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Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 "Pastorale" (Chamber Version); Valente: Six To Midnight / Kolner Streichsextett

Beethoven / Valente / Cologne String Sextet
Release Date: 09/11/2012 
Label:  Cavi Music   Catalog #: 8553258   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Augusto ValenteLudwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kölner Streichsextett
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Both performances featured here are world premiere recordings. The chamber music arrangement of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 6 comes from his own time, while Augusto Valente’s piece has been described as a “string sextet of glass and avalanches.” - Allegro Both performances featured here are world premiere recordings. The chamber music arrangement of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 6 comes from his own time, while Augusto Valente’s piece has been described as a “string sextet of glass and avalanches.” - Allegro Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Six to Midnight, for string sextet by Augusto Valente
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kölner Streichsextett
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1999-2000 
Date of Recording: 03/2003 
Venue:  Köln, Deutschlandfunk Kammermusiksaal 
Length: 22 Minutes 5 Secs. 
2.
Symphony no 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kölner Streichsextett
Written: 1808 
Date of Recording: 03/2003 
Venue:  Köln, Deutschlandfunk Kammermusiksaal 
Length: 39 Minutes 52 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Ludwig van Beethoven, Symphonie No. 6 in F, Op. 68: I. Angenehme, heitere Empfindungen, welche bei der Ankunft auf dem Lande im Menschen Erwachen - Allegro ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven, Symphonie No. 6 in F, Op. 68: II. Szene am Bach - Allegro ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven, Symphonie No. 6 in F, Op. 68: III. Lustiges Zusammensein der Landsleute - Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven, Symphonie No. 6 in F, Op. 68: IV. Donner, Sturm - Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven, Symphonie No. 6 in F, Op. 68: V. Hirtengesang, Wohltätige mit Dank an die Gottheit verbundene Gefühle nach dem Sturm - Allegretto
Six to Midnight: No.1, The Dark Flames
Six to Midnight: No.2, Labyrinthe des Iys
Six to Midnight: No.3, Cabalgata de los Dragones
Six to Midnight: No.4, Camera Obscura
Six to Midnight: No.5, Recitativo I: Jogo das Verdades
Six to Midnight: No.6, The Rock, the Clouds
Six to Midnight: No.7, Labirinto das Estrelas
Six to Midnight: No.8, Recitativo II: From the Bottom of My Heart
Six to Midnight: No.9, Retour de la glace
Six to Midnight: No.10, Las Horas Luminosas
Six to Midnight: No.11, Solo

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