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George Butterworth: English Idylls (2); A Shrophshire Lad; Banks of Green Willow; Rudi Stephan: Music for 7 Strings; Music for Orchestra

Album Summary

>Butterworth, George : English Idylls (2)
>Butterworth, George : A Shropshire Lad
>Butterworth, George : Banks of Green Willow
>Stephan, Rudi : Music for Seven Stringed Instruments
>Stephan, Rudi : Music for Orchestra 1912, in one movement
Conductor Ensemble Composers

Notes & Reviews:

The German Rudi Stephan and Briton George Butterworth both died around age 30 in WWI, before either could complete the brilliant careers experts had predicted for them. At the threshold of modernity, both found their own way of musical expression: Stephan in wild expressiveness, Butterworth in rather quiet, almost otherworldly melancholy. The rising star American conductor Kazem Abdullah is General Music Director of the city of Aachen, a post that includes von Karajan and Sawallisch as predecessors. The seven-member Ensemble Aix plays Stephan's Music for 7 String Instruments.

Notes & Reviews:

Recording information: Eurogress Aachen, Germany (02/01/2014-02/03/2014); Orchesterprobenraum Aachen (02/01/2014-02/03/2014); Eurogress Aachen, Germany (06/19/2014-06/20/2014); Orchesterprobenraum Aachen (06/19/2014-06/20/2014).



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>Butterworth, George : English Idylls (2)
  • Conductor: Kazem Abdullah
  • Ensemble: Ensemble Aix (Composer)
  • Notes: Eurogress Aachen, Germany (02/01/2014-02/03/2014)
  • Running Time: 8 min. 38 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1911

>Butterworth, George : A Shropshire Lad
  • Conductor: Kazem Abdullah
  • Ensemble: Ensemble Aix (Composer)
  • Notes: Eurogress Aachen, Germany (02/01/2014-02/03/2014)
  • Running Time: 10 min. 38 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1912

>Butterworth, George : Banks of Green Willow
  • Conductor: Kazem Abdullah
  • Ensemble: Ensemble Aix (Composer)
  • Notes: Eurogress Aachen, Germany (02/01/2014-02/03/2014)
  • Running Time: 6 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1913

>Stephan, Rudi : Music for Seven Stringed Instruments
  • Conductor: Kazem Abdullah
  • Ensemble: Ensemble Aix (Composer)
  • Notes: Orchesterprobenraum Aachen (06/19/2014-06/20/2014)
  • Running Time: 16 min. 41 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Stephan, Rudi : Music for Orchestra 1912, in one movement
  • Conductor: Kazem Abdullah
  • Ensemble: Ensemble Aix (Composer)
  • Notes: Eurogress Aachen, Germany (02/01/2014-02/03/2014)
  • Running Time: 15 min. 54 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1912