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Flute Adagios


Release Date: 04/14/2009 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 001280202   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartGabriel FauréMaurice RavelGeorge Frideric Handel,   ... 
Performer:  Claude MonteuxPascal RogéPatrick GalloisMichael Grandt,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Neville MarrinerJean-Pierre RampalGeorge MalcolmKarl Münchinger,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the FieldsEnglish Chamber OrchestraGrumiaux Trio,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 23 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Andante for Flute and Orchestra in C major, K 315 (285e) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Claude Monteux (Flute)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1779; Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 2 Secs. 
2. Pavane, Op. 50 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Pascal Rogé (Piano), Patrick Gallois (Flute)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; France 
Length: 6 Minutes 34 Secs. 
3. Pièce en forme de Habañera by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Michael Grandt (Piano), Irena Grafenauer (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
4. Sonata for Flute and Basso Continuo in A minor, HWV 374 "Halle" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  William Bennett (Flute), Nicholas Kraemer (Harpsichord), Denis Vigay (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1730 
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
5. La plus que lente by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Janet Creaser Hutchins (Piano), Timothy Hutchins (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1910; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Timothy Hutchins. 
6. Syrinx by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Roger Bourdin (Flute)
Written: 1913 pub 1927 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
7. Morceau de concours for Flute and Piano in F major by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Janet Creaser Hutchins (Piano), Timothy Hutchins (Flute)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Anabel Hulme Brief. 
8. Fantasia on Greensleeves by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  William Bennett (Flute)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Ralph Greaves. 
9. Fantaisie for Flute and Piano, Op. 79 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  William Bennett (Flute)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Louis Aubert. 
10. Concerto for Flute in G minor, Op. 10 no 2/RV 439 "La notte" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Andrea Griminelli (Flute)
Conductor:  Jean-Pierre Rampal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1728; Venice, Italy 
Length: 9 Minutes 25 Secs. 
11. Concerto for Harpsichord in F minor, BWV 1056: 2nd movement, Largo-Arioso by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  William Bennett (Flute)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Christopher Hogwood. 
12. Sonata for Flute and Piano: 2nd movement, Cantabile by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Patrick Gallois (Flute), Pascal Rogé (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956-1957; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 13 Secs. 
13. Quartet for Flute and Strings no 1 in D major, K 285: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  William Bennett (Flute)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grumiaux Trio
Period: Classical 
Written: 1777; Mannheim, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
14. Quartet for Flute and Strings no 1 in D major, K 285: 3rd movement, Rondo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  William Bennett (Flute)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grumiaux Trio
Period: Classical 
Written: 1777; Mannheim, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
15. Concerto for Flute in D major: 2nd movement, Andante alla siciliana by Saverio Mercadante
Performer:  Andrea Griminelli (Flute)
Conductor:  Jean-Pierre Rampal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 57 Secs. 
16. Sonata for Flute, Viola and Harp: 1st movement, Pastorale by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Annie Challan (Harp), Colette Lequien (Viola), Roger Bourdin (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915; France 
Length: 7 Minutes 5 Secs. 
17. Pelléas et Mélisande, Op. 80: Sicilienne by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 59 Secs. 
18. Concerto for Flute no 1 in G major, K 313 (285c): 2nd movement, Adagio ma non troppo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  William Bennett (Flute)
Conductor:  George Malcolm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Mannheim, Germany 
Length: 9 Minutes 10 Secs. 
19. Sonata for Piano no 25 in G major, Op. 79: 2nd movement, Andante by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Arthur Grumiaux (Violin), Georges Janzer (Viola), Maxence Larrieu (Flute)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 13 Secs. 
20. Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Robert Dohn (Flute)
Conductor:  Karl Münchinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Vienna, Austria (1762).
Composition revised: Paris, France (1774). 
21. Brandenburg Concerto no 5 in D major, BWV 1050: 2nd movement, Affettuoso by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Emanuel Hurwitz (Violin), Richard Adeney (Flute), Sir Philip Ledger (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Benjamin Britten
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720-1721; ?Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 40 Secs. 
22. Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 1, Lent et douloureux by Erik Satie
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Claude Debussy. 
23. Concerto for Flute and Harp in C major, K 299 (297c): 2nd movement, Andantino by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Osian Ellis (Harp), Claude Monteux (Flute)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Paris, France 
Length: 8 Minutes 27 Secs. 
24. Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Sarabande by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  William Bennett (Flute)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Leipzig, Germany (1738 - 1739). 
25. Concerto for Flute: 2nd movement, Andante by Jacques Ibert
Performer:  Timothy Hutchins (Flute)
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Length: 7 Minutes 4 Secs. 
26. Quartet for Flute and Strings no 2 in G major, K 285a: 1st movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  William Bennett (Flute)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Grumiaux Trio
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Mannheim, Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 11 Secs. 
27. Joueurs de flûte, Op. 27: 3rd movement, Krishna by Albert Roussel
Performer:  Michael Grandt (Piano), Irena Grafenauer (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 
28. Sonata for Flute and Piano no 1 in A major: Lento by Philippe Gaubert
Performer:  Janet Creaser Hutchins (Piano), Timothy Hutchins (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 4 Minutes 11 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Concerto for Harpsichord, Strings, and Continuo No.5 in F minor, BWV 1056 - Arr./ Reconstructed Christopher Hogwood for flute & strings: Largo
Andante for Flute and Orchestra in C, K.315
Sonata for Flute and Piano: 2. Cantilena
Pavane, Op.50
Flute Quartet in D, K.285: 2. Adagio - (attacca)
Flute Quartet in D, K.285: 3. Rondeau
Flute Concerto in D Major: 2. Andante alla Siciliana
Sonata for Flute, Viola, and Harp: 1. Pastorale
Pìece en forme de habanera
Pelléas et Mélisande, Op.80: Sicilienne
Flute Concerto No.1 in G, K.313: 2. Adagio non troppo
Flute Sonata in A minor, HWV 374 "Halle" No.1: 3. Adagio
Serenade for Flute, Violin and Viola in D, Op.25: 4. Andante con Variazioni
Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance Of the Blessed Spirits
La plus que lente (L. 121) - Arr. for flute by Timothy Hutchins
Brandenburg Concerto No.5 in D, BWV 1050: 2. Affetuoso
Syrinx - for unaccompanied Flute
Gymnopédie No.1
Concerto for Flute, Harp, and Orchestra in C, K.299: 2. Andantino
Morceau de concours - Arranged Anabel Brieff
Suite No.2 in B minor, BWV 1067: 3. Sarabande
Concerto for Flute & Orchestra: 2. Andante
Flute Quartet No.2 in G, K.285a: 1. Andante
Joueurs de flûte: Krishna
Fantasia on Greensleeves
Sonata for flute and piano: 2. Lento
Fantaisie, Op.79 - Orchestrated by Louis Aubert, 1957.
Concerto for Flute and Strings in G minor, Op.10, No.2, R.439 " La notte"

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