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Hanson: Symphonies, Piano Concerto, Etc / Hanson


Release Date: 09/13/2005 
Label:  Mercury Living Presence   Catalog #: 4756867   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Howard Hanson
Performer:  Alfred Mouledous
Conductor:  Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eastman-Rochester Symphony OrchestraEastman PhilharmoniaEastman School of Music Chorus
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 4 Hours 37 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Selection includes Discussion of For the First Time.
Selection includes Discussion of Mosaics.
Selection includes Discussion of Merry Mount Suite.
Selection includes Introduction: The four orchestral colors.
Selection includes Discussion of For the First Time.
Selection includes Discussion of Mosaics.
Selection includes Discussion of Merry Mount Suite.
Selection includes Introduction: The four orchestral colors. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 1 in E minor, Op. 21 "Nordic" by Howard Hanson
Conductor:  Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922 
2.
Symphony no 2, Op. 30 "Romantic" by Howard Hanson
Conductor:  Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eastman Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
3.
Symphony no 3, Op. 33 by Howard Hanson
Conductor:  Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937 
4.
Elegy, Op. 44 "In Memory of Serge Koussevitsky" by Howard Hanson
Conductor:  Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eastman Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956 
5.
Merry Mount, Op. 31: Suite by Howard Hanson
Conductor:  Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
6.
Mosaics by Howard Hanson
Conductor:  Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; USA 
7.
For the First Time by Howard Hanson
Conductor:  Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eastman Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; USA 
8.
Concerto for Piano, Op. 36 by Howard Hanson
Performer:  Alfred Mouledous (Piano)
Conductor:  Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948; USA 
9.
Song of Democracy by Howard Hanson
Conductor:  Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eastman School of Music Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957 
10.
Lament for Beowulf, Op. 25 by Howard Hanson
Conductor:  Howard Hanson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eastman School of Music Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 

Sound Samples

Merry Mount Suite: 1. Overture
Merry Mount Suite: 2. Children's Dance
Merry Mount Suite: 3. Love Duet
Merry Mount Suite: 4. Prelude to Act II and Maypole Dances
Mosaics
For the First Time: 1. Bells
For the First Time: 2. Tamara and Peter Bolshoi
For the First Time: 3. Deserted House
For the First Time: 4. Eccentric Clock
For the First Time: 5. Deep Forest
Mosaics: 3rd. Variation
For the First Time: 6. Clowns
Mosaics: 4th. Variation
Mosaics: 5th. Variation
For the First Time: 7. Dance
For the First Time: The Vocabulary of Music/ Relationships of Tones
For the First Time: 8. Serious Conversations
For the First Time: 9. Kikimora
For the First Time: Bells
For the First Time: 10. Mist
For the First Time: Mist
For the First Time: Fireworks
For the First Time: 11. Fireworks
For the First Time: 12. Dreams
For the First Time: Clowns
For the First Time: Tamara & Peter Bolshoi
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra, Op.36: 1. Lento molto and molto tranquillo
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra, Op.36: 2. Allegro molto ritmico
For the First Time: Deserted House
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra, Op.36: 3. Andante molto espressivo
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra, Op.36: 4. Allegro giocoso
The 4 Orchestral Colors: Introduction
The Merry Mount Suite: Woodwinds
The Merry Mount Suite: Brass
The Merry Mount Suite: Strings
The Merry Mount Suite: Harp-Percussions
The Merry Mount Suite: The Sections together
Mosaics: Theme
Mosaics: 1st. Variation
Mosaics: 2nd. Variation
For the First Time: Dance
For the First Time: Deep Forest
For the First Time: Serious Conversations
For the First Time: Eccentric Clock
For the First Time: Kikimora
For the First Time: Dreams

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