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The Jane Austen Companion


Release Date: 06/18/1996 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 7032   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Felix MendelssohnMichael HaydnKarl Friedrich FaschJohann Christian Bach,   ... 
Performer:  John WallacePeter ThomasJohn AndersonRainer Küchl,   ... 
Conductor:  William BoughtonAdám FischerChristopher Warren-GreenMichel Swierczewski,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String OrchestraAustro-Hungarian Haydn OrchestraPhilharmonia Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Symphony for Strings no 4 in C minor: Andante by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1821; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1987 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is also available on Nimbus 5141. 
2. Symphony in F major: Andante by Michael Haydn
Conductor:  Adám Fischer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is also available on Nimbus 5392. 
3. Concerto for Trumpet, Oboe d'Amore and Violin in E major: Affetuoso by Karl Friedrich Fasch
Performer:  John Wallace (Trumpet), Peter Thomas (Violin), John Anderson (Oboe d'amore)
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 18th Century; Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/1988 
Venue:  Watford Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is also available on Nimbus 7016. 
4. Grand Overtures (6), Op. 18: no 5 in E major for Double Orchestra - 2nd movement, Andante by Johann Christian Bach
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1781 
Date of Recording: 1992 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is also available on Nimbus 5403. 
5. Concerto for Violin no 1 in C major, H 7a no 1: 2nd movement, Adagio by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Rainer Küchl (Violin)
Conductor:  Adám Fischer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1769 
Length: 5 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is also available on Nimbus 5258. 
6. Symphonies (8), Op. 2: no 6 in F major - 2nd movement, Larghetto by William Boyce
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; England 
Date of Recording: 1992 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is also available (along with the other Boyce symphonic excerpts on this disc) on Nimbus 5345. 
7. Concerto for Cello no 1 in C major, H 7b no 1: 2nd movement, Adagio by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Alexander Michejew (Cello)
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: circa 1761-1765; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 06/1985 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ. of Birmingham, England 
Length: 8 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Notes: This selection was formerly available on Nimbus 5035. 
8. Symphonies (8), Op. 2: no 1 in Bb - 1st movement, Allegro by William Boyce
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1756; England 
Date of Recording: 1992 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is also available (along with the other Boyce symphonic excerpts on this disc) on Nimbus 5345. 
9. Symphonies (8), Op. 2: no 1 in Bb - 2nd movement, Moderato e dolce by William Boyce
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1756; England 
Date of Recording: 1992 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is also available (along with the other Boyce symphonic excerpts on this disc) on Nimbus 5345. 
10. Symphony no 3 in C major: Andante by Etienne-Nicolas Méhul
Conductor:  Michel Swierczewski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gulbenkian Foundation Symphony Orchestra Lisbon
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; France 
Date of Recording: 12/1988 
Venue:  Lisbon, Portugal 
Length: 7 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is also available on Nimbus 5184. 
11. Symphony no 94 in G major, H 1 no 94 "Surprise": 3rd movement, Minuet by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  Adám Fischer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; London, England 
Venue:  Haydn Hall, Esterhazy Palace, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is also included in the five-disc set of Haydn "London" Symphonies on Nimbus 5200/04. 
12. Symphony no 5 in B flat major, D 485: 2nd movement, Andante con moto by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Roy Goodman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hanover Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is also included on the four-disc set of complete Schubert Symphonies conducted by Roy Goodman: Nimbus 5270/73. 
13. Symphonies (8), Op. 2: no 2 in A major - Vivace by William Boyce
Conductor:  William Boughton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English String Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1756; England 
Date of Recording: 1992 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is also available (along with the other Boyce symphonic excerpts on this disc) on Nimbus 5345. 
14. Concerto for Trumpet in E flat major, H 7e no 1: 2nd movement, Adagio by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  John Wallace (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1983 
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is also available on Nimbus 7016. 
15. Symphony no 1 in D major, D 82: 2nd movement, Andante by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Roy Goodman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hanover Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1813; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is also included in the four-disc set of complete Schubert Symphonies conducted by Roy Goodman: Nimbus 5270/73. 

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