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Night Music 11 - Classical Favourites For Relaxing


Release Date: 09/01/2001 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8556611   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Christoph W. GluckJohannes BrahmsJohann Sebastian BachWolfgang Amadeus Mozart,   ... 
Performer:  Idil BiretTakako NishizakiAlexander JablokovBalázs Szokolay,   ... 
Conductor:  Oliver DohnányiBarry WordsworthAndrás LigetiOndrej Lenárd,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella IstropolitanaMoyzes String QuartetConcentus Hungaricus,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits by Christoph W. Gluck
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 4 Secs. 
2.
Pieces (8) for Piano, Op. 76: no 3, Intermezzo in A flat major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
3.
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: 2nd movement, Largo ma non tanto by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin), Alexander Jablokov (Violin)
Conductor:  Oliver Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1989 
Venue:  Slovak Philharmonic Hall, Bratislava 
Length: 6 Minutes 43 Secs. 
4.
Symphony no 36 in C major, K 425 "Linz": 2nd movement, Poco adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical 
Written: 1783; Linz, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 55 Secs. 
5.
Etudes (12) for Piano, Op. 10: no 3 in E major, B 74 "Tristesse" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
6.
Quartet for Strings no 1 in E minor, T 116 "From my life": Largo sostenuto by Bedrich Smetana
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moyzes String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Czech Republic 
Length: 8 Minutes 42 Secs. 
7.
Concerto for Piano no 23 in A major, K 488: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  András Ligeti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Concentus Hungaricus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1989 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 6 Minutes 24 Secs. 
8.
La traviata: Act 1 Prelude by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Czech Radio Concert Hall, Bratislava 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
9.
Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 2, Death of Ase by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kosice Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  CSR Philharmonic Concert Hall, Kosice 
Length: 5 Minutes 43 Secs. 
10.
Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 6 in F major - 3rd movement, Largo by Arcangelo Corelli
Conductor:  Jaroslav Krcek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1712; Rome, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 7 Secs. 
11.
Lyric Pieces (6), Book 9, Op. 68: no 5, Cradle song by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano), Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Norway 
Length: 2 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Godar 
12.
Concerto for Clarinet no 1 in F minor, J 114/Op. 73: 2nd movement, Adagio ma non troppo by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Ernst Ottensamer (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kosice Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1811; Munich, Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 49 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance Of The Blessed Spirits from
8 Piano Pieces , Op. 76: Intermezzo Op. 76, No. 3
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: Largo ma non tanto
Symphony No. 36 in C major, K. 425, "Linz": Poco adagio
Clarinet Concerto No. 1 in F minor, Op. 73, J. 114: Adagio ma non troppo
Etudes, Op. 10: Etude No. 3 in E Major, Op. 10, No. 3
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46: Aase's Death
Concerto Grosso in F major, Op. 6, No. 6: Largo
String Quartet No. 1 in E minor, "From my life": Largo sostenuto
Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major, K. 488: Adagio
2 Lyric Pieces, Op. 68 (version for orchestra): Cradle Song
La traviata: Prelude To Act I

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