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Enescu: Romanian Rhapsodies, Poème roumain & Orchestral Suites

Franco Maggio-Ormezowski (cello)

Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte Carlo, Lawrence Foster

This lively companion-set to the multi-layered symphonies (reviewed in July) balances the Romaniana for which Enescu was famous with a very individual neo-classicism. Drily-recorded but dedicated... More…
  • Gramophone Magazine
    September 2005
    Re-issue of the Month

2 CDs

$9.75

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Contents

Enescu: 2 Romanian Rhapsodies Op.11

Work length23:05
  • Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo
  • Lawrence Foster

No.1 in A major

Track length11:52

No.2 in D major

Track length11:13

Enescu: Poème roumain, Op. 1

Work length28:36
  • Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo, Ensemble Audite Nova de Paris, Colonne Concerts chorus
  • Lawrence Foster

Enescu: Orchestral Suite No.3 in D major Op.27, 'Villageoise'

Work length27:01
  • Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo
  • Lawrence Foster

I The Countryside Anew

Track length5:38

II Children Out of Doors

Track length3:01

III The Old Childhood House at Sunset - Shepherd

Track length10:23

IV River in the Moonlight

Track length3:17

V Country Dances

Track length4:42

Enescu: Orchestral Suite No.1 in C major Op.9

Work length29:33
  • Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo
  • Lawrence Foster

I Prélude à l'unisson

Track length8:43

II Menuet lent

Track length10:59

III Intermède

Track length4:04

IV Finale

Track length5:47

Enescu: Orchestral Suite No.2 in C major Op.20

Work length26:08
  • Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo
  • Lawrence Foster

I Overture

Track length4:00

II Sarabande

Track length4:16

III Gigue

Track length2:09

IV Menuet grave

Track length1:53

V Air

Track length5:30

VI Bourrée

Track length8:20

Enescu: Symphonie concertante in B flat minor for Cello & Orchestra, Op. 8

Work length22:58
  • Jean-Paul Barrellon (oboe), Franco Maggio-Ormezowski (cello)
  • Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo
  • Lawrence Foster