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Sileo - Music For Contemplation

Release Date: 04/25/2006 
Label:  Berlin Classics   Catalog #: 8289   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachEdvard GriegGiuseppe VerdiPietro Nardini,   ... 
Performer:  Manfred ScherzerFriedemann ErbenGerhard BosseMária Vermes,   ... 
Conductor:  Helmut KochOtmar SuitnerGiuseppe PatanéHorst-Tanu Markgraf,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Chamber OrchestraBerlin Staatskapelle OrchestraDresden Staatskapelle,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 25 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Helmut Koch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 32 Secs. 
From Holberg's Time, Op. 40: 4th movement, Air by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Otmar Suitner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884; Norway 
Length: 6 Minutes 19 Secs. 
La traviata: Act 3 Prelude by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Giuseppe Patané
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Concerto for Violin in E minor: Andante cantabile by Pietro Nardini
Performer:  Manfred Scherzer (Violin)
Conductor:  Helmut Koch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Length: 4 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Emilio Pente. 
Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 1 in G major, HWV 319 - Adagio by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Friedemann Erben (Cello), Gerhard Bosse (Violin), Mária Vermes (Violin)
Conductor:  Horst-Tanu Markgraf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Halle Handel Festival Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Concerto for Piano no 23 in A major, K 488: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Annerose Schmidt (Piano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Sinfonia for Strings in B minor, RV 169 "al Santo Sepolcro" by Antonio Vivaldi
Conductor:  Herbert Kegel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58: 2nd movement, Andante con moto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Peter Rösel (Piano)
Conductor:  Claus Peter Flor
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Symphony no 44 in E minor, H 1 no 44 "Trauer": 3rd movement, Adagio by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  Hartmut Haenchen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  C.P.E. Bach Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1772; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Venue:  Christuskirche, Berlin 
Length: 4 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92: 2nd movement, Allegretto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Classical 
Written: 1811-1812; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/1975 
Venue:  Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany 
Length: 9 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Lemminkäinen Suite, Op. 22: no 3, Swan of Tuonela by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Paavo Berglund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893-1897; Finland 
Length: 9 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Thaďs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Egon Morbitzer (Violin)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Trio for Piano and Strings no 1 in B major, Op. 8: 2nd movement, Adagio by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Kai Vogler (Violin), Roglit Ishay (Piano), Peter Bruns (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Trio
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854/1889; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1991 
Venue:  Lukaskirche, Dresden 
Length: 7 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 4 in E minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Marc Laforet (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Album für die Jugend, Op. 68: no 30, Molto lento by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Norman Shelter (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Nonet for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Horn, Bassoon and Strings in F major, Op. 31: Adagio by Louis Spohr
Performer:  Arthur Bauer (Oboe), Christian-Friedrich Dallmann (French Horn), Fritz Finsch (Bassoon),
Michael Simm (Clarinet), Barbara Sanderling (Double Bass), Rolf Döhler (Cello),
Christian Mencke (Viola), Helmut Löchel (Viola), Konrad Other (Violin),
Richard Waage (Flute)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Octet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1813; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1982 
Venue:  Christuskirche, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 8 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Nocturnes (3) for Piano, B 54/Op. 9: no 1 in B flat minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Elfrun Gabriel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
Length: 5 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Intermezzi (3) for Piano, Op. 117: no 1 in E flat major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Peter Rösel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany 
Length: 8 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Quartet for Strings no 16 in E flat major, K 428 (421b): 2nd movement, Andante con moto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Karl Suske (Violin), Matthias Pfaender (Cello), Karl-Heinz Dommus (Viola),
Klaus Peters (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suske String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1783; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Lukaskirche, Dresden 
Length: 7 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Octet for Strings in E flat major, Op. 20: 2nd movement, Andante by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Klaus Peters (Violin), Wolf-Dieter Batzdorf (Violin), Karl-Heinz Dommus (Viola),
Matthias Pfaender (Cello), Jürnjakob Timm (Cello), Dietmar Hallmann (Viola),
Giorgio Kröhner (Violin), Karl Suske (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin String Quartet,  Leipzig Gewandhaus String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Length: 7 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Sonata for Keyboard no 38 in F major, H 16 no 23: 2nd movement, Adagio by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Walter Olbertz (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1773; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 01/1970 
Venue:  Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Quartet for Strings no 16 in F major, Op. 135: 3rd movement, Lento assai by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suske String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1826; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Trio for Piano and Strings no 2 in E flat major, D 929/Op. 100: 2nd movement, Andante con moto by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Howard Penny (Cello), Markus Wolf (Violin), Christiane Karajeva (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Beethoven Trio Vienna
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/1995 
Venue:  Baumgarten Studio, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Quartet for Strings no 13 in A minor, D 804/Op 29 no 1 "Rosamunde": 2nd movement, Andante by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Helmut Nicolai (Viola), Anja Lechner (Cello), Andreas Reiner (Violin),
Simon Fordham (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Rosamunde Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1824; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/1994 
Venue:  Hochschüle für Musik, Munich 
Length: 7 Minutes 23 Secs. 

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