Cookie Control

This site uses cookies to store information on your computer.
I am happy to proceed
Image

France: Burgundy/ Loire (Symphony No. 6/ Romance) (Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra/ Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra/ Michael Halasz, et al) (Naxos DVD Travelogue: 2.110298)



Shipping time: In stock | Expected delivery 1-2 days | Free UK Delivery
The Places// The tour of France takes us to Burgundy, to the Pays de la Loire, to Franche-Comté and elsewhere and includes glimpses of the 17th century Château de Cheverny, with its hunting museum and souvenirs of the chase, and the Château d'Arlay, with its site for falconry. The Château de Bussy-Rabutain was rebuilt in the middle of the 17th century by Count Roger of Bussy-Rabutain, exiled from the French court after his scandalous Histoire amoureuse des Gaules, a literary preoccupation reflected in his collection of pictures. The restored gardens of the Château de Villandry are seen in their formal lay-out.

The Music The music chosen to accompany the tour of the fertile and varied landscapes of France is by Beethoven and consists principally of his Pastoral Symphony, a work that reflects his feelings, as he recollects a visit to the countryside. The symphony includes elements of realism in its versions of bird-calls and its depiction of a storm, followed by a song of the thanksgiving, when the storm has passed. Also included is the Romance in G, a single movement for solo violin and orchestra, possibly intended for a violin concerto that was never written.
Facts
Item number 2110298
Barcode 747313529858
Release date 29/10/2012
Category Classical Concert | DVDs
Label Naxos Records | Naxos DVD Travelogue
Media type DVD
Number of units 1
Performers
Conductors Michael Halasz
Orchestras Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Write your own review
You must log in to be able to write a review
If you like France: Burgundy/ Loire (Symphony No. 6/ Romance) (Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra/ Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra/ Michael Halasz, et al) (Naxos DVD Travelogue: 2.110298), please tell your friends! You can easily share this page directly on Facebook, Twitter and via e-mail below.

You may also like.....

Image
£12.99
THE VERY BEST OF DVORAK (Naxos: 8.552139-40)
Image
£12.99
The Very Best of Tchaikovsky (Naxos: 8.552117-18)
Image
£6.99
BEST OF OPERA, VOL. 5 (Naxos: 8.554683)
Image
£2.99 (£6.99)
Cinema Classics, Vol. 5 (Naxos: 8.556625)
WAGNER, R. (THE BEST OF) (Johannes Wildner/ Michael Halasz/ Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra/ Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra/ Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra/ Uwe Mund) (Naxos: 8.556657) 8556657 01/01/2000 £6.99
Requiem: Classical Music for Reflection and Meditation (Naxos: 8.556703) 8556703 01/01/2000 £6.99
Discover the Classics, Vol. 1 8550035-36 01/01/2000 £6.99
Few in stock Buy +
Voices of Angels 8503071 01/01/2000 £14.99
TCHAIKOVSKY: The Nutcracker / Swan Lake / Sleeping Beauty (Highlights) (Gunter Appenheimer/ Josef Bogacz/ Michael Halasz/ Ondrej Lenard/ Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra/ Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra) (Naxos: 8.553271) 8553271 01/01/2000 £6.99
Marches (Famous) (Naxos: 8.553596) 8553596 01/01/2000 £6.99
My account
My cart: 0 items