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Zemlinsky: Lyric Symphony, Etc / Beaumont, Karlsen, Et Al


Release Date: 05/20/2003 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 10069   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Alexander von Zemlinsky
Performer:  Franz GrundheberTurid KarlsenPetra-Janina SchulzJaroslav Brezina,   ... 
Conductor:  Antony Beaumont
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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This disc contains the premiere recording of Zemlinsky's complete incidental music to Shakespeare's 'Cymbeline'. The works are conducted by Antony Beaumont, a world authority on Zemlinsky, whose previous interpretations of the composer's works were universally admired for their authenticity and sheer musicality. Recorded in: Dvorák Hall, Rudolfinum, Prague 14-19 May 2002 Producer(s) Ralph Couzens (Executive) Milan Slavický Sound Engineer(s) Oldrich Slezák (Prague) Holger Mohrmann (Bremen) This disc contains the premiere recording of Zemlinsky's complete incidental music to Shakespeare's 'Cymbeline'. The works are conducted by Antony Beaumont, a world authority on Zemlinsky, whose previous interpretations of the composer's works were universally admired for their authenticity and sheer musicality. Recorded in: Dvorák Hall, Rudolfinum, Prague 14-19 May 2002 Producer(s) Ralph Couzens (Executive) Milan Slavický Sound Engineer(s) Oldrich Slezák (Prague) Holger Mohrmann (Bremen) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Lyric Symphony, Op. 18 by Alexander von Zemlinsky
Performer:  Franz Grundheber (Baritone), Turid Karlsen (Soprano)
Conductor:  Antony Beaumont
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923; Austria 
Language: German 
2.
Cymbeline by Alexander von Zemlinsky
Performer:  Petra-Janina Schulz (Spoken Vocals), Jaroslav Brezina (Tenor), Christian Bergmann (Spoken Vocals),
Franz Grundheber (Spoken Vocals), Christoph Jacobi (Spoken Vocals), Thomas C. Zinke (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Antony Beaumont
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913-1915; Austria 
Language: German 

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