Devil's Dance - Gil Shaham (violin); Jonathan Feldman (piano)
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  1. Devil's Dance, for violin & piano (from Witches of Eastwick)
  2. A Transylvanian Rhapsody from Young Frankenstein, for violin & piano (arr. by Feldman): A Transylvanian Lullaby
  3. Småtrold (Puck), lyric piece for piano, Op. 71/3
  4. Danse macabre, symphonic poem in G minor, Op. 40
  5. Märchenbilder, for piano, No. 4, The Gnomes, Op. 3/4
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  1. Devil's Dance, for violin & piano (from Witches of Eastwick)
  2. A Transylvanian Rhapsody from Young Frankenstein, for violin & piano (arr. by Feldman): A Transylvanian Lullaby
  3. Småtrold (Puck), lyric piece for piano, Op. 71/3
  4. Danse macabre, symphonic poem in G minor, Op. 40
  5. Märchenbilder, for piano, No. 4, The Gnomes, Op. 3/4
  6. Walpurgisnacht ("Lieb Mutter, heut Nacht..."), duet for 2 sopranos & piano, Op. 75/4
  7. Andres Maienlied ("Die Schwalbe fliegt"), song for voice & piano ("Hexenlied"), Op. 8/8
  8. La Ronde des Lutins, scherzo fantastique for violin & piano, Op. 25
  9. The Graceful Ghost, a concert variation for violin & piano
  10. Fantasy on Gounod's "Faust," for violin & orchestra (or piano), Op. 13
  11. Caprice for solo violin in B flat major ("The Devil's Chuckle"), Op. 1/13, MS 25/13
  12. Sonata for violin & continuo in G minor, B. g5 ("The Devil's Trill")
  13. Sonata for violin solo No. 2 in A minor ("Obsession"), Op. 27/2: Obsession
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Some would suspect this disc to be an abomination in the eyes of God and man; it is actually a pleasant little disc of what used to be called encores. You remember encores: the technically virtuosic but musically lightweight works that a performer would play after the real recital was over. Now those days are gone. Nowadays what used to be encores -- the chocolate mousse and Napoleon brandy after a full musical meal -- are the meat and potatoes of the music industry.This disc is an entire dessert tray full of sweet ...

Devil's Dance 2000, Deutsche Grammophon

UPC: 028946348321

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