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Night Music 9 - Classical Favourites For Relaxing


Release Date: 09/01/2001 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8556609   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartJohann Sebastian BachFranz Joseph HaydnLudwig van Beethoven,   ... 
Performer:  Jénö JandóTakako NishizakiStefan VladarAlexander Lakatos,   ... 
Conductor:  Richard EdlingerBarry WordsworthKenneth JeanKenneth Schermerhorn,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella IstropolitanaSlovak State Philharmonic OrchestraBratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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This selection is part of 5-CD set, Naxos 8-505009. This selection is part of 5-CD set, Naxos 8-505009. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Piano no 14 in C minor, K 457: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1784; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1991 
Venue:  Unitarian Church, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 14 Secs. 
2.
Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 63, O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/1988 
Venue:  Slovak Philharmonic Hall, Bratislava 
Length: 3 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Breiner 
3.
Symphony no 83 in G minor, H 1 no 83 "The Hen": 2nd movement, Andante by Franz Joseph Haydn
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 09/1988 
Venue:  Czech Radio Concert Hall, Bratislava 
Length: 5 Minutes 43 Secs. 
4.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61: 2nd movement, Larghetto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Kenneth Jean
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 07/1988 
Venue:  Reduta Concert Hall, Bratislava 
Length: 10 Minutes 12 Secs. 
5.
Bunte Blätter for Piano, Op. 99: Ziemlich langsam by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Stefan Vladar (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1849; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
6.
Lemminkäinen Suite, Op. 22: no 3, Swan of Tuonela by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Kenneth Schermerhorn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893-1897; Finland 
Length: 8 Minutes 47 Secs. 
7.
Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/1987 
Venue:  Slovak Philharmonic Hall, Bratislava 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
8.
Quartet for Strings no 17 in B flat major, K 458 "Hunt": 3rd Movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Alexander Lakatos (Viola), Ján Slávik (Cello), Frantisek Török (Violin),
Stanislav Mucha (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moyzes String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1784; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1988 
Venue:  Czech Radio Concert Hall, Bratislava 
Length: 7 Minutes 15 Secs. 
9.
Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16: 2nd movement, Adagio by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Jénö Jandó (Piano)
Conductor:  András Ligeti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868/1907; Norway 
Date of Recording: 03/1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 5 Minutes 49 Secs. 
10.
Trio for Piano and Strings no 1 in E flat major: Andante grazioso by Franz Berwald
Performer:  Csaba Onczay (Cello), András Kiss (Violin), Ilona Prunyi (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Sweden 
Length: 4 Minutes 19 Secs. 
11.
Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 1, Lent et douloureux by Erik Satie
Conductor:  Ondrej Lenárd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
12.
Les saisons, Op. 37b: no 3, Mars "Chant de l'alouette" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Ilona Prunyi (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 07/1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1875 - 1876). 
13.
Overture for Strings in G minor, BWV 1070: Aria by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Jaroslav Dvorák
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Date of Recording: 1989 
Venue:  Moyzes Hall, Bratislava 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Notes: This work is now attributed to Wilhelm Friedemann Bach. 
14.
Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Keith Clark
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
15.
Water Music, HWV 348-350: Bourée(s) by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Bohdan Warchal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1715/1736; London, England 
Date of Recording: 01/1988 
Venue:  Slovak Philharmonic Hall, Bratislava 
Length: 1 Minutes 36 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Suite Bergamasque (arr. for orchestra): Clair de lune
Piano Sonata No. 14 in C minor, K. 457: Andante
O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden: ''
Symphony No. 83 in G minor, Hob.I:83, "La poule" (The Hen): Andante
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61: II. Larghetto
Bunte Blatter, Op. 99: Ziemlich langsam
Lemminkainen Suite, Op. 22: II. The Swan of Tuonela
The 4 Seasons: Violin Concerto in F minor, Op. 8, No. 4, RV 297, "L'inverno" (Winter): II. Largo
String Quartet No. 17 in B flat major, K. 458, "Hunt": Adagio
Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16: Adagio
Water Music: Suite No. 2, HWV 349: Water Music: Suite No. 2 in D major, HWV 349: V. Lentement
Piano Trio No. 1 in E flat major: Andante grazioso
3 Gymnopedies: Gymnopedie No. 1
Les Saisons (The Seasons), Op. 37b: No. 3. March: Chant de l'alouette
Suite (Overture) No. 5 in G minor, BWV 1070: Aria

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