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Grieg: Piano Concerto - Peer Gynt - Lyric Pieces


Release Date: 01/01/2008 
Label:  Regis   Catalog #: 1218   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Ronan O'Hora
Conductor:  Mark ErmlerJames Judd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 20 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

R E V I E W S

"In imagination and delicacy of feeling, combined with natural authoritative brilliance, this performance is unsurpassed...moment of magic...gentle reverie...natural spontaneous flow...consistantly disarming...one of the bargains of the catalogue." -- Penguin Rosette 1998 re Concerto/Lyric Pieces

"I urge you to buy it...for the concerto is very special and will certainly be a candidiate for my 'Critics Choice' in December." -- Gramophone 1995
R E V I E W S

"In imagination and delicacy of feeling, combined with natural authoritative brilliance, this performance is unsurpassed...moment of magic...gentle reverie...natural spontaneous flow...consistantly disarming...one of the bargains of the catalogue." -- Penguin Rosette 1998 re Concerto/Lyric Pieces

"I urge you to buy it...for the concerto is very special and will certainly be a candidiate for my 'Critics Choice' in December." -- Gramophone 1995
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Works on This Recording

1. Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Mark Ermler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1993 
Venue:  All Saints' Church, Petersham, Australia 
Length: 15 Minutes 34 Secs. 
2. Peer Gynt Suite no 2, Op. 55 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Mark Ermler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1993 
Venue:  All Saints' Church, Petersham, Australia 
Length: 17 Minutes 22 Secs. 
3. Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Ronan O'Hora (Piano)
Conductor:  James Judd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
Length: 30 Minutes 36 Secs. 
4. Lyric Pieces (8), Book 1, Op. 12: no 4, Elves dance by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Ronan O'Hora (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Norway 
Length: 0 Minutes 44 Secs. 
5. Lyric Pieces (6), Book 3, Op. 43: no 1, Butterfly by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Ronan O'Hora (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Norway 
Length: 1 Minutes 58 Secs. 
6. Lyric Pieces (6), Book 3, Op. 43: no 6, In Springtime by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Ronan O'Hora (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Norway 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
7. Lyric Pieces (6), Book 5, Op. 54: no 4, Notturno by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Ronan O'Hora (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Norway 
Length: 3 Minutes 58 Secs. 
8. Lyric Pieces (6), Book 7, Op. 62: no 1, Sylph by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Ronan O'Hora (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895; Norway 
Length: 1 Minutes 50 Secs. 
9. Lyric Pieces (7), Book 10, Op. 71: no 2, Summer Evening by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Ronan O'Hora (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Norway 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
10. Lyric Pieces (8), Book 1, Op. 12: no 1, Arietta by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Ronan O'Hora (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Norway 
Length: 1 Minutes 50 Secs. 

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