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Grieg / Royal Philharmonic Orch / Mackerras
Release Date: 07/17/2012 
Label:  Musical Concepts   Catalog #: 1191   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Edvard GriegJean Sibelius
Performer:  Geoffrey Browne
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 4, Hall of the mountain king by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
2. Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 3, Anitra's Dance by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
3. Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 1, Prelude "Morning" by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
4. Norwegian Melodies (2) for Strings, Op. 63: no 2, Cow-keeper tune and Country dance by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869/1895; Norway 
5. Elegiac Melodies (2) for Strings, Op. 34 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Norway 
6. From Holberg's Time, Op. 40: 1st movement, Prelude by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884; Norway 
7. Lyric Pieces (6), Book 8, Op. 65: no 6, Wedding day at Trolhaugen by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; Norway 
Notes: Orchestrated by Johannes Huppertz. 
8. Pelléas et Mélisande, Op. 46: no 8, Entr'acte by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1905; Finland 
9. Pelléas et Mélisande, Op. 46: no 1, At the castle gate by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1905; Finland 
10. King Christian II, Op. 27: no 3, Musette by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Finland 
11. King Christian II, Op. 27: no 2, Elegie by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Finland 
12. Lemminkäinen Suite, Op. 22: no 3, Swan of Tuonela by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Geoffrey Browne (English Horn)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893-1897; Finland 
13. Kuolema: Valse triste, Op. 44 no 1 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1904; Finland 
14. Karelia Suite, Op. 11: no 1, Intermezzo by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Finland 
15. Finlandia, Op. 26 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Finland 

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