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Night Music 11


Release Date: 06/04/1992 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8551131   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Christoph W. GluckJohannes BrahmsCarl Maria von WeberFrédéric Chopin,   ... 
Performer:  Idil BiretErnst OttensamerBalazs SzkolayJénö Jandó,   ... 
Conductor:  Johannes WildnerStephen GunzenhauserOndrej LenárdJaroslav Krcek,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Concentus Hungaricus
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 6 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits by Christoph W. Gluck
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 10 Secs. 
2. Pieces (8) for Piano, Op. 76: no 3, Intermezzo in A flat major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
3. Concerto for Clarinet no 1 in F minor, J 114/Op. 73: 2nd movement, Adagio ma non troppo by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Ernst Ottensamer (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Johannes Wildner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1811; Munich, Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 56 Secs. 
4. Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 3 in E major, B 74 "Tristesse" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Balazs Szkolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
5. Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 2, Death of Ase by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
Length: 5 Minutes 49 Secs. 
6. Quartet for Strings no 1 in E minor, T 116 "From my life": Largo sostenuto by Bedrich Smetana
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Czech Republic 
Length: 8 Minutes 48 Secs. 
7. Romancer og ballader (4), Op. 9: no 2, Cradle song by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano), Hideo Nishizaki (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863-1866 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
8. La traviata: Act 1 Prelude by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
9. Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 6 in F major - Largo by Arcangelo Corelli
Conductor:  Jaroslav Krcek
Period: Baroque 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
10. Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: 2nd movement, Largo ma non tanto by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Christoph von Dohnányi
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 49 Secs. 
11. Symphony no 36 in C major, K 425 "Linz": 2nd movement, Poco adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Period: Classical 
Written: 1783; Linz, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 2 Secs. 
12. Concerto for Piano no 23 in A major, K 488: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Concentus Hungaricus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 29 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Orfeo ed Euridice: Act II: Dance of the Blessed Spirits
8 Piano Pieces , Op. 76: 8 Piano Pieces, Op. 76: No. 3. Intermezzo in A flat major
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto
Symphony No. 36 in C major, K. 425, "Linz": Symphony No. 36 in C Major, K. 425, "Linz": II. Poco adagio
Clarinet Concerto No. 1 in F minor, Op. 73, J. 114: Clarinet Concerto No. 1 in F minor, Op. 73: II. Adagio ma non troppo
Etudes, Op. 10: Etude No. 3 in E Major, Op. 10, No. 3
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46: Peer Gynt No. 1, Op. 46: II. Aase's Death
Concerto Grosso in F major, Op. 6, No. 6: III. Largo
String Quartet No. 1 in E minor, "From my life": String Quartet No. 1 in E minor, "From My Life": III. Largo sostenuto
Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major, K. 488: II. Adagio
Lyric Pieces, Book 9, Op. 68: Cradle Song
La traviata: Prelude

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