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Grieg: Piano Music Vol 1 / Einar Steen-nökleberg


Release Date: 10/24/1995 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550881   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Einar Steen-Nökleberg
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"Whether the music is early or late, Steen-Nokleberg plays with total sympathy and dedication, and he is beautifully recorded throughout in the Lideman Hall of the Norwegian State Academy of Music."

Penguin Guide [2003/4 Edition]
"Whether the music is early or late, Steen-Nokleberg plays with total sympathy and dedication, and he is beautifully recorded throughout in the Lideman Hall of the Norwegian State Academy of Music."

Penguin Guide [2003/4 Edition]
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Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Piano in E minor, Op. 7 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Einar Steen-Nökleberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865/1887; Norway 
Date of Recording: 08/1993 
Venue:  Norwegian State Academy of Music, Oslo 
2. Funeral March in Memory of Richard Nordraak, EG 107 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Einar Steen-Nökleberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Norway 
Date of Recording: 08/1993 
Venue:  Norwegian State Academy of Music, Oslo 
Notes: Composition written: Norway (1866).
Composition revised: Norway (1878). 
3. Pieces (4) for Piano, Op. 1 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Einar Steen-Nökleberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; Norway 
Date of Recording: 08/1993 
Venue:  Norwegian State Academy of Music, Oslo 
4. Melodies of Norway (6): no 1, The sirens' enticement by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Einar Steen-Nökleberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1875; Norway 
Date of Recording: 08/1993 
Venue:  Norwegian State Academy of Music, Oslo 
5. Stimmungen, Op. 73 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Einar Steen-Nökleberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Norway 
Date of Recording: 08/1993 
Venue:  Norwegian State Academy of Music, Oslo 
Notes: Composition written: Norway (1898 - 1905). 
6. Piano Pieces (6) Arranged from Songs, Op. 41: no 3, I love thee by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Einar Steen-Nökleberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884; Norway 
Date of Recording: 08/1993 
Venue:  Norwegian State Academy of Music, Oslo 
7. Humoresques (4) for Piano, Op. 6 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Einar Steen-Nökleberg (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Norway 
Date of Recording: 08/1993 
Venue:  Norwegian State Academy of Music, Oslo 

Sound Samples

Piano Sonata in E minor, Op. 7: I. Allegro moderato
Piano Sonata in E minor, Op. 7: II. Andante molto
Piano Sonata in E minor, Op. 7: III. Alla Menuetto, ma poco piu lento
Piano Sonata in E minor, Op. 7: IV. Finale: Molto allegro
Funeral March in Memory of Rikard Nordraak: EG 107
4 Piano Pieces, Op. 1: Allegro con leggerezza
4 Piano Pieces, Op. 1: Non allegro e molto espressivo
4 Piano Pieces, Op. 1: Mazurka con grazia
4 Piano Pieces, Op. 1: Allegretto con moto
Norway's Melodies (use I): Melodies of Norway, EG 108: The Sirens' Enticement
Stimmungen (Moods), Op. 73: Resignasjon (Resignation)
Stimmungen (Moods), Op. 73: Scherzo-Impromptu
Stimmungen (Moods), Op. 73: Natligt ridt (Night Ride)
Stimmungen (Moods), Op. 73: Folketone (Folk Melody)
Stimmungen (Moods), Op. 73: Studie (Hommage a Chopin)
Stimmungen (Moods), Op. 73: Studenternes serenade (Student's Serenade)
Stimmungen (Moods), Op. 73: Lualat (The Mountaineer's Song)
Transcriptions of Original Songs, Vol. II, Op. 41: Jeg elsker dig, Op. 41, No. 3
Humoresques, Op. 6: Tempo di Valse
Humoresques, Op. 6: Tempo di Menuetto ed energico
Humoresques, Op. 6: Allegretto con grazia
Humoresques, Op. 6: Allegro alla burla

Customer Reviews

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 Perfect Grieg December 13, 2013 By bess holloway (Boulder, CO) See All My Reviews "This performance is presented by an artist of great authority on piano works of Grieg. I was completely captivated by his interpretations throughout." Report Abuse
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