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Gade/Hartmann: Et Folkesagn / Damgaard, Danish Radio


Release Date: 04/08/1997 
Label:  Cpo   Catalog #: 999426   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Niels Gade
Conductor:  Harry Damgaard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 37 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Et folkesagn "A Folk Tale" by Niels Gade
Conductor:  Harry Damgaard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853-1854; Denmark 
Date of Recording: 08/1995 
Venue:  Danish Radio Concert Hall, Copenhagen 
Length: 96 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Notes: This work was written in collaboration with J.P.E. Hartmann. Niels Gade composed the music for Acts 1 and 3 and J.P.E. Hartmann composed the music for Act 2. 

Sound Samples

A Folk Tale: Introduction
A Folk Tale: Act I: The Hunt
A Folk Tale: Act I: Peasant Dance
A Folk Tale: Act I: Dance of Knights: Minuet
A Folk Tale: Act I: Reel
A Folk Tale: Act I: At the Elf-Hill
A Folk Tale: Act I: The Elf-Girls
A Folk Tale: Act II: In the Troll Barrow
A Folk Tale: Act II: Diderik's Courtship
A Folk Tale: Act II: The Dream
A Folk Tale: Act II: Hilda wakes up confused, and remembers the dream
A Folk Tale: Act II: Arrival of the Trolls
A Folk Tale: Act II: Bolero. Hilda's solo
A Folk Tale: Act II: Dance of the Trolls
A Folk Tale: Act III Scene 1: Pastorale
A Folk Tale: Act III Scene 1: Hilda and the Peasants
A Folk Tale: Act III Scene 1: The happiness dies down as Ove
A Folk Tale: Act III Scene 1: Viderik's Teasing
A Folk Tale: Act III Scene 2: The servants lay out the young mistress's clothes
A Folk Tale: Act III Scene 3: The trolls, who have now lost their dearest treasure, want to go away
A Folk Tale: Act III Scene 3: Mogens ans the peasants arrive, and Viderik puts a spell on them. Birthe come upon to wed Birthe
A Folk Tale: Act III Scene 3: The troll family arrives.
A Folk Tale: Act III Scene 4: Finale
A Folk Tale: Act III Scene 4: Polonaise: Pas de Sept: Allegro maestoso
A Folk Tale: Act III Scene 4: Gentlemen's solo: Moderato
A Folk Tale: Act III Scene 4: Interpolated music: Allegro non troppo
A Folk Tale: Act III Scene 4: Coda: Polonaise: Animato
A Folk Tale: Act III Scene 4: Bridal Waltz: Tempo di valse

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