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Grace Like A River / Christopher Parkening


Release Date: 05/02/2006 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 56418   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Carlo DomeniconiJohann Sebastian BachIsaac AlbenizFrancisco Tarrega,   ... 
Performer:  Christopher Parkening
Conductor:  Andrew LittonKenneth KleinElmer Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic OrchestraYoung Musicians Foundation Debut OrchestraLondon Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by various composers. Soloist: Christopher Parkening. Includes work(s) by various composers. Soloist: Christopher Parkening. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Konyunbaba, Op. 19: Moderato by Carlo Domeniconi
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1985 
Length: 5 Minutes 4 Secs. 
2. Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
3. Recuerdos de Viaje, Op. 71: no 8, Rumores de la caleta by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Spain 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
4. Recuerdos de la Alhambra by Francisco Tarrega
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1880-1905; Spain 
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 
5. Concierto de Aranjuez for Guitar: 2nd movement, Adagio by Joaquin Rodrigo
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
Conductor:  Andrew Litton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; Spain 
Length: 10 Minutes 31 Secs. 
6. Etudes (12) for Guitar, W 235: no 1 in E minor by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; Paris, France 
Length: 1 Minutes 55 Secs. 
7. Romance for Guitar by Anonymous
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
Written: Spain 
Length: 1 Minutes 55 Secs. 
8. Ma mère l'oye: Laideronnette, impératrice des pagodes by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908-1910; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
9. Preámbulo and allegro vivo by Manuel Ponce
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Mexico 
Length: 4 Minutes 19 Secs. 
10. Partita for Violin solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: 5th movement, Chaconne by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 13 Minutes 12 Secs. 
11. Concerto for Guitar no 1 in D major, Op. 99: 3rd movement, Ritmico e cavalleresco by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
Conductor:  Kenneth Klein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Young Musicians Foundation Debut Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; Florence, Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 39 Secs. 
12. Concerto for Guitar: 2nd movement, Reflections by Elmer Bernstein
Performer:  Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
Conductor:  Elmer Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 9 Minutes 28 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Guitar Concerto #1 in D -Ritmico e cavalleresco (3rd movement)
Koyunbaba
Jesu, Joy Of Man's Desiring from Cantata
Rumores de la Caleta
Recuerdos de la Alhambra
Concierto de Aranjuez: II. Adagio
Etude No. 1 in E minor
Romance
Empress of the Pagodas
Preambulo & Allegro vivo
Chaconne
II. Reflections from Concerto for Guitar & Orchestra for Two Christophers
Guitar Concerto #1 in D -Ritmico e cavalleresco (3rd movement)

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