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Zemlinsky: The Mermaid; Sinfonietta - Helsinki Philharmonic / Storgårds

ODE 1237-5

SACD Surround; SACD Stereo; CD Stereo

Playing time: 69'25"
Tracks: 6
Booklet pages: 20
© 2015 Ondine Oy
Reviewer: Geoff Pearce
Review of Zemlinsky: The Mermaid; Sinfonietta - Helsinki Philharmonic / Storgårds published on 25 April 2015

Listen: Zemlinsky: Sehr bewegt, rauschend (Die Seejungfrau) (track 2, 0:00-1:02)

Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
John Storgårds, conductor

Alexander Zemlinsky (1871-1942):

Die Seejungfrau ('The Mermaid')
Fantasie in drei Sätzen für großes Orchester nach einem Märchen von Andersen
First recording of 2013 critical edition by Antony Beaumont (born 1949)
1 Sehr mässig bewegt
2 Sehr bewegt, rauschend
3 Sehr gedehnt, mit schmerzvollem Ausdruck

Sinfonietta Op 23
First recording of 2013 version for chamber orchestra by Roland Freisitzer (born 1973)
4 Sehr lebhaft
5 Ballade
6 Rondo

Recorded 2-4 September 2014 at Helsinki Music Centre, Finland


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