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Cello For Relaxation / Isserlis, Harnoy, Starker, Et Al


Release Date: 06/19/2001 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 63798   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Gabriel FauréFranz Joseph HaydnFranz LisztCamille Saint-Saëns,   ... 
Performer:  Steven IsserlisPascal DevoyonThomas AdčsStephen Hough,   ... 
Conductor:  Roger NorringtonSir Charles MackerrasAntonio de AlmeidaPaul Robinson,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of EuropeLondon Philharmonic OrchestraPrague Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Sicilienne for Cello and Piano, Op. 78 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Steven Isserlis (Cello), Pascal Devoyon (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; France 
2. Morceau de concours for Flute and Piano in F major by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Steven Isserlis (Cello), Thomas Adčs (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; France 
3. Concerto for Cello no 1 in C major, H 7b no 1: 2nd movement, Adagio by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Steven Isserlis (Cello)
Conductor:  Roger Norrington
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Period: Classical 
Written: circa 1761-1765; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
4. Die Zelle in Nonnenwerth, S 534 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano), Steven Isserlis (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1843; Germany 
5. Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Dudley Moore (Piano), Steven Isserlis (Cello), Michael Tilson Thomas (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
6. Stücke (5) im Volkston for Cello and Piano, Op. 102: no 2, Langsam by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Christoph Eschenbach (Piano), Steven Isserlis (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Germany 
7. Canzone for Cello and Orchestra in B flat major, Op. 55 by Max Bruch
Performer:  Ofra Harnoy (Cello)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Germany 
8. Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor, B 160/Op. 65: 3rd movement, Largo by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Ofra Harnoy (Cello), Cyprien Katsaris (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Paris, France 
9. From the Bohemian forest, Op. 68/B 133: no 5, Silent Woods by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Ofra Harnoy (Cello)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Bohemia 
10. Concerto for Cello in G major "Concerto militaire": 2nd movement, Andante by Jacques Offenbach
Performer:  Ofra Harnoy (Cello)
Conductor:  Antonio de Almeida
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; Paris, France 
Notes: This composition has been completed by a certain Clément. 
11. Concerto for Cello in G minor, RV 417: 2nd movement, Andante by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Ofra Harnoy (Cello)
Conductor:  Paul Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toronto Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
12. Suite for Cello solo no 6 in D major, BWV 1012: 2nd movement, Allemande by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  János Starker (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
13. Caprice and Elegy for Cello and Orchestra: Caprice by Frederick Delius
Performer:  János Starker (Cello)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; France 
14. Adagio and Allegro for Horn and Piano in A flat major, Op. 70: Adagio by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Steven Isserlis (Cello), Christoph Eschenbach (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Germany 
15. Chant for Cello by John Tavener
Performer:  Steven Isserlis (Cello)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1995; England 

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