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Masters Of The Oboe


Release Date: 06/13/2006 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 000661002   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Alessandro MarcelloWolfgang Amadeus MozartRichard StraussRalph Vaughan Williams,   ... 
Performer:  Heinz HolligerJohn MackLothar KochCelia Nicklin,   ... 
Conductor:  Christoph von DohnányiHerbert von KarajanSir Neville MarrinerSir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I MusiciCleveland OrchestraBerlin Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mixed 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

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

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Oboe in D minor by Alessandro Marcello
Performer:  Heinz Holliger (Oboe)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1717; Italy 
2.
Concerto for Oboe in C major, K 314 (285d) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  John Mack (Oboe)
Conductor:  Christoph von Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Mannheim, Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1992 
Venue:  Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio 
Length: 21 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
3.
Concerto for Oboe in D major, AV 144 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Lothar Koch (Oboe)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1945-1948; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1974 
Length: 24 Minutes 56 Secs. 
4.
Concerto for Oboe in A minor by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Celia Nicklin (Oboe)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; England 
Length: 18 Minutes 21 Secs. 
5.
Sonata for Flute and Harpsichord in G minor, BWV 1020 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  HansJörg Schellenberger (Oboe), Rolf Koenen (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Notes: This work has been attributed to C. P. E. Bach. 
6.
Quartet for Oboe and Strings in F major, K 370 (368b) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Neil Black (Oboe), Denis Vigay (Cello), Stephen Shingles (Viola),
Iona Brown (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781; Munich, Germany 
7.
Le tombeau de Couperin: no 1, Prélude by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Ray Still (Oboe)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1917; France 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
8.
Romances (3) for Oboe and Piano, Op. 94 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Rolf Koenen (Piano), HansJörg Schellenberger (Oboe)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Germany 
9.
Metamorphoses (6) after Ovid for Oboe solo, Op. 49 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  HansJörg Schellenberger (Oboe)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951; England 
10.
Sonata for Oboe and Piano by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Rolf Koenen (Piano), HansJörg Schellenberger (Oboe)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; France 
Notes: This work was written in collaboration with Henri Dutilleux (1916 - ). 
11.
Pastorale for Violin, Oboe, English Horn, Clarinet and Bassoon by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Sherman Walt (Bassoon), Harold Wright (Clarinet), Ralph Gomberg (Oboe),
Laurence Thorstenberg (English Horn), Joseph Silverstein (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Chamber Players
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; France 
Date of Recording: 04/1977 
Venue:  Boston Symphony Hall, Massachusetts 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
12.
Trio for 2 Oboes and English Horn in C major, Op. 87: 4th movement, Finale by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Hans Elhorst (Oboe), Maurice Bourgue (English Horn), Heinz Holliger (Oboe)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1795; Vienna, Austria 

Sound Samples

Oboe Concerto In D Minor: 1. Andante e spiccato
Oboe Concerto In D Minor: 2. Adagio
Oboe Concerto In D Minor: 3. Presto
Oboe Concerto in C, K.314 (reconstruction from Concerto K.314/285d): 1. Allegro aperto
Oboe Concerto in C, K.314 (reconstruction from Concerto K.314/285d): 2. Adagio non troppo
Oboe Concerto in C, K.314 (reconstruction from Concerto K.314/285d): 3. Rondo (Allegretto)
Concerto For Oboe And Small Orchestra In D Major: 1. Allegro moderato
Concerto For Oboe And Small Orchestra In D Major: 2. Andante
Concerto For Oboe And Small Orchestra In D Major: 3. Vivace - Allegro
Concerto for Oboe and Strings: 1. Rondo Pastorale
3 Romances, Op.94: No.2 Einfach, innig
Concerto for Oboe and Strings: 2. Minuet & Musette
3 Romances, Op.94: No.3 Nicht schnell
Concerto for Oboe and Strings: 3. Finale
6 Metamorphoses after Ovid, Op.49: 1. Pan
6 Metamorphoses after Ovid, Op.49: 2. Phaeton
6 Metamorphoses after Ovid, Op.49: 3. Niobe
6 Metamorphoses after Ovid, Op.49: 4. Bacchus
6 Metamorphoses after Ovid, Op.49: 5. Narcissus
6 Metamorphoses after Ovid, Op.49: 6. Arethusa
Sonata for Oboe and Piano: 1. Elégie
Sonata for Oboe and Piano: 2. Scherzo
Sonata for Violin or Flute and Continuo, No.1 in G Minor BWV 1020: 1. (Allegro)
Sonata for Violin or Flute and Continuo, No.1 in G Minor BWV 1020: 2. Adagio
Sonata for Violin or Flute and Continuo, No.1 in G Minor BWV 1020: 3. Allegro
Oboe Quartet in F, K.370: 1. Allegro
Oboe Quartet in F, K.370: 2. Adagio
Oboe Quartet in F, K.370: 3. Rondeau (Allegro)
Le tombeau de Couperin - Orchestral version: 1. Prélude
Trio for 2 Oboes and cor anglais in C, Op.87: 4. Finale (presto)
3 Romances, Op.94: No.1 Nicht schnell
Sonata for Oboe and Piano: 3. Déploration
Pastorale (Arranged For Violin And Four Wind Instruments With The Collaboration Of Samuel Dushkin)

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