VIDEO PODCAST: John Dante Prevedini leads a discussion about Youth Involvement in Classical Music - this specially extended illustrated feature includes contributions from Christopher Morley, Gerald Fenech, Halida Dinova, Patricia Spencer and Roderic Dunnett.
VIDEO PODCAST: Slava Ukraini! - recorded on 24 February 2022, the day Europe woke up to the news that Vladimir Putin's Russian forces had invaded Ukraine. A fifty minute video which also features Caitríona O'Leary and Eric Fraad discussing their new film Island of Saints, and pays tribute to Joseph Horovitz, Malcolm Troup and Maria Nockin.
8.574094 (Naxos, CD)
Playing time: 58'23"
Booklet pages: 6
© 2020 Naxos Rights (Europe) Ltd
Main country of recording: LU
Country of manufacture: DE
Reviewer: Gerald Fenech
Review of Farrenc: Symphony No 1; Overtures published on 10 March 2020
Jean Muller, piano
Solistes Européens, Luxembourg
Christoph König, conductor
Louise Farrenc (1804-1875):
Symphony No 1 in C minor, Op 32 (1841)
1 Andante sostenuto - Allegro
2 Adagio cantabile
3 Menuetto: Moderato
4 Finale: Allegro assai
5 Overture No 1 in E minor, Op 23 (1834)
6 Overture No 2 in E flat, Op 24 (1834)
7 Grand Varations on a Theme by Count Gallenberg, Op 25 (version for piano and orcheatra) (circa 1838) (first recording)
Recorded 13 November 2017 (tracks 1-4) and 26 November 2018 at the Grand Auditorium, Philharmonie, Luxembourg