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GRIEG, E.: Piano Concerto / From Holberg's Time / Lyric Suite (Davidovich, Seattle Symphony, Schwarz)

    

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GRIEG, E.: Piano Concerto / From Holberg's Time / Lyric Suite (Davidovich, Seattle Symphony, Schwarz)

Edvard Grieg died over 100 years ago, but his music still retains a timeless magic and freshness. The Holberg Suite is based on the form of a French baroque dance suite, in this case one with unforgettable melodic charm. The Piano Concerto is deservedly popular, combining established Germanic structure with a wealth of warmly expressive romantic character and Norwegian dance rhythms. Grieg’s Lyric Suite reflects Norwegian peasant life and nature, each movement representing a single mood, and the composer’s remarkable skill in orchestration.


Grieg, Edvard

  Fra Holbergs tid (From Holberg's Time), Op. 40 (version for orchestra)
1.   I. Praludium 00:02:51
2.   II. Sarabande 00:04:51
3.   III. Gavotte and Musette 00:03:28
4.   IV. Air 00:06:19
5.   V. Rigaudon 00:03:58
  Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16
6.   I. Allegro molto moderato 00:13:34
7.   II. Adagio 00:06:45
8.   III. Allegro moderato molto e marcato 00:11:17
  Lyric Suite, Op. 54
9.   I. Gjaetergut (Shepherd Boy) 00:04:29
10.   II. Gangar (Norwegian march) 00:03:38
11.   III. Notturno (Nocturne) 00:04:21
12.   IV. Troldtog (March of the Dwarfs) 00:03:25

Total Playing Time: 01:08:56






Composer(s):
Grieg, Edvard

Conductor(s):
Schwarz, Gerard

Orchestra(s):
Seattle Symphony Orchestra

Artist(s):
Davidovich, Bella

Label: Naxos

Genre: Concertos; Orchestral

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: 8.571206

Barcode: 747313120673

Distribution Note(s):

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Physical Release: 05/2012

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