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Wedding Classics - 20 Of Your Wedding Favorites


Release Date: 03/07/2005 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 5866592   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachTomaso AlbinoniJohann PachelbelRichard Wagner,   ... 
Performer:  Noel RawsthorneMaurice AndréJane Parker-SmithFredric Bayco,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Neville MarrinerSir Philip LedgerSir David WillcocksJerzy Maksymiuk,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the FieldsTemple Church ChoirEnglish Chamber Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Noel Rawsthorne (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Noel Rawsthorne. 
2. Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor by Tomaso Albinoni
Performer:  Maurice André (Trumpet), Jane Parker-Smith (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Notes: Arrangers: Jean-Michel Defaye; Remo Giazotto.
This work was reconstructed by Remo Giazotto in 1945 from a fragment by Albinoni. 
3. Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 0 Secs. 
4. Lohengrin: Treulich geführt "Bridal Chorus" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Fredric Bayco (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Fredric Bayco. 
5. Suite in D major: Prince of Denmark's March "Trumpet Voluntary" by Jeremiah Clarke
Performer:  Jane Parker-Smith (Organ), Maurice André (Trumpet)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1700; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Jean-Michel Defaye. 
6. Te Deum in D major, H 146: Prelude by Marc-Antoine Charpentier
Conductor:  Sir Philip Ledger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa ?1690; France 
Length: 1 Minutes 49 Secs. 
7. Voluntaries (10) for Organ, book 2, Op. 6: no 5 in D major "Trumpet" by John Stanley
Performer:  Jane Parker-Smith (Organ), Maurice André (Trumpet)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1752; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Jean-Michel Defaye. 
8. Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Sir Philip Ledger (Organ), Dame Janet Baker (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
9. Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Sir George Thalben-Ball (Organ), Leon Goossens (Oboe)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Temple Church Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
10. Mystical Songs (5): no 4, The call by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  John Shirley-Quirk (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
11. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Krzysztof Jakowicz (Violin)
Conductor:  Jerzy Maksymiuk
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
12. Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Anneliese Rothenberger (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gerhard Schmidt-Gaden
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Graunke Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 27 Secs. 
13. Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Maurice André (Trumpet), Jane Parker-Smith (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
14. Panis angelicus by César Franck
Conductor:  Maurice Handford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hallé Orchestra,  Hallé Orchestra Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Gustave Sandré. 
15. Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Wedding March by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Noel Rawsthorne (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Noel Rawsthorne. 
16. Solomon, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
17. Chorale Improvisations (66) for Organ, Op. 65: no 59, Nun danket alle Gott by Sigfrid Karg-Elert
Performer:  Sir Philip Ledger (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908-1910; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
18. Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: no 4, Réjouissance by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Rudolf Kempe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
19. Symphony for Organ no 5 in f minor, Op. 42 no 1: 5th movement, Toccata by Charles-Marie Widor
Performer:  Jane Parker-Smith (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1880; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 6 Secs. 
20. Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 6, Air by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 57 Secs. 

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