LEÓ WEINER (1885-1960): Complete Works for Orchestra, Vol. 3 - 9 Hungarian Nursery Rhymes and Folk Songs (First Recording), Romance, Op. 17, Pastorale, Fantasy and Fugue, Op. 23, Divertimenti No. 1, Op. 20 “After Old Hungarian Folk Dances” and No. 2 Hungarian Folk Melodies”, Op. 24.
Catalogue Number: 08W002
Description: This series continues with the traditionally Romantic Romance of 1949 with the rest of the disc devoted to Weiner’s native Hungarian folk music during the 1930s - the two Divertimenti for strings, vibrantly orchestrated sequences of dances, are among the best-known works of this period - and the late sequence of Rhymes and Folk Songs of 1955. Budapest Symphony Orchestra MÁV; Valéria Csányi.