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Night Music 5 - Classical Favourites For Relaxing


Release Date: 09/01/2001 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8556605   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jacques OffenbachLudwig van BeethovenAntonio VivaldiWolfgang Amadeus Mozart,   ... 
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Jénö Jandó
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This selection is also included in a 5-CD set, Naxos 8-505008.
Includes work(s) by various composers.
This selection is also included in a 5-CD set, Naxos 8-505008.
Includes work(s) by various composers. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Les contes d'Hoffmann: Barcarolle by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Jénö Jandó
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
2. Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique": 2nd movement, Adagio cantabile by Ludwig van Beethoven
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
3. Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno": 2nd movement, Adagio molto by Antonio Vivaldi
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
4. Symphony no 41 in C major, K 551 "Jupiter": 2nd movement, Andante cantabile by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
5. Concerto for Violin no 1 in G minor, Op. 26: 2nd movement, Adagio by Max Bruch
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Germany 
6. Miscellanea for Piano, Op. 16: no 2, Melodie in G flat major by Ignace Jan Paderewski
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1888 
7. Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 72/B 147: no 4 in D flat major by Antonín Dvorák
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1887; Bohemia 
8. Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: no 3, La paix by George Frideric Handel
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749; London, England 
9. Cantabile for Violin and Piano in D major by Niccolò Paganini
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1824 
10. Concerto for Horn no 4 in E flat major, K 495: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
11. Suite for Orchestra no 1 in C major, BWV 1066: Forlane by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
12. Kinderszenen, Op. 15: no 7, Träumerei by Robert Schumann
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
13. Carmen: Suite no 2 - Nocturne by Georges Bizet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; France 

Sound Samples

Les contes d'Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffman), Act II: Belle nuit, o nuit d'amour, "Barcarolle" (arr. for orchestra): Barcarolle from The Tales of Hoffman
Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13, "Pathetique": II. Adagio cantabile
The 4 Seasons: Violin Concerto in F major, Op. 8, No. 3, RV 293, "L'autunno" (Autumn): The Four Seasons - Autumn: Adagio molto
Symphony No. 41 in C major, K. 551, "Jupiter": II. Adagio cantabile
Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26: II. Adagio
Miscellanea, Op. 16: Melodie in G flat major
Slavonic Dances, Series 2, Op. 72, B. 147: Slavonic Dance No. 12
Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: Fireworks Music: La paix
Cantabile: in D major, Op. 17, MS 109 (arr. for violin and guitar)
Horn Concerto No. 4 in E flat major, K. 495: II. Romance: Andante cantabile
Overture (Suite) No. 1 in C major, BWV 1066: IV. Forlane
Kinderszenen (Scenes of Childhood), Op. 15: Kinderszenen (Scenes of childhood), Op. 15: VII. Traumerei (Dreaming)
Carmen Suite No. 2: Carmen Suite: Nocturne

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