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Szymanowski: Stabat Mater, Litany, Symphony No 3 / Simon Rattle, Et Al


Release Date: 10/03/2006 
Label:  Emi Great Recordings Of The Century Catalog #: 61593   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Karol Szymanowski
Performer:  John ConnellFlorence QuivarElzbieta SzmytkaPeter Thomas,   ... 
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony OrchestraCity of Birmingham Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 56 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Stabat mater, Op. 53 by Karol Szymanowski
Performer:  John Connell (Bass), Florence Quivar (Mezzo Soprano), Elzbieta Szmytka (Soprano)
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra,  City of Birmingham Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925-1926; Poland 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Symphony Hall, Birmingham, England 
Length: 23 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: Polish 
2. Litany to the Virgin Mary, Op. 59 by Karol Szymanowski
Performer:  Elzbieta Szmytka (Soprano)
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra,  City of Birmingham Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930-1933; Poland 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Symphony Hall, Birmingham, England 
Length: 8 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: Polish 
3. Symphony no 3, Op. 27 "Song of the Night" by Karol Szymanowski
Performer:  Peter Thomas (Violin), Jon Garrison (Tenor)
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra,  City of Birmingham Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1916; Poland 
Date of Recording: 10/1993 
Venue:  Symphony Hall, Birmingham, England 
Length: 24 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: Polish 

Sound Samples

Stabat Mater Op. 53: I. Stala Matka bolejaca (Stabat Mater dolorosa)
Stabat Mater Op. 53: II. I któz widzac tak cierpiaca (Quis est homo qui non fleret)
Stabat Mater Op. 53: III. O Matko, zródlo wszechmilosci (Eia Mater, fons amoris)
Stabat Mater Op. 53: IV. Spraw, niech placze z Toba razem (Fac me tecum pie flere)
Stabat Mater Op. 53: V. Panno slodka racz mozolem (Virgo virginum praeclare)
Stabat Mater Op. 53: VI. Chrystus niech mi bedzie grodem (Christe, cum sit hinc exire)
Litania do Marii Panny Op. 59: I. Dwunastodzwieczna cytaro
Litania do Marii Panny Op. 59: II. Jak krzak skarlaly
Symphony No. 3 'Song of the Night' (Piesn o nocy) Op. 27: I. Moderato assai (O, nie spij, druhu, nocy tej!) -
Symphony No. 3 'Song of the Night' (Piesn o nocy) Op. 27: II. Vivace, scherzando
Symphony No. 3 'Song of the Night' (Piesn o nocy) Op. 27: III. Largo (Jak cicho. Inni spia...)

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