Categories:
Cart 0

Your cart is empty

Edward Gardner - Grieg : Peer Gynt, Op. 23 - Piano Concerto

Mes favoris

Cet élément a bien été ajouté / retiré de vos favoris.

Grieg : Peer Gynt, Op. 23 - Piano Concerto

Jean-Efflam Bavouzet - Edward Gardner

Digital booklet

Available in
logo Hi-Res
24-Bit 96.0 kHz - Stereo

Unlimited Streaming

Listen to this album in high quality now on our apps

Enjoy this album on Qobuz apps with your subscription

Digital Download

Select Audio Quality

To be elegible for this price, subscribe to Sublime+

This much awaited recording offers keenly idiomatic performances of the most famous works by Grieg, played by the composer’s own orchestra, the Bergen Philharmonic, and its Chief Conductor, Edward Gardner. The drama and passion of such favourite pieces as the incidental music to Peer Gynt and the Piano Concerto are superbly captured in surround-sound with exemplary Chandos sound quality. Unlike most existing recordings, offering only the orchestral suites, this disc presents numerous extra excerpts from Peer Gynt, which follow the sequence of Henrik Ibsen‘s dramatic poem, including sections for the unique Norwegian "Hardanger Fiddle". Having collaborated with the orchestra on several occasions, Jean-Efflam Bavouzet is the soloist in the Piano Concerto, a piece that stands out as a shining example of a single great thought captured and expressed in music. The power of this conception is evident throughout the concerto in the pianist’s faithful, yet highly romantic interpretation. © Chandos

More info

Grieg : Peer Gynt, Op. 23 - Piano Concerto

Edward Gardner

launch qobuz app I already downloaded Qobuz for Windows / MacOS Open

download qobuz app I have not downloaded Qobuz for Windows / MacOS yet Download the Qobuz app
Listen on Webplayer

Copy the following link to share it

You are currently listening to samples.

Listen to over 40 million songs with an unlimited streaming plan.

Listen to this album and more than 40 million songs with your unlimited streaming plans.

Peer Gynt, Op. 23

1
Act I: Prelude (I Bryllupsgården) (At the Wedding) 00:04:56

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Håkon Høgemo, Artist, MainArtist

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

2
Act I Scene 2: Halling 00:00:42

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Håkon Høgemo, Artist, MainArtist

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

3
Act I Scene 3: Springar: Bryllupet på Hegstad (Springar: The Wedding at Hegstad) 00:01:08

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Håkon Høgemo, Artist, MainArtist

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

4
Act II: Prelude (Bruderovet) (The Abduction of the Bride) 00:04:17

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra, MainArtist - Edward Gardner, Conductor

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

5
Act II Scene 3: Peer Gynt og Saeterjentene (Peer Gynt and the Herd-Girls) 00:03:34

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Johannes Weisser, Artist - Ann-Helen Moen, Artist - Lise Davidsen, Artist, MainArtist - Victoria Nava, Artist

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

6
Act II Scene 6: I Dovregubbens hall (In the Hall of the Mountain King) 00:02:33

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Bergen Philharmonic Choir, Choir - Edvard Grieg Kor, Choir - Bergen Pikekor, Choir, MainArtist - Bergen Guttekor, Choir - Edvard Grieg Ungdomskor, Choir

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

7
Act II Scene 6: Dans av Dovregubbens datter (Dance of the Mountain King's Daughter) 00:01:51

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor, MainArtist

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

8
Act III: Prelude (Forspill til Åses død) (Prelude to the Death of Åse) 00:04:32

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor, MainArtist

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

9
Act IV: Prelude (Morgenstemning) (Morning Mood) 00:04:21

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor, MainArtist

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

10
Act IV Scene 6: Arabisk dans (Arabian Dance) 00:04:58

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Bergen Philharmonic Choir, Choir - Edvard Grieg Kor, Choir - Lise Davidsen, Artist, MainArtist - Edvard Grieg Ungdomskor, Choir

