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Fanny Mendelssohn: Lieder / Susan Gritton, Eugene Asti


Release Date: 04/09/2013 
Label:  Helios   Catalog #: 55360   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Susan GrittonEugene Asti
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

'[Fanny Mendelssohn's] reputation deserves the kind of boost this excellent disc offers. Both Eugene Asti and Susan Gritton get to the heart of these pieces.' (BBC Music Magazine) 'Pleasant, delightful ... an excellent record: enterprising programmes, fresh young artists, fine presentation, typical Hyperion.' (Gramophone) 'Beautiful, direct, simple and memorable new song[s] ... Asti provides the beautifully limpid, balanced accompaniment you imagine Fanny herself might have played.' (International Record Review) '[Fanny Mendelssohn's] reputation deserves the kind of boost this excellent disc offers. Both Eugene Asti and Susan Gritton get to the heart of these pieces.' (BBC Music Magazine) 'Pleasant, delightful ... an excellent record: enterprising programmes, fresh young artists, fine presentation, typical Hyperion.' (Gramophone) 'Beautiful, direct, simple and memorable new song[s] ... Asti provides the beautifully limpid, balanced accompaniment you imagine Fanny herself might have played.' (International Record Review) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Lieder ohne Worte (4), Op. 8: no 3 in D flat major by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Susan Gritton (Soprano), Eugene Asti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
2.
Die Schiffende by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1837; Germany 
3.
Ich wandelte unter den Bäumen by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
4.
Traum by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Susan Gritton (Soprano), Eugene Asti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
5.
Dämmrung senkte sich von oben by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Susan Gritton (Soprano), Eugene Asti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843 
6.
Lieder (6), Op. 9: no 2, Ferne by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Susan Gritton (Soprano), Eugene Asti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
7.
Lieder (6), Op. 9: no 5, Der Maiabend by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Susan Gritton (Soprano), Eugene Asti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
8.
Lieder (6), Op. 9: no 3, Der Rosenkranz by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
9.
Lieder (6), Op. 9: no 4, Die frühen Gräber by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Germany 
10.
Lieder (6), Op. 9: no 1, Die Ersehnte by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
11.
Lieder (6), Op. 1: no 1, Schwanenlied by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Germany 
12.
Lieder (6), Op. 1: no 2, Wanderlied by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Germany 
13.
Lieder (6), Op. 1: no 3, Warum sind denn die Rosen so blass by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Germany 
14.
An Suleika by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1825; Germany 
15.
Lieder (6), Op. 9: no 6, Die Mainacht by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
16.
Lieder (6), Op. 1: no 4, Maienlied by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1846; Germany 
17.
Lieder (6), Op. 1: no 6, Gondellied by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Germany 
18.
Lieder (6), Op. 1: no 5, Morgenständchen by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
19.
Lieder (6), Op. 7: no 1, Nachtwanderer by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
20.
Lieder (6), Op. 7: no 2, Erwin by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
21.
Lieder (6), Op. 7: no 3, Frühling by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
22.
Lieder (6), Op. 7: no 4, Du bist die Ruh by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Germany 
23.
Lieder (6), Op. 7: no 5, Bitte by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Susan Gritton (Soprano), Eugene Asti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Germany 
24.
Lieder (6), Op. 7: no 6, Dein ist mein Herz by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Susan Gritton (Soprano), Eugene Asti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Germany 
25.
Lieder (5), Op. 10: no 1, Nach Süden by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Germany 
26.
Lieder (5), Op. 10: no 2, Der Vorwurf by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Germany 
27.
Abendbild by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Susan Gritton (Soprano), Eugene Asti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
28.
Lieder (5), Op. 10: no 4, Im Herbst by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Eugene Asti (Piano), Susan Gritton (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
29.
Lieder (5), Op. 10: no 5, Bergeslust by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
Performer:  Susan Gritton (Soprano), Eugene Asti (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Germany 

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