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Novak: Slovak Suite, In The Tatra Mountains, Etc / Pesek


Release Date: 06/10/1997 
Label:  Virgin Classics Special Import Catalog #: 45251   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Vitezslav Novák
Conductor:  Libor Pesek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

This recording received a 1998 "Critic's Choice" award from Gramophone magazine. This recording received a 1998 "Critic's Choice" award from Gramophone magazine. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Moravian-Slovak Suite, Op. 32 by Vitezslav Novák
Conductor:  Libor Pesek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Bohemia 
2.
In the Tatras, Op. 26 by Vitezslav Novák
Conductor:  Libor Pesek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Bohemia 
3.
Eternal Longing, Op. 33 by Vitezslav Novák
Conductor:  Libor Pesek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1905; Bohemia 

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review:  1 Customer Review )
 Gorgeous late romantic December 8, 2012 By J. Wallace-Smith (Charlottesville, VA) See All My Reviews "If you have not heard the Slovak Suite, I would urge you to listen to this beautiful piece by a late romantic composer who displays a deep spirituality. Pesek and the RLPO deliver a wonderful performance and the Virgin recording is first-rate." Report Abuse
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