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Shakespeare's Sonnets / Foukalova, Silkenova, Meduna, Duo Teres


Release Date: 01/04/2019 
Label:  Arco Diva   Catalog #: 209  
Composer:  Zdenek MertaMatej BenkoJuraj FilasLukas Hurnik,   ... 
Performer:  Lucie Fiser SilkenovaMarkéta FoukalováJaromir Meduna
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The recording Shakespeare's Sonnets is dedicated to the contemporary works of Prague composers - Lukáš Hurník, Matej Benko, Juraj Filas, Zdenek Merta, Ondrej Kukal, Martin Brunner, Štepánka Balcarová, and Jirí Chvojka. All of the works are with lyrics by William Shakespeare and are sung by Czech soprano Lucie Silkenová, accompanied by Duo Teres. Born in Prague, Lucie Silkenova was a member of the Kuhn Children’s Choir, studied at Jan Neruda High School, and went on to graduate from the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague. She has also honed her vocal technique at master classes in England, Spain, Germany, and Austria. She has won several international voice prizes, including first prize at the Read more international competition in France “Concours International d’Encouragement Musical, Lyon 2008,” and the second prize in the opera category at the “Antonin Dvorak International Vocal Competition 2009.” Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonnet 8: Music To hear, Why Hear'st Thou Music Sadly by Zdenek Merta
Performer:  Lucie Fiser Silkenova (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
2.
Sonnet 8: Music To hear, Why Hear'st Thou Music Sadly by Zdenek Merta
Performer:  Lucie Fiser Silkenova (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
3.
Sonnet 144: Two Loves I Have, of Comfort and Despair… by Zdenek Merta
Performer:  Lucie Fiser Silkenova (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
4.
Sonnet 144: Two Loves I Have, of Comfort and Despair… by Zdenek Merta
Performer:  Lucie Fiser Silkenova (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
5.
Sonnet 18: Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day? by Zdenek Merta
Performer:  Lucie Fiser Silkenova (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
6.
Sonnet 18: Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day? by Zdenek Merta
Performer:  Lucie Fiser Silkenova (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
7.
Sonnet 39: O tobě psát je přece neskromné… by Matej Benko
Performer:  Lucie Fiser Silkenova (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
8.
Sonnet 39: O tobě psát je přece neskromné… by Matej Benko
Performer:  Lucie Fiser Silkenova (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
9.
Sonnet 1: Svět polituj by Juraj Filas
Performer:  Lucie Fiser Silkenova (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
10.
Sonnet 1: Svět polituj by Juraj Filas
Performer:  Lucie Fiser Silkenova (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
11.
Sonnet 76: Why Is My Verse so Barren of New Pride… by Lukas Hurnik
Performer:  Lucie Fiser Silkenova (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
12.
Sonnet 76: Why Is My Verse so Barren of New Pride… by Lukas Hurnik
Performer:  Lucie Fiser Silkenova (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
13.
Sonnett 28, Jak najít klid, to na mou duši nevím… by Martin Brunner
Performer:  Markéta Foukalová (Vocals)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
14.
Sonnett 28, Jak najít klid, to na mou duši nevím… by Martin Brunner
Performer:  Markéta Foukalová (Vocals)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
15.
Sonnet 148, Láska mi oči tolik pobloudila… by Martin Brunner
Performer:  Lucie Fiser Silkenova (Soprano), Markéta Foukalová (Vocals)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
16.
Sonnet 148, Láska mi oči tolik pobloudila… by Martin Brunner
Performer:  Lucie Fiser Silkenova (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
17.
Sonnet 94, Kdo má moc ublížit, a neublíží… by Štěpánka Balcarová
Performer:  Jaromir Meduna (Narrator)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
18.
Sonnet 116, Ne, neznám nic, co překážet by mělo… by Jiri Chvojka
Performer:  Lucie Fiser Silkenova (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres
19.
Sonnet 146, Op. 49, Ubohá duše, v hříšném vězíš těle… by Ondrej Kukal
Performer:  Lucie Fiser Silkenova (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Duo Teres

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