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Barcarolle in E minor, Op 14

composer

 
The Barcarolle in E minor is one a number of shorter character pieces composed in the early 1870s. Scharwenka uses his thorough knowledge of the piano to good effect with a rich melodic line set above a steady undulating accompaniment.

from notes by Martin Eastick © 1992

La Barcarolle en mi mineur est la première d’une série de compositions plus courtes composées au début des années 1870. Scharwenka utilise à bon escient sa connaissance exhaustive du piano, composant une ligne mélodique riche sur un accompagnement aux ondulations régulières.

extrait des notes rédigées par Martin Eastick © 1992

Die Barkarole in e-Moll gehört zu einer Reihe von kürzeren Charakterstücken, die zu Beginn der siebziger Jahre komponiert wurden. Scharwenka nutzt seine umfassende Kenntnis des Klaviers, um beeindruckende Effekte in einem Stück zu erzielen, in dem sich eine satte melodische Linie über eine regelmäßig auf und ab wiegende Begleitung zieht.

aus dem Begleittext von Martin Eastick © 1992

Recordings

Scharwenka: Piano Music, Vol. 3
CDH55133Helios (Hyperion's budget label) — Archive Service

Details

Track 6 on CDH55133 [7'05] Helios (Hyperion's budget label) — Archive Service

Track-specific metadata for CDH55133 track 6

Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-03-13306
Duration
7'05
Recording date
1 October 1992
Recording venue
St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Berkshire, United Kingdom
Recording producer
John H West
Recording engineer
John Timperley
Hyperion usage
  1. Scharwenka: Piano Music, Vol. 3 (CDH55133)
    Disc 1 Track 6
    Release date: February 2003
    Deletion date: June 2010
    Helios (Hyperion's budget label) — Archive Service
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