Norway - From Gaupne to Sogndal

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Norway - From Gaupne to Sogndal

Label:

Naxos

Catalogue No:

2110240
(2.110240)

Discs:

1

Release date:

27th Sept 2010

Barcode:

0747313524051

Medium:

DVD Video

Format:

NTSC

Region:

all
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Norway - From Gaupne to Sogndal

Sandbu, Bergen, Ålesund, Maihaugen, Lillehammer & Trolls


Grieg:

Holberg Suite, Op. 40

Norwegian Dances (4), Op. 35

Lyric Pieces Op. 43: No. 5 - Erotikon

Sinding:

Frühlingsrauschen (Rustle of Spring), Op. 32 No 3

(orch. Hans Sitt)

Svendsen:

Norsk kunstnerkarneval, Op. 14


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The Places

The tour of Norway takes us from the countryside between Gaupne and Sogndal to Bergen, the birthplace of Edvard Grieg, and its surrounding countryside. Trolls make their presence known, and there are views of traditional farm buildings and stave churches from the open-air museum at Maihaugen.

The Music

The music chosen for this tour of Norway is by Norwegian composers, of whom the best known is Edvard Grieg. His Holberg Suite, Norwegian Dances and Erotikon from his Lyric Pieces are heard on this video. Other composers featured are Christian Sinding, composer of the famous Rustle of Spring, and Johan Svendsen.

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