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

11
Act IV Scene 6: Anitras dans (Anitra's Dance) 00:03:43

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor, MainArtist

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

12
Act IV Scene 7: Peer Gynts Serenade (Peer Gynt's Serenade) 00:02:28

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Johannes Weisser, Artist, MainArtist

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

13
Act IV Scene 10: Solveigs sang (Solveig's Song) 00:05:31

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Ann-Helen Moen, Artist, MainArtist

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

14
Act V: Prelude (Peer Gynts hjemfart) (Peer Gynt's Homecoming) 00:02:09

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor, MainArtist

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

15
Act V Scene 10: Pinsesalme: Velsignede morgen (Whitsun Hymn: Oh Blessed Morning) 00:01:18

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Bergen Philharmonic Choir, Choir - Edvard Grieg Kor, Choir - Edvard Grieg Ungdomskor, Choir, MainArtist

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

16
Act V Scene 10: Solveigs vuggevise (Solveig's Cradle Song) 00:06:40

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Bergen Philharmonic Choir, Choir - Ann-Helen Moen, Artist, MainArtist - Edvard Grieg Kor, Choir - Edvard Grieg Ungdomskor, Choir

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16

17
I. Allegro molto moderato 00:12:13

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, Artist, MainArtist

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

18
II. Adagio 00:06:15

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, Artist, MainArtist

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

19
III. Allegro moderato molto e marcato 00:09:52

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor - Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, Artist, MainArtist

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

Folkelivsbilder, Op. 19

20
Folkelivsbilleder, Op. 19: No. 2. Brudefølget drager forbi (Bridal Procession) (arr. J. Halvorsen) 00:03:15

Edvard Grieg, Composer - Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra - Edward Gardner, Conductor, MainArtist - Johan Halvorsen, Composer

(C) 2018 Chandos (P) 2018 Chandos

Album Description

This much awaited recording offers keenly idiomatic performances of the most famous works by Grieg, played by the composer’s own orchestra, the Bergen Philharmonic, and its Chief Conductor, Edward Gardner. The drama and passion of such favourite pieces as the incidental music to Peer Gynt and the Piano Concerto are superbly captured in surround-sound with exemplary Chandos sound quality. Unlike most existing recordings, offering only the orchestral suites, this disc presents numerous extra excerpts from Peer Gynt, which follow the sequence of Henrik Ibsen‘s dramatic poem, including sections for the unique Norwegian "Hardanger Fiddle". Having collaborated with the orchestra on several occasions, Jean-Efflam Bavouzet is the soloist in the Piano Concerto, a piece that stands out as a shining example of a single great thought captured and expressed in music. The power of this conception is evident throughout the concerto in the pianist’s faithful, yet highly romantic interpretation. © Chandos

About the album

Distinctions:

Improve this page

Qobuz logo Why buy on Qobuz...

On sale now...
More on Qobuz
By Edward Gardner
You may also like...
In your panoramas...
History of Labels: Naïve Classique

Naïve Classique: a mighty river and its tributaries

10 Versions of Berlioz’s Symphonie Fantastique

As a proper manifesto of French romanticism, Berlioz’s Symphonie fantastique marked the 19th century as much as Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring impacted the 20th. Composed in Paris − which at the time was a global crucible for artistic creation − these two masterpieces catapulted musical language into another dimension. On December 5th, 1830 the revolutionary work of 27-year-old Hector Berlioz deeply moved the musicians present in the small room of the old academy of music, among whom were Meyerbeer and Liszt, who were impressed by the extraordinary audacity of this piece presented just three years after Beethoven’s death.

Picasso, when painting meets music

The modernist genius of Picasso quickly went beyond the pictorial frame to irradiate music and dance, two arts with which the Spanish painter has always had a close relationship, even influencing his composer friends met along the way.

In the news...