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Valse, Op 36


Despite being published as part of Catoire’s Op 36 the charming Waltz actually dates from Catoire’s earliest years. It is technically quite demanding, with repeated notes and a constantly winding theme of semitonal inflexion.

from notes by Robert Matthew-Walker © 1999

Quoique publiée sous le numéro d’opus 36, cette charmante Valse date en réalité des toute premières années compositionnelles de Catoire. Elle est fort exigeante sur le plan technique, avec des notes répétées et un thème, constamment ondoyant, d’inflexion semitonale.

extrait des notes rédigées par Robert Matthew-Walker © 1999
Français: Hypérion

Der Walzer ist technisch recht anspruchsvoll, mit wiederholten Noten und einem sich ständig windenden Thema mit einer Neigung zu Halbtönen.

aus dem Begleittext von Robert Matthew-Walker © 1999
Deutsch: Anne Steeb/Bernd Müller


Catoire: Piano Music

Track-specific metadata for CDH55425 track 28

Recording date
11 November 1998
Recording venue
Henry Wood Hall, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Andrew Keener
Recording engineer
Tony Faulkner & Mike Dutton
Hyperion usage
  1. Catoire: Piano Music (CDA67090)
    Disc 1 Track 28
    Release date: November 1999
    Deletion date: March 2010
    Superseded by CDH55425
  2. Catoire: Piano Music (CDH55425)
    Disc 1 Track 28
    Release date: September 2014
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