WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

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. 

This title is currently unavailable.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

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. 

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook

Sign up now for two weeks of free access to the world's best classical music collection. Keep listening for only $19.95/month - thousands of classical albums for the price of one! Learn more about ArkivMusic Streaming
Already a subscriber? Sign In