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The Best Of Maxim Vengerov


Release Date: 04/24/2007 
Label:  Warner Classics   Catalog #: 63780   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenJohannes BrahmsMax BruchAntonín Dvorák,   ... 
Performer:  Maxim VengerovItamar GolanAlexander MarkovichRevital Chachamov
Conductor:  Daniel BarenboimKurt MasurClaudio AbbadoZubin Mehta,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony OrchestraLeipzig Gewandhaus OrchestraNew York Philharmonic,   ... 
Number of Discs: 11 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 11 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 5 in F major, Op. 24 "Spring" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin), Itamar Golan (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800-1801; Vienna, Austria 
2. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 9 in A major, Op. 47 "Kreutzer" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Alexander Markovich (Piano), Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1802-1803; Vienna, Austria 
3. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 2 in A major, Op. 100 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Alexander Markovich (Piano), Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Austria 
4. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Conductor:  Daniel Barenboim
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Austria 
5. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 108 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Conductor:  Daniel Barenboim
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1888; Austria 
6. Concerto for Violin no 1 in G minor, Op. 26 by Max Bruch
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Germany 
7. Concerto for Violin in A minor, Op. 53 by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879-1880; Bohemia 
8. Sonata for Violin and Piano in E minor, Op. 82 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin), Revital Chachamov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; England 
9. Concerto for Violin in A minor, Op. 82 by Alexander Glazunov
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Russia 
10. Sonata for Violin and Piano in F major (1820) by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Alexander Markovich (Piano), Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1820; Germany 
11. Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
12. Sonata for Violin and Piano in B flat major, K 378 (317d) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1779; Salzburg, Austria 
13. Concerto for Violin, Op. 33 by Carl Nielsen
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Conductor:  Daniel Barenboim
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; Denmark 
14. Concerto for Violin no 1 in D major, Op. 6 by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1817 
15. Concerto for Violin no 1 in D major, Op. 19 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Conductor:  Mstislav Rostropovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
16. Concerto for Violin no 2 in G minor, Op. 63 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Conductor:  Mstislav Rostropovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; Paris, France 
17. Introduction and Rondo capriccioso for Violin and Orchestra in A minor, Op. 28 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
18. Havanaise for Violin and Orchestra in E major, Op. 83 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; France 
19. Concerto for Violin no 1 in A minor, Op. 77 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Conductor:  Mstislav Rostropovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USSR 
Notes: This concerto was originally published in 1956 as Op. 99.
Composition written: USSR (1947 - 1955). 
20. Concerto for Violin no 2 in C sharp minor, Op. 129 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Conductor:  Mstislav Rostropovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1967; USSR 
21. Concerto for Violin in D minor, Op. 47 by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Conductor:  Daniel Barenboim
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1905; Finland 
22. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 35 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
23. Carmen Fantasy for Violin and Orchestra by Franz Waxman
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946 
24. Polonaise brillante for Violin and Piano no 1 in D major, Op. 4 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Itamar Golan (Piano), Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Russia 
25. Introduction and Variations for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 13 "Di tanti palpiti" by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Itamar Golan (Piano), Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1819; Italy 
26. Légende for Violin and Orchestra in G major, Op. 17 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Itamar Golan (Piano), Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1860; St. Petersburg, Russ 
27. Schön Rosmarin by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Itamar Golan (Piano), Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
28. Baal shem: 2nd movement, Nigun "Improvisation" by Ernest Bloch
Performer:  Itamar Golan (Piano), Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923; USA 
29. Souvenir d'un lieu cher, Op. 42: no 2, Scherzo by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Itamar Golan (Piano), Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
30. Souvenir d'un lieu cher, Op. 42: no 3, Mélodie by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Itamar Golan (Piano), Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
31. Tambourin chinois, Op. 3 by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Itamar Golan (Piano), Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
32. Thème et Variations for Violin and Piano by Olivier Messiaen
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin), Itamar Golan (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; France 
33. Caprice viennois, Op. 2 by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin), Itamar Golan (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
34. Caprice basque, Op. 24 by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin), Itamar Golan (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881 
35. La ronde des lutins, Op. 25 by Antonio Bazzini
Performer:  Maxim Vengerov (Violin), Itamar Golan (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1847; Italy 

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