henrik, lyricist(s)

  Peer Gynt, Op. 23: XXVI. Solveigs Vuggevise (Solveig's Cradle Song)
5.   Peer Gynt, Op. 23: XXVI. Solveigs Vuggevise (Solveig's Cradle Song) 00:03:53

Grieg, Edvard
Geibel, Emanuel von / Bodenstedt, Friedrich / Heine, Heinrich / Uhland, Johann Ludwig / Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, lyricist(s)

  6 Songs, Op. 48: VI. Ein Traum (A Dream)
6.   6 Songs, Op. 48: VI. Ein Traum (A Dream) 00:02:13

Grieg, Edvard
Paulsen, John, lyricist(s)

  Fem digte, Op. 26: IV. Med en Primula veris (The First Primrose)
7.   Fem digte, Op. 26: IV. Med en Primula veris (The First Primrose) 00:02:06

Grieg, Edvard

  Violin Sonata No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 45: II. Allegretto espressivo alla Romanza
8.   Violin Sonata No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 45: II. Allegretto espressivo alla Romanza 00:06:14
  Lyric Pieces, Book 3, Op. 43
9.   Til varen (To the Spring) 00:02:59
10.   Sommerfugl (Butterfly) 00:01:52
  Lyric Pieces, Book 5, Op. 54
11.   Gjetergut (Herdboy) 00:04:31
12.   Trolltog (March of the Trolls) 00:02:58
  Lyric Pieces, Book 8, Op. 65
13.   Bryllupsdag pa Troldhaugen (Wedding Day at Troldhaugen) 00:06:09
  Pictures from Everyday Life (Humoresques for Piano), Op. 19: Brudefolget drar forbi (Bridal Procession)
14.   Pictures from Everyday Life (Humoresques for Piano), Op. 19: Brudefolget drar forbi (Bridal Procession) 00:03:42
  Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16: I. Allegro moderato
15.   Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16: I. Allegro moderato 00:12:56

Total Playing Time: 02:21:57






Composer(s):
Grieg, Edvard

Lyricist(s):
Andersen, Hans Christian; Bjornson, Bjornstjerne; Bodenstedt, Friedrich; Geibel, Emanuel von; Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von; Heine, Heinrich; Ibsen, Henrik; Paulsen, John; Uhland, Johann Ludwig

Arranger(s):
Sitt, Hans

Conductor(s):
Barratt-Due, Stephan; Engeset, Bjarte; Maksymiuk, Jerzy; Rondin, Mats

Orchestra(s):
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra; Iceland Symphony Orchestra; Norrköping Symphony Orchestra; Oslo Camerata; Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Ensemble(s):
Oslo Quartet

Artist(s):
Arnesen, Bodil; Eriksen, Erling Ragnar; Gimse, Havard; Kjekshus, Helge; Kraggerud, Henning; Steen-Nøkleberg, Einar

Label: Naxos

Genre: Chamber Music; Concertos; Instrumental; Orchestral; Vocal

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: 8.570390

Barcode: 747313039074

Distribution Note(s):

CD available only in Scandinavian countries.


Physical Release: 2006

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