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Autumn In The Park

Autumn In The Park / Various
Release Date: 09/28/2010 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 09305   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sergei RachmaninovRalph Vaughan WilliamsJoseph CanteloubeAntonio Vivaldi,   ... 
Performer:  Leif Ove AndsnesHugh BeanLesley GarrettSarah Chang,   ... 
Conductor:  Antonio PappanoSir Adrian BoultPaul DanielSir David Willcocks,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic OrchestraPhilharmonia OrchestraLondon Session Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Many golden hues form the color of the leaves that lay scattered all around. A child's laughter rings out as he jumps on a heaped pile of discarded leaves. Lovers walking hand in hand are oblivious to the sound of crunching under their feet as they walk a well trodden path. These are the sights and sounds of autumn.

In the Park is an exciting new compilation series featuring recordings from the world-renowned vaults of EMI Classics. The first title in the series, In the Park. Autumn, is a sweeping compilation that evokes a beautiful autumn day in the park. The collection not only brings thoughts of pumpkins, homemade pies, raking leaves, crackling fires and steamy hot cider but also reminds us why autumn is the season of
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In the Park. Autumn features renowned classical and jazz artists including Sarah Chang, Leslie Garrett, Aldo Ciccolini, Leif Ove Andsnes, and Chet Baker. Composers have long been influenced by the sights, sounds and moods of autumn. Enjoy this collection of some of the greatest piece of music that will help to transport you to a relaxed state and let you enjoy autumn in the park.
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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18: 1st movement, Moderato by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano)
Conductor:  Antonio Pappano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; Russia 
2.
The lark ascending: Introduction by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Hugh Bean (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914/1920; England 
3.
Chants d'Auvergne: Volume 1 - no 2, Baïlèro by Joseph Canteloube
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Conductor:  Paul Daniel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Session Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923-1930; France 
4.
Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno": 3rd movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sarah Chang (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
5.
The Sky's the Limit: One for My Baby by Harold Arlen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bill Charlap Trio
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; USA 
6.
Songs (6), Op. 19a: no 1, Frühlingslied by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Daniel Adni (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Germany 
7.
Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90: no 3 in G flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Aldo Ciccolini (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
8.
Pavane, Op. 50 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Gareth Morris (Flute)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; France 
9.
Lullaby of the Leaves by Bernice Petkere
Performer:  Carson Smith (Double Bass), Bob Neel (Drums), Chet Baker (Trumpet),
Russ Freeman (Piano)
10.
Children's Corner: no 1, Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Jean-Bernard Pommier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906-1908; France 
11.
Songs (14), Op. 34: no 14, Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Han-Na Chang (Cello)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1915; Russia 
12.
Autumn leaves by Joseph Kosma
Performer:  Stan Getz (Saxophone), Duke Jordan (Piano), Jimmy Raney (Guitar),
Bill Crow (Double Bass)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; France 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op.18: I. Moderato
The Lark Ascending (opening) (1987 Digital Remaster)
Chants d'Auvergne (arr. Joseph Canteloube): Baïlèro
The Four Seasons Op. 8 Nos. 1-4, Concerto No. 3 in F (L'autunno/ Autumn) RV293 (Op. 8 No. 3): III. Allegro
One For My Baby
Songs without Words (1996 Digital Remaster): Andante con moto in E major, Op. 19 No. 1
Impromptu in G flat D899 No. 3 (Op. 90 No. 3) (2003 Digital Remaster)
Pavane Op. 50 (orch. version, 1887) (1997 Digital Remaster)
Lullaby Of The Leaves (Live) (2004 Digital Remaster)
Children's Corner: I. Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum
Vocalise Op.34 No.14
Autumn Leaves (Les Feuilles Mortes) (2004 Digital Remaster)

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