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The Most Beautiful Classical Melodies Vol 2 / Hahn, Fey, Rilling, Schulz, Stuttgart Bach Collegium, Et Al


Release Date: 11/11/2008 
Label:  Hänssler Classic   Catalog #: 98524   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachGeorge Frideric HandelFranz Joseph HaydnWolfgang Amadeus Mozart,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Badinerie by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Leipzig, Germany (1738 - 1739). 
2.
Concerto for Violin no 1 in A minor, BWV 1041: Excerpt(s) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 6 Secs. 
3.
Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 8, Hornpipe by George Frideric Handel
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Length: 9 Minutes 23 Secs. 
4.
Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 6 in G minor, HWV 324 by George Frideric Handel
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 19 Secs. 
5.
Symphony no 52 in C minor, H 1 no 52 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1774; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Length: 9 Minutes 5 Secs. 
6.
Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
7.
Romance for Violin and Orchestra no 2 in F major, Op. 50 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1798; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 53 Secs. 
8.
Humoresques (8) for Piano, Op. 101/B 187: no 7 in G flat major by Antonín Dvorák
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Bohemia 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
9.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 8, Op. 65: no 6, Wedding day at Trolhaugen by Edvard Grieg
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; Norway 
Length: 12 Minutes 39 Secs. 
10.
Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 1a, Act 1 - Miniature Overture by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 35 Secs. 
11.
Má vlast: no 2, Moldau, T 111 by Bedrich Smetana
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Czech Republic 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
12.
Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
13.
Concerto for Violin in G minor, Op. 8 no 2/RV 315 "L'estate": 3rd movement, Presto by Antonio Vivaldi
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 52 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Overture (Suite) No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: VII. Badinerie
Water Music: Suite No. 2 in D major, HWV 349: II. Alla Hornpipe
Symphony No. 52 in C minor, Hob.I:52: I. Allegro assai con brio
Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K. 492: Overture
Romance No. 2 in F major, Op. 50: Romance in F major, Op. 50
8 Humoresques, Op. 101 *: 8 Humoresques, Op. 101: No. 7 in G flat major
Lyric Pieces, Book 8, Op. 65: No. 6. Wedding Day at Troldhaugen (arr. for orchestra): Lyric Pieces, Book 8, Op. 65: No. 6. Wedding day at Troldhaugen
The Nutcracker, Op. 71: Overture
Ma vlast (My Fatherland): No. 2. Vltava (Moldau)
Canon in D major
Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041: III. Allegro assai
Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 6, HWV 324: IV. Allegro
The 4 Seasons: Violin Concerto in G minor, Op. 8, No. 2, RV 315, "L'estate" (Summer): III. Presto, Presto

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