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Grieg: Piano Concerto, Two Melodies, Wedding Day At Troldhaugen

Grieg: Naxos Musical Journey
Release Date: 08/29/2000 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 151002  
Composer:  Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Jénö Jandó
Conductor:  András Ligeti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The haunting Scandinavian terrain; cascading waterfalls; cliffs towering above fjords below; majestic mountains; the tranquil countryside – these are the sights of inspiration for Norway's greatest and most famed composer Edward Grieg. Grieg's masterful music provides a background to this visual journey through landscapes that were home to Grieg and his music. - Naxos The haunting Scandinavian terrain; cascading waterfalls; cliffs towering above fjords below; majestic mountains; the tranquil countryside – these are the sights of inspiration for Norway's greatest and most famed composer Edward Grieg. Grieg's masterful music provides a background to this visual journey through landscapes that were home to Grieg and his music. - Naxos Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  András Ligeti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
2. Lyric Pieces (6), Book 8, Op. 65: no 6, Wedding day at Trolhaugen by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  András Ligeti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; Norway 
3. Melodies (2) for Strings, Op. 53 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  András Ligeti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Norway 

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