1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2005-07-19Works: Franz Berwald: Erinnerung an die norwegischen Alpen; Konzertstück for bassoon & orchestra; Wettlauf, etude for orchestra; Ernste und heitere Grillen, fantasy for orchestra; Overture to Drottning...
Performers: Håkansson, Patrik
Conductors: Sakari, Petri
Ensemble: Gävleborg Symphony Orchestra
Berwald is recognized as the most outstanding Swedish composer for the 19th century. These four rarely heard tone poems, composed during the 1840s (Berwald's most...continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2005-05-24Works: Franz Berwald: Symphony no 1 in G minor "Sérieuse"; Erinnerung an die norwegischen Alpen; Symphony no 2 in D major "Capricieuse"
Conductors: Dausgaard, Thomas
Ensemble: Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Berwald's fascinating music, with its unconventional harmonies and polyphonic textures anticipates the anti-romantic attitue of a future age. Thomas Dausgaard is a conductor of international...continue...