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Discover The Classics Volume 3 - The Concerto


Release Date: 06/01/1999 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8554486-87   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Arcangelo CorelliTomaso AlbinoniAntonio VivaldiJohann Sebastian Bach,   ... 
Performer:  Anthony CamdenBéla BánfalviRobert HillMichael Behringer,   ... 
Conductor:  Jaroslav KrcekJohn GeorgiadisBéla BánfalviBohdan Warchal,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella IstropolitanaLondon VirtuosiBudapest Strings,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 37 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 8 in G minor "Christmas" - Allegro by Arcangelo Corelli
Conductor:  Jaroslav Krcek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1712; Rome, Italy 
2. Concerti (12) ŕ 5, Op. 9: no 5 for Oboe in C major - Allegro by Tomaso Albinoni
Performer:  Anthony Camden (Oboe)
Conductor:  John Georgiadis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Virtuosi
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Venice, Italy 
3. Concerto for Violin in C major, Op. 8 no 6/RV 180 "Il piacere": Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Béla Bánfalvi (Violin)
Conductor:  Béla Bánfalvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
4. Brandenburg Concerto no 2 in F major, BWV 1047: 3rd movement, Allegro assai by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Bohdan Warchal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; ?Cöthen, Germany 
5. Concerto for 2 Harpsichords in C minor, BWV 1060: Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Robert Hill (Harpsichord), Michael Behringer (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Helmut Müller-Brühl
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cologne Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
6. Concerto for Trumpet in E flat major, H 7e no 1: 3rd movement, Finale by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Miroslav Kejmar (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Petr Skvor
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796; Vienna, Austria 
7. Concerto for Piano no 23 in A major, K 488: 1st movement, Allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  Mátyás Antal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Concentus Hungaricus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
8. Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Ernst Ottensamer (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Mozart Academy
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
9. Concerto for Horn no 4 in E flat major, K 495: 3rd movement, Rondo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Michael Thompson (French Horn)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
10. Concerto for Piano, Violin and Cello in C major, Op. 56 "Triple Concerto": 3rd movement, Rondo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Dong-Suk Kang (Violin), Jénö Jandó (Piano), Maria Kliegel (Cello)
Conductor:  Béla Drahos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia
Period: Classical 
Written: 1804; Vienna, Austria 
11. Concerto for Piano and Violin in D minor: Allegro molto by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Marat Bisengaliev (Violin)
Conductor:  Andrew Penny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Northern Sinfonia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Germany 
12. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 35: 3rd movement, Allegro vivacissimo by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Kenneth Jean
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
13. Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor, Op. 102 "Double": 2nd movement, Andante by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Maria Kliegel (Cello), Ilya Kaler (Violin)
Conductor:  Andrew Constantine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Austria 
14. Concerto for Piano no 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 1: 2nd movement, Andante by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Bernd Glemser (Piano)
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891/1917; Russia 
15. Concerto for Viola, Sz 120: 3rd movement, Allegro vivace by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Hong-Mei Xiao (Viola)
Conductor:  Janos Kovács
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
Notes: The score used for this performance was completed and orchestrated by
Tibor Serly in 1949. 
16. Concerto for Guitar, W 501: 3rd Movement, Allegretto non troppo by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Performer:  Norbert Kraft (Guitar)
Conductor:  Nicholas Ward
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Northern Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951; Brazil 
17. Concerto for Cello no 1 in E flat major, Op 107: 1st movement, Allegretto by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Maria Kliegel (Cello)
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra Katowice
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; USSR 
18. The Piano Concerto: The Release by Michael Nyman
Performer:  John Lenehan (Piano)
Conductor:  Takuo Yuasa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ulster Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1993; England 
19. Suonata con stromenti e tromba in D major, G 1: Andante - Allegro by Giuseppe Torelli
Performer:  Miroslav Kejmar (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Petr Skvor
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1690; Italy 
20. Concertos (6) for Organ, Op. 4: no 4 in F major, HWV 292 - Allegro by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Simon Lindley (Organ)
Conductor:  Bradley Creswick
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Northern Sinfonia
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; London, England 
21. Concerto for Cello no 3 in A major, Wq 172/H 439: 3rd movement, Allegro assai by Carl Philipp Emmanuel Bach
Performer:  Timothy Hugh (Cello)
Conductor:  Richard Studt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1753; Berlin, Germany 
22. Concerto for Piano no 1 in E flat major, S 124: 1st movement, Allegro maestoso by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Joseph Banowetz (Piano)
Conductor:  Oliver Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849/1856; Weimar, Germany 
23. Concerto for Clarinet in C minor, Op. 31: 1st movement, Allegro vigoroso by Gerald Finzi
Performer:  Robert Plane (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Howard Griffiths
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Northern Sinfonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948-1949; England 
24. Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor": 3rd movement, Rondo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Stefan Vladar (Piano)
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
25. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 35 by Erich Wolfgang Korngold
Performer:  Vera Tsu (Violin)
Conductor:  Long Yu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Razumovsky Sinfonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
26. Concerto for Cello, F 107: 3rd movement, Allegro by Sir Arthur Bliss
Performer:  Timothy Hugh (Cello)
Conductor:  David Lloyd-Jones
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Northern Philharmonia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1970; England 

Sound Samples

Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto": V. Allegro
Sonata a 5: I. Andante. II. Allegro.
Oboe Concerto in C major, Op. 9, No. 5: III. Allegro
Violin Concerto in C major, Op. 8, No. 6, RV 180, "Il piacere": Violin Concerto in C major, Op. 8, No. 6, RV 180, "Il Piacere", III. Allegro
Organ Concerto No. 4 in F major, Op. 4, No. 4, HWV 292: Organ Concerto in F major, Op. 4, No. 4: I. Allegro
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F major, BWV 1047: III. Allegro assai
Concerto for 2 Harpsichords in C minor, BWV 1060: III. Allegro
Cello Concerto in A major, Wq. 172, H. 439: III. Allegro assai
Trumpet Concerto in E flat major, Hob.VIIe:1: III. Finale: Allegro
Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major, K. 488: I. Allegro
Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K. 622: Clarinet Concerto in A major, K. 622: II. Adagio
Horn Concerto No. 4 in E flat major, K. 495: III. Rondo: Allegro vivace
Triple Concerto for Violin, Cello and Piano in C major, Op. 56: Concerto for Violin, Cello and Piano in C major, Op. 56, "Triple Concerto": III. Rondo alla polacca
Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major, Op. 73, "Emperor": III. Rondo: Allegro
Concerto for Violin and Piano in D minor: Concerto for Violin, Piano and Strings in D minor: III. Allegro molto
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E flat major, S124/R455: Allegro maestoso
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35: III. Finale: Allegro vivacissimo
Double Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor, Op. 102: II. Andante
Piano Concerto No. 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 1: II. Andante
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35: I. Moderato mobile
Viola Concerto, BB 128: Viola Concerto, Sz 120, BB 128: III. FInale: Allegretto
Clarinet Concerto in C minor, Op. 31: I. Allegro vigoroso
Guitar Concerto: III. Allegretto non troppo
Cello Concerto No. 1 in E flat major, Op. 107: I. Allegretto
Cello Concerto: Op. 120: III. Allegro
The Piano Concerto: Piano Concerto: IV. The Release

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