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Candlelight Classics - Music For Romance

Barber / Mozart / Bruch / Ravel / Pco / Batiz
Release Date: 05/29/2001 
Label:  Griffin   Catalog #: 4025   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Heinrich Josef BaermannAram KhachaturianChristoph W. GluckCamille Saint-Saëns,   ... 
Performer:  Emma JohnsonPamela NicholsonXu WeiJulian Lloyd Webber,   ... 
Conductor:  Loris TjeknavorianSir Neville MarrinerAndrew SchenckEnrique Bátiz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pro Arte Guitar Trio
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

A rewarding programme of romantic adagios and nocturnes from popular classical works sometimes in special arrangements to bring out particular aspects of the music. A rewarding programme of romantic adagios and nocturnes from popular classical works sometimes in special arrangements to bring out particular aspects of the music. Read less

Works on This Recording

Adagio for Clarinet and Strings in D flat major by Heinrich Josef Baermann
Performer:  Emma Johnson (Clarinet)
Period: Romantic 
Length: 4 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Spartacus: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  Loris Tjeknavorian
Period: Modern 
Written: 1955 
Length: 9 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Pamela Nicholson (Piano), Xu Wei (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello), Yitkin Seow (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Quartet for Strings no 2 in D major: 3rd movement, Andante "Nocturne" by Alexander Borodin
Performer:  Kenneth Smith (Flute), Paul Rhodes (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Salut d'amour, Op. 12 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888/1889; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Dolly, Op. 56: no 1, Berceuse by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Andrew Schenck
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Length: 9 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 1, Lent et douloureux by Erik Satie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pro Arte Guitar Trio
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Emma Johnson (Clarinet)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Pavane pour une infante défunte by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Enrique Bátiz
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Concerto for Violin no 1 in G minor, Op. 26: Excerpt(s) by Max Bruch
Performer:  Xu Wei (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Germany 
Length: 8 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18: Adagio sostenuto by Sergey Rachmaninov
Performer:  Jorge Luis Prats (Piano)
Conductor:  Enrique Bátiz
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1900-1901; Russia 
Length: 10 Minutes 54 Secs. 

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