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The Great Violinists - Recordings From 1900-1913


Release Date: 02/10/2004 
Label:  Testament   Catalog #: 1323   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachJoseph JoachimJohannes BrahmsFelix Mendelssohn,   ... 
Performer:  Joseph JoachimCamille DeCreusEugčne Ysa˙eJoseph Szigeti,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 34 Mins. 

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Includes minuet(s) by George Frideric Handel. Soloist: Willy Burmester. Includes minuet(s) by George Frideric Handel. Soloist: Willy Burmester. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Violin solo no 1 in G minor, BWV 1001: 1st movement, Adagio by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Joseph Joachim (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1903 
Venue:  Berlin, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
2.
Partita for Violin solo no 1 in B minor, BWV 1002: 7th movement, Tempo di Bourée by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Joseph Joachim (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1903 
Venue:  Berlin, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 52 Secs. 
3.
Romance in C major by Joseph Joachim
Performer:  Joseph Joachim (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 1903 
Venue:  Berlin, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
4.
Hungarian Dances (10) for Piano solo: no 1 in G minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Joseph Joachim (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1872; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1903 
Venue:  Berlin, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Joachim 
5.
Hungarian Dances (10) for Piano solo: no 2 in D minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Joseph Joachim (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1872; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1903 
Venue:  Berlin, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Joachim 
6.
Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64: 3rd movement, Allegretto non troppo-Allegro molto vivace by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Camille DeCreus (Piano), Eugčne Ysa˙e (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1912 
Venue:  New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 59 Secs. 
7.
Morceaux (3) for Violin and Piano, Op. 32: no 2, Rondino by Henri Vieuxtemps
Performer:  Eugčne Ysa˙e (Violin), Camille DeCreus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1855; France 
Date of Recording: 12/1912 
Venue:  New York City 
Length: 5 Minutes 7 Secs. 
8.
Caprice viennois, Op. 2 by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Camille DeCreus (Piano), Eugčne Ysa˙e (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1912 
Venue:  New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 51 Secs. 
9.
Partita for Violin solo no 3 in E major, BWV 1006: 1st movement, Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Joseph Szigeti (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/30/2008 
Venue:  London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
10.
Introduction et caprice-jota, Op. 41 by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Pablo de Sarasate (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1899; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1903 
Venue:  Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 54 Secs. 
11.
Miramar for Violin and Piano, Op. 42 by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Pablo de Sarasate (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899 
Date of Recording: 1903 
Venue:  Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
12.
Caprice basque, Op. 24 by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Pablo de Sarasate (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881 
Date of Recording: 1903 
Venue:  Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
13.
Zigeunerweisen, Op. 20: Introduction by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Pablo de Sarasate (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878 
Date of Recording: 1903 
Venue:  Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 39 Secs. 
14.
Spanish Dances (2) for Violin and Piano, Op. 21: no 2, Habańera by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Pablo de Sarasate (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878 
Date of Recording: 1903 
Venue:  Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
15.
Spanish Dances (2) for Violin and Piano, Op. 23: no 2, Zapateado by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Pablo de Sarasate (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880 
Date of Recording: 1903 
Venue:  Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
16.
Nocturnes (3) for Piano, B 54/Op. 9: no 2 in E flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Pablo de Sarasate (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
Date of Recording: 1903 
Venue:  Paris, France 
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Sarasate 
17.
Kujawiak for Violin and Piano in A minor by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Stanislaw Barcewicz (Violin), Urstein, (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1905 
Venue:  Warsaw, Poland 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
18.
Concerto for Violin in D, Op. 35: 2nd movement, Canzonetta by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Stanislaw Barcewicz (Violin), Urstein, (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1905 
Venue:  Warsaw, Poland 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
19.
Miscellanea for Piano, Op. 16: no 2, Melodie in G flat major by Ignace Jan Paderewski
Performer:  Stanislaw Barcewicz (Violin), Urstein, (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1888 
Date of Recording: 1905 
Venue:  Warsaw, Poland 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
20.
Légende for Violin and Orchestra in G major, Op. 17 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Bernhard Dessau (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1860; St. Petersburg, Russ 
Date of Recording: 1903 
Venue:  Berlin, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
21.
