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Best Of Naxos Vol 7 - Penguin Guide Recommendations


Release Date: 10/05/2000 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 550007   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonio VivaldiLuigi BoccheriniFranz Joseph HaydnWolfgang Amadeus Mozart,   ... 
Performer:  Juray CizmarovicLudovít KantaJénö JandóTakako Nishizaki,   ... 
Conductor:  Jaroslav KrcekPeter BreinerBarry WordsworthAndrás Ligeti,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella IstropolitanaKodály String QuartetConcentus Hungaricus,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Violin in G minor, Op. 12 no 1/RV 317: Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Juray Cizmarovic (Violin)
Conductor:  Jaroslav Krcek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1729; Venice, Italy 
2.
Concerto for Cello in B flat major, G 482: 3rd movement, Rondo-Allegro by Luigi Boccherini
Performer:  Ludovít Kanta (Cello)
Conductor:  Peter Breiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1785 
3.
Symphony no 94 in G major, H 1 no 94 "Surprise": 2nd movement, Andante by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; London, England 
4.
Quartet for Strings in D minor, Op. 76 no 2 "Quinten": Vivace assai by Franz Joseph Haydn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kodály String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  András Ligeti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Concentus Hungaricus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
6.
Rondo for Violin and Orchestra no 2 in C major, K 373 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Written: 1781 
7.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 5 in F major, Op. 24 "Spring": 2nd movement, Adagio molto espressivo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin), Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800-1801; Vienna, Austria 
8.
Romance for Violin and Orchestra no 2 in F major, Op. 50 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Kenneth Jean
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1798; Vienna, Austria 
9.
Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64: 1st movement, Allegro molto appassionato by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Kenneth Jean
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
10.
Otello: Fuoco di gioia by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Oliver Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava,  Slovak Philharmonic Chorus Bratislava
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Italy 
11.
Hungarian Dances (21) for Orchestra, WoO 1: no 5 in G minor by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  István Bogár
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
12.
Lachian Dances: no 2, The Blessed One by Leos Janácek
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; Brno, Czech Republic 
13.
Ma mčre l'oye: Les entretiens de la belle et de la bęte by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Kenneth Jean
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908-1910; France 
14.
Cinderella Suite no 1, Op. 107: Introduction by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  Andrew Mogrelia
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra Kosice
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; USSR 
15.
Concerto for Viola in G major, TV 51 no G 9: 1st movement, Largo by Georg Philipp Telemann
Performer:  Ladislav Kyselak (Viola)
Conductor:  Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1716-1721; Frankfurt, Germany 
16.
Serenade for Strings in E major, Op. 22: 5th movement, Allegro vivace by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Jaroslav Krcek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; Bohemia 

Sound Samples

Violin Concerto in G minor, Op. 12, No. 1, RV 317: : I. Allegro
Viola Concerto in G major, TWV 51:G9: II. Largo
Cello Concerto in B flat major (arr. F. Grutzmacher): Cello Concerto in B flat major, G. 482: III. Rondo: Allegro
Symphony No. 94 in G major, Hob.I:94, "The Surprise": Symphony No. 94 in G major, "Surprise": II. Andante
String Quartet No. 61 in D minor, Op. 76, No. 2, Hob.III:76, "Fifths": String Quartet in D minor, Op. 76/2, Hob.III:76, "Fifths": IV. Finale: Vivace assai
Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major, K. 467, "Elvira Madigan": II. Andante
Rondo in C major, K. 373
Violin Sonata No. 5 in F major, Op. 24, "Spring": II. Adagio molto espressivo
Romance No. 2 in F major, Op. 50
Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64: III. Allegro molto vivace
Otello: Fuoco di gioia (Chorus)
21 Hungarian Dances, WoO 1 (version for orchestra): Hungarian Dance No. 5 in G minor
Serenade in E major, Op. 22, B. 52: Serenade for Strings in E major, Op. 22, B. 52: V. Finale: Allegro vivace
Lasske tance (Lachian Dances), JW VI/17: Lachian Dance, JW VI/17, No. 2: Pozehnany (Blessed)
Ma mere l'oye (Mother Goose) (version for orchestra): Ma mere l'oye (Mother Goose) : Les entretiens de la belle et de la bete
Cinderella Suite No. 1, Op. 107: Cinderella: Suite No. 1, Op. 107: Introduction

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