Search Options

Get Download Manager Now
Newsletter Archive
Find Us in Facebook
Follow Us on Twitter

ClassicsOnline Home » PIZZINI: Al Piemonte / Il poema delle Dolomiti / Grotte di Postumia / Strapaese (Pizzini) (1955-1956)

PIZZINI: Al Piemonte / Il poema delle Dolomiti / Grotte di Postumia / Strapaese (Pizzini) (1955-1956)

Composer(s)Pizzini, Carlo Alberto
Artist(s) Pizzini, Carlo Alberto, Conductor • Munich Philharmonic Orchestra
Period(s) 20th Century
Genre Classical Music
Category Orchestral
Catalogue 8.111317
Label Naxos Historical
Quality   320kbps
  Booklet / liner notes available

The Italian composer Carlo Alberto Pizzini studied composition with Ottorino Respighi. He wrote in almost every form, from chamber music through music for choir, orchestra and band to incidental music for theatre, television and films. As a conductor he gave concerts all over the world, usually including his own compositions. This recording features a number of Pizzini’s most important orchestral works. The symphonic poem Al Piemonte was inspired by the history, the natural beauty and the famously zealous work-ethic of the Piedmont region of northern Italy, where the Roman-born Pizzini lived and worked for many years. When Respighi saw his young pupil’s score for Il poema delle Dolomiti he scribbled on it ‘Bravo!’, adding:


  Add to wishlist

Work/Track Title Time
PIZZINI: Al Piemonte / Il poema delle Dolomiti / Grotte di Postumia / Strapaese (Pizzini) (1955-1956) 1:02:10   
  Al Piemonte (To Piedmont)          
      I. Insegne gloriose (Banners of glory) 4:33       
      II. Notturno sulle Alpi (Alpine nocturne) 5:39       
      III. Macchine e cuori (La Fiat) (Cars and hearts (Fiat)) 3:13       
  Symphony in C Minor: III. Scherzo in stile classico (Scherzo in Classical Style) 5:21       
  Il poema delle Dolomiti (The Poem of the Dolomites)          
      I. Risveglio nel sole (Awakening in the Sun) 4:54       
      II. Praterie fiorite (Flower-filled Meadows) 4:59       
      III. Il lago di Carezza (The Lake of Carezza) 4:14       
      IV. Tofane eroiche (The Heroic Tofane) 2:33       
  Sarabanda, "Omaggio a Corelli" 3:55       
  Grotte di Postumia (The Caves of Postojna) 16:56       
  Strapaese, impressioni dal vero (Impression of the Feast-day of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary) 5:53       
Total Selected Album Items ( 0 )        Sub-Total Amount ( 0 )


Affiliates  |  Classical Points  |  Press Room  |  About Us  |  Contact Us  |  Terms of Use  |  Privacy Policy

ClassicsOnline Newsletter Archive

Monthly Features on ClassicsOnline

Why choose ClassicsOnline?
ClassicsOnline is your source for classical music new releases, rare catalog, historical recordings and exclusive bargains. Our vast classical music catalog has over 1 Million tracks from more than 50,000 albums available in DRM-free MP3 (320kbps) and FLAC (lossless format). More than 500 new albums are added each month, all of which are carefully indexed, and searchable by Composer, Artist, Work and Label. Membership is free, and registration includes 5 free tracks for download. Get a free track every week and gain access to exclusive classical deals when you subscribe to our newsletter. ClassicsOnline was honored in 2010 as the Best Classical Download Site by the MIDEM Classical Awards Jury.

Some titles may not be available in all countries because of possible copyright or licensing restrictions.

Copyright © 2016 Naxos Digital Services Ltd. All rights reserved. – Your Classical Music Download Source
6:47:01 PM Friday, April 29, 2016  -230-
This site is now closed, but it has been replaced with our exciting new service ClassicsOnline HD•LL.   x
Continue to buy your downloads at our new store, which now offers all content in lossless CD quality  
formats, in addition to MP3, and thousands of high-definition titles. To learn more, click here.  
Note that previously registered customers may still login to view their accounts until further notice.  

ClassicsOnline customers will not be able to use their log in to access the new HD site. Please create a new ClassicsOnline HD•LL account to download albums, subscribe to streaming, create playlists and more!