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Songs Without Words - A Ken Burns Film "the War"


Release Date: 09/11/2007 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 714370   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Antonín DvorákAaron CoplandGyörgy LigetiGabriel Fauré,   ... 
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op. 104/B 191: 2nd movement, Adagio ma non troppo by Antonín Dvorák
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1895; USA 
2. Concerto for Clarinet by Aaron Copland
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1947-1948; USA 
3. Trio for Horn, Violin and Piano "Hommage ŕ Brahms": 4th movement, Adagio "Lamento" by György Ligeti
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1982; Berlin, Germany 
4. Elégie for Cello and Piano, Op. 24 by Gabriel Fauré
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 
5. Nuages gris for Piano, S 199 by Franz Liszt
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Rome, Italy 
6. Quatuor pour la fin du temps: 3rd movement, Abîme des oiseaux by Olivier Messiaen
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; Silesia, Poland 
7. Music for Movies: The Story of Grover's Corners by Aaron Copland
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
8. Song without words for Cello and Piano in D major, Op. 109 by Felix Mendelssohn
Written: 1845 
9. Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 "Enigma": Variation 9, Nimrod by Sir Edward Elgar
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898-1899; England 
10. Henry V: Orchestral Suite - no 2, Passacaglia "Death of Falstaff" by Sir William Walton
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943-1944; England 

Sound Samples

The Death of Falstaff (Passacaglia)
II. Adagio, ma non troppo
Concerto For Clarinet, Strings, Harp And Piano
IV. Lamento. Adagio
Elégie, Op. 24
Nuages gris, S199
Abime des oiseaux
Grovers Corners from "Our Town"
Song Without Words, Op. 109
Variation IX (Nimrod): Adagio

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