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Preben Torntoft Sings Nielsen, Handel, Weyse, Horneman, Etc


Release Date: 07/01/2002 
Label:  Danacord   Catalog #: 347   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George Frideric HandelChristoph Ernst F. WeyseChristian Emil HornemanTraditional,   ... 
Performer:  Preben TorntoftEsther VagningHans Erik Knudsen
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 0 Hours 51 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Selections recorded 1951-53. Selections recorded 1951-53. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano), Esther Vagning (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
Language: English 
2. Nu titte til hin danden by Christoph Ernst F. Weyse
Performer:  Hans Erik Knudsen (Piano), Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano)
Period: Classical 
Written: Denmark 
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
Language: Danish 
3. Hojt fra traets groone top by Christian Emil Horneman
Performer:  Esther Vagning (Piano), Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Denmark 
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
Language: Danish 
4. I Osten stiger solen op by Christoph Ernst F. Weyse
Performer:  Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano), Hans Erik Knudsen (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: Denmark 
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
Language: Danish 
5. Altid frejdig nar du gar by Christoph Ernst F. Weyse
Performer:  Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano), Esther Vagning (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: Denmark 
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
Language: Danish 
6. I skovens dybe stille ro by Traditional
Performer:  Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano), Esther Vagning (Piano)
Written: Denmark 
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
7. Stille hjerte by Thaub,
Performer:  Esther Vagning (Piano), Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano)
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
Language: Swedish 
8. Jeg er havren by Aksel Agerby
Performer:  Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano), Esther Vagning (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916; Denmark 
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
Language: Swedish 
9. Ole sad pa en knold og sang by Alfred Tofft
Performer:  Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano), Esther Vagning (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Denmark 
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
Language: Danish 
10. Moders navn er en himmelsk lyd by Henrik Rung
Performer:  Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano), Esther Vagning (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Denmark 
Language: Swedish 
Notes: 1951 - 1953 
11. Det er hvidt herude by Thomas Laub
Performer:  Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano), Esther Vagning (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Denmark 
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
Language: Swedish 
12. Sikken voldsom traengsel og alarm by Faber,
Performer:  Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano), Esther Vagning (Piano)
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
Language: Swedish 
13. Caro mio ben by Tommaso Giordani
Performer:  Esther Vagning (Piano), Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano)
Period: Classical 
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This song was more likely composed by Giuseppe Giordani. 
14. There's a long trail by Alonzo "Zo" Elliot
Performer:  Esther Vagning (Piano), Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913-1914; United Kingdom 
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
Language: English 
15. Little Danish Songs (10), FS 114: no 1, I know a lark's nest by Carl Nielsen
Performer:  Hans Erik Knudsen (Piano), Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923-1924; Denmark 
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
Language: Danish 
16. Strophic Songs (7), FS 42/Op. 21: no 4, Bow your head, O flower by Carl Nielsen
Performer:  Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano), Hans Erik Knudsen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
17. Danish Songs (20), Volume 1, FS 70: I bear my yoke with a smile by Carl Nielsen
Performer:  Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano), Esther Vagning (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914; Denmark 
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
18. Danish Songs (20), Volume 2, FS 78: Strangest breeze by Carl Nielsen
Performer:  Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano), Esther Vagning (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1917; Denmark 
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
Language: Swedish 
19. Songs (5), FS 12/Op. 4: no 4, Irmelin Rose by Carl Nielsen
Performer:  Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano), Esther Vagning (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1891; Denmark 
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
Language: Swedish 
20. A Perfect Day by Carrie Jacobs-Bond
Performer:  Preben Torntoft (Boy Soprano), Esther Vagning (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; USA 
Date of Recording: 1951-53 
Language: English 

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