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The Most Romantic Violin Music In The Universe


Release Date: 01/10/2006 
Label:  Denon Records   Catalog #: 17583   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartJohannes BrahmsCésar FranckClaude Debussy,   ... 
Performer:  Josef KlusonMichal KankaJacques RouvierJean-Jacques Kantorow,   ... 
Conductor:  Rudolf BaumgartnerVassil KazandjievLeopold HagerBryden Thomson,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival StringsKocian String QuartetCarmina String Quartet,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes cto(s) for vln by Antonio Vivaldi, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Includes qnt(s) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Includes cto(s) for vln by Antonio Vivaldi, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Includes qnt(s) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": 2nd movement, Romanza by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1984 
Venue:  Symphony Hall, Osaka, Japan 
Length: 5 Minutes 48 Secs. 
2.
Sextet for Strings no 1 in B flat major, Op. 18: Allegro ma non troppo by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Josef Kluson (Viola), Michal Kanka (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kocian String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Length: 10 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Germany (1859 - 1860). 
3.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major, M 8: 1st movement, Allegretto ben moderato by César Franck
Performer:  Jacques Rouvier (Piano), Jean-Jacques Kantorow (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 44 Secs. 
4.
Quartet for Strings in G minor, Op. 10: 3rd movement, Andantino doucement expressif by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Susanne Frank (Violin), Wendy Champney (Viola), Stephan Goerner (Cello),
Matthias Enderle (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Carmina String Quartet
Date of Recording: 02/1992 
Venue:  Tonstudio Teije van Geest, Sandhausen 
Length: 7 Minutes 17 Secs. 
5.
Quartet for Strings in F major: 1st movement, Moderato très doux by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Matthias Enderle (Violin), Wendy Champney (Viola), Stephan Goerner (Cello),
Susanne Frank (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Carmina String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1902-1903; France 
Date of Recording: 02/1992 
Venue:  Tonstudio Teije van Geest, Sandhausen 
Length: 8 Minutes 13 Secs. 
6.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 2 in E flat major, Op. 102: 3rd movement, Andante by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Jacques Rouvier (Piano), Jean-Jacques Kantorow (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 31 Secs. 
7.
Quartet for Strings no 16 in F major, Op. 135: 3rd movement, Lento assai by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Smetana String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1826; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 16 Secs. 
8.
From Holberg's Time, Op. 40: 2nd movement, Sarabande by Edvard Grieg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Zurich Baroque Strings
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884; Norway 
Length: 3 Minutes 49 Secs. 
9.
Serenade for Strings in E major, Op. 22: 5th movement, Allegro vivace by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Vassil Kazandjiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; Bohemia 
Length: 5 Minutes 58 Secs. 
10.
Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48: 1st movement, Pezzo in forma di Sonatina by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Vassil Kazandjiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sofia Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
Length: 9 Minutes 54 Secs. 
11.
Masquerade: Nocturne by Aram Khachaturian
Performer:  Chee-Yun (Violin), Akira Eguchi (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1941; USSR 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
12.
Concerto for Violin no 2 in D major, K 211: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jean-Jacques Kantorow (Violin)
Conductor:  Leopold Hager
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775; Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 46 Secs. 
13.
La capricieuse, Op. 17 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Chee-Yun (Violin), Akira Eguchi (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
14.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in D major, Op. 12: 2nd movement, Andantino con moto by Edouard Lalo
Performer:  Jean-Jacques Kantorow (Violin), Jacques Rouvier (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 34 Secs. 
15.
Concerto for Violin in D, Op. 35: 2nd movement, Canzonetta by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Jean-Jacques Kantorow (Violin)
Conductor:  Bryden Thomson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
Length: 6 Minutes 50 Secs. 
16.
West Side Story: Somewhere by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Chee-Yun (Violin), Akira Eguchi (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
17.
Myths (3), Op. 30: no 1, La fontaine d'Aréthuse by Karol Szymanowski
Performer:  Akira Eguchi (Piano), Chee-Yun (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915; Poland 
Length: 5 Minutes 34 Secs. 
18.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Zurich Baroque Strings
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 1 Secs. 
19.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 6 no 4/RV 216: 2nd movement, Adagio by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Gigino Maestri (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti Italiani
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1721; Venice, Italy 
Date of Recording: 08/1995 
Venue:  Villa Contarini, Piazzola sul Brenta 
Length: 1 Minutes 54 Secs. 
20.
Quintet for 2 Violins, 2 Violas and Cello no 2 in C minor, K 406 (516b): 4th Movement, Allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Josef Suk (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Smetana String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 7 Secs. 
21.
Concerto for Violin in D major, K 271a (271i): Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jean-Jacques Kantorow (Violin)
Conductor:  Leopold Hager
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Length: 7 Minutes 56 Secs. 
22.
Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64: 3rd movement, Allegretto non troppo-Allegro molto vivace by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Jean-Jacques Kantorow (Violin)
Conductor:  Antoni Ros Marbà
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/1983 
Venue:  Doopsgesinde Kerk, Amsterdam 
Length: 6 Minutes 5 Secs. 

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