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Respighi: Metamorphoseon



Playing time: 72'15"
Tracks: 18
Booklet pages: 28
© 2015 BIS Records AB
Reviewer: Gerald Fenech
Review of Respighi: Metamorphoseon published on 10 February 2016

Listen: Respighi: Modus XII (Metamorphoseon) (track 13, 0:32-1:19)

Orchestre Philharmonique Royal de Liège
Marian Taché, leader
John Neschling, conductor

Ottorino Respighi (1879-1936):

Metamorphoseon (1930)
Modi XII -Tema e variazioni
1 [Tema] Andante moderato
2 Modus I. Moderato non troppo
3 Modus II. Allegretto
4 Modus III. Lento
5 Modus IV. Lento espressivo
6 Modus V. Allegro vivace
7 Modus VI. Vivo
8 Modus VII. Cadenze
9 Modus VIII. Andantino mosso
10 Modus IX. Lento non troppo
11 Modus X. Molto allegro
12 Modus XI. Molto allegro
13 Modus XII. Vivo non troppo

14 Ballata delle gnomidi (1920)

Belkis, Regina di Saba (1934)
Suite for Orchestra, from the ballet of the same name
15 Il sogno di Salamone. Lento non troppo
16 La danza di Belkis all'aurora. Moderato
17 Danza guerresca. Pesante
18 Danza orgiastica. Allegro vivo

Recorded in June 2014 at the Salle philharmonique, Liège, Belgium


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