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MONIUSZKO, S.: Overtures (Warsaw Philharmonic, Wit)

    




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Polish Ambition
– Antoni Wit Talks to Jeremy Siepmann

MONIUSZKO, S.: Overtures (Warsaw Philharmonic, Wit)

Stanisław Moniuszko was Poland’s leading opera composer in the 19th century, his work said to ‘bridge the gap between Chopin and Szymanowski’. His skill as a born melodist is apparent in the ‘beautiful and inspired’ overture to Paria, while the dramatic Halka was the work which brought him national acclaim. An affinity with Liszt’s tone poems can be heard in the substantial overture Bajka, while the scene for The Haunted Manor is set with an atmospheric Intrada.


Moniuszko, Stanislaw

  Bajka (The Fairy Tale): Overture
1.   Bajka (The Fairy Tale): Overture 00:13:26
  Paria: Overture
2.   Paria: Overture 00:09:46
  Halka: Overture
3.   Halka: Overture 00:08:36
  Verbum nobile: Overture
4.   Verbum nobile: Overture 00:05:16
  Flis (The Raftsman): Overture
5.   Flis (The Raftsman): Overture 00:10:02
  Hrabina (The Countess): Overture
6.   Hrabina (The Countess): Overture 00:09:00
  Straszny dwor (The Haunted Manor): Intrada
7.   Straszny dwor (The Haunted Manor): Intrada 00:04:10
  Jawnuta: Overture
8.   Jawnuta: Overture 00:04:11
  Nowy Don Kiszot, czyli Sto szalenstw (The New Don Quixote, or 100 Follies): Overture
9.   Nowy Don Kiszot, czyli Sto szalenstw (The New Don Quixote, or 100 Follies): Overture 00:07:34
  Kochanka hetmanska: Overture
10.   Kochanka hetmanska: Overture 00:07:25

Total Playing Time: 01:19:26






Composer(s):
Moniuszko, Stanislaw

Conductor(s):
Wit, Antoni

Orchestra(s):
Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra

Label: Naxos

Genre: Orchestral

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: 8.572716

Barcode: 747313271672

Physical Release: 01/2014

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