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PFITZNER, H.: Symphony in C Major / SCHUMANN, R.: Concertstuck (Seattle Symphony, Schwarz)

    

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PFITZNER, H.: Symphony in C Major / SCHUMANN, R.: Concertstuck (Seattle Symphony, Schwarz)

The musical expression of German Romanticism is the theme of this disc. The trajectory of Schumann’s Konzertstück, Op 86, written for four horns and orchestra, goes from heroism to introspection. Two of his Symphonic Etudes, Op 13, were orchestrated by no less a figure than Tchaikovsky, while Albert Parlow orchestrated four of Brahms’ most exciting Hungarian Dances. Mendelsssohn’s Overture to his Ballad Opera Die Heimkehr aus der Fremde (Song and Stranger) embodies classical virtues. Anton Webern’s Langsamer Satz for string quartet has been vibrantly orchestrated by Gerard Schwarz. Hans Pfitzner, one of the last representatives of the movement, is represented by his concise, melodic Symphony in C major.


Schumann, Robert

  Concertstuck in F Major, Op. 86
1.   I. Lebhaft 00:07:22
2.   II. Romanze: Ziemlich langsam 00:05:13
3.   III. Sehr Lebhaft 00:05:49

Mendelssohn, Felix

  Heimkehr aus der Fremde (Son and Stranger), Op. 89, MWV L6: Overture
4.   Heimkehr aus der Fremde (Son and Stranger), Op. 89, MWV L6: Overture 00:07:12

Schumann, Robert
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich, arranger(s)

  Etudes symphoniques (Symphonic Etudes), Op. 13 (excerpts) (arr. P.I. Tchaikovsky for orchestra)
5.   Variation 11 00:01:54
6.   Finale: Allegro brillante 00:06:15

Brahms, Johannes

  21 Hungarian Dances, WoO 1 (excerpts) (arr. A. Parlow for orchestra)
7.   Hungarian Dance No. 5 in F - Sharp Minor 00:02:56
8.   Hungarian Dance No. 6 in D - Flat Major 00:03:53
9.   Hungarian Dance No. 11 in D Minor 00:03:20
10.   Hungarian Dance No. 16 in F Minor 00:02:49

Webern, Anton
Schwarz, Gerard, arranger(s)

  Langsamer Satz (arr. G. Schwarz for string orchestra)
11.   Langsamer Satz (arr. G. Schwarz for string orchestra) 00:13:43

Pfitzner, Hans

  Symphony in C Major, Op. 46
12.   I. Allegro moderato - 00:07:21
13.   II. Sehr langsam - 00:04:03
14.   III. Presto 00:05:55

Total Playing Time: 01:17:45






Composer(s):
Brahms, Johannes; Mendelssohn, Felix; Pfitzner, Hans; Schumann, Robert; Webern, Anton

Arranger(s):
Schwarz, Gerard; Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich

Conductor(s):
Schwarz, Gerard

Orchestra(s):
Seattle Symphony Orchestra

Artist(s):
Bonnevie, Robert; Knapp, David C.; Robbins, Mark; Wilson, Scott

Label: Naxos

Genre: Orchestral

Period: 20th Century; Romantic

Catalogue No: 8.572770

Barcode: 747313277070

Physical Release: 09/2012

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