Mazurkas (2), Op. 19: no 1 in G major "Obertass" by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Karol Gregorowicz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1860; St. Petersburg, Russ 
Date of Recording: 12/1909 
Venue:  Moscow, Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
22.
Fantasie Brilliante for Violin and Orchestra from Otello, Op. 11 by Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst
Performer:  Arnold Rosé (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 1909 
Venue:  Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
23.
Spanish Dances (2) for Violin and Piano, Op. 26: no 2, Dance in C by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Arnold Rosé (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882 
Date of Recording: 1900 
Venue:  Vienna, Austria 
Length: 1 Minutes 33 Secs. 
24.
Hungarian Dances (10) for Piano solo: no 5 in F sharp minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Arnold Rosé (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1872; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1909 
Venue:  Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Joachim 
25.
Partita for Violin solo no 3 in E major, BWV 1006: 6th movement, Bourée by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Henri Marteau (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/14/1913 
Venue:  Paris, France 
Length: 1 Minutes 19 Secs. 
26.
Partita for Violin solo no 3 in E major, BWV 1006: 7th movement, Gigue by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Henri Marteau (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/14/1913 
Venue:  Paris, France 
Length: 1 Minutes 39 Secs. 
27.
Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Karol Gregorowicz (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1909 
Venue:  Moscow, Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: August Wilhelmj. 
28.
Aubade provençale in the style of Couperin by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Fritz Kreisler (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/06/1911 
Venue:  London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
29.
Souvenir de Hapsal, Op. 2: no 3, Chant sans paroles by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Fritz Kreisler (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 1903 
Venue:  Berlin, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
30.
Carmen: Les tringles des sistres tintaient "Gypsy Song" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Jan Kubelik (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 11/1903 
Venue:  London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: France (1873 - 1874). 
31.
La ronde des lutins, Op. 25 by Antonio Bazzini
Performer:  Jan Kubelik (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1847; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/1903 
Venue:  London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
32.
Mazurkas (2), Op. 19: no 2 in D major "Le ménétrier" by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Jan Kubelik (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1860; St. Petersburg, Russ 
Date of Recording: 07/03/1911 
Venue:  London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
33.
Menuet du Caręme by Jan Ladislav Dussek
Performer:  Willy Burmester (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Date of Recording: 09/27/1909 
Venue:  Berlin, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Burmester 
34.
Partita for Violin solo no 3 in E major, BWV 1006: 3rd movement, Gavotte en rondeau by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Jacques Thibaud (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1904 
Venue:  Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
35.
Suite for Violin and Piano no 3 in G, Op 34: no 5, Perpetuuum mobile by Franz Ries
Performer:  Marie Hall (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 12/21/2004 
Venue:  London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
36.
Fantasie brillante on Bizet's "Carmen", Op. 3 no 3 by Jenö Hubay
Performer:  Franz von Vecsey (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877 
Date of Recording: 07/15/2004 
Venue:  London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 38 Secs. 
37.
Ungarische Weisen by Akos Laszlo
Performer:  Joseph Szigeti (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 06/08/1909 
Venue:  London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
38.
Scčnes de la Csárda no 5, Op. 33 "Hullámzó Balaton" by Jenö Hubay
Performer:  Joseph Szigeti (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1887; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 09/30/2008 
Venue:  London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
39.
Blumenleben (6), Op. 30: no 5, Der Zephyr by Jenö Hubay
Performer:  Joseph Szigeti (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Hungary 
Date of Recording: 01/01/1913 
Venue:  London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
40.
Bagatelles, Op. 13: no 9, L'Abeille by Franz Schubert (Dresden)
Performer:  Karol Gregorowicz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 12/1909 
Venue:  Moscow, Russia 
Length: 1 Minutes 49 Secs. 
41.
Souvenir de Moscou, Op. 6 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Karol Gregorowicz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Russia 
Date of Recording: 12/1909 
Venue:  Moscow, Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
42.
Introduction and Tarantella, Op. 43: Tarantella by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Pablo de Sarasate (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899 
Date of Recording: 1903 
Venue:  Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
43.
Madrigal for Violin and Piano by Alfredo D'Ambrosio
Performer:  Karol Gregorowicz (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 12/1909 
Venue:  Moscow, Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
44.
Suite pastorale: Scherzo-valse by Emmanuel Chabrier
Performer:  Eugčne Ysa˙e (Violin), Camille DeCreus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; France 
Date of Recording: 12/1912 
Venue:  New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 59 Secs. 

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