Five (Not So) Easy Pieces (Encore of #2023) #2335
…a reflection on the effusive art of Max Reger, whose pages may be black with notes but also colorful with emotion.
Filler – Fugue in E, Op. 56, no. 1 (see above)
REGER: Sacred Songs (Befiehl dem Herrn deine Wege, 1902; Wohl denen, 1903; Doch du liessest ihn, Op. 19, no. 2) –Sabine Szameit, soprano; Dorothea Ohly-Riese, alto; Gotthold Schwarz, baritone; Rolf Schönstedt (1991 Rieger/Hochschule für Kirchenmusik, Herford, Germany) Thorofon 2336
REGER: Chorale-prelude, Op. 67, no. 52, and Cantata (1904), O wie selig seid ihr doch, ihr Frommen –Verena Schweizer, soprano; Ruth Hellmann & Ursula Soldan, violin; Bertram Banz, viola; Christoph Hellmann, cello; Mainz Bach Choir/Diethard Hellmann; Hedwig Bilgram (1962 Förster & Nicolaus/Christuskirche, Mainz) Christophorus 74548
Filler – Fugue in b, Op. 56, no. 5 (see above)
This ENCORE program was broadcast previously as #2023 on June 8, 2020.
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