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Melancolie


Release Date: 02/21/2006 
Label:  Naive   Catalog #: 5036   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Samuel BarberGabriel FauréWolfgang Amadeus MozartHenry Purcell,   ... 
Performer:  Anne GastinelSandrine PiauStephen VarcoeSara Mingardo,   ... 
Conductor:  Laurence EquilbeyEmmanuel KrivineGottfried Von der GoltzJohn Eliot Gardiner,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  AccentusLyon National OrchestraFreiburg Baroque Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 58 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Agnus Dei, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Laurence Equilbey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accentus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1967; USA 
Length: 7 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
Notes: This work is a vocal arrangement of the composer's 'Adagio for Strings.' 
2.
Elégie for Cello and Piano, Op. 24 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Anne Gastinel (Cello)
Conductor:  Emmanuel Krivine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon National Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 
Length: 6 Minutes 5 Secs. 
3.
Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Ach, ich fühl's, es ist verschwunden by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gottfried Von der Goltz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Freiburg Baroque Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: German 
4.
King Arthur, or The British Worthy, Z 628: What power art thou by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Stephen Varcoe (Baritone)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1691; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: English 
5.
Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Furies by Christoph W. Gluck
Conductor:  Giovanni Antonini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Il Giardino Armonico
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
6.
Nisi Dominus in G minor, RV 608: Cum dederit delectis suis sommum by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sara Mingardo (Alto)
Conductor:  Rinaldo Alessandrini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Concerto Italiano
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
7.
Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Fazil Say (Piano)
Conductor:  Howard Griffiths
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 21 Secs. 
8.
Requiem in D minor, K 626: Lacrymosa by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Christoph Spering
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Das Neue Orchester,  Chorus Musicus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
9.
Quartet for Strings no 6 in B flat major, Op. 18 no 6: 2nd movement, Adagio ma non troppo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mosaïques String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 17 Secs. 
10.
La melancholia: no 2, Il quarto loco by Pascal Dusapin
Performer:  Tim Greacen (Countertenor), Cécile Eloir (Mezzo Soprano), Nan Christie (Soprano),
Martyn Hill (Tenor)
Conductor:  David Robertson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lyon National Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1991; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
11.
Préludes, Book 1: no 6, Des pas sur la neige by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Noel Lee (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 52 Secs. 
12.
Les Valseuses by Stéphane Grappelli
Performer:  Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (Piano), Laurent Korcia (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
13.
Rinaldo, HWV 7: Armida dispietata...Lascia ch'io pianga mia cruda sorte by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Maria Bayo (Soprano)
Conductor:  Skip Sempé
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capriccio Stravagante
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1711; London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
14.
Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 47, Erbarme dich by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Angela Kazimierczuk (Soprano)
Conductor:  Christoph Spering
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Das Neue Orchester
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: German 
15.
Polifemo: Alto Giove by Nicolo Porpora
Conductor:  Christophe Rousset
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Les Talens Lyriques
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1735; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
16.
Kuolema: Valse triste, Op. 44 no 1 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Jorma Panula
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Turku Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1904; Finland 
Length: 4 Minutes 41 Secs. 
17.
Second Booke of Songes or Ayres: no 2, Flow, my teares by John Dowland
Performer:  Gérard Lesne (Countertenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orlando Gibbons Viol Ensemble
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 1600; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: English 
18.
Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 4 in E minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Grigory Sokolov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
19.
Madrigals, Book 8: Non havea Febo "Lamento della ninfa" by Claudio Monteverdi
Conductor:  Rinaldo Alessandrini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Concerto Italiano
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1638; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
20.
Symphony no 5 in C sharp minor: 4th movement, Adagietto by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Jean-François Lombard (Tenor), Solange Añorga (Soprano), Jean-François Chiama (Tenor),
Hélène Moulin (Alto)
Conductor:  Laurence Equilbey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accentus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Gérard Pesson. 
21.
La lugubre gondola, S 134 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Pierre-Laurent Aimard (Piano), Anne Gastinel (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Length: 8 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Venice, Italy (1882 - 1885). 
22.
Concerto for Violin: 2nd movement by Philip Glass
Performer:  Adele Anthony (Violin)
Conductor:  Takuo Yuasa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ulster Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1987; USA 
Length: 8 Minutes 35 Secs. 
23.
Morceaux (18) for Piano, Op. 72: no 2, Berceuse by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Lina Mkrtchyan (Alto), Evgeni Talisman (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 37 Secs. 
24.
Kreisleriana, Op. 16: 1st movement, Äußerst bewegt by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Laurent Cabasso (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Agnus Dei, Op. 11
Elegie, Op. 24 (version for cello and orchestra)
Die Zauberflote (The Magic Flute), K. 620: Act II: Arie: Ach, ich fuhl's, es ist verschwunden
King Arthur, Z. 628, "The British Worthy": Act III: What power art thou, who from below, hast made me rise
Don Juan: Danza degli spettri e delle furie
Nisi Dominus, RV 608: Cum dederit
Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major, K. 467, "Elvira Madigan": II. Andante
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: Sequence No. 6: Lacrimosa dies illa
String Quartet No. 6 in B flat major, Op. 18, No. 6: IV. La Malinconia
La melancholia: Il quarto loco
Preludes, Book 1: No. 6. Des pas sur la neige
Les Valseuses (arr. L. Korcia and J.-E. Bavouzet): Les Valseuses (arr. for violin and piano)
Rinaldo, HWV 7: Act II: Aria: Lascia ch'io pianga
Kreisleriana, Op. 16: I. Ausserst bewegt
St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244 (arr. F. Mendelssohn): St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244, Part II: Aria: Erbarme dich (arr. F. Mendelssohn)
Polifemo: Alto Giove
Valse triste, Op. 44, No. 1
Book of Songs, Book 2: Flow, my tears, fall from your springs: Book of Songs, Book 1: Flow, my tears, fall from your springs
24 Preludes, Op. 28: Prelude No. 4 in E minor, Op. 28, No. 4
Lamento della ninfa: 2a parte - Amor, dicea
Symphony No. 5 in C sharp minor: IV. Adagietto (arr. G. Pesson): Symphony No. 5 in C sharp minor: IV. Adagietto (arr. for choir)
Die Trauergondel (La lugubre gondola), S134/R468 (version for cello and piano): Die Trauergondel (La lugubre gondola), S134/R468
Violin Concerto: II. -
6 Romances, Op. 16 (text by A.N. Maykov): 6 Romances, Op. 16: No. 1. Cradle Song

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