The Life and Works of Franz Schubert

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  • Release Date: 9/21/2004
  • Label: Naxos
  • UPC: 636943813522
  • Catalog Number: 8558135-38
  • Sales rank: 169,888

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Home and away: Schubert's boyhood (includes perfor - Jenö Jandó & Jeremy Siepmann (8:34)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  2. 2 String Quartet No. 1 in G minor/B flat major, D. 18: 1st movement: Andante - Presto vivace (Excerpt) - Franz Schubert & Kodaly Quartet (4:06)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
  3. 3 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Homesickness and the death of his mother - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (3:53)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  4. 4 Piano Trio in B flat major ("Sonatensatz"), D. 28: Excerpt - Franz Schubert & Wilhelm August Rieder (2:03)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
  5. 5 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Growing circle of friends and a change of directio - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (5:11)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  6. 6 Symphony No. 1 in D major, D. 82: Finale (Excerpt) - Franz Schubert & Failoni Orchestra (2:40)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
    Conducted byMichael Halász
    Performed byFailoni Orchestra, Michael Halász
  7. 7 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: In school and out, the first flowering of genius - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (1:36)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  8. 8 Gretchen am Spinnrade ("Meine Ruh'..."), song for voice & piano, D. 118 (Op. 2) - Franz Schubert & Jenö Jandó (3:12)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
    Performed byTamara Takacs
  9. 9 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: First love, and the unwelcome ralities of adulthoo - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (4:25)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  10. 10 Erlkönig ("Wer reitet so spät"), song for voice & piano, D. 328 (Op. 1) - Franz Schubert & John Mark Ainsley (4:16)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
    Performed byJohn Mark Ainsley, Michael George, Christine Schäfer
  11. 11 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Speed demon and diarist (includes performance of M - Eder Quartet & Jeremy Siepmann (13:36)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  12. 12 Mass for soloists, chorus, orchestra & organ in A flat major (Missa Solemnis), D. 678: Gloria (Excerpt) - Franz Schubert & Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (4:05)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
    Conducted byVladimír Válek
    Performed byCzecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Vladimír Válek, Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Chorus
  13. 13 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: The child in the man: the testimony of friends - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (2:10)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  14. 14 Auf der Bruck ("Frisch trabe sonder Ruh' und Rast"), song for voice & piano, D. 853 (Op. 93/2) - Franz Schubert & Ulrich Eisenlohr (3:28)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
  15. 15 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Curtain - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (0:09)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann
Disc 2
  1. 1 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Escape to Hungary - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (6:26)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  2. 2 Marche Militaire for piano, 4 hands in D major, D. 733/1 (Op. 51/1): Excerpt - Franz Schubert & Jenö Jandó (2:17)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
  3. 3 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Mayrhofer, misanthropy and melancholy; his first i - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (5:19)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  4. 4 String Quartet No. 12 in C minor ("Quartettsatz"), D. 703 - Franz Schubert & Kodaly Quartet (7:10)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
  5. 5 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: A bleated adolescence, and the black-winged demon - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (8:16)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  6. 6 Der Strom ("Mein Leben wälzt sich"), song for voice & piano, D. 565 - Franz Schubert & Wilhelm August Rieder (1:27)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
    Performed byMarkus Eiche
  7. 7 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: No happy music? - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (0:39)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  8. 8 Quintet for piano, violin, viola, cello & double bass in A major ("Trout"), D. 667 (Op. posth. 114): Mvt. 4: Scherzo. Presto (Excerpt) - Franz Schubert & Jenö Jandó (1:33)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
  9. 9 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Joys, sorrows and perspective - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (2:56)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  10. 10 Symphony No. 8 in B minor ("Unfinished"), D. 759: Mvt. 1: Allegro moderato - Franz Schubert & Michael Halász (11:17)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
    Conducted byMichael Halász
    Performed byMichael Halász, Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
  11. 11 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Death, suffering, redemption and arrogance - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (9:05)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  12. 12 Piano Sonata No. 20 in A major, D. 959: Mvt. 2: Andantino (Excerpt) - Franz Schubert & Kodaly Quartet (3:35)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
  13. 13 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Drama on and off the stage - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (4:15)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  14. 14 Fantasia for piano in C major ("Wanderer"), D. 760 (Op. 15): Excerpt - Franz Schubert & Jenö Jandó (3:27)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
  15. 15 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Curtain - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (0:11)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann
Disc 3
