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Cinema Classics 2006


Release Date: 06/20/2006 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8556833   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Richard StraussJohann Strauss Jr.Wolfgang Amadeus MozartGaetano Donizetti,   ... 
Performer:  Marina MescheriakovaVincenzo La ScolaKym AmpsJános Selmeczy,   ... 
Conductor:  Zdenek KoslerJohannes WildnerMichael HalászPiergiorgio Morandi,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic OrchestraSlovak State Philharmonic OrchestraNicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30: Sunrise by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Zdenek Kosler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895-1896; Germany 
Venue:  Reduta Hall, Bratislava 
Length: 1 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was used in the movie "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory." 
2. An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 13 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was used in the movie "The Life and Death of Peter Sellers." 
3. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Porgi, amor, qualche ristoro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Marina Mescheriakova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection was used in the movie "The Skeleton Key." 
4. L'Elisir d'Amore: Una furtiva lagrima by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Vincenzo La Scola (Tenor)
Conductor:  Piergiorgio Morandi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/1995 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 5 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection was used in the movie "Match Point." 
5. Symphony no 1 in A flat major, Op. 55: 1st movement, Andante nobilimente e semplice - Excerpt(s) by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  George Hurst
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1992 
Venue:  BBC Concert Hall, Manchester 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was used in the movie "Wallace & Gromit in the Curse of the Were-Rabbit."
Composition written: England (1907 - 1908). 
6. Dido and Aeneas, Z 626: Thy hand, Belinda...When I am laid in earth by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Kym Amps (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1689; England 
Date of Recording: 10/1994 
Length: 4 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection was used in the movie "Der Untergang" ("The Downfall"). 
7. Quartet for Strings no 21 in D major, K 575: 1st movement, Allegretto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  János Selmeczy (Violin), Péter Szüts (Violin), Sándor Papp (Viola),
György Éder (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Éder String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1789; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1992 
Venue:  Unitarian Church, Budapest 
Length: 7 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was used in the movie "Monster-in-Law." 
8. Abdelazer, Z 570 "Moor's Revenge": Hornpipe by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Terence Charlston (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1695; England 
Date of Recording: 06/1994 
Length: 1 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was used in the movie "Pride and Prejudice." 
9. Song of the Volga boatmen by Traditional
Conductor:  Victor Fedorov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Red Army Chorus,  Red Army Band
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mosfilm Studios, Moscow, Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
Notes: This selection was used in the movie "Lord of War." 
10. Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34 by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Russia 
Date of Recording: 01/1991 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, London 
Length: 15 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was used in the movie "Brokeback Mountain." 
11. Jesu, meine Freude, BWV 227: Jesu, meine Freude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1996 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: This selection continues through the motet's second verse, "Es ist nun nichts Verdamliches an denen."
This selection was used in the movie "Kingdom of Heaven." 
12. Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Conductor:  Helmut Müller-Brühl
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cologne Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was used in the movie "The Upside of Anger." 
13. Il barbiere di Siviglia: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Will Humburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Failoni Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was used in the movie "Robots." 

Sound Samples

Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30, TrV 176: Introduction (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory)
An der schonen, blauen Donau (The Beautiful Blue Danube), Op. 314: (The Life and Death of Peter Sellers)
Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K. 492: Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492, Act II: Porgi amor (The Skeleton Key)
Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville): Overture (Robots)
L'elisir d'amore (The Elixir of Love): L'elisir d'amore, Act II: Una furtiva lagrima (Match Point)
Symphony No. 1 in A flat major, Op. 55: I. (opening) (Wallace & Gromit - Curse of the Were-Rabbit)
Jesu, meine Freude, BWV 227: (excerpt) (Kingdom of Heaven)
Canon and Gigue: in D major (The Upside of Anger)
Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Dido's Lament (The Downfall - Der Untergang)
String Quartet No. 21 in D major, K. 575, "Prussian No. 1" (Monster-In-Law): String Quartet No. 21 in D major, K. 575: I. Allegretto (Monster-In-Law)
Abdelazar, Z. 570, "The Moor's Revenge": Abdelazer, Z. 570: Hornpipe in D minor, Z. T684, "Round O" (Pride and Prejudice)
Song of the Volga Boatmen: (Lord of War)
Capriccio espagnol, Op. 34: Capriccio espanol, Op. 34 (Brokeback Mountain)

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