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Still: Afro American Symphony; Beach / Kruger, Royal Po


Release Date: 07/20/1999 
Label:  Bridge   Catalog #: 9086   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  William Grant StillAmy Marcy Beach
Conductor:  Karl Kruger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 6 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

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Billboard (11/27/99) - Recommended
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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 1 "Afro-American" by William Grant Still
Conductor:  Karl Kruger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
2.
Symphony in E minor, Op. 32 "Gaelic" by Amy Marcy Beach
Conductor:  Karl Kruger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; USA 

Sound Samples

Afro-American Symphony: I. Moderato assai - Longing
Afro-American Symphony: II. Adagio - Sorrow
Afro-American Symphony: III. Animato - Humor
Afro-American Symphony: IV. Lento, con risoluzione - Aspiration
Symphony in E Minor, Op. 32, Gaelic: I. Allegro con fuoco
Symphony in E Minor, Op. 32, Gaelic: II. Alla Siciliana; Allegro vivace
Symphony in E Minor, Op. 32, Gaelic: III. Lento con molto espressione
Symphony in E Minor, Op. 32, Gaelic: IV. Allegro di molto

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