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Jubilee Edition / Shirai


Release Date: 08/04/2017 
Label:  Capriccio Records   Catalog #: 5324  
Composer:  Gian-Francesco MalipieroJulián CarrilloGustav MahlerJulián Carillo
Performer:  Mitsuko ShiraiHartmut HöllBernd BussFrank Wolff,   ... 
Conductor:  Juan Pablo Izquierdo
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

On May 28th May Mitsuko Shirai celebrated her 70th birthday. She looks back on life rich with musical performances: lieder, concerts, and also operas. The Lied duo Mitsuko Shirai / Hartmut Holl have created their own vast library of songs with numerous recordings and set new standards with concerts and releases. ''I prize all the recordings of Mstuko Shirai and Hartmut Holl, a historically great partnership in song, and I cherish the memory of the many times I heard them live.'' (Richard Dyer, Boston Globe) On May 28th May Mitsuko Shirai celebrated her 70th birthday. She looks back on life rich with musical performances: lieder, concerts, and also operas. The Lied duo Mitsuko Shirai / Hartmut Holl have created their own vast library of songs with numerous recordings and set new standards with concerts and releases. ''I prize all the recordings of Mstuko Shirai and Hartmut Holl, a historically great partnership in song, and I cherish the memory of the many times I heard them live.'' (Richard Dyer, Boston Globe) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Le stagioni italiche by Gian-Francesco Malipiero
Performer:  Mitsuko Shirai (Mezzo Soprano), Hartmut Höll (Piano)
2.
Preludio a Colon by Julián Carrillo
Performer:  Bernd Buss (Violin), Mitsuko Shirai (Mezzo Soprano), Frank Wolff (Cello),
Roswitha Staege (Flute), Ronald Hoogeveen (Violin), Monique Rollin (Harp),
Rainer Sachtleben (Viola)
Conductor:  Juan Pablo Izquierdo
Period: 20th Century 
3.
Das Lied von der Erde: no 6, Der Abschied by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Mitsuko Shirai (Mezzo Soprano), Hartmut Höll (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1908-1909; Vienna, Austria 

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