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The Little Record Of Calm - Favorite Adagios


Release Date: 01/01/2000 
Label:  Fine Tune   Catalog #: 4412   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Tomaso AlbinoniJohann Sebastian BachPietro MascagniGeorge Frideric Handel,   ... 
Performer:  Roswitha RandacherCarlos RiveraRoderick ElmsAlexander Barantschik,   ... 
Conductor:  Adrian LeaperPhilip Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraPrague Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor by Tomaso Albinoni
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Notes: This work was reconstructed by Remo Giazotto in 1945 from a fragment by Albinoni. 
2. Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Roswitha Randacher (Violin), Carlos Rivera (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
3. Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo by Pietro Mascagni
Conductor:  Philip Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Notes: Composition written: Italy (1888).
Composition revised: Italy (1889). 
4. Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Philip Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
5. Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Roderick Elms (Piano)
Conductor:  Philip Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
6. Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno": 2nd movement, Adagio molto by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Alexander Barantschik (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
7. Berceuse for Piano in D flat major, B 154/Op. 57 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Lucy Parham (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Paris, France 
8. Suite bergamasque: 3. Clair de lune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Catherine Cournot (Piano)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1890; France 
9. Thaïs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Peter Degenhardt (Piano), Michael Dauth (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
10. The maiden's prayer by T Badarzewska-Baranowska
Performer:  Lucy Parham (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1856; Warsaw, Poland 
11. Fantasia on Greensleeves by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Philip Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
12. Salut d'amour, Op. 12 by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Philip Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888/1889; England 
13. Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits by Christoph W. Gluck
Conductor:  Philip Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
14. Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16: 2nd movement, Adagio by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Philip Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
15. Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Conductor:  Philip Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra

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