ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK (1854-1921): Chamber Music - Menuett for Piano Quintet, Salonstück for Cello and Piano, Prelude to Tristan und Isolde for Piano, 3 Violins, 2 Cellos and Double Bass, String Quartet movement in E Minor, Violin Sonata (two movements), 2 Albumblätter for Violin and Piano, Notturno for Violin and String Quartet, Songs - for Baritone and Piano: In einem Kühlen Grunde, Das Lied vom Glück, An die Nachtigall, for Baritone, Piano and String Quartet: Die Wasserrose, Ballade, Die wunderschöne Zeit, for Baritone, Piano, String Quartet and Double Bass: Wiegenlied, for Baritone, String Quartet and Double Bass: Altdeutsches Minnelied.
Catalogue Number: 09X032
Label: Hännsler Classic
Description: In 1872 the young Humperdinck joins a chamber music group sponsored by a district judge and arbitrator and thus got the opportunity to try his hand at several types of vocal and chamber compositions, several of which are offered here. No texts. Nikolay Borchev (baritone), Elenora Pertz (piano), Thomas Probst (solo violin) and other performers.