Anthony Philip Heinrich/ Louis Moreau Gottschalk
Liner Notes   Cat. No. 80208     Release Date: 1978-01-01

Syracuse Symphony Orchestra, Christopher Keene: Anthony and Joseph Paratore, pianos

Here are two extremely entertaining concoctions by two nineteenth-century American Romantics who wrote music on a grand scale. After a broadly lyrical first movement in the grand tradition of his friend and mentor Hector Berlioz, Gottschalk introduces, appropriately enough, a Cuban rumba into the second and final movement of his breezy south-of-the-border excursion, Night in the Tropics. The sources of Heinrich's musical style are in Haydn and to some extent Beethoven, but with the ornateness of Italian opera and often a freer use of melodic and harmonic chromaticism. His rough-hewn Grand Symphony is effusively programmatic with odd harmonic twists.

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Syracuse Symphony Orchestra

Anthony Philip Heinrich/ Louis Moreau Gottschalk

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Track Listing

Ornithological Combat of Kings: The Conflict of The Condor in the Air (Allegro, ma moderato)
Anthony Philip Heinrich
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Ornithological Combat of Kings: The Repose of The Condor (Andante sostenuto, quasi adagio)
Anthony Philip Heinrich
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Ornithological Combat of Kings: The Combat of The Condor on Land (Allegro)
Anthony Philip Heinrich
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Ornithological Combat of Kings: Victory of The Condor (Finale: vivace brillante)
Anthony Philip Heinrich
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Night In The Tropics: Andante
Louis Moreau Gottschalk
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Night In The Tropics: Allegro Moderato
Louis Moreau Gottschalk
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