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Musical Instruments - Ein Musikalisches Spiel

Release Date: 02/10/2009 
Label:  Harmonia Mundi   Catalog #: 2908238   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Jacques PhilidorKing of Navarre ThibautFrancesco LandiniThomas Tallis,   ... 
Performer:  Marie-Ange PetitPaul HillierAndrew Lawrence-KingPaolo Pandolfo,   ... 
Conductor:  William ChristieJosep PonsPhilippe HerrewegheJames Judd,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Les Arts FlorissantsAnonymous 4Stile Antico,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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English & German version The most celebrated painters in history evoke music... A memory game with 30 pairs of images taken from some of the world's best-known paintings to guide you through the world of the classical orchestra. Includes a 60-page illustrated booklet in English & German showing how instruments have been depicted in painting. + 1 audio CD representing each instrument in a musical excerpt. English & German version The most celebrated painters in history evoke music... A memory game with 30 pairs of images taken from some of the world's best-known paintings to guide you through the world of the classical orchestra. Includes a 60-page illustrated booklet in English & German showing how instruments have been depicted in painting. + 1 audio CD representing each instrument in a musical excerpt. Read less

Works on This Recording

March for Kettledrums by Jacques Philidor
Performer:  Marie-Ange Petit (Timpani)
Conductor:  William Christie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Les Arts Florissants
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1685; France 
Length: 1 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Ausi com l'unicorne sui, R 2075 by King of Navarre Thibaut
Performer:  Paul Hillier (Bass), Andrew Lawrence-King (Harp)
Period: Medieval 
Written: 13th Century; France 
Length: 1 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Per allegreçça del parlar by Francesco Landini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Anonymous 4
Period: Medieval 
Written: 14th Century; Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Psalm Tunes (9) for Mister Parker: no 3, Why fum'th in fight by Thomas Tallis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stile Antico
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Length: 0 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Suite for Cello solo no 5 in C minor, BWV 1011: 5th movement, Gavotte by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Paolo Pandolfo (Viola da gamba)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Paolo Pandolfo. 
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565: Toccata by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Andrew Manze (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708; Arnstadt, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Andrew Manze. 
Harold in Italy (Berlioz), S 472 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Jean-François Heisser (Piano), Bruno Pasquier (Viola)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1836; Geneva, Switzerland 
Length: 3 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 5, Op. 54: no 2, Norwegian March by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Pascal Amoyel (Piano), Emmanuelle Bertrand (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Norway 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: Arrangers: Pascal Amoyel; Emmanuelle Bertrand. 
Carnival of the animals: no 5, Elephants by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Michel Maldonado (Double Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musique Oblique
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Length: 1 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Quartet for Strings no 1 in E flat major, Op. 12: 2nd movement, Canzonetta "Allegretto" by Felix Mendelssohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eroica Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Sáppho by Alcaeus
Performer:  Arianna Savall (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Melpomen Ensemble
Written: Greece 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Libro I d'intavolatura di lauto: Gagliarda 10 by Giovanni Kapsberger
Performer:  Paul O'Dette (Lute)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1611; Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Recuerdos de Viaje, Op. 71: no 8, Rumores de la caleta by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  René Bartoli (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Spain 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Danse des Lutins by Henriette Renié
Performer:  Xavier De Maistre (Harp)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Pièces de clavecin, Book 3: Ordre 18 in F minor/F major - Le tic-toc-choc ou Les maillotins by François Couperin
Performer:  Christophe Rousset (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1722; Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Waltzes (3) for Piano, Op. 70: no 1 in G flat major, B 92 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Alexandre Tharaud (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Paris, France 
Length: 2 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Messe du huitième ton for Organ: Agnus Dei no 2 "Dialogue en fugue" by Gaspard Corrette
Performer:  René Saorgin (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1703; Paris, France 
Length: 1 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Decaríssimo by Astor Piazzolla
Performer:  Pablo Mainetti (Bandoneon)
Conductor:  Josep Pons
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Barcelona Teatre Lliure Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; Argentina 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Lluis Vidal. 
Syrinx by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Philippe Bernold (Flute)
Written: 1913 pub 1927 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Marion Verbruggen (Recorder)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Flanders Recorder Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Joris van Goethem. 
Gesänge (6), Op. 107: no 6, Abendlied by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Alexei Ogrintchouk (Oboe), Leonid Ogrintchouk (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851-1852; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Duos concertants (6) for 2 Bassoons, Op. 3: no 2 in G major - 1st movement, Allegro by François Devienne
Performer:  Laurent Lefèvre (Bassoon), Jean-Marie Trotereau (Cello)
Period: Classical 
Written: circa 1782; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Pieces (3) for Clarinet solo: no 1 by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Walter Boeykens (Clarinet)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; Switzerland 
Length: 1 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Brandenburg Concerto no 2 in F major, BWV 1047: 3rd movement, Allegro assai by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Friedemann Immer (Piccolo Trumpet)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy for Ancient Music Berlin
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; ?Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Aequale no 2 for 3 Trombones in C minor, WAB 149 by Anton Bruckner
Performer:  Jean Raffard (Trombone), Ludovic Milhiet (Trombone), Thierry Guilbert (Trombone)
Conductor:  Philippe Herreweghe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musique Oblique
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; St. Florian, Linz, A 
Length: 1 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Das Berliner Requiem: Grabschrift 1919 by Kurt Weill
Performer:  Christian Outtier (Saxophone), Daniel Petitjean (Saxophone)
Conductor:  Philippe Herreweghe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  La Chapelle Royale Chorus Paris,  Musique Oblique
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; Berlin, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Una cosa rara, ossia Bellezza ed onestà: O quanto un sì bel giubilo by Vicente Martin y Soler
Performer:  Joan Enric Lluna (Clarinet)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moonwinds
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Johann Nepomuk Wendt. 
Symphony no 1 in D major "Titan": 3rd movement, Feierlich und gemessen by Gustav Mahler
Conductor:  James Judd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Florida Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Length: 4 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Leipzig, Germany (1888).
Composition revised: Germany (1896). 
Chi vòle lo mondo despreççare by Anonymous
Performer:  René Zosso (Hurdy-gurdy)
Period: Medieval 
Written: 15th Century; Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 5, Menuet by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Lowell Greer (French Horn), R.J. Kelley (French Horn)
Conductor:  Nicholas McGegan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 

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