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Pablo Casals Edition - Encores - Bach, Handel, Popper, Et Al


Release Date: 02/21/1995 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 66573   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachGeorge Frideric HandelCamille Saint-SaënsDavid Popper,   ... 
Performer:  Pablo CasalsCharles A. BakerEugene Istomin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prades Festival Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 0 Hours 49 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Suite for Cello solo no 3 in C major, BWV 1009: 1st movement, Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Pablo Casals (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/23/1915 
Venue:  New York City, NY 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
2. Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Pablo Casals (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Date of Recording: 01/15/1915 
Length: 3 Minutes 54 Secs. 
3. Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Pablo Casals (Cello), Charles A. Baker (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Date of Recording: 01/24/1915 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
4. Pieces for Cello and Piano, Op. 54: no 5, Spanish Dance "Vito" by David Popper
Performer:  Pablo Casals (Cello), Charles A. Baker (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 01/24/1915 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
5. Kinderszenen, Op. 15: no 7, Träumerei by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Pablo Casals (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/14/1915 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Pablo Casals 
6. Sonata for Cello and Basso Continuo in A major: Allegro by Luigi Boccherini
Performer:  Charles A. Baker (Piano), Pablo Casals (Cello)
Period: Classical 
Date of Recording: 04/19/1916 
Length: 4 Minutes 15 Secs. 
7. Sonata for Keyboard no 30 in D major, H 16 no 19: 2nd mvt, Adagio by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Eugene Istomin (Piano), Pablo Casals (Cello)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1767; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 1951 
Venue:  Perpignan 
Length: 6 Minutes 6 Secs. 
8. Canciones populares españolas (7): no 5, Nana by Manuel de Falla
Performer:  Eugene Istomin (Piano), Pablo Casals (Cello)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1915; Spain 
Date of Recording: 1953 
Venue:  Prades 
Length: 2 Minutes 10 Secs. 
9. El cant dels ocells by Traditional
Performer:  Pablo Casals (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prades Festival Orchestra
Written: Catalonia, Spain 
Date of Recording: 1950 
Venue:  Prades 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Enrique Casals 
10. Suite for Cello solo no 3 in C major, BWV 1009: 4th movement, Sarabande by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Pablo Casals (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/23/1915 
Venue:  New York City, NY 
Length: 3 Minutes 47 Secs. 
11. Pastorale in F major, BWV 590: 3rd movement, Adagio by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Pablo Casals (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1710; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/1951 
Venue:  Live  St. Michel de Cuixà Abbey Church 
Length: 4 Minutes 22 Secs. 
12. Concerto for Organ solo in C major, BWV 594 (after Vivaldi): Recitative by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Pablo Casals (Cello), Eugene Istomin (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1953 
Venue:  Prades 
Length: 4 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Marie Rosaboff 
13. Romance in A major by Bartolomeo Campagnoli
Performer:  Pablo Casals (Cello), Charles A. Baker (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Date of Recording: 01/27/1915 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 

Sound Samples

I. Prelude
II. Sarabande
Largo from Xerxes
The Swan
Spanish Dance No. 2
Romanza
Träumerei from Kinderszenen
Allegro from Cello Sonata in A Major
El Cant dels Ocells
Aria from Pastorale in F Major, BWV 590
Recitative from Organ Concerto No. 3, BWV 594
Adagio from Piano Sonata No. 19 in D Major, Hob. XVI 19
Nana (No. 5 from Seven Canciones Populares Españolas)

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