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BLOCH, E.: Symphony in C-Sharp Minor / Poems of the Sea (London Symphony, Atlas)

    
      

 





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BLOCH, E.: Symphony in C-Sharp Minor / Poems of the Sea (London Symphony, Atlas)

Composed while Ernest Bloch was studying in Germany and before he moved to America, the richly scored Symphony in C sharp minor fits within the romantic tradition of Richard Strauss, Mahler and Bruckner. It expresses Bloch’s innermost struggles and emotions, revealing his complex talents through rhapsodic forms, exceptional polyphony and modal tonalities. Inspired by Walt Whitman, the Poems of the Sea depict the oceans with striking clarity, including flavours of Irish folk music. Dalia Atlas is a leading expert on Bloch, her acclaimed recordings including America (8.557151) and Four Episodes (8.570259), “a disc not to be missed” (Penguin Guide).


Bloch, Ernest

  Symphony in C-Sharp Minor
1.   Play with flash player I. Lento - Allegro agitato ma molto energico 00:22:03
2.   Play with flash player II. Andante molto moderato 00:11:11
3.   Play with flash player III. Vivace 00:10:18
4.   Play with flash player IV. Allegro energico e molto marcato 00:11:02
  Poems of the Sea (version for orchestra)
5.   Play with flash player I. Waves: Poco agitato 00:04:25
6.   Play with flash player II. Chanty: Andante misterioso 00:03:24
7.   Play with flash player III. At Sea: Allegro vivo 00:05:43

Total Playing Time: 01:08:06






Composer(s):
Bloch, Ernest

Conductor(s):
Atlas, Dalia

Orchestra(s):
London Symphony Orchestra

Label: Naxos

Genre: Orchestral

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 8.573241

Barcode: 747313324170

Release Date: 09/2013

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