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Widor: Trio, Soirs D'alsace, 4 Pieces / Trio Parnassus

Widor / Trio Parnassus
Release Date: 04/09/2013 
Label:  Md&g (Dabringhaus & Grimm)   Catalog #: 3031794   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Charles-Marie Widor
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Parnassus Trio
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Organist, composer, author, critic, teacher - Charles-Marie Widor was a man of many talents and extremely successful in all of these endeavors throughout his life. His organ works, especially the magnificently virtuosic toccata from the fifth sonata continue to enjoy the greatest popularity. On their latest release the musical discoverers of the Trio Parnassus introduce us to the superb quality of his chamber music, which today is almost entirely forgotten. Organist, composer, author, critic, teacher - Charles-Marie Widor was a man of many talents and extremely successful in all of these endeavors throughout his life. His organ works, especially the magnificently virtuosic toccata from the fifth sonata continue to enjoy the greatest popularity. On their latest release the musical discoverers of the Trio Parnassus introduce us to the superb quality of his chamber music, which today is almost entirely forgotten. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Trio for Piano and Strings in B flat major, Op. 19 by Charles-Marie Widor
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Parnassus Trio
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1875; France 
2.
Soirs d'Alsace, Op. 52 by Charles-Marie Widor
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Parnassus Trio
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1908 
3.
Pieces (4) for Violin, Cello and Piano by Charles-Marie Widor
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Parnassus Trio
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; France 

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