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Russian Revolutionaries, Vol. 1 / Prince Regent's Band


Release Date: 11/17/2017 
Label:  Resonus Classics   Catalog #: 10201  
Composer:  Oskar BöhmeVictor Ewald
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prince Regent's Band
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Russian Revolutionaries: Ewald & Böhme' marks both the centenary of the 1917 Russian Revolution and the launch of period instrument ensemble The Prince Regent’s Band’s survey of late-nineteenth and early-twentieth century Russian brass chamber music. PRB perform two of the revolutionary Victor Ewald Quintets in their original instrumentation along with works by the versatile composer and cornettist Oskar Böhme, a German emigrant to Russia who was caught up in the turmoil of the fall out of the revolution and executed by the Soviet regime. The Prince Regent’s Band was formed to explore the wealth of historic chamber music for brass and wind instruments from a period roughly defined as between the French Revolution of 1789 and Read more the end of First World War in 1918. Members of the current The Prince Regent’s Band are specialists in the period performance field and perform with regular with internationally renowned specialist ensembles. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sextet in E flat minor, Op 30 by Oskar Böhme
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prince Regent's Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
2.
Rokoko Suite, Op. 46 by Oskar Böhme
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prince Regent's Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
3.
Nachtmusik, Op. 44 no 1 by Oskar Böhme
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prince Regent's Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
4.
Quintet for Brass no 2, Op. 6 by Victor Ewald
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prince Regent's Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
5.
Dreistimmige Fugen (2), Op. 28 by Oskar Böhme
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prince Regent's Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
6.
Fantasy on a Russian Folksong, Op. 45, No. 1 by Oskar Böhme
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prince Regent's Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
7.
Quintet for Brass no 1, Op. 5 by Victor Ewald
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prince Regent's Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912; Russia 

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