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Dittersdorf: Six Symphonies / Shepherd, Cantilena


Release Date: 10/28/1992 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 8564   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf
Conductor:  Adrian Shepherd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cantilena
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow 24-26 August 1986 Producer(s) Ralph Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Philip Couzens [Assistant] Recorded in: Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow 24-26 August 1986 Producer(s) Ralph Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Philip Couzens [Assistant] Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Symphonies (6) after Ovid: no 1 in C major "The Four Ages of the World" by Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf
Conductor:  Adrian Shepherd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cantilena
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1785; Austria 
2.
Symphonies (6) after Ovid: no 2 in D major "The Fall of Phaëton" by Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf
Conductor:  Adrian Shepherd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cantilena
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1785; Austria 
3.
Symphonies (6) after Ovid: no 3 in G major "The Metamorphosis of Actaeon into a Stag" by Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf
Conductor:  Adrian Shepherd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cantilena
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1785; Austria 
4.
Symphonies (6) after Ovid: no 4 in F major "The Rescue of Andromeda" by Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf
Conductor:  Adrian Shepherd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cantilena
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1785; Austria 
5.
Symphonies (6) after Ovid: no 5 in A major "The Petrification of Phineus and His Friends" by Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf
Conductor:  Adrian Shepherd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cantilena
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1785; Austria 
6.
Symphonies (6) after Ovid: no 6 in D major "Metamorphosis of Lycian Peasants into Frogs" by Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf
Conductor:  Adrian Shepherd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cantilena
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1785; Austria 

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 Brillantly composed and played. A desire for any  March 25, 2014 By Richard O. (Philadelphia, PA) See All My Reviews "As always ArkivMusic has come through with hard to find recordings. Desirable for any collection, but especially for Classical Mythology enthusiast!" Report Abuse
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