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For Your Life - For A Rainy Day

Release Date: 10/02/2001 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 470237   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Erik SatieClaude DebussyRalph Vaughan WilliamsFrédéric Chopin,   ... 
Performer:  Pascal RogéVladimir AshkenazyTess MillerCarmel Kaine,   ... 
Conductor:  Bernard HerrmannSir Neville MarrinerGianandrea GavazzeniRaymond Leppard,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic OrchestraAcademy of St. Martin in the FieldsNational Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

Gymnopédies (3) for Piano by Erik Satie
Performer:  Pascal Rogé (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888; France 
Length: 8 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Bernard Herrmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Fantasia on Greensleeves by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 15 in D flat major "Raindrop" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo by Pietro Mascagni
Conductor:  Gianandrea Gavazzeni
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Italy (1888).
Composition revised: Italy (1889). 
Concerto for Oboe and Violin in C minor, BWV 1060: 2nd movement, Adagio by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Tess Miller (Oboe), Carmel Kaine (Violin)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Length: 5 Minutes 15 Secs. 
The lark ascending by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Iona Brown (Viola)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914/1920; England 
Length: 16 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Liebesleid by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
From Holberg's Time, Op. 40: 2nd movement, Sarabande by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884; Norway 
Length: 4 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 "Enigma": Variation 9, Nimrod by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898-1899; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Concerto for Harpsichord in F minor, BWV 1056: 2nd movement, Largo-Arioso by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Raymond Leppard (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 

Sound Samples

3 Gymnopédies: No.1
3 Gymnopédies: No.2
3 Gymnopédies: No.3
Suite bergamasque, L.75: 3. Clair de lune
Fantasia on Greensleeves
24 Préludes, Op.28: 15. in D flat major ("Raindrop")
Cavalleria rusticana: Intermezzo
Concerto for 2 Harpsichords, Strings, and Continuo in C minor, BWV 1060 - performing edition by C. Hogwood for violin, oboe and strings: 2. Adagio
The Lark Ascending
Concerto for Harpsichord, Strings, and Continuo No.5 in F minor, BWV 1056: 2. Largo
Holberg Suite, Op.40: 2. Sarabande (Andante)
Variations on an Original Theme, Op.36 "Enigma": 9. Nimrod (Adagio)

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