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Best Of Naxos Vol 6


Release Date: 02/15/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 550006   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Frédéric ChopinAntonín DvorákFelix MendelssohnPeter Ilyich Tchaikovsky,   ... 
Performer:  István SzékelyTakako NishizakiErnst Ottensamer
Conductor:  Gyula NémethStephen GunzenhauserKenneth JeanJaroslav Krcek,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony OrchestraSlovak State Philharmonic OrchestraCapella Istropolitana,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21: 2nd movement, Larghetto by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  István Székely (Piano)
Conductor:  Gyula Németh
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 8 Minutes 58 Secs. 
2. Symphony no 7 in D minor, Op. 70/B 141: 3rd movement, Scherzo by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884-1885; Bohemia 
Length: 7 Minutes 47 Secs. 
3. Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64: 2nd movement, Andante by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Kenneth Jean
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/1988 
Venue:  Slovak Philharmonic Hall, Bratislava 
Length: 9 Minutes 26 Secs. 
4. Serenade for Strings in E major, Op. 22: 2nd movement, Tempo di Valse by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Jaroslav Krcek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; Bohemia 
Length: 7 Minutes 10 Secs. 
5. Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 29, Act 4 - Scčne finale by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1989 
Venue:  Slovak Radio Concert Hall, Bratislava 
Length: 4 Minutes 49 Secs. 
6. Hungarian Rhapsodies (6) for Orchestra, S 359: no 2 in D minor by Franz Liszt
Conductor:  Mátyás Antal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 04/1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 10 Minutes 45 Secs. 
7. 1812 Overture, Op. 49 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
Length: 15 Minutes 32 Secs. 
8. Espańa by Emmanuel Chabrier
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; France 
Date of Recording: 01/1991 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 6 Minutes 1 Secs. 
9. Concerto for Clarinet no 1 in F minor, J 114/Op. 73: 3rd movement, Rondo by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Ernst Ottensamer (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kosice Slovak State Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1811; Munich, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1990 
Length: 6 Minutes 32 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Espana
Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op. 21: Larghetto
Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op. 70, B. 141: Scherzo: Vivace - Poco meno mosso
Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64: Andante - Allegro non troppo
Serenade in E major, Op. 22, B. 52: Tempo di valse
Swan Lake, Op. 20: Scene finale
Clarinet Concerto No. 1 in F minor, Op. 73, J. 114: Rondo: Allegretto
6 Hungarian Rhapsodies, S359/R441: No. 2 in D minor
1812 Festival Overture, Op. 49: 1812 Overture, Op. 49

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