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Bartók: The Miraculous Mandarin & Concerto for Orchestra

Seattle Symphony Chorale, Seattle Symphony Orchestra, Gerard Schwarz

This release includes a digital booklet

Contents

Bartók: A csodalatos mandarin (The Miraculous Mandarin), Op. 19, BB 82

30:30
$12.00
$14.40
  • Seattle Symphony Chorale, Seattle Symphony Orchestra
  • Gerard Schwarz
  • Recorded: 1 November 1988
  • Recording Venue: Seattle Center Opera House, USA

Opening – The girl and three tramps

3:07
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First seduction game: the shabby old rake

3:31
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Second seduction game: the young student

3:05
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Third seduction game

1:38
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The Mandarin enters and remains immobile in the doorway

2:20
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The girl begins a hesitant dance…

5:40
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The Mandarin stumbles – the chase becomes even more passionate

0:39
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The three tramps leap out, seize the Mandarin and tear him away from the girl

1:55
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Suddenly the Mandarin's head appears between the pillows and he looks longingly at the girl

3:18
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The terrified tramps discuss how they are to get rid of the Mandarin

1:38
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The body of the Mandarin begins to glow with a greenish blue light

1:39
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She resists no longer – they embrace

2:00
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Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra, BB 123, Sz.116

36:57
$8.00
$9.60
  • Seattle Symphony Orchestra
  • Gerard Schwarz
  • Recorded: 6, 8 December 1989
  • Recording Venue: Seattle Center Opera House, USA

I. Introduzione: Andante non troppo - Allegro vivace

9:38
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II. Giuoco delle coppie: Allegretto scherzando

6:07
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III. Elegia: Andante non troppo

7:44
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IV. Intermezzo interrotto: Allegretto

4:14
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V. Finale: Presto

9:14
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