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Merit - Percy Grainger In Performance - Grieg, Schumann


Release Date: 03/27/2001 
Label:  Music & Arts Programs Of America Catalog #: 4089   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Edvard GriegPercy Aldridge GraingerRobert Schumann
Performer:  Percy Aldridge Grainger
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Percy Aldridge Grainger (Piano)
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
Date of Recording: 06/15/1945 
Length: 26 Minutes 26 Secs. 
2.
Molly on the Shore by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Percy Aldridge Grainger (Piano)
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 06/15/1945 
Length: 4 Minutes 55 Secs. 
3.
In a Nutshell by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Percy Aldridge Grainger (Piano)
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916; England 
Date of Recording: 06/21/1946 
Length: 16 Minutes 36 Secs. 
4.
Romances (3) for Piano, Op. 28: no 2 in F sharp major by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Percy Aldridge Grainger (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/28/1928 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
5.
Symphonic Etudes for Piano, Op. 13 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Percy Aldridge Grainger (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837/1852; Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/28/1928 
Length: 17 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Germany (1837).
Composition revised: Germany (1852). 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16: I. Allegro molto moderato
Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16: II. Adagio
Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16: III. Allegro moderato molto e marcato
Molly on the Shore
In a Nutshell: I. Arrival Platform Humlet
In a Nutshell: II. Gay but Wistful
In a Nutshell: III. Pastoral
In a Nutshell: IV. The Gum-Sucker's March
3 Romanzen, Op. 28: No. 2 in F sharp major
Etudes symphoniques (Symphonic Etudes), Op. 13: Thema: Andante
Etudes symphoniques (Symphonic Etudes), Op. 13: Etude No. 1: Un poco piu vivo
Etudes symphoniques (Symphonic Etudes), Op. 13: Etude No. 2: Marcato il canto
Etudes symphoniques (Symphonic Etudes), Op. 13: Etude No. 3: Vivace
Etudes symphoniques (Symphonic Etudes), Op. 13: Etude No. 4
Etudes symphoniques (Symphonic Etudes), Op. 13: Etude No. 5: Scherzando
Etudes symphoniques (Symphonic Etudes), Op. 13: Etude No. 6: Agitato
Etudes symphoniques (Symphonic Etudes), Op. 13: Etude No. 7: Allegro molto
Etudes symphoniques (Symphonic Etudes), Op. 13: Etude No. 8: Sempre marcatissimo
Etudes symphoniques (Symphonic Etudes), Op. 13: Etude No. 9: Presto possibile
Etudes symphoniques (Symphonic Etudes), Op. 13: Etude No. 10: Con energia sempre
Etudes symphoniques (Symphonic Etudes), Op. 13: Etude No. 11
Etudes symphoniques (Symphonic Etudes), Op. 13: Etude No. 12: Allegro brilliante

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