Karol Szymanowski: Symphonies Nos. 3 & 4; Violin Concertos; King Roger; Orchestral Songs; Stabat Mater; Harnasie - Andrew Burden (tenor); Elzbieta Szmytka (vocals); Elzbieta Szmytka (soprano); Florence Quivar (mezzo-soprano);...

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  1. Songs of a Fairy-Tale Princess, songs (6) for voice & piano (1,2 & 4 also orchestrated), Op. 31, M32: Samontny ksiezyc (The Lonely Moon)
  2. Songs of a Fairy-Tale Princess, songs (6) for voice & piano (1,2 & 4 also orchestrated), Op. 31, M32: Slowik (The Nightingale)
  3. Songs of a Fairy-Tale Princess, songs (6) for voice & piano (1,2 & 4 also orchestrated), Op. 31, M32: Taniec (Dance)
  4. Harnasie (The Highland Robbers), ballet pantomime for tenor, chorus & orchestra, Op. 55, M68
  5. Love Songs of Hafiz, songs (8) for tenor & orchestra, Op. 26, M28
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  1. Songs of a Fairy-Tale Princess, songs (6) for voice & piano (1,2 & 4 also orchestrated), Op. 31, M32: Samontny ksiezyc (The Lonely Moon)
  2. Songs of a Fairy-Tale Princess, songs (6) for voice & piano (1,2 & 4 also orchestrated), Op. 31, M32: Slowik (The Nightingale)
  3. Songs of a Fairy-Tale Princess, songs (6) for voice & piano (1,2 & 4 also orchestrated), Op. 31, M32: Taniec (Dance)
  4. Harnasie (The Highland Robbers), ballet pantomime for tenor, chorus & orchestra, Op. 55, M68
  5. Love Songs of Hafiz, songs (8) for tenor & orchestra, Op. 26, M28
  6. Violin Concerto No. 1, Op. 35, M37
  7. Violin Concerto No. 2, Op. 61, M71
  8. Symphony No. 4, for piano & orchestra ("Symphonie Concertante"), Op. 60, M70
  9. Kr?l Roger (King Roger), opera in 3 acts, Op. 46, M55
  10. Stabat Mater, for soprano, alto, baritone, chorus & orchestra, Op. 53, M60
  11. Litany to the Virgin Mary, fragments (2) for soprano, female chorus & orchestra, Op. 59, M72
  12. Symphony No. 3 ("The Song of the Night"), Op. 27, M36
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With this reissue of 10 of Polish composer Karol Szymanowski's (1882-1937) most important works, EMI has made available in one boxed set of more than five and a half hours of music -- nearly, but not quite, all of the composer's works recorded by Simon Rattle and the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and Chorus. Under Rattle's leadership, the ...

Karol Szymanowski: Symphonies Nos. 3 & 4; Violin Concertos; King Roger; Orchestral Songs; Stabat Mater; Harnasie 2008, Warner Classics

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