Tracklist

Act One
1 I Bryllupsgarden (At The Wedding) 5:02
Act Two
2 Bruderovet. Ingrids Klage (The Abduction Of The Bride. Ingrids Lament) 4:07
3 Peer Gynt Og Sæterjentene (Peer Gynt And The Herd-girls) 3:25
4 I Dovregubbens Hall (In The Hall Of The Mountain King) 2:50
5 Dans Av Dovregubbens Datter (Dance Of The Mountain King's Daughter 1:35
6 Peer Gynt Jages Av Troll - Peer Gynt Og Bøygen (Peer Gynt Hunted By Trolls - Peer Gynt And The Boyg] 7:06
Act Three
7 Åses Dod (The Death Of Åse) 5:07
Act Four
8 Morgenstemning (Morning Mood) 4:15
9 Tyven Og Heleren (The Thief And The Receiver) 1:26
10 Arabisk Dans (Arabian Dance) 4:49
11 Antiras Dans (Anitra's Dance) 3:22
12 Peer Gynts Serenade (Peer Gynt's Serenade) 2:52
13 Solveigs Sang (Solveigs Song) 5:26
Act Five
14 Peer Gynts Hjemfart, Stormfull Aften På Havet (Peer Gynts Homecoming. Stormy Evening At Sea) 2:17
15 Skipsforliset (Shipwreck) 1:29
16 Solveig Singer I Hytten (Solveig Sings In The Hut) 1:41
17 Nattscene (Night Scene) 6:02
18 Pinsesalme "Velsignede Morgen" (Whitsun Hymn 'Blessed Morn') 1:26
19 Solveigs Vuggevise (Solveigs Cradle-song) 6:34

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – The Decca Record Company Limited
  • Copyright (c) – The Decca Record Company Limited
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – The Decca Record Company Limited

Credits

  • Art Direction – Ann Bradbeer
  • Artwork [Cover: Illustration By] – Matthew Richardson
  • Chorus – San Francisco Symphony Chorus
  • Composed By – Edvard Grieg
  • Conductor – Herbert Blomstedt
  • Directed By – Vance George
  • Edited By [Tape Editors] – Marion Freeman, Simon Bertram
  • Engineer [Engineers] – James Lock , John Pellowe, Michael Mailes
  • Orchestra – San Francisco Symphony*
  • Producer – Andrew Cornall
  • Text By [Synopsis] – Michael Steinberg
  • Vocals [1st Herd-Girl] – Wendy Hoffman
  • Vocals [2nd Herd-Girl] – Merilyn Vaughn
  • Vocals [3rd Herd-Girl, Anitra] – Wendy White
  • Vocals [Peer Gynt, Thief] – Urban Malmberg
  • Vocals [Receiver] – Richard Haille
  • Vocals [Solveig], Voice [Speakers - Åse] – Mari-Anne Haeggander*
  • Voice [Speakers - 1st Troll Child] – Margaret Lisi
  • Voice [Speakers - First Witch] – Kristina Rapp
  • Voice [Speakers - Second Witch, Boyg] – Gregory Nybo
  • Voice [Speakers - Troll Courtier, 2nd Troll Child] – Kaare Myksvoll
  • Voice [Speakers - Troll King] – David Hess
  • Voice [Speakers - Young Maiden] – Maria Meyer

Notes

Music for Henrik Ibsen's dramatic poem Peer Gynt

Recording location: Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco, June 1988

Special thanks to Dr Finn Benestad and Dr Rune j. Anderson, editors of Vol.18 Grieg, Gesamtausgabe, which publishes for the first time Grieg's final revisions and corrections to his Peer Gynt score.
Also to the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra for the loan of orchestra material.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Back Cover): 0 28942 54482 6

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
425 448-4 Grieg* - San Francisco Symphony*, Herbert Blomstedt Grieg* - San Francisco Symphony*, Herbert Blomstedt - Peer Gynt - Incidental Music Op. 23 ‎(Cass) Decca 425 448-4 UK 1989
425 448-2 Grieg*, San Francisco Symphony*, Herbert Blomstedt Grieg*, San Francisco Symphony*, Herbert Blomstedt - Peer Gynt ‎(CD, Album) Decca 425 448-2 Europe 1990
425 448-2 Grieg* - San Francisco Symphony*, Herbert Blomstedt Grieg* - San Francisco Symphony*, Herbert Blomstedt - Peer Gynt, Op. 23 ‎(CD) London Records 425 448-2 US 1990

Grieg - San Francisco Symphony, Herbert Blomstedt - Peer Gynt

Songer: Grieg

Album name: San Francisco Symphony, Herbert Blomstedt - Peer Gynt

Genre: Reggae

Label: Decca ‎– 425 448-2
Type: CD
Country: UK
Date of released: 1990
Category: Classical
Style: Romantic

Size: 1712 mb.


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