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Music For Relaxation


Release Date: 07/12/1991 
Label:  London/Decca Weekend Classics Catalog #: 430411   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Johann PachelbelTomaso AlbinoniJohann Sebastian BachChristoph W. Gluck,   ... 
Performer:  Claude Monteux
Conductor:  Karl MünchingerSir Neville MarrinerPierre MonteuxBernard Herrmann,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Chamber OrchestraAcademy of St. Martin in the FieldsLondon Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 1 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Conductor:  Karl Münchinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Karl Münchinger 
2.
Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor by Tomaso Albinoni
Conductor:  Karl Münchinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Notes: This work was reconstructed by Remo Giazotto in 1945 from a fragment by Albinoni. 
3.
Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
4.
Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Claude Monteux (Flute)
Conductor:  Pierre Monteux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
5.
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 
6.
Pavane, Op. 50 by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  Bernard Herrmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; France 
7.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Karl Münchinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
8.
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 
Notes: Arranged: Ralph Greaves 
9.
Symphony no 5 in C sharp minor: 4th movement, Adagietto by Gustav Mahler
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Vienna, Austria 

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