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The Essential Hilary Hahn


Release Date: 07/10/2007 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 709580   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachSamuel BarberJohannes BrahmsLudwig van Beethoven,   ... 
Performer:  Hilary Hahn
Conductor:  Hugh WolffSir Neville MarrinerDavid ZinmanMarek Janowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul Chamber OrchestraAcademy of St. Martin in the FieldsBaltimore Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 1 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Partita for Violin solo no 3 in E major, BWV 1006: 1st movement, Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Hilary Hahn (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
2. Concerto for Violin, Op. 14: 2nd movement, Andante by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Hilary Hahn (Violin)
Conductor:  Hugh Wolff
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; USA 
Length: 9 Minutes 7 Secs. 
3. Partita for Violin solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: 5th movement, Chaconne by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Hilary Hahn (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 17 Minutes 48 Secs. 
4. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77: 1st movement, Allegro non troppo by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Hilary Hahn (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Austria 
Length: 23 Minutes 14 Secs. 
5. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61: 1st movement, Allegro ma non troppo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Hilary Hahn (Violin)
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 24 Minutes 25 Secs. 
6. Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64: 1st movement, Allegro molto appassionato by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Hilary Hahn (Violin)
Conductor:  Hugh Wolff
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Length: 12 Minutes 1 Secs. 
7. Concerto for Violin in D major: 4th movement, Capriccio by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Hilary Hahn (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 31 Secs. 
8. Serenade for Violin and Orchestra "after Plato's Symposium": 4th movement, Agathon by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Hilary Hahn (Violin)
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; USA 
Length: 7 Minutes 10 Secs. 
9. Concerto for Violin no 1 in A minor, Op. 77: 2nd movement, Scherzo by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Hilary Hahn (Violin)
Conductor:  Marek Janowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Modern 
Written: 1947-1948 
Length: 5 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Notes: This concerto was originally published in 1956 as Op. 99.
Composition written: USSR (1947 - 1955). 
10. Concerto for Violin: 2nd movement by Edgar Meyer
Performer:  Hilary Hahn (Violin)
Conductor:  Hugh Wolff
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1999; USA 
Length: 16 Minutes 4 Secs. 

Sound Samples

I. Preludio from Partita No. 3 in E Major, BWV 1006
II. Andante from Concerto for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 14 (Instrumental)
V. Chaconne from Partita No. 2 for Violin in D minor, BWV 1004 (Instrumental)
I. Allegro non troppo from Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 77 (Instrumental)
II. Scherzo. Allegro non troppo from Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 1 in A minor, Op. 77 (Instrumental)
I. Allegro ma non troppo from Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 61 (Instrumental)
Movement II from Violin Concerto (Instrumental)
I. Allegro molto appassionato from Concerto in E minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 64 (Instrumental)
IV. Agathon (Adagio) from Serenade for Solo Violin, Strings, Harp and Percussion (after Plato's "Symposium") (Instrumental)
IV. Capriccio from Concerto in D for Violin and Orchestra (1931) (Instrumental)

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