There are several albums containing the complete set of concert overtures
that Dvorak wrote between 1882 and 1892, with the most noteworthy being those made by Ancerl, Kubelik and Neumann.
The main attraction for the collector is that this disc gathers together Wagner rarities: the overture to his fairy opera Die Feen; his Shakespearean comedy Das Liebersverbot; the concert overtures
Christopher Columbus and Faust.
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Because Caceres separates the biographical and contextual history from musical analysis, insightful observations about contemporaneous reception of Bargiel's music (especially positive reviews of his String Octet and a concert overture performed in Leipzig when he was a student) are lost 10 the recesses of memory by the time the reader reaches the analytical discussion 120 pages later.
He first charts the myth in literature and music before the Romantic period, then analyzes Beethoven's Ballet d'action; settings of Goethe's Transgressive Ode by Reichardt, Schubert, and Wolf; use of the myth by Liszt and French composers; Parry's Scenes from Shelley's Prometheus Unbound; and concert overtures
by Bargiel and Goldmark.
The first is the "subscription concert" Berlioz: the composer known for his concert overtures
, the Symphonie Fantastique and, on a good day, the Harold en Italie viola concerto.
Since it was originally conceived as a separate work, the overture will also be published in the forthcoming volume of concert overtures
in series l.
The same forces also give us two of Walton's concert overtures
, Portsmouth Point too comfortable, Scapino appropriately adroit.
Both these works are concert overtures
without titles or extramusical subject--a popular genre in the 1830s--and are composed in sonata form with a slow introduction.
There follow fine studies of the symphonies by Langford, the concert overtures
by Diana Bickley, the operas and the dramatic legend by James Haar, the religious works by Ralph P.