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Scottish Fantasies for Violin and Orchestra

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Scottish Fantasies for Violin and Orchestra

Alexander PlattRachel Barton PineScottish Chamber Orchestra

  • CDR 90000 083
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    • Introduction: Grave (3:36)

    • MAX BRUCH (1838–1920)

      Scottish Fantasy, Op. 46 (31:03)

      Introduction: Grave (3:36)

    • I. Adagio cantabile (4:37)

    • I. Adagio cantabile (4:37)

    • II. Scherzo: Allegro (6:17)

    • II. Scherzo: Allegro (6:17)

    • III. Andante sostenuto (6:52)

    • III. Andante sostenuto (6:52)

    • IV. Finale: Allegro guerriero (9:35)

    • IV. Finale: Allegro guerriero (9:35)

    • Airs ecossais, Op. 34 (7:30)*

    • PABLO DE SARASATE (1844–1908)

      Airs ecossais, Op. 34 (7:30)*

    • I. Rhapsody: Lento (8:38)

    • SIR ALEXANDER CAMPBELL MACKENZIE (1847–1935)

      Pibroch Suite, Op. 42 (23:36)

      I. Rhapsody: Lento (8:38)

    • II. Caprice: Allegretto (10:14)

    • II. Caprice: Allegretto (10:14)

    • III. Dance: Allegro vivace (4:42)

    • III. Dance: Allegro vivace (4:42)

    • Scottish Rhapsody "Prince Charlie" (12:58)*

    • SIR JOHN BLACKWOOD MCEWEN (1868–1948)

      Scottish Rhapsody "Prince Charlie" (12:58)*

    • Medley of Scots Tunes (5:56)*

    • RACHEL BARTON PINE / ALASDAIR FRASER

      Medley of Scots Tunes (5:56)*

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Rachel Barton Pine's disc of Celtic flavored works is the first to present Bruch's beloved Scottish Fantasy in an insightful and virtuosic interpretation that highlights its Scottish roots. The album also features Sarasate's Airs Ecossais and two pieces by Scottish composers: Mackenzie's Pibroch Suite and McEwen's Scottish Rhapsody "Prince Charlie." Ms. Pine's own Medley of Scots Tunes,* arranged and performed with famed Scottish fiddler Alasdair Fraser is also included. As a bonus, the package includes a video documentary on the making of Scottish Fantasies.

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Album Details

Total Time: 81:30

*World Premiere Recording(s)

Producer: James Ginsburg
Engineers: Bill Maylone, Philip Hobbs
Graphic Design: Melanie Germond, Pete Goldlust
Cover Photo: Kilchurn Castle and surrounding hills beside Loch Awe © Stone
Photo of Rachel Barton Pine: © J. Henry Fair
Recorded: May 20-22, 2004, Usher Hall, Edinburgh, Scotland
Violin: "ex-Soldat" Guarneri del Gesu, Cremona, 1742
Luthier (violin technician): Whitney Osterud

© 2005 Cedille Records/Cedille Chicago

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