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Edvard Grieg Complete Symphonic Works Vol III

92.669

Stereo/Multichannel
NEW RELEASE

Playing time: 72'22"
Tracks: 24
Booklet pages: 20
© 2012 Westdeutscher Rundfunk, 2013 Ludger Böckenhoff
Reviewer: Howard Smith
Review of Edvard Grieg Complete Symphonic Works Vol III published on 29 October 2013

Listen: Grieg: Finale (Old Norwegian Melody with Variations) (track 21, 0:00-0:44)

WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln
Eivind Aadland, conductor

Edvard Grieg (1843-1907):

1 Concert Overture 'In Autumn' Op 11

Lyric Suite, Op 54
2 Shepherd Boy (Gjætergut)
3 Norwegian March (Gangar)
4 Notturno
5 March of the Dwarfs (Troldtog)

6 Klokkeklang ('Bellringing'), Op 54 No 6

Old Norwegian Melody with Variations, Op 51
7 Poco tranquillo - Andante espressivo
8 Poco allegro, ma tranquillo
9 Energico
10 Allegro leggiero
11 Poco andante
12 Maestoso
13 Allegro scherzando e leggiero
14 Andante
15 Andante molto tranquillo
16 Presto
17 Tempo di menuetto
18 Allegro marcato
19 Tempo di valse
20 Adagio molto espressivo
21 Finale. Allegro molto marcato - Pomposo - Prestissimo - Andante molto tranquillo

Three Orchestral Pieces from 'Sigurd Jorsalfar', Op 56
22 Prelude to Act I. In the King's Hall
23 Intermezzo. Borghild's Dream
24 Homage March

Recorded 1-2 and 4-6 October 2012 at the Philharmonie, Köln, Germany

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