  1. 1 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Romantic visions and inner turmoil - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (6:20)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  2. 2 Die Verschworenen, singspiel (Der häuslische Krieg), D. 787: Duet. Sie ist's! Er ist's! - Franz Schubert & Mechthild Georg (5:46)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
    Conducted byChristoph Spering
    Performed byMechthild Georg, New Berlin Chamber Orchestra, Anke Hoffmann, Christoph Spering
  3. 3 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: A dream and a terrible discovery - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (5:08)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  4. 4 String Quartet No. 14 in D minor ("Death and the Maiden"), D. 810: Mvt 1: Allegro (Excerpt) - Franz Schubert & Kodaly Quartet (4:53)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
  5. 5 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Syphilis, Schober, dissipation and sublimation - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (14:26)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  6. 6 Halt! ("Eine Mühle seh' ich blinken"), song for voice & piano (Die schöne Müllerin), D. 795/3 (Op. 25/3) - Franz Schubert & Ulrich Eisenlohr (1:39)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
    Performed byChristian Elsner
  7. 7 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: The Schubert circle - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (10:05)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  8. 8 Rosamunde, Fürstin von Cypern, incidental music, D. 797 (Op. 26): Ballet music No. 2 - Franz Schubert & Michael Halász (2:51)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
    Conducted byMichael Halász
    Performed byMichael Halász, Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
  9. 9 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: The most unhappy and miserable creature on earth - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (2:08)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  10. 10 Octet for clarinet, horn, bassoon & strings in F major, D. 803 (Op. posth. 166): Mvt. 4: Andante with variations - Variation 2 - Franz Schubert & Wilhelm August Rieder (1:10)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
  11. 11 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: The 'life' in the 'music' - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (0:58)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  12. 12 String Quartet No. 13 in A minor ("Rosamunde"), D. 804 (Op. 29): Mvt. 1: Allegro ma non troppo (Excerpt) - Franz Schubert & Kodaly Quartet (4:34)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
  13. 13 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: In and out of pain; a lovelorn and melancholy Hung - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (3:24)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  14. 14 Fantasia for piano, 4 hands in F minor, D. 940 (Op. 103): Excerpt - Franz Schubert & Duo Crommelynck (4:07)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
  15. 15 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Musical Vienna in decline - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (3:40)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  16. 16 Impromptu for piano in F minor, D. 935/4 (Op. posth. 142/4): Excerpt - Franz Schubert & Jenö Jandó (2:07)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
  17. 17 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Curtain - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (0:09)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann
Disc 4
  1. 1 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: New serenity - and a misanthropic tirade - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (6:46)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  2. 2 Rückblick ("Es brennt mir unter beiden Sohlen"), song for voice & piano (Winterreise), D. 911/8 (Op. 89/8): Excerpt - Franz Schubert & Ulrich Eisenlohr (0:44)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
    Performed byRoman Trekel
  3. 3 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Schubert and Beethoven - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (8:13)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  4. 4 Piano Sonata No. 19 in C minor, D. 958: Mvt. 1: Molto moderato (Excerpt) - Franz Schubert & Jenö Jandó (3:30)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
  5. 5 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: 'Grand symphony' achieved - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (2:17)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  6. 6 Symphony No. 9 in C major ("The Great"), D. 944: Movt. 4: Finale: Allegro vivace (Excerpt) - Franz Schubert & Failoni Orchestra (4:06)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
    Conducted byMichael Halász
    Performed byFailoni Orchestra, Michael Halász
  7. 7 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: The first tragic composer - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (2:55)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  8. 8 Erstarrung ("Ich such' im Schnee vergebens"), song for voice & piano (Winterreise), D. 911/4 (Op. 89/4) - Franz Schubert & Ulrich Eisenlohr (2:44)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
    Performed byRoman Trekel
  9. 9 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Schubert's only concert - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (2:38)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  10. 10 Piano Trio No. 2 in E flat major, D. 929 (Op. 100): Mvt. 1: Allegro (Excerpt) - Franz Schubert & Wilhelm August Rieder (3:34)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
  11. 11 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Schubert and Paganini - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (4:02)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  12. 12 Quintet for 2 violins, viola & 2 cellos in C major, D. 956 (Op. posth. 163): Mvt. 4: Allegretto - Franz Schubert & Ensemble Villa Musica (9:39)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
  13. 13 The Life and Works of Franz Schubert, narration with musical excerpts: Decline and death - Wilhelm August Rieder & Jeremy Siepmann (8:25)
    Composed byJeremy Siepmann
    Performed byJeremy Siepmann, Jonathan Keeble, Charles Simpson, Sean Barrett, Stephen Critchlow, Tom George, Peter Yapp
  14. 14 Octet for clarinet, horn, bassoon & strings in F major, D. 803 (Op. posth. 166): Mvt. 3: Scherzo: Allegro vivace - Trio - Franz Schubert & Wilhelm August Rieder (6:13)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
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