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Janacek: Orchestral Works, Volume 2

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CHSA 5156
 
Janacek: Orchestral Works, Volume 2
Release Date: May 2015
Originally recorded in 2014
Genre:
Orchestral & Concertos
Classical

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LEOS JANACEK

(1854-1928)
1.

Jealousy, JW VI/10 (1895)

5:30
(Zarlivost)
Discarded prelude to Jenufa, JW 1/4
Allegro - Un poco meno mosso - Più animato -
Allegro - Un poco meno mosso - Più animato - Molto allegro (quasi Presto) -
2.

Violin Concerto 'The Wandering of a Little Soul', JW IX/10 (1926?, incomplete)

12:05
(Putovani dusicky)
Completed by Leoš Faltus and Miloš Stedron, 1988
Andante - Tempo di marcia - Adagio - Meno mosso - Allegro - Con moto -
Solo: James Ehnes violin
3.

The Ballad of Blanik, JW VI/16 (1919)

7:43
(Ballada blanická)
Symphonic poem for large orchestra after the poem by Jaroslav Vrchlicky (1853-1912)
Con moto - Vivo - Maestoso - Vivo - Maestoso -
Meno [ ] - Presto -

The Fiddler's Child, JW VI/14 (1913)

12:48
(Sumarovo ditê)
Ballad (symphonic poem) for orchestra after the poem by Svatopluk Cech (1846-1908)
4.
Con moto - Vivo - Adagio - Allegro - Tempo Vivo -
4:57
Tempo I - Meno mosso - Allegro
5.
Larghetto - Poco mosso - Tempo I - Con moto -
5:48
Con moto - Meno mosso - Con moto
6.
Allegro - Maestoso
2:02
Solo: Melina Mandozzi violin

The Danube, JW IX/7 (1923-25)

16:10
(Dunaj)
Unfinished symphony
after the poems Utonulá (The Drowned Woman) by Pavla Kricková (1886-1972) and Lola by Alexander Insarov (Sonja Spálová) (1898-1994)
Completed by Miloš Stedron and Leoš Faltus, 1985
7.
1
Andante - Un poco più mosso - Con moto
3:33
8.
2
[ ] - Un poco più mosso - Meno mosso - Presto -
4:55
9.
3
Allegro - Meno - Più mosso - Più mosso - Meno mosso -
3:09
10.
4
[Allegretto] - [Waltz] - [Più mosso] - Più mosso - [Poco tranquillo] - Presto
4:22
Solo: Susanna Andersson soprano

Taras Bulba, JW VI/15 (1915-18)

22:51
Rhapsody for orchestra after the tale by Nikolay Vasil'yevich Gogol (1808-1852)
11.
I
The Death of Andriy. Moderato, quasi recitativo - Più mosso - Andante - Allegro vivo -
8:07
12.
II
The Death of Ostap. Moderato - Allegro - Tampo I (Moderato) - Vivo - Moderato -
5:26
13.
III
The Prophesy and the Death of Taras Bulba. Con moto - Maestoso - Presto -
9:08
Total time: 77:48
Conductor: Edward Gardner
10 and 11 March 2014 (The Danube, Movements 1 and 3) and 24-27 November 2014 (The Danube, Movements 2 and 4, other works)




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