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Autumn Moods - Instrumental Classics


Release Date: 09/12/2006 
Label:  Hänssler Classic   Catalog #: 98225   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Edvard GriegRobert SchumannCiprian PorumbescuLudwig van Beethoven,   ... 
Performer:  Dirk AltmannFlorian HenschelGordon SchultzSebastian Silvestra,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Neville MarrinerPatrick StrubIona BrownOndrej Kukal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the FieldsArcata Chamber OrchestraCzech Chamber Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

With selections featuring an international roster of some of the finest musicians in Europe, Autumn Moods provides a restful and romantic soundtrack to the season. With selections featuring an international roster of some of the finest musicians in Europe, Autumn Moods provides a restful and romantic soundtrack to the season. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 1, Prelude "Morning" by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
2. Pieces (12) for Piano 4 hands, Op. 85: no 12, Abendlied by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Dirk Altmann (Clarinet), Florian Henschel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 
3. Ballade for Violin and Piano, Op. 29 by Ciprian Porumbescu
Performer:  Gordon Schultz (Piano), Sebastian Silvestra (Pan Flute)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Romania 
Length: 5 Minutes 32 Secs. 
4. Lyric Pieces (6), Book 9, Op. 68: no 4, Evening in the Mountain by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Norway 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
5. Phantasiestücke (3) for Clarinet and Piano, Op. 73: no 1, Zart und mit Ausdruck by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Dirk Altmann (Clarinet), Florian Henschel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
6. Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Evgene Mursky (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 22 Secs. 
7. Andante for Oboe and Piano by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Lajos Lencsés (Oboe)
Conductor:  Patrick Strub
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Arcata Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Length: 4 Minutes 3 Secs. 
8. Auf dem Wasser zu singen (Schubert) for Piano, S 558 no 2 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Eduard Stan (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1838; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 26 Secs. 
9. Concerto for Oboe in C major: Introduzione by Domenico Cimarosa
Performer:  Lajos Lencsés (Oboe)
Conductor:  Patrick Strub
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Arcata Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Notes: This concerto is based on four of Cimarosa's piano sonatas, adapted by
Arthur Benjamin in 1942. 
10. Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Iona Brown
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 3 Secs. 
11. Concerto for Horn in E major, K 3 no 42: Rondo à la chasse by Antonio Rosetti
Performer:  Zdenek Divoky (French Horn)
Conductor:  Ondrej Kukal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 18th Century; Bohemia 
Length: 5 Minutes 46 Secs. 
12. Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Iona Brown (Violin)
Conductor:  Iona Brown
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 10 Minutes 4 Secs. 
13. Getreue Music-Meister: Trio Sonata for 2 Recorders and Basso Continuo in C major, TV 42 no C 1: Largo by Georg Philipp Telemann
Performer:  James Bush (Cello), Sylvia C. Rosin (Recorder), Irmhild Beutler (Recorder),
Sabine Erdmann (Harpsichord)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dreiklang Berlin Ensemble
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46: I. Morning
12 Klavierstucke, Op. 85: 12 Vierhandige Clavierstucke, Op. 85: XII. Abendlied
Balada, Op. 29 (arr. for pan flute and piano)
2 Lyric Pieces, Op. 68 (version for orchestra): 2 Lyric Pieces from Op. 68: IV. Evening in the Mountains
Fantasiestucke, Op. 73: I. Zart und mit Ausdruck
Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27, No. 2, "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto
Andante in F minor
12 Lieder von Schubert, S558/R243: II. Auf dem Wasser zu Singen
Oboe Concerto in C major (arr. A. Benjamin from keyboard sonatas): Oboe Concerto in C major: I. Introduzione: Larghetto (arr. A. Benjamin from keyboard sonatas)
Overture (Suite) No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068: II. Air, "Air on a G String"
Horn Concerto in E major, C. 51/K.III:42: III. Rondo a la chasse
Der getreue Music-Meister: Trio in C major, TWV 42:C1: Trio Sonata in C major: IV. Lucretia - Largo
The 4 Seasons: Violin Concerto in F major, Op. 8, No. 3, RV 293, "L'autunno" (Autumn): I. Allegro
The 4 Seasons: Violin Concerto in F major, Op. 8, No. 3, RV 293, "L'autunno" (Autumn): II. Adagio molto
The 4 Seasons: Violin Concerto in F major, Op. 8, No. 3, RV 293, "L'autunno" (Autumn): III. Allegro

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