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Karajan - The Collection - Grieg, Sibelius / Berlin Po


Release Date: 04/08/2003 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 000005402   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Edvard GriegJean Sibelius
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 27 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
2.
Peer Gynt Suite no 2, Op. 55 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
3.
From Holberg's Time, Op. 40 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884; Norway 
4.
Sigurd Jorsalfar Suite, Op. 56 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872/1892; Norway 
5.
Finlandia, Op. 26 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Finland 
Notes: Composition written: Finland (1899 - 1900). 
6.
Kuolema: Valse triste, Op. 44 no 1 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1904; Finland 
7.
Lemminkäinen Suite, Op. 22: no 3, Swan of Tuonela by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893-1897; Finland 
8.
Pelléas et Mélisande, Op. 46 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1905; Finland 
9.
Tapiola, Op. 112 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Finland 

Sound Samples

Peer Gynt Suite No.1, Op.46: 1. Morning Mood
Peer Gynt Suite No.1, Op.46: 2. The Death Of Aase
Peer Gynt Suite No.1, Op.46: 3. Anitra's Dance
Peer Gynt Suite No.1, Op.46: 4. In The Hall Of The Mountain King
Peer Gynt Suite No.2, Op.55: 1. The Abduction (Ingrid's Lament)
Peer Gynt Suite No.2, Op.55: 2. Arabian Dance
Peer Gynt Suite No.2, Op.55: 3. Peer Gynt's Return
Peer Gynt Suite No.2, Op.55: 4. Solveig's Song
Holberg Suite, Op.40: 1. Präludium (Allegro vivace)
Holberg Suite, Op.40: 2. Sarabande (Andante)
Holberg Suite, Op.40: 3. Gavotte (Allegretto) - Musette (poco più mosso) - Gavotte
Holberg Suite, Op.40: 4. Air (Andante religioso)
Holberg Suite, Op.40: 5. Rigaudon (Allegro con brio)
Sigurd Jorsalfar, Three Orchestral Pieces Op.56: 1. Prelude: In The King's Hall (Op.22 No.1)
Sigurd Jorsalfar, Three Orchestral Pieces Op.56: 2. Intermezzo: Borghild's Dream (Op.22 No.2)
Sigurd Jorsalfar, Three Orchestral Pieces Op.56: 3. Homage March (Op.22 No.4)
Finlandia, Op.26, No.7: Andante sostenuto - Allegro moderato - Allegro
Valse triste, Op.44
The Swan of Tuonela, Op.22, No.2: Andante molto sostenuto
Pelléas et Mélisande - Incidental Music to Maeterlinck's play, Op.46 (1905): 1. At the castle gate
Pelléas et Mélisande - Incidental Music to Maeterlinck's play, Op.46 (1905): 2. Mélisande
Pelléas et Mélisande - Incidental Music to Maeterlinck's play, Op.46 (1905): 3. At the Seashore
Pelléas et Mélisande - Incidental Music to Maeterlinck's play, Op.46 (1905): 4. A Spring in the Park
Pelléas et Mélisande - Incidental Music to Maeterlinck's play, Op.46 (1905): 5. The Three Blind Sisters
Pelléas et Mélisande - Incidental Music to Maeterlinck's play, Op.46 (1905): 6. Pastorale
Pelléas et Mélisande - Incidental Music to Maeterlinck's play, Op.46 (1905): 7. Mélisande at the Spinning Wheel
Pelléas et Mélisande - Incidental Music to Maeterlinck's play, Op.46 (1905): 8. Intermezzo
Pelléas et Mélisande - Incidental Music to Maeterlinck's play, Op.46 (1905): 9. The Death of Mélisande
Tapiola, Op.112

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