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Grieg: Peer Gynt; Piano Concerto

Virtuoso Series / Blomstedt / San Francisco Sym
Release Date: 07/24/2012 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 001706702   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Stephen Kovacevich
Conductor:  Herbert BlomstedtSir Colin Davis
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
Length: 15 Minutes 6 Secs. 
2. Peer Gynt Suite no 2, Op. 55 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
Length: 16 Minutes 32 Secs. 
3. Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Stephen Kovacevich (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
Length: 29 Minutes 33 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Peer Gynt Suite No.1, Op.46: 1. Morning mood
Peer Gynt Suite No.1, Op.46: 2. Aase's death
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
Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.16: 1. Allegro molto moderato
Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.16: 2. Adagio
Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.16: 3. Allegro moderato molto e marcato - Quasi presto - Andante maestoso

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