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Ernst Von Dohnanyi: The Veil of Pierrette Ernst Von Dohnanyi


Barcode: 845221053882

  • Format: CD Album
  • Category: Classical
  • Released: 7th February 2020

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  • Description

    'The Veil of Pierrette' premiered in 1910 as a ballet-pantomime based on a story by Arthur Schnitzler (1862-1931), one of Austria's most prominent fin-de-siecle figures. Ernst von Dohnanyi provided the accompanying score that proved an immediate international success. Movements such as the 'Wedding Waltz', for example, were frequently heard on radio request shows at the time, giving the equally popular waltz sequence from Richard Strauss' 'Der Rosenkavalier' a run for its money. The pantomime genre was entirely in keeping with the spirit of the age. Following the large-scale, plot-laden ballets of late Romanticism, pantomime explored a more intimate and naturalistic form of expression. This first complete recording of the score enables us to enjoy a fuller picture of the repertoire from this fascinating period of music history.
  • Track listing

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 Prelude and Scene 1: Moderato ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra 5.3
    Track 2 Scene 2: Allegretto ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra 2.29
    Track 3 Scene 3: Valse. Tempo Giusto ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra 6.11
    Track 4 Scene 4: Adagio, Ma Non Troppo ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra 0.46
    Track 5 Scene 5: Molto Moderato ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra 2.11
    Track 6 Scene 6: Largamente ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra 17.57
    Track 7 Scene 1: Wedding Waltz ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra 17.42
    Track 8 Scene 2: Moderato ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra 9.08
    Track 9 Scene 1: Moderato ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra 7.58
    Track 10 Scene 2: Allegro Moderato ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra 10.1
    Track 11 Scene 3: Tempo Giusto ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra 0.41
  • Product Details

    Duration 80.4 mins
    No. of discs 1 disc(s)
    Format: CD / Album
    Label Capriccio
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