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America!, Vol. 1: A Land Of Refuge

Goerne / Larcher / Bernold / Chiu / Reuss
Release Date: 04/08/2014 
Label:  Harmonia Mundi   Catalog #: 2908539   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonín DvorákSergei RachmaninovIgor StravinskyBéla Bartók,   ... 
Performer:  Brigitte EngererOleg MaisenbergThomas LarcherMatthias Goerne,   ... 
Conductor:  Joel Frederiksen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Jerusalem String QuartetBerlin RIAS Chamber ChorusmusikFabrik,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
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Works on This Recording

1. Quartet for Strings no 12 in F major, Op. 96/B 179 "American" by Antonín Dvorák
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Jerusalem String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
2. Symphonic Dances, Op. 45 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Brigitte Engerer (Piano), Oleg Maisenberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1940; USA 
3. Mass by Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin RIAS Chamber Chorus,  musikFabrik
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944-1948; USA 
4. Contrasts for Violin, Clarinet and Piano, Sz 111 by Béla Bartók
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Walter Boeykens Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; Budapest, Hungary 
5. Hotelzimmer 1942, for voice & piano by Hanns Eisler
Performer:  Thomas Larcher (Piano), Matthias Goerne (Baritone)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1942 
Length: 1 Minutes 51 Secs. 
6. Die Flucht by Hanns Eisler
Performer:  Thomas Larcher (Piano), Matthias Goerne ()
Period: Modern 
Written: 1942 
Length: 0 Minutes 48 Secs. 
7. An den Kleinen Radioapparat for voice & piano by Hanns Eisler
Performer:  Thomas Larcher (Piano), Matthias Goerne ()
Period: Modern 
Written: 1942 
Venue:  Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg 
Length: 0 Minutes 48 Secs. 
8. Fruhling by Hanns Eisler
Performer:  Matthias Goerne (), Thomas Larcher (Piano)
Period: Modern 
Venue:  Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg 
Length: 1 Minutes 11 Secs. 
9. Die Heimkehr (from the Hollywood Liederbuch) by Hanns Eisler
Performer:  Thomas Larcher (Piano), Matthias Goerne ()
Period: Modern 
Written: 1943 
Venue:  Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg 
Length: 1 Minutes 59 Secs. 
10. Die Landschaft des Exils for voice & piano by Hanns Eisler
Performer:  Matthias Goerne (), Thomas Larcher (Piano)
Period: Modern 
Venue:  Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg 
Length: 1 Minutes 19 Secs. 
11. Und es sind die finstern Zeiten by Hanns Eisler
Performer:  Thomas Larcher (Piano), Matthias Goerne ()
Period: Modern 
Venue:  Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg 
Length: 0 Minutes 24 Secs. 
12. Vom Sprengen des Gartens, for voice & piano by Hanns Eisler
Performer:  Thomas Larcher (Piano), Matthias Goerne ()
Period: Modern 
Written: 1943 
Venue:  Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg 
Length: 0 Minutes 57 Secs. 
13. Der Kirschdieb by Hanns Eisler
Performer:  Thomas Larcher (Piano), Matthias Goerne ()
Period: Modern 
Written: 1942 
Venue:  Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg 
Length: 1 Minutes 18 Secs. 
14. Tales of an Old Grandmother, Op. 31 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Frederic Chiu (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918; USA 
15. March and Scherzo from The Love for Three Oranges, Op. 33ter by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Frederic Chiu (Piano)
Written: 1922 
16. He comes, the hero comes! by Philip Phile
Conductor:  Joel Frederiksen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Phoenix Munich
17. President's March by Anonymous
Conductor:  Joel Frederiksen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Phoenix Munich
18. Jefferson and Liberty by Anonymous
Conductor:  Joel Frederiksen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Phoenix Munich
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1801; USA 
19. Dixie's Land by Daniel Emmett
Conductor:  Joel Frederiksen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Phoenix Munich
20. Dance me a jig by Al Wood
Conductor:  Joel Frederiksen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Phoenix Munich

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