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Gemini - Violin Encores / Itzhak Perlman


Release Date: 02/21/2006 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 76957   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sir Edward ElgarJosef SukAlex de TaeyeSergei Rachmaninov,   ... 
Performer:  Itzhak PerlmanSamuel Sanders
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 34 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by various composers. Soloist: Itzhak Perlman. Includes work(s) by various composers. Soloist: Itzhak Perlman. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Salut d'amour, Op. 12 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Samuel Sanders (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888/1889; England 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  BMG Studios, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 
2.
Pieces (4) for Violin and Piano, Op. 17: no 3, Un poco triste by Josef Suk
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Samuel Sanders (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  BMG Studios, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
3.
Pieces (4) for Violin and Piano, Op. 17: no 4, Burlesca by Josef Suk
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1900; Prague, Czech Republ 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  BMG Studios, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
4.
Humoresque by Alex de Taeye
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Samuel Sanders (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  BMG Studios, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 48 Secs. 
5.
Preludes (10) for Piano, Op. 23: no 5 in G minor, Alla marcia by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Samuel Sanders (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Russia 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  BMG Studios, New York City 
Notes: Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
6.
Songs without words, vol 1, Op. 19b: no 1, Andante con moto in E major "Sweet Remembrance" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  BMG Studios, New York City 
Notes: Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
7.
Pièces de clavecin, Op. 1: Suite no 1 - Allegro by Joseph-Hector Fiocco
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1730; Belgium 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  BMG Studios, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Fuessl 
8.
La plus que lente by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; France 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  BMG Studios, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Roques 
9.
Spanish Dances (2) for Violin and Piano, Op. 22: no 2, Jóta Navarra by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  BMG Studios, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 31 Secs. 
10.
Berceuse for Violin and Piano in D major, Op. 16 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1879; France 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  BMG Studios, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
11.
Porgy and Bess: It ain't necessarily so by George Gershwin
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  BMG Studios, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Jascha Heifetz
Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
12.
Serenade for Violin and Piano, Op. 30 no 2 by Anton Arensky
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  BMG Studios, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 5 Secs. 
13.
Songs (12), Op. 21: no 9, Melody by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Russia 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  BMG Studios, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
14.
Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  BMG Studios, New York City 
Length: 1 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Jascha Heifetz
Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
15.
Petite suite for Piano 4 hands: no 3, Menuet by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1886-1889; France 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  BMG Studios, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Samuel Dushkin
Arranger: Samuel Dushkin. 
16.
Valse bluette by Riccardo Drigo
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 05/1988 
Venue:  92nd St Y, New York City 
Notes: Arranged: Heifetz
Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
17.
Songs (12), Op. 21: no 7, How fair this spot by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Russia 
Date of Recording: 05/1988 
Venue:  92nd St Y, New York City 
Notes: Arranged: Heifetz
Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
18.
Preludes (3) for Piano by George Gershwin
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/1988 
Venue:  92nd St Y, New York City 
Notes: Arranged: Heifetz
Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
19.
Suite española, Op. 47: no 3, Sevilla by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Madrid, Spain 
Date of Recording: 05/1988 
Venue:  92nd St Y, New York City 
Notes: Arranged: Heifetz
Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
20.
Waldszenen, Op. 82: no 7, Vogel als Prophet by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848-1849; Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/1988 
Venue:  92nd St Y, New York City 
Notes: Arranged: Heifetz
Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
21.
Hebrew Melody for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 33 by Joseph Achron
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; Poland 
Date of Recording: 05/1988 
Venue:  92nd St Y, New York City 
Notes: Arranged: Heifetz
Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
22.
Children's Corner: no 6, Golliwogg's Cake-walk by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906-1908; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1988 
Venue:  92nd St Y, New York City 
Notes: Arranged: Heifetz
Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
23.
La ronde des lutins, Op. 25 by Antonio Bazzini
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1847; Italy 
24.
Polonaise brillante for Violin and Piano no 1 in D major, Op. 4 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Samuel Sanders (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 37 Secs. 
25.
Mazurkas (2), Op. 19: no 1 in G major "Obertass" by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1860; St. Petersburg, Russ 
26.
Chanson russe for Violin and Piano by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; France 
Date of Recording: 1974-89 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Dushkin 
27.
Jeannie with the light brown hair by Stephen Foster
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; USA 
Notes: Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
28.
Deep river by Traditional
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
29.
Mélodie for Violin and Orchestra in E flat major by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
30.
Triakontameron: no 11, Alt Wien by Leopold Godowsky
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1920; USA 
Notes: Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
31.
Tango by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Notes: Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
32.
Petite suite for Piano 4 hands: no 1, En bateau by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1886-1889; France 
33.
Scherzo-Tarantelle in G minor, Op. 16 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Samuel Sanders (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856 
34.
Prelude no 15 "Ao pé da fogueira" by Flausino R. do Vale
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Samuel Sanders (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Notes: Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
35.
Songs (14), Op. 34: no 14, Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1915; Russia 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Press, Gingold
Composition written: Russia (1912 - 1915). 
36.
Sonatas (6) for Violin and Guitar, Op. 3: no 6 in E minor by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Samuel Sanders (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1805 
Date of Recording: 11/1972 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studios, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
37.
Waves at play by Edwin Grasse
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Samuel Sanders (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 01/1992 
Venue:  BMG Studios, New York City 
Length: 1 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
38.
Sonatina Suite: no 4, Danza de la gitana by Ernesto Halffter
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Samuel Sanders (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; Spain 
Notes: Arranged: Jascha Heifetz 
39.
Spanish Dances (2) for Violin and Piano, Op. 21: no 2, Habañera by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Samuel Sanders (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878 
Notes: Arranged: Zino Francescatti
Arranger: Zino Francescatti. 
40.
Spanish Dances (2) for Violin and Piano, Op. 23: no 1, Playera by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Samuel Sanders (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880 
41.
Spanish Dances (2) for Violin and Piano, Op. 26: no 2, Dance in C by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Samuel Sanders (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882 
42.
Valses nobles et sentimentales: no 6 in C major, Vif by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1988 
Venue:  92nd St Y, New York City 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Valses nobles et sentimentales: no 7 in A minor."
Arranged: Heifetz
Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
43.
Valses nobles et sentimentales: no 7 in A minor, Moins vif by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1988 
Venue:  92nd St Y, New York City 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Valses nobles et sentimentales: no 6 in C major."
Arranged: Heifetz
Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 
44.
Pièces de clavecin: no 7, Rigaudon no 1 in E minor by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Performer:  Samuel Sanders (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1724/1731; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1988 
Venue:  92nd St Y, New York City 
Notes: Arranged: Heifetz
Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. 

