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Carter: Concerto For Orchestra; Knussen: Oceans De Terre

Carter / Knussen / Knussen,Oliver
Release Date: 05/03/2011 
Label:  Virgin Classics   Catalog #: 96354   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Elliott CarterOliver Knussen
Performer:  Ole BöhnLisa SafferLucy SheltonPeter Serkin
Conductor:  Oliver Knussen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London SinfoniettaChamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Orchestra by Elliott Carter
Conductor:  Oliver Knussen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1969; USA 
2. Three Occasions by Elliott Carter
Conductor:  Oliver Knussen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986-1989; USA 
3. Concerto for Violin by Elliott Carter
Performer:  Ole Böhn (Violin)
Conductor:  Oliver Knussen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1990; USA 
4. Songs Without Voices, Op. 26 by Oliver Knussen
Conductor:  Oliver Knussen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1991-1992; England 
5. Hums and Songs of Winnie-the-Pooh, Op. 6 by Oliver Knussen
Performer:  Lisa Saffer (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oliver Knussen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1983; England 
Language: English 
6. Océan de terre, Op. 10 by Oliver Knussen
Performer:  Lucy Shelton (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oliver Knussen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1973/1976; England 
7. Whitman Settings, Op. 25 by Oliver Knussen
Performer:  Lucy Shelton (Soprano), Peter Serkin (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1991; England 
Language: English 
8. Variations for Piano, Op. 24 by Oliver Knussen
Performer:  Peter Serkin (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1989; England 
9. Late Poems (4) and an Epigraph of Rainer Maria Rilke, Op. 23 by Oliver Knussen
Performer:  Lisa Saffer (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oliver Knussen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1988; England 
10. Sonya's Lullaby, Op. 16 by Oliver Knussen
Performer:  Lucy Shelton (Soprano), Peter Serkin (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977-1978; England 

Sound Samples

Three Occasions for Orchestra: A Celebration of some 100 x 150 Notes
Three Occasions for Orchestra: Remembrance
Three Occasions for Orchestra: Anniversary
Violin Concerto: I. Impulsivo
Violin Concerto, II. Angosciato (violin): Tranquillo (orchestra)
Violin Concerto: III. Scherzando
Concerto for Orchestra: Introduction (Misterioso)
Concerto for Orchestra: I. Allegro non troppo
Concerto for Orchestra: II. Presto volando
Concerto for Orchestra: III. Maestoso
Concerto for Orchestra: IV. Coda
Concerto for Orchestra: Coda (Allegro molto)
Songs without Voices Op. 26 (1991-2): Fantastico (Winter's Foil)
Songs without Voices Op. 26 (1991-2): Maestoso (Prairie Sunset)
Songs without Voices Op. 26 (1991-2): Leggiero (First Dandelion)
Songs without Voices Op. 26 (1991-2): Adagio (Elegiac Arabesques)
Whitman Settings Op. 25 (1991): I. When I heard the learn'd astronomer
Whitman Settings Op. 25 (1991): II. A noiseless, patient spider
Whitman Settings Op. 25 (1991): III. The Dalliance of the Eagles
Whitman Settings Op. 25 (1991): IV. The Voice of the Rain
Hums and Songs of Winnie-the-Pooh Op. 6 (1970/1983), I. Aphorisms: i. Inscription
Hums and Songs of Winnie-the-Pooh Op. 6 (1970/1983), I. Aphorisms: ii. Hum
Hums and Songs of Winnie-the-Pooh Op. 6 (1970/1983), I. Aphorisms: iii. The Hundred Acre Wood (Nocturne) - Piglet meets a Heffalump
Hums and Songs of Winnie-the-Pooh Op. 6 (1970/1983), I. Aphorisms: iv. Hum, continued, and Little Nonsense Song
Hums and Songs of Winnie-the-Pooh Op. 6 (1970/1983), I. Aphorisms: v. Hum (instrumental)
Hums and Songs of Winnie-the-Pooh Op. 6 (1970/1983), I. Aphorisms: vi. Vocalise (Climbing the tree)
Hums and Songs of Winnie-the-Pooh Op. 6 (1970/1983): II. Bee Piece and Cadenza (The Fall of Pooh)
Hums and Songs of Winnie-the-Pooh Op. 6 (1970/1983): III. Cloud Piece
Variations Op. 24 (1989): I
Variations Op. 24 (1989): III
Variations Op. 24 (1989): IV
Variations Op. 24 (1989): V
Variations Op. 24 (1989): VI
Variations Op. 24 (1989): VIII
Variations Op. 24 (1989): IX
Variations Op. 24 (1989): XII
Four Late Poems and an Epigram of Rainer Maria Rilke Op. 23 (1988): epigram - I. Idol
Four Late Poems and an Epigram of Rainer Maria Rilke Op. 23 (1988): replica - II. Gravity
Four Late Poems and an Epigram of Rainer Maria Rilke Op. 23 (1988): double - III. Imaginary Life
Four Late Poems and an Epigram of Rainer Maria Rilke Op. 23 (1988): IV. Gong
Sonya's Lullaby Op. 16 (1977-8)
Océan de terre Op. 10 (1972-3, rev. 1976): I. Misurato -
Océan de terre Op. 10 (1972-3, rev. 1976): II. Scherzo (Vivace - Calmo - Quasi vivace) -
Océan de terre Op. 10 (1972-3, rev. 1976): III. Adagio

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