Please wait...

Hyperion Records

Click cover art to view larger version
The Snake Charmer by Henri Rousseau (1844-1910)
Track(s) taken from CDA66459
Recording details: September 1990
St Michael's Church, Highgate, London, United Kingdom
Produced by Martin Compton
Engineered by Antony Howell
Release date: June 1991
Total duration: 6 minutes 17 seconds

'A very enjoyable disc indeed' (The Good CD Guide)

'The best Gottschalk disk currently available' (Fanfare, USA)

'An important and recommendable issue … to be welcomed wholeheartedly' (CDReview)

6ème Ballade, RO14 Op 85
composer
? 1860s; published in Mainz in 1877

Introduction  EnglishFrançaisDeutsch
Here is Gottschalk at his most ingratiating. It has neither the originality nor individuality of what we may call his South American music—and is certainly not on a par with the Ballades by Chopin—but is nevertheless a charming example of the fashion of the time. It was published posthumously.

from notes by Jeremy Nicholas © 1990

Other albums featuring this work
'Gottschalk: The Complete Solo Piano Music' (CDS44451/8)
Gottschalk: The Complete Solo Piano Music
MP3 £35.00FLAC £35.00ALAC £35.00Buy by post £38.50 CDS44451/8  8CDs Boxed set (at a special price)  
Show: MP3 FLAC ALAC
   English   Français   Deutsch