Alfredo Casella: La donna serpente

Naxos: 8573005

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Alfredo Casella: La donna serpente

Label:

Naxos

Catalogue No:

8573005
(8.573005)

Discs:

1

Release date:

29th Oct 2012

Barcode:

0747313300570

Length:

78 minutes

Medium:

CD (download also available)
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Alfredo Casella: La donna serpente


Casella:

La donna serpente: Orchestral Fragments

Introduzione, aria e toccata, Op. 55

Partita for piano and orchestra, Op. 42

Sun Hee You (piano)


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This latest disc in the Naxos series of Casella’s orchestral music represents what Casella felt was his ‘definitive personality’. The Introduction, Aria and Toccata epitomises his ‘monumental Baroque style’ of the late 1920s and early 1930s. A few years earlier, his neoclassical Partita for piano and small orchestra had been a huge hit, with Casella himself touring right across Europe and the USA playing the solo part. In between, he at last – in his late forties – composed his first opera, La donna serpente: the orchestral fragments recorded here colourfully reflect the story’s tragicomic twists and turns.

Alfredo Casella: Introduzione, aria e toccata, Op. 55

Introduzione: Largo e solenne

Aria

Toccata: Allegro un poco moderato e man mano movendo

Alfredo Casella: Partita, Op. 42

I. Sinfonia

II. Passacaglia

III. Burlesca

Alfredo Casella: La donna serpente Suite No. 1, Op. 50bis

I. Musica del sogno di re altidor: Andante

II. Interludio: Andante moderato

III. Marcia Guerriera: Tempo di marcia

Alfredo Casella: La donna serpente Suite No. 2, Op. 50ter

I. Sinfonia: Allegro vivacissimo

II. Preludio: Lento, ma non troppo

III. Battaglia - IV. Finale: Allegro vivacissimo

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