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Favourite Harp Concertos


Release Date: 03/17/1998 
Label:  Philips Duo Catalog #: 462179   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartErnst EichnerFrançois BoieldieuHeitor Villa-Lobos,   ... 
Performer:  Osian EllisHubert BarwahserAnnie ChallanCatherine Michel,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Colin DavisMarcel CouraudAntonio de Almeida
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraAntiqua MusicaMonte Carlo Opera Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 31 Mins. 

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This set contains both DDD and ADD recordings, and is available at a special price: two CDs for the cost of one. This set contains both DDD and ADD recordings, and is available at a special price: two CDs for the cost of one. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Flute and Harp in C major, K 299 (297c) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Osian Ellis (Harp), Hubert Barwahser (Flute)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 01/1964 
Venue:  Walthamstow, London, England 
2.
Concerto for Harp/Harpsichord in C major by Ernst Eichner
Performer:  Annie Challan (Harp)
Conductor:  Marcel Couraud
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Antiqua Musica
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1771 
Date of Recording: 1966 
3.
Concerto for Harp in C major by François Boieldieu
Performer:  Catherine Michel (Harp)
Conductor:  Antonio de Almeida
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Monte Carlo Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1801; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 12/1973 
Venue:  Monte Carlo 
Notes: Arranged: C. Stueber 
4.
Concerto for Harp by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Performer:  Catherine Michel (Harp)
Conductor:  Antonio de Almeida
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Monte Carlo Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1953 
Date of Recording: 12/1973 
Venue:  Monte Carlo 
5.
Concertino for Harp, String Quartet and 3 Clarinets, Op. 93 by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Performer:  Catherine Michel (Harp)
Conductor:  Antonio de Almeida
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Monte Carlo Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/1973 
Venue:  Monte Carlo 
6.
Sones en la Giralda by Joaquin Rodrigo
Performer:  Catherine Michel (Harp)
Conductor:  Antonio de Almeida
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Monte Carlo Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; Spain 
Date of Recording: 12/1973 
Venue:  Monte Carlo 
7.
Concierto serenata for Harp by Joaquin Rodrigo
Performer:  Catherine Michel (Harp)
Conductor:  Antonio de Almeida
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Monte Carlo Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952; Spain 
Date of Recording: 12/1973 
Venue:  Monte Carlo 
8.
Concerto for Harp in B flat major, Op. 4 no 6/HWV 294 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  André Pépin (Flute), Jean-Claude Hermanjat (Flute), Ursula Holliger (Harp)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1736; London, England 
Date of Recording: 10/1970 
Venue:  La Tour de Peilz, Switzerland 

Sound Samples

Harp Concerto in B flat, Op.4, No.6, HWV 294 - Transcr. from Organ Concerto No. 6, HWV 294 by composer: 1. Andante allegro
Harp Concerto in B flat, Op.4, No.6, HWV 294 - Transcr. from Organ Concerto No. 6, HWV 294 by composer: 2. Larghetto
Harp Concerto in B flat, Op.4, No.6, HWV 294 - Transcr. from Organ Concerto No. 6, HWV 294 by composer: 3. Allegro moderato
Concerto for Flute, Harp, and Orchestra in C, K.299: 1. Allegro
Concerto for Flute, Harp, and Orchestra in C, K.299: 2. Andantino
Concerto for Flute, Harp, and Orchestra in C, K.299: 3. Rondo (Allegro)
Concerto in C major for harp and orchestra: 1. Allegro
Concerto in C major for harp and orchestra: 2. Andante
Concerto in C major for harp and orchestra: 3. Tempo die minuetto
Concerto for Harp and Orchestra in C - Arr. C. Stueber: 1. Allegro brillante
Concerto for Harp and Orchestra in C - Arr. C. Stueber: 2. Andante lento
Concerto for Harp and Orchestra in C - Arr. C. Stueber: 3. Rondo (Allegro agitato)
Harp Concerto: 1. Allegro
Harp Concerto: 2. Andante moderato
Harp Concerto: 3. Scherzo
Harp Concerto: 4. Allegro - Più mosso
Concertino for Harp and Chamber Orchestra, Op.93: 1. Moderato (Quasi passacaglia)
Concertino for Harp and Chamber Orchestra, Op.93: 2. Andante (Quasi recitativo)
Concertino for Harp and Chamber Orchestra, Op.93: 3. Finale spagnolo (Ritmo di jota)
Sones en la Giralda
Concerto Serenade for Harp and Orchestra: 1. Estudiantina (Allegro ma non troppo - Andante)
Concerto Serenade for Harp and Orchestra: 2. Intermezzo con aria (Adagio - Allegro moderato)
Concerto Serenade for Harp and Orchestra: 3. Sarao (Allegro deciso)

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