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Haydn, Rossini, Hsiao, Weber / Jordania, Chen, Et Al


Release Date: 01/30/2001 
Label:  Angelok   Catalog #: 9901   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz Joseph HaydnHsiao TyzenGioachino RossiniCarl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Angel Chen
Conductor:  Vakhtang Jordania
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian Federation State Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 1 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Here is an interesting example of the wonderful concert programs that Maestro Jordania will be bringing you. A native of Taiwan, Tyzen Hsiao made his concert debut at seven. He studied first in Taiwan and then in Japan. In 1977, he moved to the United States where he finished his education at California State University, Los Angeles. As a composer, he has found great success in his native Taiwan and is just beginning to find the same here in the West. His composition The Angel from Formosa is a great example of a contemporary piece of music that fits in beautifully with this program. This orchestral work is in many ways a photograph of a peaceful country scene that could have been composed by either Aaron Copland or Debussy. Hsiao is a Read more composer Jordania feels very strongly about and we will be hearing more of his music in future releases. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Keyboard in D major, H 18 no 11 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Angel Chen (Piano)
Conductor:  Vakhtang Jordania
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian Federation State Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1784; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Length: 21 Minutes 45 Secs. 
2.
The Angel from Formosa by Hsiao Tyzen
Conductor:  Vakhtang Jordania
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian Federation State Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
3.
La gazza ladra: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Vakhtang Jordania
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian Federation State Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Italy 
Length: 9 Minutes 18 Secs. 
4.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Vakhtang Jordania
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian Federation State Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 9 Secs. 
5.
Oberon, J 306: Overture by Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor:  Vakhtang Jordania
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian Federation State Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825-1826; Dresden, Germany 
Length: 8 Minutes 51 Secs. 
6.
Der Freischütz, J 277: Overture by Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor:  Vakhtang Jordania
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian Federation State Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817-1821; Dresden, Germany 
Length: 9 Minutes 43 Secs. 

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