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20th Century Classics - Janacek

Janacek: Sinfonietta / Various
Release Date: 02/24/2009 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 37606   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Leos Janácek
Performer:  Jane Parker-SmithMalcolm KingFelicity PalmerAmeral Gunson,   ... 
Conductor:  Simon RattleSir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraCity of Birmingham Symphony OrchestraCity of Birmingham Symphony Chorus,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 38 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Sinfonietta by Leos Janácek
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; Brno, Czech Republic 
2. Glagolitic Mass by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Jane Parker-Smith (Organ), Malcolm King (Bass), Felicity Palmer (Soprano),
Ameral Gunson (Mezzo Soprano), John Mitchinson (Tenor)
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra,  City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; Brno, Czech Republic 
3. Capriccio for Piano left hand and Winds "Defiance" by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Mikhail Rudy (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paris Opera Orchestra Soloists Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; Brno, Czech Republic 
4. Concertino for Piano, 2 Violins, Viola, Clarinet, Horn and Bassoon by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Mikhail Rudy (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paris Opera Orchestra Soloists Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; Brno, Czech Republic 
5. The diary of one who disappeared by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Thomas Adčs (Piano), Ian Bostridge (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917-1919; Brno, Czech Republic 
6. Reminiscence for Piano by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Thomas Adčs (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; Brno, Czech Republic 
7. In Memoriam by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Thomas Adčs (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: ?1886; Brno, Czech Republic 
8. Malostransky Palace by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Thomas Adčs (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
9. Moderato for Piano by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Thomas Adčs (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; Brno, Czech Republic 
10. The Golden Ring by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Thomas Adčs (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; Brno, Czech Republic 
11. I'm waiting for you by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Thomas Adčs (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; Brno, Czech Republic 
12. Christ the Lord is born by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Thomas Adčs (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909; Brno, Czech Republic 
13. Sonata for Violin and Piano by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Pierre Amoyal (Violin), Mikhail Rudy (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1921; Brno, Czech Republic 

Sound Samples

Sinfonietta Op. 60: I. Allegretto
Sinfonietta Op. 60: II. Andante
Sinfonietta Op. 60: III. Moderato
Sinfonietta Op. 60: IV. Allegretto
Sinfonietta Op. 60: V. Andante con moto
Glagolitic Mass: Uvod (Introduction)
Glagolitic Mass: Gospodi pomiluy (Kyrie eleison)
Glagolitic Mass: Slava (Gloria)
Glagolitic Mass: Veruju (Credo)
Glagolitic Mass: Svet (Sanctus)
Glagolitic Mass: Agneoe Bozij (Agnus Dei)
Glagolitic Mass: Organ solo (Postlude)
Glagolitic Mass: Intrada
Concertino: I. Moderato
Concertino: II. Piů mosso
Concertino: III. Con moto
Concertino: IV. Allegro
I. Potkal jsem cigánku (tenor) (One day I met a young gypsy girl)
II. Ta cerná cigánka (tenor) (That dark-skinned gypsy girl)
III. Svatojánské musky (tenor) (The glow-worms are dancing)
IV. Uz mladé vlastuvky (The young swallows)
V. Tezko sa mi ore (tenor) (Ploughing is heavy work)
VI. Hajsi, vy siví volci (tenor) (Hey, you grey oxen)
VII. Ztratil jsem kolícek (Now I've lost the little pin)
VIII. Nehled'te, volecci, tesklivo k úvratím (tenor) (Don't look so sadly after me)
IX. Víta, Janícku (mezzo, tenor & ladies chorus) (Welcome, Janícek)
X. Boze, dálný, nesmrtelný (mezzo & ladies chorus) (God in heaven, eternal one)
XI. Táhne vuna k lesu (tenor & mezzo) (The sweet smell of ripening wheat)
XII. Tmavá olsinka, chladná studánka (tenor) (The shady elder-grove)
The Diary of One Who Disappeared: XIII. Piano solo
XIV. Slunécko se zdvihá (tenor) (The sun climbs high)
XV. Moji siví volci (tenor) (My grey oxen)
XVI. Co jsem to udelal (tenor) (What have I done?)
XVII. Co komu súzeno (tenor) (That which fate has ordained)
XVIII. Nedbám já vcil o nic (tenor) (Now nothing matters to me)
XIX. Letí straka letí (tenor) (The magpie flies away)
XX. Mám já panenku (tenor) (I have a true love)
XXI. Muj drahý tatícku (tenor) (My dear father)
XXII. Sbohem, rodný kraju (tenor) (Farewell, my native land)
Vzpomínka (piano) (A Reminiscence)
Na památku (In memorium)
Malostranský palác (Andante)
Posthumous Piano Pieces: Moderato
Cekam Te! (I wait for you)
Narodil se Kristus Pán (Christ the Lord is born)
Sonata for violin & piano: I. Con moto
Sonata for violin & piano: II. Ballada - Con moto
Sonata for violin & piano: III. Allegretto
Sonata for violin & piano: IV. Adagio
Capriccio: I. Allegro
Capriccio: II. Adagio
Capriccio: III. Allegretto
Capriccio: IV. Andante

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