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Night Music 18 - Classical Favourites For Relaxing


Release Date: 09/01/2001 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8556618   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Francesco ManfrediniFrédéric ChopinMario Castelnuovo-TedescoFranz Joseph Haydn,   ... 
Performer:  Idil BiretNorbert KraftChristian BendaJózsef Kiss,   ... 
Conductor:  Jaroslav KrcekNicholas WardDaniel NazarethMátyás Antal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella IstropolitanaNorthern Chamber OrchestraPrague Chamber Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Includes work(s) by various composers. Includes work(s) by various composers. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerti grossi (12), Op. 3: no 12 in C major "Christmas Concerto" - Excerpt(s) by Francesco Manfredini
Conductor:  Jaroslav Krcek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1718; Italy 
2.
Nocturnes (3) for Piano, B 54/Op. 9: no 1 in B flat minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Idil Biret (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830-1831; Poland 
3.
Concerto for Guitar no 1 in D major, Op. 99 by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Performer:  Norbert Kraft (Guitar)
Conductor:  Nicholas Ward
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Northern Chamber Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; Florence, Italy 
4.
Symphony no 35 in B flat major, H 1 no 35 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  Nicholas Ward
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Northern Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1767; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
5.
Concerto for Cello no 1 in A major: Romance by Carl Stamitz
Performer:  Christian Benda (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1777; London, England 
6.
Quartet for Oboe and Strings in F major, K 370 (368b): 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  József Kiss (Oboe)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kodály String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781; Munich, Germany 
7.
Chaconne for Piano, Op. 62 by Marie-Auguste Durand
Performer:  Nora Mercz (Harp), János Bálint (Flute)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
8.
Phantasiestücke (8) for Piano, Op. 12: no 1, Des Abends by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Benjamin Frith (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Germany 
9.
Pictures at an exhibition: no 4, The Old Castle by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Daniel Nazareth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Russia 
10.
Concerto for Oboe in B flat major, Wq 164/H 466 by Carl Philipp Emmanuel Bach
Performer:  József Kiss (Oboe)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ferenc Erkel Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1765; Berlin, Germany 
11.
Italian Concerto, BWV 971: 2nd movement, Andante by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Joseph Banowetz (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; Leipzig, Germany 
12.
Quartet for Strings in D major, Op. 20 no 4/H 3 no 34: 2nd movement, Un poco adagio affetuoso by Franz Joseph Haydn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kodály String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1772; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
13.
Concerto for Piano no 22 in E flat major, K 482: Excerpt(s) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  Mátyás Antal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Concentus Hungaricus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 

Sound Samples

Concerto Grosso in C major, Op. 3, No. 12: Largo
Nocturne No. 1 in B flat minor, Op. 9, No. 1: Nocturne In B Flat Minor, Op. 9, No. 1
Guitar Concerto No. 1 in D major, Op. 99: Andantino alla romanza
Symphony No. 35 in B flat major, Hob.I:35: Andante
Cello Concerto No. 2 in A major: Romance: Andantino
Oboe Quartet in F major, K. 370: Adagio
Chaconne in A flat minor: Chaconne In A Flat Minor
Fantasiestucke, Op. 12: Des Abends
Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. M. Ravel): Pictures at an Exhibition: II. Il vecchio castello (orch. M. Ravel)
Oboe Concerto in E flat major, Wq. 40, H. 467: Adagio ma non troppo
Concerto in the Italian Style in F major, BWV 971, "Italian Concerto": Andante
String Quartet No. 27 in D major, Op. 20, No. 4, Hob.III:34: Un poco adagio e affetuoso
Piano Concerto No. 22 in E flat major, K. 482: Andante

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