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A Portrait Of Mozart


Release Date: 10/20/1998 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 1756   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Christopher KiteAnthony HalsteadColin LawsonOscar Shumsky,   ... 
Conductor:  Roy GoodmanYan Pascal TortelierBarry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hanover BandScottish Chamber OrchestraRoyal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 6 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 6 Hours 6 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 41 in C major, K 551 "Jupiter" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Roy Goodman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hanover Band
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/24/1989 
Venue:  All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 
2. Concerto for Piano no 20 in D minor, K 466 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Christopher Kite (Fortepiano)
Conductor:  Roy Goodman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hanover Band
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/1990 
Venue:  All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 
3. Serenade no 6 in D major, K 239 "Serenata notturna" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Roy Goodman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hanover Band
Period: Classical 
Written: 1776; Salzburg, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/1990 
Venue:  All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 
4. Concerto for Horn no 2 in E flat major, K 417 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Anthony Halstead (Natural Horn)
Conductor:  Roy Goodman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hanover Band
Period: Classical 
Written: 1783; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1989 
Venue:  All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 
5. Concerto for Horn no 4 in E flat major, K 495 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Anthony Halstead (Natural Horn)
Conductor:  Roy Goodman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hanover Band
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1989 
Venue:  All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 
6. Allegro for Horn and Orchestra in E major, K Anh 98a (494a) [Fragment] by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Anthony Halstead (Natural Horn)
Conductor:  Roy Goodman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hanover Band
Period: Classical 
Date of Recording: 12/1989 
Venue:  All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 
Notes: This selection was reconstructed by John Humphries and Roy Goodman. 
7. Concerto for Horn no 3 in E flat major, K 447 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Anthony Halstead (Natural Horn)
Conductor:  Roy Goodman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hanover Band
Period: Classical 
Written: 1784-1787; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1989 
Venue:  All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 
8. Concerto for Horn no 1 in D major, K 412 (386b) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Anthony Halstead (Natural Horn)
Conductor:  Roy Goodman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hanover Band
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1989 
Venue:  All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 
Notes: The Rondo-Allegro movement of this work is performed in a version reconstructed by John Humphries. 
9. Symphony no 40 in G minor, K 550 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Roy Goodman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hanover Band
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1989 
Venue:  All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 
10. Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Colin Lawson (Basset Clarinet)
Conductor:  Roy Goodman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hanover Band
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1989 
Venue:  All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 
11. Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Roy Goodman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hanover Band
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1989 
Venue:  All Saints' Church, Tooting, London 
Notes: This selection includes a Menuetto: the Allegretto movement from K. 498a/K-Anh. 136, orchestrated by Jonathan Del Mar. Alfred Einstein suggested that this sonata movement was originally part of the serenade. 
12. Concerto for Violin no 4 in D major, K 218 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Oscar Shumsky (Violin)
Conductor:  Yan Pascal Tortelier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775 
Date of Recording: 04/1983 
Venue:  Queen's Hall, Edinburgh, Scotland 
13. Concerto for Violin no 5 in A major, K 219 "Turkish" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Oscar Shumsky (Violin)
Conductor:  Yan Pascal Tortelier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Written: 1775 
Date of Recording: 04/1983 
Venue:  Queen's Hall, Edinburgh, Scotland 
14. Il rè pastore, K 208: Si spande al sole in faccia by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Raúl Giménez (Tenor)
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775; Salzburg, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St. Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, England 
15. Il rè pastore, K 208: Se vincendo vi rendo felice by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Raúl Giménez (Tenor)
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775; Salzburg, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St. Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, England 
16. La finta giardiniera, K 196: Ah non partir...Gia divento freddo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Raúl Giménez (Tenor)
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775; Munich, Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St. Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, England 
17. Don Giovanni, K 527: Dalla sua pace by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Raúl Giménez (Tenor)
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Prague, Czech Republ 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St. Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, England 
18. Don Giovanni, K 527: Il mio tesoro intanto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Raúl Giménez (Tenor)
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Prague, Czech Republ 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St. Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, England 
19. Misero! o sogno...Aura che intorni spiri, K 431 (425b) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Raúl Giménez (Tenor)
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1783; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St. Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, England 
20. Così fan tutte, K 588: Un' aura amorosa by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Raúl Giménez (Tenor)
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1790; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St. Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, England 
21. Così fan tutte, K 588: In qual fiero...Tradito, schernito by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Raúl Giménez (Tenor)
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1790; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St. Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, England 
22. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Dies Bildnis ist bezaubernd schön by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Raúl Giménez (Tenor)
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St. Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, England 
23. La clemenza di Tito, K 621: Se all' impero by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Raúl Giménez (Tenor)
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Prague, Czech Republ 
Date of Recording: 04/1991 
Venue:  St. Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, England 
24. Requiem in D minor, K 626 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  David Thomas (Bass), Martyn Hill (Tenor), Julia Bernheimer (Mezzo Soprano),
Gundula Janowitz (Soprano)
Conductor:  Roy Goodman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hanover Band,  Hanover Band Chorus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1989 
Venue:  St. Giles, Cripplegate, London, England 
Notes: This performance uses an edition of the Requiem by H. C. Robbins Landon, which replaces some portions of Süssmayr's completion with those of Mozart's student Joseph Eybler. 

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