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Einsam bin ich, nicht alleine – Volkslied aus dem Schauspiel Preciosa von Carl Maria von Weber, S453

composer
1848
composer
1820; incidental music to Preciosa (Wolff), J279

 
Quite why Liszt described Weber’s music to Preciosa as an opera must remain a mystery—indeed, the shape of the piece is not greatly different from Liszt’s Prometheus Choruses—but we can only thank him for bringing this charming aria to our attention.

from notes by Leslie Howard © 1992

Pourquoi Listz a-t-il qualifié d’opéra la musique de Weber pour Preciosa, reste un mystère—en effet la forme de l’oeuvre n’est pas très différente de celle des chœurs du Prométhée de Liszt—mais nous ne pouvons que le remercier d’avoir attiré notre attention sur cette charmante aria.

extrait des notes rédigées par Leslie Howard © 1992
Français: Martine Erussard

Warum Liszt die Musik Webers zu Preciosa eine Oper nannte, ist schwer zu sagen—die Form des Werkes unterscheidet sich kaum von den Prometheus-Chören Liszts—jedoch können wir ihm dankbar sein, daß er uns auf diese charmante Arie aufmerksam gemacht hat.

aus dem Begleittext von Leslie Howard © 1992
Deutsch: Meckie Hellary

Recordings

Liszt: The complete music for solo piano, Vol. 18 – Liszt at the Theatre
CDA66575
Liszt: Complete Piano Music
CDS44501/9899CDs Boxed set + book (at a special price)

Details

Track 3 on CDA66575 [4'57]
Track 3 on CDS44501/98 CD49 [4'57] 99CDs Boxed set + book (at a special price)

Track-specific metadata for CDA66575 track 3

Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-92-57503
Duration
4'57
Recording date
30 April 1992
Recording venue
St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Berkshire, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Tryggvi Tryggvason
Recording engineer
Tryggvi Tryggvason
Hyperion usage
  1. Liszt: Complete Piano Music (CDS44501/98)
    Disc 49 Track 3
    Release date: February 2011
    99CDs Boxed set + book (at a special price)
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