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Gemini - Martin: Mass For Double Chorus, Polyptique, Ballades / Ericson, Menuhin, Bream, Et Al


Release Date: 03/24/2009 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 64344   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Frank Martin
Performer:  Yehudi MenuhinOsian EllisSir Philip LedgerSimon Preston,   ... 
Conductor:  Edmond de StoutzSir Neville MarrinerKent NaganoEric Ericson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Menuhin Festival OrchestraZurich Chamber OrchestraAcademy of St. Martin in the Fields,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 39 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Ballade for Viola and Orchestra by Frank Martin
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor:  Edmond de Stoutz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Menuhin Festival Orchestra,  Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1972; Switzerland 
Length: 13 Minutes 45 Secs. 
2. Petite Symphonie Concertante: 1st movement, Adagio by Frank Martin
Performer:  Osian Ellis (Harp), Sir Philip Ledger (Piano), Simon Preston (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; Switzerland 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
3. Petite Symphonie Concertante: 2nd movement, Allegro con moto by Frank Martin
Performer:  Simon Preston (Harpsichord), Osian Ellis (Harp), Sir Philip Ledger (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; Switzerland 
Length: 10 Minutes 46 Secs. 
4. Petite Symphonie Concertante: 3rd movement, Adagio by Frank Martin
Performer:  Osian Ellis (Harp), Sir Philip Ledger (Piano), Yehudi Menuhin (Violin),
Simon Preston (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; Switzerland 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
5. Petite Symphonie Concertante: 4th movement, Allegretto alla marcia by Frank Martin
Performer:  Simon Preston (Harpsichord), Osian Ellis (Harp), Sir Philip Ledger (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; Switzerland 
Length: 4 Minutes 11 Secs. 
6. Polyptyque "6 images de la Passion du Christ": no 1, Imade des Rameaux by Frank Martin
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor:  Edmond de Stoutz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Menuhin Festival Orchestra,  Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1972-1973; Switzerland 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
7. Polyptyque "6 images de la Passion du Christ": no 2, Image de la Chambre haute by Frank Martin
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor:  Edmond de Stoutz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Menuhin Festival Orchestra,  Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1972-1973; Switzerland 
Length: 6 Minutes 33 Secs. 
8. Polyptyque "6 images de la Passion du Christ": no 3, Image de Juda by Frank Martin
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor:  Edmond de Stoutz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Menuhin Festival Orchestra,  Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1972-1973; Switzerland 
Length: 2 Minutes 5 Secs. 
9. Polyptyque "6 images de la Passion du Christ": no 4, Image de Gethsemane by Frank Martin
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor:  Edmond de Stoutz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Menuhin Festival Orchestra,  Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1972-1973; Switzerland 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 
10. Polyptyque "6 images de la Passion du Christ": no 5, Image du Jugement by Frank Martin
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor:  Edmond de Stoutz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Menuhin Festival Orchestra,  Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1972-1973; Switzerland 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
11. Polyptyque "6 images de la Passion du Christ": no 6, Image de la Glorification by Frank Martin
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor:  Edmond de Stoutz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Menuhin Festival Orchestra,  Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1972-1973; Switzerland 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
12. Ballade for Flute and Orchestra by Frank Martin
Performer:  Aurèle Nicolet (Flute), Werner Bärtschi (Piano)
Conductor:  Edmond de Stoutz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; Switzerland 
Length: 7 Minutes 38 Secs. 
13. Monologe (6) aus "Jedermann": no 1, Ist alls zu End, das Freundenmahl by Frank Martin
Performer:  José Van Dam (Baritone)
Conductor:  Kent Nagano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; Switzerland 
Length: 4 Minutes 28 Secs. 
14. Monologe (6) aus "Jedermann": no 2, Ach Gott, wie graust mir vor dem Tod by Frank Martin
Performer:  José Van Dam (Baritone)
Conductor:  Kent Nagano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; Switzerland 
Length: 3 Minutes 58 Secs. 
15. Monologe (6) aus "Jedermann": no 3, Ist als wenn eins gerufen hätt by Frank Martin
Performer:  José Van Dam (Baritone)
Conductor:  Kent Nagano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; Switzerland 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
16. Monologe (6) aus "Jedermann": no 4, So wollt ich ganz zernichtet sein by Frank Martin
Performer:  José Van Dam (Baritone)
Conductor:  Kent Nagano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; Switzerland 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
17. Monologe (6) aus "Jedermann": no 5, Ja! Ich glaub, solches hat er vollbracht by Frank Martin
Performer:  José Van Dam (Baritone)
Conductor:  Kent Nagano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; Switzerland 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
18. Monologe (6) aus "Jedermann": no 6, O ewiger Gott! O göttliches Gesicht! by Frank Martin
Performer:  José Van Dam (Baritone)
Conductor:  Kent Nagano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; Switzerland 
Length: 4 Minutes 58 Secs. 
19. Gesänge (5) des Ariel: no 1, Kommt auf diesen gelben strand by Frank Martin
Conductor:  Eric Ericson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stockholm Chamber Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; Switzerland 
Length: 1 Minutes 29 Secs. 
20. Gesänge (5) des Ariel: no 2, Fünf faden tief liegt vater dein by Frank Martin
Conductor:  Eric Ericson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stockholm Chamber Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; Switzerland 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
21. Gesänge (5) des Ariel: no 3, Eh du kannst sagen Komm und geh by Frank Martin
Conductor:  Eric Ericson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stockholm Chamber Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; Switzerland 
Length: 0 Minutes 51 Secs. 
22. Gesänge (5) des Ariel: no 4, Ihr seid drei sündenmänner by Frank Martin
Conductor:  Eric Ericson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stockholm Chamber Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; Switzerland 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
23. Gesänge (5) des Ariel: no 5, Wo die Bien'saug' ich mich ein by Frank Martin
Conductor:  Eric Ericson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stockholm Chamber Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; Switzerland 
Length: 1 Minutes 22 Secs. 
24. Mass for Double Chorus: Kyrie by Frank Martin
Conductor:  Eric Ericson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stockholm Chamber Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Switzerland 
Length: 5 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Switzerland (1922).
Composition revised: Switzerland (1926). 
25. Mass for Double Chorus: Gloria by Frank Martin
Conductor:  Eric Ericson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stockholm Chamber Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922-1926; Switzerland 
Length: 5 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Switzerland (1922).
Composition revised: Switzerland (1926). 
26. Mass for Double Chorus: Credo by Frank Martin
Conductor:  Eric Ericson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stockholm Chamber Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Switzerland 
Length: 6 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Switzerland (1922).
Composition revised: Switzerland (1926). 
27. Mass for Double Chorus: Sanctus by Frank Martin
Conductor:  Eric Ericson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stockholm Chamber Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Switzerland 
Length: 4 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Switzerland (1922).
Composition revised: Switzerland (1926). 
28. Mass for Double Chorus: Agnus Dei by Frank Martin
Conductor:  Eric Ericson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stockholm Chamber Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922-1926; Switzerland 
Length: 4 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Switzerland (1922).
Composition revised: Switzerland (1926). 
29. Pièces brèves (4) for Guitar: no 1, Prelude by Frank Martin
Performer:  Julian Bream (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
30. Pièces brèves (4) for Guitar: no 2, Air by Frank Martin
Performer:  Julian Bream (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 1 Minutes 43 Secs. 
31. Pièces brèves (4) for Guitar: no 3, Plainte by Frank Martin
Performer:  Julian Bream (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
32. Pièces brèves (4) for Guitar: no 4, Comme une gigue by Frank Martin
Performer:  Julian Bream (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 

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