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Grieg: Peer Gynt Suites 1 & 2 / Maksymiuk, Bbc Scottish So


Release Date: 06/28/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550864   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Jerzy Maksymiuk
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Jerzy Maksymiuk
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
2.
Peer Gynt Suite no 2, Op. 55 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Jerzy Maksymiuk
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
3.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 8, Op. 65: no 6, Wedding day at Trolhaugen by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Jerzy Maksymiuk
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; Norway 
4.
Lyric Pieces (2) for Strings: no 1, Evening in the mountains by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Jerzy Maksymiuk
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Norway 
Notes: Edvard Grieg orchestrated this work in 1898, from his "Lyric Pieces for
Piano, Book 9, Opus 68 no 4." 
5.
Lyric Pieces (2) for Strings: no 2, Cradle Song by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Jerzy Maksymiuk
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898-1899; Norway 
Notes: Edvard Grieg orchestrated this work in 1898, from his "Lyric Pieces for
Piano, Book 9, Opus 68 no 5." 
6.
Sigurd Jorsalfar Suite, Op. 56 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Jerzy Maksymiuk
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872/1892; Norway 

Sound Samples

Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46: I. Morgenstemning (Morning Mood)
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46: II. Ases dod (The Death of Ase)
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46: III. Anitras dans (Anitra's Dance)
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46: IV. I Dovregubbens hall (In the Hall of the Mountain King)
Peer Gynt Suite No. 2, Op. 55: I. Ingrids klage (Ingrid's Lament)
Peer Gynt Suite No. 2, Op. 55: II. Arabisk dans (Arabian Dance)
Peer Gynt Suite No. 2, Op. 55: III. Peer Gynts hjemfart (Peer Gynt's Homecoming)
Peer Gynt Suite No. 2, Op. 55: IV. Solveigs sang (Solveig's Song)
2 Lyric Pieces, Op. 68 (version for orchestra): No. 4. Aften pa hojfjeldet (Evening in the Mountains)
2 Lyric Pieces, Op. 68 (version for orchestra): No. 5. Badnlat (Lullaby)
Lyric Pieces, Book 8, Op. 65: No. 6. Wedding-Day at Troldhaugen (arr. for orchestra)
3 Orchestral Pieces from Sigurd Jorsalfar, Op. 56: No. 1. Prelude: In the King's Hall
3 Orchestral Pieces from Sigurd Jorsalfar, Op. 56: No. 2. Intermezzo: Borghild's Dream
3 Orchestral Pieces from Sigurd Jorsalfar, Op. 56: No. 3. Hommage March

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