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Goethe: Erlkonig; Gretchen Am Spinnrade; Gretchens Bitte

Goethe / Melath / Fokanov / Virag / Kokas
Release Date: 03/29/2005 
Label:  Hungaroton   Catalog #: 32323   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Gottlob BachmannCorona Elisabeth WilhelmiJulius SchneiderCarl Friedrich Zelter,   ... 
Performer:  Emese VirágAndrea MeláthAnatoly FokanovKatalin Kokas
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Erlkönig, for voice & piano by Gottlob Bachmann
Performer:  Emese Virág (Piano), Andrea Meláth ()
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
2.
Erlkönig, for voice & piano by Corona Elisabeth Wilhelmi
Performer:  Emese Virág (Piano), Andrea Meláth ()
Period: Classical 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
3.
Erlkönig, for voice & piano by Julius Schneider
Performer:  Emese Virág (Piano), Andrea Meláth ()
Written: 1828 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 19 Secs. 
4.
Der Erklönig, for voice & piano by Carl Friedrich Zelter
Performer:  Emese Virág (Piano), Andrea Meláth ()
Period: Romantic 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 59 Secs. 
5.
Goethe Songs, Op. 59: no 2, Erlkönig by Vaclav Tomasek
Performer:  Emese Virág (Piano), Anatoly Fokanov ()
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1815; Bohemia 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
6.
Le Roi des Aulnes, for voice & piano by Emile Mathieu
Performer:  Andrea Meláth (), Emese Virág (Piano)
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 
7.
The Erl King, for voice & piano by Ann Shephard Mounsey
Performer:  Andrea Meláth (), Emese Virág (Piano)
Written: circa 1850 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 34 Secs. 
8.
Erlkönig, for voice & piano by Louis Schlottmann
Performer:  Anatoly Fokanov (), Emese Virág (Piano)
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 5 Minutes 5 Secs. 
9.
Songs (6) with Violin obbligato, Op. 154: no 4, Der Erlkönig by Louis Spohr
Performer:  Emese Virág (Piano), Katalin Kokas (Violin), Andrea Meláth ()
Period: Classical 
Written: 1856 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 5 Minutes 30 Secs. 
10.
Der Erlkönig, D 328 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Andrea Meláth (), Emese Virág (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1815; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 30 Secs. 
11.
Gretchen am Spinnrade, D 118/Op. 2 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Emese Virág (Piano), Andrea Meláth ()
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1814; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
12.
Faust lieder (7), for voice & piano, WWV 15 (Op. 5): Meine Ruh ist hin by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Andrea Meláth (), Emese Virág (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 
13.
Romanze (6) (pub. 1838): no 5, Perduta ho la pace by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Andrea Meláth (), Emese Virág (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1838; Italy 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
14.
Romanze (6) (pub. 1838): no 6, Deh, pietoso, oh Addolorata by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Andrea Meláth (), Emese Virág (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1838; Italy 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 57 Secs. 
15.
Gretchen im Zwinger, D 564 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Andrea Meláth (), Emese Virág (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
16.
Faust lieder (7), for voice & piano, WWV 15 (Op. 5): Melodram by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Emese Virág (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
17.
Ballads (3), Op. 1: no 3, Erlkönig by Carl Loewe
Performer:  Emese Virág (Piano), Andrea Meláth ()
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1824; Germany 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 22 Secs. 
18.
Meine Ruh' ist hin, for voice & piano, Op. 9, Vol. 3: No. 2 by Carl Loewe
Performer:  Emese Virág (Piano), Andrea Meláth ()
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1822 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
19.
Songs (54), Op. 9, Book 9: no 1, Szene aus "Faust" by Carl Loewe
Performer:  Emese Virág (Piano), Andrea Meláth ()
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Germany 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Erlkonig, Op. 43
Erlkonig
Erlkonig
Erlkonig
Erlkonig, Op. 59, No. 1
Erlkonig
Erlkonig
Erlkonig, Op. 44, No. 8
3 Balladen, Op. 1 (text by J.W. von Goethe): 3 Balladen, Op. 1: No. 3. Erlkonig
6 Deutsche Lieder, Op. 154: No. 4. Erlkonig
Erlkonig, Op. 1, D. 328: Erlkonig, D. 328
5 Gesange der Sehnsucht, Heft 3, Op. 9: No. 2. Meine Ruh ist hin
Gretchen am Spinnrade, Op. 2, D. 118: Gretchen am Spinnrade, D. 118
7 Pieces for Goethe's Faust: 7 Kompositionen zu Goethes Faust, Op. 5: No. 6. Gretchen am Spinnrade
6 Romanze (1838) (text by J.W. von Goethe): No. 5. Perduta ho la pace
6 Romanze (1838) (text by J.W. von Goethe): No. 6. Deh, pietoso, oh Addolorata
6 Gesange der Sehnsucht, Heft 1, Op. 9: 6 Lieder, Op. 9, Heft 9: No. 1. Szene aus Faust
Gretchen im Zwinger, D. 564, "Gretchens Bitte": Gretchen im Zwinger, D. 564
7 Pieces for Goethe's Faust: 7 Kompositionen zu Goethes Faust, Op. 5: No. 7. Melodram Gretchens

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