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SCHMITT, F.: Piano Duet and Duo Works (Complete), Vol. 4 (Invencia Piano Duo)


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The Invencia Piano Duo completes its Florent Schmitt series on the Naxos Grand Piano label
Get ready for Florent Schmitt’s duo-piano repertoire…all four CDs’ worth!
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SCHMITT, F.: Piano Duet and Duo Works (Complete), Vol. 4 (Invencia Piano Duo)

Florent Schmitt was one of the most important of all French composers, an individualist who defies the simplicities of classification. The last of this four-disc series explores Schmitt’s Humoresques, Op 43, a cycle full of unexpected and witty twists, as well as the visionary Lied et scherzo, Op 54. His gift for characterisation is always evident, not least in Trois pièces récréatives, Op 37 which is strongly spiced with humour.

Schmitt, Florent

  Humoresques, Op. 43
1.   No. 1. Marche militaire 00:03:14
2.   No. 2. Rondeau 00:01:18
3.   No. 3. Bucolique 00:04:45
4.   No. 4. Scherzetto 00:02:28
5.   No. 5. Valse sentimentale 00:03:20
6.   No. 6. Danse grotesque 00:02:22
  Lied et scherzo, Op. 54 (version for piano 4 hands)
7.   Lied et scherzo, Op. 54 (version for piano 4 hands) 00:10:59
  3 pieces recreatives, Op. 37
8.   No. 1. Quadrille 00:01:33
9.   No. 2. Gavotte 00:01:25
10.   No. 3. Marche 00:01:28
  Une semaine du petit elfe ferme-l'oeil, Op. 58
11.   I. La noce des souris 00:02:59
12.   II. Le cigogne lasse 00:04:18
13.   III. Le cheval de Ferme - l'oeil 00:01:43
14.   IV. Le mariage de la poupee Berthe 00:04:48
15.   V. La ronde des lettres boiteuses 00:01:23
16.   VI. La promenade a travers le tableau 00:04:38
17.   VII. Le parapluie chinois 00:03:48

Total Playing Time: 00:56:29

Schmitt, Florent

Invencia Piano Duo

Label: Grand Piano

Genre: Instrumental

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: GP624

Barcode: 747313962426

Physical Release: 09/2013

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