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Sofia Women's Chamber Choir
Schumann - Choral Works For Womans' Voice

Song NameComposer
TamburinschlagerinRobert Schumann
WaldmadchenRobert Schumann
KlosterfrauleinRobert Schumann
SoldatenbrautRobert Schumann
MeerfeyRobert Schumann
Die CapelleRobert Schumann
RosmarienRobert Schumann
Jager WohlgemuthRobert Schumann
Der WassermannRobert Schumann
Das verlassene MagdleinRobert Schumann
Der Bleicherin NachtliedRobert Schumann
In Meeres MittenRobert Schumann
MailiedRobert Schumann
FruhlingsliedRobert Schumann
An die NachtigallRobert Schumann
An den AbendsternRobert Schumann
NanieRobert Schumann
TriolettRobert Schumann
Spruch Robert Schumann
MailiedRobert Schumann
SpinneliedRobert Schumann
SommerruhRobert Schumann
Chor der houris as "Das Paradies und die Peri"Robert Schumann
Landliches LiedRobert Schumann
LiedRobert Schumann

Directed by I. Stiglich

The release features a selection of songs by Schumann, performed by the well-known Bulgarian female chamber choir VASSIL ARNAUDOV conducted by Irina Stiglich and Theodora Pavlovich. Almost all songs were composed in the forties of the 19th century, a time of elation for Schumann, who had finally found real happiness in life. His lyrical songs are an expression of his innermost feelings of joy, sorrow, delight and inspirations connected with the poetry of his beloved Moerike, Ruekert, Eichendorff, Elisabeth Kulmann and other German poets who have been a source of inspiration for many composers of romantic music. Some of the shorter songs like Rosmarien, Mailied, Fruehlingslied, Spinnelied, as well as the chorus from the oratory "Das Paradies und die Peri" are real musical jewels. Selected with much precision, the lyrical songs reveal Schumann's talent in shaping the small, always exquisitely woven musical form, his musical gift to create images, metaphors, characters, and natural scenery. The interpretation of singers and choir-masters alike is magnificent with its sincere emotion, subtle nuances of sound and colour, keen feeling for ensemble and perfect intonation.

Item code: 7051C | 1 CD | $15.98 add item to cart
Choral | Primarily a cappella | Female | Bulgaria

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