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Gemini - Grieg: Peer Gynt, Piano Concerto, Etc / Berglund


Release Date: 02/15/2005 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 86058   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Edvard Grieg
Performer:  John OgdonGeoffrey ParsonsSiv WennbergJoachim Ulbricht,   ... 
Conductor:  Paavo BerglundHerbert Blomstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia OrchestraDresden StaatskapelleLeipzig Radio Chorus
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 28 Mins. 

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Includes work(s) by Edvard Grieg. Soloists: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Harmut Holl. Includes work(s) by Edvard Grieg. Soloists: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Harmut Holl. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  John Ogdon (Piano)
Conductor:  Paavo Berglund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
Date of Recording: 12/1971 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 28 Minutes 47 Secs. 
2. Haugtussa, Op. 67 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Geoffrey Parsons (Piano), Siv Wennberg (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895; Norway 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 30 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: Norwegian 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studios, London (06/1973 - 07/1973) 
3. Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 1, Act 1 Prelude - At the wedding feast by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Joachim Ulbricht (Viola)
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
Venue:  Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Notes: Version: 1874-75
Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany (06/1977 - 11/1977) 
4. Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 2, The bridal procession passes by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
Venue:  Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Johan Halvorsen.
Version: 1874-75
Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany (06/1977 - 11/1977) 
5. Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 4, Act 2 Prelude - Abduction and Ingrid's lament by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
Venue:  Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Notes: Version: 1874-75
Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany (06/1977 - 11/1977) 
6. Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 7, In the hall of the mountain king by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio Chorus,  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
Venue:  Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: Norwegian 
Notes: Version: 1874-75
Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany (06/1977 - 11/1977) 
7. Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 8, Dance of the mountain king's daughter by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
Venue:  Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Notes: Version: 1874-75
Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany (06/1977 - 11/1977) 
8. Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 12, Death of Aase by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
Venue:  Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Notes: Version: 1874-75
Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany (06/1977 - 11/1977) 
9. Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 13, Act 4 Prelude - Morning by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
Venue:  Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Notes: Version: 1874-75
Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany (06/1977 - 11/1977) 
10. Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 15, Arabian Dance by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Edith Thallaug (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio Chorus,  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
Venue:  Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: Norwegian 
Notes: Version: 1874-75
Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany (06/1977 - 11/1977) 
11. Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 16, Anitra's Dance by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
Venue:  Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Notes: Version: 1874-75
Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany (06/1977 - 11/1977) 
12. Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 18, Solvejg's Song by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Taru Valjakka (Soprano)
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874-1875; Norway 
Venue:  Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: Norwegian 
Notes: Version: 1874-75
Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany (06/1977 - 11/1977) 
13. Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 19, Act 5 Prelude - Peer Gynt's journey home by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
Venue:  Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Notes: Version: 1874-75
Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany (06/1977 - 11/1977) 
14. Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 23, Solvejg's cradle song by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Taru Valjakka (Soprano)
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
Venue:  Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: Norwegian 
Notes: Version: 1874-75
Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany (06/1977 - 11/1977) 
15. Romances (6), Op. 39: no 6, When I hear that song by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone), Hartmut Höll (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 0 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: German 
16. Elegiac Songs (6), Op. 59: no 2, On Norway's bare mountains by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Hartmut Höll (Piano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893-1894; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: German 
17. Songs (6), Op. 4: no 6, Wo sind sie hin? by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone), Hartmut Höll (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863-1864; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: German 
18. Songs (6), Op. 4: no 5, Das alte Lied by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone), Hartmut Höll (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863-1864; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: German 
19. Songs (6), Op. 48: no 1, Gruss by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Hartmut Höll (Piano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: German 
20. Songs (4), Op. 2: no 3, Ich stand in dunkeln Träumen by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Hartmut Höll (Piano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: German 
21. Songs (6), Op. 4: no 3, Abschied by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Hartmut Höll (Piano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863-1864; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: German 
22. Songs (4), Op. 2: no 2, Eingehüllt in graue Wolken by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Hartmut Höll (Piano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: German 
23. Heart's melodies, Op. 5: no 4, My thought is a mighty mountain by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Hartmut Höll (Piano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863-1864; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: German 
24. Romances and Songs (9), Op. 18: no 3, A poet's last song by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Hartmut Höll (Piano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: German 
25. Heart's melodies, Op. 5: no 2, You grasp not the waves by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone), Hartmut Höll (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: German 
26. Romances and Songs (9), Op. 18: no 2, She is so white by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone), Hartmut Höll (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: German 
27. Songs (6), Op. 4: no 2, Morgentau by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone), Hartmut Höll (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863-1864; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: German 
28. Songs (6), Op. 4: no 4, Jägerlied by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Hartmut Höll (Piano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863-1864; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 0 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: German 
29. Songs (6), Op. 48: no 3, Lauf der Welt by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Hartmut Höll (Piano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: German 
30. Songs (6), Op. 48: no 5, Zur Rosenzeit by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone), Hartmut Höll (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: German 
31. Songs (6), Op. 48: no 6, Ein Traum by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Hartmut Höll (Piano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: German 
32. Songs (6), Op. 48: no 2, Dereinst, Gedanke mein by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Hartmut Höll (Piano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: German 
33. Songs (4), Op. 21: no 4, Thanks for your advice by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Hartmut Höll (Piano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: German 
34. Songs (5), Op. 26: no 5, On a woodland path by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Hartmut Höll (Piano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: German 
35. Elegiac Songs (6), Op. 59: no 4, To the one (2) by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Hartmut Höll (Piano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893-1894; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: German 
36. Elegiac Songs (6), Op. 59: no 3, To the one (1) by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Hartmut Höll (Piano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893-1894; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: German 
37. Efterladte sange ii: no 6, Der Jäger by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Hartmut Höll (Piano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1905; Norway 
Date of Recording: 11/1984 
Venue:  Siemens Villa, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: German 

