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Ferenc Farkas: Orchestral Music Volume Three

TOCC 0217


Playing time: 71'58"
Tracks: 27
Booklet pages: 12
© 2015 Toccata Classics
Reviewer: Paul Sarcich
Review of Ferenc Farkas: Orchestral Music Volume Three published on 24 September 2015

Listen: Ferenc Farkas: Chorea (Old Hungarian Dances) (track 6, 0:00-0:48)

Ferenc Farkas (1905-2000):

Old Hungarian Dances for Oboe and String Orchestra (1990, arranged 2014 by Lajos Lencsés) (first recording)
1 Intrada
2 Slow dance
3 Shoulder-blade dance
4 Dance of the Prince of Translyvania
5 Dance of Lázár Apor
6 Chorea
7 Leaping Dance

Lajos Lencsés, oboe
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra

Musica Serena for string orchestra (1982) (first recording)
8 Allegro
9 Andante moderato
10 Allegro vivace

Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra

Maschere for oboe, clarinet and bassoon (1983)
11 Il capitano
12 Pantalone
13 Colombina
14 Povero Pulcinella
15 Arlecchino

Lajos Lencsés, oboe
Lajos Rozman, clarinet
Andrea Horváth, bassoon

Piccola Musica di Concerto for string orchestra (1961)
16 Allegro
17 Andante
18 Scherzo
19 Allegro

Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra

Concertino IV for oboe and string orchestra (1983)
20 Allegro
21 Andante (Choral varié)
22 Allegro

Lajos Lencsés, oboe
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra

Music for Zánka for string orchestra (1986) (first recording)
23 Sonatina
24 Arietta
25 Rondo

Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra

26 Ricordanze for cor anglais and string trio (1984)

Lajos Lencsés, cor anglais
Emily Körner, violin
Andra Darzins, viola
Zoltán Paulich, cello

Aria e rondo all'ungherese for oboe, violin and string orchestra (1994)
27 Aria
28 Rondo all'ungherese

Lajos Lencsés, oboe
János Rolla, violin
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra

Recorded 14-15 April 2014 at the Istituto italiano di cultura, Budapest, Hungary


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