The Shepherd on the Rock

£12.00

A trio of leading British solists perform a sumptuous selection of chamber music by the Romantic composers Brahms, Chopin, Schubert, Schumann and Strauss. The programme is centred around Schubert’s iconic The Shepherd on the Rock – written for the esteemed soprano Anna Milder- Hauptmann, it was to become virtually the final complete work that Schubert composed before his tragic death at 31.

SKU: SIGCD429

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4* "Lovely performances…delight in the final item" Planet Hugill, November 2015

&quotThere are some lovely performances on this disc, with Tynan, Bliss and Glynn combining to make some real magic in the Schubert and Strauss." Planet Hugill, November 2015

Julian Bliss Clarinet

Ailish Tynan Soprano

Christopher Glynn Piano

Release date:16th Oct 2015
Order code:SIGCD429
Barcode: 635212042922

  1. Introduction and Polonaise brilliante in C Major, Op. 3 (arr. Bliss) – Fr?d?ric Chopin – 9.12
  2. Das Maedchen spricht, Op. 107 No. 3 – Johannes Brahms – 1.24
  3. Unbewegte laue Luft, Op. 57 No. 8 – Johannes Brahms – 3.49
  4. Es traumte mir, Op. 57 No. 3 – Johannes Brahms – 3.19
  5. O kuhler Wald, Op. 72 No. 3 – Johannes Brahms – 2.12
  6. Standchen, Op. 106 No. 1 – Johannes Brahms – 1.14
  7. Fantasiestucke, Op. 73: I. Zart und mit Ausdruck – Robert Schumann – 3.12
  8. Fantasiestucke, Op. 73: II. Lebhaft, leicht – Robert Schumann – 3.37
  9. Fantasiestucke, Op. 73: III. Rasch und mit Feuer – Robert Schumann – 4.14
  10. Ellens Gesang: III. Hymne an die Jungfrau (Ave Maria), D. 839 – Franz Schubert – 6.05
  11. ‘F-A-E’ Sonata: Scherzo in C Minor (arr. Bliss) – Johannes Brahms – 5.26
  12. Nocturne in E-flat, Op. 9 No. 2 (arr. Bliss) – Fr?d?ric Chopin – 4.04
  13. Ein Alphorn hor’ ich schallen (arr. Bliss and Glynn) – Richard Strauss – 4.41
  14. Und morgen wird die Sonne wieder scheinen, Op. 27 No. 4 (arr. Bliss and Glynn) – Richard Strauss – 3.39
  15. Der Hirt auf dem Felsen, D. 965 – Franz Schubert – 11.36