Sound Samples

Peer Gynt - Incidental Music (2004 Digital Remaster): 1. Prelude (Act I) (Wedding Scene)
Peer Gynt - Incidental Music (2004 Digital Remaster): 2. Wedding March (orch.Halvorsen)
Peer Gynt - Incidental Music (2004 Digital Remaster): 3. Prelude (Act II) (Abduction & Ingrid's Lament)
Peer Gynt - Incidental Music (2004 Digital Remaster): 4. In the Hall of the Mountain King
Peer Gynt - Incidental Music (2004 Digital Remaster): 5. Dance of the Mountain King's Daughter
Peer Gynt - Incidental Music (2004 Digital Remaster): 6. Ase's Death
Peer Gynt - Incidental Music (2004 Digital Remaster): 7. Prelude (Act IV) (Morning)
Peer Gynt - Incidental Music (2004 Digital Remaster): 8. Arabian Dance
Peer Gynt - Incidental Music (2004 Digital Remaster): 9. Anitra's Dance
Peer Gynt - Incidental Music (2004 Digital Remaster): 10. Solveig's Song
Peer Gynt - Incidental Music (2004 Digital Remaster): 11. Prelude (Act V) (Return of Peer Gynt - Storm scene)
Peer Gynt - Incidental Music (2004 Digital Remaster): 12. Solveig's Wiegenlied
Piano Concerto in A minor Op.16 (2004 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro molto moderato
Piano Concerto in A minor Op.16 (2004 Digital Remaster): II. Adagio
Piano Concerto in A minor Op.16 (2004 Digital Remaster): III. Allegro moderato molto e marcato - Andante maestoso
Af Haugtussa, Op.67 ("The Mountain Maid") (words by Garborg) (2004 Digital Remaster): 1. Det Syng (Enticement)
Af Haugtussa, Op.67 ("The Mountain Maid") (words by Garborg) (2004 Digital Remaster): 2. Veslemøy (The Little Maiden)
Af Haugtussa, Op.67 ("The Mountain Maid") (words by Garborg) (2004 Digital Remaster): 3. Blåbær-Li (Blueberry Slope)
Af Haugtussa, Op.67 ("The Mountain Maid") (words by Garborg) (2004 Digital Remaster): 4. Møte (The Encounter)
Af Haugtussa, Op.67 ("The Mountain Maid") (words by Garborg) (2004 Digital Remaster): 5. Elsk (Love)
Af Haugtussa, Op.67 ("The Mountain Maid") (words by Garborg) (2004 Digital Remaster): 6. Killingdans (Kids' Dance)
Af Haugtussa, Op.67 ("The Mountain Maid") (words by Garborg) (2004 Digital Remaster): 7. Vond Dag (Sorrowful Day)
Af Haugtussa, Op.67 ("The Mountain Maid") (words by Garborg) (2004 Digital Remaster): 8. Ved Gjætle-Bekken (At Gjætle Brook)
Hoer' ich das Liedchen klingen, op.39, No.6 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Der Fichtenbaum Op. 59, no. 2 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Wo sind sie hin? op.4, No.6 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Das Alte Lied Op. 4, no. 5 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Gruss Op. 48, no. 1 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Ich Stand In Dunklen Träumen Op. 2, no. 3 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Abschied, No.3 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Eingehüllt In Graue Wolken Op. 2, no. 2 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Mein Sinn ist wie der mächt'ge Fels Op. 5, no. 4 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Des Dichters letztes Lied Op. 18, no. 3 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Des Dichters Herz Op. 5, no. 2 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Sie ist so Weiss Op. 18, no. 2 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Morgenthau Op. 4, no. 2 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Jägerlied Op. 4, no. 4 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Lauf Der Welt Op. 48, no. 3 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Zur Rosenzeit Op. 48, no. 5 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Ein Traum Op. 48, no. 6 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Dereinst, Gedanke Mein Op. 48, no. 2 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Dein Rat ist wohl gut Op. 21, no. 4 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Herbststimmung Op. 26, no. 5 (1985 Digital Remaster)
An Sie II Op. 59, no. 4 (1985 Digital Remaster)
An sie I Op. 59, no. 3 (1985 Digital Remaster)
Der Jäger Op. Posth. (1985 Digital Remaster)

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