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CASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO, M.: Piano Concertos Nos. 1 and 2 / 4 Dances for Love's Labour's Lost (Marangoni, Malmo Symphony, Mogrelia)

    




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CASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO, M.: Piano Concertos Nos. 1 and 2 / 4 Dances for Love's Labour's Lost (Marangoni, Malmo Symphony, Mogrelia)

Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco’s two Piano Concertos form a contrasting pair. Concerto No 1, written in 1927, is a vivid and witty example of his romantic spirit, exquisite melodies and rich yet transparent orchestration. Concerto No 2, composed a decade later, is a darker, more dramatic and virtuosic work. The deeply-felt and dreamlike slow movement and passionate finale are tinged with bleak moments of sombre agitation, suggestive of unfolding tragic events with the imminent introduction of the Fascist Racial Laws that led Castelnuovo-Tedesco to seek exile in the USA in 1939. The Four Dances from ‘Love’s Labour’s Lost’, part of the composer’s recurring fascination for the art of Shakespeare, are atmospheric, richly characterised and hugely enjoyable. This is their first performance and recording.


Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario

  Piano Concerto No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 46
1.   I. Allegro giusto 00:12:04
2.   II. Andantino alla romanza - 00:08:46
3.   III. Vivo e festoso 00:08:22
  Piano Concerto No. 2 in F Major, Op. 92
4.   I. Vivace e brillante 00:11:04
5.   II. Romanza, tranquillo e meditativo - 00:10:42
6.   III. Vivo e impetuoso 00:09:29
  4 Dances for Love's Labour's Lost, Op. 167
7.   No. 1. Sarabande (for the King of Navarre) 00:05:43
8.   No. 2. Gavotte (for the Princess of France) 00:03:51
9.   No. 3. Spanish Dance (for Don Adriano de Armado) 00:03:12
10.   No. 4. Russian Dance (Masque) 00:03:30

Total Playing Time: 01:16:43






Composer(s):
Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario

Conductor(s):
Mogrelia, Andrew

Orchestra(s):
Malmo Symphony Orchestra

Artist(s):
Marangoni, Alessandro

Label: Naxos

Series: 19th/20th Century Italian Classics

Genre: Concertos; Orchestral

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 8.572823

Barcode: 747313282371

Physical Release: 05/2012

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