Best Of Symphonic Lehar

Release Date: 1/25/2011
Label: CPO
Catalog Number: 777639-2
Composer: Franz Lehár
Number of Discs: 4

Physical Format:

CD
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$33.99
Notes and Editorial Reviews
To classical music fans of broad and varied tastes, Franz Lehar's lushly scored, sparkling overtures, waltzes and dances are the epitome of a guilty pleasure. This set guarantees more than a few new discoveries and old favorites. The 4th CD of this set is a bonus CD of Lehar's Piano music.
Works on This Recording
1. Die lustige Witwe: Overture by Franz Lehár
Conductor: Michail Jurowski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1940 ; Vienna, Austria
2. Wilde Rosen Waltz by Franz Lehár
Conductor: Michail Jurowski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
3. Altwiener Liebeswaltzer by Franz Lehár
Conductor: Michail Jurowski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
4. Der Göttergatte: Overture by Franz Lehár
Conductor: Michail Jurowski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1904 ; Vienna, Austria
5. Cloclo: Overture by Franz Lehár
Conductor: Michail Jurowski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: by 1924 ; Vienna, Austria
6. Grützner-Walzer by Franz Lehár
Conductor: Michail Jurowski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
7. Adria Walzer by Franz Lehár
Conductor: Michail Jurowski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
8. Tatjana: Act 1 Prelude by Franz Lehár
Conductor: Klauspeter Seibel
Period: Romantic
Written: 1905 ;
9. Tatjana: Act 2 Prelude by Franz Lehár
Conductor: Klauspeter Seibel
Period: Romantic
Written: 1905 ;
10. Tatjana: Act 3 Prelude by Franz Lehár
Conductor: Klauspeter Seibel
Period: Romantic
Written: 1905 ;
11. Tatjana: Russian Dances by Franz Lehár
Conductor: Klauspeter Seibel
Period: Romantic
Written: 1905 ;
12. Fieber by Franz Lehár
Performer: Robert Gambill (Tenor), Volker Worlitzsch (Violin)
Conductor: Klauspeter Seibel
Period: Romantic
Written: by 1915 ; Vienna, Austria
13. Il Guado by Franz Lehár
Performer: Volker Banfield (Piano)
Conductor: Klauspeter Seibel
Period: Romantic
14. Concertino for Violin and Orchestra by Franz Lehár
Performer: Latica Honda-Rosenberg (Violin)
Conductor: Klauspeter Seibel
Period: Romantic
Written: circa 1888 ;
15. Eine Vision "Meine Jungend" by Franz Lehár
Conductor: Klauspeter Seibel
16. Donaulegenden "An der grauen Donau" by Franz Lehár
Conductor: Klauspeter Seibel
Period: Romantic
17. Sonata for Piano in F major by Franz Lehár
Performer: Wolf Harden (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1887 ;
18. Sonata for Piano in D minor by Franz Lehár
Performer: Wolf Harden (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1887-1888 ;
19. Fantasie for Piano in A flat major by Franz Lehár
Performer: Wolf Harden (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1888 ;
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