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The Best Of Schumann


Release Date: 05/30/2001 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8551112   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Robert Schumann
Performer:  Jénö JandóMaria KliegelKristin MerscherBalázs Szokolay
Conductor:  Johannes WildnerAndrás LigetiAlexander Rahbari
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony OrchestraKodály String QuartetBudapest Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 1 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Manfred, Op. 115 by Robert Schumann
Conductor:  Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848-1849; Germany 
Date of Recording: 4/1992 
Venue:  Polish Radio Concert Hall, Katowice 
Length: 10 Minutes 48 Secs. 
2. Kinderszenen, Op. 15: no 7, Träumerei by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
3. Quintet for Piano and Strings in E flat major, Op. 44: 3rd movement, Scherzo by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kodály String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
4. Phantasiestücke (3) for Clarinet and Piano, Op. 73: no 1, Zart und mit Ausdruck by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Maria Kliegel (Cello), Kristin Merscher (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 52 Secs. 
5. Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 54: 1st movement, Allegro affettuoso by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  András Ligeti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841-1845; Germany 
Date of Recording: 3/1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 14 Minutes 2 Secs. 
6. Carnaval, Op. 9: no 21, Marche des Davidsbündler contres les Philistins by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833-1835; Germany 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
7. Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 97 "Rhenish": 2nd movement, Scherzo by Robert Schumann
Conductor:  Alexander Rahbari
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Brussels Belgian Radio & TV Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1850; Germany 
Date of Recording: 6/1991 
Venue:  Belgian Radio Concert Hall, Brussels 
Length: 5 Minutes 49 Secs. 
8. Waldszenen, Op. 82: no 7, Vogel als Prophet by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848-1849; Germany 
Date of Recording: 9/1987 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
9. Symphony no 1 in B flat major, Op. 38 "Spring": 1st movement, Andante - Allegro by Robert Schumann
Conductor:  Alexander Rahbari
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Brussels Belgian Radio & TV Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Germany 
Date of Recording: 6/1991 
Venue:  Belgian Radio Concert Hall, Brussels 
Length: 11 Minutes 31 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Manfred, Op. 115: Overture: Overture
Kinderszenen (Scenes of Childhood), Op. 15: Kinderszenen (Scenes of childhood), Op. 15: VII. Traumerei (Dreaming)
Piano Quintet in E flat major, Op. 44: Scherzo: Molto vivace-Trio I-Trio II-L'istesso tempo
Fantasiestucke, Op. 73: Zart und mit Ausdruck
Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54: I. Allegro affettuoso
Carnaval, Op. 9: XX. Marche des Davidsbundler contre les Philistins
Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, Op. 97, "Rhenish": Scherzo, Sehr Massig
Waldszenen, Op. 82: Waldscenen, Op. 82: No. 7. Vogel als Prophet
Symphony No. 1 in B flat major, Op. 38, "Spring": Andante un poco maestoso-Allegro molto vivace

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