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Strauss, Shostakovich, Bartok, Koday / Polina Pasztircsak

Musikkollegium Winterthur: Polina Pasztircsák, Sop
Release Date: 01/04/2011 
Label:  Ysa˙e   Catalog #: 07  
Composer:  Richard StraussDmitri ShostakovichBéla BartókZoltán Kodály
Performer:  Polina Pasztircsák
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Winterthur Musikkollegium
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Every instrumentalist tries to approach the ideal of the voice, whose vibrant humanity is thrillingly demonstrated by Polina Pasztircsak in this selection of pieces from three different European traditions. Every instrumentalist tries to approach the ideal of the voice, whose vibrant humanity is thrillingly demonstrated by Polina Pasztircsak in this selection of pieces from three different European traditions. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Four Last Songs, AV 150 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Polina Pasztircsák (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Winterthur Musikkollegium
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1948; Germany 
2.
Songs (7) for Soprano, Violin, Cello and Piano, Op. 127 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Polina Pasztircsák (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Winterthur Musikkollegium
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1967; USSR 
3.
Hungarian Folksongs (8), Sz 64 by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Polina Pasztircsák (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Winterthur Musikkollegium
Period: Modern 
Written: 1907-1917; Hungary 
4.
Work(s) by Zoltán Kodály
Performer:  Polina Pasztircsák (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Winterthur Musikkollegium

Sound Samples

Vier letzte Lieder: Frühling: Allegretto
Vier letzte Lieder: September: Andante
Vier letzte Lieder: Beim Schlafengehen: Andante
Vier letzte Lieder: Im Abendrot: Andante
Seven Romances on Poems of Aleksandr Blok, Op.127: I. Ophelia's Song, Moderato
Seven Romances on Poems of Aleksandr Blok, Op.127: II. Gamayun, the prophet bird, Adagio
Seven Romances on Poems of Aleksandr Blok, Op.127: III. We were together, Allegretto
Seven Romances on Poems of Aleksandr Blok, Op.127: IV. Gloom enwraps the sleeping city, Largo
Seven Romances on Poems of Aleksandr Blok, Op.127: V. The Tempest, Allegro
Seven Romances on Poems of Aleksandr Blok, Op.127: VI. Secret Signs, Largo
Seven Romances on Poems of Aleksandr Blok, Op.127: VII. Music, Largo
Eight Hungarian Folksongs: I. Fekete F?d
Eight Hungarian Folksongs: II. Istenem, Istenem, áraszd meg a vizet
Eight Hungarian Folksongs: III. Asszonyok, asszonyok had legyek társatok
Eight Hungarian Folksongs: IV. Annyi bánat a szüvemen
Eight Hungarian Folksongs: V. Ha kimegyek arra magos tet?re
Eight Hungarian Folksongs: VI. Töltik a nagyerd? útját
Eight Hungarian Folksongs: VII. Eddig való dolgom
Eight Hungarian Folksongs: VIII. Olvad a hó
Two Hungarian Folksongs: I. Arva Madár
Two Hungarian Folksongs: II. A csitári hegyek alatt régen leesett a hó

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