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Voyage ()

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composed by Antonin Dvorák, Modest Mussorgsky, Othmar Schoeck, Richard Strauss

Creamy-voiced soprano Martina Janková explores different kinds of love and human understanding through a variety of song cycles on this album aptly titled Voyage. With Gérard Wyss accompanying her in the most elegant, tasteful manner, Janková begins the album with a song cycle called The Nursery by Mussorgsky, which is the highlight of the entire CD. Janková truly gets into character, many characters, as a child telling a string of tales to her nanny. Janková is impassioned and breathless when talking about the bogeyman, ...

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  1. The Nursery (Detskaya; 7), song cycle for voice & piano, edited by Rimsky-Korsakov
  2. Mädchenblumen, songs (4) for voice & piano, Op. 22 (TrV 153)
  3. Love Songs (Písne milostmé) (8) for voice & piano, B. 160 (Op. 83) (revision of Cypresses, B. 11)
  4. Dämmrung senkte sich von oben, song for voice & piano, Op. 19a/2
  5. Auf ein Kind, song for voice & piano (Uhland & Eichendorff No. 1), Op. 20/1
  6. Ich habe mich dem Heil entschworen, for voice & piano, Op. 33/8
  7. Biblical Songs (Biblické písne) (10), for voice & piano or orchestra, B. 185 (Op. 99)
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2011, Supraphon

UPC: 099925404628


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