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Sir George Henschel - 1850-1934


Release Date: 01/02/2007 
Label:  Symposium   Catalog #: 1362   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Franz SchubertCarl LoeweRobert SchumannJohann Wolfgang Franck,   ... 
Performer:  George HenschelBeatrice HarrisonEmma EamesGervase Elwes
Conductor:  George Henschel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: George Henschel. Soloists: George Henschel, Beatrice Harrison, Emma Eames. Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: George Henschel. Soloists: George Henschel, Beatrice Harrison, Emma Eames. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Die schöne Müllerin, D 795/Op. 25: no 1, Das Wandern by Franz Schubert
Performer:  George Henschel (Piano), George Henschel (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/01/1928 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: German 
2. Winterreise, D 911/Op. 89: no 24, Der Leiermann by Franz Schubert
Performer:  George Henschel (Baritone), George Henschel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/03/1928 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: German 
3. Lachen und Weinen, D 777/Op. 59 no 4 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  George Henschel (Piano), George Henschel (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1823; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/03/1928 
Length: 1 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: German 
4. Gruppe aus dem Tartarus, D 583/Op. 24 no 1 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  George Henschel (Baritone), George Henschel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: 11/20/1928; 11/28/1928; 12/14/1928 
5. Ballads (3), Op. 56: no 1, Heinrich der Vogler by Carl Loewe
Performer:  George Henschel (Piano), George Henschel (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Germany 
Date of Recording: 11/12/1928 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: German 
6. Der Erlkönig, D 328 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  George Henschel (Piano), George Henschel (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1815; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/20/1928 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: German 
7. Dichterliebe, Op. 48: no 7, Ich grolle nicht by Robert Schumann
Performer:  George Henschel (Baritone), George Henschel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: German 
8. Gedichte (7), Op. 90: no 1, Lied eines Schmiedes by Robert Schumann
Performer:  George Henschel (Baritone), George Henschel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1850; Germany 
Date of Recording: 11/12/1928 
Length: 1 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: German 
9. Romances and Ballades ii, Op. 49: no 1, Die beiden Grenadiere by Robert Schumann
Performer:  George Henschel (Piano), George Henschel (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Date of Recording: 11/12/1928 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: German 
10. Wait thou still by Johann Wolfgang Franck
Performer:  George Henschel (Baritone), George Henschel (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/12/1928 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: German 
11. Biblical songs, Op. 99/B 185: no 7, By the rivers of Babylon by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  George Henschel (Piano), George Henschel (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/12/1928 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: English 
12. Symphony no 1 in C major, Op. 21 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  George Henschel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Scala Theatre, London 
Length: 26 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Notes: Scala Theatre, London (12/14/1926 - 02/04/1927) 
13. Suite for Cello solo no 6 in D major, BWV 1012: 4th movement, Sarabande by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Beatrice Harrison (Cello), George Henschel (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/28/1920 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
14. Suite for Cello solo no 4 in E flat major, BWV 1010: 4th movement, Sarabande by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Henschel (Piano), Beatrice Harrison (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/30/1920 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
15. Sicilienne by George Henschel
Performer:  George Henschel (Piano), Beatrice Harrison (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 03/30/1920 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
16. Spring by George Henschel
Performer:  Emma Eames (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 05/18/1908 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: English 
17. Morning Hymn by George Henschel
Performer:  Gervase Elwes (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1911 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: English 
18. Mein müdes Augen by George Henschel
Performer:  George Henschel (Baritone), George Henschel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: C1929 
Length: 1 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: German 

Sound Samples

Die schone Mullerin, Op. 25, D. 795: No. 1. Das Wandern
Winterreise, Op. 89, D. 911: No. 24. Der Leiermann
Lachen und Weinen, Op. 59, No. 4, D. 777
Gruppe aus dem Tartarus, Op. 24, No. 1, D. 583
3 Balladen, Op. 56: No. 1. Heinrich der Vogler
3 Balladen, Op. 1 (text by J.W. von Goethe): 3 Balladen, Op. 1: No. 3. Erlkonig
Dichterliebe, Op. 48: No. 7. Ich grolle nicht
6 Gedichte und Requiem, Op. 90 (text by N. Lenau): 6 Gedichte und Requiem, Op. 90: No. 1. Lied eines Schmiedes
Romanzen und Balladen, Book 2, Op. 49: No. 1. Die beiden Grenadiere
Wait Thou Still
10 Biblical Songs, Op. 99, B. 185 (Sung in English): 10 Biblical Songs, Op. 99, B. 185: No. 7. Pri rekach babylonskych (By the rivers of Babylon) (Sung in English)
Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21: I. Adagio molto - Allegro con brio
Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21: II. Andante cantabile con moto
Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21: III. Menuetto - Allegro molto e vivace
Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21: IV. Adagio - Allegro molto
Cello Suite No. 6 in D major, BWV 1012: IV. Sarabande (arr. G. Henschel)
Cello Suite No. 4 in E flat major, BWV 1010: IV. Sarabande (arr. G. Henschel)
Sicilienne
Spring
Morning Hymn
Mein mudes Augen

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