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The Devil and Daniel Webster/Currier and Ives

James Sedares, New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Recorded at Symphony House, Wellington, New Zealand, October, 1993
Released 1994 by Koch (more); Liner notes by Christopher Gabriel Husted


Album cover cues

(f) The Devil and Daniel Webster (1942) - Suite for Orchestra (20:01)
  1. Mr. Scratch (5:31)
  2. Ballad of Springfield Mountain (4:34)
  3. Sleighride (1:54)
  4. The Miser's Waltz (5:17)
  5. Swing Your Partners (2:33)

(C) Silent Noon (1975)
  1. Silent Noon - an aubade (aka: Aubade, 1933) (10:35)

(C) For the Fallen (1943)
  1. For the Fallen - a berceuse (6:52)

(C) Currier and Ives Suite (1935) (13:16)
  1. The Whirlwind Skater (1:36)
  2. Waltz (4:45)
  3. Gallop / The Whip (2:18)
  4. The Fat Man (2:27)
  5. Torchlight Finale (1:59)

(F) See also All That Money Can Buy (1941) (The Devil and Daniel Webster (suite))
(C) See also Aubade (1933) (Silent Noon)


releases
[Rec. all]
CD
CD: The Devil and Daniel Webster/Currier and Ives (1994)
Koch 3-7224-2 H1 (DDD; Stereo)

[Cover]

[Rec. excerpt]
CD
CD (4): American Dreams (1995)
Koch 3-7346-2
with music by Barber, Bloch, Bernstein, Still, Ticheli, Copland, Griffes, Rosza, Larsen, Persichetti, Flagello
liner notes by Steven C. Smith

excerpt
[Cover]

[Rec. excerpt]
CD
CD (1-5;7): Concerto Macabre - The Bernard Herrmann Collection (1996)
Koch 3-7609-2
contains: Concerto Macabre, Devil/Webster, For the Fallen, Sinfonietta, Prelude for Piano, Symphony's Finale

compilation
[Cover]


reviews/articles
- "Essential Herrmann" (Travis Halfman, 1996)



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