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Essential Flute

Essential Flute / Various
Release Date: 07/12/2011 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 94901   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Antonio VivaldiGeorge Frideric HandelChristoph W. GluckFrançois Borne,   ... 
Performer:  William [Bass vocals] BennettGeorge MalcolmHans-Martin LindeAtarah Ben-Tovim,   ... 
Conductor:  George MalcolmHans-Martin LindeSir Charles GrovesYannick Nézet-Séguin,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Linde ConsortBerlin Baroque Soloists
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 31 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Flute in D major, Op. 10 no 3/RV 428 "Il gardellino" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  William [Bass vocals] Bennett (Flute), George Malcolm (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  George Malcolm
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1728; Venice, Italy 
Length: 10 Minutes 2 Secs. 
2. Concerti grossi (6), Op. 3: no 3 in G major, HWV 314 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Hans-Martin Linde (Flute)
Conductor:  Hans-Martin Linde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Linde Consort
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 27 Secs. 
3. Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Atarah Ben-Tovim (Flute)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 41 Secs. 
4. Fantasie brillante for Flute and Piano on Bizet's Carmen by François Borne
Performer:  Emmanuel Pahud (Flute)
Conductor:  Yannick Nézet-Séguin
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Poland 
Length: 11 Minutes 31 Secs. 
5. Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Jonathan Snowden (Flute)
Conductor:  Serge Baudo
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1892-1894; France 
Length: 10 Minutes 3 Secs. 
6. Chôros no 2 for Flute and Clarinet by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Performer:  Emmanuel Pahud (Flute), Paul Meyer (Clarinet)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
7. Album pour mes petits amis, Op. 14: no 6, Marche des petits soldats de plomb by Gabriel Pierné
Performer:  Roger Rostron (Flute)
Conductor:  Owain Arwel Hughes
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
8. Flute Sonata No. 2 in D, Op. 94: 3. Allegro con brio by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Emmanuel Pahud (Flute), Stephen Kovacevich (Piano)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1943 
Length: 6 Minutes 43 Secs. 
9. Syrinx by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Phillipa Davis (Flute)
Written: 1913 pub 1927 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
10. Petite Valse by André Caplet
Performer:  John Alley (Piano), Paul Edmund-Davies (Flute)
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
11. Pavane, Op. 50 by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; France 
Length: 6 Minutes 19 Secs. 
12. Sonata for flute and piano: 3. Presto giocoso by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Andrew Litton (Piano), Jonathan Snowden (Flute)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1956-1957; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
13. Concerto for Flute, FS 119: 2nd mvt, Allegretto - Adagio ma non troppo by Carl Nielsen
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; Denmark 
Length: 7 Minutes 40 Secs. 
14. Sonata for Flute and Harpsichord in E flat major, BWV 1031: 2nd movement, Siciliano by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Michel Debost (Flute), Lionel Rogg (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1734; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
15. Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Elaine Shaffer (Flute)
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 15 Minutes 25 Secs. 
16. Partita for Flute solo in A minor, BWV 1013 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Emmanuel Pahud (Flute)
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1720s; ?Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 12 Minutes 14 Secs. 
17. Brandenburg Concerto no 5 in D major, BWV 1050: 2nd movement, Affettuoso by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Elaine Shaffer (Flute), George Malcolm (Harpsichord), Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720-1721; ?Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 39 Secs. 
18. Brandenburg Concerto no 5 in D major, BWV 1050: 3rd movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Elaine Shaffer (Flute), George Malcolm (Harpsichord), Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720-1721; ?Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 22 Secs. 
19. Concerto for Flute and Harp in C major, K 299 (297c): 2nd movement, Andantino by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Samuel Coles (Flute), Naoko Yoshino (Harp)
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Paris, France 
Length: 9 Minutes 12 Secs. 
20. Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 12e, Act 2 - Dance of the Flutes "Toy Trumpets" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  John Lanchbery
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 41 Secs. 
21. Concerto for 2 flutes, "bass" (bassoon?), strings & continuo in A minor, TWV 53:a1 by Georg P. Telemann
Performer:  Klaus Stoll (Violin), Jacques Zoon (Flute), Emmanuel Pahud (Flute)
Conductor:  Emmanuel Pahud
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1712-1721 
Length: 8 Minutes 13 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Flute Concerto No.3 in D Major, RV428 'Il Gardellino': I. Allegro
Flute Concerto No.3 in D Major, RV428 'Il Gardellino': II. Cantabile
Flute Concerto No.3 in D Major, RV428 'Il Gardellino': III. Allegro
Flute Sonata in E Flat, BWV 1031 (1992 Digital Remaster): II. Siciliano
4 Orchestral Suites, BWV 1066-9 (1991 - Remaster), Suite No. 2 in B Minor, BWV 1067: I. Ouverture
4 Orchestral Suites, BWV 1066-9 (1991 - Remaster), Suite No. 2 in B Minor, BWV 1067: II. Rondeau
4 Orchestral Suites, BWV 1066-9 (1991 - Remaster), Suite No. 2 in B Minor, BWV 1067: III. Sarabande
4 Orchestral Suites, BWV 1066-9 (1991 - Remaster), Suite No. 2 in B Minor, BWV 1067: IV. Bourrées I & II
4 Orchestral Suites, BWV 1066-9 (1991 - Remaster), Suite No. 2 in B Minor, BWV 1067: V. Polonaise et double
4 Orchestral Suites, BWV 1066-9 (1991 - Remaster), Suite No. 2 in B Minor, BWV 1067: VI. Menuet
4 Orchestral Suites, BWV 1066-9 (1991 - Remaster), Suite No. 2 in B Minor, BWV 1067: VII. Badinerie
Concerto Grosso in G Major, HWV 314: II. Allegro
Concerto Grosso in G Major, HWV 314: III. Adagio
Concerto Grosso in G Major, HWV 314: IV. Allegro
Partita for Solo Flute in A Minor, BWV 1013: Allemande
Partita for Solo Flute in A Minor, BWV 1013: Corrente
Partita for Solo Flute in A Minor, BWV 1013: Sarabande
Partita for Solo Flute in A Minor, BWV 1013: Bourée Anglaise
Concerto in A Minor for 2 Flutes & Violin, TWV 40:A1: Lentement
Concerto in A Minor for 2 Flutes & Violin, TWV 40:A1: (Allegro)
Concerto in A Minor for 2 Flutes & Violin, TWV 40:A1: Loure
Concerto in A Minor for 2 Flutes & Violin, TWV 40:A1: (Rondeau)
Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D, BWV 1050 (1989 Digital Remaster): II. Affettuoso
Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D, BWV 1050 (1989 Digital Remaster): III. Allegro
Dance of the Blessed Spirits (from Orfeo ed Euridice) (1988 Digital Remaster)
Flute & Harp Concerto in C Major, K.299: II. Andantino
The Nutcracker, Op.71, Divertissement: Dance of the Reed Flutes
Fantaisie brilliante sur 'Carmen'
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Chôro No.2 for Flute & Clarinet (1924) - pouco movido
March of the Little Lead Soldiers
Flute Sonata No. 2 in D, Op.94: Allegro con brio
Syrinx
Petite Valse
Pavane, Op.50 (orchestral version)
Flute Sonata: III. Presto giocoso
Flute Concerto: II. Allegretto

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