This release features the String Sextet in D minor, "Souvenir de Florence" by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky as well as the well-known Verkl√§rte Nacht by Arnold Schoenberg. Dedicated to the St. Petersburg Chamber Music Society, Tchaikovsky wrote his Sextet in D minor in the summer of 1890 after being nominated as an honorary member of the organization. The work is subtitled Souvenir de Florence because he sketched the principal themes while visiting Florence, Italy. Schoenberg's one-movement Verklarte Nacht is considered his earliest important work and was inspired by Richard Dehmel's poem of the same name. Recorded live in Rudolfinum Suk Hall, Prague, these works are performed by Jan Mr√°cek, Mark√©ta Vok√°cov√° - violin; Kristina Fialov√°, Karel Unterm√ľller - viola; Petr Nouzovsky, Ivan Vok√°c - cello.
This release features the String Sextet in D minor, "Souvenir de Florence" by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky as well as the well-known Verkl√§rte Nacht by Arnold Schoenberg. Dedicated to the St. Petersburg Chamber Music Society, Tchaikovsky wrote his Sextet in D minor in the summer of 1890 after being nominated as an honorary member of the organization. The work is subtitled Souvenir de Florence because he sketched the principal themes while visiting Florence, Italy. Schoenberg's one-movement Verklarte Nacht is considered his earliest important work and was inspired by Richard Dehmel's poem of the same name. Recorded live in Rudolfinum Suk Hall, Prague, these works are performed by Jan Mr√°cek, Mark√©ta Vok√°cov√° - violin; Kristina Fialov√°, Karel Unterm√ľller - viola; Petr Nouzovsky, Ivan Vok√°c - cello.
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Format: CD
Label: ARCODIVA
Rel. Date: 10/16/2020
UPC: 8594029812239

String Sextets
Artist: Schoenberg / Mracek / Vokac
Format: CD
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This release features the String Sextet in D minor, "Souvenir de Florence" by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky as well as the well-known Verkl√§rte Nacht by Arnold Schoenberg. Dedicated to the St. Petersburg Chamber Music Society, Tchaikovsky wrote his Sextet in D minor in the summer of 1890 after being nominated as an honorary member of the organization. The work is subtitled Souvenir de Florence because he sketched the principal themes while visiting Florence, Italy. Schoenberg's one-movement Verklarte Nacht is considered his earliest important work and was inspired by Richard Dehmel's poem of the same name. Recorded live in Rudolfinum Suk Hall, Prague, these works are performed by Jan Mr√°cek, Mark√©ta Vok√°cov√° - violin; Kristina Fialov√°, Karel Unterm√ľller - viola; Petr Nouzovsky, Ivan Vok√°c - cello.