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Scharwenka, Philipp: Frühlingswogen and other works

Scharwenka, Philipp: Frühlingswogen and other works

CDS 1071-2 Philipp Ludwig Scharwenka (1847-1917): Frühlingswogen, Op. 87; Arcadian Suite, in B major, Op. 76; Liebesnacht, Op. 40. Gävle Symphony Orchestra conducted by Christopher Fifield.

Three...

Scharwenka, Philipp: Dramatische Phantasie

Scharwenka, Philipp: Dramatische Phantasie

CDS 1079-2 Philipp Ludwig Scharwenka (1847-1917): Wald- und Berggeister, Op. 37; Dramatische Phantasie, Op. 108; Zwei Polnische Volkstänze. Philharminisches Orchester Altenburg-Gera conducted by Eric Solén.

In modern reference works, Ludwig Philipp Scharwenka appears only as a sort of footnote: in description of the German musical scene and the conservatory situation in the second half of the 19th century, or when discussing his rather more famous brother Xaver.

Scharwenka, Xaver: Symphony in C minor and other works

Scharwenka, Xaver: Symphony in C minor and other works

CDS 1060-2 Xaver Scharwenka (1850-1924): Symphony in C minor, Op. 60; Overture; Andante Religioso. Gävle Symphony Orchestra conducted by Christopher Fifield..

A master of melody, Scharwenka developed...

Schnyder von Wartensee, Franz Xaver: Symphony No. 3, "Militärsinfonie'; Overture in C minor

Schnyder von Wartensee, Franz Xaver: Symphony No. 3, "Militärsinfonie'; Overture in C minor

CDS 1073-2 Franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee (1786-1868): Symphony No. 3, "Militärsinfonie"; Overture in C minor. Württembergische Philharmonie Reutlingen conducted by Christopher Fifield.

Schnyder...

Schulz-Beuthen, Heinrich: Symphony No. 5, "Reformation Hymn" and other works

Schulz-Beuthen, Heinrich: Symphony No. 5, "Reformation Hymn" and other works

CDS 1049-2 Heinrich Schulz-Beuthen (1838-1915): Symphony No.5 for organ and large orchestra "Reformation Hymn", Op. 36; Die Toteninsel, Symphonic poem; Heroische Ouverture, Op. 26; Abschieds-Klänge,...

af Sillén, Josef Otto: Violin Concerto; Symphony No. 3

af Sillén, Josef Otto: Violin Concerto; Symphony No. 3

CDS 1044-2 Josef Otto af Sillén (1859-1951): Violin Concerto in E minor; Symphony No. 3 in E minor. Christian Bergqvist, violin; Gävle Symphony Orchestra conducted by Göran W. Nilson.

A remarkable...

Söderman, August: Catholic Mass; Die Wallfahrt nach Kevlaar

Söderman, August: Catholic Mass; Die Wallfahrt nach Kevlaar

CDS 1030-2 August Söderman (1832-1876): Catholic Mass (1875); Die Wallfahrt nach Kevlaar (1859-66). Solists; Musikhögskolans stora kör; Musikhögskolans kammarkör; Musikhögskolans symfoniorkester...

Söderman, August: Orchestral works

Söderman, August: Orchestral works

CDS 1040-2 August Söderman (1832-1876): Swedish Folksongs & Folk Dances; Bellman Melodies; Zohrab; Concert Overture in F, etc. Symphony Orchestra of Norrlands Opera conducted by Roy Goodman.

A...

Söderman, August (& Jacopo Foroni, Franz Berwald, Ludvig Norman, Andreas Randel, Joseph Martin Kraus): Swedish Overtures

Söderman, August (& Jacopo Foroni, Franz Berwald, Ludvig Norman, Andreas Randel, Joseph Martin Kraus): Swedish Overtures

CDS 1009-2 Ouverturer Å Kongl. Theatern. Jacopo Foroni (1825-1858) Overture No.3 in A major (c.1850); Franz Berwald (1796-1868) "The Dressmaker" (1845) & "I enter a Monastery" (1842); Ludwig Norman...

Staehle, Hugo: Symphony No. 1 (& Norbert Burgmüller: Symphony No. 1)

Staehle, Hugo: Symphony No. 1 (& Norbert Burgmüller: Symphony No. 1)

CDS 1046-2 Norbert Burgmüller (1810-1836): Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 2; Hugo Staehle (1826-1848): Symphony No. 1 in C minor. Orchester des Staatstheaters Kassel conducted by Marc Piollet.

Two...

Stenhammar, Wilhelm: Music for the Theatre

Stenhammar, Wilhelm: Music for the Theatre

CDS 1045-2 Wilhelm Stenhammar (1871-1927): As you like it; A dream play (arr. Hilding Rosenberg); Romeo and Juliet (arr. Hilding Rosenberg). Various soloists; Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra conducted...

