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Meditation Classics / Masur, Suitner, Neumann, Bongartz, Weigle, Et Al


Release Date: 09/09/2008 
Label:  Berlin Classics   Catalog #: 184572   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ottorino RespighiRobert SchumannFranz Joseph HaydnAntonio Vivaldi,   ... 
Performer:  Andreas PistoriusKlaus FeldmannRainer FeldmannGüher Pekinel,   ... 
Conductor:  Jörg-Peter WeigleGünther HerbigMax PommerHerbert Kegel,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Music School OrchestraBerlin Staatskapelle OrchestraLeipzig Radio Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Ancient Airs and Dances, Set 3: Siciliana by Ottorino Respighi
Conductor:  Jörg-Peter Weigle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Music School Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; Rome, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
2. Phantasiestücke (8) for Piano, Op. 12: no 1, Des Abends by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Andreas Pistorius (Piano)
Conductor:  Jörg-Peter Weigle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Music School Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
3. Symphony no 7 in C major, H 1 no 7 "Le Midi": 2nd movement, Adagio by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  Günther Herbig
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1761; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Length: 6 Minutes 29 Secs. 
4. Trio Sonata for Violin, Lute and Basso Continuo in C major, RV 82: Larghetto by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Klaus Feldmann (Guitar), Rainer Feldmann (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 20 Secs. 
5. Élégie for Piano, FP 175 by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Güher Pekinel (Piano), Süher Pekinel (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
6. Symphony no 19 in E flat major, K 132: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Max Pommer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1772; Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 31 Secs. 
7. Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 106/Op. 32: no 2 in A flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Andreas Pistorius (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1837; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 25 Secs. 
8. Etudes-tableaux (9) for Piano, Op. 33: no 5 in D minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Siegfried Stöckigt (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1911; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
9. L'arlésienne: Suite no 1 - 3rd movement, Adagietto by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Herbert Kegel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
10. Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Nora Koch (Harp)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Notes: Arrangers: Victor Coeur; Nora Koch. 
11. Songs without words, vol 6, Op. 67: no 1, Andante in E flat major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Renate Schorler (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841-1845; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
12. Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Herz und Mund... by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Güher Pekinel (Piano), Süher Pekinel (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
13. Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16: 2nd movement, Adagio by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Annerose Schmidt (Piano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
Length: 6 Minutes 33 Secs. 
14. Waltzes (16) for Piano 4 hands, Op. 39: no 15 in A flat major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Süher Pekinel (Piano), Güher Pekinel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Austria 
Length: 1 Minutes 50 Secs. 
15. Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4: 3rd movement, Sentimental Sarabande by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Jörg-Peter Weigle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Music School Orchestra
Written: 1933-1934; England 
Length: 6 Minutes 34 Secs. 
16. Bagatelles (11) for Piano, Op. 119: no 11 in B flat major, Andante ma non troppo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Andreas Pistorius (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1820-1822; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 1 Minutes 41 Secs. 
17. Adagio for Piano in E major, D 612 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Peter Rösel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1818; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
18. Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Oskar Michallik (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Kurt Sanderling
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 24 Secs. 
19. Cantos de España, Op. 232: no 4, Córdoba by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  Rainer Feldmann (Guitar), Klaus Feldmann (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 38 Secs. 
20. Petrarca Sonnets (3) for Piano, S 158: no 3, Sonetto 123 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Andreas Pistorius (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1839-46; Hungary 
Length: 6 Minutes 28 Secs. 
21. Rapsodie espagnole: 1st movement, Prélude à la nuit by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Jörg-Peter Weigle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907-1908; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
22. Sonata for Flute and Piano: 2nd movement, Cantabile by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Siegfried Stöckigt (Piano), Werner Tast (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956-1957; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 56 Secs. 
23. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 13 in F sharp major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Marc Laforet (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 
24. Syrinx by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Johannes Walter (Flute)
Written: 1913 pub 1927 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
25. Thaïs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Egon Morbitzer (Violin)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 34 Secs. 
26. Intermezzi (3) for Piano, Op. 117: no 1 in E flat major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Peter Rösel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 35 Secs. 
27. From Holberg's Time, Op. 40: 2nd movement, Sarabande by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Jörg-Peter Weigle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Music School Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884; Norway 
Length: 4 Minutes 44 Secs. 
