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Anthology of American
Piano Music, Vol. 2


Music of the Night - American Nocturnes

DACOCD 783-784 [DDD] - Released 2017

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The second release in the American Piano Music series with pianist Cecile Licad features Music of the Night. Many of the works are here performed for the first time in a modern digital recording and the whole concept is a portrait of the fascinating world of piano music worth discovering.
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George Crumb (*1929)
[ 1 ] Nocturnal Theme
Eine kleine Mitternachtmusik No. 1
1:51 Play
Amy Beach (1867-1944)
[ 2 ] A Hermit Thrush at Eve, Op. 92 No. 1 4:21 Play
George Crumb
[ 3 ] Charade
Eine kleine Mitternachtmusik No. 2
1:46 Play
Charles Griffes (1884-1920)
[ 4 ] Notturno
No. 2 from »3 Fantasy Pieces«, Op. 6
6:08 Play
Louis M. Gottschalk (1829-1869)
[ 5 ] La chûte des feuilles, Nocturne, Op. 42 7:01 Play
Daniel Gregory Mason (1873-1953)
[ 6 ] Night Wind
From »Country Pictures«, Op. 9 No. 6
3:29 Play
Ernest Bloch (1880-1959)
[ 7 ] In the Night - A Love Poem 4:59 Play
Charles Griffes
[ 8 ] The Night Winds
No. 3 from »3 Tone Pictures«, Op. 5
2:00 Play
George Crumb
[ 9 ] Premonition 1:47 Play
[10] Cobweb and Peaseblossom (Scherzo)
Eine kleine Mitternachtmusik Nos. 3-4
2:24 Play
Samuel Barber (1910-1981)
[11] Nocturne, Op. 33
Homage to John Field
4:03 Play
Aaron Copland (1900-1990)
[12] Night Thoughts
Homage to Ives
8:47 Play
Leo Ornstein (1895-2002)
[13] Nocturne No. 2 12:59 Play
George Crumb
[14] Incantation
Eine kleine Mitternachtmusik No. 5
3:36 Play

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Marc-André Hamelin (*1961)
[ 1 ] Little Nocturne 2:15 Play
George Whitefield Chadwick (1854-1931)
[ 2 ] Nocturne (1895) 3:13 Play
Amy Beach
[ 3 ] Dreaming
No. 3 from »4 Sketches«, Op. 15
5:23 Play
Arthur Foote (1853-1937)
[ 4 ] Nocturne, Op. 6, No. 2 5:42 Play
George Crumb
[ 5 ] Blues in the Night
Eine kleine Mitternachtmusik No. 7
3:36 Play
Ferde Grofé (1892-1972)
[ 6 ] Deep Nocturne
(piano transcription D. Savino)
5:42 Play
Joseph Lamb (1887-1960)
[ 7 ] Ragtime Nightingale 5:41 Play
Arthur Farwell (1872-1952)
[ 8 ] Dawn, Op. 12 6:15 Play
Amy Beach
[ 9 ] A Hermit Thrush at Morn, Op. 92 No. 2 3:59 Play
Ernest Schelling (1876-1939)
[10] Nocturne (Ragusa) 6:10 Play
George Crumb
[11] Midnight Transformation
Eine kleine Mitternachtmusik No. 9
3:25 Play
 
Cecile Licad, Piano

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