Britten, Krenek, Doráti: Oboe - Solo and Accompanied

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  • Release Date: 7/26/2005
  • Label: Bis
  • EAN: 7318590007372
  • Catalog Number: 737
  • Sales rank: 338,273


Disc 1
  1. 1–9 Temporal Variations, for oboe & piano - Benjamin Britten & Robert von Bahr (13:48)
    Composed byBenjamin Britten
    1. 1Theme
    2. 2Oration
    3. 3March
    4. 4Exercises
    5. 5Commination
    6. 6Chorale
    7. 7Waltz
    8. 8Polka
    9. 9Resolution
  2. 10–15 Metamorphoses (6) after Ovid, for oboe solo, Op. 49 - Benjamin Britten & Robert von Bahr (14:09)
    Composed byBenjamin Britten
    1. 10I. Pan who played upon the reed pipe which was Syrinx, his beloved
    2. 11II. Phaeton who rode upon the chariot of the sun for one day and was hurled into the river Padus by
    3. 12III. Niobe who, lamenting the death of her fourteen children, was turned into a mountain
    4. 13IV. Bacchus at whose feasts is heard the noise of gaggling women's tattling tongues and shouting ou
    5. 14V. Narcissus who fell in love with his own image and became a flower
    6. 15VI. Arethusa who, flying from the love of Alpheus the river god, was turned into a fountain
  3. 16–17 Insect Pieces (2), for oboe & piano - Benjamin Britten & Robert von Bahr (3:55)
    Composed byBenjamin Britten
    1. 16I. The Grasshopper
    2. 17II. The Wasp
  4. 18–22 Pieces (5) for oboe - Antal Doráti & Robert von Bahr (13:45)
    Composed byAntal Doráti
    1. 18I. La cigale et la fourmie (d'après Lafontaine)
    2. 19II. Lettre d'amour
    3. 20III. Fugue à trois voix
    4. 21IV. Berceuse
    5. 22V. Légerdemain
  5. 23–24 Duo Concertante for oboe and piano - Antal Doráti & Robert von Bahr (14:38)
    Composed byAntal Doráti
    1. 23I. -attacca-
    2. 24II.
  6. 25–28 Sonatina for solo oboe, Op. 156 - Ernst Krenek & Robert von Bahr (5:02)
    Composed byErnst Krenek
    1. 25I. Allegro
    2. 26II. Adagietto
    3. 27III. Vivace
    4. 28IV. Andante
  7. 29–32 Pieces (4) for oboe & piano - Ernst Krenek & Robert von Bahr (6:44)
    Composed byErnst Krenek
    1. 29I.
    2. 30II.
    3. 31III.
    4. 32IV.
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