Anton Diabelli
Soirée musicale

Mikael Helasvuo, flute
Jouko Mansnerus, viola
Petteri Salomaa, baritone
Jukka Savijoki, guitar



Booklet with liner notes in English, German, French and Finnish, and the song lyrics in the original German and in English


October 1997

Catalogue No.:
ODE 876-2


Track listing

CD 70:43
Anton Diabelli (1781-1858)
Serenata Concertante, Op. 105 22:14
1 I. Andante sostenuto 1:19
2 II. Allegro moderato 8:00
3 III. Adagio non tanto 1:08
4 IV. Scherzo (Presto) 2:27
5 V. Allegro non tanto 4:26
6 VI. Marcia (Allegro moderato) 4:51
7 Gran Variazioni, Op. 104
Grande Serenade, Op. 67 18:56
8 I. Andante sostenuto - Allegro moderato 7:16
9 II. Tempo di menuetto 2:44
10 III. Rondo pastorale 5:01
11 IV. Marcia (allegro con fuoco) 3:53
Gesänge für Herz und Gefühl, Op. 101 16:16
12 I. An die Ruhe 2:26
13 II. Die Schlummernde 2:03
14 III. Ständchen 1:05
15 IV. Freundschaft und Liebe 2:19
16 V. Am Fenster der Geliebten 2:17
17 VI. An E. v.D. zu ihrem Geburtstage 1:21
18 VII. Die Nachtmusik 4:41

Press review

Performances throughout are superb. (...) The sonics are realistic enough to use for demonstration of how small ensembles should sound.
Fanfare Magazine, May/June 1998

Complete description

This CD features chamber music works by Anton Diabelli, which are performed on period instruments. The instrumental pieces include are the Serenata concertante for flute, viola and guitar, Gran variazioni for guitar solo and Grande serenade for flute and guitar. The Sieben Gesänge für Herz und Gefühl ('Seven songs of heart and feeling') have also a chamber music dimension with the singer accompanied by a flute and a guitar.