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Century Vol 18 - Wien 1900 - The Death Of Tonality?


Release Date: 02/14/2006 
Label:  Harmonia Mundi   Catalog #: 2908180   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Richard WagnerAnton BrucknerGustav MahlerArnold Schoenberg,   ... 
Performer:  Detlef RothRobert GambillSophie KochElena Manistina,   ... 
Conductor:  Kent NaganoPhilippe Herreweghe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cello-Ensemble Peter BuckDeutsches Symphonie-Orchester BerlinWindsbach Boys Choir,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 19 Mins. 

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Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensembles: Cello-Ensemble Peter Buck, Debussy String Quartet, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Berlin Radio Chorus, Walter Boeykens Ensemble, Musique Oblique. Conductors: Kent Nagano, Simon Halsey, Philippe Herreweghe. Soloists: Frederic Chiu, Hans-Peter Blochwitz. Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensembles: Cello-Ensemble Peter Buck, Debussy String Quartet, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Berlin Radio Chorus, Walter Boeykens Ensemble, Musique Oblique. Conductors: Kent Nagano, Simon Halsey, Philippe Herreweghe. Soloists: Frederic Chiu, Hans-Peter Blochwitz. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Tristan und Isolde: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cello-Ensemble Peter Buck
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1858; Germany 
Length: 10 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Sebastian Erlewein. 
2. Symphony no 3 in D minor, WAB 103: 3rd movement, Scherzo by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Kent Nagano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877/1889; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/2003 
Venue:  Studio 1, NLG GmBH, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Notes: Version: 1877 
3. Symphony no 8 in E flat major "Symphony of A Thousand": Alles Vergängliche ist nur ein Gleichnis by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Detlef Roth (Baritone), Robert Gambill (Tenor), Sophie Koch (Alto),
Elena Manistina (Alto), Sylvia Greenberg (Soprano), Jan-Hendrik Rootering (Bass),
Sally Matthews (Soprano), Lynne Dawson (Soprano), Sigurd Brauns (Organ)
Conductor:  Kent Nagano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin,  Windsbach Boys Choir,  Middle German Radio Chorus Leipzig
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: German 
4. Das Lied von der Erde: no 1, Das Trinklied vom Jammer der Erde by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Hans-Peter Blochwitz (Tenor)
Conductor:  Philippe Herreweghe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musique Oblique
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1908-1909; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Grand Hall, Arsenal, Metz, France 
Length: 8 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: Arrangers: Arnold Schoenberg; Anton von Webern; Rainer Riehn. 
5. Friede auf Erden, Op. 13 by Arnold Schoenberg
Conductor:  Kent Nagano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Notes: Version: 1911 
6. Pieces (3) for Piano, Op. 11 by Arnold Schoenberg
Performer:  Frederic Chiu (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1994 
Venue:  Skywalker Sound Studios, Nicasio, CA 
Length: 14 Minutes 44 Secs. 
7. Die Jakobsleiter: Nahst du wieder dem Licht? by Arnold Schoenberg
Performer:  Dietrich Henschel (Baritone), Heidi Elisabeth Meier (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kent Nagano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Chorus,  Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: Composition written: Vienna, Austria (1917 - 1922). 
8. Chamber Concerto for Piano, Violin and 13 Winds: 2nd movement, Adagio by Alban Berg
Performer:  Marjeta Korosek (Violin), Walter Boeykens (Clarinet), Robert Groslot (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Walter Boeykens Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923-1925; Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1990 
Venue:  De Singel, Antwerp, Belgium 
Length: 13 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Notes: Version: 1935 
9. Langsamer Satz for String Quartet, M 78 by Anton Webern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Debussy String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1995 
Length: 8 Minutes 33 Secs. 

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