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The Best Of Vivaldi


Release Date: 09/15/1997 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8556655   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Takako NishizakiJirí VálekStefan SchilliMichael Meekes,   ... 
Conductor:  Stephen GunzenhauserJaroslav KrcekPiergiorgio MorandiNicholas Kraemer,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella IstropolitanaFailoni Chamber OrchestraCity of London Sinfonia,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
2. Concerto for Flute in D major, Op. 10 no 3/RV 428 "Il gardellino" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Jirí Válek (Flute)
Conductor:  Jaroslav Krcek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1728; Venice, Italy 
3. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
4. Concerto for Oboe in A minor, RV 461 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Stefan Schilli (Oboe)
Conductor:  Piergiorgio Morandi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Failoni Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
5. Concerto for 2 Trumpets in C major by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Michael Meekes (Trumpet), Crispian Steele-Perkins (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Nicholas Kraemer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: Baroque 
6. Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno": 2nd movement, Adagio molto by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
7. Concerto for Cello in C minor, RV 401 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Raphael Wallfisch (Cello)
Conductor:  Nicholas Kraemer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
8. Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
9. Concerto for Piccolo in C major, RV 443 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Jirí Stivín (Piccolo)
Conductor:  Oliver Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
10. Concerto for Bassoon in E minor, RV 484 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Frantisek Herman (Bassoon)
Conductor:  Jaroslav Krcek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
11. Concerto for 2 Mandolins in G major, RV 532: 2nd movement, Andante by Antonio Vivaldi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
12. Concerto for Violin in G minor, Op. 8 no 2/RV 315 "L'estate": Adagio-Presto by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
13. Concerto for 2 Violins in A minor, Op. 3 no 8/RV 522: 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Jindrich Pazdera (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accademia Ziliniana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711; Venice, Italy 

Sound Samples

The 4 Seasons: Violin Concerto in E major, Op. 8, No. 1, RV 269, "La primavera" (Spring): The Four Seasons, RV 269: "Spring": Allegro
Concerto for 2 Guitars in G major, RV 532: Concerto in G major for Two Guitars: Andante
Flute Concerto in D major, Op. 10, No. 3, RV 428, "Il gardellino": Allegro
Flute Concerto in D major, Op. 10, No. 3, RV 428, "Il gardellino": Cantabile
Flute Concerto in D major, Op. 10, No. 3, RV 428, "Il gardellino": Allegro
The 4 Seasons: Violin Concerto in E major, Op. 8, No. 1, RV 269, "La primavera" (Spring): The Four Seasons, "Spring": Largo e pianissimo sempre
Oboe Concerto in A minor, RV 461: Allegro non molto
Oboe Concerto in A minor, RV 461: Larghetto
Oboe Concerto in A minor, RV 461: (Allegro)
The 4 Seasons: Violin Concerto in G minor, Op. 8, No. 2, RV 315, "L'estate" (Summer): The Four Seasons, "Summer": Largo e pianissimo sempre
Concerto for 2 Trumpets in C major, RV 537: Allegro
Concerto for 2 Trumpets in C major, RV 537: Largo
Concerto for 2 Trumpets in C major, RV 537: Allegro
The 4 Seasons: Violin Concerto in F major, Op. 8, No. 3, RV 293, "L'autunno" (Autumn): II. Adagio molto
Cello Concerto in C minor, RV 401: Allegro non molto
Cello Concerto in C minor, RV 401: Adagio
Cello Concerto in C minor, RV 401: Allegro ma non molto
The 4 Seasons: Violin Concerto in F minor, Op. 8, No. 4, RV 297, "L'inverno" (Winter): II. Largo
Concerto in C major, RV 443: Allegro
Concerto in C major, RV 443: Largo
Concerto in C major, RV 443: Allegro molto
Violin Concerto in A minor, Op. 4, No. 4, RV 357: Violin Concerto in A minor: Largo
Bassoon Concerto in E minor, RV 484: Allegro poco
Bassoon Concerto in E minor, RV 484: Andante
Bassoon Concerto in E minor, RV 484: Allegro

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