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Flute - Greatest Hits


Release Date: 12/06/1994 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 66703   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonio VivaldiJohann Sebastian BachChristoph W. GluckWolfgang Amadeus Mozart,   ... 
Performer:  Jean-Pierre RampalZsuzsa PertisWilliam BennettShigenori Kudo,   ... 
Conductor:  Claudio ScimoneJános RollaRaymond LeppardPlacido Domingo,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti VenetiFranz Liszt Academy Chamber OrchestraEnglish Chamber Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Flute in D major, Op. 10 no 3/RV 428 "Il gardellino": 1st movement, allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Jean-Pierre Rampal (Flute)
Conductor:  Claudio Scimone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti Veneti
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1728; Venice, Italy 
2.
Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 3rd movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Zsuzsa Pertis (Organ), Jean-Pierre Rampal (Flute)
Conductor:  János Rolla
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Franz Liszt Academy Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
3.
Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Badinerie by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  William Bennett (Flute)
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Composition written: Leipzig, Germany (1738 - 1739). 
4.
Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Jean-Pierre Rampal (Flute)
Conductor:  Placido Domingo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Concerto for Flute no 1 in G major, K 313 (285c): 3rd movement, Rondo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jean-Pierre Rampal (Flute)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Mannheim, Germany 
6.
Greensleeves by Traditional
Performer:  Shigenori Kudo (Flute), Naoko Yoshino (Harp)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Notes: Arranged: L. Fleury 
7.
Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 12c, Act 2 - Chinese Dance "Tea" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
8.
Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 12e, Act 2 - Dance of the Flutes "Toy Trumpets" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
9.
Sicilienne for Cello and Piano, Op. 78 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Jean-Pierre Rampal (Flute), Marielle Nordmann (Harp)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; France 
Notes: Arranged: Henri Busser 
10.
Carmen: Act 3 Prelude "Intermezzo" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Christian Larde (Flute), Marie-Claire Jamet (Harp)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
11.
Syrinx by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Christian Larde (Flute)
Written: 1913 pub 1927 
12.
L'arlésienne: Suite no 2 - 3rd movement, Minuet by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Sir Andrew Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Notes: Arranged: Ernest Guiraud
'L'arlésienne: Suite no 2' was written by Ernest Guiraud c. 1879 after
Bizet's incidental music to 'L'arlésienne.' 
13.
Thaïs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Jean-Pierre Rampal (Flute)
Conductor:  Placido Domingo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
Notes: Arranged: Jean-Pierre Rampal and Stephen Dodgson 
14.
Pièce en forme de Habañera by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Jean-Pierre Rampal (Flute), Marielle Nordmann (Harp)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907; France 
15.
Maple Leaf Rag by Scott Joplin
Performer:  Shelly Manne (Drums), Tommy Johnson (Tuba), John Steele Ritter (Piano),
Jean-Pierre Rampal (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; USA 
Notes: Arranged: John Steele Ritter
This selection is an ADD recording. 
16.
Porgy and Bess: Summertime by George Gershwin
Performer:  Jean-Pierre Rampal (Flute)
Conductor:  Michel Colombier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Michel Colombier
This selection is an ADD recording. 
17.
Density 21.5 by Edgard Varèse
Performer:  Lawrence Beauregard (Flute)
Written: 1936 
18.
Carnival of the animals: no 10, Aviary by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Alain Marion (Flute)
Conductor:  Philippe Entremont
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
19.
Concerto for Flute, FS 119: 2nd mvt, Allegretto - Adagio ma non troppo by Carl Nielsen
Performer:  Per Flemström (Flute)
Conductor:  Esa-Pekka Salonen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; Denmark 
20.
Sonata for Flute and Harpsichord in E flat major, BWV 1031 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Jean-Pierre Rampal (Flute), Trevor Pinnock (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1734; Leipzig, Germany 
21.
Concerto for Harpsichord in F minor, BWV 1056: 2nd movement, Largo-Arioso by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Josef Hála (Harpsichord), Frantisek Posta (Violin), Frantisek Slama (Cello),
Jean-Pierre Rampal (Flute)
Conductor:  Milan Munclinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ars Rediviva
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Milan Munclinger 

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