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Ensemble Amarcord
Restless Love - Rastlose Liebe

Song NameComposer
Rastlose LiebeRobert Schumann
Die MinnesangerRobert Schumann
Die LotosblumeRobert Schumann
FruhlingsglockenRobert Schumann
An den MondCarl Steinacker
Die HoffnungCarl Steinacker
SehnsuchtCarl Steinacker
Turkisches SchenkenliedFelix Mendelssohn
Der Jager AbschiedFelix Mendelssohn
SommerliedFelix Mendelssohn
WasserfahrtFelix Mendelssohn
Liebe und WeinFelix Mendelssohn
WanderliedFelix Mendelssohn
GesellschaftsliedHeinrich Leberecht
An's LiebchenHeinrich Leberecht
AbendliedAugust Muhling
WeihgesangFelix Mendelssohn
Die Rose sand im ThauRobert Schumann
Zurne nichtRobert Schumann
In Meeres MittenRobert Schumann
Der SpeisezettelCarl Friedrich Zollner
TestamentHeinrich August Marschner
Liebeserklarund einesHeinrich August Marschner
SchneidergesellenHeinrich August Marschner
StandchenFelix Mendelssohn
ZigeunerliedFelix Mendelssohn
Im SudenFelix Mendelssohn
StandchenAdolf Eduard Marschner

With its tenth recording Ensemble Amarcord takes a stroll through the musical Leipzig of the nineteenth century. Simultaneously, this anniversary release is a reverence to the hometown of the five world-class vocalists. They obviously feel very much at home in this repertoire, and the listener is accorded many a musical discovery in Restless Love. Besides widely known songs from which they elicit new nuances by means of their just as fresh as knowledgeable creative will, eight of the titles appear for the first time on this CD, including a piece for male choir by Mendelssohn! The Weihgesang (Consecration Song) for Goethe's funeral service was rediscovered by the Leipzig Mendelssohn researcher Ralf Wehner. Yet, besides the music of the then Gewandhaus music director Felix Mendelssohn and his friend Robert Schumann, it is exactly the today hardly known composers that make this CD so remarkable. This is music by Adolf Eduard Marschner, a relative of the crazy, brilliant Heinrich Marschner, who was also active in Leipzig or the musical jewels by Carl Steinacker, August Muhling, and Carl Friedrich Zollner, whose works have long been forgotten by the history of musical reception. Unjustly, for the songs of love and pain that amaracord has bundled together in Restless Love are without exception musical treasures.

Item code: 4232C | 1 CD | $16.95 add item to cart
Choral | A Cappella | Male | Germany

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