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Capitol Classics: Strings By Starlight / F Slatkin, Rabin


Release Date: 03/12/2008 
Label:  Emi Studio Catalog #: 63660   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Jules MassenetCamille Saint-SaënsAlexander BorodinJohann Sebastian Bach,   ... 
Performer:  Michael Rabin
Conductor:  Felix Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes the complete recordings formerly on LP as The Magic Bow and Strings by Starlight Includes the complete recordings formerly on LP as The Magic Bow and Strings by Starlight Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Thaïs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Michael Rabin (Violin)
Conductor:  Felix Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
2. Introduction and Rondo capriccioso for Violin and Orchestra in A minor, Op. 28 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Michael Rabin (Violin)
Conductor:  Felix Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
3. Quartet for Strings no 2 in D major: 3rd movement, Andante "Nocturne" by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Felix Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Russia 
Notes: Arranged: Sargent 
4. Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Felix Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
5. Caprice viennois, Op. 2 by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Michael Rabin (Violin)
Conductor:  Felix Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
6. The Old Refrain by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Michael Rabin (Violin)
Conductor:  Felix Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
7. Hora staccato by Grigoras Dinicu
Performer:  Michael Rabin (Violin)
Conductor:  Felix Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906; Romania 
Notes: Arranged: Heifetz 
8. Danny Boy "Londonderry Air" by Traditional
Conductor:  Felix Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Written: Ireland 
Notes: Arranged: Grainger 
9. Quartet for Strings no 1 in D major, Op. 11: 2nd movement, Andante cantabile by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Felix Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1871).
Composition revised: Russia (1888). 
10. Moto perpetuo for Violin and Orchestra in C major, Op. 11 by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Michael Rabin (Violin)
Conductor:  Felix Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835 
11. Zigeunerweisen, Op. 20 by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Michael Rabin (Violin)
Conductor:  Felix Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878 
12. Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Felix Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
13. Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Michael Rabin (Violin)
Conductor:  Felix Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
Notes: Arranged: Heifetz 

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