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Adagio - The Ultimate Collection


Release Date: 02/24/2009 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8570015-16   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Tomaso AlbinoniWolfgang Amadeus MozartJoaquin RodrigoSamuel Barber,   ... 
Performer:  Ernst OttensamerNorbert KraftJenö JandóBéla Bánfalvi,   ... 
Conductor:  Richard EdlingerJohannes WildnerNicholas WardMátyás Antal,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella IstropolitanaVienna Mozart EnsembleNorthern Chamber Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 30 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor by Tomaso Albinoni
Conductor:  Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
2.
Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Ernst Ottensamer (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Mozart Ensemble
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Concierto de Aranjuez for Guitar: 2nd movement, Adagio by Joaquin Rodrigo
Performer:  Norbert Kraft (Guitar)
Conductor:  Nicholas Ward
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Northern Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; Spain 
4.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
5.
Concerto for Piano no 23 in A major, K 488: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jenö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  Mátyás Antal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Concentus Hungaricus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
6.
Concerto for Oboe and Violin in C minor, BWV 1060: 2nd movement, Adagio by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Béla Bánfalvi (Violin), Emilia Csánky (Oboe)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Strings
Period: Baroque 
7.
Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Jenö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
8.
Serenade for Winds no 10 in B flat major, K 361 (370a) "Gran Partita": 3rd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  German Wind Soloists
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781; Vienna, Austria 
9.
Concerti (12) ŕ 5, Op. 7: no 11 for 2 Oboes in C major - Adagio by Tomaso Albinoni
Performer:  Alison Alty (Oboe), Anthony Camden (Oboe)
Conductor:  John Georgiadis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Virtuosi
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1715; Venice, Italy 
10.
Symphony no 4 in E flat major: Adagio by Franz Berwald
Conductor:  Okko Kamu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Sweden 
11.
Quartet for Flute and Strings no 1 in D major, K 285: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jean-Claude Gérard (Flute)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Villa Musica Ensemble
Period: Classical 
Written: 1777; Mannheim, Germany 
12.
Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C major, BWV 564: Adagio by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
Written: 1708-17 
13.
Symphony no 5 in C sharp minor: 4th movement, Adagietto by Gustav Mahler
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Vienna, Austria 
14.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 19: 2nd movement, Adagio by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Stefan Vladar (Piano)
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical 
Written: 1793/1798; Vienna, Austria 
15.
Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jenö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  Mátyás Antal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Concentus Hungaricus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
16.
Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique": 2nd movement, Adagio cantabile by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Jenö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
17.
Concerto for Flute and Harp in C major, K 299 (297c): 2nd movement, Andantino by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jirí Válek (Flute), Hana Mullerova-jouzova (Harp)
Conductor:  Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Paris, France 
18.
Concerto for Violin no 2 in E major, BWV 1042: 2nd movement, Adagio by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Oliver Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
19.
Concerto for Violin no 3 in G major, K 216: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775; Salzburg, Austria 
20.
Concerto for Trumpet in D major, TV 51 no D 7: 1st movement, Adagio by Georg Philipp Telemann
Performer:  Niklas Eklund (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Nils-Erik Sparf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Drottningholm Baroque Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1708-1714; Eisenach, Germany 
21.
Notre Dame: Act 1 Intermezzo by Franz Schmidt
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902-1904; Austria 
22.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61: 2nd movement, Larghetto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Kenneth Jean
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 

Sound Samples

Adagio in G minor (attrib. to Albinoni)
Clarinet Concerto in A major, K. 622: II. Adagio
Concierto de Aranjuez: II. Adagio
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11
Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major, K. 488: II. Adagio
Concerto for Oboe and Violin in C minor, BWV 1060: Concerto for Violin and Oboe in C minor, BWV 1060: II. Adagio
Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27, No. 2, "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto
Serenade No. 10 in B flat major, K. 361, "Gran Partita": IV. Adagio
Concerto for 2 Oboes in C major, Op. 7, No. 11: Concerto for 2 oboes in C major, Op. 7, No. 11: II. Adagio
Symphony No. 4 in E flat major, "Sinfonie naive": Symphony No. 4 in E flat major: II. Adagio
Flute Quartet No. 1 in D major, K. 285: II. Adagio
Toccata, adagio and fugue in C major, BWV 564 (use): Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C major, BWV 564: Adagio
Symphony No. 5 in C sharp minor: IV. Adagietto
Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major, Op. 19: II. Adagio
Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major, K. 467, "Elvira Madigan": II. Andante
Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13, "Pathetique": II. Adagio cantabile
Concerto for Flute and Harp in C major, K. 299: II. Andantino
Violin Concerto in E major, BWV 1042: II. Adagio
Violin Concerto No. 3 in G major, K. 216: II. Adagio
Trumpet Concerto in D major, TWV 51:D7: I. Adagio
Notre Dame, Op. 2, Act I: Introduction, Intermezzo and Carnival Music: Notre Dame: Interlude
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61: II. Larghetto

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