Farrenc: Symphony No. 1 & Overtures / Konig, Luxembourg Solistes Europeens

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Louise Farrenc was renowned in her lifetime as a pianist, composer and teacher, but it is only recently that her compositions have emerged from many...

Louise Farrenc was renowned in her lifetime as a pianist, composer and teacher, but it is only recently that her compositions have emerged from many years of neglect, Symphony No. 1 in C minor- cast in the German tradition- is an exceptionally accomplished work, finely orchestrated, lyrical and fiery, and a substantial contribution to the canon. The Grand Variations on a Theme by Count Gallenberg is a showcase for virtuosic elegance, and the two overtures demonstrate real theatrical drama- Overture No. 2 was admired by no less a figure than Hector Berlioz.



Product Description:


  • Release Date: February 14, 2020


  • UPC: 747313409471


  • Catalog Number: 8574094


  • Label: Naxos


  • Number of Discs: 1


  • Period: Romantic


  • Composer: Louise Farrenc


  • Conductor: Christoph Konig


  • Orchestra/Ensemble: Luxembourg Solistes Européens


  • Performer: Konig, Luxembourg Solistes Europeens, Muller