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Jessye Norman

American soprano Jessye Norman, pianist Dalton Baldwin and viola player John Harrington perform some of Brahms' most glorious songs, plus Haydn's Cantata.

Archive magic of American soprano Jessye Norman in full bloom with pianist Dalton Baldwin and viola player John Harrington performing some of Brahms' most glorious songs plus Haydn's Cantata on the mythological tale of Arianna a Naxos.

Brahms: Gestillte Sehnsucht; Geistliches Wiegenlied; Wie Melodien zieht es mir; Immer leiser; Der Tod, das ist die kühle Nacht; Von ewiger Liebe
Haydn: Arianna a Naxos

Jessye Norman, soprano
Dalton Baldwin, piano
John Harrington, viola.

58 minutes

Music Played

  • Johannes Brahms

    Gestillte Schnusucht, Op.91

    Performer: Dalton Baldwin. Performer: John Harrington. Singer: Jessye Norman.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Geistliches Wiegenlied, Op.91, No.2

    Performer: Dalton Baldwin. Performer: John Harrington. Singer: Jessye Norman.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Wie Melodien Zieht Es Mir, Op.105, No.1

    Performer: Dalton Baldwin. Singer: Jessye Norman.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Immer leiser wird mein Schlummer Op.105, No.2

    Performer: Dalton Baldwin. Singer: Jessye Norman.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Der Tod, das ist die kuhle Nacht, Op.96, No.1

    Performer: Dalton Baldwin. Singer: Jessye Norman.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Von Ewiger Liebe Op.43, No.1

    Performer: Dalton Baldwin. Singer: Jessye Norman.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Arianna a Naxos - Cantata H.26b.2

    Performer: Dalton Baldwin. Singer: Jessye Norman.
  • Béla Bartók

    Six Romanian Folk Dances

    Performer: Zoltán Kocsis.
    • Béla Bartók – Works for Piano Solo.
    • Philips.
    • 17-22.

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