Stenhammar, Wilhelm: One People; Stockholm Exhibition Cantata

Stenhammar, Wilhelm: One People; Stockholm Exhibition Cantata

CDS 1023-2 Wilhelm Stenhammar (1871-1927): Err folk (One Poeple); Kantat till Allmänna Konst- och Industriutställningen (Stockholm Exhibition Cantata). Solists, Storkyrkan Choir, Swedish Radio...

Stenhammar, Wilhelm: Piano Concerto No. 1; Late Summer Nights

Stenhammar, Wilhelm: Piano Concerto No. 1; Late Summer Nights

CDS 1004-2 Wilhelm Stenhammar (1871-1927), Piano Concerto No. 1 (orch. Atterberg); Late Summer Nights. Irène Mannheimer, piano; Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra conducted by Charles Dutoit.

A lush...

Stenhammar, Wilhelm: Tirfing (Opera scenes)

Stenhammar, Wilhelm: Tirfing (Opera scenes)

CDS 1033-2 Wilhelm Stenhammar (1871-1927): Tirfing (Scenes from the opera) Ingrid Tobiasson, mezzosoprano; Carina Morling, soprano; Jesper Taube, baritone; Royal Opera Orchestra conducted by Leif...

Strauss, Johann II  (& Miroslaw Koennemann, Jacques Offenbach, Konradin Kreutzer, Jean-Baptiste Arban, Charles Gounod): Gruß aus Baden-Baden!

Strauss, Johann II (& Miroslaw Koennemann, Jacques Offenbach, Konradin Kreutzer, Jean-Baptiste Arban, Charles Gounod): Gruß aus Baden-Baden!

CDS 1062-2 Miloslaw Koennemann (1826-1890): Der Fremersberg (1853); Jacques Offenbach (1819-1880): La Princesse de Trébizonde – overture (1869); Konradin Kreutzer (1780-1849): Das Nachtlager von...

Suter, Hermann: Symphony in D minor (& Hans Jelmoli: Three Pieces for Orchestra)

Suter, Hermann: Symphony in D minor (& Hans Jelmoli: Three Pieces for Orchestra)

CDS 1052-2 Hermann Suter (1870-1926): Symphony in D minor, Op. 17; Hans Jelmoli ((1877-1936): Three Pieces for Orchestra from the lyrical comedy "Sein Vermächtnis". Moscow Symphony Orchestra...

Wetz, Richard: Symphony No. 3

Wetz, Richard: Symphony No. 3

CDS 1041-2 Richard Wetz (1874-1933): Symphony No. 3 in B flat major, Op. 48. Berlin Symphony Orchestra conducted by Erich Peter.

Brucknerian whose last symphony shows extraordinary skill in...

Weyse, C.E.F. (& Friedrich Kuhlau, Edouard du Puy, J.P.E. Hartmann, Peter Heise, C.F.E. Horneman): Romantic Danish Overtures

Weyse, C.E.F. (& Friedrich Kuhlau, Edouard du Puy, J.P.E. Hartmann, Peter Heise, C.F.E. Horneman): Romantic Danish Overtures

CDS 1018-2 Romantic Danish Overtures: Edouard du Puy (1773-1822): Youth and Folly overture (1806); C.E.F. Weyse (1774-1842): The Sleeping-Draught overture (1809); Friedrich Kuhlau (1786-1832):...

Wiklund, Adolf (& Ludvig Norman, Ture Rangström): Pieces for Piano and Orchestra

Wiklund, Adolf (& Ludvig Norman, Ture Randström): Pieces for Piano and Orchestra

CDS 1095-2 Adolf Wiklund studied in Stockholm and got a degree as an organist and also took lessons in composition and Piano. After some 9 years in Paris and Berlin he moved back to Stockholm where he became conductor of the Royal Opera....

Zweers, Bernard: Symphony Nr.1 (& Daniël de Lange: Symphony Nr. 1)

Zweers, Bernard: Symphony Nr. 1 (& Daniël de Lange: Symphony Nr. 1)

CDS 1068-2 Bernard Zweers (1854-1924): Symphony No. 1 & Daniël de Lange (1841-1918): Symphony No. 1. Netherlands Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ed Spanjaard (Zweers) and Anthony Halstead (De Lange),...

Zweers, Bernard: Symphony Nr.2 and other works

Zweers, Bernard: Symphony Nr. 2 and other works

CDS 1061-2 Bernard Zweers (1854-1924): Symphony No. 2 in E flat major (1882/3); Concert Overture Saskia (1906); Suite from Incidental Music for Vondel’s "Gijsbrecht van Aemstel". Netherlands Radio...

Zweers, Bernard: Symphony Nr.3 Aan mijn vaderland

Zweers, Bernard: Symphony Nr.3

CDS 1088-2 Bernard Zweers (1854-1924): Symphony No. 3. Het Residentie Orkester, Den Haag conduced by Hans Vonk The first three movements from his third symphony were the best he ever wrote. A masterpiece of originality, and expression of patriotism...

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