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Nielsen: Symphonies 2 & 3 / Leaper, National So Of Ireland


Release Date: 09/19/1995 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550825   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Carl Nielsen
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 2 in B minor, Op. 16 "The Four Temperaments" by Carl Nielsen
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901-1902; Denmark 
Date of Recording: 01/1994 
Venue:  National Concert Hall, Dublin, Ireland 
Length: 32 Minutes 23 Secs. 
2. Symphony no 3, Op. 27 "Sinfonia espansiva" by Carl Nielsen
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910-1911; Denmark 
Date of Recording: 01/1994 
Venue:  National Concert Hall, Dublin, Ireland 
Length: 35 Minutes 51 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphony No. 2, Op. 16, FS 29, "The 4 Temperaments": I. Allegro collerico
Symphony No. 2, Op. 16, FS 29, "The 4 Temperaments": II. Allegro comodo e flemmatico
Symphony No. 2, Op. 16, FS 29, "The 4 Temperaments": III. Andante malincolico
Symphony No. 2, Op. 16, FS 29, "The 4 Temperaments": IV. Allegro sanguinoso
Symphony No. 3, Op. 27, FS 60, "Sinfonia espansiva": I. Allegro espansiva
Symphony No. 3, Op. 27, FS 60, "Sinfonia espansiva": II. Andante pastorale
Symphony No. 3, Op. 27, FS 60, "Sinfonia espansiva": III. Allegretto un poco
Symphony No. 3, Op. 27, FS 60, "Sinfonia espansiva": IV. Finale: Allegro

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