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Cinema Classics 2007 - Classical Music Made Famous In Films


Release Date: 12/11/2007 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8556834   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Edvard GriegGiuseppe VerdiSergei RachmaninovJean-Philippe Rameau,   ... 
Performer:  Bernd GlemserElena FilipovaPriti ColesJénö Jandó,   ... 
Conductor:  Bjarte EngesetMichael HalászAntoni WitKevin Mallon,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Iceland Symphony OrchestraSlovak Radio Symphony OrchestraThe National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes etude(s) for piano by Frédéric Chopin. Soloist: Idil Biret. Includes etude(s) for piano by Frédéric Chopin. Soloist: Idil Biret. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 1, Prelude "Morning" by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Bjarte Engeset
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Iceland Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
2.
Rigoletto: La donna č mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
3.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18: 2nd movement, Adagio sostenuto by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Bernd Glemser (Piano)
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; Russia 
4.
Castor et Pollux: Overture by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Conductor:  Kevin Mallon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Aradia Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1737; Paris, France 
5.
Requiem Mass: Libera me, Domine by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Elena Filipova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Piergiorgio Morandi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Opera Orchestra,  Hungarian State Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Italy 
6.
Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: no 2, Bourée by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Kevin Mallon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Aradia Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749; London, England 
7.
Rusalka, Op. 114/B 203: O moon high up "Song to the moon" by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Bohemia 
8.
Cosě fan tutte, K 588: Una donna a quindici anni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Priti Coles (Soprano)
Conductor:  Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical 
Written: 1790; Vienna, Austria 
9.
Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  András Ligeti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Concentus Hungaricus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
10.
Les pęcheurs de perles: Au fond du temple saint by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Igor Morozov (Baritone), Janez Lotric (Tenor)
Conductor:  Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
11.
1812 Overture, Op. 49 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Theodore Kuchar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ukrainian National Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 

Sound Samples

Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46: I. Morning Mood (Scoop)
Rigoletto: Act III: La donna e mobile (Rocky Balboa)
Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18: II. Adagio sostenuto (The History Boys)
Castor et Pollux: Overture (Marie Antoinette)
Messa da Requiem: Libera me (The Queen)
Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: II. Bourree (Casanova)
Rusalka, Op. 114, B. 203: Rusalka, Op. 114, Act I: O Silver Moon, "Song to the Moon" (The Departed)
12 Etudes, Op. 25: Etude No. 21 in G flat major, Op. 25, No. 9, "Butterfly's Wings" (The Prestige)
Cosi fan tutte, K. 588: Act II: Aria: Una donna a quindici anni (All The King's Men)
Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major, K. 467, "Elvira Madigan": II. Andante (Factory Girl)
Les pecheurs de perles (The Pearl Fishers): Act I: Duet: Au fond du temple saint (The Gigolos)
1812 Festival Overture, Op. 49: 1812 Overture, Op. 49 (V For Vendetta)

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