28. Etudes (4) for Piano, Op. 4: no 3 in B flat minor by Karol Szymanowski
Performer:  Siegfried Stöckigt (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1902; Poland 
Length: 5 Minutes 4 Secs. 
29. Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits by Christoph W. Gluck
Conductor:  Horst Förster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Vienna, Austria (1762).
Composition revised: Paris, France (1774). 
30. Kinderszenen, Op. 15: no 7, Träumerei by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Andreas Pistorius (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
31. Liebesträume for Piano, S 541: no 3, O Lieb, so lang by Franz Liszt
Conductor:  Robert Hanell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1850; Weimar, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Kurt Budde. 
32. Symphony no 8 in G major, Op. 88/B 163: 3rd movement, Allegretto by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Bohemia 
Length: 6 Minutes 38 Secs. 
33. Nocturnes (3) for Piano, B 54/Op. 9: no 2 in E flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Egon Morbitzer (Violin)
Conductor:  Robert Hanell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
Length: 4 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: G. E. Rischka. 
34. Symphony no 5 in C sharp minor: 4th movement, Adagietto by Gustav Mahler
Conductor:  Günther Herbig
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 10 Minutes 0 Secs. 
35. Les contes d'Hoffmann: Barcarolle by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  Robert Hanell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra members
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
36. Concerto for Piano in G major: 2nd movement, Adagio assai by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Rolf-Dieter Arens (Piano)
Conductor:  Heinz Rögner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929-1931; France 
Length: 11 Minutes 47 Secs. 
37. Sinfonia Concertant for Violin, Cello, Oboe and Bassoon in B flat major, H 1 no 105: 1st movement, A by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Werner Seltmann (Bassoon), Peter Fischer (Oboe), Gerhard Bosse (Violin),
Friedemann Erben (Cello)
Conductor:  Václav Neumann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1792; London, England 
Length: 9 Minutes 26 Secs. 
38. Contradances (4), K 101 (250a): Andantino by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Otmar Suitner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1776; Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 1 Minutes 48 Secs. 
39. Contradances (4), K 101 (250a): Gavotte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Otmar Suitner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1776; Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 1 Minutes 27 Secs. 
40. Septet in E flat major, Op. 20: 1st movement, Adagio - Allegro con brio by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Walter Levin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  German Chamber Philharmonic Bremen
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 10 Minutes 14 Secs. 
41. Serenade no 1 in D major, Op. 11: 4th movement - Menuetto I by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Heinz Bongartz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857-1858; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs. 
42. Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": 1st movement, Allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Otmar Suitner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 31 Secs. 
43. Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": 2nd movement, Romanza by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Otmar Suitner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 4 Secs. 
44. Nonet for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Horn, Bassoon and Strings in F major, Op. 31: 1st Movement, Allegro by Louis Spohr
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Octet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1813; Germany 
Length: 8 Minutes 29 Secs. 
45. Octet for Clarinet, Horn, Bassoon and Strings in F major, D 803/Op. 166: 4th movement, Andante by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Karl Suske (Violin), Konrad Siebach (Double Bass), Werner Seltmann (Bassoon),
Waldemar Schieber (French Horn), Dietmar Hallmann (Viola), Siegfried Kiebler (Clarinet),
Gerhard Bosse (Violin), Friedemann Erben (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1824; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 12 Minutes 3 Secs. 
46. Sinfonia concertante for Winds in E flat major, K 297b (K Anh 9): 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Heinz Wappler (Bassoon), Karl Schutte (Clarinet), Günter Schaffrath (French Horn),
Alfred Tolksdorf (Oboe)
Conductor:  Otmar Suitner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1778; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 46 Secs. 
47. Serenade no 2 in A major, Op. 16: 5th movement, Rondo by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Heinz Bongartz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1858-1859; Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 47 Secs. 
48. Sonata for Keyboard no 57 in F major, H 16 no 47: 2nd movement, Larghetto by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Walter Olbertz (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1788; Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 19 Secs. 
49. Concerto for Harpsichord in F minor, BWV 1056: 2nd movement, Largo-Arioso by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Hans Pischner (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Kurt Sanderling
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Music School Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
50. Concerto for Clarinet no 1 in F minor, J 114/Op. 73: 2nd movement, Adagio ma non troppo by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Oskar Michallik (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Kurt Sanderling
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1811; Munich, Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 47 Secs. 
51. Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 1 in C major, BWV 846 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Egon Morbitzer (Violin), Siegfried Stöckigt (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Charles Gounod. 

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