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Guitar Recital - Paganini, Scarlatti, Et Al / John Williams


Release Date: 04/16/1996 
Label:  Sony Classical Essential Classics Catalog #: 62425   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Niccolò PaganiniMauro GiulianiHeitor Villa-LobosDomenico Scarlatti
Performer:  John Williams
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Caprices (24) for Violin solo, Op. 1: no 24 in A minor by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1805; Italy 
Notes: Transcribed: John Williams 
2.
Sonata for Guitar in A major, MS 3 "Grande" by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Notes: Transcribed: John Williams 
3.
Variations for Guitar in A major on a theme by Handel, Op. 107 by Mauro Giuliani
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
4.
Preludes (5) for Guitar, W 419 by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; Brazil 
5.
Sonata for Harpsichord in E major, K 380/L 23 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
Notes: Transcribed: John Williams 
6.
Sonata for Harpsichord in A major, K 208/L 238 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
Notes: Transcribed: John Williams 
7.
Sonata for Harpsichord in A minor, K 175/L 429 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
Notes: Transcribed: John Williams 
8.
Sonata for Harpsichord in A major, K 322/L 483 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
Notes: Transcribed: John Williams 
9.
Sonata for Harpsichord in D minor, K 213/L 108 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
Notes: Transcribed: John Williams 
10.
Sonata for Harpsichord in C major, K 159/L 104 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
Notes: Transcribed: John Williams 

Sound Samples

Caprice Op. 1, No. 24 for Solo Violin. Tema. Quasi Presto - Var. I-XI
I. Allegro risoluto
II. Romanza. Più tosto largo. Amorosamente
III. Andantino variato. Scherzando - Var. I-VI
Sonata in E Major. Andante commodo, K 380 (L 23)
Sonata in A Major. Andante è cantabile, K 208 (L 238)
Sonata in A minor. Allegro, K 175 (L 429)
Sonata in A Major. Allegro, K 322 (L 485)
Sonata in D minor. Andante, K 213 (L 108)
Sonata in D Major. Allegro, K 159 (L 104) (originally in C Major)
Prelude No. 1 in E minor. Andantino expressivo
Prelude No. 2 in E Major. Andantino
Prelude No. 3 in A minor. Andante
Prelude No. 4 in E minor. Lento
Prelude No. 5 in D Major. Poco animato
Variations on a Theme by Handel, Op. 107 (The Harmonious Blacksmith). Tema. Andantino - Var. I-VI

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