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SCHUMANN, R.: Manfred: Overture / Piano Concerto, Op. 54 / Overture, Scherzo and Finale (Davidovich, Seattle Symphony, Schwarz)

    
      

 

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SCHUMANN, R.: Manfred: Overture / Piano Concerto, Op. 54 / Overture, Scherzo and Finale (Davidovich, Seattle Symphony, Schwarz)

Robert Schumann drew inspiration from other leading Romantic voices of his day, and Manfred is the dramatic overture to a work based on verses by Lord Byron. Schumann’s wife Clara was an extremely accomplished musician, and the Piano Concerto in A minor is one of the most eloquent and highly regarded legacies of their relationship. Lacking only a slow movement, the Overture, Scherzo and Finale is a symphony in all but name. Gramophone described these performances as “extremely fine”.


Schumann, Robert

  Manfred, Op. 115: Overture
1.   Play with flash player Manfred, Op. 115: Overture 00:13:34
  Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 54
2.   Play with flash player I. Allegro affettuoso 00:16:16
3.   Play with flash player II. Intermezzo: Andantino grazioso 00:05:23
4.   Play with flash player III. Allegro vivace 00:11:52
  Overture, Scherzo and Finale, Op. 52
5.   Play with flash player Overture - Andante con moto: Allegro 00:07:00
6.   Play with flash player Scherzo - Vivo 00:04:29
7.   Play with flash player Finale - Allegro molto vivace 00:06:35

Total Playing Time: 01:05:09






Composer(s):
Schumann, Robert

Conductor(s):
Schwarz, Gerard

Orchestra(s):
Seattle Symphony Orchestra

Artist(s):
Davidovich, Bella

Label: Naxos

Genre: Concerto; Orchestral

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: 8.571214

Barcode: 747313121472

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Release Date: 08/2012

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