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Stuttgart Compositions / Hofstetter, Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra

Pachelbel / Stuttgarter Kammerorch / Hofstetter
Release Date: 06/29/2010 
Label:  Hänssler Classic   Catalog #: 98610   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann PachelbelFranz Ignaz BeckJohann Nepomuk HummelJohann Joseph Abert,   ... 
Performer:  Julia NeherRenger Woelderink
Conductor:  Michael Hofstetter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This CD presents music closely connected with the state of Baden-Wuerttemberg. Johann Pachelbel was Stiftskantor (choir-master and organist) in Stuttgart from 1690-1692; F.I. Beck was born in Mannheim and worked there until about 1760; J.N. Hummel served as Kapellmeister in Stuttgart from 1816-1818, J.J. Abert filled the same post from 1867-1888, and Milko Kelemen, whose work was specially commissioned for this CD, has lived in Stuttgart for 35 years, where he was a professor of composition and has now become a true Stuttgart composer. This CD was presented on the occasion of the Great National Exhibition of Baden-Württemberg, in 2010, in which it represented the historic musical culture of the country. This CD is the official CD for Read more the national exhibition and will be available at the exhibition sites in Baden-Wuerttemberg. - Hanssler Classic Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major by Johann Pachelbel
Conductor:  Michael Hofstetter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
2.
Sinfonie (6), Op. 3: no 5 in D minor by Franz Ignaz Beck
Conductor:  Michael Hofstetter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1762 
3.
Potpourri for Viola and Orchestra in G minor, Op. 94 "Fantasia" by Johann Nepomuk Hummel
Performer:  Julia Neher (Viola)
Conductor:  Michael Hofstetter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1820; Weimar, Germany 
4.
Variations for Double Bass and Orchestra by Johann Joseph Abert
Performer:  Renger Woelderink (Double Bass)
Conductor:  Michael Hofstetter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849/1865; Germany 
5.
A Stuttgart Imagination by Milko Kelemen
Conductor:  Michael Hofstetter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra

Sound Samples

Canon and Gigue: Canon
Canon and Gigue: Gigue
Symphony in D minor, Op. 3, No. 5: I. Allegro moderato
Symphony in D minor, Op. 3, No. 5: II. Andantino
Symphony in D minor, Op. 3, No. 5: III. Menuett I-II
Symphony in D minor, Op. 3, No. 5: IV. Presto
Potpourri (mit Fantasie), Op. 94
Variations for Double Bass and Orchestra (arr. V. Fritsche): I. Andantino
Variations for Double Bass and Orchestra (arr. V. Fritsche): II. Thema - Variations 1-3
Variations for Double Bass and Orchestra (arr. V. Fritsche): III. Rondo: Allegro
A Stuttgart Imagination

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