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Paganini: Violin Concerto No 1, Etc / Yehudi Menuhin


Release Date: 05/01/2001 
Label:  Emi Classics Special Import Catalog #: 65959   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Yehudi MenuhinFerguson WebsterMarcel GazelleGeorge Enescu,   ... 
Conductor:  Pierre Monteux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paris Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

Imported from : European Union   
CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Selections recorded in London and Paris. Selections recorded in London and Paris. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Violin no 1 in D major, Op. 6 by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor:  Pierre Monteux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paris Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1817 
Date of Recording: 1930-38 
Length: 36 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is transcribed into D major. 
2. Introduction and Variations from Rossini's Mosè "Dal tuo stellato soglio" by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin), Ferguson Webster (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1819 
Date of Recording: 1930-38 
Length: 7 Minutes 36 Secs. 
3. Moto perpetuo for Violin and Orchestra in C major, Op. 11 by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin), Marcel Gazelle (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835 
Date of Recording: 1930-38 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
4. Caprices (24) for Violin solo, Op. 1: no 6 in G minor by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin), George Enescu (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1805; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1930-38 
Length: 3 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Georges Enescu 
5. Caprices (24) for Violin solo, Op. 1: no 9 in E major "La chasse" by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1805; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1930-38 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
6. Caprices (24) for Violin solo, Op. 1: no 13 in B flat major by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin), Marcel Gazelle (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1805; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1930-38 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Fritz Kreisler 
7. Caprices (24) for Violin solo, Op. 1: no 20 in D major by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin), Marcel Gazelle (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1805; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1930-38 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Fritz Kreisler 
8. Caprices (24) for Violin solo, Op. 1: no 23 in E flat major by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1805; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1930-38 
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
9. Caprices (24) for Violin solo, Op. 1: no 24 in A minor by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1805; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1930-38 
Length: 6 Minutes 44 Secs. 
10. Concerto for Violin no 2 in B minor, Op. 7 "La Campanella": 3rd movement, Rondo à la clochette by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Hubert Giesen (Piano), Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826 
Date of Recording: 1930-38 
Length: 4 Minutes 38 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Violin Concerto No. 1 in D major Op. 6 (1996 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro maestoso - Cadenza (by Sauret) - Allegro maestoso
Violin Concerto No. 1 in D major Op. 6 (1996 Digital Remaster): II. Adagio espressivo
Violin Concerto No. 1 in D major Op. 6 (1996 Digital Remaster): III. Rondo (Allegro spiritoso)
Introduction and Variations on 'Dal tuo stellato soglio' from Rossini's 'Mosé' Op. 24 (1996 Digital Remaster)
Violin Concerto No. 2 in B minor Op. 7 (1996 Digital Remaster): III. Rondo à la clochette, 'La campanella'
Moto perpetuo in C Op. 11 (1996 Digital Remaster)
24 Caprices Op. 1 (1996 Digital Remaster): No. 6 in G minor
24 Caprices Op. 1 (1996 Digital Remaster): No. 9 in E major
24 Caprices Op. 1 (1996 Digital Remaster): No. 13 in B flat major
24 Caprices Op. 1 (1996 Digital Remaster): No. 20 in D major
24 Caprices Op. 1 (1996 Digital Remaster): No. 23 in E flat major
24 Caprices Op. 1 (1996 Digital Remaster): No. 24 in A minor

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