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Isaac Stern - A Life In Music - Vivaldi: The Four Seasons


Release Date: 05/16/1995 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 66472   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Antonio VivaldiCarl Stamitz
Performer:  Isaac SternJean-Pierre RampalItzhak PerlmanPinchas Zukerman,   ... 
Conductor:  Isaac SternJános RollaZubin MehtaEugene Ormandy,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Jerusalem Music Center Chamber OrchestraFranz Liszt Academy Chamber OrchestraNew York Philharmonic,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 25 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concertos (4) for Violin, Op. 8 no 1-4 "Four seasons" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Isaac Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Jerusalem Music Center Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
2. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Isaac Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Jerusalem Music Center Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
3. Concerto for Violin in G minor, Op. 8 no 2/RV 315 "L'estate" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Isaac Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Jerusalem Music Center Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
4. Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Isaac Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Jerusalem Music Center Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
5. Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Isaac Stern
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Jerusalem Music Center Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
6. Concerto for 2 Violins in G major, RV 516 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Jean-Pierre Rampal (Flute), Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  János Rolla
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Franz Liszt Academy Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Notes: Transcribed: Jean-Pierre Rampal 
7. Concerto for 2 Violins in B flat major, RV 524 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Jean-Pierre Rampal (Flute), Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  János Rolla
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Franz Liszt Academy Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Notes: Transcribed: Jean-Pierre Rampal 
8. Concerto for 3 Violins in F major, RV 551 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Pinchas Zukerman (Violin), Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
9. Concerto for 2 Violins in A minor, Op. 3 no 8/RV 522 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  David Oistrakh (Violin), Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711; Venice, Italy 
Notes: Arranged: Sam Franko 
10. Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, RV 514 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  David Oistrakh (Violin), Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra members
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
11. Concerto for 2 Violins in G minor, RV 517 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  David Oistrakh (Violin), Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra members
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
12. Concerto for 2 Violins in C minor, RV 509 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  David Oistrakh (Violin), Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Daniel Barenboim,  János Rolla,  Zubin Mehta,  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  Franz Liszt Academy Chamber Orchestra,  New York Philharmonic  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
13. Concerto for 2 Violins in D major, RV 512 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), David Oistrakh (Violin)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra members
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
14. Symphonie Concertante for Violin and Viola in D major by Carl Stamitz
Performer:  Pinchas Zukerman (Viola), Isaac Stern (Violin)
Conductor:  Daniel Barenboim
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1780-1782; The Hague, Netherlan 

Sound Samples

I. Allegro
II. Largo
III. Allegro
I. Allegro non molto
II. Adagio
III. Presto
I. Allegro
II. Adagio molto
III. Allegro
I. Allegro non molto
II. Largo
III. Allegro
I. Allegro molto
II. Andante
III. Allegro
I. Allegro
II. Andante
III. Allegro
I. Allegro
II. Andante
III. Allegro
I. Allegro
II. Larghetto e spiritoso
III. Allegro
I. Allegro non molto
II. Adagio
III. Allegro molto
I. Allegro
II. Andante
III. [ ]
I. Allegro ma poco e cantabile
II. Andante molto
III. Allegro
I. Allegro molto
II. Largo
III. Allegro
I. Allegro
II. Romance
III. Rondeau

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