Annotation

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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphonic Dances, op. 64: Allegro moderato e marcato
Edvard Grieg 6:24
2 Symphonic Dances, op. 64: Allegretto grazioso
Edvard Grieg 4:59
3 Symphonic Dances, op. 64: Allegro giocoso
Edvard Grieg 5:21
4 Symphonic Dances, op. 64: Andante
Edvard Grieg 10:15
5 Of Holberg's Days, op. 40: Praelude
Edvard Grieg 2:42
6 Of Holberg's Days, op. 40: Sarabande
Edvard Grieg 4:01
7 Of Holberg's Days, op. 40: Gavotte
Edvard Grieg 3:07
8 Of Holberg's Days, op. 40: Air
Edvard Grieg 5:00
9 Of Holberg's Days, op. 40: Rigaudon
Edvard Grieg 2:48
10 In Autumn, Concert Overture, op. 11
Edvard Grieg 10:34
11 Two Elegiac Melodies for String Orchestra, op. 34
Edvard Grieg 7:53
12 Sigurd Jorsalfar, op. 56: In the King's Hall
Edvard Grieg 3:52
13 Sigurd Jorsalfar, op. 56: Borghild's Dream
Edvard Grieg 3:07
14 Sigurd Jorsalfar, op. 56: Triumphal March
Edvard Grieg 8:16
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Peer Gynt Suite no. 1, op. 46: Morning Mood
Edvard Grieg 3:54
2 Peer Gynt Suite no. 1, op. 46: The Death of Ase
Edvard Grieg 4:00
3 Peer Gynt Suite no. 1, op. 46: Anitra's Dance
Edvard Grieg 2:15
4 Peer Gynt Suite no. 1, op. 46: In the Hall of the Mountain King
Edvard Grieg 2:23
5 Peer Gynt Suite no. 2, op. 55: The Abduction and Ingrid's Lament
Edvard Grieg 3:46
6 Peer Gynt Suite no. 2, op. 55: Arab Dance
Edvard Grieg 4:41
7 Peer Gynt Suite no. 2, op. 55: Peer Gynt's Homecoming
Edvard Grieg 2:47
8 Peer Gynt Suite no. 2, op. 55: Solveig's Song
Edvard Grieg 4:48
9 Norwegian Dances, op. 35: Allegro marcato
Edvard Grieg 5:13
10 Norwegian Dances, op. 35: Allegro tranquillo e grazioso
Edvard Grieg 2:39
11 Norwegian Dances, op. 35: Allegro moderato alla marcia
Edvard Grieg 2:59
12 Norwegian Dances, op. 35: Allegro molto
Edvard Grieg 5:47
13 The Bride Procession Passes By, op. 19
Edvard Grieg 3:35
14 Wedding Day at Troldhaugen, op. 65
Edvard Grieg 5:22
15 Evening in the Mountains, op. 68 no. 4 / At the Cradle, op. 68 no. 5
Edvard Grieg 6:24
16 Lyric Suite, op. 54: Shepherd's Boy
Edvard Grieg 5:03
17 Lyric Suite, op. 54: Norwegian March
Edvard Grieg 4:06
18 Lyric Suite, op. 54: Notturno
Edvard Grieg 4:09
19 Lyric Suite, op. 54: March of the Dwarfs
Edvard Grieg 3:33

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Edvard Grieg (1898) (track 1)
composer:
Edvard Grieg (tracks 12–14)
Edvard Grieg (1865) (track 10)
Edvard Grieg (1880) (track 11)
Edvard Grieg (1884) (tracks 5–6, 6–9)
Edvard Grieg (1896) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Maurice Abravanel (tracks 1–14)
dedicated to:
orchestra:
Utah Symphony (tracks 1–14)
orchestrator:
Edvard Grieg (1880) (track 11)
Edvard Grieg (1898) (tracks 2–4)
part of:
Works of Edvard Grieg by opus number (number: op. 34) (track 11)
arrangements:
Sarabande (Holberg Suite) (for organ, Jongen) (track 6)
part of:
Fra Holbergs tid, op. 40 (for piano) (track 6)
Symphonic Dances, op. 64 (for orchestra) (tracks 1–4)
Fra Holbergs tid, op. 40 (for string orchestra) (tracks 5–9)
parts:
To elegiske melodier, op. 34: No. 2. Våren (for orchestra) (track 11)
recording of:
Fra Holbergs tid, op. 40: II. Sarabande (Andante) (for string orchestra) (track 6)
Fra Holbergs tid, op. 40: III. Gavotte (Allegretto) (for string orchestra) (track 7)
To elegiske melodier, op. 34 (for orchestra) (track 11)
version of:
To elegiske melodier, op. 34 (for piano) (track 11)

CD 2

composer:
Edvard Grieg (tracks 14–15, 15–19)
Edvard Grieg (1875) (tracks 1–8)
Edvard Grieg (1880) (tracks 9–12)
conductor:
Maurice Abravanel (tracks 1–19)
orchestra:
Utah Symphony (tracks 1–19)
orchestrator:
Edvard Grieg (tracks 15, 15–19)
Anton Seidl (tracks 17–19)
Hans Sitt (tracks 9–12)
revised by:
Edvard Grieg (1888) (tracks 1–4)
Edvard Grieg (1891) (tracks 5–8)
arrangements:
Death of Åse (Peer Gynt) (for organ, Jongen) (track 2)
In the Hall of the Mountain King (Erasure's arrangement) (track 4)
is the basis for:
Solveig's Song (track 8)
Solveig's Song (with Herik Ibsen lyrics) (track 8)
later versions:
Hall of the Mountain King (Apocalyptica's arrangement) (track 4)
Lost Song (track 8)
orchestration of:
part of:
Two Lyric Pieces from op. 68 (for orchestra) (tracks 15, 15)
Four Norwegian Dances, op. 35 (orchestrated by Sitt) (tracks 9–12)
Lyric Suite, op. 54 (orch. Seidl) (tracks 16–19)
recording of:
Two Lyric Pieces from op. 68: At the Cradle (for orchestra) (track 15)
referred to in medleys:
Käferherz (track 4)
Prelude to Madness (track 4)
version of:
Four Norwegian Dances, op. 35: No. 1 (for piano, four hands) (track 9)
Four Norwegian Dances, op. 35: No. 2 (for piano, four hands) (track 10)
Four Norwegian Dances, op. 35: No. 3 (for piano, four hands) (track 11)
Four Norwegian Dances, op. 35: No. 4 (for piano, four hands) (track 12)