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Reference Classics - First Sampling


Release Date: 12/17/1993 
Label:  Reference Recordings   Catalog #: 1   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Aaron CoplandJohann PachelbelFranz LisztBenjamin Britten,   ... 
Performer:  Minoru NojimaMarcella DeCrayMatthew WalshStanley Ritchie,   ... 
Conductor:  Keith ClarkRalph HooperJean-Louis Le RouxVarujan Kojian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pacific Symphony OrchestraTafelmusikChicago Pro Musica,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
An Outdoor Overture by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Keith Clark
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pacific Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/21/1982 
Venue:  Santa Ana HS Auditorium, Santa Ana, CA 
Length: 8 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. It originally appeared on Reference RR 22. 
2.
Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major by Johann Pachelbel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tafelmusik
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/1982 
Venue:  St Anne's Church, Toronto 
Length: 5 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. It originally appeared on Reference RR 13. 
3.
Transcendental Etudes (12) for Piano, S 139: no 5, Feux follets by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Minoru Nojima (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1986 
Venue:  Oxnard Civic Auditorium, Oxnard, CA 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: This selection originally appeared on Reference RR 25. 
4.
A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28: Interlude by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Marcella DeCray (Harp)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; England 
Venue:  St Ignatius Church, San Francisco, CA 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Notes: This selection originally appeared on Reference RR 21. 
5.
Die Dreigroschenoper: Tango Ballad "Zuhälterballade" by Kurt Weill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Pro Musica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; Berlin, Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Medinah Temple, Chicago 
Length: 4 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Notes: This selection originally appeared on Reference RR 29. It is played with the canon from Weill's "Threepenny Opera Suite." 
6.
Die Dreigroschenoper: Kanonensong by Kurt Weill
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Pro Musica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; Berlin, Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Medinah Temple, Chicago 
Notes: This selection originally appeared on Reference RR 29. It is played with the tango from Weill's "Threepenny Opera Suite." 
7.
Nativity Carol by John Rutter
Performer:  Matthew Walsh (Organ)
Conductor:  Ralph Hooper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Choral Artists
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; England 
Venue:  St Ignatius Church, San Francisco 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Notes: This selection originally appeared on Reference RR 21. 
8.
Tempest: Suite - Prelude to Act 2 by Paul Chihara
Conductor:  Jean-Louis Le Roux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Performing Arts Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/07/1981 
Venue:  Zellerbach Hall, Berkeley, CA 
Length: 6 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. It originally appeared on Reference RR 10.
This selection is played with the other excerpts from Chihara's "Tempest Suite." 
9.
L'histoire du soldat: Soldier at the Brook by Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Pro Musica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918; Switzerland 
Date of Recording: 08/1983 
Venue:  Medinah Temple, Chicago 
Length: 1 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. It originally appeared on Reference
RR 17CD. 
10.
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: 2nd movement, Largo ma non tanto by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Stanley Ritchie (Violin), Linda Quan (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Helicon
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Venue:  Harms Center, Englewood, New Jersey 
Length: 7 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Notes: This selection originally appeared on Reference RR 23. 
11.
Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14: 5th movement, Witch's Sabbath by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Varujan Kojian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; France 
Date of Recording: 03/27/1982 
Venue:  Symphony Hall, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 9 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Notes: This selection originally appeared on Reference RR 11. 
12.
Tempest: Suite - Corn Variation by Paul Chihara
Conductor:  Jean-Louis Le Roux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Performing Arts Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/07/1981 
Venue:  Zellerbach Hall, Berkeley, CA 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. It originally appeared on Reference RR 10.
This selection is played with the other excerpts from Chihara's "Tempest Suite." 
13.
Tempest: Suite - Barley Beguine by Paul Chihara
Conductor:  Jean-Louis Le Roux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Performing Arts Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/07/1981 
Venue:  Zellerbach Hall, Berkeley, CA 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. It originally appeared on Reference RR 10.
This selection is played with the other excerpts from Chihara's "Tempest Suite." 
14.
Tempest: Suite - Rye Rag by Paul Chihara
Conductor:  Jean-Louis Le Roux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Performing Arts Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/07/1981 
Venue:  Zellerbach Hall, Berkeley, CA 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. It originally appeared on Reference RR 10.
This selection is played with the other excerpts from Chihara's "Tempest Suite." 
15.
Tempest: Suite - Tarantella by Paul Chihara
Conductor:  Jean-Louis Le Roux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  The Performing Arts Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/07/1981 
Venue:  Zellerbach Hall, Berkeley, CA 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. It originally appeared on Reference RR 10.
This selection is played with the other excerpts from Chihara's "Tempest Suite." 
16.
Pièces de clavecin en concerts: 5th Concert - no 2, La Cupis by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Performer:  Albert Fuller (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1741; France 
Date of Recording: 08/1987 
Venue:  Mission HS Auditorium, San Francisco 
Length: 6 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Notes: This selection originally appeared on Reference RR 27. 
17.
Façade Suite: Fanfare by Sir William Walton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Pro Musica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; England 
Date of Recording: 08/1983 
Venue:  Medinah Temple, Chicago 
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. It originally appeared on Reference RR 16.
This selection is timed with the Scotch Rhapsody and the Tango Pasodoble. 
18.
Façade Suite: Scottish Rhapsody by Sir William Walton
Performer:  Minoru Nojima (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Pro Musica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; England 
Date of Recording: 08/1983 
Venue:  Medinah Temple, Chicago 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. It originally appeared on Reference RR 16.
This selection is timed with the Fanfare and the Tango Pasodoble. 
19.
Façade: Suite no 1 - Tango Pasodoble by Sir William Walton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Pro Musica
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; England 
Date of Recording: 08/1983 
Venue:  Medinah Temple, Chicago 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. It originally appeared on Reference RR 16.
This selection is timed with the Fanfare and the Scotch Rhapsody. 
20.
Church Windows by Ottorino Respighi
Conductor:  Keith Clark
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pacific Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; Italy 
Date of Recording: 10/16/1983 
Venue:  Santa Ana HS Auditorium, Santa Ana, CA 
Length: 6 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. It originally appeared on Reference RR 15. 

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