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Cinema Classics 8


Release Date: 10/04/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 556628   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Richard WagnerFrédéric ChopinGeorge Frideric HandelErik Satie,   ... 
Performer:  Idil BiretJozef CejkaJénö JandóBenjamin Frith
Conductor:  Michael HalászRichard EdlingerJeremy Summerly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Philharmonic OrchestraCapella IstropolitanaMoyzes String Quartet,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

Imported from : European Union   
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Works on This Recording

1. Tannhäuser: Overture by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1988 
Venue:  Slovak Philharmonic Hall, Bratislava 
Length: 9 Minutes 50 Secs. 
2. Nocturnes (3) for Piano, B 54/Op. 9: no 2 in E flat major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
Length: 4 Minutes 27 Secs. 
3. Serse, HWV 40: Suite by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Jozef Cejka (Oboe)
Conductor:  Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1986 
Venue:  Slovak Philharmonic Hall, Bratislava 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
4. Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 1, Lent et douloureux by Erik Satie
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
5. Quartet for Strings no 1 in E minor, T 116 "From my life": Allegro Vivo by Bedrich Smetana
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moyzes String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Czech Republic 
Length: 7 Minutes 52 Secs. 
6. Moments musicaux (6) for Piano, D 780/Op. 94: no 2 in A flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823-1828; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 5 Minutes 56 Secs. 
7. Concerto for Piano no 2 in D minor, Op. 40: 2nd movement, Adagio by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Benjamin Frith (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kosice Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Germany 
Length: 7 Minutes 45 Secs. 
8. L'apprenti sorcier by Paul Dukas
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; France 
Length: 11 Minutes 23 Secs. 
9. Miserere mei Deus: Miserere mei by Gregorio Allegri
Conductor:  Jeremy Summerly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Oxford Camerata
Period: Baroque 
Written: 17th Century; Italy 
Length: 10 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: Latin 

Sound Samples

Tannhauser: Overture (Meeting Venus)
Nocturne No. 2 in E flat major, Op. 9, No. 2: (Man Trouble)
Serse (Xerxes), HWV 40 (arr. for orchestra): Largo (Dangerous Liasons)
3 Gymnopedies: (My Dinner With Andre)
String Quartet No. 1 in E minor, "From my life": Allegro vivo - Appasionato (Sneakers)
6 Moments musicaux, Op. 94, D. 780: (Au revoir les enfants)
Il salmo Miserere mei Deus: (Chariots Of Fire)
Piano Concerto No. 2 in D minor, Op. 40: Adagio (A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy)
L'apprenti sorcier (The Sorcerer's Apprentice): (Fantasia)

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