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Fauré: Orchestral Music / Georgiadis, Rte Sinfonietta, Et Al


Release Date: 05/26/1998 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8553360   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Lynda Russell
Conductor:  John Georgiadis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RTE Sinfonietta
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

REVIEWS:
BBC Music (6/98, p.67) - Performance: 3 (out of 5), Sound: 4 (out of 5) - "...the exquisite and atmospheric miniatures that make up the Mozariaan 'Masques et bergamasques' and the incidental music for 'Pelléas et Mélisande'....feel ever fresh....The 'Shylock' suite....contains beautiful moments and Lynda Russell's pure, light voice suits the style very well..."
REVIEWS:
BBC Music (6/98, p.67) - Performance: 3 (out of 5), Sound: 4 (out of 5) - "...the exquisite and atmospheric miniatures that make up the Mozariaan 'Masques et bergamasques' and the incidental music for 'Pelléas et Mélisande'....feel ever fresh....The 'Shylock' suite....contains beautiful moments and Lynda Russell's pure, light voice suits the style very well..." Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Masques et bergamasques Suite, Op. 112 by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  John Georgiadis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RTE Sinfonietta
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1919; France 
Date of Recording: 03/1995 
2. Pelléas et Mélisande, Op. 80: Suite by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  John Georgiadis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RTE Sinfonietta
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; France 
Date of Recording: 03/1995 
3. Dolly, Op. 56 by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  John Georgiadis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RTE Sinfonietta
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1897; France 
Date of Recording: 03/1995 
4. Shylock Suite, Op. 57 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Lynda Russell (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Georgiadis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RTE Sinfonietta
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; France 
Date of Recording: 03/1995 
5. Berceuse for Violin and Piano in D major, Op. 16 by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  John Georgiadis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RTE Sinfonietta
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1879; France 
Date of Recording: 03/1995 

Sound Samples

Masques et bergamasques, Op. 112: I. Ouverture
Masques et bergamasques, Op. 112: II. Menuet
Masques et bergamasques, Op. 112: III. Gavotte
Masques et bergamasques, Op. 112: IV. Pastorale
Dolly Suite, Op. 56 (arr. by H. Rabaud): I. Berceuse
Dolly Suite, Op. 56 (arr. by H. Rabaud): II. Mi-a-ou
Dolly Suite, Op. 56 (arr. by H. Rabaud): III. Le Jardin de Dolly
Dolly Suite, Op. 56 (arr. by H. Rabaud): IV. Kitty Valse
Dolly Suite, Op. 56 (arr. by H. Rabaud): V. Tendresse
Dolly Suite, Op. 56 (arr. by H. Rabaud): VI. Le Pas Espagnol
Shylock, Op. 57: I. Chanson
Shylock, Op. 57: II. Entr'acte
Shylock, Op. 57: III. Madrigal
Shylock, Op. 57: IV. Epithalme
Shylock, Op. 57: V. Nocturne
Shylock, Op. 57: VI. Finale
Pelleas et Melisande, Op. 80: I. Prelude
Pelleas et Melisande, Op. 80: II. Fileuse
Pelleas et Melisande, Op. 80: III. Sicilienne
Pelleas et Melisande, Op. 80: IV. La Mort de Melisande
Berceuse, Op. 16

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