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Classical Melodies For Easter

Classical Melodies For Easter / Various (Dig)
Release Date: 02/09/2010 
Label:  Berlin Classics   Catalog #: 149392   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachPietro MascagniAntonio VivaldiNiccolò Paganini,   ... 
Performer:  Ion VoicuIgor OistrakhWalter OlbertzKarl Suske,   ... 
Conductor:  Thomas ZehetmairKurt MasurOtmar SuitnerHeinz Bongartz,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Soloists
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Berlin Chamber Orchestra/Igor Oistrakh: violin/Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra/Thomas Zehetmair: violin/Dresden Philharmonic/Walter Olbertz: piano

J.S. BACH: Tönet ihr Pauken! (Resound ye drums!) • MASCAGNI: Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo • VIVALDI: Spring from The Four Seasons • PAGANINI: Violin Concerto No. 1 (exc.) • MENDELSSOHN: Violin Concerto in E minor (exc.) • GRIEG: Prelude from Holberg Suite • and more

The Basics story continues! This month Berlin Classics releases more classical music highlights in delightfully cohesive combinations and with appropriate visuals.
Berlin Chamber Orchestra/Igor Oistrakh: violin/Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra/Thomas Zehetmair: violin/Dresden Philharmonic/Walter Olbertz: piano

J.S. BACH: Tönet ihr Pauken! (Resound ye drums!) • MASCAGNI: Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo • VIVALDI: Spring from The Four Seasons • PAGANINI: Violin Concerto No. 1 (exc.) • MENDELSSOHN: Violin Concerto in E minor (exc.) • GRIEG: Prelude from Holberg Suite • and more

The Basics story continues! This month Berlin Classics releases more classical music highlights in delightfully cohesive combinations and with appropriate visuals.
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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Conductor:  Thomas Zehetmair
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
2. Symphony No. 9 in C major: 4. Allegro vivace by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Period: Romantic 
Written: 03/12/1823; Germany 
Length: 10 Minutes 26 Secs. 
3. Der Barbier von Sevilla: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Otmar Suitner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 22 Secs. 
4. Concerto for Violin no 1 in D major, Op. 6: 3rd movement, Allegro spirituoso by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Ion Voicu (Violin)
Conductor:  Heinz Bongartz
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1817 
Length: 8 Minutes 42 Secs. 
5. From Holberg's Time, Op. 40: 1st movement, Prelude by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Jörg-Peter Weigle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884; Norway 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
6. Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64: 3. Allegro non troppo by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Igor Oistrakh (Violin)
Conductor:  Franz Konwitschny
Period: Romantic 
Written: 09/16/1844; Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 9 Secs. 
7. Tönet, ihr Pauken! Erschallet Trompeten!, BWV 214: Tönet, Ihr Pauken! Erschallet Trompeten! by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1733; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 7 Minutes 38 Secs. 
8. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 5 in F major, Op. 24 "Spring": 1st movement, Allegro by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Walter Olbertz (Piano), Karl Suske (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800-1801; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 32 Secs. 
9. Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Helmut Koch
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 35 Secs. 
10. Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Hans Otto (Organ)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 55 Secs. 

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