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Eternal Strings


Release Date: 01/27/2009 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8578027   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Samuel BarberPhilip GlassAlla PavlovaJosef Suk,   ... 
Performer:  Adele AnthonyOlga Vedernikova
Conductor:  Marin AlsopTakuo YuasaAlexander VedernikovJaroslav Krcek,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Scottish National OrchestraUlster OrchestraRussian Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Marin Alsop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 38 Secs. 
2. Concerto for Violin: 2nd movement by Philip Glass
Performer:  Adele Anthony (Violin)
Conductor:  Takuo Yuasa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ulster Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1987; USA 
Length: 8 Minutes 32 Secs. 
3. Symphony no 3: 2nd movement by Alla Pavlova
Performer:  Olga Vedernikova (Violin)
Conductor:  Alexander Vedernikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2000; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 48 Secs. 
4. Serenade for Strings in E flat major, Op. 6: 3rd movement, Adagio by Josef Suk
Conductor:  Jaroslav Krcek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1892; Prague, Czech Republ 
Length: 10 Minutes 26 Secs. 
5. Serenade for Strings in E major, Op. 22: 4th movement, Larghetto by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Jaroslav Krcek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; Bohemia 
Length: 6 Minutes 48 Secs. 
6. Polish Requiem: Chaconne by Krzysztof Penderecki
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Warsaw National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Poland 
Length: 7 Minutes 9 Secs. 
7. Pieces (3) in Old Style: no 3 by Henryk Mikolaj Górecki
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; Poland 
Length: 4 Minutes 27 Secs. 
8. Cinderella Suite no 1, Op. 107: Introduction by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  Theodore Kuchar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ukranian State Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; USSR 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
9. Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48: 1st movement, Pezzo in forma di Sonatina by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Philippe Entremont
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
Length: 9 Minutes 32 Secs. 
10. Fratres by Arvo Pärt
Conductor:  Tamás Benedek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977-1980; Estonia 
Length: 8 Minutes 54 Secs. 
11. Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 2, Death of Ase by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Bjarte Engeset
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Malmö Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 

Featured Sound Samples

Violin Concerto (Glass): II. --
Serenade for Strings (Tchaikovsky): I. Pezzo in forma di sonatina

Sound Samples

Adagio for Strings, Op. 11
Violin Concerto: II. -
Symphony No. 3: II. -
Serenade in E flat major, Op. 6: III. Adagio
Serenade in E major, Op. 22, B. 52: IV. Larghetto
A Polish Requiem: Polish Requiem: Chaconne
3 Utwory w dawnym stylu (3 Pieces in Old Style): No. 3. -
Cinderella Suite No. 1, Op. 107: I. Introduction
Serenade in C major, Op. 48: I. Pezzo in forma di Sonatina
Fratres (version for strings and percussion): Fratres for Strings and Percussion
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46: II. Ases dod (The Death of Aase)

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