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Grieg - Greatest Hits


Release Date: 08/09/1994 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 64064   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Murray PerahiaElisabeth SöderströmBarbara Hendricks
Conductor:  Esa-Pekka SalonenSir Colin DavisEugene OrmandySir Andrew Davis,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Oslo Philharmonic OrchestraOslo Philharmonic ChorusBavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Esa-Pekka Salonen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra,  Oslo Philharmonic Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
2.
Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16: 1st movement, Allegro molto moderato by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Murray Perahia (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
3.
Norwegian Dances (4) for Piano 4 hands, Op. 35: no 2, Allegretto tranquillo e grazioso by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Norway 
Notes: Orchestrated: Edvard Grieg 
4.
Sigurd Jorsalfar Suite, Op. 56: Homage March by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Esa-Pekka Salonen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872/1892; Norway 
5.
Heart's melodies, Op. 5: no 3, I love thee by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Elisabeth Söderström (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Andrew Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863-1864; Norway 
6.
Lyric Suite for Orchestra, Op. 54: 2nd movement, Norwegian March by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891/1904; Norway 
7.
Elegiac Melodies (2) for Strings, Op. 34 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Norway 
8.
Elegiac Melodies (2) for Strings, Op. 34: no 1, Wounded heart by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Norway 
9.
Elegiac Melodies (2) for Strings, Op. 34: no 2, Last spring by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Norway 
10.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 5, Op. 54: no 3, Troll's March by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Norway 
11.
Peer Gynt Suite no 2, Op. 55 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Barbara Hendricks (Soprano)
Conductor:  Esa-Pekka Salonen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra,  Oslo Philharmonic Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 

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