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Andante, Op posth.

composer

 
It is perhaps no surprise that Richard Strauss’s writing for the horn represents some of the most idiomatic and challenging music for the instrument. Apart from his two celebrated concertos, Strauss’s tone poems and operas all heavily feature the horn. This short and beautiful Andante was written in 1888 to mark his parents’ silver wedding anniversary.

from notes by Richard Watkins © 2019

Recordings

The romantic horn
Studio Master: SIGCD556Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

Details

Track-specific metadata for SIGCD556 track 5

Artists
ISRC
GB-LLH-19-55605
Duration
4'41
Recording date
24 March 2018
Recording venue
Britten Studio, Snape Maltings, Aldeburgh, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Tim Oldham
Recording engineer
Mike Hatch
Hyperion usage
  1. The romantic horn (SIGCD556)
    Disc 1 Track 5
    Release date: March 2019
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