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Music For Driving / Various
Release Date: 06/24/2008 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 729033   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Antonio VivaldiGeorge Frideric HandelEnnio MorriconeGiuseppe Verdi,   ... 
Performer:  Anthony MarwoodJohn HudsonLesley GarrettMaria Bachmann,   ... 
Conductor:  Nicholas McGeganEnnio MorriconePeter RobinsonRaymond Leppard,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Anthony Marwood (Violin)
Conductor:  Nicholas McGegan
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
2. Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: Allegro by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Nicholas McGegan
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717 
Length: 2 Minutes 21 Secs. 
3. The Mission: Gabriel's Oboe by Ennio Morricone
Conductor:  Ennio Morricone
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
4. La traviata: Libiamo ne' lieti calici "Brindisi" by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  John Hudson (), Lesley Garrett ()
Conductor:  Peter Robinson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
5. Suite for Harpsichord in D minor, HWV 447: Sarabande by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
6. Romeo and Juliet Suite no 2, Op. 64b: Montagues and Capulets by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  Dimitri Mitropoulos
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 20 Secs. 
7. Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64: 3rd movement, Allegretto non troppo-Allegro molto vivace by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Maria Bachmann (Violin)
Conductor:  Libor Pesek
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 45 Secs. 
8. Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Evelyn Chen (Piano)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
9. Quintet for Piano and Strings in A major, D 667/Op. 114 "Trout" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Boris Berezovsky (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1819; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 0 Secs. 
10. Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Placido Domingo ()
Conductor:  Nello Santi
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
11. Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67: 1st movement, Allegro con brio by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Günter Wand
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807-1808; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 14 Secs. 
12. Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 13, Act 2 - Waltz of the Flowers by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Mark Ermler
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
Length: 6 Minutes 47 Secs. 
13. Symphony no 40 in G minor, K 550: 1st movement, Molto allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Jean-François Paillard
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 47 Secs. 
14. Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: 1st movement, Vivace by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  James Clark (Violin), Joji Hattori (Violin)
Conductor:  Joji Hattori
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
15. The Planets, Op. 32/H 125: Jupiter by Gustav Holst
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1916; England 
Length: 8 Minutes 1 Secs. 
16. Lakmé: Viens, Mallikà...Sous le dôme épais "Flower Duet" by Léo Delibes
Performer:  Janice Watson (), Ruby Philogene ()
Conductor:  Carl Davis
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 1 Secs. 

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