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Auber: Overtures 2
8.574006 (Naxos, CD)
NEW RELEASE (10 July 2020)
Playing time: 61'16"
Booklet pages: 12
© 2020 Naxos Rights (Europe) Ltd
Main country of recording: CZ
Country of manufacture: DE
Reviewer: Gerald Fenech
Review of Auber: Overtures 2 published on 4 October 2020
Listen: Auber: Overture to Léocadie (track 10, 0:00-0:52)
Markéta Čepická, violin (tracks 2-4)
Czech Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra Pardubice
Dario Salvi, conductor
Daniel-François-Esprit Auber (1782-1871):
Le Concert à la cour, ou La Débutante (1824)
1 Overture (first recording)
Violin Concerto in D (circa 1805) (first recording)
2 Allegro ma non troppo
6 Entr'acte to Act III (first recording)
Julie, ou l'erreur d'un moment (1805) (first recording)
Lestocq, ou L'Intrigue et l'Amour (1834) (first recording)
9 Entr'acte to Act III
11 Entr'acte to Act II (first recording)
12 Entr'acte to Act III (first recording)
Couvin, ou Jean de Chimay (1812) (first recording)
13 Introduction to Act I
14 Introduction to Act II
La fiancée (1829) (first recording)
15 Entr'acte to Act III
Recorded 4-7 February 2019 at The House of Music, Pardubice, Czech Republic.