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Release Date: 01/13/2009 
Label:  Denon Records   Catalog #: 17719   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Tomaso AlbinoniGeorge Frideric HandelAntonio VivaldiJohann Sebastian Bach,   ... 
Performer:  Dubravka TomsicSusanne DollRenate ModronPeter Jancovic,   ... 
Conductor:  Ilmar LapinshAlberto LizzioHanspeter GmürCesare Cantieri,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mostar Symphony OrchestraLatvian Philharmonic Chamber OrchestraRiga Radio Chorus,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor by Tomaso Albinoni
Conductor:  Ilmar Lapinsh
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mostar Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Notes: This work was reconstructed by Remo Giazotto in 1945 from a fragment by Albinoni. 
2.
Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Ilmar Lapinsh
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Latvian Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra,  Riga Radio Chorus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 13 Secs. 
3.
Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Conductor:  Alberto Lizzio
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musici di San Marco
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
4.
Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Hanspeter Gmür
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Rhenania
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 1 Secs. 
5.
Liebesträume for Piano, S 541: no 3, O Lieb, so lang by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Dubravka Tomsic (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1850; Weimar, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 14 Secs. 
6.
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Susanne Doll (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
7.
Concerto for Flute and Harp in C major, K 299 (297c): 2nd movement, Andantino by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Renate Modron (Harp), Peter Jancovic (Flute)
Conductor:  Alberto Lizzio
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mozart Festival Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Paris, France 
Length: 8 Minutes 38 Secs. 
8.
Liebeslieder, Op. 114 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Cesare Cantieri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Volksoper Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1852; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 45 Secs. 
9.
Quintet for 2 Violins, Viola and 2 Cellos in E major, Op. 11 no 5/G 275: 3rd movement, Minuet in A by Luigi Boccherini
Conductor:  Vlastimil Horák
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1771; Spain 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
10.
Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Caffé Concerto
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Notes: This work is based on J.S. Bach's Prelude no 1 in C from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier.' 
11.
Thaïs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Conductor:  Frank Shipway
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 19 Secs. 
12.
Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Wedding March by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Alexander von Pitamic
Orchestra/Ensemble:  South German Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 24 Secs. 
13.
Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Peter Schmalfuss (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 12 Secs. 
14.
Messiah, HWV 56: Pastoral Symphony "Pifa" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Alexander Dmitriev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Latvian National Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
15.
Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor:  Hanspeter Gmür
Orchestra/Ensemble:  South German Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
16.
Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Conductor:  Jean-François Paillard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paillard Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 17 Secs. 
17.
Concerto for Oboe in D minor: 2nd movement, Adagio by Alessandro Marcello
Conductor:  Hanspeter Gmür
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Rhenania
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1717; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
18.
Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Alfred Scholz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
19.
Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Conductor:  Alberto Lizzio
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musici di San Marco
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
20.
Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67: 2nd movement, Andante con moto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Vladimir Fedoseyev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Radio & TV Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807-1808; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 3 Secs. 
21.
Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": 2nd movement, Romanza by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Bohdan Warchal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 49 Secs. 
22.
Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: no 1, Overture by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Oliver Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749; London, England 
Length: 8 Minutes 9 Secs. 
23.
Concerto for Violin no 2 in E major, BWV 1042: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Otto Büchner (Violin)
Conductor:  Hanspeter Gmür
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Bach Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 8 Minutes 25 Secs. 
24.
Concertos (4) for Violin, Op. 8 no 1-4 "Four seasons" by Antonio Vivaldi
Conductor:  Alberto Lizzio
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musici di San Marco
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 

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