Martinu - Complete Piano Music Volume 5

Naxos: 8572175

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Martinu - Complete Piano Music Volume 5

Label:

Naxos

Catalogue No:

8572175
(8.572175)

Discs:

1

Release date:

2nd Feb 2009

Barcode:

0747313217571

Length:

50 minutes

Medium:

CD (download also available)
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Martinu - Complete Piano Music Volume 5

World Première Recordings


Martinu:

Polkas 1916, H.101

Five Waltzes, H.5


Giorgio Koukl (piano)

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Giorgio Koukl’s survey of Martinu’s complete piano music has been praised as “a delight” (Gramophone) and “estimable and important” (MusicWeb International).

Since the release of Volume 4 (Naxos 8570215), which was originally intended to be the final disc of this series, several manuscripts of previously unperformed, unknown or lost works have been discovered.

For this recording of the unpublished Polkas and Waltzes (the latter are Martinu’s very first music for piano), Prague born and educated Giorgio Koukl has used manuscript sources, gaining unique insights into this often folk inflected, immediately appealing and emotionally rewarding music.

Bohuslav Martinu: 6 Polkas, H. 101

No. 1. Allegretto (ma non troppo)

No. 2. Moderato

No. 3. Allegro

No. 4. Allegro vivo

No. 5. Moderato assai

No. 6. Allegro

Bohuslav Martinu: 5 Waltzes, H. 5

No. 1. Andante

No. 2. Valse mignonne: Scherzo

No. 3. Tempo di valse

No. 4. Tempo di valse

No. 5. Tempo di valse

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