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GRIEG (THE VERY BEST OF)



Disc 1

Grieg, Edvard

  Holberg Suite, Op. 40 (From Holberg's Time: Suite in the Olden Style): I. Prelude
1.   Play with flash player Holberg Suite, Op. 40: I. Prelude 00:02:49
  Lyric Pieces, Book 1, Op. 12: No. 1. Arietta
2.   Play with flash player Lyric Pieces, Book 1, Op. 12: No. 1. Arietta 00:01:23
  Violin Sonata No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 45: I. Allegro molto ed appassionato
3.   Play with flash player Violin Sonata No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 45: I. Allegro molto ed appassionato 00:08:59

Grieg, Edvard
Ibsen, Henrik, lyricist(s)

  Peer Gynt, Op. 23, Act IV: Solveig's Song (Solveigs sang)
4.   Play with flash player Peer Gynt, Op. 23, Act IV: Solveig's Song (Solveigs sang) 00:04:42

Grieg, Edvard

  Lyric Pieces, Book 3, Op. 43: No. 4. Little Bird (Voglein)
5.   Play with flash player Lyric Pieces, Book 3, Op. 43: No. 4. Little Bird (Voglein) 00:01:47
  Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46 (excerpts)
6.   Play with flash player I. Morning 00:03:55
7.   Play with flash player III. Anitra's Dance 00:03:35
8.   Play with flash player IV. In the Hall of the Mountain King 00:02:42
  String Quartet No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 27: II. Romanze: Andantino - Allegro agitato
9.   Play with flash player String Quartet No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 27: II. Romanze: Andantino - Allegro agitato 00:07:11
  2 Elegiac Pieces, Op. 34
10.   Play with flash player No. 1. Heart Wounds (Hjertesar) 00:02:36
11.   Play with flash player No. 2. Last Spring (Varen) 00:04:21
  Lyric Pieces, Book 5, Op. 54: No. 3. March of the Trolls (Trolltog)
12.   Play with flash player Lyric Pieces, Book 5, Op. 54: No. 3. March of the Trolls (Trolltog) 00:02:58

Grieg, Edvard
Ibsen, Henrik, lyricist(s)

  6 Poems, Op. 25: No. 2. En svane (A Swan)
13.   Play with flash player 6 Poems, Op. 25: No. 2. En svane (A Swan) 00:02:26

Grieg, Edvard
Godár, Vladimír, arranger(s)

  Lyric Pieces, Book 2, Op. 38: No. 1. Berceuse (arr. for violin and piano)
14.   Play with flash player Lyric Pieces, Book 2, Op. 38: No. 1. Berceuse (arr. for violin and piano) 00:02:19

Grieg, Edvard

  2 Melodies, Op. 53
15.   Play with flash player No. 1. Norwegian (Norsk) 00:03:17
16.   Play with flash player No. 2. The First Meeting (Det forste mode) 00:03:59
  Sigurd Jorsalfar, Op. 56
17.   Play with flash player Sigurd Jorsalfar, Op. 56 00:11:03


Disc 2

Grieg, Edvard

  Lyric Pieces, Book 8, Op. 65. No. 6. Wedding Day at Troldhaugen (arr. for orchestra)
1.   Play with flash player Lyric Pieces, Book 8, Op. 65. No. 6. Wedding Day at Troldhaugen (arr. for orchestra) 00:05:58

Grieg, Edvard
Krag, Vilhelm, lyricist(s)

  5 Songs, Op. 60: No. 3. On the Water (Mens jeg venter)
2.   Play with flash player 5 Songs, Op. 60: No. 3. On the Water (Mens jeg venter) 00:02:17

Grieg, Edvard

  Cello Sonata in A Minor, Op. 36: I. Allegro agitato
3.   Play with flash player Cello Sonata in A Minor, Op. 36: I. Allegro agitato 00:09:24
  Lyric Suite, Op. 54: III. Nocturne
4.   Play with flash player Lyric Suite, Op. 54: III. Nocturne 00:04:31
  Peer Gynt Suite No. 2, Op. 55: I. Ingrid's Lament
5.   Play with flash player Peer Gynt Suite No. 2, Op. 55: I. Ingrid's Lament 00:03:58
  Lyric Pieces, Book 3, Op. 43: No. 1. Schmetterling (Butterfly)
6.   Play with flash player Lyric Pieces, Book 3, Op. 43: No. 1. Schmetterling (Butterfly) 00:01:52
  Violin Sonata No. 2 in G Major, Op. 13: III. Allegro animato
7.   Play with flash player Violin Sonata No. 2 in G Major, Op. 13: III. Allegro animato 00:05:24
  Lyric Pieces, Book 3, Op. 43: No. 6. To the Spring (An den Fruhling)
8.   Play with flash player Lyric Pieces, Book 3, Op. 43: No. 6. To the Spring (An den Fruhling) 00:02:51
  Symphonic Dances, Op. 64: No. 1. Allegro moderato e marcato
9.   Play with flash player Symphonic Dances, Op. 64: No. 1. Allegro moderato e marcato 00:07:28
  2 Lyric Pieces: No. 2. Cradle Song (orchestral version of Op. 68/5)
10.   Play with flash player 2 Lyric Pieces: No. 2. Cradle Song (orchestral version of Op. 68/5) 00:04:35

Grieg, Edvard
Breiner, Peter, arranger(s)

  Melodies of the Heart, Op. 5: No. 3. I Love but Thee (arr. for violin and orchestra)
11.   Play with flash player Melodies of the Heart, Op. 5: No. 3. I Love but Thee (arr. for violin and orchestra) 00:01:37

Grieg, Edvard

  Lyric Pieces, Book 7, Op. 62: No. 4. Brooklet (Baekken)
12.   Play with flash player Lyric Pieces, Book 7, Op. 62: No. 4. Brooklet (Baekken) 00:01:37

Grieg, Edvard
Walther von der Vogelweide / Geibel, Emanuel von / Bodenstedt, Friedrich / Heine, Heinrich / Uhland, Johann Ludwig / Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, lyricist(s)

  6 Songs, Op. 48: No. 6. A Dream (Ein Traum)
13.   Play with flash player 6 Songs, Op. 48: No. 6. A Dream (Ein Traum) 00:02:13

Grieg, Edvard

  Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16: I. Allegro moderato
14.   Play with flash player Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16: I. Allegro moderato 00:12:54

Total Playing Time: 02:16:41






Composer(s):
Grieg, Edvard

Lyricist(s):
Bodenstedt, Friedrich; Geibel, Emanuel von; Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von; Heine, Heinrich; Ibsen, Henrik; Krag, Vilhelm; Uhland, Johann Ludwig; Walther von der Vogelweide

Arranger(s):
Breiner, Peter; Godár, Vladimír

Conductor(s):
Breiner, Peter; Edlinger, Richard; Engeset, Bjarte; Leaper, Adrian; Maksymiuk, Jerzy; Studt, Richard

Orchestra(s):
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra; Bournemouth Sinfonietta; Capella Istropolitana; Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra; Royal Scottish National Orchestra; Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra, Košice

Ensemble(s):
Oslo Quartet

Artist(s):
Arnesen, Bodil; Birkeland, Oystein; Eriksen, Erling Ragnar; Gimse, Havard; Jandó, Jenő; Kjekshus, Helge; Kraggerud, Henning; Nishizaki, Takako; Steen-Nøkleberg, Einar

Label: Naxos

Genre: Chamber Music; Concerto; Instrumental; Orchestral; Vocal

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: 8.552123-24

Barcode: 730099212328

Boxset: 8.502020

Release Date: 04/2006

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