Sound Samples

Salut d'amour (Liebesgrüss) Op. 12
Un poco triste Op. 17 No. 3
Burleska Op. 17 No. 4
Humoresque
Prelude No. 5
Sweet Rembrance (from 'Songs without Words' Op. 19 No. 1)
Allegro
La Plus que lente
Jota Novarra Op. 22 No. 2
Berceuse Op. 16
It ain't necessarily so (from Porgy and Bess)
Serenade in G Op. 30 No. 2
Melody Op. 21 No. 9
The Bumble-Bee (from 'The Legend of Tsar Saltan')
Petite suite: Menuet
2 Airs de ballet: Valse bluette
It's Peaceful Here Op. 21 No.7
Valses nobles et sentimentales Nos. 6 & 7
Prelude No. 1
Prelude No. 2
Prelude No. 3
Sevilla
Prophet Bird, Op.82 No. 7
Rigaudon
Hebrew Melody
Golliwog's Cake-Walk
La Ronde des Lutins
2nd Polonaise Brillante, Op. 21
Obertass-Mazurka, Op. 19
Chanson Russe
Jeannie with the light brown hair
Deep River
Mélodie
Alt Wien
Tango
En Bateau
Polonaise de Concert, Op. 4
Scherzo Tarantelle, Op. 16
Ao pe da fogueira
Vocalise, Op. 34 No. 14
Sonata No.12 in E minor, Op. 3 No 6
Wellenspiel
Danza de la Gitana (1990 Digital Remaster)
Habanera, Op. 21 No.2
Playera, Op.23
Spanish Dance, Op.26 No. 8

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