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Meditation: Classics For Relaxation

Meditation: Relaxing Classics / Various
Release Date: 11/10/2008 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 4777525   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Jules MassenetCamille Saint-SaënsRalph Vaughan WilliamsEdvard Grieg,   ... 
Performer:  Michel SchwalbéMischa MaiskyPatrick GalloisMatt Haimovitz,   ... 
Conductor:  Herbert von KarajanSemyon BychkovNeeme JärviRoss Pople,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Thaďs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Michel Schwalbé (Violin)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
Length: 6 Minutes 5 Secs. 
2. Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Mischa Maisky (Cello)
Conductor:  Semyon Bychkov
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 58 Secs. 
3. Fantasia on Greensleeves by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 33 Secs. 
4. Peer Gynt Suite no 2, Op. 55: no 4, Solvejg's Song by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 
Length: 5 Minutes 14 Secs. 
5. Les noces de Jeannette: Le rossignol by Victor Massé
Performer:  Patrick Gallois (Flute)
Conductor:  Ross Pople
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 34 Secs. 
6. Concerto for Cello in B flat major [arr. Friedrich Grützmacher]: 2nd movement, Adagio non troppo by Luigi Boccherini
Performer:  Matt Haimovitz (Cello)
Conductor:  Sir Andrew Davis
Period: Classical 
Length: 5 Minutes 56 Secs. 
7. Chamber Concerto for Lute and 2 Violins in D major, RV 93: 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Göran Söllscher (Guitar)
Conductor:  Thomas Füri
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 10 Secs. 
8. Fantasía para un gentilhombre: 2nd movement, Espańoleta by Joaquin Rodrigo
Performer:  Göran Söllscher (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; Spain 
Length: 5 Minutes 8 Secs. 
9. Jocelyn: Berceuse by Benjamin Godard
Performer:  Patrick Gallois (Flute)
Conductor:  Ross Pople
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
10. Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Charles Neidich (Clarinet)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 45 Secs. 
11. Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: 2nd movement, Largo ma non tanto by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Elizabeth Wilcock (Violin), Simon Standage (Violin)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 40 Secs. 
12. Concerto for Piano no 23 in A major, K 488: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Rudolf Serkin (Piano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 54 Secs. 
13. Concerto for Oboe in F major, BWV 1053: Siciliano by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Douglas Boyd (Oboe)
Period: Baroque 
Length: 5 Minutes 14 Secs. 

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